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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 19 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 5.31% 25.00% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 60.00% 51.72% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 10
Average salary £27,500 £24,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
10 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesbrough 8.85% 48.33% 19.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 11
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,250 £49,500
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 1 September 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Middlesbrough

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) QA
3 3 (33.33%) Selenium
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) WatiN
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) AAT
5 1 (11.11%) Search Engine Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Exchequer

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesbrough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Exchequer
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (11.11%) FRx
1 1 (11.11%) Line 50
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) WatiN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Change Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PPC Specialist
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) PPC Manager
4 1 (11.11%) PPC Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) PPC Executive
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 3 (33.33%) WinForms
2 3 (33.33%) WCF
2 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) LINQ
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
4 1 (11.11%) Search Engine Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Sun
1 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
1 1 (11.11%) Sage
1 1 (11.11%) Google