Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 273 120 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.47% 20.24% 26.54%
As % of the Vendors category 60.40% 40.13% 48.79%
Number of salaries quoted 227 109 232
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £21,950 £21,900 £25,075
90th Percentile £60,000 £70,250 £50,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £36,125
% change year-on-year +10.67% +3.81% +11.15%

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 452 299 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.16% 50.42% 54.39%
Number of salaries quoted 366 242 456
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,000 £55,000 £62,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,626
% change year-on-year +6.67% -0.33% +12.31%

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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 142 (52.01%) .NET
2 139 (50.92%) C#
3 102 (37.36%) ASP.NET
4 96 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (34.80%) SQL
6 93 (34.07%) MVC
7 86 (31.50%) SQL Server
8 78 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 69 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 68 (24.91%) Microsoft Azure
11 64 (23.44%) Software Engineering
12 62 (22.71%) TDD
13 61 (22.34%) JavaScript
14 59 (21.61%) HTML
15 58 (21.25%) AngularJS
16 51 (18.68%) Entity Framework
17 50 (18.32%) Advertising
18 44 (16.12%) BDD
19 42 (15.38%) React
20 41 (15.02%) Finance
21 40 (14.65%) Amazon AWS
22 37 (13.55%) Scrum
23 34 (12.45%) HTML5
24 33 (12.09%) Web Services
25 32 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
25 32 (11.72%) Unit Testing
26 30 (10.99%) ASP.NET Web API
27 28 (10.26%) CSS
27 28 (10.26%) Visual Studio
27 28 (10.26%) .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 17 (6.23%) CMS
2 13 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 12 (4.40%) Umbraco
4 11 (4.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (3.30%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.83%) IIS
6 5 (1.83%) Skype for Business
7 4 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.47%) Kentico
8 2 (0.73%) Confluence
8 2 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.73%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.37%) Apache
9 1 (0.37%) Drupal
9 1 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (5.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 68 (24.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (14.65%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (6.59%) Office 365
4 14 (5.13%) SaaS
5 13 (4.76%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.73%) G Suite
6 2 (0.73%) NuGet
6 2 (0.73%) PaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.37%) Heroku
7 1 (0.37%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.56%) Firewall
2 4 (1.47%) SAN
2 4 (1.47%) Skype
3 2 (0.73%) HTTP
3 2 (0.73%) Internet
3 2 (0.73%) LAN
3 2 (0.73%) SSL
3 2 (0.73%) VPN
3 2 (0.73%) WAN
4 1 (0.37%) DNS
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.37%) VoIP
4 1 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (31.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (5.13%) Power BI
5 14 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.20%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.83%) QlikView
8 4 (1.47%) Big Data
8 4 (1.47%) Pentaho
9 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.73%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.73%) MySQL
10 2 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.73%) RavenDB
10 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.37%) Snowflake Schema
11 1 (0.37%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 28 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 17 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (5.86%) Git (software)
4 9 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (2.93%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (2.56%) MSTest
6 7 (2.56%) NUnit
6 7 (2.56%) Subversion
7 5 (1.83%) JIRA
7 5 (1.83%) Selenium
8 4 (1.47%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.73%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.37%) Ant
10 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.37%) Maven
10 1 (0.37%) MorphX
10 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.37%) Toad
10 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 50 (18.32%) Advertising
2 41 (15.02%) Finance
3 13 (4.76%) Retail
4 9 (3.30%) Automotive
5 6 (2.20%) Marketing
6 4 (1.47%) Games
7 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.73%) German Language
9 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.37%) Local Government
9 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 125 (45.79%) Developer
2 64 (23.44%) .NET Developer
3 53 (19.41%) C# Developer
4 52 (19.05%) Consultant
5 46 (16.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (16.12%) Software Developer
7 35 (12.82%) Recruitment Consultant
8 28 (10.26%) Senior Developer
9 26 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
9 26 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 26 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (6.96%) .NET Software Developer
11 18 (6.59%) Software Engineer
11 18 (6.59%) Trainee
12 17 (6.23%) Trainee Consultant
12 17 (6.23%) Trainee Recruitment Consultant
13 15 (5.49%) Analyst
14 14 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
15 12 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 11 (4.03%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (52.01%) .NET
2 102 (37.36%) ASP.NET
3 78 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 69 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 59 (21.61%) HTML
6 58 (21.25%) AngularJS
7 51 (18.68%) Entity Framework
8 42 (15.38%) React
9 34 (12.45%) HTML5
10 33 (12.09%) Web Services
11 30 (10.99%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (10.26%) .NET Core
12 28 (10.26%) CSS
13 19 (6.96%) jQuery
14 17 (6.23%) Angular 2
15 15 (5.49%) RESTful
16 14 (5.13%) SOAP
17 11 (4.03%) Backbone.js
17 11 (4.03%) REST
18 10 (3.66%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.06%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.83%) NHS
6 3 (1.10%) Replication
7 2 (0.73%) CMDB
7 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.73%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.73%) Fintech
7 2 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.73%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.73%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.73%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.37%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.37%) Online Games
8 1 (0.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.79%) Windows
2 14 (5.13%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.56%) Windows 10
4 5 (1.83%) Linux
4 5 (1.83%) Unix
4 5 (1.83%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.37%) VME
7 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (34.07%) MVC
3 64 (23.44%) Software Engineering
4 62 (22.71%) TDD
5 44 (16.12%) BDD
6 37 (13.55%) Scrum
7 32 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (11.72%) Unit Testing
8 27 (9.89%) Mentoring
9 26 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
10 24 (8.79%) Coaching
11 23 (8.42%) SDLC
12 21 (7.69%) ERP
12 21 (7.69%) OO
13 20 (7.33%) Pair Programming
13 20 (7.33%) Problem-Solving
14 19 (6.96%) Business Development
14 19 (6.96%) Test Automation
15 18 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (5.86%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 139 (50.92%) C#
2 95 (34.80%) SQL
3 61 (22.34%) JavaScript
4 19 (6.96%) Java
5 17 (6.23%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.49%) TypeScript
7 9 (3.30%) Python
8 6 (2.20%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.20%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.83%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.83%) X++
10 1 (0.37%) Jython
10 1 (0.37%) Perl
10 1 (0.37%) PHP
10 1 (0.37%) Ruby
10 1 (0.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (9.16%) Degree
2 11 (4.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.10%) ACCA
3 3 (1.10%) CIMA
3 3 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.73%) ISEB
4 2 (0.73%) MCSE
5 1 (0.37%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) CCNA
5 1 (0.37%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.37%) CISA
5 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.37%) CISSP
5 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.37%) MCDST
5 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PMP
5 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.56%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.20%) QA
3 4 (1.47%) GDPR
4 2 (0.73%) SLA
5 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.10%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.10%) XenApp
4 2 (0.73%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.37%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.37%) Docker
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.37%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (1.83%) SCCM
2 3 (1.10%) SCOM
2 3 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.73%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.73%) Nagios
4 1 (0.37%) Ansible
4 1 (0.37%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.37%) Puppet
4 1 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.37%) Terraform
4 1 (0.37%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (6.23%) Xamarin
2 12 (4.40%) Oracle
3 11 (4.03%) Sitecore
4 10 (3.66%) VMware
5 7 (2.56%) Citrix
6 6 (2.20%) SAP
7 5 (1.83%) Epicor
7 5 (1.83%) Lotus
7 5 (1.83%) NVIDIA
7 5 (1.83%) Sage
8 4 (1.47%) Capita
8 4 (1.47%) Infor
8 4 (1.47%) JD Edwards
9 3 (1.10%) Cisco
9 3 (1.10%) Google
9 3 (1.10%) Tableau
10 2 (0.73%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.73%) Juniper
10 2 (0.73%) Nokia
10 2 (0.73%) Veritas