Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stafford 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 22 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
Staffordshire > Stafford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 6 16
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 10.37% 24.36% 21.60%
As % of the Vendors category 23.94% 58.46% 50.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 69 24
Stafford median annual salary £35,000 £22,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +59.09% -37.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £22,150 £19,400 £18,000
90th Percentile £38,600 £38,250 £45,000
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -2.86%

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 Stafford.

All Vendors
Stafford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 71 65 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stafford 43.29% 41.67% 42.40%
Number of salaries quoted 67 58 46
Stafford median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +16.67%
10th Percentile £19,750 £19,750 £21,625
90th Percentile £38,750 £43,975 £48,125
Staffordshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Stafford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Stafford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Stafford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stafford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Stafford over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Stafford

For the 6 months to 22 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 Stafford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 9 (52.94%) .NET
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
3 7 (41.18%) C#
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
6 3 (17.65%) Office 365
6 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
6 3 (17.65%) High Availability
6 3 (17.65%) Fintech
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 3 (17.65%) Retail
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) HTML
7 2 (11.76%) ITIL
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) ERP
7 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.76%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Communications Security

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stafford 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 1 (5.88%) Confluence
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Bitbucket
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 2 (11.76%) Programmer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Fintech
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) High Availability
4 2 (11.76%) Communications Security
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.88%) Logistics
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) C#
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.88%) CCENT
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.88%) GDPR
2 1 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Apple
1 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco
1 1 (5.88%) Citrix
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle