The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Leighton Buzzard region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 1 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 50.00% 50.00% 9.52%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £25,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +98.01%
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Microsoft
Bedfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Leighton Buzzard
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leighton Buzzard 50.00% 50.00% 9.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

The demand trend of job ads across the Leighton Buzzard region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Leighton Buzzard

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Leighton Buzzard

Microsoft
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leighton Buzzard region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Leighton Buzzard by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C# Programmer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Programmer
2 3 (75.00%) Web Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) Web Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification