The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Redditch region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 16 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 12.90% 23.86% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 27.59% 44.68% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 8 20 1
Median salary £27,500 £33,375 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.60% +42.02%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Microsoft
Worcestershire

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

Vendors Category
Redditch
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
29 47 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 46.77% 53.41% 59.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 45 21
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,157
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Redditch

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Redditch

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Redditch region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
1 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 10
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
3 9 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 9 (69.23%) WPF
3 9 (69.23%) HTML5
3 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) OOP
3 9 (69.23%) OO
3 9 (69.23%) Web Services
3 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
5 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (23.08%) SaaS
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (23.08%) Ajax

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Graduate
2 2 (15.38%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Server Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) AngularJS
2 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (69.23%) HTML5
2 9 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 9 (69.23%) Web Services
2 9 (69.23%) WPF
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) OO
2 9 (69.23%) OOP
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
3 6 (46.15%) MVC
4 5 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco
1 1 (7.69%) Juniper