The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scottish Borders region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Scotland / Scottish Borders
Rank 2 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 4 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 36.36% 50.00% 27.27%
As % of the Vendors category 80.00% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 3
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +58.53%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%

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

Vendors Category
Scottish Borders
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
5 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Scottish Borders 45.45% 50.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% +58.53%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

The demand trend of job ads across the Scottish Borders region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in the Scottish Borders

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

Microsoft
Job Locations in the Scottish Borders

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Scottish Borders region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peebles - 2 £43,750 -
Galashiels - 1 £35,000 - 1
Microsoft
Scotland

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scottish Borders region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
3 1 (25.00%) Power BI
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in the Scottish Borders by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Power BI
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Lean Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) ETL Development
1 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (25.00%) MVC
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
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