The first table below looks at the demand for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 16 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 7 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.93% 0.70% 4.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.14% 5.88% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
29 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.42% 11.85% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 8 28 40
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
SharePoint
England

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

SharePoint
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in the Midlands

SharePoint
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

SharePoint Salary Histogram in the Midlands

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint.

1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) ETL
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 4 (50.00%) Back Office
3 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 4 (50.00%) QA
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) VB
5 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
5 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
5 1 (12.50%) SAP PP
5 1 (12.50%) SAP WM
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
5 1 (12.50%) PLM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing SharePoint 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 SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP SD
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PP
1 1 (12.50%) SAP WM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP QM
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PLM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
2 4 (50.00%) Test Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) VB Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VB Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Trainer
3 1 (12.50%) Trainer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) AS400
1 1 (12.50%) E-Learning
1 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) IBM
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft