The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 10 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 71 46 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 21.26% 22.01% 11.89%
As % of the Vendors category 54.62% 43.40% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 41 27
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Stoke-on-Trent region.

Vendors Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
130 106 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 38.92% 50.72% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 109 89 72
Median salary £32,500 £34,250 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.10% +26.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £56,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 75 (80.65%) SQL
2 62 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 58 (62.37%) C#
4 56 (60.22%) .NET
5 44 (47.31%) HTML
6 37 (39.78%) CSS
6 37 (39.78%) MS Excel
7 33 (35.48%) VB.NET
8 31 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (32.26%) HTML5
10 28 (30.11%) MVC
11 27 (29.03%) ASP.NET
12 24 (25.81%) T-SQL
12 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
13 23 (24.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 22 (23.66%) Web Development
14 22 (23.66%) Degree
14 22 (23.66%) Computer Science
15 19 (20.43%) OO
16 17 (18.28%) Windows
16 17 (18.28%) XML
16 17 (18.28%) Data Warehouse
16 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (18.28%) Logistics
16 17 (18.28%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (17.20%) Mentoring
17 16 (17.20%) Test Scripting
17 16 (17.20%) Regression Testing
17 16 (17.20%) Java

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 7 (7.53%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.23%) CMS
2 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (3.23%) IIS
3 2 (2.15%) SAS
4 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 37 (39.78%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.83%) MS Office
3 2 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.30%) LAN
2 4 (4.30%) SSL
2 4 (4.30%) WAN
3 3 (3.23%) DHCP
3 3 (3.23%) DNS
3 3 (3.23%) SAN
3 3 (3.23%) VPN
4 1 (1.08%) Firewall
4 1 (1.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 31 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (18.28%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (18.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (15.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (7.53%) MS Access
7 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (3.23%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.23%) OLTP
9 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.15%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) QADirector
1 7 (7.53%) TestPartner
2 4 (4.30%) ERwin
2 4 (4.30%) JIRA
2 4 (4.30%) Subversion
2 4 (4.30%) TeamCity
3 3 (3.23%) Moq
3 3 (3.23%) NUnit
3 3 (3.23%) ReSharper
3 3 (3.23%) Selenium
3 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (11.83%) Retail
2 7 (7.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (58.06%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) C# Developer
3 16 (17.20%) .NET Developer
3 16 (17.20%) Tester
4 15 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Software Developer
5 13 (13.98%) Web Developer
6 12 (12.90%) SQL Developer
7 11 (11.83%) DBA
7 11 (11.83%) Junior
7 11 (11.83%) Junior Developer
7 11 (11.83%) Senior Developer
8 10 (10.75%) SQL DBA
9 9 (9.68%) Graduate
9 9 (9.68%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (8.60%) Graduate Software Developer
10 8 (8.60%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (8.60%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 8 (8.60%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (60.22%) .NET
2 44 (47.31%) HTML
3 37 (39.78%) CSS
4 30 (32.26%) HTML5
5 27 (29.03%) ASP.NET
6 24 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (18.28%) XML
8 14 (15.05%) .NET Framework
8 14 (15.05%) CSS3
9 9 (9.68%) EDI
10 5 (5.38%) jQuery
11 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (4.30%) WCF
11 4 (4.30%) Web Services
12 3 (3.23%) Ajax
12 3 (3.23%) REST
12 3 (3.23%) SOAP
13 2 (2.15%) .NET Remoting
13 2 (2.15%) Entity Framework
13 2 (2.15%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.60%) Replication
3 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.45%) Mathematics
3 6 (6.45%) Statistics
4 4 (4.30%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.30%) Physics
5 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.15%) iPad
5 2 (2.15%) Life Science
5 2 (2.15%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.15%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.08%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.28%) Windows
2 10 (10.75%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.15%) Android
7 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) MVC
2 22 (23.66%) Web Development
3 19 (20.43%) OO
4 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.28%) Logistics
5 16 (17.20%) Mentoring
5 16 (17.20%) Regression Testing
5 16 (17.20%) Test Scripting
6 12 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (11.83%) OOP
7 11 (11.83%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (9.68%) Data Validation
8 9 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (9.68%) Validation
9 8 (8.60%) SDLC
10 7 (7.53%) Automated Testing
10 7 (7.53%) Black-Box Testing
10 7 (7.53%) Performance Testing
10 7 (7.53%) Software Testing
10 7 (7.53%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 75 (80.65%) SQL
2 58 (62.37%) C#
3 33 (35.48%) VB.NET
4 24 (25.81%) T-SQL
5 23 (24.73%) JavaScript
6 16 (17.20%) Java
7 15 (16.13%) C++
8 10 (10.75%) VB
9 7 (7.53%) VBA
10 2 (2.15%) R
11 1 (1.08%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (24.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (23.66%) Degree
3 7 (7.53%) ISEB
3 7 (7.53%) ISEB Practitioner
3 7 (7.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) MCP
6 1 (1.08%) MCSA
6 1 (1.08%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.60%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.08%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (4.30%) VMware
2 2 (2.15%) Citrix
2 2 (2.15%) Google
2 2 (2.15%) IDERA
2 2 (2.15%) PayPal
2 2 (2.15%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.08%) Apple
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco
3 1 (1.08%) Ektron
3 1 (1.08%) Epicor
3 1 (1.08%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.08%) Infor
3 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Sage
3 1 (1.08%) SAP
3 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.08%) Twitter
3 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
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