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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 711 718 684
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 214 258 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 180 238 270
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +11.80%

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
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -1 205 £45,000 - 20
London +19 71 £55,000 -8.33% 8
South East +10 43 £45,000 -5.26% 4
East of England +54 41 £50,000 +11.11% 2
North West +27 26 £40,000 +3.32% 3
Manchester +14 20 £40,000 +5.36% 3
Suffolk +21 15 £45,000 -5.26%
Surrey +36 14 £52,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 14 £45,000 -
City of London +44 12 £60,000 +17.07% 5
Hertfordshire +24 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Watford - 11 £50,000 -
West Midlands -32 10 £45,000 - 1
Hampshire +11 8 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Cambridge +12 7 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire +9 7 £65,000 +116.66% 1
Alton -3 7 £45,000 +20.00%
Birmingham -8 7 £45,000 -
Staines - 6 £55,000 -
East Sussex +9 5 £40,000 -5.88%
North East +4 5 £44,500 +17.10% 1
Buckinghamshire +27 4 - -
Reading +18 4 £38,750 -35.41% 1
Yorkshire +17 4 £40,000 -4.76%
Essex +14 4 £52,500 -
Bedfordshire +13 4 £37,500 -16.66%
Leeds +13 4 £40,000 -11.11%
West Yorkshire +13 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Scotland +6 4 - -
South West +6 4 £47,500 +23.37% 1

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 389 (87.22%) Microsoft
2 270 (60.54%) SQL Server
3 227 (50.90%) SQL
4 214 (47.98%) .NET
5 206 (46.19%) MS Excel
6 204 (45.74%) C#
7 193 (43.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 185 (41.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 149 (33.41%) Business Intelligence
10 143 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
11 135 (30.27%) CRM
12 133 (29.82%) Dynamics CRM
13 132 (29.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 120 (26.91%) T-SQL
15 99 (22.20%) JavaScript
16 96 (21.52%) SharePoint
17 94 (21.08%) ASP.NET
18 90 (20.18%) SQL Server 2008
19 81 (18.16%) Data Modelling
19 81 (18.16%) Finance
20 74 (16.59%) Data Warehouse
20 74 (16.59%) SQL Server 2012
21 71 (15.92%) HTML
22 68 (15.25%) Dynamics AX
22 68 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
23 66 (14.80%) XML
24 65 (14.57%) ETL
25 64 (14.35%) Web Services
26 56 (12.56%) Visual Studio
27 54 (12.11%) Relational Database

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 96 (21.52%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (0.67%) IIS
5 2 (0.45%) CMS
5 2 (0.45%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.22%) SAS
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 206 (46.19%) MS Excel
2 34 (7.62%) MS Office
3 15 (3.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 133 (29.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 68 (15.25%) Dynamics AX
3 27 (6.05%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.12%) Scribe Insight
5 3 (0.67%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.22%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.35%) Office 365
3 4 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.12%) Broadband
2 4 (0.90%) HTTP
3 3 (0.67%) Internet
3 3 (0.67%) Intranet
4 1 (0.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (60.54%) SQL Server
2 193 (43.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 185 (41.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 132 (29.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 90 (20.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 74 (16.59%) Data Warehouse
6 74 (16.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 54 (12.11%) Relational Database
8 35 (7.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 29 (6.50%) OLAP
10 23 (5.16%) PowerPivot
11 22 (4.93%) OLAP Cube
12 20 (4.48%) BusinessObjects
12 20 (4.48%) Power BI
13 17 (3.81%) Oracle Reports
14 15 (3.36%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 15 (3.36%) MS Access
14 15 (3.36%) Oracle OLAP
15 13 (2.91%) SQL Server 2014
16 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 68 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (12.56%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.47%) MorphX
4 6 (1.35%) Subversion
5 5 (1.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.67%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.22%) JIRA
7 1 (0.22%) Selenium
7 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
General
1 81 (18.16%) Finance
2 20 (4.48%) Games
3 17 (3.81%) Advertising
3 17 (3.81%) Marketing
3 17 (3.81%) Retail
4 12 (2.69%) Law
4 12 (2.69%) Manufacturing
5 8 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 7 (1.57%) Banking
7 5 (1.12%) Back Office
8 3 (0.67%) Automotive
9 2 (0.45%) Legal
10 1 (0.22%) Electronics
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Military
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (47.98%) .NET
2 94 (21.08%) ASP.NET
3 71 (15.92%) HTML
4 66 (14.80%) XML
5 64 (14.35%) Web Services
6 52 (11.66%) CSS
7 35 (7.85%) MDX
8 32 (7.17%) WCF
9 31 (6.95%) jQuery
10 26 (5.83%) .NET Framework
11 12 (2.69%) SOAP
12 11 (2.47%) AngularJS
12 11 (2.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 11 (2.47%) REST
13 10 (2.24%) HTML5
14 9 (2.02%) Silverlight
15 8 (1.79%) JSON
15 8 (1.79%) WinForms
16 7 (1.57%) Ajax
16 7 (1.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.52%) Analytical Skills
1 38 (8.52%) Computer Science
2 24 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.59%) Life Science
4 15 (3.36%) Data Integration
4 15 (3.36%) Replication
5 10 (2.24%) Management Information System
5 10 (2.24%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.79%) User Experience
7 6 (1.35%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.12%) Social Media
9 4 (0.90%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (0.90%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.67%) PMI
11 2 (0.45%) Clustering
11 2 (0.45%) Fintech
11 2 (0.45%) NHS
11 2 (0.45%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.45%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.50%) Windows
2 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (0.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.22%) Android
4 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.22%) Linux
4 1 (0.22%) Unix
4 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (33.41%) Business Intelligence
2 143 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
3 135 (30.27%) CRM
4 81 (18.16%) Data Modelling
5 65 (14.57%) ETL
6 40 (8.97%) MVC
7 37 (8.30%) TDD
8 34 (7.62%) ERP
9 31 (6.95%) Web Development
10 30 (6.73%) Scrum
11 29 (6.50%) Business Analysis
12 26 (5.83%) Kimball Methodology
13 25 (5.61%) SDLC
14 24 (5.38%) Time Management
14 24 (5.38%) Workflow
15 23 (5.16%) BDD
16 21 (4.71%) Pair Programming
17 20 (4.48%) Analytics
17 20 (4.48%) Automated Testing
18 19 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 227 (50.90%) SQL
2 204 (45.74%) C#
3 120 (26.91%) T-SQL
4 99 (22.20%) JavaScript
5 31 (6.95%) VBA
6 30 (6.73%) X++
7 16 (3.59%) C++
7 16 (3.59%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 13 (2.91%) C
10 12 (2.69%) VB
11 8 (1.79%) PowerShell
12 7 (1.57%) PHP
12 7 (1.57%) VB.NET
13 6 (1.35%) VC++
14 4 (0.90%) VBScript
15 3 (0.67%) VB6
15 3 (0.67%) XAML
16 2 (0.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 48 (10.76%) Degree
2 40 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (3.59%) MCSE
4 6 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.90%) MCTS
7 3 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.67%) MCDBA
7 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.22%) MCP
8 1 (0.22%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.47%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.12%) QA
3 2 (0.45%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.22%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.22%) XenApp
2 1 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 389 (87.22%) Microsoft
2 47 (10.54%) Oracle
3 10 (2.24%) Tableau
4 6 (1.35%) Cognos
5 5 (1.12%) SAP
6 4 (0.90%) IBM
6 4 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.45%) Citrix
8 1 (0.22%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.22%) Twitter
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