The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Developer
London / City of London
Rank 219 259 301
Rank change year-on-year +40 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 7 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.14% 0.20% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.21% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 13
Median salary £55,000 £56,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,250 £52,250 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £65,000 £64,600
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,006
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in the City of London

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
3 12 (70.59%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (47.06%) C#
6 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 6 (35.29%) ETL
7 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) Advertising
8 5 (29.41%) CRM
8 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) Retail
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (23.53%) Power BI
10 3 (17.65%) Fintech
10 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (17.65%) Tableau
10 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
10 3 (17.65%) OLAP
10 3 (17.65%) CMS

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (35.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Power BI
7 3 (17.65%) OLAP
8 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (5.88%) Big Data
9 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
9 1 (5.88%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (5.88%) Pentaho
9 1 (5.88%) QlikView
9 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (29.41%) Advertising
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 1 (5.88%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) MDX
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (11.76%) WCF
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
5 1 (5.88%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (17.65%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) ETL
2 5 (29.41%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (11.76%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (11.76%) Information Management
4 2 (11.76%) Kimball Methodology
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Insight
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 8 (47.06%) C#
3 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
4 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.76%) C
7 1 (5.88%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
7 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
1 3 (17.65%) MCP
1 3 (17.65%) MCPD
1 3 (17.65%) MCTS
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Tableau
3 1 (5.88%) Alteryx
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Facebook
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