The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Rugby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 17 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 12 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 1.85% 15.58% 58.93%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 29.27% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 33
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Warwickshire

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

Vendors Category
Rugby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23 41 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rugby 42.59% 53.25% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 43
Average salary £21,346 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.01% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Rugby

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Rugby

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Rugby

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rugby

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) OS/400
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Rugby by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Rugby 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) OS/400
1 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
1 1 (50.00%) OWASP
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM