Period
to 21 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 94 106 154
Rank change year-on-year +12 +48 -57
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Office 23 44 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.89% 2.15% 0.94%
As % of the Applications category 30.26% 36.97% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9 39 26
Cambridge median annual salary £30,000 £40,000 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +68.42% -7.95%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,875 £19,000
90th Percentile £30,212 £50,000 £48,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £27,625
% change year-on-year -14.29% +26.70% +0.45%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 76 119 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.23% 5.81% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 44 77 92
Cambridge median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £22,075
90th Percentile £54,475 £56,000 £59,625
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Cambridge

Microsoft Office
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Microsoft Office in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, IT jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (60.87%) Software Testing
1 14 (60.87%) JIRA
1 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
3 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
3 12 (52.17%) Selenium
3 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (52.17%) BDD
3 12 (52.17%) SoapUI
3 12 (52.17%) Agile Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Functional Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Non-Functional Testing
3 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
3 12 (52.17%) User Stories
3 12 (52.17%) Test Planning
3 12 (52.17%) WorldPay
3 12 (52.17%) Payment Gateway
3 12 (52.17%) Defect Tracking
3 12 (52.17%) Exploratory Testing
4 10 (43.48%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Banking
6 8 (34.78%) FIS
7 7 (30.43%) Windows
8 5 (21.74%) Office 365
9 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
9 4 (17.39%) Azure
9 4 (17.39%) Sprint Retrospective

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) Azure
3 3 (13.04%) OneDrive
4 1 (4.35%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) JIRA
2 12 (52.17%) Jenkins
2 12 (52.17%) Selenium
2 12 (52.17%) SoapUI
2 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (34.78%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Housing Association
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Team Leader
1 8 (34.78%) Test Leader
1 8 (34.78%) Test Team Leader
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) IT Support
3 4 (17.39%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (8.70%) IT Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Junior
4 2 (8.70%) Junior Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Support Technician
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
2 3 (13.04%) Mac OS
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
3 1 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (60.87%) Software Testing
1 14 (60.87%) Test Automation
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Testing
2 12 (52.17%) BDD
2 12 (52.17%) Defect Tracking
2 12 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 12 (52.17%) Exploratory Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Functional Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Non-Functional Testing
2 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (52.17%) Test Planning
2 12 (52.17%) User Stories
3 10 (43.48%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Sprint Retrospective
4 4 (17.39%) Sprint Review
4 4 (17.39%) Test Strategy
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) C
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) A+ Certification
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) MCSA
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
1 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) WorldPay
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (34.78%) FIS
4 3 (13.04%) Apple
4 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow