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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 26 12
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 45 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 18.83% 7.55% 13.62%
As % of the Vendors category 56.25% 25.40% 36.08%
Number of salaries quoted 41 15 33
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,000 £54,500
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
80 63 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 33.47% 29.72% 37.74%
Number of salaries quoted 69 45 81
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 85 (75.22%) SQL
2 84 (74.34%) SQL Server
3 63 (55.75%) .NET
3 63 (55.75%) C#
4 46 (40.71%) SQL Server 2008
5 41 (36.28%) MVC
5 41 (36.28%) HTML
6 40 (35.40%) ASP.NET
7 38 (33.63%) CSS
8 35 (30.97%) MS Excel
9 33 (29.20%) T-SQL
9 33 (29.20%) VB.NET
9 33 (29.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (29.20%) HTML5
10 30 (26.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 30 (26.55%) Web Development
11 29 (25.66%) Logistics
12 25 (22.12%) Mentoring
13 24 (21.24%) XML
14 23 (20.35%) .NET Framework
15 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
16 20 (17.70%) Windows
16 20 (17.70%) Data Warehouse
16 20 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 18 (15.93%) Regression Testing
18 18 (15.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (15.93%) Test Scripting
19 15 (13.27%) Data Validation
19 15 (13.27%) Performance Tuning

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 (6.19%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.65%) IIS
3 2 (1.77%) CMS
3 2 (1.77%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 35 (30.97%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.77%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.31%) DNS
2 5 (4.42%) DHCP
3 4 (3.54%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.65%) LAN
4 3 (2.65%) SAN
4 3 (2.65%) VPN
4 3 (2.65%) WAN
5 2 (1.77%) SSL
5 2 (1.77%) VLAN
6 1 (0.88%) BGP
6 1 (0.88%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.88%) FTP
6 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (74.34%) SQL Server
2 46 (40.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (26.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (17.70%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (15.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (5.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (4.42%) MySQL
8 5 (4.42%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.42%) OLTP
9 4 (3.54%) MS Access
10 2 (1.77%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.77%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.88%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.65%) QADirector
2 3 (2.65%) TestPartner
3 1 (0.88%) Gatling
3 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.88%) Selenium
3 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 8 (7.08%) Finance
2 5 (4.42%) Retail
3 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
3 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (51.33%) Developer
2 21 (18.58%) C# Developer
3 20 (17.70%) Senior Developer
4 19 (16.81%) .NET Developer
5 18 (15.93%) SQL Developer
5 18 (15.93%) Tester
6 15 (13.27%) DBA
7 14 (12.39%) SQL DBA
8 13 (11.50%) Applications Tester
8 13 (11.50%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (10.62%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (10.62%) Web Developer
10 10 (8.85%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (7.96%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 9 (7.96%) Senior C# Developer
12 8 (7.08%) Software Developer
13 7 (6.19%) Applications Developer
13 7 (6.19%) Senior Web Developer
13 7 (6.19%) SQL Server DBA
14 6 (5.31%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (55.75%) .NET
2 41 (36.28%) HTML
3 40 (35.40%) ASP.NET
4 38 (33.63%) CSS
5 33 (29.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (29.20%) HTML5
6 24 (21.24%) XML
7 23 (20.35%) .NET Framework
8 15 (13.27%) EDI
9 9 (7.96%) CSS3
10 8 (7.08%) Ajax
11 7 (6.19%) jQuery
12 6 (5.31%) AngularJS
12 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (4.42%) SOAP
13 5 (4.42%) Web Services
14 4 (3.54%) Entity Framework
14 4 (3.54%) WinForms
14 4 (3.54%) XHTML
15 3 (2.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.85%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.31%) iPhone
4 5 (4.42%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.42%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.42%) Physics
5 3 (2.65%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.65%) Replication
6 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.77%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.88%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.88%) Life Science
7 1 (0.88%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.70%) Windows
2 10 (8.85%) Windows Server
3 7 (6.19%) Android
4 6 (5.31%) Windows Phone
5 5 (4.42%) Windows 7
5 5 (4.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.54%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (36.28%) MVC
2 30 (26.55%) Web Development
3 29 (25.66%) Logistics
4 25 (22.12%) Mentoring
5 20 (17.70%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (15.93%) Regression Testing
6 18 (15.93%) Test Scripting
7 15 (13.27%) Data Validation
7 15 (13.27%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (13.27%) Validation
8 13 (11.50%) OO
9 6 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.42%) ITIL
10 5 (4.42%) OOP
10 5 (4.42%) Service Management
10 5 (4.42%) SOA
11 4 (3.54%) CRM
11 4 (3.54%) Open Source
11 4 (3.54%) Project Management
11 4 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (75.22%) SQL
2 63 (55.75%) C#
3 33 (29.20%) T-SQL
3 33 (29.20%) VB.NET
4 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
5 7 (6.19%) Java
6 6 (5.31%) C++
7 5 (4.42%) VB
8 4 (3.54%) VBA
9 2 (1.77%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.88%) Erlang
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) Perl
10 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.88%) Python
10 1 (0.88%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (8.85%) Degree
3 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) ISEB
4 3 (2.65%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.77%) MCP
6 1 (0.88%) MCSA
6 1 (0.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.96%) QA
2 2 (1.77%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (9.73%) Active Directory
2 6 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.77%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.88%) Docker
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.88%) XenApp
4 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Ansible
1 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (7.08%) Citrix
2 7 (6.19%) VMware
3 6 (5.31%) Oracle
4 3 (2.65%) TOWER Software
5 2 (1.77%) Google
5 2 (1.77%) PayPal
5 2 (1.77%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco
6 1 (0.88%) Epicor
6 1 (0.88%) IDERA
6 1 (0.88%) Infor
6 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.88%) Sage
6 1 (0.88%) SAP
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