The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 218 202 220
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 7 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.31% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.33% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 17 7
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
Microsoft Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5455 5174 5246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.19% 93.01% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3795 4042 4374
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Berkshire region.

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -3 6 £58,750 +27.02%
Newbury - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Developer
South East

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) UML
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Process Management
4 4 (57.14%) Migration
4 4 (57.14%) CRM
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
4 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (57.14%) QA
4 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
4 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (57.14%) Content Management
4 4 (57.14%) Use Case
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Microsoft Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) OLAP
4 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (28.57%) ROLAP
4 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ADO.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (85.71%) Data Modelling
3 4 (57.14%) Process Management
3 4 (57.14%) Migration
3 4 (57.14%) UML
3 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
3 4 (57.14%) Content Management
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Integration Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Teradata
3 2 (28.57%) Netezza