The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 135 120 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.24% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Microsoft Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2239 1947 1589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.27% 94.74% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1990 1777 1317
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) .NET
3 16 (84.21%) SharePoint
3 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
4 15 (78.95%) Web Services
4 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
4 15 (78.95%) CRM
4 15 (78.95%) Dynamics CRM
5 14 (73.68%) Windows
5 14 (73.68%) SQL
6 13 (68.42%) XML
6 13 (68.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (68.42%) Degree
7 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
8 11 (57.89%) Silverlight
9 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
9 9 (47.37%) HTML5
9 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
9 9 (47.37%) OOP
9 9 (47.37%) OO
9 9 (47.37%) HTML
9 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
10 7 (36.84%) CSS
10 7 (36.84%) SLA
10 7 (36.84%) Data Structures
10 7 (36.84%) jQuery
10 7 (36.84%) Web Development
11 6 (31.58%) WCF

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (84.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (31.58%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (78.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (78.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (68.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) Web Services
3 13 (68.42%) XML
4 11 (57.89%) Silverlight
5 9 (47.37%) HTML5
5 9 (47.37%) HTML
6 7 (36.84%) CSS
6 7 (36.84%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) WCF
8 5 (26.32%) SOAP
9 4 (21.05%) Reactive Extensions
9 4 (21.05%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) CRM
3 12 (63.16%) Data Modelling
4 9 (47.37%) Unit Testing
4 9 (47.37%) Waterfall
4 9 (47.37%) OOP
4 9 (47.37%) OO
5 7 (36.84%) Web Development
6 6 (31.58%) TDD
7 5 (26.32%) Migration
7 5 (26.32%) Data Migration
7 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
8 4 (21.05%) MVVM
8 4 (21.05%) Workflow
9 2 (10.53%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 14 (73.68%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) X++
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) MCITP
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
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