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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Staffordshire / Stafford
Rank 11 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 14.52% 9.43% 15.19%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 25.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 12
Median salary £38,250 £21,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+77.90% -46.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £21,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £21,500 £45,900
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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
27 20 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 43.55% 37.74% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 24 15 28
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,400 £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

The demand trend of job ads across the Stafford region citing Microsoft as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Salary Histogram in Stafford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stafford region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stafford

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Stafford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (39.13%) .NET
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
3 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
3 7 (30.43%) jQuery
4 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 5 (21.74%) MySQL
5 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
6 4 (17.39%) F#
6 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
6 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
7 3 (13.04%) VMware
7 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford 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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) SaaS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) IaaS
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Skype
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Developer
2 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Web Applications Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Graduate
3 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) IT Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Software Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) CSS
2 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 7 (30.43%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
5 2 (8.70%) HTML5
5 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.35%) LINQ
6 1 (4.35%) Node.js
6 1 (4.35%) WCF
6 1 (4.35%) WPF
6 1 (4.35%) XML
6 1 (4.35%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Fintech
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Android
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) CRM
1 4 (17.39%) MVC
1 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.04%) Android Development
2 3 (13.04%) iOS Development
2 3 (13.04%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Quality Management
3 2 (8.70%) Service Management
3 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.35%) ERP
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (4.35%) OOD
4 1 (4.35%) QMS
4 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) C#
2 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 6 (26.09%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) F#
4 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) PHP
5 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
2 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) MCSE
4 2 (8.70%) MCSD
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) VMware
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Telerik
2 1 (4.35%) Zend
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