The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Microsoft Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Developer
Rank 224 204 204
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 12 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.38% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 16
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
5910 5318 5115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.35% 97.08% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4661 4454 4313
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title.

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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -14 11 £45,000 - 2
Coventry -7 1 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, Microsoft Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 22 (84.62%) SQL
3 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
4 20 (76.92%) MS Excel
5 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (73.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 19 (73.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (69.23%) Oracle
6 18 (69.23%) Visual Studio
7 17 (65.38%) T-SQL
7 17 (65.38%) Data Modelling
7 17 (65.38%) MDX
7 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
8 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (61.54%) Time Management
8 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (61.54%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (26.92%) .NET
10 6 (23.08%) CRM
10 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
11 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (19.23%) C#
12 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
12 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
13 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
13 2 (7.69%) REST
13 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
13 2 (7.69%) Case Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 20 (76.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (80.77%) SQL Server
2 19 (73.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (73.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (65.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (61.54%) Oracle Reports
4 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.69%) Power BI
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 16 (61.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) MorphX
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
1 1 (3.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) MDX
2 7 (26.92%) .NET
3 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) HTML
5 1 (3.85%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (65.38%) Data Modelling
3 16 (61.54%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (61.54%) Time Management
4 6 (23.08%) CRM
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Case Management
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) ERP
7 1 (3.85%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) SQL
2 17 (65.38%) T-SQL
3 5 (19.23%) C#
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) C
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) VC++
5 1 (3.85%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) Microsoft
2 18 (69.23%) Oracle