The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Developer
England / East of England
Rank 235 246 264
Rank change year-on-year +11 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 7 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.12% 0.40% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.41% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 12
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.07% +44.44%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5775 7042 7151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.07% 96.28% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4619 5689 5743
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
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 East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in the East of England

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in the East of England

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in the East of England

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk +22 4 £55,000 -12.00%
Cambridgeshire +9 3 £50,000 -23.07%
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 11 (78.57%) .NET
4 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (64.29%) C#
6 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (57.14%) WPF
7 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
8 6 (42.86%) Web Services
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (35.71%) Power BI
9 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
9 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (35.71%) ETL
9 5 (35.71%) DNS
9 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
10 4 (28.57%) Windows
10 4 (28.57%) CRM
10 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
10 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
10 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
10 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
10 4 (28.57%) WCF
10 4 (28.57%) Waterfall

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (21.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (14.29%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (35.71%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (35.71%) Power BI
5 3 (21.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (21.43%) MySQL
5 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
5 3 (21.43%) Snowflake Schema
6 2 (14.29%) MS Access
6 2 (14.29%) SAP BW
6 2 (14.29%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) WPF
3 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (28.57%) WCF
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
5 3 (21.43%) SOAP
5 3 (21.43%) XML
6 2 (14.29%) MDX
6 2 (14.29%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
1 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) Software Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 3 (21.43%) Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
4 3 (21.43%) Database Optimisation
4 3 (21.43%) ERP
4 3 (21.43%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
4 3 (21.43%) Workflow
5 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) ETL Development
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
5 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) TypeScript
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
7 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) JD Edwards
2 3 (21.43%) Tableau
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) SAP