Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Flintshire 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 22 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
North Wales > Flintshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 11 10
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 13 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Flintshire 27.08% 20.00% 18.18%
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 50.00% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 11
Flintshire median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -26.74% +32.31%
10th Percentile £26,500 £23,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,000 £45,000 £45,500
North Wales median annual salary £30,000 £34,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% -19.77% +37.60%

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 Flintshire.

All Vendors
Flintshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 26 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Flintshire 54.17% 40.00% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 10
Flintshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +10.77%
10th Percentile £27,250 £25,000 £26,550
90th Percentile £42,750 £51,000 £45,500
North Wales median annual salary £30,000 £28,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -18.57% -6.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Flintshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Flintshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Flintshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Flintshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Flintshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Flintshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Flintshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Flintshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Flintshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Deeside - 9 £30,000 -
Microsoft
North Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 Flintshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) Retail
5 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) DB2
7 2 (15.38%) SAP
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) COM
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) EDI
7 2 (15.38%) ERP
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Flintshire 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 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Junior
3 4 (30.77%) Junior C# Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Junior Developer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Coordinator
5 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Information Officer
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security Officer
6 1 (7.69%) Security Officer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
6 2 (15.38%) COM
6 2 (15.38%) CSS
6 2 (15.38%) EDI
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) Visualforce
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) WPF
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) jQuery
7 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) ERP
3 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ISMS
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) SDLC
4 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Apex Code
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CISA
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISMP
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Jitterbit
1 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Teradata