The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
Rank 3 12 2
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 39 12 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 31.97% 11.01% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 70.91% 21.82% 45.10%
Number of salaries quoted 38 7 20
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £37,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £48,750
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 Stevenage region.

Vendors Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55 55 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 45.08% 50.46% 55.43%
Number of salaries quoted 53 40 47
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £35,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,250 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stevenage

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stevenage region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stevenage

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 25 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 41 (71.93%) MS Excel
2 34 (59.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 30 (52.63%) ISTQB
3 30 (52.63%) ISEB
4 23 (40.35%) Selenium
5 19 (33.33%) Scrum
5 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (31.58%) QA
6 18 (31.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 17 (29.82%) MS Visio
8 15 (26.32%) SQL
9 12 (21.05%) Banking
9 12 (21.05%) Automated Testing
9 12 (21.05%) Finance
9 12 (21.05%) JIRA
9 12 (21.05%) Manual Testing
10 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
10 11 (19.30%) WebDriver
10 11 (19.30%) BDD
10 11 (19.30%) Software Testing
10 11 (19.30%) TDD
10 11 (19.30%) Windows
11 8 (14.04%) MS Office
12 7 (12.28%) ITIL
12 7 (12.28%) User Stories
12 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (12.28%) Degree
13 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
13 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
13 6 (10.53%) Active Directory

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 41 (71.93%) MS Excel
2 17 (29.82%) MS Visio
3 8 (14.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) OLAP
2 2 (3.51%) OLTP
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Selenium
2 12 (21.05%) JIRA
3 11 (19.30%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (21.05%) Banking
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Back Office
3 3 (5.26%) Front Office
4 2 (3.51%) Advertising
4 2 (3.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) Analyst
2 34 (59.65%) Test Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Automation Test Analyst
3 12 (21.05%) Manual Test Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Support Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Technical Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Technical Support
5 9 (15.79%) Technical Support Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support
7 3 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.51%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.51%) Handset
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Scrum
3 12 (21.05%) Automated Testing
3 12 (21.05%) Manual Testing
4 11 (19.30%) BDD
4 11 (19.30%) Software Testing
4 11 (19.30%) TDD
4 11 (19.30%) Test Scripting
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 7 (12.28%) User Stories
6 5 (8.77%) Service Management
7 4 (7.02%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.26%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.51%) ETL
9 2 (3.51%) Kimball Methodology
9 2 (3.51%) Migration
9 2 (3.51%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (3.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Java
2 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (52.63%) ISEB
1 30 (52.63%) ISTQB
2 18 (31.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 7 (12.28%) Degree
4 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
6 2 (3.51%) MCDST
6 2 (3.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (31.58%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
3 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (3.51%) Becrypt
2 1 (1.75%) Computacenter
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle
Stevenage
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago