Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £49,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 287 322 397
Rank change year-on-year +35 +75 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 37 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.36% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 21
City of London median annual salary £49,500 £57,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.16% +26.67% -10.89%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £65,750 £67,500 £62,500
Central London median annual salary £48,750 £55,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year -11.36% +18.92% -8.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9701 11267 16153
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.40% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8787 10272 14032
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +1.85%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in the City of London

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in the City of London

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in the City of London

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) Finance
3 13 (35.14%) C#
4 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
4 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (32.43%) CRM
4 12 (32.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (27.03%) Power BI
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (24.32%) Dynamics 365
8 8 (21.62%) Advertising
8 8 (21.62%) Banking
8 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (18.92%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
10 6 (16.22%) Analytics
10 6 (16.22%) User Stories
10 6 (16.22%) Retail Banking
10 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
10 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
10 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
10 6 (16.22%) Workflow
10 6 (16.22%) MS Access
10 6 (16.22%) VBA

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project Server
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (18.92%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (10.81%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (24.32%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (8.11%) Office 365
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (27.03%) Power BI
3 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (16.22%) MS Access
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.70%) Big Data
7 1 (2.70%) HDInsight
7 1 (2.70%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Advertising
2 8 (21.62%) Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Investment Banking
3 6 (16.22%) Retail Banking
4 5 (13.51%) Retail
5 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (10.81%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
3 4 (10.81%) HTML
3 4 (10.81%) HTML5
4 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.11%) CSS3
4 3 (8.11%) jQuery
4 3 (8.11%) JSON
4 3 (8.11%) Node.js
4 3 (8.11%) React
4 3 (8.11%) WCF
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
4 3 (8.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 3 (8.11%) WPF
5 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Windows
1 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) CRM
2 6 (16.22%) Analytics
2 6 (16.22%) Asset Management
2 6 (16.22%) Business Analysis
2 6 (16.22%) User Stories
2 6 (16.22%) Workflow
3 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) Fund Management
3 4 (10.81%) MVC
4 3 (8.11%) Document Management
4 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
4 3 (8.11%) Information Architecture
4 3 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (8.11%) SOLID
4 3 (8.11%) Web Development
4 3 (8.11%) Workflow Development
5 2 (5.41%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (5.41%) Investment Management
5 2 (5.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) C#
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 8 (21.62%) T-SQL
5 6 (16.22%) VBA
6 3 (8.11%) C
6 3 (8.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (2.70%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (81.08%) Microsoft