The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 2.50% 18.18% 6.67%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 40.00% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Average salary £29,000 £55,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% +155.81%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Leicestershire

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

Vendors Category
Loughborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Loughborough 35.00% 45.45% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 12
Average salary £50,000 £31,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.73% +26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Loughborough

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
1 2 (66.67%) Sage CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) HND
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Loughborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) AutoCAD
2 1 (33.33%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Sage 200
1 2 (66.67%) Sage CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) QA Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WCF
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) CAD
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
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