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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 710 719 698
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 201 263 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 169 241 269
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £61,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +11.11%

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
94446 105603 113036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79450 87181 92036
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 £70,000 £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 30 July 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 July 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 -30 182 £48,000 +6.66% 32
London +22 70 £55,000 -8.33% 12
South East -17 36 £42,500 -10.52% 7
North West +32 28 £40,000 +4.10% 3
East of England +21 25 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Manchester +3 20 £40,000 +4.10% 1
City of London +63 15 £60,000 +26.31% 6
Hertfordshire +13 12 £52,500 +16.66%
Watford - 12 £52,500 -
South Wales +10 8 £33,750 -20.58% 1
Wales +8 8 £33,750 -20.58% 1
Berkshire -15 8 £47,500 -5.00% 3
West Midlands -16 8 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Surrey +23 7 £51,250 -2.38% 1
Reading +16 6 £43,750 -27.08% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £52,500 +75.00%
Scotland +8 5 £32,500 -13.33% 1
East Sussex +6 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Suffolk +2 5 £47,500 -
South West +2 5 £50,000 +35.13% 3
Staines - 5 - -
Cheshire +39 4 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Yorkshire +21 4 £42,500 - 3
Warrington +20 4 £45,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +15 4 - -
Leeds +14 4 £42,500 -5.55% 2
West Yorkshire +8 4 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Glasgow -4 4 - -
Newport - 4 £30,000 -
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £45,000 -

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 376 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 255 (60.28%) SQL Server
3 228 (53.90%) SQL
4 212 (50.12%) .NET
5 204 (48.23%) MS Excel
6 199 (47.04%) C#
7 163 (38.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 163 (38.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 143 (33.81%) CRM
9 141 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
10 137 (32.39%) Business Intelligence
11 126 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
12 118 (27.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 116 (27.42%) T-SQL
14 94 (22.22%) JavaScript
15 83 (19.62%) SharePoint
16 81 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
17 79 (18.68%) ASP.NET
18 74 (17.49%) Data Warehouse
18 74 (17.49%) Data Modelling
19 71 (16.78%) ETL
20 70 (16.55%) Finance
21 67 (15.84%) SQL Server 2012
22 64 (15.13%) Team Foundation Server
23 59 (13.95%) Dynamics AX
24 58 (13.71%) HTML
25 56 (13.24%) Web Services
26 50 (11.82%) CSS
27 49 (11.58%) Oracle
28 47 (11.11%) Visual Studio

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 83 (19.62%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (0.95%) CMS
4 3 (0.71%) IIS
5 2 (0.47%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 204 (48.23%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.44%) MS Office
3 8 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 141 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 59 (13.95%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (5.91%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.65%) SAP BPC
5 5 (1.18%) Scribe Insight
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.24%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.24%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 30 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.42%) Office 365
3 4 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.18%) Broadband
2 3 (0.71%) Internet
2 3 (0.71%) Intranet
3 2 (0.47%) AMQP
4 1 (0.24%) DNS
4 1 (0.24%) Firewall
4 1 (0.24%) HTTP
4 1 (0.24%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.24%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (60.28%) SQL Server
2 163 (38.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 163 (38.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 118 (27.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 81 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 74 (17.49%) Data Warehouse
6 67 (15.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 43 (10.17%) Relational Database
8 32 (7.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (6.86%) Power BI
10 25 (5.91%) OLAP
11 23 (5.44%) PowerPivot
12 17 (4.02%) MS Access
12 17 (4.02%) Oracle Reports
13 16 (3.78%) SQL Server 2014
14 15 (3.55%) OLAP Cube
15 12 (2.84%) BusinessObjects
16 11 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 10 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
18 8 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 64 (15.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 47 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 15 (3.55%) MorphX
4 3 (0.71%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.24%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.24%) JIRA
6 1 (0.24%) Selenium
6 1 (0.24%) Subversion
6 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 70 (16.55%) Finance
2 22 (5.20%) Advertising
3 17 (4.02%) Games
3 17 (4.02%) Retail
4 15 (3.55%) Marketing
5 13 (3.07%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.65%) Law
6 7 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.42%) Banking
8 5 (1.18%) Back Office
9 3 (0.71%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) Electronics
10 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (50.12%) .NET
2 79 (18.68%) ASP.NET
3 58 (13.71%) HTML
4 56 (13.24%) Web Services
5 50 (11.82%) CSS
6 39 (9.22%) MDX
6 39 (9.22%) XML
7 29 (6.86%) .NET Framework
8 28 (6.62%) jQuery
9 24 (5.67%) WCF
10 15 (3.55%) SOAP
11 13 (3.07%) REST
12 11 (2.60%) AngularJS
12 11 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (2.60%) HTML5
13 10 (2.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (1.65%) Node.js
15 7 (1.65%) Silverlight
16 6 (1.42%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.27%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.02%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (4.02%) Replication
4 16 (3.78%) Life Science
5 14 (3.31%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.84%) Data Integration
6 12 (2.84%) Visualisation
7 11 (2.60%) User Experience
8 8 (1.89%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.18%) NHS
9 5 (1.18%) Social Media
10 3 (0.71%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.71%) PMI
11 2 (0.47%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.47%) Clustering
11 2 (0.47%) Fintech
11 2 (0.47%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.47%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.24%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.73%) Windows
2 1 (0.24%) Linux
2 1 (0.24%) Unix
2 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (33.81%) CRM
2 137 (32.39%) Business Intelligence
3 126 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (17.49%) Data Modelling
5 71 (16.78%) ETL
6 33 (7.80%) MVC
6 33 (7.80%) Workflow
7 32 (7.57%) Scrum
8 31 (7.33%) ERP
8 31 (7.33%) Web Development
9 29 (6.86%) Time Management
10 28 (6.62%) TDD
11 25 (5.91%) Kimball Methodology
12 24 (5.67%) SDLC
13 23 (5.44%) Business Analysis
14 21 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (4.73%) Project Management
16 19 (4.49%) BDD
16 19 (4.49%) ETL Development
16 19 (4.49%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 228 (53.90%) SQL
2 199 (47.04%) C#
3 116 (27.42%) T-SQL
4 94 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 31 (7.33%) X++
6 26 (6.15%) VBA
7 18 (4.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 12 (2.84%) VB
9 11 (2.60%) C
10 10 (2.36%) C++
11 9 (2.13%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.13%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.89%) PHP
13 5 (1.18%) Java
13 5 (1.18%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.95%) VB6
15 3 (0.71%) XAML
16 2 (0.47%) VBScript
17 1 (0.24%) VC++
Qualifications
1 44 (10.40%) Degree
1 44 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (3.31%) MCSE
3 4 (0.95%) MCTS
4 3 (0.71%) MCDBA
4 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.47%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) MCITP
6 1 (0.24%) MCP
6 1 (0.24%) MCPD
6 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.84%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.95%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) COBIT
3 2 (0.47%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.24%) MiFID
4 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.24%) XenApp
2 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 376 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 49 (11.58%) Oracle
3 12 (2.84%) Tableau
4 10 (2.36%) Cognos
4 10 (2.36%) SAP
5 8 (1.89%) IBM
6 5 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.71%) Twitter
8 2 (0.47%) Citrix
9 1 (0.24%) CheckPoint
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