The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - - 115
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - - 0.87%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 19
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
MCSD
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
476 728 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 29.97% 32.10% 31.14%
Number of salaries quoted 359 491 511
Median salary £41,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Buckinghamshire region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCSD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Typemock
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) MCAD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) NUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C++/C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Typemock
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft