Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 20 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 141 156
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 3 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.15% 0.46% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.48% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 3
Wales median annual salary £52,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -11.76% +54.55%
10th Percentile £31,600 £30,000 £29,850
90th Percentile £58,875 £41,250 £43,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 2001 2506 2698
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.47% 96.57% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1739 2169 2276
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £22,950 £22,000 £22,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 November 2017.

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 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
South Wales +20 2 £42,750 +14.00%
Mid Wales - 1 £52,500 -
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

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

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) COM
3 1 (33.33%) ActiveX
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (33.33%) X++
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Power BI
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (33.33%) GDPR

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Power BI
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ActiveX
2 1 (33.33%) COM
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
1 1 (33.33%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft