Period
to 26 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 26 July 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 7 6
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 205 277 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 17.43% 19.66% 21.88%
As % of the Vendors category 38.61% 40.09% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 151 218 268
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,500 £19,925 £21,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 531 691 627
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 45.15% 49.04% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 400 533 482
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,550 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Leicestershire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Leicestershire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Leicestershire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Leicester -6 93 £39,000 -8.24% 9
Loughborough +21 10 £27,500 +14.58% 2
Hinckley - 10 £42,500 -
Lutterworth -1 3 £40,000 -
Wigston - 2 £48,840 -
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 2 £30,000 -
Market Harborough +9 1 £20,000 -50.00%
Coalville -1 1 £20,000 -13.04%
Microsoft
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 79 (38.54%) SQL
2 76 (37.07%) SQL Server
3 65 (31.71%) .NET
4 63 (30.73%) C#
5 52 (25.37%) Microsoft Excel
6 49 (23.90%) Windows
7 48 (23.41%) ASP.NET
8 47 (22.93%) HTML
9 32 (15.61%) MVC
9 32 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
10 31 (15.12%) VMware
11 30 (14.63%) JavaScript
12 29 (14.15%) ERP
12 29 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
12 29 (14.15%) Retail
13 28 (13.66%) XML
14 27 (13.17%) Marketing
14 27 (13.17%) ASP.NET MVC
15 26 (12.68%) Project Management
16 25 (12.20%) Migration
17 24 (11.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (11.71%) CSS
18 23 (11.22%) Visual Studio
18 23 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
19 22 (10.73%) Microsoft Office
19 22 (10.73%) Active Directory
19 22 (10.73%) AngularJS
19 22 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
20 21 (10.24%) Windows Server
20 21 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 19 (9.27%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.80%) SharePoint
3 14 (6.83%) CMS
4 7 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (2.93%) SAS
6 4 (1.95%) IIS
7 3 (1.46%) CICS
7 3 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.46%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (25.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (10.73%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (9.76%) Dynamics AX
2 16 (7.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.95%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.49%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.41%) Dynamics 365
2 7 (3.41%) IaaS
2 7 (3.41%) Office 365
2 7 (3.41%) PaaS
3 4 (1.95%) Adobe Analytics
4 3 (1.46%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.98%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
5 2 (0.98%) SaaS
6 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.95%) Internet
2 4 (1.95%) LAN
2 4 (1.95%) SAN
2 4 (1.95%) Wireless
3 2 (0.98%) IP Telephony
3 2 (0.98%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.98%) VoIP
3 2 (0.98%) VPN
3 2 (0.98%) WAN
4 1 (0.49%) DHCP
4 1 (0.49%) DNS
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) PABX
4 1 (0.49%) PBX
4 1 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (37.07%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (5.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (5.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.93%) DB2
7 5 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.46%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.98%) MySQL
10 2 (0.98%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.98%) Power BI
10 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 1 (0.49%) GIS
Development Applications
1 23 (11.22%) Visual Studio
2 14 (6.83%) Selenium
3 11 (5.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.46%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (1.46%) Subversion
4 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (14.15%) Retail
2 27 (13.17%) Marketing
3 18 (8.78%) Finance
4 12 (5.85%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.41%) Advertising
6 5 (2.44%) Back Office
6 5 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.95%) Games
7 4 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.98%) Legal
8 2 (0.98%) Publishing
9 1 (0.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 58 (28.29%) Developer
2 55 (26.83%) Analyst
3 34 (16.59%) .NET Developer
4 22 (10.73%) SQL Developer
5 21 (10.24%) Senior Developer
6 19 (9.27%) C# Developer
6 19 (9.27%) Senior .NET Developer
7 18 (8.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (8.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 17 (8.29%) Senior C# Developer
8 17 (8.29%) Senior SQL Developer
8 17 (8.29%) Software Developer
9 16 (7.80%) .NET Software Developer
10 15 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 14 (6.83%) Senior .NET Software Developer
11 14 (6.83%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 14 (6.83%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (6.83%) Senior Mobile Developer
11 14 (6.83%) Senior Xamarin Developer
11 14 (6.83%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (31.71%) .NET
2 48 (23.41%) ASP.NET
3 47 (22.93%) HTML
4 28 (13.66%) XML
5 27 (13.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 24 (11.71%) CSS
7 22 (10.73%) AngularJS
8 18 (8.78%) jQuery
9 11 (5.37%) Ajax
9 11 (5.37%) HTML5
10 8 (3.90%) Web Services
11 6 (2.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (2.44%) .NET Framework
12 5 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (1.95%) CSS3
13 4 (1.95%) Node.js
13 4 (1.95%) WPF
14 3 (1.46%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
14 3 (1.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.73%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.29%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.83%) Virtual Team
4 10 (4.88%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.95%) Clustering
6 4 (1.95%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.95%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.95%) iPad
7 3 (1.46%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.98%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.98%) iSeries
8 2 (0.98%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.49%) CCTV
9 1 (0.49%) EPoS
9 1 (0.49%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (23.90%) Windows
2 21 (10.24%) Windows Server
3 15 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (6.34%) Windows 7
5 12 (5.85%) Windows 10
6 8 (3.90%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.46%) Linux
8 3 (1.46%) Unix
9 1 (0.49%) Android
9 1 (0.49%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (15.61%) Agile Software Development
1 32 (15.61%) MVC
2 29 (14.15%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (14.15%) ERP
3 26 (12.68%) Project Management
4 25 (12.20%) Migration
5 21 (10.24%) CRM
6 20 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 18 (8.78%) Test Automation
8 17 (8.29%) Regression Testing
9 16 (7.80%) Online Marketing
10 15 (7.32%) Business Analysis
10 15 (7.32%) SDLC
11 14 (6.83%) Analytics
11 14 (6.83%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 14 (6.83%) PRINCE2
12 12 (5.85%) ITIL
13 9 (4.39%) Process Improvement
13 9 (4.39%) Web Development
14 8 (3.90%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (38.54%) SQL
2 63 (30.73%) C#
3 30 (14.63%) JavaScript
4 14 (6.83%) PowerShell
5 9 (4.39%) T-SQL
6 8 (3.90%) VBScript
7 7 (3.41%) VB
8 6 (2.93%) C
9 5 (2.44%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.46%) COBOL
10 3 (1.46%) F#
10 3 (1.46%) Java
10 3 (1.46%) JCL
10 3 (1.46%) Ruby
10 3 (1.46%) X++
11 2 (0.98%) C++
11 2 (0.98%) VB6
12 1 (0.49%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (11.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (7.80%) Degree
2 16 (7.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (5.37%) MCSE
4 5 (2.44%) MCTS
4 5 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.98%) A+ Certification
5 2 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.98%) ISEB
6 1 (0.49%) ACCA
6 1 (0.49%) CCNA
6 1 (0.49%) CCNP
6 1 (0.49%) CIMA
6 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.49%) MCITP
6 1 (0.49%) MCP
6 1 (0.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.27%) QA
2 17 (8.29%) SLA
3 9 (4.39%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.98%) PMO
5 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (10.73%) Active Directory
2 21 (10.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.93%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.46%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (4.39%) SCCM
2 7 (3.41%) WSUS
3 5 (2.44%) SCOM
4 3 (1.46%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (1.46%) Kibana
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (15.12%) VMware
2 16 (7.80%) NetApp
3 14 (6.83%) JD Edwards
3 14 (6.83%) Xamarin
4 9 (4.39%) IBM
5 7 (3.41%) Citrix
5 7 (3.41%) Cognos
6 5 (2.44%) Oracle
6 5 (2.44%) Tableau
7 4 (1.95%) Brio
7 4 (1.95%) Cisco
7 4 (1.95%) Cognizant
7 4 (1.95%) Coremetrics
7 4 (1.95%) Dell
7 4 (1.95%) HP
7 4 (1.95%) Kaspersky
7 4 (1.95%) MicroStrategy
7 4 (1.95%) Omniture
7 4 (1.95%) SAP
8 3 (1.46%) Altiris
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