The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Trowbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Trowbridge 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 10 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 10.71% 44.44% -
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 57.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £36,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Vendors Category
Trowbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
12 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Trowbridge 42.86% 77.78% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 3
Average salary £38,000 £34,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -32.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £24,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £52,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Microsoft
Wiltshire

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Trowbridge

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Trowbridge

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Trowbridge

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Trowbridge

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Trowbridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Trowbridge 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 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (56.25%) Local Government
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
5 6 (37.50%) .NET
5 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
6 5 (31.25%) Scrum
6 5 (31.25%) Ingres
7 4 (25.00%) C#
7 4 (25.00%) SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) XML
7 4 (25.00%) XSLT
7 4 (25.00%) WCF
7 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (18.75%) Change Control
8 3 (18.75%) Product Management
8 3 (18.75%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) MS Office
8 3 (18.75%) OpenROAD
8 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
9 2 (12.50%) MVC
9 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
9 2 (12.50%) Citrix
9 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 2 (12.50%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Trowbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Trowbridge 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 3 (18.75%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 5 (31.25%) Ingres
5 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (56.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Product Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Development Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) MI Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 4 (25.00%) XML
2 4 (25.00%) XSLT
2 4 (25.00%) WCF
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) LINQ
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) UNIX
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Product Management
3 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Business Objects