The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 176 173 181
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 13 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.13% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.14% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 2
Average salary £47,500 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.68% -18.82%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Microsoft Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3855 3527 3669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.30% 94.15% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3211 3074 3224
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 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
Salford - 1 £51,000 -
Microsoft Developer
North West

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 7 (28.00%) C
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Advertising
6 6 (24.00%) CRM
6 6 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (16.00%) Software Architecture
7 4 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (16.00%) X++
7 4 (16.00%) C#
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (16.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) Retail
8 3 (12.00%) ERP
8 3 (12.00%) Finance
8 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.00%) EDMS

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (24.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (16.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.00%) EDMS
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) OLAP
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.00%) QlikView
General
1 7 (28.00%) Advertising
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) CRM
2 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
2 4 (16.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (16.00%) Scrum
2 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) ERP
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.00%) Document Management
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) ETL
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) X++
2 4 (16.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau