The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 73 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.16% 0.27% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.27% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £45,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -1.31%
Microsoft Developer
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
576 365 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 94.58% 98.38% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 429 283 319
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Watford

Microsoft Developer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Thunderhead
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Thunderhead