Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

Microsoft Developer
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 130 144
Rank change year-on-year +5 +14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 6 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.30% 0.16% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.16% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 12
Wales median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +40.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £43,750 £31,600 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,875 £44,625
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,939 1,881 2,547
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.00% 97.56% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,601 1,629 2,195
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £56,700 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer in Wales

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in Wales

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in Wales over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Developer in Wales

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the Wales region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
North Wales - 5 £57,500 -
South Wales -8 1 £37,500 -12.28% 1
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Wales region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (83.33%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (83.33%) Logistics
2 5 (83.33%) X++
2 5 (83.33%) MorphX
2 5 (83.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ODBC
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (83.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MorphX
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) ODBC
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) Data Migration
2 5 (83.33%) ERP
2 5 (83.33%) Logistics
2 5 (83.33%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Regression Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 5 (83.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) X++
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft