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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 642 677 684
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 231 176 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 201 158 176
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
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
100571 93749 105909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.25% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 82215 78642 91158
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +35 101 £55,000 +10.00% 26
South East -32 29 £46,000 +11.51% 8
East of England -33 24 £43,250 +1.76% 7
West Midlands +3 19 £41,500 -20.95% 5
North West -7 19 £47,500 +26.66%
Yorkshire -28 14 £37,500 +7.14% 8
East Midlands -8 12 £41,500 +10.66% 2
South West -17 12 £60,000 +81.81% 7
North East -9 1 £32,000 -24.70% 1
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 352 (70.54%) Microsoft
2 294 (58.92%) .NET
3 263 (52.71%) SQL Server
4 245 (49.10%) CRM
5 242 (48.50%) MS Excel
5 242 (48.50%) SQL
6 241 (48.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 218 (43.69%) C#
8 157 (31.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 116 (23.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 115 (23.05%) Business Intelligence
11 114 (22.85%) ASP.NET
11 114 (22.85%) SharePoint
12 101 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
13 92 (18.44%) JavaScript
14 87 (17.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 80 (16.03%) SQL Server 2008
16 73 (14.63%) ETL
17 63 (12.63%) T-SQL
18 62 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
19 61 (12.22%) XML
20 59 (11.82%) Degree
21 56 (11.22%) WCF
21 56 (11.22%) HTML
22 54 (10.82%) Web Services
23 52 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
24 50 (10.02%) TDD
24 50 (10.02%) Dynamics NAV
25 49 (9.82%) Finance
25 49 (9.82%) Advertising

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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
1 114 (22.85%) SharePoint
2 35 (7.01%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (4.21%) IIS
4 9 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.40%) CMS
7 1 (0.20%) Node.js
7 1 (0.20%) Lync
7 1 (0.20%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 242 (48.50%) MS Excel
2 30 (6.01%) MS Office
3 7 (1.40%) PowerPivot
3 7 (1.40%) MS Project
4 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 241 (48.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (10.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 31 (6.21%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.00%) PaaS
3 2 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.20%) Office 365
4 1 (0.20%) Trello
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.40%) NAS
2 1 (0.20%) Intranet
2 1 (0.20%) Internet
2 1 (0.20%) Extranet
2 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (52.71%) SQL Server
2 157 (31.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 116 (23.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (17.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 80 (16.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 62 (12.42%) Data Warehouse
7 40 (8.02%) OLAP
8 32 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 25 (5.01%) SQL Server 2012
9 25 (5.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 19 (3.81%) MS Access
11 17 (3.41%) Oracle OLAP
12 15 (3.01%) DTS
13 14 (2.81%) BusinessObjects XI
13 14 (2.81%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 14 (2.81%) Sybase ASE
14 11 (2.20%) Big Data
15 7 (1.40%) Relational Database
16 6 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
16 6 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 52 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (8.22%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (1.00%) NUnit
3 5 (1.00%) JIRA
4 4 (0.80%) MorphX
4 4 (0.80%) Subversion
5 3 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.40%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.40%) MSTest
7 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) ERwin
7 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
General
1 49 (9.82%) Finance
1 49 (9.82%) Advertising
2 25 (5.01%) Banking
3 18 (3.61%) Retail
4 17 (3.41%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.40%) Marketing
6 6 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.60%) Legal
7 3 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.60%) Front Office
8 1 (0.20%) Billing
8 1 (0.20%) Games
8 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.20%) Automotive
8 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 294 (58.92%) .NET
2 114 (22.85%) ASP.NET
3 61 (12.22%) XML
4 56 (11.22%) WCF
4 56 (11.22%) HTML
5 54 (10.82%) Web Services
6 33 (6.61%) CSS
6 33 (6.61%) jQuery
7 32 (6.41%) MDX
7 32 (6.41%) .NET Framework
8 24 (4.81%) Silverlight
9 17 (3.41%) WPF
10 15 (3.01%) WinForms
11 14 (2.81%) SOAP
12 12 (2.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 12 (2.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (2.20%) HTML5
14 7 (1.40%) Reactive Extensions
14 7 (1.40%) Managed Extensibility Framework
15 6 (1.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 29 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.81%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.01%) Credit Risk
3 15 (3.01%) N-Tier
4 13 (2.61%) Visualisation
5 8 (1.60%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.20%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.80%) Clustering
7 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.60%) User Experience
8 3 (0.60%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.40%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.40%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.40%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.20%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.20%) iPhone
10 1 (0.20%) Open Source
10 1 (0.20%) Economics
10 1 (0.20%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.20%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.22%) Windows
2 9 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.40%) UNIX
4 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.20%) Android
5 1 (0.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (49.10%) CRM
2 115 (23.05%) Business Intelligence
3 101 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (14.63%) ETL
5 50 (10.02%) TDD
6 36 (7.21%) OO
7 34 (6.81%) MVC
8 33 (6.61%) Scrum
9 29 (5.81%) Software Architecture
10 27 (5.41%) Data Modelling
11 26 (5.21%) Kimball Methodology
12 24 (4.81%) Software Engineering
12 24 (4.81%) Unit Testing
13 23 (4.61%) ERP
13 23 (4.61%) Workflow
14 19 (3.81%) Migration
15 17 (3.41%) Web Development
15 17 (3.41%) Data Migration
16 15 (3.01%) SOA
17 14 (2.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 242 (48.50%) SQL
2 218 (43.69%) C#
3 92 (18.44%) JavaScript
4 63 (12.63%) T-SQL
5 22 (4.41%) C
6 20 (4.01%) VBA
7 17 (3.41%) X++
8 14 (2.81%) VB.NET
9 9 (1.80%) VB
10 7 (1.40%) Java
11 6 (1.20%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.80%) C++
13 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 1 (0.20%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
14 1 (0.20%) XAML
14 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.20%) VBScript
14 1 (0.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 59 (11.82%) Degree
2 39 (7.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.61%) MCTS
4 8 (1.60%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.60%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.40%) MCITP
6 5 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.80%) MCSD
8 3 (0.60%) MCP
9 1 (0.20%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.81%) QA
2 7 (1.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) AIFMD
System Software
1 3 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 352 (70.54%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.81%) Oracle
3 23 (4.61%) Business Objects
4 14 (2.81%) Sybase
5 8 (1.60%) SAP
6 7 (1.40%) Cloudera
6 7 (1.40%) CheckPoint
7 4 (0.80%) Teradata
7 4 (0.80%) Tableau
8 3 (0.60%) TARGIT
8 3 (0.60%) Citrix
8 3 (0.60%) Cognos
9 2 (0.40%) IBM
9 2 (0.40%) Netezza
10 1 (0.20%) Facebook
10 1 (0.20%) Google
10 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.20%) Siebel
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + company car, pension, bonuses
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 60k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits, Training and Career plan
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits (Negotiable)
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Health and training
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
iKonnect
Salary: £30 - £45 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + annual bonus, gain certs
Posted: 6 days ago
Addlestone, Surrey
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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