The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hitchin 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 26 April 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
Hertfordshire / Hitchin
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 - 8
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hitchin 3.57% - 21.43%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% - 39.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

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

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hitchin
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8 4 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hitchin 28.57% 44.44% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 8
Median salary £36,000 £32,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -46.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £32,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £60,000 £32,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Hitchin

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hitchin 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 Hitchin

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Hitchin region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 2 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Moq
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Autofac
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Durandal
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hitchin 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Moq
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Head of PMO
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Autofac
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Durandal
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO