The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Stroud region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 6 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stroud 13.33% - 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £38,750 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Microsoft
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Stroud
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stroud 13.33% 25.00% 71.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 14
Median salary £38,750 £21,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+80.23% -38.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £21,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,000 £21,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Stroud

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Stroud

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stroud

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Stroud

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stroud

For the 6 months to 4 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 Stroud region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) Trello
3 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) ISEB
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) VMS
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Stroud 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Lead
2 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
1 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (20.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
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