The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 123 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 6 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.73% 0.068%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.18% 2.23% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 1
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
MCAD
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
508 584 400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.25% 32.79% 27.01%
Number of salaries quoted 393 508 351
Average salary £42,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MCAD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Birmingham

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 14 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
1 14 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 14 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) MCP
1 14 (100.00%) MCSD
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
1 14 (100.00%) Automotive
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 14 (100.00%) Ajax
1 14 (100.00%) MCTS
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (100.00%) Web Development
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
1 14 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 14 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 14 (100.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Developer
1 14 (100.00%) VB.NET Developer
1 14 (100.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 14 (100.00%) Ajax
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) Classic ASP
1 14 (100.00%) CSS
1 14 (100.00%) CSS3
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) HTML5
1 14 (100.00%) jQuery
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
1 14 (100.00%) SDLC
1 14 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 14 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 14 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) MCP
1 14 (100.00%) MCSD
1 14 (100.00%) MCTS
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft