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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 17 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 37 27 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 15.35% 15.25% 16.72%
As % of the Vendors category 34.58% 36.49% 46.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 19 41
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
107 74 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 44.40% 41.81% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 93 60 94
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
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 26 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 40 (74.07%) SQL
2 37 (68.52%) C#
3 32 (59.26%) .NET
4 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
5 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
6 24 (44.44%) HTML
7 22 (40.74%) VB.NET
8 20 (37.04%) CSS
9 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
9 16 (29.63%) Degree
9 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
9 16 (29.63%) HTML5
10 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (25.93%) OO
12 13 (24.07%) MVC
12 13 (24.07%) Java
13 12 (22.22%) C++
13 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
13 12 (22.22%) OOP
14 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (20.37%) Web Development
15 10 (18.52%) Windows
15 10 (18.52%) MS Office
16 9 (16.67%) CSS3
17 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
17 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
17 8 (14.81%) XML
17 8 (14.81%) Retail
18 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
18 7 (12.96%) Risk Assessment

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 4 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) SAS
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (46.30%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.52%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) MailChimp
1 1 (1.85%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) DNS
2 3 (5.56%) DHCP
2 3 (5.56%) SAN
2 3 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) VPN
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) SSL
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) Firewall
4 1 (1.85%) FTP
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.56%) MS Access
5 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) MySQL
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) ERwin
1 4 (7.41%) JIRA
1 4 (7.41%) Subversion
1 4 (7.41%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.56%) Moq
2 3 (5.56%) NUnit
2 3 (5.56%) QADirector
2 3 (5.56%) ReSharper
2 3 (5.56%) Selenium
2 3 (5.56%) TestPartner
2 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.81%) Retail
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 33 (61.11%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) Junior
2 14 (25.93%) Junior Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Software Developer
4 10 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 8 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Graduate
5 8 (14.81%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (12.96%) .NET Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Junior Software Developer
7 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Analyst
8 5 (9.26%) DBA
9 4 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Administrator
9 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.41%) SQL DBA
9 4 (7.41%) Tester
10 3 (5.56%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) .NET
2 24 (44.44%) HTML
3 20 (37.04%) CSS
4 16 (29.63%) HTML5
5 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (16.67%) CSS3
8 8 (14.81%) XML
9 6 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.26%) jQuery
11 4 (7.41%) WCF
12 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (5.56%) REST
13 2 (3.70%) Ajax
13 2 (3.70%) SOAP
13 2 (3.70%) Web Services
14 1 (1.85%) ADO
14 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
14 1 (1.85%) EDI
14 1 (1.85%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.26%) Replication
2 5 (9.26%) Statistics
3 4 (7.41%) N-Tier
4 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
4 3 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.70%) iPad
5 2 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.85%) Life Science
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.85%) Social Media
6 1 (1.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Android
5 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.85%) Linux
5 1 (1.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.93%) OO
2 13 (24.07%) MVC
3 12 (22.22%) OOP
4 11 (20.37%) Web Development
5 7 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.96%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (9.26%) Data Management
7 5 (9.26%) Data Modelling
7 5 (9.26%) ITIL
8 4 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 4 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.41%) Change Control
8 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (7.41%) SDLC
8 4 (7.41%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (5.56%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (74.07%) SQL
2 37 (68.52%) C#
3 22 (40.74%) VB.NET
4 16 (29.63%) JavaScript
5 13 (24.07%) Java
6 12 (22.22%) C++
7 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
8 6 (11.11%) VB
9 3 (5.56%) VBA
10 2 (3.70%) R
11 1 (1.85%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.85%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) Degree
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.56%) ISEB
3 3 (5.56%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 2 (3.70%) VMware
2 1 (1.85%) Apple
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco
2 1 (1.85%) Ektron
2 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.85%) IDERA
2 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.85%) Twitter
2 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
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