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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 7 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 20 13 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 21.28% 13.98% 32.41%
As % of the Vendors category 51.28% 36.11% 64.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 11 35
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,450 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
39 36 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 41.49% 38.71% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 54
Average salary £36,000 £34,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.59% +0.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £60,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 5 May 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Worcester

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
2 24 (60.00%) SQL
3 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (35.00%) C#
4 14 (35.00%) .NET
4 14 (35.00%) Windows
5 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (22.50%) MVC
8 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 8 (20.00%) XML
8 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
9 7 (17.50%) HTML
9 7 (17.50%) WCF
10 6 (15.00%) TDD
10 6 (15.00%) NUnit
10 6 (15.00%) Subversion
10 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 6 (15.00%) Degree

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 8 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.50%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) LAN
1 6 (15.00%) WAN
2 3 (7.50%) SMTP
3 2 (5.00%) Network Security
3 2 (5.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) ADSL
4 1 (2.50%) DHCP
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (72.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (35.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
6 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 5 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
9 1 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.50%) MySQL
9 1 (2.50%) Informix
9 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.50%) DTS
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) NUnit
2 6 (15.00%) Subversion
3 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) Hudson
4 1 (2.50%) MSTest
4 1 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.50%) Moq
General
1 5 (12.50%) Advertising
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 8 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Junior
3 7 (17.50%) Junior Developer
3 7 (17.50%) .NET Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Junior C# Developer
4 6 (15.00%) DBA
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (12.50%) SQL DBA
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.00%) Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Service Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) XML
3 7 (17.50%) HTML
3 7 (17.50%) WCF
4 6 (15.00%) SOAP
5 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (12.50%) MFC
5 5 (12.50%) LINQ
5 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.50%) CSS
8 1 (2.50%) Unity DI Container
8 1 (2.50%) Castle Windsor
8 1 (2.50%) Ninject
8 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (2.50%) J2EE
8 1 (2.50%) XSD
8 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) MVC
3 6 (15.00%) TDD
3 6 (15.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.50%) OOP
4 5 (12.50%) OO
4 5 (12.50%) OOD
4 5 (12.50%) Software Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) Business Development
6 2 (5.00%) Workflow
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.50%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.50%) Database Security
7 1 (2.50%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (2.50%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (2.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) SQL
2 14 (35.00%) C#
3 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (17.50%) VB.NET
6 5 (12.50%) C
7 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (2.50%) Java
8 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) MCSA
2 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) Xen
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Cisco
2 5 (12.50%) Dell
2 5 (12.50%) VMware
3 4 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) Citrix
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