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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 181 174 182
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 14 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.34% 0.11% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.11% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 2
Average salary £46,250 £38,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.71% +29.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,800 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,800 £31,850
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
3949 3512 3690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.36% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3349 3034 3278
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 21 October 2014.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
4 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (34.78%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (34.78%) X++
5 8 (34.78%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (30.43%) ERP
6 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) C
7 5 (21.74%) OO
8 4 (17.39%) C++
8 4 (17.39%) Java
8 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
8 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (17.39%) Advertising
8 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) Retail
9 3 (13.04%) C#
10 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
10 2 (8.70%) EDMS
10 2 (8.70%) CRM
10 2 (8.70%) Document Management
10 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
10 2 (8.70%) MVC
10 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Dynamics NAV
1 8 (34.78%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) EDMS
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (17.39%) Advertising
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) ERP
2 5 (21.74%) OO
3 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Document Management
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Software Architecture
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) X++
2 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) C
3 4 (17.39%) C++
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 3 (13.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
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