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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 197 172 185
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 5 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 10
Average salary £31,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% -2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
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
4010 3563 4217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.53% 94.86% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3103 3801
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
3 11 (61.11%) .NET
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (44.44%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (44.44%) X++
5 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
5 7 (38.89%) ERP
6 5 (27.78%) OO
6 5 (27.78%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
7 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
7 4 (22.22%) C
7 4 (22.22%) C++
7 4 (22.22%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) C#
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (11.11%) CRM
9 2 (11.11%) EDMS
9 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 2 (11.11%) MVC
9 2 (11.11%) Finance
9 2 (11.11%) Retail
9 2 (11.11%) Document Management
9 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (27.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) EDMS
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) .NET
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ERP
2 5 (27.78%) OO
3 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.11%) CRM
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) Document Management
4 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) X++
2 4 (22.22%) C
2 4 (22.22%) C++
2 4 (22.22%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care,training
Posted: 14 days ago