Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for MSI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MSI over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Installer (MSI)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 286 263
Rank change year-on-year -13 -23 +16
Permanent jobs citing MSI 5 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.063% 0.040% 0.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.27% 0.17% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 18
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +50.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £49,300 £32,500
North West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +33.33% +11.11%

MSI is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1846 1725 1506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 23.23% 23.00% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1557 1342
Manchester median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £56,250
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%

MSI
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing MSI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for MSI in Manchester

MSI
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for MSI in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing MSI 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MSI.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) RUP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) WiX
1 5 (100.00%) NuGet
1 5 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Lambda Expressions
2 3 (60.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
2 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (60.00%) Internet of Things
2 3 (60.00%) RS-232
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (60.00%) Data Structures
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control

MSI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (60.00%) RS-232
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (40.00%) Couchbase
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (40.00%) Redis
2 2 (40.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NuGet
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (100.00%) WiX
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (60.00%) MSTest
2 3 (60.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (40.00%) FitNesse
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) SpecFlow
3 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Lambda Expressions
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) COM
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ to SQL
2 3 (60.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (60.00%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
3 2 (40.00%) COM+
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Structures
1 3 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (60.00%) Industrial Internet of Things
1 3 (60.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Concurrent Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 5 (100.00%) RUP
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (60.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Physics
2 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) XAML
3 2 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Clojure
3 2 (40.00%) Erlang
3 2 (40.00%) F#
3 2 (40.00%) Haskell
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Cobbler
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) TIBCO