The table below looks at the statistics for MSI skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MSI over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
Rank - 194 179
Permanent jobs citing MSI 0 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.14% 0.42%
As % of the Development Applications category - 1.38% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 14
Average salary - £30,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -35.13%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
MSI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
842 506 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.98% 10.29% 12.39%
Number of salaries quoted 762 405 545
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

MSI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MSI across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

MSI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MSI
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MSI Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MSI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing MSI 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 MSI.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading

MSI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing MSI 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 MSI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (100.00%) POCO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) VC++
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce