The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Microsoft Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 734 774 731
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 179 201 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.18% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 155 178 224
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £39,000 £35,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +7.34%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title.

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 30 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 165 £55,000 +10.00% 39
London +22 60 £57,500 +4.54% 13
South East +17 27 £51,000 +2.00% 4
North West +18 23 £45,000 -14.28% 4
East of England +24 22 £53,750 +11.97% 1
Berkshire +11 14 £51,000 -5.55% 1
Manchester +3 13 £42,500 -19.04% 3
City of London +49 12 £56,250 +7.14% 3
Hertfordshire +19 12 £55,000 +2.32%
West Midlands -13 11 £42,500 -22.72% 8
Watford - 11 £55,000 -
South Wales +13 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Wales +7 8 £37,500 -11.76%
Cheshire - 8 £45,000 -
Yorkshire +28 7 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Surrey +25 7 £55,000 +4.76% 2
South West +3 7 £45,000 -5.26%
Leeds +37 6 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Reading +29 6 £47,500 -13.63% 1
West Yorkshire +23 6 £46,250 +2.77% 2
Birmingham -31 5 £61,500 +36.66% 4
Warrington - 5 £45,000 -
Suffolk -3 4 £30,000 - 1
Newport - 4 £30,000 -
East Midlands +21 3 £50,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire +11 3 £50,000 +4.16%
Slough +9 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Bristol +8 3 £45,000 -5.26%
Stowmarket - 3 £30,000 -
Brentford - 3 £57,500 -

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Microsoft Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 356 (90.59%) Microsoft
2 223 (56.74%) .NET
3 208 (52.93%) SQL Server
4 202 (51.40%) C#
5 182 (46.31%) SQL
6 178 (45.29%) MS Excel
7 151 (38.42%) CRM
7 151 (38.42%) Dynamics CRM
8 133 (33.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 133 (33.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 114 (29.01%) Business Intelligence
10 106 (26.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 105 (26.72%) JavaScript
12 103 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
13 92 (23.41%) T-SQL
14 82 (20.87%) Data Warehouse
15 80 (20.36%) ASP.NET
16 71 (18.07%) SharePoint
17 69 (17.56%) ETL
18 63 (16.03%) Web Services
19 59 (15.01%) Team Foundation Server
20 58 (14.76%) SQL Server 2008
20 58 (14.76%) Data Modelling
21 56 (14.25%) Power BI
22 55 (13.99%) SQL Server 2012
23 54 (13.74%) Finance
24 53 (13.49%) HTML
25 52 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
26 50 (12.72%) Dynamics AX
27 48 (12.21%) Degree

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 71 (18.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.27%) CMS
4 3 (0.76%) IIS
4 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.51%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.51%) Drupal
5 2 (0.51%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) DNN
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 178 (45.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 151 (38.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (12.72%) Dynamics AX
3 28 (7.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 16 (4.07%) SAP BPC
5 4 (1.02%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.25%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.53%) Office 365
3 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) IaaS
3 1 (0.25%) PaaS
3 1 (0.25%) SaaS
3 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.54%) DNS
1 10 (2.54%) Firewall
2 5 (1.27%) Broadband
3 3 (0.76%) Internet
4 2 (0.51%) AMQP
4 2 (0.51%) HTTP
5 1 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (52.93%) SQL Server
2 133 (33.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 133 (33.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 106 (26.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 82 (20.87%) Data Warehouse
5 58 (14.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 56 (14.25%) Power BI
7 55 (13.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (4.58%) MS Access
8 18 (4.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 18 (4.58%) SQL Server 2014
9 17 (4.33%) PowerPivot
9 17 (4.33%) SAP Data Services
10 16 (4.07%) Relational Database
10 16 (4.07%) SAP BW
11 15 (3.82%) Big Data
12 14 (3.56%) OLAP
13 11 (2.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (2.80%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (2.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 59 (15.01%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (7.89%) Visual Studio
3 13 (3.31%) MorphX
4 5 (1.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.51%) JIRA
6 2 (0.51%) Subversion
7 1 (0.25%) TeamCity
General
1 54 (13.74%) Finance
2 31 (7.89%) Advertising
3 27 (6.87%) Retail
4 11 (2.80%) Marketing
5 10 (2.54%) Games
6 6 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.02%) Back Office
7 4 (1.02%) Legal
8 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.51%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (56.74%) .NET
2 80 (20.36%) ASP.NET
3 63 (16.03%) Web Services
4 53 (13.49%) HTML
5 48 (12.21%) CSS
6 41 (10.43%) .NET Framework
7 38 (9.67%) MDX
8 30 (7.63%) jQuery
9 24 (6.11%) SOAP
9 24 (6.11%) XML
10 23 (5.85%) WCF
11 22 (5.60%) REST
12 14 (3.56%) HTML5
13 12 (3.05%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (3.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (2.54%) AngularJS
16 7 (1.78%) CSS3
16 7 (1.78%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (1.78%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 52 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (8.40%) Computer Science
3 21 (5.34%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.82%) Visualisation
5 14 (3.56%) User Experience
6 11 (2.80%) Replication
7 9 (2.29%) Data Integration
7 9 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.53%) Life Science
9 5 (1.27%) NHS
9 5 (1.27%) Social Media
10 4 (1.02%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.02%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.76%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.76%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.76%) Statistics
12 2 (0.51%) 3D Graphics
12 2 (0.51%) Clustering
12 2 (0.51%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.51%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.58%) Windows
2 2 (0.51%) Linux
3 1 (0.25%) Unix
3 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (38.42%) CRM
2 114 (29.01%) Business Intelligence
3 103 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (17.56%) ETL
5 58 (14.76%) Data Modelling
6 42 (10.69%) MVC
7 38 (9.67%) Workflow
8 29 (7.38%) Time Management
9 27 (6.87%) Performance Tuning
9 27 (6.87%) Web Development
10 26 (6.62%) Scrum
11 25 (6.36%) TDD
12 24 (6.11%) ETL Development
12 24 (6.11%) Software Engineering
13 23 (5.85%) SDLC
13 23 (5.85%) Unit Testing
14 22 (5.60%) Data Management
14 22 (5.60%) Kimball Methodology
15 21 (5.34%) Analytics
16 18 (4.58%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 202 (51.40%) C#
2 182 (46.31%) SQL
3 105 (26.72%) JavaScript
4 92 (23.41%) T-SQL
5 29 (7.38%) X++
6 19 (4.83%) VBA
7 18 (4.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 18 (4.58%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.05%) C++
9 11 (2.80%) C
10 10 (2.54%) Java
11 7 (1.78%) VB
12 6 (1.53%) PHP
13 3 (0.76%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.76%) VB6
13 3 (0.76%) XAML
14 2 (0.51%) VC++
15 1 (0.25%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (12.21%) Degree
1 48 (12.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (1.27%) MCP
2 5 (1.27%) MCSE
3 4 (1.02%) MCDBA
3 4 (1.02%) MCTS
3 4 (1.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.76%) MCPD
4 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.09%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.51%) COBIT
2 2 (0.51%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 356 (90.59%) Microsoft
2 48 (12.21%) Oracle
3 20 (5.09%) Cognos
4 18 (4.58%) SAP
5 17 (4.33%) IBM
6 14 (3.56%) Tableau
7 6 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (0.76%) Twitter
9 1 (0.25%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.25%) Citrix
9 1 (0.25%) Ektron
9 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.25%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.25%) Sage
9 1 (0.25%) Sitecore
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: 30,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
England
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Salary: £40 - £70 per annum + progression, training, GOLD PARTNER
Posted: Yesterday
North West England
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Salary: £40 - £50 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Coventry
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: Benefits !
Posted: 17 hours ago
England
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35 - £40 per annum + Bonus, benefits, progression
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
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Manchester
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Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + pension, life assurance, discounts
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Birmingham
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Salary: £55000 - £56000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
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Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
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Salary: From £25,298 to £31,076 per annum
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London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
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Birmingham
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Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
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Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Ltd
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England
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Reading
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