The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 123 107 115
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 5 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.61% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.64% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 4
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +84.61%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Microsoft Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1782 1724 1498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.69% 95.88% 93.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1533 1369 1333
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £58,225
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (75.00%) CRM
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) SAP
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Big Data
6 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (12.50%) Banking
6 1 (12.50%) Data Management
6 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Information Security
6 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) MDX
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (12.50%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com