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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 120 128 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 9 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 0.17% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.18% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 7
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +5.62%
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
1791 1636 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.27% 94.62% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1435 1309
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (80.95%) CRM
1 17 (80.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) VBA
4 4 (19.05%) .NET
4 4 (19.05%) Oracle
4 4 (19.05%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) MS Office
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
4 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
4 4 (19.05%) MS Access
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) Banking
4 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
4 4 (19.05%) WPF
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
6 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) X++
7 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
7 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
1 4 (19.05%) WPF
2 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) CRM
1 17 (80.95%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) TDD
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) VBA
2 4 (19.05%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) X++
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Google