Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 307 339 336
Rank change year-on-year +32 -3 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 23 11 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.22% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.10% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 15
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -20.83%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £56,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,750 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.50% - +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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 West
Permanent vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 10020 10556 11566
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 96.96% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8299 8909 9807
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in the South West

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in the South West

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in the South West

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Bristol -16 7 £47,500 +5.56%
Devon +22 5 £67,500 +22.73%
Dorset -4 3 £43,000 +14.67%
Somerset - 3 £35,000 -
Cornwall - 3 £39,000 -
Wiltshire +6 2 £65,000 +33.33% 1
Microsoft Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South West region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (47.83%) C#
4 11 (47.83%) .NET
5 10 (43.48%) CRM
5 10 (43.48%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (43.48%) Finance
6 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
6 9 (39.13%) Advertising
7 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
7 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
8 6 (26.09%) Power BI
9 5 (21.74%) SDLC
9 5 (21.74%) MVC
9 5 (21.74%) Electronics
9 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
9 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
9 5 (21.74%) SAP
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
9 5 (21.74%) Marketing
9 5 (21.74%) X++
9 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
9 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) Dynamics AX

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (4.35%) IIS
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (26.09%) Power BI
4 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (13.04%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (8.70%) OLAP
8 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (4.35%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 9 (39.13%) Advertising
3 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
4 5 (21.74%) Electronics
4 5 (21.74%) Manufacturing
4 5 (21.74%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
4 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (8.70%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (43.48%) CRM
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
3 5 (21.74%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) Data Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Visualisation
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow
5 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 11 (47.83%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) T-SQL
4 5 (21.74%) X++
5 1 (4.35%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) WatchGuard