The first table below looks at the demand for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 52 64 66
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.91% 0.68% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.94% 0.70% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £33,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
412 571 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.33% 96.78% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 350 538 556
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Microsoft Developer
East of England

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Bury St Edmunds - 5 £50,000 -
Ipswich +13 1 £45,000 +91.48%
Microsoft Developer
East of England

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) Web Services
3 15 (75.00%) .NET
4 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 11 (55.00%) CRM
5 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (50.00%) XML
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (45.00%) N-Tier
7 9 (45.00%) SOA
7 9 (45.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (40.00%) WCF
9 7 (35.00%) Degree
9 7 (35.00%) MS Project
9 7 (35.00%) SOAP
10 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (30.00%) Migration
10 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
10 6 (30.00%) TDD
11 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
11 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
12 4 (20.00%) Workflow
12 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 4 (20.00%) WinForms

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Project
2 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) Web Services
2 15 (75.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 11 (55.00%) .NET Framework
5 10 (50.00%) XML
6 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (40.00%) WCF
8 7 (35.00%) SOAP
9 4 (20.00%) WinForms
10 3 (15.00%) Reactive Extensions
10 3 (15.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 2 (10.00%) Silverlight
11 2 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) CRM
2 9 (45.00%) SOA
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 6 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
5 5 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (20.00%) Workflow
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.00%) MVVM
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 2 (10.00%) Service Management
9 1 (5.00%) Planning Poker
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.00%) MCP
3 3 (15.00%) MCSD
3 3 (15.00%) MCTS
3 3 (15.00%) MCITP
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint