The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 105 105 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.29% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Microsoft Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1345 1300 1218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.11% 96.65% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 1139 1081
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Wales region.

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in Wales

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(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
South Wales -6 4 £42,500 +54.54%
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Microsoft Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) CRM
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (90.00%) XML
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) TDD
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
6 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) SLA
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) MCP
6 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (40.00%) User Stories
6 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) HTML5
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (10.00%) SharePoint

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Microsoft Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) XML
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) HTML5
4 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (40.00%) User Stories
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft