The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 56 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.31% 0.68% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 2.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCAD
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Qualifications Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
113 72 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 35.31% 24.41% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 92 68 94
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £33,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

MCAD
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Bedford

MCAD
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MCAD 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 MCAD.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing MCAD 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 MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) Development Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft