The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Ross-on-Wye 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 3 months to 30 March 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
Herefordshire / Ross-on-Wye
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ross-on-Wye 14.29% - 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 28.57% - 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £47,500 - £28,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.66% -  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ross-on-Wye.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Ross-on-Wye
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 7 0 4
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ross-on-Wye 50.00% - 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £47,500 - £22,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Ross-on-Wye

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ross-on-Wye citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Ross-on-Wye

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Ross-on-Wye

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Ross-on-Wye

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Ross-on-Wye region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) WPF
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) LINQ
2 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
2 7 (77.78%) LINQ to SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
2 7 (77.78%) CMS
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Google
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
2 7 (77.78%) Classic ASP
2 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Telerik
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Advertising
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ross-on-Wye 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 7 (77.78%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) jQuery
1 8 (88.89%) WPF
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
2 7 (77.78%) Classic ASP
2 7 (77.78%) Entity Framework
2 7 (77.78%) LINQ
2 7 (77.78%) LINQ to SQL
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Google
2 4 (44.44%) Telerik
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco