The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 10 12
Rank change year-on-year +5 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft 76 52 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 27.74% 16.40% 19.80%
As % of the Vendors category 63.33% 32.91% 51.75%
Number of salaries quoted 75 43 51
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +17.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,410 £19,600 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,850
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 Worcestershire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 120 158 114
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 43.80% 49.84% 38.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115 138 97
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,097
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Microsoft
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Microsoft
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft in Worcestershire

Microsoft
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft in Worcestershire

Microsoft
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester +8 28 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Bromsgrove +5 27 £37,500 +87.50%
Malvern -1 7 £20,500 -54.44% 1
Redditch -4 6 £24,000 -10.28%
Evesham - 1 £47,500 -
Pershore - 1 £22,350 -
Microsoft
West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Microsoft.

1 69 (49.64%) .NET
2 61 (43.88%) C#
3 60 (43.17%) HTML
3 60 (43.17%) CSS
4 58 (41.73%) JavaScript
5 57 (41.01%) ASP.NET
6 54 (38.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 53 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
8 47 (33.81%) HTML5
9 46 (33.09%) SaaS
10 43 (30.94%) Greenfield Project
10 43 (30.94%) Windows
11 42 (30.22%) SQL
12 41 (29.50%) Visual Studio
13 39 (28.06%) MVC
13 39 (28.06%) Xamarin
13 39 (28.06%) Mobile Development
14 37 (26.62%) AngularJS
14 37 (26.62%) .NET Core
15 35 (25.18%) Continuous Delivery
15 35 (25.18%) Logistics
15 35 (25.18%) Continuous Integration
16 32 (23.02%) ASP.NET Web API
16 32 (23.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (20.86%) Microservices
18 28 (20.14%) Web Development
18 28 (20.14%) SQL Server
19 27 (19.42%) Active Directory
20 26 (18.71%) VMware
21 25 (17.99%) Windows Server

Microsoft
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 18 (12.95%) SharePoint
2 17 (12.23%) IIS
3 5 (3.60%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 23 (16.55%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (9.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (5.76%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.72%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 54 (38.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (33.09%) SaaS
3 15 (10.79%) PaaS
4 12 (8.63%) Office 365
5 7 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.63%) WAN
2 11 (7.91%) LAN
3 8 (5.76%) SAN
4 6 (4.32%) Internet
4 6 (4.32%) VPN
5 5 (3.60%) DNS
5 5 (3.60%) Firewall
5 5 (3.60%) Skype
6 4 (2.88%) DHCP
7 3 (2.16%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.16%) NAS
7 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.44%) Ethernet
8 2 (1.44%) Network Security
8 2 (1.44%) WEP
8 2 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.44%) Wireless
9 1 (0.72%) FTP
9 1 (0.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.99%) MongoDB
3 15 (10.79%) DocumentDB
3 15 (10.79%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.76%) Power BI
5 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.44%) MySQL
7 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (29.50%) Visual Studio
2 23 (16.55%) Selenium
3 22 (15.83%) Git (software)
4 19 (13.67%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (5.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.44%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.72%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.72%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (5.04%) Manufacturing
2 4 (2.88%) French Language
2 4 (2.88%) German Language
2 4 (2.88%) Polish Language
2 4 (2.88%) Russian Language
2 4 (2.88%) Spanish Language
3 3 (2.16%) Back Office
3 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.44%) Advertising
4 2 (1.44%) Legal
5 1 (0.72%) Automotive
5 1 (0.72%) Finance
5 1 (0.72%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (47.48%) Developer
2 53 (38.13%) .NET Developer
3 42 (30.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 31 (22.30%) C# Developer
4 31 (22.30%) Senior Developer
5 29 (20.86%) Senior C# Developer
6 26 (18.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 25 (17.99%) Senior .NET Developer
8 24 (17.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 19 (13.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (13.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (13.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (12.95%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 17 (12.23%) HTML CSS Developer
11 17 (12.23%) HTML Developer
11 17 (12.23%) JavaScript Developer
12 15 (10.79%) Azure Developer
13 14 (10.07%) Analyst
14 13 (9.35%) Web Developer
15 12 (8.63%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (49.64%) .NET
2 60 (43.17%) CSS
2 60 (43.17%) HTML
3 57 (41.01%) ASP.NET
4 47 (33.81%) HTML5
5 37 (26.62%) .NET Core
5 37 (26.62%) AngularJS
6 32 (23.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (23.02%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (17.99%) CSS3
8 20 (14.39%) ASP.NET Core
8 20 (14.39%) LESS
8 20 (14.39%) Sass
9 19 (13.67%) Apache Cordova
10 15 (10.79%) .NET Framework
11 13 (9.35%) Web Services
12 11 (7.91%) Entity Framework
12 11 (7.91%) jQuery
13 7 (5.04%) Ajax
13 7 (5.04%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 43 (30.94%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (10.07%) Driving Licence
3 8 (5.76%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.60%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.44%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.72%) Blog
8 1 (0.72%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.72%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.72%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (30.94%) Windows
2 25 (17.99%) Windows Server
3 12 (8.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.76%) Windows 7
5 7 (5.04%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.60%) Linux
6 5 (3.60%) Unix
7 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.16%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.72%) Android
9 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.72%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.72%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (28.06%) Mobile Development
2 39 (28.06%) MVC
3 35 (25.18%) Continuous Delivery
3 35 (25.18%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (25.18%) Logistics
4 29 (20.86%) Microservices
5 28 (20.14%) Web Development
6 19 (13.67%) CQRS
6 19 (13.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 19 (13.67%) SOLID
6 19 (13.67%) Unit Testing
7 15 (10.79%) ITIL
8 10 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.47%) Mentoring
9 9 (6.47%) PRINCE2
9 9 (6.47%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.76%) Project Management
11 7 (5.04%) SDLC
11 7 (5.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 61 (43.88%) C#
2 58 (41.73%) JavaScript
3 42 (30.22%) SQL
4 23 (16.55%) TypeScript
5 14 (10.07%) VB.NET
6 4 (2.88%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.88%) VBScript
7 3 (2.16%) C
7 3 (2.16%) C++
7 3 (2.16%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.44%) F#
8 2 (1.44%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.44%) Ruby
9 1 (0.72%) ANSI C
9 1 (0.72%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.72%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.72%) VB
9 1 (0.72%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (10.79%) Degree
2 14 (10.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (9.35%) MCSE
4 12 (8.63%) MCITP
4 12 (8.63%) MCSA
4 12 (8.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (6.47%) CCNP
5 9 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (5.76%) CCNA
7 6 (4.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (3.60%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.60%) PMP
9 3 (2.16%) APMP
9 3 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (1.44%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.44%) MCP
10 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.44%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.72%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (19.42%) Active Directory
2 22 (15.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (12.23%) Hyper-V
4 15 (10.79%) vSphere
5 4 (2.88%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.72%) Firmware
6 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (9.35%) Backup Exec
2 5 (3.60%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (1.44%) Kibana
3 2 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.44%) WSUS
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.72%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.72%) SCCM
4 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (28.06%) Xamarin
2 26 (18.71%) VMware
3 20 (14.39%) Cisco
4 17 (12.23%) Citrix
5 14 (10.07%) Veeam
6 11 (7.91%) Oracle
7 10 (7.19%) HP
8 8 (5.76%) SAP
9 5 (3.60%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 3 (2.16%) Dell
10 3 (2.16%) Fortinet
10 3 (2.16%) NetApp
11 2 (1.44%) PayPal
11 2 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.44%) Symantec
11 2 (1.44%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.72%) Apple
12 1 (0.72%) Assembla
12 1 (0.72%) Autodesk
12 1 (0.72%) EMC
Worcestershire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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