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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Microsoft Developer
Rank 891 873 868
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Developer 6 17 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.016% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.016% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 17
Average salary £60,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,200 £37,150 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,350 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -16.66%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Senior Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 5 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 19 December 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
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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 -13 6 £60,000 +60.00% 4
London +27 5 £58,250 -6.80% 1
City of London - 1 £51,500 - 1
South West - 1 £60,000 - 1
Bristol - 1 £60,000 - 1

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 24 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 18 (45.00%) ETL
4 17 (42.50%) SQL
5 16 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 15 (37.50%) CRM
6 15 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 14 (35.00%) MDX
7 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (27.50%) Degree
11 8 (20.00%) OLAP
11 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 7 (17.50%) C#
12 7 (17.50%) .NET
13 6 (15.00%) Finance
13 6 (15.00%) Coaching
14 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
15 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
15 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
15 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
16 3 (7.50%) Clustering
16 3 (7.50%) Advertising
16 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
16 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
16 3 (7.50%) Dimensional Modelling

Senior Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 13 (32.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 12 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (20.00%) OLAP
6 3 (7.50%) SSDT
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) MDX
2 7 (17.50%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.50%) JSON
5 1 (2.50%) HTML
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
5 1 (2.50%) Ajax
5 1 (2.50%) WCF
5 1 (2.50%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.50%) LINQ
5 1 (2.50%) jQuery
5 1 (2.50%) RESTful
5 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (45.00%) ETL
3 15 (37.50%) CRM
4 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.00%) Coaching
6 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 1 (2.50%) SOA
8 1 (2.50%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (2.50%) BDD
8 1 (2.50%) Change Control
8 1 (2.50%) TDD
8 1 (2.50%) Data Management
8 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.50%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.50%) MVC
8 1 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) C#
3 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Facebook
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