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 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 219 249 235
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 31 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.50% 0.15% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.15% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 26
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £37,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%
Microsoft Developer
England

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
5990 6522 7072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 97.24% 96.94% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5028 5421 5709
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +20 20 £40,000 -23.80% 3
Cheshire - 8 £45,000 -
Lancashire +7 2 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 48 (90.57%) Microsoft
2 36 (67.92%) C#
3 33 (62.26%) .NET
4 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
5 29 (54.72%) CRM
5 29 (54.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 26 (49.06%) MS Excel
7 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (37.74%) SQL
9 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
10 14 (26.42%) CSS
10 14 (26.42%) Scrum
11 11 (20.75%) Workflow
12 10 (18.87%) Web Services
12 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
12 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
13 9 (16.98%) T-SQL
14 8 (15.09%) HTML
14 8 (15.09%) Advertising
14 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (15.09%) Web Development
14 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
14 8 (15.09%) SDLC
15 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
15 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC

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 (7.55%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) DNN
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (49.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (54.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (11.32%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.89%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Broadband
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (56.60%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
5 6 (11.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (7.55%) RDBMS
8 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
9 2 (3.77%) Power BI
9 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.89%) Essbase
10 1 (1.89%) MS Access
10 1 (1.89%) OLAP
10 1 (1.89%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.89%) Subversion
General
1 8 (15.09%) Advertising
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
4 3 (5.66%) Automotive
5 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.77%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Games
6 1 (1.89%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (62.26%) .NET
2 14 (26.42%) CSS
3 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET
3 10 (18.87%) Web Services
4 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
5 8 (15.09%) HTML
6 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (7.55%) jQuery
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (5.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.66%) WCF
9 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.77%) HTML5
10 1 (1.89%) CSS3
10 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (1.89%) NHibernate
10 1 (1.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) User Experience
2 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) Social Media
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) CRM
2 23 (43.40%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.42%) Scrum
4 11 (20.75%) Workflow
5 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (15.09%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.09%) SDLC
5 8 (15.09%) Web Development
6 7 (13.21%) ETL
6 7 (13.21%) Integration Testing
6 7 (13.21%) MVC
7 6 (11.32%) Document Management
8 5 (9.43%) Business Development
8 5 (9.43%) Case Management
8 5 (9.43%) Coaching
8 5 (9.43%) Software Delivery
8 5 (9.43%) Web Design
9 4 (7.55%) OO
9 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (67.92%) C#
2 20 (37.74%) SQL
3 19 (35.85%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.43%) C
5 5 (9.43%) VB
6 4 (7.55%) VB6
7 2 (3.77%) C++
8 1 (1.89%) Java
8 1 (1.89%) VBA
8 1 (1.89%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 48 (90.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) Ektron
2 1 (1.89%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.89%) Tableau
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