The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank - 7 16
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford - 11.11% 10.64%
As % of the Vendors category - 25.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 7.14% 44.44% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 6
Average salary £27,500 £29,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.77% -34.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hertford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertford 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) NFS
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Law
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) MSTest
1 4 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (100.00%) NMock
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Hertford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MSTest
1 4 (100.00%) NMock
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (75.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) OOD
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) NFS