The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Microsoft Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Developer
England / North West
Rank 234 228 248
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 14 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 9
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +20.68%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5668 5354 6645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.59% 96.07% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4786 4496 5675
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,468 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title.

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 11 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Cheshire +10 1 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Lancashire -8 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 £22,500 - 1
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Microsoft Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 24 (72.73%) .NET
3 20 (60.61%) C#
4 18 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 17 (51.52%) CRM
5 17 (51.52%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
7 14 (42.42%) SQL
8 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
9 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
11 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (18.18%) Workflow
12 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
12 6 (18.18%) jQuery
12 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (15.15%) MS Office
13 5 (15.15%) CSS
13 5 (15.15%) Web Services
13 5 (15.15%) HTML
13 5 (15.15%) Scrum
13 5 (15.15%) Migration
14 4 (12.12%) Advertising
14 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
14 4 (12.12%) Finance
14 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
14 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (12.12%) Data Migration

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) Apache
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) DNN
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (15.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (51.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) MS Access
4 1 (3.03%) Power BI
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.12%) Advertising
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 6 (18.18%) jQuery
5 5 (15.15%) CSS
5 5 (15.15%) HTML
5 5 (15.15%) Web Services
6 4 (12.12%) HTML5
7 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (6.06%) XML
9 1 (3.03%) CSS3
9 1 (3.03%) DirectX
9 1 (3.03%) MFC
9 1 (3.03%) Node.js
9 1 (3.03%) OpenGL
9 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) CRM
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Workflow
4 5 (15.15%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
5 4 (12.12%) Data Transformation
5 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
5 4 (12.12%) SDLC
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) Workflow Development
6 3 (9.09%) Data Management
6 3 (9.09%) ETL
7 2 (6.06%) Case Management
7 2 (6.06%) Coaching
7 2 (6.06%) Document Management
7 2 (6.06%) MVC
7 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Web Development
8 1 (3.03%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) C
5 2 (6.06%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) VB
6 1 (3.03%) VC++
6 1 (3.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Ektron
2 1 (3.03%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.03%) Sitecore
2 1 (3.03%) Tableau
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