The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Ross-on-Wye region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 5 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ross-on-Wye 21.05% 33.33% 7.69%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 75.00% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 1
Average salary £32,500 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Herefordshire

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

Vendors Category
Ross-on-Wye
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
6 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ross-on-Wye 31.58% 44.44% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £22,000 - £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Ross-on-Wye

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Ross-on-Wye

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Ross-on-Wye

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Ross-on-Wye

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Ross-on-Wye

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Ross-on-Wye region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Ross-on-Wye

Microsoft
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Ross-on-Wye

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Ross-on-Wye 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 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) LINQ
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Logi Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Ross-on-Wye by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Ross-on-Wye 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.

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) LINQ
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Scrum
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) VB.NET
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Logi Analytics