Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 13 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 19 17 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 24.05% 18.89% 10.53%
As % of the Vendors category 61.29% 36.17% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 14
Torfaen median annual salary £34,500 £27,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.45% +3.77% -24.29%
10th Percentile £20,700 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,400 £39,800 £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -8.33% +4.35%

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 Torfaen.

All Vendors
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 31 47 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 39.24% 52.22% 45.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 60
Torfaen median annual salary £33,250 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +16.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £22,050 £26,250 £22,150
90th Percentile £50,700 £47,500 £42,500
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% +2.94%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Torfaen

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Torfaen

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Torfaen

Microsoft
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 22 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
Cwmbran +7 19 £34,500 +25.45%
Microsoft
South Wales

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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) Node.js
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (42.11%) C#
6 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
6 7 (36.84%) Twitter
6 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 7 (36.84%) WCF
6 7 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (36.84%) TypeScript
7 6 (31.58%) MEAN Stack
7 6 (31.58%) Express
7 6 (31.58%) OO
7 6 (31.58%) OOD
8 5 (26.32%) XML
8 5 (26.32%) SQL
8 5 (26.32%) IaaS
8 5 (26.32%) PaaS
8 5 (26.32%) MSTest
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) Moq
8 5 (26.32%) TDD
8 5 (26.32%) NUnit
8 5 (26.32%) SOLID
8 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (26.32%) IaaS
2 5 (26.32%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Moq
1 5 (26.32%) MSTest
1 5 (26.32%) NUnit
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Angular Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.79%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate
5 2 (10.53%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) Node.js
3 11 (57.89%) CSS
4 9 (47.37%) .NET
4 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
5 7 (36.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (36.84%) WCF
6 6 (31.58%) Express
6 6 (31.58%) MEAN Stack
7 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (26.32%) HTML5
7 5 (26.32%) XML
8 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) OO
1 6 (31.58%) OOD
2 5 (26.32%) SOLID
2 5 (26.32%) TDD
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) MVC
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Product Management
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 7 (36.84%) TypeScript
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.26%) CCENT
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco