The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tonbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 25.81% 25.93% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 40.00% 100.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 1
Average salary £29,250 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.87% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
Kent

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

Vendors Category
Tonbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
20 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 64.52% 25.93% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 3
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tonbridge

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Tonbridge

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Tonbridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tonbridge region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Tonbridge

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tonbridge 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (40.00%) VB
3 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Publishing
4 3 (30.00%) WinForms
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 3 (30.00%) QA
4 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (10.00%) OLAP
6 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
6 1 (10.00%) C#

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Tonbridge 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.

Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VPN
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Programmer
3 3 (30.00%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (30.00%) QA Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (40.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) WinForms
3 3 (30.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (10.00%) Dapper ORM
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Development
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) MVVM
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) VB6
3 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (10.00%) VMware