The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kidderminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kidderminster 47.06% 12.50% 38.46%
As % of the Vendors category 53.33% 100.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Microsoft
Worcestershire

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

Vendors Category
Kidderminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
15 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kidderminster 88.24% 12.50% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Kidderminster

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Kidderminster

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Kidderminster

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Kidderminster

Microsoft
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Kidderminster

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kidderminster 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 7 (77.78%) Exchequer
1 7 (77.78%) Pegasus
1 7 (77.78%) Pegasus Opera
1 7 (77.78%) Sage
1 7 (77.78%) ACCA
1 7 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCT
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Kidderminster by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kidderminster 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Exchequer
1 7 (77.78%) Pegasus Opera
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) IT Trainer
2 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Trainer
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) ACCA
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCSA
2 1 (11.11%) MCT
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Pegasus
1 7 (77.78%) Sage
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco