The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Tunbridge Wells region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft
Rank 24 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 14 38 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 11.29% 23.60% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 36.84% 58.46% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 28
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £30,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 Tunbridge Wells region.

Vendors Category
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
38 65 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tunbridge Wells 30.65% 40.37% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 64 40
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -17.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Tunbridge Wells region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) C#
3 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 8 (40.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) Degree
5 7 (35.00%) SOA
5 7 (35.00%) Finance
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 6 (30.00%) MSMQ
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
6 6 (30.00%) WCF
6 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
6 6 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (30.00%) NCrunch
7 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
7 5 (25.00%) Data Management
7 5 (25.00%) Blog
7 5 (25.00%) SaaS
7 5 (25.00%) Redis

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Tunbridge Wells 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
1 1 (5.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) LAN
1 2 (10.00%) WAN
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (25.00%) Redis
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) Big Data
5 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.00%) ObjectDB
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) NCrunch
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) MSI
3 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Law
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Games
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) C# Developer
2 7 (35.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
4 5 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Applications Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Software Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Tester
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Software Tester
6 2 (10.00%) Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Designer
7 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Head of IT
7 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (30.00%) MSMQ
3 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (30.00%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (30.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (30.00%) WCF
3 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
4 5 (25.00%) SignalR
4 5 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) XML
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
6 1 (5.00%) WinForms
6 1 (5.00%) WPF
6 1 (5.00%) jQuery
6 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (25.00%) Blog
4 2 (10.00%) Social Media
4 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.00%) Android
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) MVC
2 7 (35.00%) SOA
3 6 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (25.00%) Data Management
5 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) DevOps
6 2 (10.00%) Line Management
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) People Management
6 2 (10.00%) EAI
6 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) Mercator
4 1 (5.00%) EPiServer
4 1 (5.00%) Sitecore
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