The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 23 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 - 118
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.069% - 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% - 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Median salary £50,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. 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
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1385 927 1646
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.25% 96.36% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 808 1315
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Cheshire

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in Cheshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheshire region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Workflow
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow Development
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Sage 200
5 1 (20.00%) Tableau
5 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) BigQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (20.00%) R
5 1 (20.00%) FMCG
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (20.00%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) BigQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow Development
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Logistics
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) R
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Sage
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau