Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 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 19 August 2018 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
Cheshire > Wilmslow
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 7 4
Rank change year-on-year +5 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 84 58 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 28.97% 25.89% 20.43%
As % of the Vendors category 58.33% 64.44% 57.32%
Number of salaries quoted 75 57 47
Wilmslow median annual salary £45,000 £43,464 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.54% +24.18% +2.94%
10th Percentile £30,250 £20,750 £20,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £54,380 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year +9.68% +7.64% +5.88%

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 Wilmslow.

All Vendors
Wilmslow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 144 90 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 49.66% 40.18% 35.65%
Number of salaries quoted 129 81 79
Wilmslow median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.90% +10.79%
10th Percentile £21,450 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £58,250 £56,250 £65,350
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Wilmslow

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Wilmslow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft in Wilmslow over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 Wilmslow region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 42 (50.00%) .NET
2 41 (48.81%) SQL Server
2 41 (48.81%) Problem-Solving
3 35 (41.67%) C#
4 33 (39.29%) Visual Studio
5 28 (33.33%) HTML
6 27 (32.14%) Decision-Making
7 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
7 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET
8 25 (29.76%) AngularJS
9 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
10 23 (27.38%) CSS
10 23 (27.38%) TDD
10 23 (27.38%) Scrum
10 23 (27.38%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (27.38%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (23.81%) MVC
12 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
12 19 (22.62%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (20.24%) jQuery
14 15 (17.86%) SQL
15 13 (15.48%) HTML5
16 12 (14.29%) Risk Management
16 12 (14.29%) Finance
16 12 (14.29%) OO
16 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (14.29%) PMO
17 11 (13.10%) Greenfield Project
17 11 (13.10%) Windows

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow 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 10 (11.90%) WordPress
2 7 (8.33%) NServiceBus
2 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Project
1 10 (11.90%) Photoshop
2 7 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (48.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 33 (39.29%) Visual Studio
2 23 (27.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.33%) FxCop
3 7 (8.33%) Selenium
3 7 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 7 (8.33%) StyleCop
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.71%) Advertising
4 2 (2.38%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (48.81%) Developer
2 24 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 19 (22.62%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (22.62%) C# Developer
4 16 (19.05%) Analyst
5 15 (17.86%) Software Developer
6 13 (15.48%) Senior Developer
7 12 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
7 12 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
8 10 (11.90%) PHP Developer
8 10 (11.90%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (10.71%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (9.52%) Analyst Programmer
10 8 (9.52%) Programmer
11 7 (8.33%) Architect
11 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
11 7 (8.33%) PMO Lead
12 6 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 6 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 6 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (50.00%) .NET
2 28 (33.33%) HTML
3 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET
4 25 (29.76%) AngularJS
5 23 (27.38%) CSS
6 20 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (22.62%) .NET Framework
8 17 (20.24%) jQuery
9 13 (15.48%) HTML5
10 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (11.90%) Zend Framework
12 7 (8.33%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (8.33%) Entity Framework
12 7 (8.33%) NHibernate
12 7 (8.33%) SignalR
12 7 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (8.33%) WCF
12 7 (8.33%) WebSockets
12 7 (8.33%) XML
13 5 (5.95%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.62%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (13.10%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (8.33%) User Experience
4 6 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 5 (5.95%) PMI
6 4 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (48.81%) Problem-Solving
2 27 (32.14%) Decision-Making
3 24 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (27.38%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (27.38%) Scrum
4 23 (27.38%) TDD
5 20 (23.81%) MVC
6 12 (14.29%) OO
6 12 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 10 (11.90%) Resource Management
7 10 (11.90%) SEO
8 9 (10.71%) Customer-Centricity
9 7 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (8.33%) Integration Testing
9 7 (8.33%) IT Strategy
9 7 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 6 (7.14%) CRM
11 5 (5.95%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (41.67%) C#
2 26 (30.95%) JavaScript
3 15 (17.86%) SQL
4 10 (11.90%) PHP
5 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 6 (7.14%) PMP
3 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.29%) PMO
2 4 (4.76%) GDPR
3 3 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Zend
2 5 (5.95%) Oracle