The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford 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 3 months to 23 June 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
Herefordshire / Hereford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 18 6
Rank change year-on-year +11 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 30 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hereford 48.39% 7.27% 23.81%
As % of the Vendors category 90.91% 25.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 4 2
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +42.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hereford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hereford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 33 16 6
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hereford 53.23% 29.09% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 3
Median salary £41,250 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.85% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Hereford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hereford citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Hereford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hereford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Hereford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Hereford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Hereford over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Hereford

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Hereford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 38 (92.68%) C#
1 38 (92.68%) .NET
1 38 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (90.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (85.37%) ASP.NET
3 35 (85.37%) CSS
3 35 (85.37%) Visual Studio
3 35 (85.37%) HTML
3 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
3 35 (85.37%) SaaS
3 35 (85.37%) HTML5
3 35 (85.37%) Logistics
3 35 (85.37%) Xamarin
3 35 (85.37%) Mobile Development
3 35 (85.37%) Greenfield Project
4 31 (75.61%) .NET Core
4 31 (75.61%) Continuous Delivery
4 31 (75.61%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (63.41%) MVC
6 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (60.98%) AngularJS
6 25 (60.98%) Microservices
6 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (53.66%) SQL
8 18 (43.90%) SOLID
8 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET Core
8 18 (43.90%) Apache Cordova
8 18 (43.90%) CSS3
8 18 (43.90%) CQRS
8 18 (43.90%) Domain-Driven Design

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hereford 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 (2.44%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 37 (90.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (85.37%) SaaS
3 14 (34.15%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) DocumentDB
1 14 (34.15%) MongoDB
1 14 (34.15%) NoSQL
2 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (19.51%) Power BI
3 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (85.37%) Visual Studio
2 17 (41.46%) Git (software)
2 17 (41.46%) Karma Test Runner
2 17 (41.46%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) .NET Developer
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 35 (85.37%) ASP.NET Developer
3 19 (46.34%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (46.34%) C# Developer
4 18 (43.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (43.90%) Senior .NET Developer
4 18 (43.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (43.90%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 18 (43.90%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 18 (43.90%) Senior C# Developer
4 18 (43.90%) Senior Developer
5 17 (41.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 17 (41.46%) HTML CSS Developer
5 17 (41.46%) HTML Developer
5 17 (41.46%) JavaScript Developer
6 10 (24.39%) Azure Developer
7 8 (19.51%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (19.51%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (7.32%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (92.68%) .NET
2 35 (85.37%) ASP.NET
2 35 (85.37%) CSS
2 35 (85.37%) HTML
2 35 (85.37%) HTML5
3 31 (75.61%) .NET Core
4 25 (60.98%) AngularJS
4 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (43.90%) Apache Cordova
5 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET Core
5 18 (43.90%) CSS3
6 17 (41.46%) LESS
6 17 (41.46%) Sass
7 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
8 2 (4.88%) WCF
9 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.44%) jQuery
9 1 (2.44%) LINQ
9 1 (2.44%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 35 (85.37%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.88%) Fintech
2 2 (4.88%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (92.68%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (85.37%) Logistics
2 35 (85.37%) Mobile Development
3 31 (75.61%) Continuous Delivery
3 31 (75.61%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (63.41%) MVC
5 25 (60.98%) Microservices
6 18 (43.90%) CQRS
6 18 (43.90%) Domain-Driven Design
6 18 (43.90%) SOLID
7 17 (41.46%) Unit Testing
8 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (19.51%) Web Development
9 2 (4.88%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (4.88%) Database Security
9 2 (4.88%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (4.88%) Server Monitoring
9 2 (4.88%) Server Virtualisation
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) C#
2 35 (85.37%) JavaScript
3 22 (53.66%) SQL
4 17 (41.46%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.44%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) Telerik