The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - 93 83
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 34 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 1.81% 3.06%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.25% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 34 57
Average salary - £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MCAD
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
590 544 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.60% 29.03% 38.06%
Number of salaries quoted 425 477 602
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,150 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCAD
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCAD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) MCP
1 16 (100.00%) MCSD
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) NUnit
1 16 (100.00%) WCF
1 16 (100.00%) WPF
1 16 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 14 (87.50%) MS Excel
3 11 (68.75%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (68.75%) Degree
3 11 (68.75%) Mentoring
4 10 (62.50%) Line Management
5 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (18.75%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) Code Coverage
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (6.25%) Progress

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 14 (87.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (68.75%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Team Leader
2 11 (68.75%) Development Team Leader
3 8 (50.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 8 (50.00%) Software Team Leader
4 4 (25.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (25.00%) Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) WCF
1 16 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 11 (68.75%) Mentoring
3 10 (62.50%) Line Management
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 1 (6.25%) Code Coverage
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) MCP
1 16 (100.00%) MCSD
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (68.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Progress