The table below looks at the statistics for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 189 199 168
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 12 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 2
Average salary £44,000 £35,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.71% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £35,000 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Microsoft Developer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4594 4726 3331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.19% 97.00% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3675 3751 2568
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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
Leeds +18 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Halifax -7 1 £39,000 +4.00%
Microsoft Developer
Yorkshire

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) .NET
3 16 (80.00%) CRM
3 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (75.00%) SQL
5 13 (65.00%) C#
6 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
9 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (25.00%) HTML
10 5 (25.00%) jQuery
10 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
10 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (25.00%) User Stories
11 4 (20.00%) Web Development
11 4 (20.00%) RAD
12 3 (15.00%) Project Management
12 3 (15.00%) Scrum
12 3 (15.00%) Information Security
12 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
13 2 (10.00%) Change Management
13 2 (10.00%) MVC

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.00%) Advertising
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (25.00%) jQuery
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (5.00%) WCF
6 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) CRM
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 5 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (25.00%) User Stories
4 4 (20.00%) Web Development
4 4 (20.00%) RAD
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Information Security
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) High Availability
7 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 13 (65.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) VMware