The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 9 8 2
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 23 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 17.56% 25.88% 32.18%
As % of the Vendors category 39.66% 55.00% 54.90%
Number of salaries quoted 23 22 27
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Microsoft
Worcestershire

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

Vendors Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
58 40 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 44.27% 47.06% 58.62%
Number of salaries quoted 55 40 47
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £28,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Worcester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Worcester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 21 (55.26%) C#
2 21 (55.26%) .NET
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Scrum
3 16 (42.11%) VB.NET
4 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
4 13 (34.21%) Degree
4 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
5 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
6 10 (26.32%) Windows
7 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
7 8 (21.05%) MVC
8 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
9 6 (15.79%) VMware
9 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
9 6 (15.79%) LAN
9 6 (15.79%) WAN
9 6 (15.79%) HTML
10 5 (13.16%) SOAP
10 5 (13.16%) XML
10 5 (13.16%) Cisco
10 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
10 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (13.16%) TDD

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 (7.89%) MS Exchange
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.63%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) LAN
1 6 (15.79%) WAN
2 3 (7.89%) SAN
3 2 (5.26%) VLAN
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) ADSL
4 1 (2.63%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (57.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.26%) MySQL
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
1 4 (10.53%) NUnit
1 4 (10.53%) Subversion
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.89%) Advertising
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Junior
6 4 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Junior C# Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.26%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.26%) DBA
8 2 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Office 365 Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) .NET
2 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
3 6 (15.79%) HTML
4 5 (13.16%) SOAP
4 5 (13.16%) XML
4 5 (13.16%) Entity Framework
4 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (10.53%) WCF
5 4 (10.53%) LINQ
5 4 (10.53%) MFC
5 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.63%) CSS
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.89%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Linux
6 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Scrum
3 13 (34.21%) Software Engineering
4 8 (21.05%) MVC
5 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 4 (10.53%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) OO
6 4 (10.53%) ITIL
6 4 (10.53%) OOD
6 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) ERP
8 2 (5.26%) Network Design
8 2 (5.26%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
9 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
9 1 (2.63%) CRM
9 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.63%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) C#
1 21 (55.26%) SQL
2 16 (42.11%) VB.NET
3 8 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) C
5 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) VMware
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco
3 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 4 (10.53%) Citrix
4 3 (7.89%) Dell
5 2 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle
6 1 (2.63%) Pegasus
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