The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Loughborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Loughborough region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 9 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 16.00% 3.23% 10.71%
As % of the Vendors category 42.11% 14.29% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Average salary £55,000 £18,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+205.55% -28.71%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Vendors Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 38.00% 22.58% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 25
Average salary £40,000 £28,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Leicestershire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Loughborough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Loughborough

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Loughborough

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Loughborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Loughborough region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Loughborough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) C#
2 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
5 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) LINQ
6 5 (31.25%) Web Services
6 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 3 (18.75%) SEO
8 3 (18.75%) PHP
8 3 (18.75%) MySQL
8 3 (18.75%) Windows
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) OO
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (18.75%) ElastiCache
8 3 (18.75%) Social Media
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
8 3 (18.75%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (18.75%) Node.js

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Loughborough 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 3 (18.75%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) ElastiCache
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon S3
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (18.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (18.75%) MongoDB
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 8 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (12.50%) Mocha
3 2 (12.50%) NUnit
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Software Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Junior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (37.50%) LINQ
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) WPF
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (12.50%) MFC
7 1 (6.25%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (6.25%) WCF
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) WinForms
7 1 (6.25%) HTML
7 1 (6.25%) CSS
7 1 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) XSD
7 1 (6.25%) XSLT
7 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Social Media
2 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 3 (18.75%) SEO
3 3 (18.75%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Multithreading
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) XPath
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.25%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Perforce
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