The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 18 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 10 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 8.47% 9.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category 19.23% 30.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 0
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
52 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 44.07% 30.00% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 12
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £37,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £67,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSD
Essex

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSD across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

MCSD
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSD across the Basildon region.

MCSD Salary Trend in Basildon

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing MCSD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSD.

1 21 (100.00%) C#
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) MCP
1 21 (100.00%) MCAD
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
1 21 (100.00%) Scrum
1 21 (100.00%) WinForms
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
1 21 (100.00%) NUnit
1 21 (100.00%) MCTS
1 21 (100.00%) WCF
1 21 (100.00%) WPF
1 21 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 21 (100.00%) Kanban
1 21 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 21 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 21 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 21 (100.00%) MSTest
1 21 (100.00%) MVVM
1 21 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 21 (100.00%) Moq
1 21 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 21 (100.00%) Ninject
1 21 (100.00%) Razor View Engine

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing MCSD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (100.00%) NUnit
1 21 (100.00%) MSTest
1 21 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 21 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
1 21 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 21 (100.00%) WinForms
1 21 (100.00%) WCF
1 21 (100.00%) WPF
1 21 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 21 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 21 (100.00%) Ninject
1 21 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 21 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 21 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 21 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) MVC
1 21 (100.00%) Scrum
1 21 (100.00%) TDD
1 21 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 21 (100.00%) Kanban
1 21 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 21 (100.00%) MVVM
1 21 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) MCP
1 21 (100.00%) MCAD
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (100.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft