The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wrexham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft
Rank 13 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 16.67% 30.00% -
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £32,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Microsoft
North Wales

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

Vendors Category
Wrexham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 50.00% 30.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Microsoft
Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

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

Microsoft Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wrexham

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

Microsoft Salary Trend in Wrexham

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wrexham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft across the Wrexham region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Microsoft Salary Histogram in Wrexham

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 10 (71.43%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) CSS
2 8 (57.14%) jQuery
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) WPF
7 2 (14.29%) CSS3
7 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
7 2 (14.29%) WCF
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) HTML5
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
8 1 (7.14%) MCP
8 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 1 (7.14%) Finance
8 1 (7.14%) WinForms
8 1 (7.14%) MS Access
8 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse

Microsoft
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) MS Access
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Lead Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) CSS
1 8 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) .NET
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 3 (21.43%) WPF
4 2 (14.29%) WCF
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) UML
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
2 2 (14.29%) Web Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.14%) Change Control
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco
1 1 (7.14%) Avaya
1 1 (7.14%) Sage
1 1 (7.14%) Mitel
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