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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Microsoft Developer
Rank 885 877 857
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Developer 19 32 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.028% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.030% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 18
Average salary £57,500 £58,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% +11.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,050 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £43,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -12.50%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Senior Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 15 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 4 September 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 -5 18 £58,750 - 3
South East +15 7 £60,000 +17.07% 1
Bracknell - 7 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 7 £60,000 -
London -6 6 £57,500 -11.53% 1
West Midlands -5 2 £45,000 +12.50% 1
East of England -6 2 £45,000 +11.11%
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £55,000 -
North West - 1 £55,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £46,000 -
Scotland - 1 £46,000 -
City of London - 1 £57,500 - 1

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
3 21 (65.63%) C#
4 18 (56.25%) .NET
5 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
6 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (37.50%) SQL
7 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 11 (34.38%) MVC
9 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (28.13%) jQuery
10 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (25.00%) OOP
11 8 (25.00%) HTML
11 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
11 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (25.00%) HTML5
12 7 (21.88%) CSS3
12 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
12 7 (21.88%) TypeScript
12 7 (21.88%) CSS
12 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 10g
12 7 (21.88%) Oracle
13 6 (18.75%) Retail

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (78.13%) SQL Server
2 12 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (28.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (28.13%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database
5 7 (21.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (15.63%) OLAP
7 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (6.25%) QlikView
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (3.13%) MySQL
8 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Advertising
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (56.25%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) ASP.NET
3 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (28.13%) jQuery
5 8 (25.00%) HTML
5 8 (25.00%) HTML5
6 7 (21.88%) CSS3
6 7 (21.88%) CSS
7 6 (18.75%) MDX
8 3 (9.38%) WCF
8 3 (9.38%) XML
8 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.13%) RESTful
10 1 (3.13%) WF
10 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (18.75%) Data Integration
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.25%) Equities
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) MVC
3 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (25.00%) OOP
5 6 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 5 (15.63%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (15.63%) CRM
6 5 (15.63%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (9.38%) TDD
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (6.25%) ERP
9 2 (6.25%) OO
9 2 (6.25%) RAD
9 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.25%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) C#
2 12 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) TypeScript
5 6 (18.75%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) X++
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) MCP
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Oracle
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