The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesbrough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 13 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 9.38% 33.33% 21.62%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 100.00% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 8
Average salary £39,725 £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.17% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,617 £22,150 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,267 £35,350 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
North Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Middlesbrough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 18.75% 33.33% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 14
Average salary £35,000 £20,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,035 £41,000 £30,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Middlesbrough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Middlesbrough region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough 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 (65.00%) C#
2 12 (60.00%) WCF
3 8 (40.00%) WPF
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (40.00%) Use Case
3 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) .NET
5 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (20.00%) QA
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (20.00%) WinForms
7 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (20.00%) Selenium
7 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 4 (20.00%) WatiN
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) MS Office
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) Service Management
9 2 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (10.00%) Oracle
9 2 (10.00%) Resource Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Middlesbrough 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.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
1 4 (20.00%) WatiN
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 8 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Database Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support
5 1 (5.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) WCF
2 8 (40.00%) WPF
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (20.00%) WinForms
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Life Science
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (40.00%) Use Case
1 8 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (20.00%) MVC
2 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Management
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Database Theory
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Sage
2 1 (5.00%) Symantec
2 1 (5.00%) Primavera
2 1 (5.00%) WatchGuard
2 1 (5.00%) Talend