The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior 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 Senior Microsoft Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Microsoft Developer
Rank 878 856 891
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Developer 27 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.021% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.022% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 27 17 8
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,950 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £54,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Senior Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Microsoft Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Microsoft Developer within the UK.

Senior Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Microsoft Developer over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Senior Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Microsoft Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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 -24 27 £47,500 -9.52%
Bristol +4 6 £60,000 -
South West -7 6 £60,000 -
West Midlands -10 6 £40,000 -23.80%
East of England - 6 £40,500 -
Peterborough - 6 £40,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £40,500 -
Staffordshire -7 5 £40,000 -7.51%
South East -9 5 £50,000 -
Surrey - 5 £50,000 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £40,000 -
London -47 2 £62,500 +19.04%
East Midlands - 2 £41,250 -
Derbyshire - 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 -
Derby - 1 £40,000 -

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Microsoft Developer in their job title.

1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) SQL
3 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
4 18 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 16 (41.03%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (41.03%) .NET
5 16 (41.03%) C#
6 15 (38.46%) OLAP
7 13 (33.33%) CRM
7 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (25.64%) ETL
10 9 (23.08%) MDX
11 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (15.38%) Finance
14 5 (12.82%) ERP
14 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
15 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
15 4 (10.26%) C
15 4 (10.26%) Dynamics NAV
15 4 (10.26%) Retail
15 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
16 3 (7.69%) Advertising
16 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
16 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
16 3 (7.69%) Windows

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Microsoft Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (10.26%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (41.03%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (38.46%) OLAP
4 13 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (17.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (5.13%) QlikView
10 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) MDX
3 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.69%) WCF
5 2 (5.13%) HTML
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) SOAP
5 2 (5.13%) Web Services
5 2 (5.13%) XML
5 2 (5.13%) REST
6 1 (2.56%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.56%) Ajax
6 1 (2.56%) COM
6 1 (2.56%) CSS
6 1 (2.56%) JSON
6 1 (2.56%) DHTML
6 1 (2.56%) LINQ
6 1 (2.56%) jQuery
6 1 (2.56%) RESTful
6 1 (2.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) MVS
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (33.33%) CRM
3 10 (25.64%) ETL
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) ERP
6 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.69%) Analytics
7 3 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.13%) Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) MVC
8 2 (5.13%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.56%) Reverse Engineering
9 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.56%) TDD
9 1 (2.56%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.56%) Scrum
9 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (56.41%) SQL
2 16 (41.03%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) C
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.13%) X++
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) VBScript
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Tableau
3 1 (2.56%) Facebook
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.56%) Siebel