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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 7 8 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stroud 21.88% 4.76% -
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
7 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stroud 21.88% 57.14% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 1
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Stroud

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Stroud region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Stroud

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stroud

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (30.00%) RESTful
5 3 (30.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) QA
5 3 (30.00%) Trello
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) Web Development
6 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (20.00%) WCF
7 1 (10.00%) SCCM
7 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie
7 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Trello
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Operations Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
3 4 (40.00%) CSS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) JSON
4 3 (30.00%) RESTful
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
1 6 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) JDA
1 1 (10.00%) RedPrairie
1 1 (10.00%) SAP
1 1 (10.00%) VMware