Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

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

Microsoft Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 292 238
Rank change year-on-year +36 -54 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 22 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.30% 0.22% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.22% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20 18 27
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +31.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,600 £32,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £49,300
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +10.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,011 8,009 6,926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.70% 97.53% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5,880 6,741 5,867
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,250 £63,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Manchester

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in Manchester

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, Microsoft Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) C
2 13 (59.09%) Dynamics NAV
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (36.36%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (36.36%) Advertising
6 7 (31.82%) Dynamics AX
6 7 (31.82%) X++
7 6 (27.27%) C#
7 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 5 (22.73%) ERP
8 5 (22.73%) Retail
9 4 (18.18%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
9 4 (18.18%) Logistics
10 3 (13.64%) .NET
10 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
11 2 (9.09%) CRM
11 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
11 2 (9.09%) Data Security
11 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
12 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
12 1 (4.55%) MorphX
12 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
12 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (31.82%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (36.36%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) MorphX
General
1 8 (36.36%) Advertising
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) Retail
4 4 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Analytical Mindset
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ERP
2 4 (18.18%) Logistics
3 3 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Data Security
5 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C
2 12 (54.55%) SQL
3 7 (31.82%) X++
4 6 (27.27%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft