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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 722 662 598
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -64
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 161 238 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.22% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 139 178 229
Average salary £48,000 £49,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.51% +10.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,750 £54,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
Microsoft Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in England

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in England

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
London -4 66 £53,750 +7.50% 23
South East +24 41 £50,000 +5.26% 14
East of England +1 17 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Yorkshire +4 15 £47,500 +25.00% 9
West Midlands -19 14 £45,000 +38.46% 4
North West 0 11 £38,750 -16.21% 18
South West -33 5 £40,000 +6.66% 3
North East -13 2 £60,000 +50.00% 2
East Midlands - 2 £41,250 - 3
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

1 255 (85.86%) Microsoft
2 189 (63.64%) SQL
3 179 (60.27%) SQL Server
4 169 (56.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 147 (49.49%) MS Excel
6 143 (48.15%) C#
7 141 (47.47%) .NET
8 125 (42.09%) Business Intelligence
9 118 (39.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 108 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 92 (30.98%) T-SQL
12 91 (30.64%) Dynamics CRM
13 90 (30.30%) ASP.NET
13 90 (30.30%) CRM
14 86 (28.96%) SharePoint
15 79 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
16 77 (25.93%) HTML
17 75 (25.25%) JavaScript
18 73 (24.58%) SQL Server 2008
19 61 (20.54%) Data Warehouse
20 49 (16.50%) ETL
21 47 (15.82%) Microsoft Azure
22 46 (15.49%) CSS
23 45 (15.15%) Visual Studio
24 43 (14.48%) MVC
24 43 (14.48%) .NET Framework
24 43 (14.48%) PowerPivot
25 42 (14.14%) Microsoft Power View
26 39 (13.13%) VBA
27 37 (12.46%) TDD

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 86 (28.96%) SharePoint
2 24 (8.08%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (7.07%) SharePoint 2010
4 20 (6.73%) IIS
5 19 (6.40%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.34%) DNN
7 1 (0.34%) WordPress
7 1 (0.34%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 147 (49.49%) MS Excel
2 43 (14.48%) PowerPivot
3 26 (8.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
4 1 (0.34%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 91 (30.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 10 (3.37%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.01%) Line 50
5 1 (0.34%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.69%) Office 365
3 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.67%) GitHub
4 2 (0.67%) IaaS
4 2 (0.67%) PaaS
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (60.27%) SQL Server
2 169 (56.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 118 (39.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 108 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 73 (24.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 61 (20.54%) Data Warehouse
7 42 (14.14%) Microsoft Power View
8 36 (12.12%) Relational Database
9 34 (11.45%) OLAP
10 23 (7.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 17 (5.72%) MS Access
12 15 (5.05%) Big Data
13 14 (4.71%) QlikView
13 14 (4.71%) PerformancePoint
13 14 (4.71%) RDBMS
14 8 (2.69%) SAP BW
15 7 (2.36%) Data Mart
15 7 (2.36%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
16 6 (2.02%) OLAP Cube
17 5 (1.68%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 45 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 36 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (6.06%) Subversion
4 17 (5.72%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (3.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (2.36%) CruiseControl
7 6 (2.02%) NUnit
7 6 (2.02%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.68%) JIRA
9 2 (0.67%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.67%) Git (software)
9 2 (0.67%) MorphX
10 1 (0.34%) Log4Net
10 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (10.77%) Finance
2 31 (10.44%) Retail
3 26 (8.75%) Telecoms
4 21 (7.07%) Advertising
5 18 (6.06%) Marketing
6 6 (2.02%) Front Office
7 4 (1.35%) Online Betting
7 4 (1.35%) Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Billing
9 2 (0.67%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (47.47%) .NET
2 90 (30.30%) ASP.NET
3 77 (25.93%) HTML
4 46 (15.49%) CSS
5 43 (14.48%) .NET Framework
6 32 (10.77%) XML
7 30 (10.10%) WCF
8 27 (9.09%) MDX
8 27 (9.09%) Web Services
9 25 (8.42%) Entity Framework
10 23 (7.74%) jQuery
11 17 (5.72%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 16 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 12 (4.04%) JSON
15 7 (2.36%) Silverlight
16 6 (2.02%) LINQ
16 6 (2.02%) HTML5
17 5 (1.68%) SOAP
18 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.37%) Mobile App
2 9 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.69%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.02%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.68%) Visualisation
6 5 (1.68%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.35%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.01%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.67%) BYOD
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) Open Source
10 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.34%) Xbox
10 1 (0.34%) Blog
10 1 (0.34%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.34%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.34%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 34 (11.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (42.09%) Business Intelligence
2 90 (30.30%) CRM
3 79 (26.60%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (16.50%) ETL
5 43 (14.48%) MVC
6 37 (12.46%) TDD
7 26 (8.75%) Scrum
8 21 (7.07%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (7.07%) User Stories
9 20 (6.73%) Data Modelling
10 18 (6.06%) Test Scripting
11 17 (5.72%) Kimball Methodology
12 16 (5.39%) Configuration Management
13 13 (4.38%) Software Engineering
13 13 (4.38%) Analytics
14 11 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
15 10 (3.37%) Web Development
16 9 (3.03%) Data Analysis
16 9 (3.03%) Workflow
16 9 (3.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 189 (63.64%) SQL
2 143 (48.15%) C#
3 92 (30.98%) T-SQL
4 75 (25.25%) JavaScript
5 39 (13.13%) VBA
6 21 (7.07%) VB.NET
7 17 (5.72%) VB
8 8 (2.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 7 (2.36%) X++
10 5 (1.68%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.68%) C
10 5 (1.68%) Java
11 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.34%) VB6
12 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.34%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 1 (0.34%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (11.45%) SC Cleared
1 34 (11.45%) Security Cleared
2 29 (9.76%) Degree
3 17 (5.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (5.39%) DV Cleared
5 10 (3.37%) MCPD
6 8 (2.69%) MCTS
6 8 (2.69%) MCAD
6 8 (2.69%) MCSD
7 2 (0.67%) MCITP
8 1 (0.34%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) SCCM
1 1 (0.34%) SCOM
1 1 (0.34%) Puppet
1 1 (0.34%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 255 (85.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.05%) Cognos
2 15 (5.05%) Tableau
3 14 (4.71%) Hitachi
4 11 (3.70%) Business Objects
5 8 (2.69%) SAP
5 8 (2.69%) Oracle
6 6 (2.02%) Google
7 5 (1.68%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.01%) Sage
9 2 (0.67%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.67%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.67%) Yahoo!
9 2 (0.67%) Cisco
10 1 (0.34%) Sun
10 1 (0.34%) Citrix
10 1 (0.34%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.34%) Bloomberg
10 1 (0.34%) Thunderhead
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Salary: £38000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
England
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Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + bonus, pension.
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + training, certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Family Health Care
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Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
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Derbyshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + car, pension and performance based bonus.
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City, London
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Carlisle
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Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + car allowance, pension and training
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
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Salary: £340 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
County Durham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
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Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Car, Performance Bonus
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Oxfordshire
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive with excellent benefits
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Cheshire
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Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + car, pension, bonus, certifications
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London
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + pension/healthcare/33 days holiday
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Hertfordshire
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