The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 15 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 35 29 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 20.59% 17.26% 24.26%
As % of the Vendors category 46.67% 45.31% 50.62%
Number of salaries quoted 35 28 40
Average salary £51,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £29,550 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
75 64 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 44.12% 38.10% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 70 54 74
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,100 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

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

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 49 (73.13%) .NET
2 37 (55.22%) SQL
3 31 (46.27%) JavaScript
4 29 (43.28%) HTML
5 26 (38.81%) CSS
6 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
6 25 (37.31%) HTML5
7 24 (35.82%) Resource Management
8 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
9 22 (32.84%) C#
9 22 (32.84%) PhoneGap
9 22 (32.84%) User Experience
10 21 (31.34%) Objective-C
10 21 (31.34%) Telerik
10 21 (31.34%) Subversion
10 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Azure
10 21 (31.34%) Xamarin
11 20 (29.85%) TDD
12 18 (26.87%) WCF
13 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET
14 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
14 14 (20.90%) MVC
14 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
15 12 (17.91%) Scrum
16 11 (16.42%) BDD
17 10 (14.93%) VB
17 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
17 10 (14.93%) Advertising
17 10 (14.93%) NUnit

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.99%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.45%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) MS Project
4 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.49%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) VoIP
1 1 (1.49%) DHCP
1 1 (1.49%) DNS
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.46%) MySQL
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.99%) MS Access
7 1 (1.49%) DTS
7 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Subversion
2 10 (14.93%) Selenium
2 10 (14.93%) NUnit
2 10 (14.93%) Rhino Mocks
2 10 (14.93%) Cucumber
3 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.93%) Advertising
2 6 (8.96%) Finance
3 4 (5.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) French Language
4 1 (1.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (35.82%) Development Manager
2 17 (25.37%) Software Development Manager
2 17 (25.37%) Software Manager
3 14 (20.90%) Developer
4 12 (17.91%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.43%) Architect
6 8 (11.94%) Technical Architect
7 6 (8.96%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (2.99%) IT Support
9 2 (2.99%) Lead Architect
9 2 (2.99%) Tester
9 2 (2.99%) Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.99%) Systems Manager
9 2 (2.99%) Lead Technical Architect
9 2 (2.99%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.49%) IT Support Technician
10 1 (1.49%) Technical Engineer
10 1 (1.49%) Access Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (73.13%) .NET
2 29 (43.28%) HTML
3 26 (38.81%) CSS
4 25 (37.31%) HTML5
5 22 (32.84%) PhoneGap
6 18 (26.87%) WCF
7 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET
8 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (14.93%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (14.93%) Lucene.Net
9 10 (14.93%) LINQ
9 10 (14.93%) Lucene
9 10 (14.93%) NHibernate
10 9 (13.43%) .NET Framework
11 5 (7.46%) ADO.NET
11 5 (7.46%) WPF
12 4 (5.97%) Symfony
12 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (5.97%) Doctrine
12 4 (5.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.84%) User Experience
2 4 (5.97%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) Resource Management
2 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.85%) TDD
4 14 (20.90%) MVC
5 12 (17.91%) Scrum
6 11 (16.42%) BDD
7 10 (14.93%) Scrum-ban
7 10 (14.93%) Kanban
7 10 (14.93%) Web Application Development
8 8 (11.94%) OO
9 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (8.96%) CRM
11 4 (5.97%) SOA
11 4 (5.97%) Workflow
11 4 (5.97%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (4.48%) Software Architecture
12 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (4.48%) ITIL
12 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
12 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 37 (55.22%) SQL
2 31 (46.27%) JavaScript
3 22 (32.84%) C#
4 21 (31.34%) Objective-C
5 12 (17.91%) T-SQL
6 10 (14.93%) VB
6 10 (14.93%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.46%) PHP
8 2 (2.99%) VBA
9 1 (1.49%) C++
9 1 (1.49%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.99%) ISEB
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.49%) MCSE
3 1 (1.49%) MCSA
3 1 (1.49%) MCITP
3 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) XenApp
2 3 (4.48%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Telerik
1 21 (31.34%) Xamarin
2 3 (4.48%) VMware
2 3 (4.48%) Citrix
3 1 (1.49%) Avaya
3 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.49%) Google
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