The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Middlesbrough 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 17 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 4.00% 25.00% 18.75%
As % of the Vendors category 42.86% 57.14% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 11
Average salary £32,500 £25,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.71% -15.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Middlesbrough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 9.33% 43.75% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 12
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
North Yorkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) FRx
4 1 (16.67%) Line 50
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Search Engine Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (16.67%) FRx
1 1 (16.67%) Line 50
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Exchequer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Change Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PPC Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PPC Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PPC Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) PPC Executive
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Search Engine Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) AAT
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
1 1 (16.67%) Sage
1 1 (16.67%) Sun
1 1 (16.67%) SAP