The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 21 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 8 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.78% 0.81% 3.66%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.24% 4.17% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 3
Average salary £47,000 £52,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.47% +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SharePoint
Lancashire

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

Application Platforms Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
33 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 27.97% 19.35% 18.29%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 14
Average salary £31,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £35,000 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Preston

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Preston

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 14 (73.68%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 11 (57.89%) C#
4 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) MVC
4 11 (57.89%) Ajax
4 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
4 11 (57.89%) jQuery
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (42.11%) MCSD
5 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
5 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 5 (26.32%) ETL
6 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (26.32%) Informatica
6 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) XSLT
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle
6 5 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (10.53%) FMCG
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle BI EE
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle BI Publisher
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) Ajax
2 11 (57.89%) .NET Framework
2 11 (57.89%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 5 (26.32%) XML
4 5 (26.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.53%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Waterfall
3 5 (26.32%) ETL
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) MCSD
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Informatica
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) SAP