The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 234 216 194
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 10 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.17% 0.32% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 17
Average salary £38,500 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.83% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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 South 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5773 5928 5043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.87% 95.83% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4841 4886 4459
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
Wiltshire - 4 £35,750 - 1
Bristol -15 3 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Dorset - 3 £37,000 -
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) SQL
4 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (56.25%) ETL
6 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (37.50%) .NET
8 6 (37.50%) OLAP
9 5 (31.25%) SAP
9 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
10 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
10 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
10 4 (25.00%) MDX
10 4 (25.00%) Finance
10 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (18.75%) QlikView
11 3 (18.75%) Marketing
11 3 (18.75%) Google
11 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 3 (18.75%) C#
11 3 (18.75%) HTML
11 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (18.75%) jQuery
11 3 (18.75%) Tableau
12 2 (12.50%) HTML5

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) DNN
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (56.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) OLAP
6 4 (25.00%) SAP BW
7 3 (18.75%) QlikView
7 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (12.50%) MySQL
9 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (6.25%) MS Access
9 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 1 (6.25%) Big Data
9 1 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) MDX
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (56.25%) ETL
3 5 (31.25%) Data Modelling
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Data Management
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Information Security
7 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (6.25%) Kimball Methodology
7 1 (6.25%) Data Transformation
7 1 (6.25%) Quantitative Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
5 1 (6.25%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) SAP
3 3 (18.75%) Google
3 3 (18.75%) Tableau
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects