Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ellesmere Port 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 6 months to 19 November 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
Cheshire > Ellesmere Port
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 6 12
Rank change year-on-year +4 +6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 10 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ellesmere Port 47.62% 33.33% 5.26%
As % of the Vendors category 71.43% 100.00% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Ellesmere Port median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +90.48% +32.63%
10th Percentile £31,175 £37,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £47,625 £60,000 £33,250
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £35,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year +20.57% +8.46% -4.41%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Ellesmere Port.

All Vendors
Ellesmere Port
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 14 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ellesmere Port 66.67% 33.33% 60.53%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 21
Ellesmere Port median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £45,000
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.85% +4.00%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Ellesmere Port

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Ellesmere Port.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Ellesmere Port

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Ellesmere Port

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Ellesmere Port

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Ellesmere Port

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Ellesmere Port over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Ellesmere Port

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Ellesmere Port region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) C#
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) WPF
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) SOLID
3 4 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (40.00%) SaaS
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ellesmere Port 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Developer
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Integration Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Trainee
5 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) WPF
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (20.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (40.00%) SOLID
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (10.00%) MVVM
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (10.00%) CCENT
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Network+ Certification
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco