The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tunbridge Wells 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Kent / Tunbridge Wells
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 20 23
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 17 12 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tunbridge Wells 19.77% 11.65% 12.86%
As % of the Vendors category 54.84% 25.00% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 25
Median salary £35,000 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.36% +69.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

Microsoft is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tunbridge Wells.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Tunbridge Wells
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 31 48 63
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tunbridge Wells 36.05% 46.60% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 35 57
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,960 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Tunbridge Wells

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tunbridge Wells citing Microsoft as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Tunbridge Wells

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Tunbridge Wells

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Tunbridge Wells over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Tunbridge Wells region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) C#
3 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (72.00%) HTML
4 18 (72.00%) SQL
5 15 (60.00%) Windows
6 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
7 12 (48.00%) Exploratory Testing
7 12 (48.00%) QA
7 12 (48.00%) HTML5
7 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
7 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (44.00%) Apple
8 11 (44.00%) WinForms
8 11 (44.00%) VB6
8 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (44.00%) VB
8 11 (44.00%) iPad
8 11 (44.00%) Test Scripting
8 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (44.00%) Software Testing
8 11 (44.00%) Facebook
9 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (32.00%) MVC
9 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
9 8 (32.00%) Web Development
10 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (24.00%) CSS

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) Apache
2 2 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (8.00%) DB2
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Selenium
1 6 (24.00%) SpecFlow
2 5 (20.00%) NUnit
2 5 (20.00%) tSQLt
3 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
4 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Tester
2 11 (44.00%) QA Tester
2 11 (44.00%) Software Tester
3 10 (40.00%) QA Engineer
3 10 (40.00%) Software QA Engineer
3 10 (40.00%) Software QA Tester
4 8 (32.00%) Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) AS400 Administrator
7 2 (8.00%) AS400 Support
7 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 1 (4.00%) IT Support
8 1 (4.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 19 (76.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (72.00%) HTML
4 12 (48.00%) HTML5
5 11 (44.00%) WinForms
6 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (24.00%) CSS
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (12.00%) React
11 2 (8.00%) jQuery
12 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
12 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
12 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (4.00%) LINQ
12 1 (4.00%) Node.js
12 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (4.00%) WCF
12 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) iPad
2 2 (8.00%) AS400
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) CentOS
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (48.00%) Exploratory Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (44.00%) Software Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Test Scripting
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 8 (32.00%) Web Development
5 5 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) BDD
7 3 (12.00%) CRM
7 3 (12.00%) Kanban
7 3 (12.00%) OOD
8 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
8 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (4.00%) Integration Testing
9 1 (4.00%) Release Management
9 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C#
2 18 (72.00%) SQL
3 12 (48.00%) T-SQL
4 11 (44.00%) VB
4 11 (44.00%) VB6
5 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) RPG
6 2 (8.00%) RPG IV
6 2 (8.00%) RPG/400
6 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.00%) VBA
7 1 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (48.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Apple
1 11 (44.00%) Facebook
2 2 (8.00%) Citrix
2 2 (8.00%) IBM
2 2 (8.00%) Mercator
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
3 1 (4.00%) VMware