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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 223 207 198
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 15 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.24% 0.079% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.083% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 21
Average salary £60,000 £30,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.72% -28.23%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
5915 4834 5506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.11% 95.01% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 4184 4878
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 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
Bristol +5 12 £60,000 +71.42% 2
Somerset - 2 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £47,500 - 2
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 20 (57.14%) CRM
3 20 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (45.71%) SQL
6 11 (31.43%) .NET
7 9 (25.71%) C#
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
8 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
9 7 (20.00%) VBA
9 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (20.00%) ETL
9 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (20.00%) MS Access
9 7 (20.00%) TDD
9 7 (20.00%) WPF
9 7 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (17.14%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (14.29%) MS Office
11 5 (14.29%) Oracle
11 5 (14.29%) Banking
11 5 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
11 5 (14.29%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (17.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (57.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.00%) MS Access
2 7 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.57%) Big Data
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MorphX
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (20.00%) WPF
3 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 4 (11.43%) Silverlight
5 3 (8.57%) jQuery
5 3 (8.57%) HTML
5 3 (8.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) CRM
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (20.00%) ETL
4 7 (20.00%) TDD
4 7 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) Time Management
6 3 (8.57%) Web Application Development
6 3 (8.57%) DNA
6 3 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.86%) ERP
7 1 (2.86%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) T-SQL
4 7 (20.00%) VBA
4 7 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) X++
6 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Google
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