The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 561 556 544
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 67 97 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 65 77 61
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
Microsoft Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41387 45218 41435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.27% 93.48% 93.50%
Number of salaries quoted 35090 38008 34671
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in London

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in London

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
City of London +11 20 £52,500 +1.94% 3
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

1 106 (78.52%) Microsoft
2 92 (68.15%) SQL Server
3 77 (57.04%) MS Excel
4 74 (54.81%) .NET
5 73 (54.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 70 (51.85%) C#
7 66 (48.89%) SQL
8 57 (42.22%) CRM
9 56 (41.48%) Dynamics CRM
10 52 (38.52%) ASP.NET
11 45 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
12 44 (32.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 44 (32.59%) JavaScript
13 43 (31.85%) HTML
14 42 (31.11%) SharePoint
15 40 (29.63%) WCF
16 39 (28.89%) .NET Framework
16 39 (28.89%) MVC
17 38 (28.15%) SQL Server 2008
18 36 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 36 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (26.67%) Visual Studio
19 34 (25.19%) Data Warehouse
20 32 (23.70%) CSS
21 31 (22.96%) Microsoft Azure
22 30 (22.22%) Windows
22 30 (22.22%) Retail
23 28 (20.74%) T-SQL
23 28 (20.74%) Visual Studio Team System
24 27 (20.00%) MS Office

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 42 (31.11%) SharePoint
2 24 (17.78%) IIS
2 24 (17.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 23 (17.04%) BizTalk Server
3 23 (17.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 77 (57.04%) MS Excel
2 27 (20.00%) MS Office
3 18 (13.33%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.74%) SPSS
4 1 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (41.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (5.93%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (68.15%) SQL Server
2 73 (54.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (32.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 38 (28.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 36 (26.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 34 (25.19%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (14.81%) OLAP
8 15 (11.11%) Relational Database
9 14 (10.37%) Microsoft Power View
10 13 (9.63%) RDBMS
10 13 (9.63%) PerformancePoint
11 11 (8.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (6.67%) MS Access
13 7 (5.19%) Big Data
14 5 (3.70%) SSDT
15 4 (2.96%) SQL Server 2005
16 3 (2.22%) QlikView
17 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2000
18 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
18 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 36 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 28 (20.74%) Visual Studio Team System
3 12 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (3.70%) MSBuild
5 5 (3.70%) NUnit
5 5 (3.70%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.48%) MorphX
7 1 (0.74%) JIRA
7 1 (0.74%) MSTest
General
1 30 (22.22%) Retail
2 20 (14.81%) Finance
3 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.70%) Marketing
4 4 (2.96%) Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Billing
6 2 (1.48%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.48%) Online Betting
6 2 (1.48%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (54.81%) .NET
2 52 (38.52%) ASP.NET
3 43 (31.85%) HTML
4 40 (29.63%) WCF
5 39 (28.89%) .NET Framework
6 32 (23.70%) CSS
7 25 (18.52%) Entity Framework
8 23 (17.04%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 10 (7.41%) jQuery
9 10 (7.41%) XML
10 8 (5.93%) MDX
11 7 (5.19%) Web Services
12 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (2.96%) AngularJS
14 3 (2.22%) HTML5
14 3 (2.22%) ASP.NET 2.0
15 2 (1.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 2 (1.48%) LINQ
16 1 (0.74%) CSS3
16 1 (0.74%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.44%) Data Structures
2 4 (2.96%) Data Integration
2 4 (2.96%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.48%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.48%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.74%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.74%) Statistics
4 1 (0.74%) Xbox
4 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.48%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Vista
3 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (42.22%) CRM
2 45 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (28.89%) MVC
4 36 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (17.78%) ETL
6 19 (14.07%) Kimball Methodology
7 14 (10.37%) Scrum
8 13 (9.63%) OO
9 11 (8.15%) RUP
10 9 (6.67%) E-Commerce
10 9 (6.67%) TDD
11 8 (5.93%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.93%) Test Scripting
11 8 (5.93%) Data Modelling
12 7 (5.19%) Analytics
13 6 (4.44%) User Stories
13 6 (4.44%) Dimensional Modelling
13 6 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.70%) SOA
14 5 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 70 (51.85%) C#
2 66 (48.89%) SQL
3 44 (32.59%) JavaScript
4 28 (20.74%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.44%) C
5 6 (4.44%) VBA
6 4 (2.96%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (2.96%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.22%) X++
8 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.74%) Java
9 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (11.85%) SC Cleared
1 16 (11.85%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 15 (11.11%) Degree
3 12 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.93%) MCTS
5 7 (5.19%) MCPD
5 7 (5.19%) MCAD
5 7 (5.19%) MCSD
6 1 (0.74%) MCSE
6 1 (0.74%) MCSA
6 1 (0.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.74%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 106 (78.52%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.30%) Hitachi
3 12 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.70%) Yahoo!
4 5 (3.70%) Cisco
5 3 (2.22%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.48%) Oracle
7 1 (0.74%) Google
7 1 (0.74%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.74%) Tableau
7 1 (0.74%) Cloudera
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