The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Letchworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 5 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 11.43% 19.57% 8.33%
As % of the Vendors category 36.36% 41.86% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.82%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Letchworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11 43 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Letchworth 31.43% 46.74% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 40 20
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £39,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Letchworth

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Letchworth

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Letchworth

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Letchworth

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) CRM
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Internet
2 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) SugarCRM
2 5 (71.43%) Unica
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing Management
2 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Letchworth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Letchworth 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 (71.43%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) CRM
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
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