The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Helensburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Helensburgh 33.33% 100.00% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £27,000 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Argyll and Bute

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Helensburgh region.

Vendors Category
Helensburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Helensburgh 33.33% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £27,000 - £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Helensburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Helensburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Helensburgh

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Helensburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Helensburgh region.

Microsoft Salary Trend in Helensburgh

Microsoft
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Helensburgh

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Helensburgh region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Helensburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Helensburgh region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA