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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft
Rank 9 4 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 12 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hove 33.33% 30.77% 18.37%
As % of the Vendors category 92.31% 76.92% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 9
Median salary £25,500 £25,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.99% -32.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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 Hove.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hove
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 13 26 21
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hove 36.11% 40.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 20
Median salary £25,500 £18,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -52.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Hove

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hove 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 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

Microsoft
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (80.00%) C#
3 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
4 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (60.00%) ISTQB
4 18 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (20.00%) QA
5 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (20.00%) SDLC
5 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 6 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (16.67%) Middleware
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 5 (16.67%) Data Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.33%) Big Data
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.33%) R
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (3.33%) Finance
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) C++
7 1 (3.33%) Java

Microsoft
Top Related 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 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Analyst
1 24 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) Junior
2 18 (60.00%) Junior Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 18 (60.00%) Junior Tester
2 18 (60.00%) Tester
3 6 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Software QA Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 6 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Applications Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 5 (16.67%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.00%) Regression Testing
2 6 (20.00%) SDLC
2 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 6 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 5 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (3.33%) R
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) ISTQB
1 18 (60.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
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