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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 24 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 9 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tunbridge Wells 11.54% 10.70% 17.39%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 32.86% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 24
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -30.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% -  

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 27 70 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tunbridge Wells 34.62% 32.56% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27 51 51
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Tunbridge Wells

Microsoft
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tunbridge Wells

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 10 (90.91%) C#
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Apple
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
4 6 (54.55%) QA
4 6 (54.55%) iPad
4 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 6 (54.55%) Exploratory Testing
5 5 (45.45%) VB6
5 5 (45.45%) Facebook
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) WinForms
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
5 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
5 5 (45.45%) VB
6 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC

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 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Redis
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jasmine
2 1 (9.09%) MSTest
2 1 (9.09%) NCover
2 1 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) QA Tester
2 5 (45.45%) Software Tester
3 4 (36.36%) QA Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software QA Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software QA Tester
4 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Manual Tester
6 1 (9.09%) QA Manual Tester
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5
4 5 (45.45%) WinForms
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (9.09%) CSLA.NET
7 1 (9.09%) MSMQ
7 1 (9.09%) React
7 1 (9.09%) Redux
7 1 (9.09%) SignalR
7 1 (9.09%) WCF
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Exploratory Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Kanban
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Code Coverage
5 1 (9.09%) CRM
5 1 (9.09%) MVVM
5 1 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB
3 5 (45.45%) VB6
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Apple
2 5 (45.45%) Facebook