Period
to 23 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 475 441 555
Rank change year-on-year -34 +114 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 73 97 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.33% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.34% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 69 98 58
South East median annual salary £65,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.44% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £59,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +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 29,287 28,740 36,980
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 96.80% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 24,355 24,091 31,482
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,955 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Hampshire -26 32 £65,000 +6.12%
Thames Valley +5 20 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Surrey +9 15 £62,500 +13.64% 1
Berkshire +4 12 £51,250 +28.13% 2
Oxfordshire -19 5 £39,000 -10.86%
East Sussex -20 3 £37,500 -31.82%
Buckinghamshire - 3 £60,000 -
Isle of Wight - 2 £41,250 -
Sussex -16 1 - -
Microsoft Developer
England

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

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 South East region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 63 (86.30%) Microsoft
2 47 (64.38%) SQL Server
3 45 (61.64%) CRM
3 45 (61.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 39 (53.42%) .NET
5 38 (52.05%) C#
5 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
6 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (45.21%) CSS
8 32 (43.84%) HTML
9 27 (36.99%) SQL
10 16 (21.92%) Advertising
11 14 (19.18%) Dynamics 365
12 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
14 10 (13.70%) Dynamics NAV
14 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (13.70%) T-SQL
14 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (12.33%) Web Services
15 9 (12.33%) MVC
15 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (10.96%) jQuery
16 8 (10.96%) Retail
16 8 (10.96%) C
16 8 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
17 7 (9.59%) Finance
17 7 (9.59%) ERP

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 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 1 (1.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 45 (61.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (13.70%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (2.74%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.18%) Dynamics 365
2 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (64.38%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (16.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.85%) Power BI
5 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.11%) Big Data
7 3 (4.11%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (4.11%) QlikView
8 2 (2.74%) DTS
8 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.74%) OLAP
9 1 (1.37%) MySQL
9 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (21.92%) Advertising
2 8 (10.96%) Retail
3 7 (9.59%) Finance
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (53.42%) .NET
2 33 (45.21%) CSS
3 32 (43.84%) HTML
4 9 (12.33%) Web Services
5 8 (10.96%) jQuery
6 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (6.85%) XML
8 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
8 4 (5.48%) HTML5
9 3 (4.11%) REST
9 3 (4.11%) WPF
10 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (2.74%) React
10 2 (2.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
11 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
11 1 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (1.37%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.11%) Clustering
2 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.48%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (61.64%) CRM
2 35 (47.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (12.33%) MVC
5 8 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (9.59%) ERP
7 6 (8.22%) ETL
8 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.48%) TDD
9 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.11%) CQRS
10 3 (4.11%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
10 3 (4.11%) OOP
10 3 (4.11%) Pair Programming
10 3 (4.11%) Test Automation
11 2 (2.74%) Data Modelling
11 2 (2.74%) Migration
11 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) C#
1 38 (52.05%) JavaScript
2 27 (36.99%) SQL
3 10 (13.70%) T-SQL
4 8 (10.96%) C
5 2 (2.74%) PHP
6 1 (1.37%) C++
6 1 (1.37%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) VBScript
6 1 (1.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.37%) ACCA
4 1 (1.37%) CIMA
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) GDPR
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (86.30%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.11%) Capita
2 3 (4.11%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) Epicor
3 1 (1.37%) Infor
3 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.37%) Sage
3 1 (1.37%) SAP
3 1 (1.37%) Tableau