The table below looks at the statistics for Microsoft Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Towcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Certification over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certification
Rank - - 5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Certification 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Towcester - - 40.00%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
Microsoft Certification
Northamptonshire

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

Qualifications Category
Towcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
4 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Towcester 50.00% - 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £31,250 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Towcester

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

Microsoft Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Towcester

Microsoft Certification
Salary Trend in Towcester

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

Microsoft Certification Salary Trend in Towcester

Microsoft Certification
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Towcester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Towcester region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) MCAD
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) LabWindows
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) VB6
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) C#

Microsoft Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Towcester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Towcester region citing Microsoft Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) LabWindows
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Development Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 4 (80.00%) VB6
2 4 (80.00%) C
2 4 (80.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCAD
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft