The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 19 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 6.12% 15.38% 17.24%
As % of the Vendors category 21.43% 36.36% 62.50%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 10
Average salary - £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,522 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -
Microsoft
Staffordshire

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

Vendors Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14 33 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 28.57% 42.31% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 16
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stafford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Games
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) MCSD
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 3 (23.08%) MS Office
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) Google
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
4 3 (23.08%) SEO
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) Ruby

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Node.js
2 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Skype
1 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (38.46%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Graduate
3 6 (46.15%) Software Developer
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Graduate Developer
5 3 (23.08%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Designer
6 2 (15.38%) IT Graduate
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Specialist
6 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications Specialist
7 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
7 1 (7.69%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (7.69%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (38.46%) RESTful
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) SEO
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Web Development
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) MCSD
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Google
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