The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 740 775 735
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -40
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 211 167 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 159 144 183
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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
England +26 178 £52,500 +16.66% 106
London +13 76 £52,500 -4.54% 30
South East -13 41 £55,000 +30.95% 22
Scotland +21 25 £46,750 +10.00% 6
Glasgow +8 20 £46,000 +8.23% 6
West Midlands -1 19 £50,000 +33.33% 14
Berkshire +8 15 £55,000 +69.23% 7
Surrey -14 13 £55,000 +30.95% 4
North West +9 12 £35,000 +20.68% 14
East of England +1 12 £55,000 +22.22% 5
South West -8 12 £60,000 +60.00% 7
Wokingham - 12 £55,000 -
Egham - 11 £55,000 - 1
Coventry - 8 £50,000 - 5
Manchester +21 7 £35,000 +20.68% 9
Birmingham - 7 £50,000 - 2
City of London +51 6 £62,500 - 3
Suffolk -9 6 - - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 6 - - 1
Cambridgeshire +3 5 £57,500 - 1
Oxfordshire -4 5 £41,500 +10.66% 4
Dudley - 5 £55,000 -
Wolverhampton - 5 £55,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -10 4 £50,000 +15.60% 2
Edinburgh +9 3 £47,500 +28.37% 1
North East +7 3 £30,459 -35.87% 3
Cambridge +2 3 £57,500 - 1
Somerset -5 3 - -
Milton Keynes -10 3 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Oxford -14 3 £35,000 -3.44% 1

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 361 (89.14%) Microsoft
2 239 (59.01%) SQL Server
3 215 (53.09%) SQL
4 204 (50.37%) .NET
5 198 (48.89%) C#
6 190 (46.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 184 (45.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 172 (42.47%) MS Excel
9 136 (33.58%) Business Intelligence
10 129 (31.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 126 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
12 123 (30.37%) CRM
12 123 (30.37%) JavaScript
13 121 (29.88%) Dynamics CRM
14 109 (26.91%) HTML
15 108 (26.67%) ASP.NET
16 100 (24.69%) T-SQL
17 85 (20.99%) MVC
18 84 (20.74%) SharePoint
19 77 (19.01%) CSS
20 69 (17.04%) Finance
21 63 (15.56%) Dynamics AX
22 62 (15.31%) SQL Server 2008
23 60 (14.81%) Degree
24 57 (14.07%) XML
25 55 (13.58%) Data Warehouse
25 55 (13.58%) Dynamics NAV
25 55 (13.58%) SQL Server 2012
26 53 (13.09%) Visual Studio
27 52 (12.84%) Data Modelling

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 84 (20.74%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.90%) IIS
3 17 (4.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (2.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 8 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
6 4 (0.99%) CMS
7 3 (0.74%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.74%) Node.js
8 1 (0.25%) Confluence
8 1 (0.25%) Lync
8 1 (0.25%) SAS
8 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 172 (42.47%) MS Excel
2 34 (8.40%) MS Office
3 11 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.98%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 121 (29.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 63 (15.56%) Dynamics AX
3 55 (13.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 24 (5.93%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.25%) Endur
5 1 (0.25%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.25%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.98%) Office 365
2 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.49%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.69%) DNS
2 5 (1.23%) HTTP
3 4 (0.99%) Internet
4 3 (0.74%) Intranet
5 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.25%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 239 (59.01%) SQL Server
2 190 (46.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 184 (45.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 129 (31.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 62 (15.31%) SQL Server 2008
6 55 (13.58%) Data Warehouse
6 55 (13.58%) SQL Server 2012
7 48 (11.85%) Relational Database
8 31 (7.65%) OLAP
9 26 (6.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 23 (5.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 19 (4.69%) OLAP Cube
12 18 (4.44%) RDBMS
13 15 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
14 11 (2.72%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (2.72%) Oracle OLAP
15 6 (1.48%) QlikView
16 5 (1.23%) MS Access
16 5 (1.23%) Power BI
17 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 53 (13.09%) Visual Studio
2 47 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (4.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 7 (1.73%) Subversion
5 5 (1.23%) MorphX
6 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.74%) JIRA
7 3 (0.74%) MSI
7 3 (0.74%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.74%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.49%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.25%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.25%) NuGet
9 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.25%) tSQLt
General
1 69 (17.04%) Finance
2 20 (4.94%) Retail
3 19 (4.69%) Advertising
4 14 (3.46%) Banking
4 14 (3.46%) Law
5 8 (1.98%) Games
5 8 (1.98%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.23%) Marketing
7 4 (0.99%) Danish Language
7 4 (0.99%) German Language
7 4 (0.99%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.99%) Norwegian Language
8 3 (0.74%) Legal
9 2 (0.49%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Billing
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (50.37%) .NET
2 109 (26.91%) HTML
3 108 (26.67%) ASP.NET
4 77 (19.01%) CSS
5 57 (14.07%) XML
6 51 (12.59%) WCF
7 41 (10.12%) MDX
8 39 (9.63%) HTML5
9 35 (8.64%) .NET Framework
10 34 (8.40%) Web Services
11 30 (7.41%) jQuery
12 24 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (5.68%) Silverlight
14 22 (5.43%) AngularJS
15 20 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (4.69%) CSS3
17 15 (3.70%) Ajax
17 15 (3.70%) REST
18 13 (3.21%) RabbitMQ
19 12 (2.96%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.68%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.95%) Data Integration
4 14 (3.46%) User Experience
5 11 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.48%) Algorithms
6 6 (1.48%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.99%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (0.99%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.99%) NHS
8 3 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (0.74%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.74%) Replication
8 3 (0.74%) Social Media
8 3 (0.74%) Statistics
9 2 (0.49%) Data Conversion
9 2 (0.49%) Data Extraction
9 2 (0.49%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.49%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (11.60%) Windows
2 19 (4.69%) Windows 8
3 7 (1.73%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.49%) Android
5 2 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (33.58%) Business Intelligence
2 126 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (30.37%) CRM
4 85 (20.99%) MVC
5 52 (12.84%) Data Modelling
6 51 (12.59%) ETL
7 39 (9.63%) Scrum
8 37 (9.14%) Software Engineering
9 31 (7.65%) Unit Testing
10 30 (7.41%) Project Management
11 27 (6.67%) Data Migration
11 27 (6.67%) Migration
12 26 (6.42%) Mentoring
13 25 (6.17%) ERP
14 24 (5.93%) SDLC
15 22 (5.43%) Business Analysis
15 22 (5.43%) Kimball Methodology
16 21 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
16 21 (5.19%) TDD
17 18 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 215 (53.09%) SQL
2 198 (48.89%) C#
3 123 (30.37%) JavaScript
4 100 (24.69%) T-SQL
5 27 (6.67%) C
5 27 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 19 (4.69%) VBA
7 14 (3.46%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.72%) X++
9 9 (2.22%) C++
10 7 (1.73%) VB
11 6 (1.48%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.48%) VC++
12 5 (1.23%) Java
12 5 (1.23%) VBScript
13 2 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.49%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.25%) ANSI SQL
14 1 (0.25%) COBOL
14 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 60 (14.81%) Degree
2 19 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.22%) MCSE
3 9 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.49%) MCDBA
5 2 (0.49%) MCTS
6 1 (0.25%) MCITP
6 1 (0.25%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.99%) Data Quality
1 4 (0.99%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (5.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 361 (89.14%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.91%) Oracle
3 9 (2.22%) Tableau
4 6 (1.48%) Hitachi
5 5 (1.23%) SAP
6 3 (0.74%) HP
6 3 (0.74%) Nintex
6 3 (0.74%) Red Gate
6 3 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.49%) Citrix
7 2 (0.49%) Cognos
7 2 (0.49%) Twitter
8 1 (0.25%) Apple
8 1 (0.25%) Charles River
8 1 (0.25%) Cisco
8 1 (0.25%) Dell
8 1 (0.25%) Google
8 1 (0.25%) Metastorm
8 1 (0.25%) Sage
8 1 (0.25%) Xamarin
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