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 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 9 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 31 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 34.07% 16.67% 16.42%
As % of the Vendors category 60.78% 55.00% 40.74%
Number of salaries quoted 30 9 10
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +30.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,900 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,200 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Microsoft
West Wales

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
51 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 56.04% 30.30% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 49 14 12
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,450 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £44,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 8 December 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Swansea

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 8 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 26 (66.67%) .NET
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
3 21 (53.85%) C#
3 21 (53.85%) MVC
4 20 (51.28%) Scrum
5 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
5 19 (48.72%) OO
6 18 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (46.15%) RESTful
6 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (38.46%) Windows
8 14 (35.90%) SQL
9 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
11 11 (28.21%) Web Development
11 11 (28.21%) Entity Framework
11 11 (28.21%) HTML
11 11 (28.21%) OOP
12 10 (25.64%) Web Services
12 10 (25.64%) XML
12 10 (25.64%) Subversion
12 10 (25.64%) MVVM
12 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
12 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
12 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (25.64%) Mercurial

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:

Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.56%) Power BI
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.56%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
1 10 (25.64%) Mercurial
1 10 (25.64%) Subversion
2 3 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 8 (20.51%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (53.85%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) C# Developer
3 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Analyst
5 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Test Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Integration Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Customer Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (2.56%) IT Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) IT Support
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) .NET
2 19 (48.72%) ASP.NET
3 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (46.15%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (46.15%) RESTful
4 12 (30.77%) .NET Framework
5 11 (28.21%) Entity Framework
5 11 (28.21%) HTML
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (25.64%) NHibernate
6 10 (25.64%) WCF
6 10 (25.64%) Web Services
6 10 (25.64%) WPF
6 10 (25.64%) XML
7 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (2.56%) Ajax
8 1 (2.56%) Express
8 1 (2.56%) Java EE
8 1 (2.56%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (25.64%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.26%) Fat Client
2 4 (10.26%) Thin Client
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
2 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) SUSE
3 2 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) MVC
3 20 (51.28%) Scrum
4 19 (48.72%) OO
5 18 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (28.21%) OOP
6 11 (28.21%) Web Development
7 10 (25.64%) Automated Testing
7 10 (25.64%) Kanban
7 10 (25.64%) MVVM
7 10 (25.64%) Use Case
8 8 (20.51%) BDD
8 8 (20.51%) Dependency Injection
8 8 (20.51%) TDD
8 8 (20.51%) Web Application Development
9 6 (15.38%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) Security Patching
11 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
12 2 (5.13%) Manual Testing
12 2 (5.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 21 (53.85%) C#
2 14 (35.90%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Groovy
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
1 2 (5.13%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.13%) MCDST
1 2 (5.13%) MCP
1 2 (5.13%) MCSA
1 2 (5.13%) MCSE
1 2 (5.13%) MCTS
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) SLA
2 3 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
1 4 (10.26%) SCSM
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Citrix
2 4 (10.26%) Intel Security
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.56%) Nokia
5 1 (2.56%) Sun
5 1 (2.56%) Virgin Media
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