Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 21 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 6 12
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 33 44 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 15.07% 20.85% 12.90%
As % of the Vendors category 44.59% 49.44% 27.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 38 18
Stevenage median annual salary £27,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.67% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £19,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £45,750 £41,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,750
% change year-on-year - -0.58% +0.59%

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 Stevenage.

All Vendors
Stevenage
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 74 89 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 33.79% 42.18% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 79 80
Stevenage median annual salary £32,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% -3.75% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £55,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,000 £49,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.05% +7.61% +2.22%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Stevenage

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Stevenage

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Stevenage

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Stevenage over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
4 11 (33.33%) Windows
5 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 9 (27.27%) Coaching
6 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
6 8 (24.24%) Test Strategy
6 8 (24.24%) C++
6 8 (24.24%) C
6 8 (24.24%) IIS
7 7 (21.21%) Electronics
7 7 (21.21%) LabWindows
7 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
7 7 (21.21%) Procedural Programming
8 5 (15.15%) MVC
8 5 (15.15%) ITIL
8 5 (15.15%) .NET
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (12.12%) SaaS
9 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
9 4 (12.12%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
9 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
10 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
11 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
11 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
12 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 8 (24.24%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.03%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (21.21%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) SaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (36.36%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (21.21%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Development Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Senior Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Software Development Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Team Leader
3 7 (21.21%) Software Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Support Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Software Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Development Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
1 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
2 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
2 4 (12.12%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (3.03%) WCF
3 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Coaching
1 9 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 8 (24.24%) Test Strategy
3 7 (21.21%) Procedural Programming
3 7 (21.21%) Software Engineering
4 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 5 (15.15%) MVC
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) CAD
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Line Management
5 1 (3.03%) OO
5 1 (3.03%) PDM
5 1 (3.03%) PLM
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.03%) TDD
5 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
3 8 (24.24%) C
3 8 (24.24%) C++
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.03%) CCENT
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) GAMP
1 1 (3.03%) GMP
1 1 (3.03%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Cisco
1 1 (3.03%) PTC