Period
to 15 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 15 November 2018 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 3 3
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 173 165 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.42% 23.24% 23.42%
As % of the Vendors category 54.06% 48.25% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 146 157 199
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,150 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,250 £48,150
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

Microsoft is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 320 342 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.08% 48.17% 49.15%
Number of salaries quoted 268 289 395
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -10.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £21,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,212 £61,500 £55,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,900
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.06% +8.29%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 74 (42.77%) .NET
2 73 (42.20%) C#
3 56 (32.37%) SQL Server
4 53 (30.64%) ASP.NET
5 47 (27.17%) MVC
5 47 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 45 (26.01%) SQL
7 40 (23.12%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (20.81%) Software Engineering
9 34 (19.65%) .NET Framework
9 34 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 32 (18.50%) JavaScript
11 31 (17.92%) ITIL
11 31 (17.92%) Office 365
12 30 (17.34%) Finance
13 29 (16.76%) Windows
14 28 (16.18%) TDD
15 26 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
16 25 (14.45%) BDD
16 25 (14.45%) Entity Framework
17 24 (13.87%) Active Directory
18 22 (12.72%) Unit Testing
19 19 (10.98%) Windows Server
19 19 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
19 19 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
20 18 (10.40%) AngularJS
20 18 (10.40%) SharePoint
20 18 (10.40%) HTML
20 18 (10.40%) Visual Studio
21 17 (9.83%) Pair Programming

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 (10.40%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.94%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.05%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.31%) CMS
4 4 (2.31%) IIS
4 4 (2.31%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.16%) Confluence
5 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.58%) SAS
6 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (3.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 47 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (17.92%) Office 365
3 19 (10.98%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (4.05%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (2.31%) OneDrive
5 4 (2.31%) PaaS
6 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.58%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.58%) NuGet
6 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.47%) Skype
2 5 (2.89%) LAN
2 5 (2.89%) WAN
3 4 (2.31%) SAN
4 3 (1.73%) Firewall
5 2 (1.16%) Internet
5 2 (1.16%) Intranet
6 1 (0.58%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.58%) MPLS
6 1 (0.58%) VoIP
6 1 (0.58%) VPN
6 1 (0.58%) VSAN
6 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.58%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (32.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.67%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.94%) Power BI
4 11 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (6.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.47%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.89%) Pentaho
6 5 (2.89%) QlikView
7 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.16%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (1.16%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.58%) MySQL
10 1 (0.58%) Snowflake Schema
10 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.58%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (10.40%) Visual Studio
2 7 (4.05%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.05%) Selenium
3 6 (3.47%) JIRA
4 5 (2.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (2.89%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.73%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.73%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.16%) Subversion
7 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.58%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.58%) MorphX
8 1 (0.58%) MSTest
8 1 (0.58%) NUnit
8 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (17.34%) Finance
2 17 (9.83%) Advertising
3 11 (6.36%) Automotive
4 5 (2.89%) Retail
5 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (42.20%) Developer
2 42 (24.28%) .NET Developer
3 37 (21.39%) C# Developer
4 32 (18.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (12.14%) Analyst
5 21 (12.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 20 (11.56%) Consultant
7 19 (10.98%) Software Developer
8 18 (10.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (10.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (8.09%) Software Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) Recruitment Consultant
11 9 (5.20%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (5.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 8 (4.62%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (4.05%) C# Software Engineer
14 6 (3.47%) IT Support
14 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Engineer
14 6 (3.47%) Trainee
15 5 (2.89%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (42.77%) .NET
2 53 (30.64%) ASP.NET
3 34 (19.65%) .NET Framework
3 34 (19.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (14.45%) Entity Framework
5 18 (10.40%) AngularJS
5 18 (10.40%) HTML
6 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (8.09%) React
8 13 (7.51%) Web Services
9 10 (5.78%) RESTful
10 9 (5.20%) CSS
11 8 (4.62%) HTML5
11 8 (4.62%) REST
12 7 (4.05%) Node.js
13 6 (3.47%) jQuery
14 5 (2.89%) .NET Core
14 5 (2.89%) Backbone.js
15 4 (2.31%) OAuth
15 4 (2.31%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.98%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.89%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.16%) Clustering
6 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.16%) Fintech
6 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.16%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.58%) Social Media
7 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.58%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.76%) Windows
2 19 (10.98%) Windows Server
3 12 (6.94%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.89%) Linux
5 4 (2.31%) Unix
5 4 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.16%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.58%) VME
8 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (27.17%) MVC
2 40 (23.12%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (20.81%) Software Engineering
4 31 (17.92%) ITIL
5 28 (16.18%) TDD
6 26 (15.03%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (14.45%) BDD
8 22 (12.72%) Unit Testing
9 17 (9.83%) Pair Programming
10 16 (9.25%) Domain-Driven Design
10 16 (9.25%) Scrum
11 14 (8.09%) Mentoring
12 13 (7.51%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (7.51%) Test Automation
13 11 (6.36%) Service Management
14 9 (5.20%) ERP
14 9 (5.20%) ETL
14 9 (5.20%) SDLC
15 8 (4.62%) Front End Development
15 8 (4.62%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 73 (42.20%) C#
2 45 (26.01%) SQL
3 32 (18.50%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.36%) PowerShell
5 8 (4.62%) Python
6 7 (4.05%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.47%) Java
8 5 (2.89%) Shell Script
8 5 (2.89%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.58%) Jython
10 1 (0.58%) Perl
10 1 (0.58%) PHP
10 1 (0.58%) Ruby
10 1 (0.58%) Scala
10 1 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 17 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (4.05%) Degree
2 7 (4.05%) MCSA
3 5 (2.89%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.31%) MCP
4 4 (2.31%) MCSE
5 3 (1.73%) CISSP
5 3 (1.73%) CompTIA Security+
5 3 (1.73%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.58%) CCNA
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.58%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) SLA
2 4 (2.31%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.73%) GDPR
3 3 (1.73%) QA
4 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (13.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.16%) Docker
3 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.58%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.58%) XenApp
4 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (2.89%) SCCM
2 3 (1.73%) Nagios
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.58%) Ansible
4 1 (0.58%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.58%) SCOM
4 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (4.62%) Citrix
2 7 (4.05%) VMware
3 5 (2.89%) NVIDIA
4 4 (2.31%) Oracle
5 3 (1.73%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.73%) Tableau
6 2 (1.16%) Cisco
6 2 (1.16%) Google
6 2 (1.16%) Meraki
6 2 (1.16%) RedGate
6 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.16%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.58%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.58%) BMC
7 1 (0.58%) CA
7 1 (0.58%) Epicor
7 1 (0.58%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.58%) Lotus
7 1 (0.58%) Red Hat