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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - 78 75
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 38 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 2.05% 3.25%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.90% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 0 38 60
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
605 551 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.33% 29.75% 36.23%
Number of salaries quoted 424 487 580
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (100.00%) C#
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 20 (100.00%) MCP
1 20 (100.00%) MCSD
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) NUnit
1 20 (100.00%) WCF
1 20 (100.00%) WPF
1 20 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
4 14 (70.00%) Degree
5 13 (65.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (65.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 6 (30.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Code Coverage
7 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.00%) Progress
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 16 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (65.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) NUnit
2 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Team Leader
2 12 (60.00%) Development Team Leader
3 9 (45.00%) Software Development Team Leader
3 9 (45.00%) Software Team Leader
4 7 (35.00%) Developer
5 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
5 6 (30.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) WCF
1 20 (100.00%) WPF
2 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 6 (30.00%) User Stories
3 2 (10.00%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) MCP
1 20 (100.00%) MCSD
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (70.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Progress