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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 723 774 697
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -77
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 221 199 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 183 172 245
Median salary £50,000 £47,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.71% +6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median 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 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +42 208 £50,000 +2.04% 58
London +7 78 £52,500 -12.50% 16
East of England +38 43 £45,000 - 1
South East +11 37 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Surrey +11 20 £55,000 +4.76% 2
North West +36 19 £42,500 -5.55% 12
Suffolk +23 16 £45,000 -5.26%
West Midlands -19 16 £45,000 - 5
Birmingham -16 15 £45,000 - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 15 £45,000 -
Cambridge +13 13 £65,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire +9 13 £65,000 - 1
City of London +57 12 £53,750 +2.38% 5
Scotland +16 10 £38,750 -11.42% 4
Glasgow +6 10 £38,750 -20.51% 4
Hampshire - 8 £45,000 - 2
Manchester +11 7 £42,500 +17.24% 9
Egham - 7 £55,000 -
North East +8 6 £44,000 -26.66% 2
Alton - 6 £45,000 -
East Midlands +14 5 £23,500 -43.03% 2
Merseyside +12 5 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Bedfordshire -1 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 5 £42,500 - 2
Cheshire +31 4 £35,000 -30.00%
Hertfordshire +7 4 £45,000 -
Reading +21 3 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Watford +13 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Tyne and Wear +10 3 £48,000 -20.00% 1

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 385 (88.30%) Microsoft
2 275 (63.07%) SQL Server
3 233 (53.44%) SQL
4 203 (46.56%) .NET
5 202 (46.33%) MS Excel
6 201 (46.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 194 (44.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 192 (44.04%) C#
9 160 (36.70%) Business Intelligence
10 148 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
11 142 (32.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 127 (29.13%) T-SQL
13 114 (26.15%) CRM
14 112 (25.69%) Dynamics CRM
15 108 (24.77%) JavaScript
16 99 (22.71%) ASP.NET
17 91 (20.87%) HTML
18 88 (20.18%) SQL Server 2008
19 78 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
20 74 (16.97%) SharePoint
20 74 (16.97%) Data Modelling
20 74 (16.97%) Relational Database
21 72 (16.51%) Finance
22 67 (15.37%) SQL Server 2012
23 66 (15.14%) Dynamics AX
24 64 (14.68%) CSS
25 63 (14.45%) XML
25 63 (14.45%) MVC
25 63 (14.45%) Degree
26 61 (13.99%) ETL

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 74 (16.97%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.44%) IIS
3 12 (2.75%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.15%) Node.js
5 5 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.23%) SAS
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 202 (46.33%) MS Excel
2 43 (9.86%) MS Office
3 16 (3.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 112 (25.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 66 (15.14%) Dynamics AX
3 33 (7.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 13 (2.98%) Dynamics GP
5 3 (0.69%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.23%) Eagle PACE
7 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.29%) Office 365
3 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.61%) DNS
2 4 (0.92%) HTTP
2 4 (0.92%) Internet
3 3 (0.69%) Intranet
4 1 (0.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (63.07%) SQL Server
2 201 (46.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 194 (44.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 142 (32.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 88 (20.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 78 (17.89%) Data Warehouse
7 74 (16.97%) Relational Database
8 67 (15.37%) SQL Server 2012
9 37 (8.49%) OLAP
10 32 (7.34%) SQL Server 2005
11 28 (6.42%) OLAP Cube
12 23 (5.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 19 (4.36%) BusinessObjects
13 19 (4.36%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (4.36%) RDBMS
14 16 (3.67%) Oracle OLAP
15 15 (3.44%) PowerPivot
16 11 (2.52%) MS Access
17 8 (1.83%) MySQL
18 6 (1.38%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 58 (13.30%) Visual Studio
2 53 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (2.29%) MorphX
4 7 (1.61%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 6 (1.38%) Subversion
6 5 (1.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.69%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.46%) FitNesse
8 2 (0.46%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.46%) JIRA
8 2 (0.46%) MSI
8 2 (0.46%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.23%) Selenium
General
1 72 (16.51%) Finance
2 21 (4.82%) Retail
3 17 (3.90%) Games
4 14 (3.21%) Law
5 12 (2.75%) Advertising
6 10 (2.29%) Banking
7 9 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.61%) Marketing
8 7 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.69%) Automotive
9 3 (0.69%) Back Office
10 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.46%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.23%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (46.56%) .NET
2 99 (22.71%) ASP.NET
3 91 (20.87%) HTML
4 64 (14.68%) CSS
5 63 (14.45%) XML
6 44 (10.09%) WCF
7 43 (9.86%) Web Services
8 38 (8.72%) MDX
9 26 (5.96%) AngularJS
9 26 (5.96%) jQuery
10 24 (5.50%) .NET Framework
11 23 (5.28%) HTML5
12 18 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (4.13%) REST
13 15 (3.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (3.21%) Silverlight
15 13 (2.98%) Ajax
16 12 (2.75%) Dojo
16 12 (2.75%) RabbitMQ
17 10 (2.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.03%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (3.67%) User Experience
5 15 (3.44%) Data Integration
6 14 (3.21%) Life Science
7 8 (1.83%) Replication
8 7 (1.61%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.92%) 3D Graphics
10 4 (0.92%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.69%) PMI
11 3 (0.69%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.46%) Clustering
12 2 (0.46%) Fintech
12 2 (0.46%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.46%) NHS
12 2 (0.46%) Spread Betting
13 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.57%) Windows
2 7 (1.61%) Windows 8
3 4 (0.92%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.23%) Android
4 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (36.70%) Business Intelligence
2 148 (33.94%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (26.15%) CRM
4 74 (16.97%) Data Modelling
5 63 (14.45%) MVC
6 61 (13.99%) ETL
7 36 (8.26%) Scrum
7 36 (8.26%) Software Engineering
8 33 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (7.11%) Business Analysis
9 31 (7.11%) TDD
9 31 (7.11%) Web Development
10 30 (6.88%) ERP
11 26 (5.96%) Kimball Methodology
12 23 (5.28%) Analytics
12 23 (5.28%) SDLC
13 22 (5.05%) BDD
13 22 (5.05%) Integration Testing
13 22 (5.05%) Mentoring
13 22 (5.05%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 233 (53.44%) SQL
2 192 (44.04%) C#
3 127 (29.13%) T-SQL
4 108 (24.77%) JavaScript
5 28 (6.42%) VBA
6 20 (4.59%) C
7 18 (4.13%) PL/SQL
8 17 (3.90%) X++
9 12 (2.75%) VB
9 12 (2.75%) VB.NET
10 9 (2.06%) C++
11 7 (1.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 7 (1.61%) PHP
12 6 (1.38%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.38%) VC++
13 4 (0.92%) Java
13 4 (0.92%) VBScript
14 3 (0.69%) XAML
15 2 (0.46%) VB6
16 1 (0.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 63 (14.45%) Degree
2 30 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.67%) MCSE
4 6 (1.38%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.69%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.46%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.23%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.38%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.92%) QA
3 2 (0.46%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) XenApp
2 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 385 (88.30%) Microsoft
2 44 (10.09%) Oracle
3 11 (2.52%) Tableau
4 4 (0.92%) Citrix
5 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (0.46%) Twitter
6 1 (0.23%) Charles River
6 1 (0.23%) RedGate
6 1 (0.23%) SAP
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