The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 69 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 8 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.44% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £47,500 £33,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.79% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.39% +1.11%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 547 684 640
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.38% 97.85% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 491 553 559
Median salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% -1.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

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
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

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

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in Cardiff

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
3 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 7 (70.00%) C#
5 6 (60.00%) HTML
5 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (60.00%) MS Office
5 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (60.00%) MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (60.00%) Web Development
5 6 (60.00%) Degree
5 6 (60.00%) Sage
5 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (60.00%) Sage 200
5 6 (60.00%) Sage 50
5 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (30.00%) Advertising
7 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (20.00%) CRM
8 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube

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:

Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Sage 200
1 6 (60.00%) Sage 50
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (60.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (60.00%) MVC
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Sage