Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 81 73 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 33.47% 34.27% 18.55%
As % of the Vendors category 65.32% 71.57% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 77 72 46
Wilmslow median annual salary £45,000 £38,750 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.13% +26.02% -9.56%
10th Percentile £30,250 £20,750 £18,500
90th Percentile £49,750 £52,500 £44,125
Cheshire median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.63% +11.11% +10.77%

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 124 102 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 51.24% 47.89% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 113 95 83
Wilmslow median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - -1.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £20,750 £20,100
90th Percentile £58,650 £52,500 £65,605
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -3.85%

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 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 50 (61.73%) SQL Server
2 48 (59.26%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (55.56%) .NET
4 43 (53.09%) C#
5 39 (48.15%) Visual Studio
6 37 (45.68%) Decision-Making
7 35 (43.21%) AngularJS
8 32 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (38.27%) TDD
9 31 (38.27%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (38.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 31 (38.27%) Scrum
10 25 (30.86%) Enterprise Software
10 25 (30.86%) .NET Framework
11 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET
12 23 (28.40%) OO
12 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (24.69%) CSS
13 20 (24.69%) HTML
14 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
15 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (14.81%) HTML5
15 12 (14.81%) SQL
15 12 (14.81%) MVC
16 11 (13.58%) Risk Management
16 11 (13.58%) Finance
16 11 (13.58%) PMO
17 10 (12.35%) Greenfield Project
17 10 (12.35%) jQuery
18 9 (11.11%) Resource Management

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 8 (9.88%) WordPress
2 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.94%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.47%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (9.88%) Photoshop
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (4.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (61.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.94%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 39 (48.15%) Visual Studio
2 31 (38.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.47%) FxCop
3 2 (2.47%) Selenium
3 2 (2.47%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.47%) StyleCop
General
1 11 (13.58%) Finance
2 8 (9.88%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.17%) Advertising
4 2 (2.47%) Law
5 1 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (67.90%) Developer
2 35 (43.21%) .NET Developer
3 30 (37.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 30 (37.04%) C# Developer
3 30 (37.04%) Software Developer
4 22 (27.16%) .NET Software Developer
4 22 (27.16%) C# Software Developer
4 22 (27.16%) Senior Developer
5 19 (23.46%) Senior Software Developer
6 14 (17.28%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior C# Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Analyst
8 8 (9.88%) CRM Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Developer
8 8 (9.88%) PHP Developer
8 8 (9.88%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (55.56%) .NET
2 35 (43.21%) AngularJS
3 25 (30.86%) .NET Framework
4 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET
5 23 (28.40%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (24.69%) CSS
6 20 (24.69%) HTML
7 12 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (14.81%) HTML5
8 10 (12.35%) jQuery
9 8 (9.88%) Zend Framework
10 2 (2.47%) Castle Windsor
10 2 (2.47%) CSS3
10 2 (2.47%) Entity Framework
10 2 (2.47%) JSON
10 2 (2.47%) SignalR
10 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (2.47%) WCF
10 2 (2.47%) WebSockets
10 2 (2.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.86%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (12.35%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) PMI
4 2 (2.47%) User Experience
5 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.23%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.23%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) Problem-Solving
2 37 (45.68%) Decision-Making
3 32 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (38.27%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (38.27%) Scrum
4 31 (38.27%) TDD
5 23 (28.40%) OO
6 12 (14.81%) MVC
7 11 (13.58%) Risk Management
8 9 (11.11%) Resource Management
9 8 (9.88%) CRM
9 8 (9.88%) SEO
10 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.94%) Data Mapping
11 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.94%) ETL
11 4 (4.94%) Migration
11 4 (4.94%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (53.09%) C#
2 18 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.81%) SQL
4 8 (9.88%) PHP
5 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.70%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.94%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.47%) PMP
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) PMO
2 3 (3.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Zend
2 5 (6.17%) Oracle