The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 32 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 19 22 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 5.15% 4.07% 2.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.17% 20.37% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 19 21 9
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
SharePoint
Leicestershire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
82 108 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 22.22% 19.96% 20.87%
Number of salaries quoted 81 101 59
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,250 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Leicester

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in Leicester

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint.

1 27 (57.45%) .NET
2 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
4 15 (31.91%) HTML
5 14 (29.79%) Web Services
5 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (27.66%) CSS
7 12 (25.53%) C#
7 12 (25.53%) SQL
7 12 (25.53%) jQuery
8 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
8 10 (21.28%) XML
8 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
8 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (19.15%) Windows
10 8 (17.02%) CRM
10 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
10 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
10 8 (17.02%) Ajax
10 8 (17.02%) Office 365
10 8 (17.02%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (14.89%) Dynamics CRM
11 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
11 7 (14.89%) JSON
11 7 (14.89%) LINQ
11 7 (14.89%) Data Integration
11 7 (14.89%) XSLT
11 7 (14.89%) Java
11 7 (14.89%) SAP

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (17.02%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (10.64%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.51%) Lync
4 2 (4.26%) Documentum
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Internet
2 3 (6.38%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.38%) WAN
3 2 (4.26%) HTTP
3 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) QlikView
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.51%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Software Manager
3 7 (14.89%) Software Development Manager
3 7 (14.89%) Development Manager
4 5 (10.64%) CRM Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Support
6 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) .NET
2 15 (31.91%) HTML
3 14 (29.79%) Web Services
4 13 (27.66%) CSS
5 12 (25.53%) jQuery
6 10 (21.28%) XML
7 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
7 8 (17.02%) Ajax
8 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
8 7 (14.89%) JSON
8 7 (14.89%) LINQ
8 7 (14.89%) XSLT
8 7 (14.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (8.51%) REST
9 4 (8.51%) SOAP
10 3 (6.38%) COM
11 1 (2.13%) CSS3
11 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (2.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Data Integration
2 5 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.02%) CRM
3 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
4 7 (14.89%) ERP
5 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.51%) Migration
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL
6 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.51%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.38%) MVC
8 2 (4.26%) Data Management
8 2 (4.26%) Information Management
8 2 (4.26%) Document Management
8 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.26%) Identity Management
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
9 1 (2.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
2 12 (25.53%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) C#
3 7 (14.89%) Java
4 5 (10.64%) VB
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.26%) VBScript
6 1 (2.13%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) MCSE
3 3 (6.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) MCITP
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) MCTS
5 1 (2.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) XenApp
2 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
2 2 (4.26%) vSphere
2 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Windows Intune
2 1 (2.13%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.13%) SCCM
2 1 (2.13%) SCOM
2 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) SAP
3 3 (6.38%) Siebel
3 3 (6.38%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) NetSuite
4 2 (4.26%) Planview
4 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) NetApp
5 1 (2.13%) Sage
5 1 (2.13%) Sitecore