Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £25,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Microsoft Developer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 108 115
Rank change year-on-year +32 +7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.12% 0.22% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Cardiff median annual salary £25,500 £38,750 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.19% +33.62% +5.45%
10th Percentile £24,250 £36,625 £27,000
90th Percentile £26,750 £39,875 £31,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,750 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.00% -11.76% +54.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 793 1331 1551
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.88% 98.30% 98.48%
Number of salaries quoted 709 1203 1324
Cardiff median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £21,800 £22,575
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,250
South Wales median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +4.17% +2.86%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Cardiff

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in Cardiff

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Cardiff region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) COM
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveX
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ActiveX
1 1 (100.00%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft