The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hoddesdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hoddesdon region.

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

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hoddesdon 10.00% - 66.67%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% - 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Average salary £50,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Vendors Category
Hoddesdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hoddesdon 30.00% - 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 8
Average salary £38,000 - £23,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 - £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hoddesdon

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hoddesdon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hoddesdon

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hoddesdon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hoddesdon

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hoddesdon 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%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hoddesdon by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hoddesdon 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) DHTML
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) DevExpress