The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 11 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 34 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 29.57% 18.92% 11.76%
As % of the Vendors category 59.65% 70.00% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 5
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +1.33%

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

Vendors Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
57 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 49.57% 27.03% 19.61%
Number of salaries quoted 49 20 8
Median salary £40,000 £27,864 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.55% -65.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £18,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £36,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Swansea

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Swansea

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 47 (75.81%) SQL Server
2 46 (74.19%) .NET
3 44 (70.97%) C#
4 43 (69.35%) MVC
4 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (64.52%) OO
6 38 (61.29%) Scrum
7 37 (59.68%) ASP.NET
8 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (53.23%) RESTful
10 33 (53.23%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (37.10%) Windows
11 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
12 21 (33.87%) OOP
13 19 (30.65%) TDD
13 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2014
14 18 (29.03%) Retail
14 18 (29.03%) HTML
14 18 (29.03%) Dependency Injection
14 18 (29.03%) BDD
14 18 (29.03%) Web Application Development
15 17 (27.42%) SQL
16 16 (25.81%) Entity Framework
16 16 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
16 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
16 16 (25.81%) WCF
16 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
17 15 (24.19%) Automated Testing

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 (1.61%) CMS
1 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.61%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (25.81%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (75.81%) SQL Server
2 18 (29.03%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Power BI
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 15 (24.19%) Mercurial
2 15 (24.19%) Subversion
3 2 (3.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (29.03%) Retail
2 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (70.97%) Developer
2 24 (38.71%) .NET Developer
3 17 (27.42%) C# Developer
4 7 (11.29%) Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) Support Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Support
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (4.84%) IT Support
9 2 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Integration Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Integration Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) IT Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (74.19%) .NET
2 37 (59.68%) ASP.NET
3 35 (56.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (53.23%) RESTful
6 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 18 (29.03%) HTML
8 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
8 16 (25.81%) Entity Framework
8 16 (25.81%) WCF
9 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (24.19%) NHibernate
9 15 (24.19%) Web Services
9 15 (24.19%) WPF
9 15 (24.19%) XML
10 5 (8.06%) Java EE
11 4 (6.45%) JMS
12 3 (4.84%) CSS
13 2 (3.23%) Ajax
13 2 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.19%) Enterprise Software
1 15 (24.19%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.06%) Fat Client
2 5 (8.06%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (37.10%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows 10
2 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.61%) Linux
4 1 (1.61%) SUSE
4 1 (1.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) Agile Software Development
1 43 (69.35%) MVC
2 40 (64.52%) OO
3 38 (61.29%) Scrum
4 33 (53.23%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (33.87%) OOP
6 19 (30.65%) TDD
7 18 (29.03%) BDD
7 18 (29.03%) Dependency Injection
7 18 (29.03%) Web Application Development
8 15 (24.19%) Automated Testing
8 15 (24.19%) Kanban
8 15 (24.19%) MVVM
8 15 (24.19%) Use Case
8 15 (24.19%) Web Development
9 10 (16.13%) ITIL
10 6 (9.68%) Security Patching
10 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.06%) Project Management
11 5 (8.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 44 (70.97%) C#
2 17 (27.42%) SQL
3 6 (9.68%) Java
4 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.45%) Groovy
6 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.45%) MCP
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB
4 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.61%) MCDST
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) MCSE
5 1 (1.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) SCCM
1 5 (8.06%) SCSM
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Citrix
2 5 (8.06%) Intel Security
3 4 (6.45%) MuleSoft
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle
5 2 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.61%) Alterian
6 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.61%) Sun
6 1 (1.61%) Virgin Media
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