The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 610 633 686
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 266 197 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 226 165 146
Average salary £47,500 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,600 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103175 95734 105673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.21% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 84966 79988 91183
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Microsoft Developer
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 99 £52,500 +10.52% 25
South East -13 38 £51,000 +20.00% 6
West Midlands +12 36 £41,500 -20.95% 3
East of England -12 23 £47,500 +35.71% 2
North West +2 20 £41,250 -6.25% 13
Yorkshire -19 19 £37,500 -
East Midlands +5 18 £40,000 +29.03% 3
South West -15 11 £60,000 +77.77% 3
North East -6 2 £32,250 -0.76%
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (73.51%) Microsoft
2 300 (59.76%) .NET
3 274 (54.58%) SQL Server
4 269 (53.59%) MS Excel
5 256 (51.00%) SQL
6 236 (47.01%) CRM
7 235 (46.81%) C#
8 231 (46.02%) Dynamics CRM
9 150 (29.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 134 (26.69%) SharePoint
11 121 (24.10%) ASP.NET
12 116 (23.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 106 (21.12%) Business Intelligence
14 95 (18.92%) JavaScript
15 84 (16.73%) SQL Server 2008
16 81 (16.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 74 (14.74%) XML
18 73 (14.54%) T-SQL
19 72 (14.34%) Data Warehouse
19 72 (14.34%) ETL
20 67 (13.35%) HTML
21 58 (11.55%) Dynamics NAV
22 56 (11.16%) TDD
23 55 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
24 51 (10.16%) Degree
24 51 (10.16%) Web Services
25 49 (9.76%) WCF
26 48 (9.56%) OLAP
27 47 (9.36%) Advertising
28 46 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 134 (26.69%) SharePoint
2 33 (6.57%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (3.59%) IIS
4 15 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.80%) Node.js
6 4 (0.80%) ColdFusion
6 4 (0.80%) CMS
7 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.20%) Lync
Applications
1 269 (53.59%) MS Excel
2 40 (7.97%) MS Office
3 15 (2.99%) PowerPivot
4 7 (1.39%) MS Project
5 4 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 231 (46.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (11.55%) Dynamics NAV
3 29 (5.78%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.60%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.80%) Trello
2 4 (0.80%) PaaS
2 4 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.20%) SaaS
3 1 (0.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.60%) Internet
2 2 (0.40%) NAS
3 1 (0.20%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (54.58%) SQL Server
2 150 (29.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 116 (23.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (16.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 81 (16.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 72 (14.34%) Data Warehouse
7 48 (9.56%) OLAP
8 32 (6.37%) SQL Server 2005
9 30 (5.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 26 (5.18%) Oracle OLAP
11 24 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (3.59%) DTS
12 18 (3.59%) MS Access
13 17 (3.39%) Sybase ASE
13 17 (3.39%) BusinessObjects XI
13 17 (3.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 12 (2.39%) Big Data
15 7 (1.39%) Relational Database
16 6 (1.20%) SAP Data Services
16 6 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 46 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (7.17%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.00%) MorphX
4 5 (1.00%) JIRA
4 5 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (0.80%) NUnit
5 4 (0.80%) Subversion
6 2 (0.40%) MSTest
6 2 (0.40%) Hudson
6 2 (0.40%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.20%) Toad
7 1 (0.20%) ERwin
7 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 1 (0.20%) MSBuild
General
1 47 (9.36%) Advertising
2 43 (8.57%) Finance
3 26 (5.18%) Banking
4 23 (4.58%) Retail
5 19 (3.78%) Marketing
5 19 (3.78%) Investment Banking
6 4 (0.80%) Games
7 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.40%) Legal
8 2 (0.40%) Front Office
9 1 (0.20%) Billing
9 1 (0.20%) Back Office
9 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Automotive
9 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 300 (59.76%) .NET
2 121 (24.10%) ASP.NET
3 74 (14.74%) XML
4 67 (13.35%) HTML
5 51 (10.16%) Web Services
6 49 (9.76%) WCF
7 40 (7.97%) CSS
8 36 (7.17%) jQuery
9 33 (6.57%) .NET Framework
10 29 (5.78%) Silverlight
11 27 (5.38%) MDX
12 20 (3.98%) WPF
13 16 (3.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (2.99%) SOAP
14 15 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (2.99%) HTML5
15 13 (2.59%) WinForms
16 7 (1.39%) COM
16 7 (1.39%) Reactive Extensions
16 7 (1.39%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (3.78%) Computer Science
2 17 (3.39%) Credit Risk
3 13 (2.59%) N-Tier
4 12 (2.39%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.19%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.59%) Mathematics
7 6 (1.20%) Open Source
8 4 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (0.80%) Data Conversion
8 4 (0.80%) Replication
8 4 (0.80%) Clustering
8 4 (0.80%) Blog
8 4 (0.80%) CMDB
9 2 (0.40%) Xbox
9 2 (0.40%) Learning Management System
9 2 (0.40%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.40%) Kinect
9 2 (0.40%) IPTV
10 1 (0.20%) Derivative
10 1 (0.20%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.77%) Windows
2 8 (1.59%) Linux
3 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.40%) UNIX
6 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (47.01%) CRM
2 106 (21.12%) Business Intelligence
3 72 (14.34%) ETL
4 56 (11.16%) TDD
5 55 (10.96%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (6.97%) Scrum
7 33 (6.57%) MVC
8 31 (6.18%) Software Architecture
9 28 (5.58%) Data Modelling
10 27 (5.38%) OO
11 26 (5.18%) Workflow
12 24 (4.78%) ERP
13 23 (4.58%) Kimball Methodology
13 23 (4.58%) Unit Testing
14 21 (4.18%) Web Development
14 21 (4.18%) Software Engineering
15 18 (3.59%) Migration
16 16 (3.19%) Data Migration
16 16 (3.19%) SOA
17 14 (2.79%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 256 (51.00%) SQL
2 235 (46.81%) C#
3 95 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 73 (14.54%) T-SQL
5 29 (5.78%) VB.NET
6 28 (5.58%) C
7 19 (3.78%) VBA
8 12 (2.39%) X++
9 9 (1.79%) VB
10 5 (1.00%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.00%) Java
11 4 (0.80%) C++
12 2 (0.40%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.40%) XAML
13 1 (0.20%) VB6
13 1 (0.20%) Perl
13 1 (0.20%) VBScript
13 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (10.16%) Degree
2 32 (6.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.59%) MCTS
4 8 (1.59%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.39%) MCITP
6 5 (1.00%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.80%) MCSD
8 3 (0.60%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.39%) QA
2 7 (1.39%) SLA
3 1 (0.20%) AIFMD
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 369 (73.51%) Microsoft
2 39 (7.77%) Oracle
3 24 (4.78%) Business Objects
4 17 (3.39%) Sybase
5 9 (1.79%) Teradata
6 8 (1.59%) SAP
6 8 (1.59%) Cognos
7 7 (1.39%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.39%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.40%) Tableau
9 1 (0.20%) Netezza
9 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.20%) Google
9 1 (0.20%) Siebel
9 1 (0.20%) Citrix
9 1 (0.20%) IBM
9 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.20%) Facebook
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + bonus, holiday, gym access
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + annual bonus, gain certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + 5% bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 40-60k
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Derbyshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Devon
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + pension, Half day on a Friday!
Posted: 7 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £43000 - £50000 per annum + 7% bonus, pension, holiday incentives
Posted: 7 days ago