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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 8 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 30.95% 26.67% 48.48%
As % of the Vendors category 40.63% 72.73% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 16
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,100 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
32 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tewkesbury 76.19% 36.67% 63.64%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 20
Average salary £33,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.25% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,900 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

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
Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tewkesbury region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Tewkesbury

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 20 (74.07%) Degree
1 20 (74.07%) Computer Science
2 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Aerospace
4 11 (40.74%) C#
4 11 (40.74%) C++
5 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 10 (37.04%) .NET
5 10 (37.04%) CSS
5 10 (37.04%) jQuery
5 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
6 9 (33.33%) Time Management
6 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) JSON
6 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
6 9 (33.33%) Physics
6 9 (33.33%) Chemistry
6 9 (33.33%) Scrum
6 9 (33.33%) Web Design
6 9 (33.33%) Web Services
6 9 (33.33%) XML
6 9 (33.33%) IIS
6 9 (33.33%) C
6 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (33.33%) CRM

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tewkesbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 9 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 3 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Firewall
2 4 (14.81%) VPN
3 2 (7.41%) VoIP
4 1 (3.70%) DHCP
4 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Software Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Web Developer
3 9 (33.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Junior
4 6 (22.22%) Graduate
4 6 (22.22%) Junior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Web Designer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) CSS
1 10 (37.04%) .NET
1 10 (37.04%) jQuery
2 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) JSON
2 9 (33.33%) Web Services
2 9 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Computer Science
2 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 9 (33.33%) Physics
2 9 (33.33%) Chemistry
3 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.11%) Blog
3 3 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 3 (11.11%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 9 (33.33%) Systems Analysis
2 9 (33.33%) Time Management
2 9 (33.33%) CRM
2 9 (33.33%) Scrum
2 9 (33.33%) Web Design
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) UML
7 1 (3.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
1 11 (40.74%) C++
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) C
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (74.07%) Degree
2 10 (37.04%) Security Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Symantec
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 3 (11.11%) Google
3 3 (11.11%) Twitter
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe