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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 727 669 635
Rank change year-on-year
-58 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 139 195 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 122 170 223
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 56 £50,000 - 15
South East -8 23 £42,500 +8.28% 8
East of England -19 19 £42,500 +1.19% 3
West Midlands +7 17 £37,500 +7.14% 6
South West -5 11 £36,500 +4.28% 5
North West -12 8 £35,000 -4.10% 4
Yorkshire -45 3 £33,750 -12.90% 4
East Midlands +24 1 £35,000 -6.66% 5
North East -11 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 284 (76.55%) Microsoft
2 200 (53.91%) .NET
3 183 (49.33%) SQL Server
4 170 (45.82%) Dynamics CRM
5 169 (45.55%) CRM
6 168 (45.28%) SQL
7 167 (45.01%) C#
8 163 (43.94%) MS Excel
9 140 (37.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 131 (35.31%) Business Intelligence
11 98 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 93 (25.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 81 (21.83%) SharePoint
14 76 (20.49%) ASP.NET
15 74 (19.95%) JavaScript
16 73 (19.68%) T-SQL
17 62 (16.71%) SQL Server 2008
18 59 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
19 56 (15.09%) Finance
20 55 (14.82%) Data Warehouse
21 52 (14.02%) ETL
22 48 (12.94%) Visual Studio
22 48 (12.94%) HTML
23 41 (11.05%) Degree
24 39 (10.51%) Team Foundation Server
24 39 (10.51%) Advertising
25 38 (10.24%) XML
25 38 (10.24%) OO
26 36 (9.70%) CSS
27 34 (9.16%) WCF

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 81 (21.83%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
3 20 (5.39%) IIS
4 10 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (2.16%) SharePoint Server
5 8 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.08%) Lync
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.27%) CMS
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 163 (43.94%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.31%) PowerPivot
3 7 (1.89%) MS Office
4 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 170 (45.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (7.28%) Dynamics AX
2 27 (7.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.35%) PaaS
3 4 (1.08%) Office 365
4 2 (0.54%) SaaS
5 1 (0.27%) GitHub
5 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.08%) Intranet
1 4 (1.08%) Extranet
2 3 (0.81%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (49.33%) SQL Server
2 140 (37.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 98 (26.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 93 (25.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 62 (16.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 55 (14.82%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (8.09%) OLAP
8 28 (7.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 13 (3.50%) Microsoft Power View
11 10 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (2.16%) MS Access
13 7 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (1.89%) Data Mart
14 6 (1.62%) OLAP Cube
15 5 (1.35%) EDMS
15 5 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
16 4 (1.08%) SAP BW
16 4 (1.08%) Oracle OLAP
16 4 (1.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 48 (12.94%) Visual Studio
2 39 (10.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.89%) JIRA
3 7 (1.89%) Subversion
4 5 (1.35%) NUnit
5 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.54%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.27%) MorphX
General
1 56 (15.09%) Finance
2 39 (10.51%) Advertising
3 13 (3.50%) Banking
4 8 (2.16%) Retail
4 8 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.35%) Front Office
6 4 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.81%) Marketing
8 2 (0.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (53.91%) .NET
2 76 (20.49%) ASP.NET
3 48 (12.94%) HTML
4 38 (10.24%) XML
5 36 (9.70%) CSS
6 34 (9.16%) WCF
7 32 (8.63%) Web Services
8 25 (6.74%) MDX
9 20 (5.39%) .NET Framework
9 20 (5.39%) jQuery
10 11 (2.96%) Silverlight
11 9 (2.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (2.16%) HTML5
12 8 (2.16%) LINQ
12 8 (2.16%) WPF
12 8 (2.16%) WinForms
13 7 (1.89%) XSL
13 7 (1.89%) COM
14 5 (1.35%) XSD
14 5 (1.35%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.43%) N-Tier
3 9 (2.43%) Visualisation
4 6 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (1.35%) Mathematics
5 5 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 3 (0.81%) User Experience
7 3 (0.81%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.81%) Clustering
7 3 (0.81%) Market Risk
8 2 (0.54%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.54%) Hedge funds
8 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.54%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.27%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.27%) Data Conversion
9 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.82%) Windows
2 8 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.54%) UNIX
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (45.55%) CRM
2 131 (35.31%) Business Intelligence
3 59 (15.90%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (14.02%) ETL
5 38 (10.24%) OO
6 25 (6.74%) MVC
7 24 (6.47%) Scrum
8 20 (5.39%) Unit Testing
9 19 (5.12%) TDD
10 18 (4.85%) Data Modelling
11 17 (4.58%) Kimball Methodology
12 15 (4.04%) ERP
13 14 (3.77%) Business Analysis
14 13 (3.50%) Web Development
14 13 (3.50%) OOP
14 13 (3.50%) Workflow
15 12 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (3.23%) Software Engineering
16 10 (2.70%) Migration
16 10 (2.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 168 (45.28%) SQL
2 167 (45.01%) C#
3 74 (19.95%) JavaScript
4 73 (19.68%) T-SQL
5 28 (7.55%) VBA
6 14 (3.77%) X++
6 14 (3.77%) C
7 12 (3.23%) Java
8 10 (2.70%) VB
8 10 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 7 (1.89%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.89%) C++
10 2 (0.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.27%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
11 1 (0.27%) Perl
11 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.27%) XAML
11 1 (0.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 41 (11.05%) Degree
2 34 (9.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.62%) MCTS
4 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) MCSD
5 1 (0.27%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.27%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.85%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) SLA
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.27%) AIFMD
System Software
1 3 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 284 (76.55%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.31%) Oracle
3 11 (2.96%) Cognos
4 9 (2.43%) Business Objects
5 7 (1.89%) Tableau
6 4 (1.08%) SAP
6 4 (1.08%) Citrix
7 3 (0.81%) TARGIT
7 3 (0.81%) Teradata
8 2 (0.54%) Google
8 2 (0.54%) Netezza
8 2 (0.54%) IBM
8 2 (0.54%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.27%) Facebook
9 1 (0.27%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.27%) Thunderhead
9 1 (0.27%) Sybase
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