Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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

Microsoft Developer
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 490 510 552
Rank change year-on-year +20 +42 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 55 53 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 49 84
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +23.53%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 29,787 30,776 39,340
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.67% 96.91% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24,862 25,549 33,267
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in the South East

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in the South East

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the South East over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in the South East

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +16 24 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Hampshire -20 15 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Oxfordshire -7 11 £52,500 +23.53%
West Sussex +3 8 £58,750 +23.68% 2
Buckinghamshire - 7 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +18 6 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Surrey -9 5 £52,500 -14.29% 4
Kent +22 2 £47,500 +2.70%
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 South East region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 43 (78.18%) Microsoft
2 30 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 30 (54.55%) .NET
3 26 (47.27%) SQL
4 23 (41.82%) C#
5 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (32.73%) Dynamics CRM
6 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
6 18 (32.73%) CRM
7 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (21.82%) HTML
11 12 (21.82%) Advertising
11 12 (21.82%) Dynamics NAV
12 11 (20.00%) C
13 9 (16.36%) T-SQL
13 9 (16.36%) Finance
13 9 (16.36%) Power BI
14 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
14 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
14 8 (14.55%) CSS
14 8 (14.55%) QlikView
14 8 (14.55%) Performance Tuning
14 8 (14.55%) Database Tuning
14 8 (14.55%) Tableau
15 7 (12.73%) Web Development
15 7 (12.73%) MVC
15 7 (12.73%) Dynamics 365

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (14.55%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (7.27%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (5.45%) IIS
5 2 (3.64%) Drupal
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (32.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (21.82%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (3.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.73%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 19 (34.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (16.36%) Power BI
5 8 (14.55%) QlikView
6 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (7.27%) Data Mining
7 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.82%) MS Access
9 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (21.82%) Advertising
2 9 (16.36%) Finance
3 4 (7.27%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (54.55%) .NET
2 12 (21.82%) HTML
3 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET
3 8 (14.55%) CSS
4 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
5 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (7.27%) WCF
7 3 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (5.45%) React
7 3 (5.45%) SignalR
8 2 (3.64%) ADO.NET
8 2 (3.64%) Code First Entity Framework
8 2 (3.64%) Entity Framework
8 2 (3.64%) jQuery
8 2 (3.64%) Web Services
8 2 (3.64%) XML
9 1 (1.82%) COM
9 1 (1.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) FMCG
4 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.73%) CRM
2 14 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (14.55%) Database Tuning
4 8 (14.55%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (12.73%) MVC
5 7 (12.73%) Web Development
6 6 (10.91%) Workflow
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.27%) Complex ETL
8 4 (7.27%) Data Governance
8 4 (7.27%) ETL
8 4 (7.27%) Information Architecture
8 4 (7.27%) Resource Management
8 4 (7.27%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Coaching
9 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.45%) Migration
10 2 (3.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (47.27%) SQL
2 23 (41.82%) C#
3 18 (32.73%) JavaScript
4 11 (20.00%) C
5 9 (16.36%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.64%) VBA
6 2 (3.64%) X++
7 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.45%) MCTS
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 43 (78.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Tableau
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.82%) Sun
4 1 (1.82%) TOWER Software