The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tewkesbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 7 6 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 17 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 12.50% 35.42% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 31.25% 80.95% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 3
Average salary £21,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Microsoft
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tewkesbury region.

Vendors Category
Tewkesbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 40.00% 43.75% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 8
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tewkesbury region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Tewkesbury

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Tewkesbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) HND
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) PHP
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) MS Office
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) Java
5 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) MySQL
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) Internet
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Tewkesbury 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Office
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) French Language
1 2 (15.38%) German Language
1 2 (15.38%) Italian Language
1 2 (15.38%) Spanish Language
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
1 4 (30.77%) IT Support
1 4 (30.77%) Graduate
1 4 (30.77%) Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Graduate Software Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Controller
3 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) QA Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Graduate IT Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) DTV
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.69%) OOD
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) QMS
3 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
3 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.69%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) PHP
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VB.NET
2 3 (23.08%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 6 (46.15%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) HP