Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sutton Coldfield 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 January 2019 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
West Midlands > Sutton Coldfield
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 1 2
Rank change year-on-year -12 +1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 22 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 25.00% 49.06% 31.25%
As % of the Vendors category 88.00% 76.47% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 30 14
Sutton Coldfield median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +57.41% +12.50%
10th Percentile £27,975 £21,250 £19,225
90th Percentile £43,125 £53,750 £38,375
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

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 Sutton Coldfield.

All Vendors
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 25 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sutton Coldfield 28.41% 64.15% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 18
Sutton Coldfield median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £25,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.45% +40.78% +7.29%
10th Percentile £27,800 £21,250 £19,525
90th Percentile £42,500 £53,750 £37,875
West Midlands median annual salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.13% - -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Sutton Coldfield

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Sutton Coldfield

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Sutton Coldfield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Sutton Coldfield over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sutton Coldfield region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 17 (77.27%) CSS
2 17 (77.27%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) HTML5
2 17 (77.27%) CSS3
2 17 (77.27%) AngularJS
3 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) VB.NET
3 15 (68.18%) Scrum
3 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (68.18%) SOLID
4 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 11 (50.00%) RESTful
6 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
7 7 (31.82%) TypeScript
7 7 (31.82%) Microservices
7 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
7 7 (31.82%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
7 7 (31.82%) TDD
7 7 (31.82%) Spring
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) MVC
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (22.73%) High Availability
10 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (18.18%) Line Management

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) Relational Database
3 7 (31.82%) MongoDB
4 3 (13.64%) MySQL
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support
4 2 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Security Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum Master
5 1 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
1 17 (77.27%) AngularJS
1 17 (77.27%) CSS
1 17 (77.27%) CSS3
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
1 17 (77.27%) HTML5
2 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 11 (50.00%) RESTful
4 7 (31.82%) .NET Framework
4 7 (31.82%) Spring
5 4 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (13.64%) Sass
7 2 (9.09%) Ajax
7 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.09%) jQuery
7 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (9.09%) Web Services
8 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (68.18%) Scrum
1 15 (68.18%) SOLID
2 7 (31.82%) Collaborative Working
2 7 (31.82%) Microservices
2 7 (31.82%) TDD
3 5 (22.73%) High Availability
3 5 (22.73%) MVC
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Line Management
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
6 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.55%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 15 (68.18%) JavaScript
2 15 (68.18%) VB.NET
3 7 (31.82%) TypeScript
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) VMware