Period
to 22 February 2018

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 February 2018 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 21 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 24.14% 31.33% 15.43%
As % of the Vendors category 61.76% 54.17% 31.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 22
Torfaen median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +4.35% -11.54%
10th Percentile £26,125 £26,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £51,000 £37,000 £56,000
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 34 48 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 39.08% 57.83% 48.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 70
Torfaen median annual salary £33,250 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.83% -25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £23,063 £22,100 £22,150
90th Percentile £52,000 £47,500 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -1.37% +4.29%

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 February 2018.

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 February 2018. 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 -1 21 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Microsoft
South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) Node.js
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) XML
4 8 (38.10%) WCF
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Windows
6 5 (23.81%) OO
6 5 (23.81%) OOD
6 5 (23.81%) TDD
6 5 (23.81%) NUnit
6 5 (23.81%) PaaS
6 5 (23.81%) MSTest
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
6 5 (23.81%) Moq
6 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
6 5 (23.81%) Twitter
6 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
6 5 (23.81%) IaaS
6 5 (23.81%) Express
6 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (23.81%) TypeScript
6 5 (23.81%) MEAN Stack

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 4 (19.05%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (23.81%) IaaS
2 5 (23.81%) PaaS
3 1 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) DHCP
1 4 (19.05%) DNS
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Moq
1 5 (23.81%) MSTest
1 5 (23.81%) NUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Angular Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (9.52%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Graduate Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) Node.js
3 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) XML
4 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 8 (38.10%) WCF
5 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (23.81%) Express
5 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) MEAN Stack
5 5 (23.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) OO
2 5 (23.81%) OOD
2 5 (23.81%) SOLID
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) TypeScript
5 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) A+ Certification
1 1 (4.76%) CCENT
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco