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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 24 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 21.82% 17.95% 15.00%
As % of the Vendors category 88.89% 53.85% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Average salary £40,500 £37,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% +34.54%
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
27 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 24.55% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 10
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 21 (65.63%) C#
2 20 (62.50%) WCF
3 18 (56.25%) WPF
3 18 (56.25%) Unit Testing
3 18 (56.25%) Automated Testing
3 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
4 15 (46.88%) Use Case
5 8 (25.00%) .NET
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
6 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
7 4 (12.50%) Java
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
8 3 (9.38%) Firewall
8 3 (9.38%) SQL
8 3 (9.38%) Primavera
8 3 (9.38%) MS Project
8 3 (9.38%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.38%) Degree
8 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.25%) Database Theory
9 2 (6.25%) WatiN
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
9 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
9 2 (6.25%) Life Science
9 2 (6.25%) QA

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Project
2 3 (9.38%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) WatiN
1 2 (6.25%) Selenium
1 2 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Local Government
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (46.88%) Senior Software Engineer
1 15 (46.88%) Software Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (9.38%) Project Planner
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Database Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) WCF
2 18 (56.25%) WPF
3 8 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (6.25%) jQuery
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
4 2 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Life Science
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Unit Testing
1 18 (56.25%) Automated Testing
1 18 (56.25%) Software Engineering
2 15 (46.88%) Use Case
3 5 (15.63%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.25%) Database Theory
6 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) UML
6 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.13%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) C#
2 4 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCNA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Primavera
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Cisco
2 2 (6.25%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Sage
3 1 (3.13%) Symantec
3 1 (3.13%) IBM
3 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard
3 1 (3.13%) Talend
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