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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 631 670 683
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 245 181 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 215 159 170
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.19%
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
101207 93640 105041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.39% 94.21% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82615 78406 90395
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +34 96 £52,500 +5.00% 22
South East -35 30 £46,000 +15.00% 14
West Midlands +11 27 £41,500 -20.95% 7
East of England -14 27 £47,500 +21.01% 7
North West -14 22 £46,250 +5.11% 4
Yorkshire -22 16 £37,500 - 3
East Midlands -1 14 £42,500 +1.19% 1
South West -19 11 £60,000 +100.00% 4
North East -12 2 £32,250 -24.11% 1
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 369 (71.51%) Microsoft
2 301 (58.33%) .NET
3 276 (53.49%) SQL Server
4 264 (51.16%) MS Excel
5 252 (48.84%) SQL
6 249 (48.26%) CRM
7 244 (47.29%) Dynamics CRM
8 228 (44.19%) C#
9 158 (30.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 130 (25.19%) SharePoint
11 118 (22.87%) ASP.NET
12 117 (22.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 112 (21.71%) Business Intelligence
14 97 (18.80%) JavaScript
15 87 (16.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 84 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
17 73 (14.15%) ETL
18 69 (13.37%) XML
19 65 (12.60%) T-SQL
20 63 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
21 62 (12.02%) HTML
22 60 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
23 57 (11.05%) Dynamics NAV
24 56 (10.85%) TDD
24 56 (10.85%) Degree
25 53 (10.27%) WCF
26 52 (10.08%) Team Foundation Server
27 51 (9.88%) Web Services
28 48 (9.30%) Advertising
29 45 (8.72%) Finance

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 130 (25.19%) SharePoint
2 36 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
3 22 (4.26%) IIS
4 14 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.58%) Node.js
6 3 (0.58%) CMS
6 3 (0.58%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.19%) Lync
7 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 264 (51.16%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.98%) MS Office
3 11 (2.13%) PowerPivot
4 7 (1.36%) MS Project
5 4 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 244 (47.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (11.05%) Dynamics NAV
3 33 (6.40%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.97%) PaaS
3 3 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.58%) Trello
4 1 (0.19%) Office 365
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.39%) NAS
2 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.19%) Intranet
2 1 (0.19%) Internet
2 1 (0.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 158 (30.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 117 (22.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 87 (16.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 84 (16.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 63 (12.21%) Data Warehouse
7 44 (8.53%) OLAP
8 33 (6.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (5.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 24 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (4.46%) Oracle OLAP
12 19 (3.68%) MS Access
13 18 (3.49%) DTS
14 17 (3.29%) Sybase ASE
14 17 (3.29%) BusinessObjects XI
14 17 (3.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 12 (2.33%) Big Data
16 8 (1.55%) Relational Database
17 6 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
17 6 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 52 (10.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (7.95%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.16%) JIRA
4 5 (0.97%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 5 (0.97%) NUnit
5 4 (0.78%) Subversion
5 4 (0.78%) MorphX
6 2 (0.39%) FitNesse
6 2 (0.39%) MSTest
7 1 (0.19%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.19%) Hudson
7 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.19%) Selenium
7 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.19%) Toad
7 1 (0.19%) ERwin
General
1 48 (9.30%) Advertising
2 45 (8.72%) Finance
3 26 (5.04%) Banking
4 21 (4.07%) Retail
5 20 (3.88%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.71%) Marketing
7 6 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.58%) Front Office
9 2 (0.39%) Legal
9 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.19%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.19%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (58.33%) .NET
2 118 (22.87%) ASP.NET
3 69 (13.37%) XML
4 62 (12.02%) HTML
5 53 (10.27%) WCF
6 51 (9.88%) Web Services
7 37 (7.17%) CSS
8 35 (6.78%) .NET Framework
9 33 (6.40%) jQuery
10 30 (5.81%) MDX
11 26 (5.04%) Silverlight
12 18 (3.49%) WPF
13 14 (2.71%) WinForms
13 14 (2.71%) SOAP
13 14 (2.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (2.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (2.13%) HTML5
15 7 (1.36%) Reactive Extensions
15 7 (1.36%) Managed Extensibility Framework
16 6 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 20 (3.88%) Computer Science
2 18 (3.49%) Credit Risk
3 16 (3.10%) N-Tier
4 12 (2.33%) Visualisation
5 9 (1.74%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.36%) Mathematics
7 4 (0.78%) Clustering
7 4 (0.78%) Data Conversion
7 4 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.58%) Open Source
8 3 (0.58%) Blog
9 2 (0.39%) Replication
9 2 (0.39%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.39%) CMDB
9 2 (0.39%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.39%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.19%) iPhone
10 1 (0.19%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.19%) Derivative
10 1 (0.19%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 40 (7.75%) Windows
2 9 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.78%) Linux
5 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.39%) UNIX
6 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.19%) Android
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (48.26%) CRM
2 112 (21.71%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (14.15%) ETL
4 60 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (10.85%) TDD
6 35 (6.78%) MVC
6 35 (6.78%) OO
6 35 (6.78%) Scrum
7 32 (6.20%) Software Architecture
8 28 (5.43%) Data Modelling
8 28 (5.43%) Workflow
9 25 (4.84%) ERP
10 24 (4.65%) Unit Testing
10 24 (4.65%) Kimball Methodology
11 23 (4.46%) Software Engineering
12 20 (3.88%) Web Development
13 18 (3.49%) Migration
14 16 (3.10%) SOA
14 16 (3.10%) Data Migration
15 14 (2.71%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 252 (48.84%) SQL
2 228 (44.19%) C#
3 97 (18.80%) JavaScript
4 65 (12.60%) T-SQL
5 25 (4.84%) C
6 20 (3.88%) VB.NET
6 20 (3.88%) VBA
7 17 (3.29%) X++
8 9 (1.74%) VB
9 6 (1.16%) Java
10 5 (0.97%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.78%) C++
12 2 (0.39%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.19%) VBScript
13 1 (0.19%) Perl
13 1 (0.19%) XAML
13 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 56 (10.85%) Degree
2 39 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.52%) MCTS
4 8 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.55%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.36%) MCITP
6 5 (0.97%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.78%) MCSD
8 3 (0.58%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.52%) QA
2 7 (1.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) AIFMD
System Software
1 3 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (0.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 369 (71.51%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.98%) Oracle
3 25 (4.84%) Business Objects
4 17 (3.29%) Sybase
5 8 (1.55%) SAP
6 7 (1.36%) Cloudera
6 7 (1.36%) Teradata
6 7 (1.36%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.16%) Cognos
8 3 (0.58%) Tableau
8 3 (0.58%) TARGIT
8 3 (0.58%) Citrix
9 2 (0.39%) IBM
9 2 (0.39%) Netezza
10 1 (0.19%) Facebook
10 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.19%) Google
10 1 (0.19%) Siebel
10 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
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