The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southend-on-Sea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 16.90% 3.13% 16.67%
As % of the Vendors category 85.71% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 3
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £35,000 £37,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Essex

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

Vendors Category
Southend-on-Sea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southend-on-Sea 19.72% 12.50% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 9
Average salary £21,500 £37,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.89% -12.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £33,250 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £41,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Southend-on-Sea

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Southend-on-Sea region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Southend-on-Sea

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 (95.83%) C#
1 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 22 (91.67%) OO
2 22 (91.67%) Finance
2 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (87.50%) .NET
4 20 (83.33%) MS Excel
4 20 (83.33%) CSS
4 20 (83.33%) HTML
4 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 20 (83.33%) MVC
4 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 19 (79.17%) Degree
5 19 (79.17%) Computer Science
5 19 (79.17%) OOP
5 19 (79.17%) Scrum
5 19 (79.17%) SDLC
6 13 (54.17%) Web Application Development
7 4 (16.67%) WCF
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) Windows
8 3 (12.50%) REST
9 2 (8.33%) PHP
9 2 (8.33%) SQL
10 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
10 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
10 1 (4.17%) CRM
10 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 1 (4.17%) SOA
10 1 (4.17%) Management Information System

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Southend-on-Sea by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southend-on-Sea 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 20 (83.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (95.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (91.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 19 (79.17%) Software Developer
3 17 (70.83%) C# Developer
3 17 (70.83%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (54.17%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Graduate Software Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Graduate Developer
5 6 (25.00%) Graduate
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) CSS
2 20 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 20 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) WCF
4 3 (12.50%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) CSS3
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.17%) LINQ
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) LINQ to SQL
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) OO
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (83.33%) MVC
3 19 (79.17%) Scrum
3 19 (79.17%) OOP
3 19 (79.17%) SDLC
4 13 (54.17%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.17%) CRM
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 20 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (79.17%) Degree