Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 1 5
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 85 65 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 35.56% 37.79% 25.00%
As % of the Vendors category 68.00% 67.01% 62.60%
Number of salaries quoted 83 61 74
Wilmslow median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £33,126
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -1.89% +26.19%
10th Percentile £22,850 £20,750 £19,300
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £48,375
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% +7.69%

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 125 97 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 52.30% 56.40% 39.94%
Number of salaries quoted 114 91 116
Wilmslow median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -9.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,050 £20,750 £20,500
90th Percentile £58,250 £52,500 £67,125
Cheshire median annual salary £43,250 £43,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.58% +14.67% -

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 56 (65.88%) Problem-Solving
2 52 (61.18%) C#
2 52 (61.18%) SQL Server
3 49 (57.65%) .NET
4 44 (51.76%) Visual Studio
5 41 (48.24%) Decision-Making
6 39 (45.88%) AngularJS
7 38 (44.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (42.35%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (42.35%) Scrum
8 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (42.35%) TDD
9 28 (32.94%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (32.94%) .NET Framework
10 27 (31.76%) OO
10 27 (31.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
12 20 (23.53%) CSS
12 20 (23.53%) HTML
13 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
14 12 (14.12%) HTML5
14 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (14.12%) MVC
15 11 (12.94%) SQL
15 11 (12.94%) Greenfield Project
16 9 (10.59%) Dynamics 365
16 9 (10.59%) CRM
16 9 (10.59%) Windows
16 9 (10.59%) Finance
16 9 (10.59%) jQuery

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 (9.41%) MS Exchange
1 8 (9.41%) WordPress
2 7 (8.24%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.18%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) Photoshop
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.59%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (4.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) DHCP
1 4 (4.71%) DNS
1 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (61.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.18%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 44 (51.76%) Visual Studio
2 38 (44.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.18%) FxCop
3 1 (1.18%) Selenium
3 1 (1.18%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.18%) StyleCop
General
1 9 (10.59%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.18%) Advertising
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (67.06%) Developer
2 39 (45.88%) .NET Developer
3 35 (41.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 35 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 35 (41.18%) Software Developer
4 26 (30.59%) .NET Software Developer
4 26 (30.59%) C# Software Developer
5 25 (29.41%) Senior Developer
6 22 (25.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 16 (18.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 13 (15.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 13 (15.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 13 (15.29%) Senior C# Developer
8 13 (15.29%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 9 (10.59%) CRM Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Developer
9 9 (10.59%) Senior Microsoft Developer
10 8 (9.41%) Analyst
10 8 (9.41%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (57.65%) .NET
2 39 (45.88%) AngularJS
3 28 (32.94%) .NET Framework
4 27 (31.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (30.59%) ASP.NET
6 20 (23.53%) CSS
6 20 (23.53%) HTML
7 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (14.12%) HTML5
8 9 (10.59%) jQuery
9 8 (9.41%) Zend Framework
10 4 (4.71%) Middleware
11 1 (1.18%) Castle Windsor
11 1 (1.18%) CSS3
11 1 (1.18%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.18%) JSON
11 1 (1.18%) NHibernate
11 1 (1.18%) WCF
11 1 (1.18%) WebSockets
11 1 (1.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (32.94%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (12.94%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.18%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.18%) PMI
5 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.59%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Mac OS X
2 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
2 4 (4.71%) Windows 8
3 3 (3.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (65.88%) Problem-Solving
2 41 (48.24%) Decision-Making
3 36 (42.35%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (42.35%) Continuous Integration
3 36 (42.35%) Scrum
3 36 (42.35%) TDD
4 27 (31.76%) OO
5 12 (14.12%) MVC
6 9 (10.59%) CRM
7 8 (9.41%) Risk Management
7 8 (9.41%) SEO
7 8 (9.41%) Technical Leadership
8 6 (7.06%) ITIL
8 6 (7.06%) Resource Management
9 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.71%) DevOps
10 4 (4.71%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.71%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (61.18%) C#
2 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.94%) SQL
4 8 (9.41%) PHP
5 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.71%) VBScript
7 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
7 3 (3.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (4.71%) MCITP
1 4 (4.71%) MCP
1 4 (4.71%) MCSA
1 4 (4.71%) MCSE
1 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.18%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) PMO
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) Terminal Server
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (9.41%) Zend
2 4 (4.71%) Apple
2 4 (4.71%) Cisco
2 4 (4.71%) Citrix
2 4 (4.71%) HP
2 4 (4.71%) VMware
3 3 (3.53%) Oracle