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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 108 - 105
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 10 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% - 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.77% - 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 0 9
Average salary £52,500 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
565 469 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.46% 27.87% 28.80%
Number of salaries quoted 445 416 394
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 1 April 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 23 (100.00%) IIS
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) MCSD
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
1 23 (100.00%) CRM
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 23 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (100.00%) MCTS
1 23 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 23 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 23 (100.00%) WCF
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) T-SQL
2 22 (95.65%) MCP
2 22 (95.65%) OOA/OOD
2 22 (95.65%) OO
2 22 (95.65%) Ajax

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) IIS
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 23 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 23 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (95.65%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 23 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) NUnit
1 1 (4.35%) CruiseControl
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (4.35%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 22 (95.65%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (4.35%) CRM Developer
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
1 23 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 23 (100.00%) WCF
2 22 (95.65%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) CRM
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) OOA/OOD
2 22 (95.65%) OO
3 1 (4.35%) SOA
3 1 (4.35%) MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 22 (95.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) MCSD
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 23 (100.00%) MCTS
2 22 (95.65%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) MCPD
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft