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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.18% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MCSD
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
274 266 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 50.55% 50.76% 40.80%
Number of salaries quoted 85 136 153
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MCSD
Salary Trend in Bracknell

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Bracknell

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 6 (75.00%) WCF
2 6 (75.00%) LINQ
2 6 (75.00%) MonoRail
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
2 6 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
2 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) MCP
2 6 (75.00%) MCAD
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Games
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) NUnit
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
2 6 (75.00%) MCTS
2 6 (75.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (75.00%) NUnit
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
General
1 6 (75.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) WCF
1 6 (75.00%) LINQ
1 6 (75.00%) MonoRail
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Castle Windsor
1 6 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) Ajax
1 6 (75.00%) NHibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Web Application Development
1 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Scrum
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCP
2 6 (75.00%) MCAD
2 6 (75.00%) MCTS
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification