The median annual salary for a Senior Microsoft Developer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Senior Microsoft Developer
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 825 912 961
Rank change year-on-year +87 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Microsoft Developer 33 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.039% 0.040% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.042% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 33 26 15
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £51,300 £37,250 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,250 £64,200
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Microsoft Developer in the UK

Senior Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Microsoft Developer in the UK

Senior Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Microsoft Developer over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Microsoft Developer in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Microsoft Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +110 33 £55,000 - 4
London +93 19 £54,000 -4.00% 3
Surrey +45 7 £55,000 -
South East +44 7 £55,000 -
Guildford - 7 £55,000 -
East of England +21 3 £55,000 -
Suffolk - 3 £55,000 -
City of London +38 2 £55,000 -12.00% 1
North West -14 2 £50,000 +14.94% 1
Manchester -23 2 £50,000 -12.66%
South West +29 1 £52,500 -
Dorset - 1 £52,500 -
Bournemouth - 1 £52,500 -

Senior Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 54 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 44 (78.57%) SQL Server
3 38 (67.86%) C#
3 38 (67.86%) SQL
4 35 (62.50%) .NET
5 33 (58.93%) MS Excel
6 30 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (48.21%) CRM
8 27 (48.21%) Dynamics CRM
9 24 (42.86%) T-SQL
10 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (37.50%) SharePoint
12 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
13 12 (21.43%) Power BI
14 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
15 10 (17.86%) HTML
15 10 (17.86%) ETL
15 10 (17.86%) MVC
15 10 (17.86%) JIRA
15 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (17.86%) Tableau
15 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (16.07%) Analytics
16 9 (16.07%) REST
16 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
16 9 (16.07%) TDD
16 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse

Senior Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) Confluence
2 3 (5.36%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (58.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (48.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.50%) Asana
3 3 (5.36%) Azure Machine Learning
4 2 (3.57%) Data Lake Analytics
4 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (78.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (21.43%) Power BI
4 11 (19.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (17.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (8.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (8.93%) OLAP
10 4 (7.14%) Big Data
10 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (5.36%) MySQL
11 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
11 3 (5.36%) QlikView
11 3 (5.36%) Snowflake Schema
11 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (3.57%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) JIRA
2 7 (12.50%) NUnit
2 7 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (14.29%) Advertising
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (62.50%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
3 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (17.86%) HTML
4 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (16.07%) REST
5 8 (14.29%) HTML5
5 8 (14.29%) jQuery
5 8 (14.29%) NHibernate
5 8 (14.29%) RESTful
5 8 (14.29%) Web Services
5 8 (14.29%) XML
6 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 7 (12.50%) Dapper ORM
6 7 (12.50%) JSON
6 7 (12.50%) WCF
6 7 (12.50%) XHTML
6 7 (12.50%) XSLT
7 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
8 3 (5.36%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) W3C
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Replication
3 2 (3.57%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (53.57%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (48.21%) CRM
3 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.86%) ETL
4 10 (17.86%) MVC
5 9 (16.07%) Analytics
5 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
5 9 (16.07%) TDD
6 8 (14.29%) BDD
6 8 (14.29%) SOLID
7 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
7 6 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (8.93%) Scrum
9 4 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.14%) Machine Learning
9 4 (7.14%) Predictive Analytics
10 3 (5.36%) Data Visualisation
10 3 (5.36%) Investment Management
10 3 (5.36%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 38 (67.86%) C#
1 38 (67.86%) SQL
2 24 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (7.14%) C
4 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 4 (7.14%) Java
5 3 (5.36%) R
6 1 (1.79%) C++
6 1 (1.79%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
6 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.79%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 54 (96.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.86%) Tableau
3 2 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (1.79%) Alteryx
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