The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Torfaen region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 5 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 29.23% 1.79% 6.00%
As % of the Vendors category 63.33% 8.33% 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 3
Average salary £36,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.46% -16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
30 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 46.15% 21.43% 32.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 16
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,700 £31,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
South Wales

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Torfaen

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Microsoft
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +16 19 £36,000 +7.46% 1
Microsoft
South Wales

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 28 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 27 (79.41%) .NET
3 26 (76.47%) C#
4 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
5 18 (52.94%) OO
5 18 (52.94%) SQL
6 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (38.24%) HTML
7 13 (38.24%) OOD
8 12 (35.29%) WCF
9 11 (32.35%) MVC
10 10 (29.41%) TDD
10 10 (29.41%) HTML5
10 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
11 9 (26.47%) XML
11 9 (26.47%) Windows
12 8 (23.53%) IIS
12 8 (23.53%) WinForms
12 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (20.59%) Retail
13 7 (20.59%) Scrum
13 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
13 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
14 6 (17.65%) Java
14 6 (17.65%) CSS
14 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
14 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (17.65%) NUnit
14 6 (17.65%) IaaS

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 8 (23.53%) IIS
2 5 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) Node.js
4 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) IaaS
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (17.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SMTP
1 2 (5.88%) FTP
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) VPN
1 2 (5.88%) HTTPS
1 2 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (82.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) NUnit
1 6 (17.65%) Moq
1 6 (17.65%) MSTest
2 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 7 (20.59%) Retail
2 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.76%) .NET Team Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Team Leader
4 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Junior .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Node.js Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Graduate
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Junior
4 3 (8.82%) Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) DBA
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Systems Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) .NET
2 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (38.24%) HTML
4 12 (35.29%) WCF
5 10 (29.41%) HTML5
5 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
6 9 (26.47%) XML
7 8 (23.53%) WinForms
7 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (17.65%) CSS
9 3 (8.82%) XHTML
9 3 (8.82%) Web Services
10 1 (2.94%) Spring
10 1 (2.94%) Java EE
10 1 (2.94%) JAX-WS
10 1 (2.94%) JPA
10 1 (2.94%) REST
10 1 (2.94%) SOAP
10 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
1 3 (8.82%) Replication
2 2 (5.88%) Clustering
2 2 (5.88%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) FMCG
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) AIX
5 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) OO
2 13 (38.24%) OOD
3 11 (32.35%) MVC
4 10 (29.41%) TDD
5 7 (20.59%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
6 6 (17.65%) Product Management
7 5 (14.71%) Logistics
7 5 (14.71%) ERP
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (8.82%) Web Development
9 3 (8.82%) Database Tuning
9 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (8.82%) CRM
9 3 (8.82%) OOP
9 3 (8.82%) Project Management
9 3 (8.82%) SOA
10 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
4 6 (17.65%) Java
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Python
7 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) MCSD
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
1 1 (2.94%) IBM
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