Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Scottish Borders 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
Scotland > Scottish Borders
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders 50.00% 30.00% 20.00%
As % of the Vendors category 100.00% 42.86% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Scottish Borders median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +25.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £47,250 £32,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -2.60%

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 the Scottish Borders.

All Vendors
Scottish Borders
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders 50.00% 70.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 1
Scottish Borders median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +53.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £37,500 £45,750 £32,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in the Scottish Borders

Job postings citing Microsoft as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Scottish Borders.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in the Scottish Borders

Microsoft
Salary Trend in the Scottish Borders

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in the Scottish Borders

Microsoft
Job Locations in the Scottish Borders

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Scottish Borders region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Galashiels - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft
Scotland

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 Scottish Borders region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Scottish Borders 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Power BI
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL