The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £49,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Developer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 125 136 116
Rank change year-on-year +11 -20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 8 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.41% 0.30% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.31% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 14
Median salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.88% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1893 2268 1964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.53% 96.14% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1689 1613
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Birmingham

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in Birmingham

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in Birmingham

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 6 (54.55%) Advertising
4 5 (45.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) CRM
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (18.18%) MVC
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (18.18%) C
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Advertising
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) API Development
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) IBM