The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Microsoft Developer
Rank 884 926 845
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -81
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Developer 12 6 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.005% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 27
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £48,750 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,750 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-14.50% +5.26%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015 within the UK.

Senior Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 23 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 26 May 2015. 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
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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 +56 9 £48,750 -2.50% 2
London +31 3 £50,000 -21.56% 1
Bridgend - 3 £41,500 -
South Wales - 3 £41,500 -
Wales - 3 £41,500 -
South East +14 2 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £52,000 -
Surrey +23 1 - - 1
West Midlands -2 1 £50,000 +5.26%
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £44,000 -
City of London - 1 £57,500 - 1
North East - 1 - -
Bournemouth - 1 £37,000 -
South West - 1 £37,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £50,000 -
Gateshead - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £44,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £45,000 -
Whyteleafe - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £37,000 -
Kent - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 15 (75.00%) C#
2 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) .NET
4 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (35.00%) CRM
6 7 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (20.00%) WCF
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (20.00%) ETL
9 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (20.00%) Finance
9 4 (20.00%) Scrum
9 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.00%) Retail
10 3 (15.00%) HTML
10 3 (15.00%) T-SQL

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.00%) OLAP
6 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
6 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) SSDT
6 1 (5.00%) Berkeley DB
6 1 (5.00%) Redis
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.00%) Event Store
6 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (10.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (5.00%) Log4Net
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Online Betting
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Games
4 1 (5.00%) Front Office
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (20.00%) WCF
4 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) XML
4 3 (15.00%) MDX
5 2 (10.00%) jQuery
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (10.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.00%) HTML5
5 2 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (5.00%) CSS
6 1 (5.00%) RESTful
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (5.00%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 1 (5.00%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) CRM
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) OO
6 2 (10.00%) Analytics
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (10.00%) RAD
6 2 (10.00%) RUP
6 2 (10.00%) UML
6 2 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
7 1 (5.00%) Workflow
7 1 (5.00%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.00%) X++
6 1 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (5.00%) PHP
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCAD
3 1 (5.00%) MCSD
3 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) MCPD
3 1 (5.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Tableau
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