The first table below looks at the demand for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certification
Rank 43 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 1 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 0.41% 7.25% 8.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 25.00% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 12
Average salary - £45,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +65.45%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
41 40 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 16.80% 28.99% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 50
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,350 £42,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft Certification
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Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Certification across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (71.43%) Castle Windsor
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) MonoRail
3 5 (71.43%) Razor View Engine
3 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (71.43%) NUnit
3 5 (71.43%) Tandem
3 5 (71.43%) MCTS
3 5 (71.43%) NHibernate
3 5 (71.43%) Scrum
3 5 (71.43%) MCP
3 5 (71.43%) MCAD
3 5 (71.43%) MCSD
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
4 2 (28.57%) SOA
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) CSS

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) NUnit
1 5 (71.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (28.57%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Castle Windsor
3 5 (71.43%) Razor View Engine
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (71.43%) NHibernate
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) MonoRail
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XSLT
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) jQuery
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Tandem
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) SEO
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCP
1 5 (71.43%) MCAD
1 5 (71.43%) MCSD
1 5 (71.43%) MCTS
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) AccuRev
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