The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Rochester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 - 1
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 11 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 84.62% - 50.00%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 13
Average salary £42,500 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Kent

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

Vendors Category
Rochester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochester 84.62% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 13
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Rochester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Rochester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Rochester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Rochester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rochester 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 14 (87.50%) C#
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) Windows
4 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) MVVM
4 8 (50.00%) WCF
4 8 (50.00%) WPF
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) WinForms
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (43.75%) Kanban
5 7 (43.75%) Spring.NET
5 7 (43.75%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (43.75%) Moq
5 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (43.75%) MSTest
5 7 (43.75%) Castle Windsor
5 7 (43.75%) Ninject
5 7 (43.75%) Razor View Engine
5 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
5 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) NUnit
5 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
5 7 (43.75%) Unity DI Container

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rochester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Rochester 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (43.75%) Moq
1 7 (43.75%) MSTest
1 7 (43.75%) NUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) WCF
3 8 (50.00%) WPF
4 7 (43.75%) WinForms
4 7 (43.75%) Spring.NET
4 7 (43.75%) Castle Windsor
4 7 (43.75%) Ninject
4 7 (43.75%) Razor View Engine
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (43.75%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 2 (12.50%) LINQ
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) XSLT
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) GIS
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Dependency Injection
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) MVVM
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (43.75%) Kanban
3 7 (43.75%) Web Application Development
3 7 (43.75%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) OOP
4 5 (31.25%) ERP
4 5 (31.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rochester, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £23,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago