Period
to 17 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 17 January 2019 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 12 14
Rank change year-on-year +9 +2 -1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 127 182 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 19.57% 15.96% 13.00%
As % of the Vendors category 43.64% 40.53% 36.62%
Number of salaries quoted 93 195 122
Warwickshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,625
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.44% -16.29%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,350 £18,750
90th Percentile £62,250 £53,350 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

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 Warwickshire.

All Vendors
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 291 449 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 44.84% 39.39% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 220 405 312
Warwickshire median annual salary £44,000 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.55% -2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,350 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,000 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Warwickshire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Warwick +8 35 £40,000 -20.00% 8
Rugby +23 20 £55,000 +111.54% 5
Stratford-upon-Avon -3 12 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Leamington Spa +5 11 £42,500 +28.79% 4
Alcester - 10 £27,000 - 2
Atherstone -3 8 £38,500 - 1
Gaydon +4 1 £42,000 +1.20%
Shipston-on-Stour - 1 £21,822 -
Microsoft
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 48 (37.80%) SQL Server
2 39 (30.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 34 (26.77%) SQL
4 33 (25.98%) C#
5 32 (25.20%) Microsoft Office
5 32 (25.20%) Finance
6 31 (24.41%) Windows
7 29 (22.83%) .NET
8 28 (22.05%) Degree
9 25 (19.69%) Software Engineering
10 23 (18.11%) HTML
11 22 (17.32%) JavaScript
11 22 (17.32%) Microsoft Project
11 22 (17.32%) MVC
12 20 (15.75%) CSS
12 20 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
13 19 (14.96%) XML
13 19 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (14.96%) Workflow
14 16 (12.60%) T-SQL
14 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (11.81%) Driving Licence
15 15 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
15 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET
15 15 (11.81%) Visual Studio
15 15 (11.81%) SharePoint
15 15 (11.81%) Data Analysis
16 14 (11.02%) Document Management
16 14 (11.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 13 (10.24%) ERP

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 15 (11.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.15%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 39 (30.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (25.20%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (17.32%) Microsoft Project
4 14 (11.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (2.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Primavera
2 7 (5.51%) FastStats
3 4 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.15%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.79%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (7.87%) Serverless
3 7 (5.51%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.72%) Office 365
5 5 (3.94%) Dynamics 365
5 5 (3.94%) GitHub
6 3 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.79%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) Internet
2 7 (5.51%) LAN
3 6 (4.72%) DNS
3 6 (4.72%) Firewall
3 6 (4.72%) WAN
4 4 (3.15%) FTP
4 4 (3.15%) HTTP
4 4 (3.15%) HTTPS
4 4 (3.15%) SSH
5 2 (1.57%) DHCP
5 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.57%) WebEx
6 1 (0.79%) Broadband
6 1 (0.79%) Intranet
6 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (37.80%) SQL Server
2 13 (10.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (10.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (8.66%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (7.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (6.30%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (5.51%) DB2
6 7 (5.51%) MS Access
7 6 (4.72%) Power BI
7 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 5 (3.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (3.94%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (3.94%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.15%) MySQL
9 4 (3.15%) SAP HANA
10 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.57%) OLAP
11 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Visual Studio
2 6 (4.72%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.15%) HP UFT
3 4 (3.15%) Selenium
4 2 (1.57%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.79%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (25.20%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.94%) Retail
4 4 (3.15%) Advertising
5 3 (2.36%) Automotive
6 2 (1.57%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (25.20%) Developer
2 17 (13.39%) Analyst
2 17 (13.39%) Graduate
3 14 (11.02%) Graduate Developer
3 14 (11.02%) Junior
4 11 (8.66%) Junior Developer
5 10 (7.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 9 (7.09%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 9 (7.09%) Project Controller
6 9 (7.09%) Software Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) .NET Software Developer
7 8 (6.30%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (6.30%) C# Developer
7 8 (6.30%) Infrastructure Manager
7 8 (6.30%) IT Manager
8 7 (5.51%) C# Software Developer
8 7 (5.51%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.51%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.83%) .NET
2 23 (18.11%) HTML
3 20 (15.75%) CSS
4 19 (14.96%) XML
5 15 (11.81%) ASP.NET
6 10 (7.87%) .NET Core
6 10 (7.87%) WCF
7 8 (6.30%) jQuery
8 6 (4.72%) Web Services
9 5 (3.94%) Ajax
9 5 (3.94%) RESTful
9 5 (3.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (3.15%) JSON
11 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (1.57%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.57%) HTML5
12 2 (1.57%) Symfony
13 1 (0.79%) Kafka
13 1 (0.79%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (11.81%) Driving Licence
3 8 (6.30%) SCADA
4 5 (3.94%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.94%) User Experience
5 3 (2.36%) e-Learning
6 2 (1.57%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.57%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) CCTV
7 1 (0.79%) iPad
7 1 (0.79%) New Media
7 1 (0.79%) PMI
7 1 (0.79%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.79%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.41%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) Windows Server
3 9 (7.09%) Linux
4 8 (6.30%) Unix
5 3 (2.36%) HPUX
5 3 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.57%) Windows Vista
6 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.79%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.69%) Software Engineering
2 22 (17.32%) MVC
3 20 (15.75%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (14.96%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.96%) Workflow
5 15 (11.81%) Data Analysis
6 14 (11.02%) Document Management
7 13 (10.24%) ERP
7 13 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (10.24%) Scrum
8 12 (9.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (9.45%) ITIL
8 12 (9.45%) SDLC
9 11 (8.66%) PRINCE2
10 10 (7.87%) Computer Science
11 9 (7.09%) CRM
12 8 (6.30%) Budgeting and Forecasting
12 8 (6.30%) Decision-Making
12 8 (6.30%) Project Management
13 7 (5.51%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 34 (26.77%) SQL
2 33 (25.98%) C#
3 22 (17.32%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.60%) T-SQL
5 13 (10.24%) Java
6 10 (7.87%) VB.NET
7 9 (7.09%) C++
8 6 (4.72%) Python
9 4 (3.15%) R
9 4 (3.15%) VB
10 2 (1.57%) C
10 2 (1.57%) PHP
11 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.79%) Perl
11 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (22.05%) Degree
2 12 (9.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.94%) CCDA
3 5 (3.94%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.15%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.57%) APMP
6 1 (0.79%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.79%) AAT
6 1 (0.79%) ACCA
6 1 (0.79%) CCENT
6 1 (0.79%) CIMA
6 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.79%) MCITP
6 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) PMO
2 5 (3.94%) QA
3 2 (1.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) COBIT
4 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.51%) Docker
3 4 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.57%) vSphere
6 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) HP ALM
1 4 (3.15%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.36%) SCCM
2 3 (2.36%) SCOM
3 2 (1.57%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.57%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 13 (10.24%) Oracle
2 8 (6.30%) Cisco
3 7 (5.51%) VMware
4 5 (3.94%) Google
4 5 (3.94%) HP
4 5 (3.94%) SAP
5 3 (2.36%) McAfee
5 3 (2.36%) NetApp
5 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.36%) Sybase
5 3 (2.36%) Virgin Media
6 2 (1.57%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.57%) BMC
6 2 (1.57%) Dell
6 2 (1.57%) Fujitsu
6 2 (1.57%) Remedy
6 2 (1.57%) Splunk
7 1 (0.79%) Citrix
7 1 (0.79%) EMC
7 1 (0.79%) Juniper