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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 35.29% 17.24% 22.73%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 26.32% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 14
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,550 £35,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
18 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stratford-upon-Avon 52.94% 65.52% 53.03%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 33
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £24,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stratford-upon-Avon

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (63.16%) C#
1 24 (63.16%) .NET
1 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
3 22 (57.89%) MS Excel
4 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (44.74%) New Media
6 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
7 11 (28.95%) jQuery
8 10 (26.32%) SQL
9 9 (23.68%) TDD
10 8 (21.05%) VBA
11 7 (18.42%) Web Services
11 7 (18.42%) Migration
11 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (18.42%) Data Migration
11 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (18.42%) Heroku
11 7 (18.42%) Node.js
11 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
12 6 (15.79%) Windows
13 5 (13.16%) CSS
13 5 (13.16%) HTML
14 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
15 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
15 3 (7.89%) VB
15 3 (7.89%) MS Office
15 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
15 3 (7.89%) Web Development
16 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (18.42%) Node.js
2 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) CMS
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (57.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (18.42%) Heroku
2 2 (5.26%) GitHub
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 24 (63.16%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) .NET Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (44.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 17 (44.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (28.95%) Analyst
5 8 (21.05%) Senior Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Support Analyst
8 4 (10.53%) Database Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) Junior
9 3 (7.89%) Data Analyst
9 3 (7.89%) Configuration Analyst
10 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Junior Web Developer
10 2 (5.26%) Graduate
10 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) .NET
1 24 (63.16%) ASP.NET
2 11 (28.95%) jQuery
3 7 (18.42%) Web Services
4 5 (13.16%) CSS
4 5 (13.16%) HTML
5 2 (5.26%) Zurb Foundation
5 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.63%) WCF
6 1 (2.63%) XML
6 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (44.74%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (23.68%) TDD
3 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (18.42%) Data Migration
3 7 (18.42%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Web Development
5 1 (2.63%) Web Design
5 1 (2.63%) Network Management
5 1 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.63%) Line Management
5 1 (2.63%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.63%) Content Management
5 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL
5 1 (2.63%) OO
5 1 (2.63%) CRM
5 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) C#
2 23 (60.53%) JavaScript
3 10 (26.32%) SQL
4 8 (21.05%) VBA
5 3 (7.89%) VB
6 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) MCP
1 1 (2.63%) MCSA
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) VMware