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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 182 175 179
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 1 4 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.11% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 9
Average salary £27,500 £36,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.65% -17.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -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
3719 3562 4180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.89% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3219 3110 3712
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 28 January 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
Salford - 1 £27,500 -
Microsoft Developer
North West

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) .NET
4 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (58.33%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (58.33%) X++
5 6 (50.00%) ERP
6 5 (41.67%) OO
7 4 (33.33%) Java
7 4 (33.33%) C++
7 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (16.67%) C
10 1 (8.33%) C#
10 1 (8.33%) HTML
10 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
10 1 (8.33%) SQL
10 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 1 (8.33%) CRM
10 1 (8.33%) EDMS
10 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
10 1 (8.33%) Retail
10 1 (8.33%) Document Management
10 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) EDMS
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ERP
2 5 (41.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Document Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) X++
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care,training
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits (Depend
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 14 days ago