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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Microsoft Developer
Rank 903 857 916
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Developer 14 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.023% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.025% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 6
Average salary £62,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £39,250 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,250 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

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 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Senior Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 7 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -58 12 £62,500 +38.88% 1
London -47 10 £62,500 +38.88%
Manchester -2 2 £50,000 +5.26%
North West -7 2 £50,000 +5.26%
City of London -19 2 £55,000 +22.22%
Glasgow - 1 £38,000 -
Scotland - 1 £38,000 -

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 25 (80.65%) MS Excel
3 23 (74.19%) SQL
4 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
4 22 (70.97%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (64.52%) ETL
6 17 (54.84%) T-SQL
7 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (48.39%) C#
8 15 (48.39%) Data Warehouse
8 15 (48.39%) .NET
9 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (29.03%) Finance
12 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
13 8 (25.81%) Star Schema
13 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (22.58%) Data Quality
14 7 (22.58%) Dimensional Modelling
15 6 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
15 6 (19.35%) Oracle
15 6 (19.35%) CRM
15 6 (19.35%) OLAP
16 5 (16.13%) C
16 5 (16.13%) XML
16 5 (16.13%) Migration

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (80.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (51.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 15 (48.39%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (45.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (41.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (25.81%) Star Schema
6 8 (25.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (19.35%) OLAP
8 2 (6.45%) QlikView
9 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
9 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
9 1 (3.23%) ProClarity
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
9 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) XML
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.68%) MDX
3 3 (9.68%) WCF
4 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.23%) MSMQ
5 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) MVS
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (64.52%) ETL
3 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (29.03%) Data Modelling
6 7 (22.58%) Dimensional Modelling
7 6 (19.35%) CRM
8 5 (16.13%) Migration
8 5 (16.13%) Analytics
8 5 (16.13%) Data Mapping
9 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.90%) Project Management
10 2 (6.45%) System Testing
10 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
10 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) V-Model
10 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
10 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
11 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) SQL
2 17 (54.84%) T-SQL
3 15 (48.39%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) C
5 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.23%) Lattice Semiconductor