The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 88 - 79
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.45% - 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 4
Average salary £27,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Microsoft Developer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1064 1119 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.94% 95.97% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 958 994 761
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 5 £27,500 - 1
Microsoft Developer
Wales

Microsoft Developer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (66.67%) Data Transformation
3 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
3 6 (66.67%) Business Objects
3 6 (66.67%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (22.22%) CMS
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Advertising
7 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (66.67%) Data Transformation
2 6 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 6 (66.67%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft