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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 11 12 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 17 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 13.58% 19.32% 28.00%
As % of the Vendors category 42.31% 44.74% 53.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 21
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +75.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,400 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £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
52 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 32.10% 43.18% 52.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 38 37
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £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 30 July 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Worcester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (65.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (60.47%) SQL
3 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (55.81%) C#
4 24 (55.81%) .NET
5 17 (39.53%) VB.NET
6 16 (37.21%) Scrum
7 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
7 13 (30.23%) Degree
7 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
8 12 (27.91%) Windows
9 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
9 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
10 10 (23.26%) MVC
11 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
12 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
12 8 (18.60%) HTML
12 8 (18.60%) XML
13 7 (16.28%) SOAP
13 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
13 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (16.28%) TDD
13 7 (16.28%) VMware
13 7 (16.28%) LAN
13 7 (16.28%) WAN
13 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
13 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
13 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Project
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
2 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) LAN
1 7 (16.28%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) VLAN
3 1 (2.33%) ADSL
3 1 (2.33%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (65.12%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
3 6 (13.95%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
4 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.33%) MySQL
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio
1 7 (16.28%) Subversion
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) NUnit
General
1 5 (11.63%) Advertising
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Software Developer
3 10 (23.26%) .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Junior
5 6 (13.95%) Junior C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Junior Developer
5 6 (13.95%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (11.63%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
8 2 (4.65%) Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 1 (2.33%) Service Desk Manager
9 1 (2.33%) Project Support Officer
9 1 (2.33%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) .NET
2 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
3 8 (18.60%) HTML
3 8 (18.60%) XML
4 7 (16.28%) SOAP
4 7 (16.28%) Entity Framework
4 7 (16.28%) WCF
4 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (13.95%) LINQ
5 6 (13.95%) MFC
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.65%) CSS
9 1 (2.33%) J2EE
9 1 (2.33%) Web Services
9 1 (2.33%) XSD
9 1 (2.33%) Ajax
9 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) Scrum
3 13 (30.23%) Software Engineering
4 10 (23.26%) MVC
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
6 6 (13.95%) OOP
6 6 (13.95%) OO
6 6 (13.95%) OOD
6 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.65%) ERP
7 2 (4.65%) Project Management
8 1 (2.33%) Change Management
8 1 (2.33%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) Network Design
8 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.33%) SOA
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL
8 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) SQL
2 24 (55.81%) C#
3 17 (39.53%) VB.NET
4 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.95%) C
6 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (30.23%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
1 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.33%) Xen
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) VMware
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco
3 5 (11.63%) Dell
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) HP
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