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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 12 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 25.37% 14.47% 20.41%
As % of the Vendors category 53.13% 28.21% 55.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 10
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
32 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 47.76% 51.32% 36.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 18
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Redditch

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Redditch region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Redditch

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Redditch region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Redditch

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
3 23 (63.89%) .NET
3 23 (63.89%) HTML
4 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
4 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 22 (61.11%) CSS
5 17 (47.22%) C#
6 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 15 (41.67%) jQuery
7 14 (38.89%) MVC
8 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (27.78%) WPF
10 9 (25.00%) Degree
10 9 (25.00%) SaaS
10 9 (25.00%) MS Office
11 8 (22.22%) Oracle
11 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 8 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (19.44%) Mobile Development
12 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
12 7 (19.44%) Web Development
12 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
12 7 (19.44%) Web Services
12 7 (19.44%) XML
12 7 (19.44%) SharePoint

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Redditch 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 7 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.00%) SaaS
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) VPN
2 4 (11.11%) DHCP
2 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) DNS
2 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (13.89%) Star Schema
4 5 (13.89%) BODI
4 5 (13.89%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 5 (13.89%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.56%) Informix
5 2 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.56%) Hudson
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Web Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Business Developer
4 6 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Business Objects Developer
5 4 (11.11%) IT Support
5 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Database Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate
6 3 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (63.89%) .NET
1 23 (63.89%) HTML
2 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
2 22 (61.11%) CSS
3 15 (41.67%) jQuery
4 10 (27.78%) WPF
5 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 8 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
6 7 (19.44%) Web Services
6 7 (19.44%) XML
7 5 (13.89%) Ajax
7 5 (13.89%) Ionic Framework
7 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
7 5 (13.89%) PhoneGap
7 5 (13.89%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (11.11%) HTML5
9 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (5.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.56%) Android
3 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) MVC
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (19.44%) Mobile Development
4 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
4 7 (19.44%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 5 (13.89%) Web Application Development
7 3 (8.33%) TDD
7 3 (8.33%) SOA
7 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.33%) OOP
7 3 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Android Development
9 1 (2.78%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.78%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) SQL
2 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 17 (47.22%) C#
4 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) C
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) Google
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