Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Herefordshire 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
West Midlands > Herefordshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 8 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 38 31 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 31.40% 19.14% 21.57%
As % of the Vendors category 66.67% 40.79% 51.16%
Number of salaries quoted 50 33 23
Herefordshire median annual salary £43,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% - +42.86%
10th Percentile £31,569 £23,550 £37,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £46,875
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.94% -4.00% -6.25%

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 Herefordshire.

All Vendors
Herefordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 57 76 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Herefordshire 47.11% 46.91% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 42 68 39
Herefordshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -22.22% +42.86%
10th Percentile £24,117 £21,600 £34,200
90th Percentile £52,500 £49,875 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Herefordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Herefordshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Herefordshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Herefordshire

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Herefordshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Herefordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Herefordshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Hereford +9 26 £47,500 -
Ross-on-Wye +2 2 £42,500 -
Leominster -10 2 £60,000 -
Microsoft
West Midlands

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 Herefordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 24 (63.16%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (57.89%) MVC
3 22 (57.89%) C#
4 21 (55.26%) SQL
5 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (42.11%) Greenfield Project
6 15 (39.47%) .NET Core
6 15 (39.47%) HTML
6 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
6 15 (39.47%) CSS
6 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
6 15 (39.47%) Logistics
6 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (39.47%) SaaS
6 15 (39.47%) HTML5
6 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
6 15 (39.47%) Xamarin
6 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (39.47%) Microservices
6 15 (39.47%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (39.47%) Mobile Development
7 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 10 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (26.32%) MongoDB
8 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
9 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (21.05%) T-SQL

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Herefordshire 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 5 (13.16%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (39.47%) SaaS
2 8 (21.05%) PaaS
3 4 (10.53%) Office 365
4 2 (5.26%) GitHub
4 2 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (26.32%) MongoDB
2 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 8 (21.05%) DocumentDB
3 8 (21.05%) Power BI
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.26%) BigQuery
6 2 (5.26%) MySQL
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.42%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.42%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (18.42%) Selenium
2 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 20 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (31.58%) C# Developer
5 11 (28.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (23.68%) Senior .NET Developer
6 9 (23.68%) Senior Developer
7 8 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (21.05%) Full Stack Developer
7 8 (21.05%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (21.05%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 8 (21.05%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (21.05%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (21.05%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 7 (18.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (18.42%) HTML CSS Developer
8 7 (18.42%) HTML Developer
8 7 (18.42%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (13.16%) DBA
10 4 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (63.16%) .NET
2 15 (39.47%) .NET Core
2 15 (39.47%) AngularJS
2 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
2 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET Web API
2 15 (39.47%) CSS
2 15 (39.47%) HTML
2 15 (39.47%) HTML5
3 8 (21.05%) Apache Cordova
3 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Core
3 8 (21.05%) CSS3
4 7 (18.42%) LESS
4 7 (18.42%) Sass
5 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
5 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
5 6 (15.79%) jQuery
5 6 (15.79%) LINQ
5 6 (15.79%) LINQ to SQL
5 6 (15.79%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (42.11%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
2 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
2 2 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (2.63%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (57.89%) MVC
3 15 (39.47%) Continuous Delivery
3 15 (39.47%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (39.47%) Logistics
3 15 (39.47%) Microservices
3 15 (39.47%) Mobile Development
4 8 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (21.05%) CQRS
4 8 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
4 8 (21.05%) SOLID
4 8 (21.05%) Web Development
5 7 (18.42%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 4 (10.53%) ITIL
7 4 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
9 2 (5.26%) Change Management
9 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (57.89%) C#
2 21 (55.26%) SQL
3 16 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) T-SQL
5 7 (18.42%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) DV Cleared
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) MCSE
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.63%) CCENT
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) Packer
2 2 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Xamarin
2 7 (18.42%) Google
3 6 (15.79%) Telerik
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle