The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 25 32
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 7.74% 3.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - 25.00% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 6
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MCSD
Manchester

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

Qualifications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 48 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.00% 30.97% 32.73%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 53
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

MCSD
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Bolton