Period
to 15 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 15 November 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
West Yorkshire > Halifax
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 +10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 25 30 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 14.04% 17.14% 15.84%
As % of the Vendors category 47.17% 57.69% 63.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 24 50
Halifax median annual salary £43,750 £43,750 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.13% +60.91%
10th Percentile £24,300 £31,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56% +4.00%

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 Halifax.

All Vendors
Halifax
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 53 52 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 29.78% 29.71% 24.84%
Number of salaries quoted 42 44 67
Halifax median annual salary £42,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +9.38% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £73,375 £77,500 £72,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Halifax

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Halifax

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Halifax

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Halifax over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Halifax

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (32.00%) .NET
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (24.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) MVC
6 5 (20.00%) Finance
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (20.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) CSS
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.00%) jQuery
6 5 (20.00%) PMO
7 4 (16.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 4 (16.00%) Web Development
7 4 (16.00%) Open Source
7 4 (16.00%) BDD
7 4 (16.00%) HTML5
7 4 (16.00%) CSS3
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
7 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (16.00%) Microservices
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) Power BI

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 (12.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) GitHub
3 2 (8.00%) Office 365
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (4.00%) CloudFront
4 1 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Serverless
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.00%) Power BI
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (16.00%) Star Schema
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) MorphX
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Head of Development
3 4 (16.00%) Portfolio Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) PMO Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Security Incident Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) HTML
2 5 (20.00%) jQuery
3 4 (16.00%) CSS3
3 4 (16.00%) HTML5
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Core
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (4.00%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (4.00%) Node.js
5 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) BDD
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) ETL
4 4 (16.00%) Microservices
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source
4 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) Web Development
5 3 (12.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (12.00%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) MCP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CCNA
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.00%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (4.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) PMO
2 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) NetApp
1 2 (8.00%) VMware