Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochester 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 24 November 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
Kent > Rochester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 5 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochester 41.67% 31.58% 58.82%
As % of the Vendors category 83.33% 60.00% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 9
Rochester median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,125 £28,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £45,625 £48,750
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year -5.88% +12.58% -5.63%

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 Rochester.

All Vendors
Rochester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochester 50.00% 52.63% 70.59%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 9
Rochester median annual salary £35,500 £36,250 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.07% -2.03% -7.50%
10th Percentile £22,875 £25,013 £28,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,875 £48,750
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Rochester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Rochester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Rochester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Rochester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Rochester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Rochester

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Rochester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (40.00%) HNC
2 2 (40.00%) HND

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochester 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%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Bugzilla
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Dynamics AX Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ERP
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) HNC
1 2 (40.00%) HND