Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Towcester 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
Northamptonshire > Towcester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 - 5
Rank change year-on-year - +5 0
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Towcester 30.00% - 26.67%
As % of the Vendors category 35.29% - 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 7
Towcester median annual salary £40,000 - £21,500
10th Percentile £23,000 - £19,500
90th Percentile £42,000 - £36,100
Northamptonshire median annual salary £34,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.85% +4.29% -12.50%

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 Towcester.

All Vendors
Towcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 17 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Towcester 85.00% 78.57% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 16
Towcester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +30.77% +62.50%
10th Percentile £24,400 £38,250 £19,625
90th Percentile £55,400 £45,000 £48,125
Northamptonshire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +5.26%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Towcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Towcester

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Towcester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Towcester

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Towcester

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Towcester

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 Towcester region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) VB
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 4 (66.67%) HND
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
1 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (66.67%) LabWindows
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 4 (66.67%) RS-232
1 4 (66.67%) Optoelectronics
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) PHP

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Towcester 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) LabWindows
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
1 4 (66.67%) Manufacturing
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Electronics Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Optoelectronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) MATLAB
1 4 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) HND
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory