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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 164 188 184
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.13% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.13% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -24.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,100 £36,850
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £29,000 £39,650
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
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
3100 3817 3632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 96.48% 96.51% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2562 3260 3148
Average salary £40,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (46.67%) CRM
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 5 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (33.33%) MFC
6 5 (33.33%) C++
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) VC++
6 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
7 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
7 4 (26.67%) 3D Programming
7 4 (26.67%) OpenGL
7 4 (26.67%) DirectX
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
7 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (26.67%) HTTP
7 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
7 4 (26.67%) Web Services
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (13.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (13.33%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) tSQLt
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) MFC
2 4 (26.67%) DirectX
2 4 (26.67%) OpenGL
2 4 (26.67%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
5 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.67%) CSS
5 1 (6.67%) CSS3
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 4 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (26.67%) Algorithms
2 4 (26.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) CRM
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) 3D Programming
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Multithreading
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) BDD
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) Kanban
6 1 (6.67%) SOLID
6 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) C++
2 5 (33.33%) VC++
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) PayPal
2 1 (6.67%) Red Gate
2 1 (6.67%) Sage
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