The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hove 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 28 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 7 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 -  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hove 16.07% 40.54% -
As % of the Vendors category 50.00% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 0
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Hove.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hove
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18 15 1
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hove 32.14% 40.54% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 27 54 1
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +81.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £19,350 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £28,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Hove

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Hove

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Hove

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Hove

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hove region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 10 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (45.00%) MVC
5 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.00%) R
6 1 (5.00%) Finance
6 1 (5.00%) SAS
6 1 (5.00%) MVS
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
6 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
6 1 (5.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) VB
6 1 (5.00%) C

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hove 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 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
1 10 (50.00%) Junior
1 10 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Junior Test Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Junior Tester
1 10 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 10 (50.00%) Tester
2 9 (45.00%) C# Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 9 (45.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.00%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (95.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) C++
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (5.00%) R
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 10 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification