Microsoft Developer
UK

The median Microsoft Developer salary in the UK is £52,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

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

6 months to
3 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 791 943 1037
Rank change year-on-year +152 +94 -267
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 45 89 133
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.080% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.085% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 34 60 97
10th Percentile £42,000 £46,750 £42,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £65,250 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -19.54% +13.48% +9.52%
75th Percentile £63,250 £80,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -17.39% - +21.05%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 77,031 104,241 136,469
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 93.48% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 57,563 65,286 84,676
10th Percentile £28,573 £32,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,085 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.66% +6.00% +5.26%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in the UK

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Developer.

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in the UK

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Developer over the 6 months to 3 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in the UK

Microsoft Developer
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 3 March 2024. 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
Jobs
England +179 45 £52,500 -19.85% 21
UK excluding London +81 30 £47,500 -17.39% 15
Work from Home +114 19 £53,750 -2.27% 7
North of England +121 15 £45,000 -30.77% 1
London +167 13 £62,500 -10.71% 7
Midlands +58 8 £52,500 -4.63% 5
North East +11 8 £45,000 -40.00% 1
South East +66 6 £47,914 -21.77% 5
West Midlands +60 6 £52,500 -4.63% 5
North West +51 5 £65,000 +18.18%
Yorkshire +95 2 £59,000 -9.23%
East Midlands - 2 £47,500 -
East of England +52 1 £57,500 +4.55% 2

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 3 March 2024, Microsoft Developer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 44 (97.78%) Microsoft
2 27 (60.00%) Azure
2 27 (60.00%) Power Platform
3 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
4 20 (44.44%) C#
4 20 (44.44%) Agile
5 17 (37.78%) .NET
5 17 (37.78%) PowerApps
6 14 (31.11%) Social Skills
7 13 (28.89%) Power Automate
7 13 (28.89%) SharePoint
7 13 (28.89%) DevOps
8 12 (26.67%) Power BI
9 11 (24.44%) CRM
9 11 (24.44%) Scrum
9 11 (24.44%) Dynamics CRM
9 11 (24.44%) Dynamics 365
10 10 (22.22%) Degree
10 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (22.22%) User Experience
11 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 9 (20.00%) HTML
12 8 (17.78%) SDLC
12 8 (17.78%) Microsoft 365
13 7 (15.56%) Git
13 7 (15.56%) Azure DevOps
13 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
13 7 (15.56%) CSS
13 7 (15.56%) SQL
13 7 (15.56%) Web Development

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (28.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (60.00%) Azure
1 27 (60.00%) Power Platform
2 17 (37.78%) PowerApps
3 13 (28.89%) Power Automate
4 11 (24.44%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (17.78%) Microsoft 365
6 7 (15.56%) Azure DevOps
7 6 (13.33%) Azure Functions
7 6 (13.33%) Serverless
8 4 (8.89%) Azure Logic Apps
9 3 (6.67%) GitHub
10 2 (4.44%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (2.22%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.67%) Power BI
2 3 (6.67%) Power Query
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) OLAP
4 1 (2.22%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.22%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Git
2 3 (6.67%) NUnit
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) MSTest
3 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (31.11%) Social Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 3 (6.67%) Law
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Public Sector
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (20.00%) HTML
3 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
3 7 (15.56%) CSS
4 6 (13.33%) REST
5 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Core
5 4 (8.89%) React
6 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.44%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (4.44%) Vue
6 2 (4.44%) Web Services
7 1 (2.22%) Blazor
7 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.22%) MDX
7 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Graph
7 1 (2.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Product Ownership
2 2 (4.44%) Blockchain
2 2 (4.44%) Cloud Native
2 2 (4.44%) e-Learning
2 2 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.44%) Legacy Applications
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile
2 13 (28.89%) DevOps
3 11 (24.44%) CRM
3 11 (24.44%) Scrum
4 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (22.22%) User Experience
5 8 (17.78%) SDLC
6 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
6 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
6 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (15.56%) Web Development
7 6 (13.33%) CI/CD
7 6 (13.33%) TDD
8 5 (11.11%) DevSecOps
8 5 (11.11%) Kanban
8 5 (11.11%) UX Design
9 4 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.89%) Microservices
9 4 (8.89%) MVC
9 4 (8.89%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) JavaScript
2 20 (44.44%) C#
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.67%) Formula Language
5 3 (6.67%) Java
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) Data Analysis Expressions
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) Accessibility
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Vendors
1 44 (97.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) IBM
2 2 (4.44%) Red Hat