The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Developer
England / South West
Rank 228 249 240
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.080% 0.068% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.082% 0.070% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,900 £40,000 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £42,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4855 5684 5853
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.66% 96.72% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4048 4697 4899
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +5.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title.

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
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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dorset - 2 £47,750 - 1
Wiltshire - 2 £42,500 -
Microsoft Developer
England

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (62.50%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
4 4 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) EDI
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) C#
5 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (12.50%) Advertising
7 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 1 (12.50%) X++
7 1 (12.50%) HTML
7 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 1 (12.50%) OLAP
7 1 (12.50%) IIS
7 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 1 (12.50%) CSS
7 1 (12.50%) ERP
7 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP
3 1 (12.50%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) EDI
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + pension, negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago