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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 15 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 18.67% 11.54% 13.70%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 35.29% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 10
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
21 17 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 28.00% 32.69% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 11
Average salary £27,864 £33,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,150 £28,250 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £61,250 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Swansea

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft.

1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) C#
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 5 (26.32%) OO
6 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (21.05%) CSS
7 4 (21.05%) HTML
7 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) Advertising
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (15.79%) OOD
8 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.79%) MS Office
8 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
8 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
8 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
9 2 (10.53%) Sage 200
9 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (10.53%) Selenium
9 2 (10.53%) Web Services
9 2 (10.53%) XML
9 2 (10.53%) CGI

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Microsoft also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Microsoft. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.79%) Advertising
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Support
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.53%) CGI
4 2 (10.53%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) WCF
5 1 (5.26%) WinForms
5 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
2 5 (26.32%) OO
3 3 (15.79%) OOD
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Kanban
5 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Open Source
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) C#
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CCIE
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MCITP
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Sage
2 1 (5.26%) Nintex
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