The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stratford-upon-Avon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 2 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 37.14% 13.51% 10.91%
As % of the Vendors category 65.00% 29.41% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 5
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +84.21%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Warwickshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stratford-upon-Avon region.

Vendors Category
Stratford-upon-Avon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 57.14% 45.95% 43.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 22
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,000 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stratford-upon-Avon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stratford-upon-Avon

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stratford-upon-Avon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stratford-upon-Avon region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stratford-upon-Avon

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon region citing Microsoft 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.

1 22 (61.11%) C#
1 22 (61.11%) .NET
1 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
2 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 17 (47.22%) New Media
5 11 (30.56%) jQuery
5 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.78%) SQL
7 9 (25.00%) TDD
8 8 (22.22%) VBA
9 7 (19.44%) Web Services
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
9 7 (19.44%) Migration
9 7 (19.44%) Node.js
9 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
9 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (19.44%) Heroku
10 6 (16.67%) Windows
11 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
12 3 (8.33%) CSS
12 3 (8.33%) MS Office
12 3 (8.33%) VB
12 3 (8.33%) HTML
12 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
13 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (5.56%) IIS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stratford-upon-Avon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the Stratford-upon-Avon region citing Microsoft 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (19.44%) Node.js
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) CMS
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (19.44%) Heroku
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 18 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 17 (47.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (47.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (30.56%) Analyst
5 8 (22.22%) Senior Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (19.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
8 4 (11.11%) Database Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Data Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Configuration Analyst
10 2 (5.56%) Trainee
10 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
10 2 (5.56%) Graduate
11 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
11 1 (2.78%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (61.11%) .NET
1 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
2 11 (30.56%) jQuery
3 7 (19.44%) Web Services
4 3 (8.33%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.78%) SOAP
5 1 (2.78%) XML
5 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (47.22%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) TDD
3 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (19.44%) Data Migration
3 7 (19.44%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Web Design
4 1 (2.78%) Network Management
4 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (2.78%) Line Management
4 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.78%) Content Management
4 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
4 1 (2.78%) Software Engineering
4 1 (2.78%) Web Development
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL
4 1 (2.78%) OO
4 1 (2.78%) CRM
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (61.11%) C#
2 21 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) VBA
5 3 (8.33%) VB
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) MCP
1 1 (2.78%) MCSA
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) VMware