The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank - 3 13
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove - 40.00% 3.23%
As % of the Vendors category - 100.00% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 1
Average salary - £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.33%
Microsoft
East Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Hove
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
0 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hove - 40.00% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hove

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Hove

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hove 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 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
2 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) SAS
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Hove 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 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 3 (33.33%) SAS
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Solutions Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
1 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) RESTful
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) CSS
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) OO
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) TDD
1 5 (55.56%) BDD
1 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL