The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wallingford 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 26 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
Oxfordshire / Wallingford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 18 11
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 3 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wallingford 13.04% 25.86% 6.45%
As % of the Vendors category 33.33% 88.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 2
Median salary £29,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.76% +18.05%  
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 Wallingford.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Wallingford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 9 17 2
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wallingford 39.13% 29.31% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 2
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +18.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £47,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wallingford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wallingford 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 Wallingford

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wallingford

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Wallingford

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wallingford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Wallingford over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wallingford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wallingford region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) QA
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) .NET
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 4 (33.33%) ISEB
5 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
5 4 (33.33%) VB
5 4 (33.33%) IIS
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (33.33%) COM
5 4 (33.33%) MCP
5 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (33.33%) Retail
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
5 4 (33.33%) Scalability Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wallingford 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 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Manual Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Manual Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 4 (33.33%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate Data Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Graduate Software Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) COM
2 4 (33.33%) Silverlight
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Case Management
2 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 4 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Line Management
2 4 (33.33%) Scalability Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) TDD
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
3 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) C#
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 4 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA