Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 5 3
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 379 123 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 32.42% 18.78% 28.83%
As % of the Vendors category 64.79% 38.44% 53.89%
Number of salaries quoted 326 117 253
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £35,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.72% -5.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,688 £21,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,250 £51,450
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% -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 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 585 320 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 50.04% 48.85% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 477 268 454
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -5.19% +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,229 £21,500 £23,880
90th Percentile £63,850 £52,875 £62,125
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,062 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.93% -1.17% +7.14%

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 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 187 (49.34%) .NET
2 179 (47.23%) C#
3 151 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
4 139 (36.68%) ASP.NET
5 132 (34.83%) SQL
6 119 (31.40%) MVC
7 110 (29.02%) SQL Server
8 104 (27.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 94 (24.80%) .NET Framework
10 85 (22.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 84 (22.16%) HTML
12 82 (21.64%) JavaScript
13 80 (21.11%) AngularJS
14 74 (19.53%) TDD
14 74 (19.53%) Software Engineering
15 68 (17.94%) Advertising
16 62 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
17 56 (14.78%) Finance
18 53 (13.98%) HTML5
19 52 (13.72%) Entity Framework
20 50 (13.19%) Web Services
20 50 (13.19%) React
21 49 (12.93%) BDD
22 48 (12.66%) Degree
23 44 (11.61%) Scrum
24 41 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
25 40 (10.55%) ASP.NET Web API
26 39 (10.29%) CSS
27 37 (9.76%) Windows
27 37 (9.76%) .NET Core

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 22 (5.80%) CMS
2 20 (5.28%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (3.17%) Umbraco
4 10 (2.64%) IIS
5 9 (2.37%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.85%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.06%) Kentico
8 2 (0.53%) Apache Spark
8 2 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.53%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.26%) Apache
9 1 (0.26%) Drupal
9 1 (0.26%) JBoss
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 1 (0.26%) SAS
9 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (5.01%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (4.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 30 (7.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.06%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.26%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 104 (27.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (7.12%) SaaS
4 26 (6.86%) Office 365
5 15 (3.96%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (1.85%) PaaS
7 5 (1.32%) IaaS
8 2 (0.53%) G Suite
9 1 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.26%) Heroku
9 1 (0.26%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.26%) NuGet
9 1 (0.26%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.37%) Firewall
2 6 (1.58%) SAN
3 5 (1.32%) SSL
4 4 (1.06%) HTTP
4 4 (1.06%) Skype
4 4 (1.06%) VPN
5 3 (0.79%) DNS
5 3 (0.79%) LAN
5 3 (0.79%) WAN
6 2 (0.53%) Internet
6 2 (0.53%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (0.53%) VoIP
6 2 (0.53%) WLAN
7 1 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (29.02%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 26 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (5.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (4.49%) Power BI
6 15 (3.96%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.85%) Big Data
8 6 (1.58%) QlikView
8 6 (1.58%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.32%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.32%) MySQL
9 5 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.06%) Pentaho
10 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.53%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 27 (7.12%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (4.75%) Git (software)
4 10 (2.64%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (2.11%) MSTest
6 8 (2.11%) NUnit
7 6 (1.58%) Subversion
8 4 (1.06%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.79%) Ant
9 3 (0.79%) JIRA
9 3 (0.79%) Maven
9 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (0.53%) Toad
11 1 (0.26%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.26%) MorphX
11 1 (0.26%) Selenium
11 1 (0.26%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
General
1 68 (17.94%) Advertising
2 56 (14.78%) Finance
3 16 (4.22%) Retail
4 14 (3.69%) Marketing
5 10 (2.64%) Law
6 8 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.32%) Games
8 3 (0.79%) Banking
9 2 (0.53%) German Language
9 2 (0.53%) Legal
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
10 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
10 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 149 (39.31%) Developer
2 75 (19.79%) Consultant
3 65 (17.15%) .NET Developer
4 61 (16.09%) Software Developer
5 57 (15.04%) C# Developer
6 47 (12.40%) Recruitment Consultant
7 44 (11.61%) C# .NET Developer
8 37 (9.76%) Senior Developer
9 33 (8.71%) Analyst
10 25 (6.60%) Trainee
11 24 (6.33%) .NET Software Developer
11 24 (6.33%) ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (6.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 24 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (6.33%) Trainee Consultant
11 24 (6.33%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
12 22 (5.80%) Architect
13 21 (5.54%) C# Software Developer
14 20 (5.28%) Junior
15 19 (5.01%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (49.34%) .NET
2 139 (36.68%) ASP.NET
3 94 (24.80%) .NET Framework
4 85 (22.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 84 (22.16%) HTML
6 80 (21.11%) AngularJS
7 53 (13.98%) HTML5
8 52 (13.72%) Entity Framework
9 50 (13.19%) React
9 50 (13.19%) Web Services
10 40 (10.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (10.29%) CSS
12 37 (9.76%) .NET Core
13 33 (8.71%) jQuery
14 30 (7.92%) Angular 2
15 23 (6.07%) RESTful
16 13 (3.43%) SOAP
17 12 (3.17%) CSS3
17 12 (3.17%) REST
18 11 (2.90%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.80%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (5.54%) Greenfield Project
3 19 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.85%) NHS
6 6 (1.58%) Replication
7 4 (1.06%) Fintech
7 4 (1.06%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.79%) Clustering
8 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.53%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.53%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.53%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) CMDB
10 1 (0.26%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.26%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.26%) User Experience
10 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.76%) Windows
2 20 (5.28%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.37%) Unix
4 7 (1.85%) Windows 10
4 7 (1.85%) Windows 7
5 6 (1.58%) Linux
6 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.79%) Android
7 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (39.84%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (31.40%) MVC
3 74 (19.53%) Software Engineering
3 74 (19.53%) TDD
4 49 (12.93%) BDD
5 44 (11.61%) Scrum
6 41 (10.82%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (8.71%) SDLC
8 31 (8.18%) Unit Testing
9 30 (7.92%) Coaching
9 30 (7.92%) CRM
9 30 (7.92%) Mentoring
10 28 (7.39%) ERP
11 27 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
12 25 (6.60%) SOLID
13 24 (6.33%) Business Development
14 23 (6.07%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
14 23 (6.07%) Project Management
15 22 (5.80%) Domain-Driven Design
15 22 (5.80%) OO
Programming Languages
1 179 (47.23%) C#
2 132 (34.83%) SQL
3 82 (21.64%) JavaScript
4 29 (7.65%) Java
5 26 (6.86%) T-SQL
6 24 (6.33%) TypeScript
7 9 (2.37%) Python
8 8 (2.11%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.58%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.58%) X++
10 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.79%) R
12 2 (0.53%) Scala
13 1 (0.26%) C++
13 1 (0.26%) Jython
13 1 (0.26%) PHP
13 1 (0.26%) Ruby
13 1 (0.26%) VB
13 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (12.66%) Degree
2 21 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.85%) ISEB
4 3 (0.79%) ACCA
4 3 (0.79%) CIMA
4 3 (0.79%) CISA
4 3 (0.79%) CISSP
4 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.79%) MCSE
5 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.26%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) CCNA
6 1 (0.26%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.26%) CITP
6 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) MCDST
6 1 (0.26%) PMP
6 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.22%) QA
2 6 (1.58%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.32%) SLA
4 2 (0.53%) GDPR
5 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (5.54%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
4 3 (0.79%) XenApp
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.26%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.26%) vSphere
5 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (3.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (2.11%) SCCM
3 6 (1.58%) SCOM
4 3 (0.79%) Puppet
4 3 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.79%) Terraform
5 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.53%) Nagios
5 2 (0.53%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.26%) Ansible
6 1 (0.26%) Nessus
6 1 (0.26%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 34 (8.97%) Xamarin
2 21 (5.54%) VMware
3 15 (3.96%) Oracle
3 15 (3.96%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.58%) Citrix
4 6 (1.58%) Lotus
5 5 (1.32%) Cisco
5 5 (1.32%) SAP
6 4 (1.06%) Capita
6 4 (1.06%) Epicor
6 4 (1.06%) Sage
7 3 (0.79%) 3PAR
7 3 (0.79%) EMC
7 3 (0.79%) Google
7 3 (0.79%) Infor
7 3 (0.79%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.79%) NetApp
8 2 (0.53%) Juniper
8 2 (0.53%) Nokia
8 2 (0.53%) Veritas