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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 165 - 150
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 9 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% - 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 9
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Microsoft Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3557 3338 2758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.77% 96.33% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2875 2616 2281
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (54.55%) CRM
4 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
5 5 (45.45%) User Stories
5 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
6 4 (36.36%) Subversion
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (90.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (36.36%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) WinForms
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) CRM
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Test Scripting
3 5 (45.45%) User Stories
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cognizant