Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gateshead 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 January 2018 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
Tyne and Wear > Gateshead
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 8 22
Rank change year-on-year -12 +14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 16 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gateshead 16.16% 36.36% 3.92%
As % of the Vendors category 31.37% 76.19% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 3
Gateshead median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% +33.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £26,625 £21,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,500 £43,125 £32,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -13.33%

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 Gateshead.

All Vendors
Gateshead
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 51 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gateshead 51.52% 47.73% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 47 21 6
Gateshead median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% +25.98% -2.31%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £48,500 £42,500 £37,875
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% - -6.67%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Gateshead

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Gateshead

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Gateshead

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Gateshead

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Gateshead

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Gateshead over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Gateshead

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Gateshead region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) MVC
7 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery
7 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
7 4 (25.00%) API Development
8 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
8 3 (18.75%) RESTful
8 3 (18.75%) BDD
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (18.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 3 (18.75%) SOLID
8 3 (18.75%) YAGNI
8 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
8 3 (18.75%) Mob Programming
8 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
8 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gateshead 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 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Lead Developer
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (18.75%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (18.75%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Lead .NET Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
6 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Analyst
6 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
6 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
7 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
7 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (18.75%) RESTful
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) API Development
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) BDD
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 3 (18.75%) Mob Programming
3 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
3 3 (18.75%) SOLID
3 3 (18.75%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Unit Testing
3 3 (18.75%) YAGNI
4 2 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.25%) A+ Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCENT
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) Citrix
2 2 (12.50%) Mitel
2 2 (12.50%) VMware