The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 25.00% 30.39% 21.15%
As % of the Vendors category 76.92% 75.61% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 4
Median salary £35,000 £26,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -47.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £26,500 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,122 £42,300 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.31% +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 Taunton region.

Vendors Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 41 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 32.50% 40.20% 46.15%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 8
Median salary £35,000 £26,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -51.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £21,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,745 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Taunton

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Taunton

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (56.25%) .NET
3 17 (53.13%) C#
4 16 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
6 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 11 (34.38%) Scrum
7 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
7 11 (34.38%) SpecFlow
8 10 (31.25%) MVC
8 10 (31.25%) MS Office
9 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
9 9 (28.13%) Waterfall
9 9 (28.13%) Line Management
10 8 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
10 8 (25.00%) BDD
10 8 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
10 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
10 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
10 8 (25.00%) Load Testing
10 8 (25.00%) Test Management
10 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (25.00%) ISEB
10 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 7 (21.88%) Java
11 7 (21.88%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (18.75%) HTML

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Office
2 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
1 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) SSL
1 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.13%) VPN
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (34.38%) SpecFlow
3 8 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
5 3 (9.38%) Selenium
5 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
6 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.13%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Test Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Tester
5 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Selenium Tester
5 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Systems Test Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (18.75%) HTML
4 5 (15.63%) CSS
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
5 4 (12.50%) WPF
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.38%) RESTful
6 3 (9.38%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) HTML5
7 2 (6.25%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.13%) WCF
8 1 (3.13%) WinForms
8 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Scrum
3 10 (31.25%) MVC
4 9 (28.13%) Line Management
4 9 (28.13%) Waterfall
5 8 (25.00%) BDD
5 8 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 8 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (25.00%) Test Management
6 7 (21.88%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (18.75%) ITIL
8 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
9 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
10 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
10 3 (9.38%) Web Development
11 2 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) Java
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) C
7 1 (3.13%) XPath
7 1 (3.13%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Security Cleared
2 11 (34.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (25.00%) ISEB
3 8 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 14001
1 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Xamarin
2 2 (6.25%) Apple
2 2 (6.25%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
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