The first table below looks at the demand for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 24 April 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 currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 655 587 633
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 254 314 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.28% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 185 241 269
Average salary £48,000 £44,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112468 104615 118208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.70% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 91225 86993 101313
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 within the UK.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -68 235 £48,000 +9.09% 11
London -57 97 £50,000 +9.89% 6
East of England -9 37 £47,500 +35.71% 2
South East -15 32 £47,500 +5.55% 1
North West +6 27 £46,250 +6.93%
Cambridgeshire +32 22 £43,500 -13.00% 2
City of London -24 21 £50,000 - 2
South West -19 18 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Manchester -1 15 £40,000 -9.09%
Surrey +21 13 £47,500 -13.63%
Cambridge +17 12 £50,000 - 2
Yorkshire -41 12 £38,000 -5.00%
Suffolk +10 11 £45,000 -5.26%
Buckinghamshire -2 10 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Huntingdon - 10 £39,500 -
Bristol -13 9 - - 1
Scotland -24 8 £45,000 -
Staines - 8 £49,750 -
West Yorkshire -23 7 £37,750 +14.39%
West Midlands +1 6 £32,500 -34.34% 1
Ipswich - 6 £45,000 -
North East -2 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Bath -4 5 £33,000 -17.50%
Somerset -12 5 £33,000 -17.50%
Tyne and Wear - 5 £40,000 -
Cardiff +11 4 - -
Birmingham +4 4 £31,250 -34.21%
South Wales -1 4 - -
Hertfordshire -2 4 £55,000 +57.14%
Wales -5 4 - -

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 347 (80.14%) Microsoft
2 274 (63.28%) .NET
3 265 (61.20%) SQL Server
4 250 (57.74%) C#
5 246 (56.81%) SQL
6 234 (54.04%) MS Excel
7 155 (35.80%) CRM
8 148 (34.18%) Dynamics CRM
9 147 (33.95%) ASP.NET
10 125 (28.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 115 (26.56%) SharePoint
12 110 (25.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 105 (24.25%) Business Intelligence
14 95 (21.94%) T-SQL
15 88 (20.32%) SQL Server 2008
16 84 (19.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 82 (18.94%) Data Warehouse
18 79 (18.24%) HTML
18 79 (18.24%) JavaScript
19 78 (18.01%) XML
20 74 (17.09%) ETL
21 60 (13.86%) TDD
22 58 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
23 53 (12.24%) VB.NET
24 52 (12.01%) Finance
25 48 (11.09%) Degree
26 47 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
27 46 (10.62%) CSS
28 43 (9.93%) OLAP
29 41 (9.47%) Dynamics NAV

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 115 (26.56%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (3.70%) IIS
4 12 (2.77%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (2.54%) CMS
6 10 (2.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.92%) Node.js
7 4 (0.92%) ColdFusion
8 3 (0.69%) SAS
8 3 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.46%) Apache
10 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 234 (54.04%) MS Excel
2 35 (8.08%) MS Office
3 13 (3.00%) PowerPivot
4 7 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.39%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) GenStat
6 1 (0.23%) Stata
6 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 148 (34.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (9.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 37 (8.55%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.23%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.92%) Trello
2 4 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.16%) Internet
2 2 (0.46%) SAN
3 1 (0.23%) HTTP
3 1 (0.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 265 (61.20%) SQL Server
2 125 (28.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 110 (25.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 88 (20.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 84 (19.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 82 (18.94%) Data Warehouse
7 43 (9.93%) OLAP
8 40 (9.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 39 (9.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 24 (5.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 23 (5.31%) Oracle OLAP
12 18 (4.16%) MS Access
13 16 (3.70%) Relational Database
14 10 (2.31%) DTS
15 8 (1.85%) BusinessObjects XI
15 8 (1.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
15 8 (1.85%) Sybase ASE
16 7 (1.62%) Star Schema
17 5 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
17 5 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 47 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 34 (7.85%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.62%) NUnit
4 6 (1.39%) Git (software)
5 5 (1.15%) MorphX
6 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.46%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.46%) Hudson
7 2 (0.46%) Subversion
7 2 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.23%) Toad
8 1 (0.23%) ERwin
8 1 (0.23%) Selenium
8 1 (0.23%) JIRA
8 1 (0.23%) MSBuild
General
1 52 (12.01%) Finance
2 28 (6.47%) Advertising
3 22 (5.08%) Marketing
4 19 (4.39%) Banking
5 17 (3.93%) Retail
6 9 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.15%) Games
7 5 (1.15%) Automotive
8 3 (0.69%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.46%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Front Office
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Law
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 274 (63.28%) .NET
2 147 (33.95%) ASP.NET
3 79 (18.24%) HTML
4 78 (18.01%) XML
5 46 (10.62%) CSS
6 40 (9.24%) jQuery
7 38 (8.78%) Web Services
8 36 (8.31%) .NET Framework
9 30 (6.93%) MDX
10 28 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 25 (5.77%) WCF
12 21 (4.85%) Silverlight
13 18 (4.16%) WinForms
13 18 (4.16%) WPF
14 15 (3.46%) Ajax
15 14 (3.23%) XHTML
16 12 (2.77%) HTML5
16 12 (2.77%) XSLT
17 11 (2.54%) SOAP
18 8 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.85%) Computer Science
2 10 (2.31%) N-Tier
2 10 (2.31%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.08%) Open Source
4 8 (1.85%) Credit Risk
5 5 (1.15%) Replication
5 5 (1.15%) Clustering
6 4 (0.92%) Data Conversion
6 4 (0.92%) CMDB
6 4 (0.92%) Mathematics
6 4 (0.92%) Blog
7 3 (0.69%) GIS
7 3 (0.69%) IPTV
7 3 (0.69%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.69%) Xbox
7 3 (0.69%) Kinect
8 2 (0.46%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.46%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.46%) SCORM
8 2 (0.46%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.24%) Windows
2 11 (2.54%) Linux
3 10 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.69%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.69%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.46%) Android
7 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.23%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (35.80%) CRM
2 105 (24.25%) Business Intelligence
3 74 (17.09%) ETL
4 60 (13.86%) TDD
5 58 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (5.77%) Scrum
7 23 (5.31%) Dimensional Modelling
8 20 (4.62%) ERP
8 20 (4.62%) Workflow
9 19 (4.39%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (4.39%) Data Modelling
9 19 (4.39%) Software Engineering
10 18 (4.16%) MVC
11 16 (3.70%) SOA
12 15 (3.46%) Kimball Methodology
12 15 (3.46%) Software Architecture
12 15 (3.46%) Migration
13 13 (3.00%) OO
13 13 (3.00%) Unit Testing
14 12 (2.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 250 (57.74%) C#
2 246 (56.81%) SQL
3 95 (21.94%) T-SQL
4 79 (18.24%) JavaScript
5 53 (12.24%) VB.NET
6 23 (5.31%) VBA
7 21 (4.85%) VB
8 19 (4.39%) C
9 7 (1.62%) Java
10 6 (1.39%) X++
11 5 (1.15%) VB6
12 4 (0.92%) XPath
12 4 (0.92%) PHP
13 3 (0.69%) XAML
14 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.46%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.46%) Perl
15 1 (0.23%) XQuery
15 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.23%) C++
Qualifications
1 48 (11.09%) Degree
2 27 (6.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.62%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.15%) MCSD
4 5 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.92%) MCTS
6 3 (0.69%) MCSE
6 3 (0.69%) MCP
6 3 (0.69%) MCITP
6 3 (0.69%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.46%) BC Cleared
7 2 (0.46%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.85%) QA
2 4 (0.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 347 (80.14%) Microsoft
2 36 (8.31%) Oracle
3 21 (4.85%) Business Objects
4 10 (2.31%) Teradata
4 10 (2.31%) Cognos
5 9 (2.08%) SAP
6 8 (1.85%) Sybase
7 6 (1.39%) Tableau
7 6 (1.39%) Adobe
8 2 (0.46%) Lattice Semiconductor
8 2 (0.46%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.46%) ESRI
9 1 (0.23%) Apple
9 1 (0.23%) Sitecore
London
Conspicuous
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + £3k Travel Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + £3k Travel Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Essex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, on site gym, free lunch!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Uxbridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, healthcare, SP 2013 certs!
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + 15% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Esum
Salary: Unspecified £Excellent + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £39000 - £54000 per annum + New Technologies!
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + 20 days holidays, pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Training
Posted: 8 days ago
Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + AX 2012 Project!
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + laptop, phone, certs
Posted: 9 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum + pension, laptop, phone
Posted: 13 days ago