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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft
Rank 8 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 8 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 36.96% 17.02% 14.29%
As % of the Vendors category 94.44% 38.10% 47.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 18
Median salary £34,000 £20,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £19,100 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £31,150
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
18 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 39.13% 44.68% 30.16%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 28
Median salary £34,000 £42,055 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.15% +52.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £20,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £51,000
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 30 May 2016.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Swansea

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
4 15 (48.39%) C#
5 12 (38.71%) MVC
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
7 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
8 9 (29.03%) HTML
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
8 9 (29.03%) CSS
8 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (25.81%) Test Planning
10 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
10 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (19.35%) Scrum
10 6 (19.35%) OO
11 5 (16.13%) OOD
11 5 (16.13%) Windows
11 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
11 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
12 4 (12.90%) User Experience
12 4 (12.90%) BDD
12 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (12.90%) jQuery
12 4 (12.90%) TDD
13 3 (9.68%) Finance
13 3 (9.68%) CGI
13 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
13 3 (9.68%) CRM

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 (9.68%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) JIRA
3 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Developer
3 10 (32.26%) Test Analyst
4 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
6 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Customer Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
8 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET
2 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (29.03%) CSS
2 9 (29.03%) HTML
3 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
3 6 (19.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.90%) jQuery
5 4 (12.90%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (9.68%) Ajax
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (9.68%) CGI
6 3 (9.68%) RESTful
6 3 (9.68%) Symfony
7 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
8 1 (3.23%) HTML5
8 1 (3.23%) RequireJS
8 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) User Experience
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
1 5 (16.13%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) Test Planning
4 6 (19.35%) OO
4 6 (19.35%) Scrum
5 5 (16.13%) OOD
6 4 (12.90%) BDD
6 4 (12.90%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Web Application Development
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Kanban
8 2 (6.45%) Usability Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Non-Functional Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Open Source
9 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.23%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) PHP
4 3 (9.68%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Virgin Media
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefit
Posted: 6 days ago