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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 22.45% 2.63% 11.63%
As % of the Vendors category 47.83% 3.85% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 21 1 5
Average salary £33,750 £23,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.61% -47.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
46 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Redditch 46.94% 68.42% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -26.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
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 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Redditch

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Redditch

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 22 (75.86%) SQL
3 20 (68.97%) .NET
3 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
4 19 (65.52%) CSS
4 19 (65.52%) HTML
4 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
5 14 (48.28%) C#
6 13 (44.83%) MVC
6 13 (44.83%) jQuery
6 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (34.48%) VB.NET
8 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
8 9 (31.03%) Degree
9 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (24.14%) Mobile Development
10 6 (20.69%) Android Development
10 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (20.69%) SaaS
10 6 (20.69%) Android
10 6 (20.69%) JSON
10 6 (20.69%) WCF
10 6 (20.69%) WPF
10 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
10 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
10 6 (20.69%) Ajax
10 6 (20.69%) Web Services

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Redditch by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (24.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (79.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (10.34%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) MySQL
6 2 (6.90%) Informix
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.45%) BODI
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Hudson
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (24.14%) C# Developer
4 7 (24.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Business Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Database Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Business Objects Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) .NET
1 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
2 19 (65.52%) CSS
2 19 (65.52%) HTML
3 13 (44.83%) jQuery
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Web Services
4 6 (20.69%) XML
4 6 (20.69%) Ajax
4 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.69%) JSON
4 6 (20.69%) WCF
4 6 (20.69%) WPF
5 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) MVC
2 7 (24.14%) Mobile Development
3 6 (20.69%) Android Development
3 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.90%) Logistics
6 1 (3.45%) ETL
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) JavaScript
3 14 (48.28%) C#
4 10 (34.48%) VB.NET
5 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) CCNA
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 4 (13.79%) Business Objects
2 4 (13.79%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) HP
3 2 (6.90%) Citrix
3 2 (6.90%) Avaya
3 2 (6.90%) Mitel
3 2 (6.90%) Huawei
4 1 (3.45%) Google
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Dell
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