The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 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
Microsoft Developer
Rank 198 205 192
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 17 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.040% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.042% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 5
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Microsoft Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5200 4712 4592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.48% 94.98% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 4614 3983 4031
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 the West Midlands

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the West Midlands region 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
(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
Warwickshire - 7 £37,500 -
Herefordshire - 3 £30,000 -
Staffordshire +3 2 £39,500 -1.25%
Birmingham - 2 £45,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 31 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 25 (73.53%) SQL
3 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
4 22 (64.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
6 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
7 15 (44.12%) SharePoint
8 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (32.35%) .NET
10 10 (29.41%) C#
11 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
11 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (23.53%) OO
13 7 (20.59%) CRM
13 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
13 7 (20.59%) Data Mart
13 7 (20.59%) Oracle Reports
13 7 (20.59%) Oracle
13 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
13 7 (20.59%) HTML
13 7 (20.59%) Web Services
13 7 (20.59%) Dynamics CRM
14 6 (17.65%) HTML5
14 6 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
14 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
14 6 (17.65%) Windows

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (44.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (5.88%) Lync
3 1 (2.94%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (61.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) SQL Server
2 22 (64.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (35.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (26.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (20.59%) Data Mart
6 7 (20.59%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (17.65%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.88%) OLAP
9 1 (2.94%) BODI
9 1 (2.94%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (8.82%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (32.35%) .NET
2 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) Web Services
3 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 6 (17.65%) HTML5
4 5 (14.71%) jQuery
4 5 (14.71%) CSS
5 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
5 3 (8.82%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) Middleware
6 2 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.88%) Learning Management System
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.94%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (23.53%) OO
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
3 7 (20.59%) CRM
4 6 (17.65%) OOP
5 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
6 4 (11.76%) ETL
7 3 (8.82%) Web Development
7 3 (8.82%) Analytics
7 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 3 (8.82%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.88%) Scrum
9 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.94%) Data Architecture
9 1 (2.94%) Database Tuning
9 1 (2.94%) SOA
9 1 (2.94%) Project Management
9 1 (2.94%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) SQL
2 16 (47.06%) T-SQL
3 10 (29.41%) C#
4 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
5 7 (20.59%) PL/SQL
6 3 (8.82%) VB
6 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.94%) VB6
7 1 (2.94%) X++
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
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