Period
to 26 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 475 473 566
Rank change year-on-year -2 +93 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 74 72 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.24% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66 74 68
South East median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -14.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +11.11%

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 30,511 28,802 37,842
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.94% 96.98% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 25,427 24,078 32,218
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +26 31 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Hampshire -29 23 £65,000 +52.94% 5
Surrey -3 15 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Oxfordshire -9 12 £50,000 - 1
Berkshire +3 11 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Buckinghamshire - 8 £50,500 -
Kent +2 2 £47,500 +35.71%
West Sussex -1 1 - -
Isle of Wight - 1 £45,000 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 South East region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 64 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 47 (63.51%) SQL Server
3 38 (51.35%) .NET
4 37 (50.00%) CRM
4 37 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 34 (45.95%) C#
6 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
7 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (35.14%) SQL
8 26 (35.14%) HTML
9 23 (31.08%) CSS
10 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (24.32%) Advertising
12 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 13 (17.57%) T-SQL
14 12 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (16.22%) Dynamics 365
15 11 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (12.16%) ETL
16 9 (12.16%) C
16 9 (12.16%) Dynamics NAV
17 8 (10.81%) Finance
18 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
18 7 (9.46%) Web Services
18 7 (9.46%) MVC
18 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2016
19 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
19 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012

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 3 (4.05%) IIS
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 37 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (12.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (63.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.41%) Power BI
7 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (4.05%) OLAP
8 3 (4.05%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (4.05%) QlikView
9 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.35%) Big Data
10 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.35%) DTS
10 1 (1.35%) MySQL
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (24.32%) Advertising
2 8 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (51.35%) .NET
2 26 (35.14%) HTML
3 23 (31.08%) CSS
4 7 (9.46%) Web Services
5 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
5 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (6.76%) jQuery
7 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (5.41%) React
7 4 (5.41%) WCF
8 3 (4.05%) SignalR
9 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.35%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.35%) HTML5
9 1 (1.35%) NHibernate
9 1 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Clustering
2 4 (5.41%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.35%) Android
2 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) CRM
2 30 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (16.22%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (14.86%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (12.16%) ETL
6 7 (9.46%) MVC
7 6 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (5.41%) Migration
9 3 (4.05%) Coaching
9 3 (4.05%) Data Migration
9 3 (4.05%) Kimball Methodology
9 3 (4.05%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
9 3 (4.05%) Workflow
10 2 (2.70%) Data Modelling
10 2 (2.70%) OOP
10 2 (2.70%) SDLC
10 2 (2.70%) TDD
10 2 (2.70%) Visualisation
10 2 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) C#
2 33 (44.59%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.14%) SQL
4 13 (17.57%) T-SQL
5 9 (12.16%) C
6 2 (2.70%) X++
7 1 (1.35%) C++
7 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.05%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) MCTS
3 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) ACCA
4 1 (1.35%) CIMA
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) GDPR
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (86.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.41%) Oracle
3 1 (1.35%) Epicor
3 1 (1.35%) Infor
3 1 (1.35%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.35%) Sage
3 1 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.35%) SAP
3 1 (1.35%) Tableau