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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 26 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 6.90% 4.65% 15.12%
As % of the Vendors category 37.50% 28.57% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 12
Median salary £35,000 £50,000 £28,262
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +76.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £50,000 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £32,152
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
16 7 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 18.39% 16.28% 32.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 18
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £29,023 £50,000
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 28 September 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Swansea

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 18 (78.26%) .NET
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) Test Planning
4 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
4 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
4 7 (30.43%) MVC
5 6 (26.09%) QA
5 6 (26.09%) SQL
5 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (21.74%) User Experience
6 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
7 4 (17.39%) Windows
7 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
7 4 (17.39%) CSS
7 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.04%) BDD
8 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
8 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 10

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 3 (13.04%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) QA Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Test Leader
5 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
3 6 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (21.74%) HTML
5 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
5 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) Ajax
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (13.04%) jQuery
6 3 (13.04%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (13.04%) RESTful
6 3 (13.04%) Symfony
7 1 (4.35%) COM
7 1 (4.35%) Express
7 1 (4.35%) HTML5
7 1 (4.35%) MEAN Stack
7 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) SUSE
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Test Planning
3 7 (30.43%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Web Development
5 3 (13.04%) BDD
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) Manual Testing
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Usability Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL V2
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (4.35%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
4 3 (13.04%) PHP
4 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCDST
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
1 2 (8.70%) MCSA
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) MCTS
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Citrix
1 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Nokia
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle