The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Pontefract region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank - 4 1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract - 25.00% 100.00%
As % of the Vendors category - 40.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Median salary - £33,750 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -13.46%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Microsoft
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Pontefract
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Pontefract 83.33% 62.50% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 9
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% -12.82%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

The demand trend of job ads across the Pontefract region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Pontefract

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Pontefract

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Pontefract

Microsoft
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Pontefract

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Pontefract region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
3 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) HTML5
3 9 (60.00%) MVVM
3 9 (60.00%) CSS3
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) IBM
3 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 9 (60.00%) .NET
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (60.00%) C#
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) Mainframe
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) COBOL
4 6 (40.00%) DB2
4 6 (40.00%) CICS
4 6 (40.00%) JCL
5 5 (33.33%) OS/390
5 5 (33.33%) zOS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Pontefract by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (40.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Developer
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 6 (40.00%) DB2 Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
5 3 (20.00%) COBOL Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Lead C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Lead SQL Server Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
5 3 (20.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
1 9 (60.00%) .NET Framework
1 9 (60.00%) CSS
1 9 (60.00%) CSS3
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
1 9 (60.00%) HTML5
1 9 (60.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) OS/390
1 5 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (60.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) SQL
2 9 (60.00%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (40.00%) COBOL
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) JCL
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) IBM