The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bishop's Stortford with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Microsoft products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Microsoft Corporation.

Microsoft
Hertfordshire / Bishop's Stortford
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 7 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bishop's Stortford 41.18% 23.08% 33.33%
As % of the Vendors category 53.85% 27.27% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 3
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bishop's Stortford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bishop's Stortford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 13 11 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bishop's Stortford 76.47% 84.62% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 6
Median salary £50,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £36,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Bishop's Stortford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bishop's Stortford citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Bishop's Stortford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Bishop's Stortford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft in Bishop's Stortford.

Salary trend for Microsoft in Bishop's Stortford

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bishop's Stortford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Ant
2 7 (70.00%) JSP
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) J2SE
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) Spring
2 7 (70.00%) Maven
2 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (70.00%) Web Application Development
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) OLTP
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) SOAP
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 3 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bishop's Stortford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) OLTP
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Ant
1 7 (70.00%) Maven
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (30.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Java Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Applications Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
1 7 (70.00%) J2SE
1 7 (70.00%) JSP
1 7 (70.00%) Spring
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Multithreading
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (70.00%) Web Application Development
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Change Control
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
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