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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 121 108 119
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 13 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.78% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.84% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,750 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.42% -27.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
1927 1794 1767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.11% 93.78% 94.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1583 1533
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (95.24%) MVC
2 20 (95.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 20 (95.24%) MS Excel
2 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
2 20 (95.24%) .NET Framework
2 20 (95.24%) SC Cleared
2 20 (95.24%) Security Cleared
2 20 (95.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (90.48%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 19 (90.48%) TDD
4 18 (85.71%) Scrum
4 18 (85.71%) Configuration Management
4 18 (85.71%) Subversion
4 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (9.52%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) IIS
6 2 (9.52%) MS Office
6 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 2 (9.52%) IIS
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (95.24%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 20 (95.24%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (85.71%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 20 (95.24%) .NET Framework
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 2 (9.52%) WCF
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
6 1 (4.76%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (95.24%) MVC
3 19 (90.48%) TDD
3 19 (90.48%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (85.71%) Configuration Management
4 18 (85.71%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (95.24%) SC Cleared
1 20 (95.24%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
3 1 (4.76%) MCPD
3 1 (4.76%) MCAD
3 1 (4.76%) MCSD
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, training fund, certifications
Posted: 20 days ago