The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 665 705 712
Rank change year-on-year +40 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 202 207 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.22% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 185 177 227
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80401 89287 99134
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.98% 96.53% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 66065 76163 82600
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in England

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in England

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in England

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
London +65 101 £60,000 +9.09% 9
South East +55 54 £35,000 -22.22% 4
South West +3 11 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands +6 9 £45,000 - 3
North West -57 9 £50,000 +25.00% 4
East Midlands +19 6 £42,000 +12.00%
East of England -48 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Yorkshire -2 2 £47,000 +17.50% 1
North East +9 1 £35,000 -21.34% 1
Midlands - 1 £42,500 - 4
Microsoft Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 352 (91.43%) Microsoft
2 261 (67.79%) SQL Server
3 256 (66.49%) .NET
4 242 (62.86%) C#
5 185 (48.05%) CRM
6 179 (46.49%) SQL
6 179 (46.49%) Dynamics CRM
7 144 (37.40%) JavaScript
8 126 (32.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 114 (29.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 104 (27.01%) SQL Server 2008
11 103 (26.75%) Finance
12 102 (26.49%) T-SQL
12 102 (26.49%) Business Intelligence
13 99 (25.71%) ASP.NET
14 82 (21.30%) HTML
15 80 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
16 78 (20.26%) Microsoft Azure
17 77 (20.00%) XML
18 76 (19.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 74 (19.22%) CSS
20 63 (16.36%) MVC
21 59 (15.32%) .NET Framework
22 58 (15.06%) WCF
23 55 (14.29%) SharePoint
24 51 (13.25%) Power BI
25 50 (12.99%) SOAP
26 48 (12.47%) Web Services
26 48 (12.47%) SQL Server 2012
27 46 (11.95%) AngularJS

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 55 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (3.38%) Drupal
4 9 (2.34%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.08%) IIS
6 6 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.04%) CMS
8 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.78%) Confluence
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.52%) SAS
10 2 (0.52%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.26%) Apache
11 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (6.49%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (4.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 179 (46.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (6.75%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (5.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 78 (20.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.64%) Dynamics 365
3 11 (2.86%) Office 365
4 10 (2.60%) SaaS
5 9 (2.34%) Azure Machine Learning
6 7 (1.82%) Asana
7 5 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.30%) PaaS
8 3 (0.78%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (0.78%) IaaS
9 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
10 1 (0.26%) GitHub
10 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.78%) DNS
2 1 (0.26%) Firewall
2 1 (0.26%) Skype
2 1 (0.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (67.79%) SQL Server
2 126 (32.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 114 (29.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 104 (27.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 76 (19.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 51 (13.25%) Power BI
7 48 (12.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (8.83%) Data Warehouse
9 20 (5.19%) QlikView
9 20 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (4.42%) SQL Server 2014
11 15 (3.90%) SQL Server 2016
12 11 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
12 11 (2.86%) OLAP
13 8 (2.08%) Big Data
13 8 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
14 7 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (1.82%) Hadoop
14 7 (1.82%) Relational Database
15 6 (1.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 18 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (4.16%) JIRA
4 9 (2.34%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.08%) NUnit
6 7 (1.82%) SpecFlow
7 6 (1.56%) Subversion
8 4 (1.04%) CruiseControl
8 4 (1.04%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.04%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.78%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.52%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.52%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.52%) Protractor
10 2 (0.52%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.26%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.26%) MorphX
11 1 (0.26%) NCrunch
11 1 (0.26%) Selenium
11 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 103 (26.75%) Finance
2 41 (10.65%) Banking
3 26 (6.75%) Advertising
4 24 (6.23%) Manufacturing
5 16 (4.16%) Retail
6 13 (3.38%) Marketing
7 9 (2.34%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.82%) Electronics
9 6 (1.56%) Law
9 6 (1.56%) Publishing
10 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
10 4 (1.04%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.52%) Automotive
11 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.26%) Back Office
12 1 (0.26%) Front Office
12 1 (0.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (66.49%) .NET
2 99 (25.71%) ASP.NET
3 82 (21.30%) HTML
4 77 (20.00%) XML
5 74 (19.22%) CSS
6 59 (15.32%) .NET Framework
7 58 (15.06%) WCF
8 50 (12.99%) SOAP
9 48 (12.47%) Web Services
10 46 (11.95%) AngularJS
11 43 (11.17%) LINQ
12 38 (9.87%) ASP.NET Web API
13 37 (9.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 35 (9.09%) HTML5
15 31 (8.05%) Entity Framework
16 23 (5.97%) React
17 21 (5.45%) MDX
18 17 (4.42%) ADO.NET
18 17 (4.42%) jQuery
18 17 (4.42%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.90%) FMCG
3 13 (3.38%) Greenfield Project
4 11 (2.86%) Computer Science
5 9 (2.34%) Fintech
6 8 (2.08%) NHS
7 7 (1.82%) W3C
8 5 (1.30%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.04%) User Experience
10 3 (0.78%) Clustering
10 3 (0.78%) iPad
10 3 (0.78%) Replication
10 3 (0.78%) Social Network
11 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
11 2 (0.52%) Fixed Income
11 2 (0.52%) Thin Client
12 1 (0.26%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.26%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.26%) Reference Data
12 1 (0.26%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.68%) Windows
2 2 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (48.05%) CRM
2 102 (26.49%) Business Intelligence
3 80 (20.78%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (16.36%) MVC
5 41 (10.65%) Line Management
6 40 (10.39%) ETL
7 30 (7.79%) Analytics
8 23 (5.97%) Scrum
9 21 (5.45%) Mentoring
10 20 (5.19%) Data Modelling
11 18 (4.68%) ERP
12 17 (4.42%) Logistics
12 17 (4.42%) Workflow
13 15 (3.90%) TDD
14 14 (3.64%) Data Visualisation
14 14 (3.64%) Document Management
14 14 (3.64%) Migration
14 14 (3.64%) SDLC
14 14 (3.64%) Visualisation
15 13 (3.38%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 242 (62.86%) C#
2 179 (46.49%) SQL
3 144 (37.40%) JavaScript
4 102 (26.49%) T-SQL
5 23 (5.97%) VB.NET
6 15 (3.90%) C
7 14 (3.64%) PHP
8 11 (2.86%) R
9 9 (2.34%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.82%) X++
11 3 (0.78%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.78%) VBScript
12 2 (0.52%) C++
12 2 (0.52%) Java
12 2 (0.52%) VB
12 2 (0.52%) VBA
13 1 (0.26%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.26%) Python
13 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (7.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (4.94%) Degree
3 6 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (1.30%) MCTS
5 3 (0.78%) MCP
5 3 (0.78%) MCPD
6 1 (0.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.78%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 7 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 352 (91.43%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.75%) Tableau
3 17 (4.42%) Oracle
4 8 (2.08%) iManage
4 8 (2.08%) LexisNexis
5 7 (1.82%) SAP
6 4 (1.04%) Cognizant
7 3 (0.78%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.52%) Cognos
9 1 (0.26%) Alteryx
9 1 (0.26%) Facebook
9 1 (0.26%) Google
9 1 (0.26%) IBM
9 1 (0.26%) RedGate
9 1 (0.26%) Sage
9 1 (0.26%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.26%) VMware
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