The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Developer
England / London
Rank 480 571 582
Rank change year-on-year +91 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 105 86 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.21% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 97 69 65
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,500 £62,500
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 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £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 London

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in London

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in London

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in London

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London +44 7 £55,000 -2.22% 4
Greenford - 3 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £60,000 -
Ealing - 3 £55,000 -
Beckenham - 1 - -
Brentford - 1 £50,000 -
Moorgate - 1 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 179 (92.75%) Microsoft
2 134 (69.43%) SQL Server
3 117 (60.62%) MS Excel
4 110 (56.99%) C#
5 106 (54.92%) SQL
6 105 (54.40%) CRM
7 103 (53.37%) .NET
8 102 (52.85%) Dynamics CRM
9 83 (43.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 78 (40.41%) Business Intelligence
11 77 (39.90%) T-SQL
12 60 (31.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 50 (25.91%) SharePoint
14 49 (25.39%) Finance
15 46 (23.83%) JavaScript
16 44 (22.80%) Data Warehouse
17 42 (21.76%) SQL Server 2008
17 42 (21.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 38 (19.69%) Microsoft Azure
19 35 (18.13%) Power BI
20 32 (16.58%) XML
21 31 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
21 31 (16.06%) WCF
22 29 (15.03%) ETL
23 28 (14.51%) SOAP
24 26 (13.47%) Banking
25 24 (12.44%) LINQ
25 24 (12.44%) Line Management
26 17 (8.81%) Analytics
27 16 (8.29%) Degree

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 50 (25.91%) SharePoint
2 11 (5.70%) IIS
3 6 (3.11%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (3.11%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (1.55%) CMS
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 117 (60.62%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 102 (52.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (5.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (4.15%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (1.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (1.04%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 38 (19.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.70%) Office 365
3 5 (2.59%) Azure Machine Learning
3 5 (2.59%) PaaS
4 4 (2.07%) Data Lake Analytics
4 4 (2.07%) IaaS
5 3 (1.55%) SaaS
6 2 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.52%) Firewall
1 1 (0.52%) FTP
1 1 (0.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (69.43%) SQL Server
2 83 (43.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 60 (31.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (22.80%) Data Warehouse
5 42 (21.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 42 (21.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 35 (18.13%) Power BI
7 13 (6.74%) SQL Server 2016
8 12 (6.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (5.18%) Big Data
10 9 (4.66%) OLAP
11 8 (4.15%) QlikView
12 6 (3.11%) HDInsight
13 5 (2.59%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (2.07%) Data Lake
15 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (1.55%) MySQL
16 2 (1.04%) MS Access
16 2 (1.04%) Qlik Sense
16 2 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (6.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (5.70%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.07%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.07%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.07%) MSBuild
4 3 (1.55%) JIRA
4 3 (1.55%) MorphX
4 3 (1.55%) Subversion
5 1 (0.52%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.52%) NCrunch
5 1 (0.52%) NUnit
5 1 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (25.39%) Finance
2 26 (13.47%) Banking
3 13 (6.74%) Advertising
4 9 (4.66%) Publishing
4 9 (4.66%) Retail
5 3 (1.55%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.55%) Front Office
5 3 (1.55%) Legal
6 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (53.37%) .NET
2 32 (16.58%) XML
3 31 (16.06%) WCF
4 28 (14.51%) SOAP
5 24 (12.44%) LINQ
6 14 (7.25%) Web Services
7 10 (5.18%) .NET Framework
7 10 (5.18%) ASP.NET
8 7 (3.63%) AngularJS
8 7 (3.63%) REST
9 6 (3.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (3.11%) MDX
10 4 (2.07%) ADO.NET
10 4 (2.07%) CSS
10 4 (2.07%) Entity Framework
10 4 (2.07%) jQuery
10 4 (2.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (1.55%) HTML
12 2 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (1.04%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) NHS
2 9 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.66%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.15%) Fintech
4 4 (2.07%) iPad
5 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.55%) Social Network
6 2 (1.04%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.18%) Windows
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (54.40%) CRM
2 78 (40.41%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (16.06%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (15.03%) ETL
5 24 (12.44%) Line Management
6 17 (8.81%) Analytics
7 13 (6.74%) ETL Development
8 11 (5.70%) Scrum
9 10 (5.18%) Data Modelling
9 10 (5.18%) Predictive Analytics
10 9 (4.66%) Business Analysis
10 9 (4.66%) Kimball Methodology
10 9 (4.66%) Machine Learning
11 8 (4.15%) Migration
12 7 (3.63%) Data Visualisation
12 7 (3.63%) Performance Management
12 7 (3.63%) Visualisation
13 6 (3.11%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.11%) Mathematics
13 6 (3.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 110 (56.99%) C#
2 106 (54.92%) SQL
3 77 (39.90%) T-SQL
4 46 (23.83%) JavaScript
5 10 (5.18%) VBA
6 5 (2.59%) Java
6 5 (2.59%) R
7 4 (2.07%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 4 (2.07%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.07%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.55%) C
9 2 (1.04%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
Qualifications
1 16 (8.29%) Degree
2 13 (6.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.55%) MCP
3 3 (1.55%) MCPD
3 3 (1.55%) MCTS
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.59%) QA
3 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 179 (92.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.77%) Tableau
3 4 (2.07%) Cognos
3 4 (2.07%) Oracle
4 3 (1.55%) Concur
5 2 (1.04%) Sage
6 1 (0.52%) Alteryx
6 1 (0.52%) Facebook
City, London
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Gym, Pension, Remote/Flexi Work
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Childcare, Health, 30 days hols
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago