The first table below looks at the demand for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 99 96 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 24 26 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.33% 1.56% 1.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.63% 4.33% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 35
Average salary £38,750 £38,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
661 601 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 36.62% 36.16% 43.49%
Number of salaries quoted 476 511 705
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCAD
Cambridgeshire

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MCAD
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Cambridge

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 50 (100.00%) C#
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 50 (100.00%) MCP
1 50 (100.00%) MCSD
1 50 (100.00%) TDD
1 50 (100.00%) NUnit
1 50 (100.00%) MCTS
1 50 (100.00%) Scrum
1 50 (100.00%) Kanban
1 50 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 50 (100.00%) Moq
1 50 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (50.00%) MVC
2 25 (50.00%) BDD
2 25 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 25 (50.00%) Ninject
2 25 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 25 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 25 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 25 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 25 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 25 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (50.00%) MSTest
2 25 (50.00%) MVVM
2 25 (50.00%) WinForms
2 25 (50.00%) NHibernate

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (100.00%) NUnit
1 50 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 50 (100.00%) Moq
2 25 (50.00%) MSTest
General
1 25 (50.00%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 25 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 25 (50.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
2 25 (50.00%) Ninject
2 25 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 25 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
2 25 (50.00%) Spring.NET
2 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 25 (50.00%) WinForms
2 25 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 25 (50.00%) WCF
2 25 (50.00%) WPF
2 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) TDD
1 50 (100.00%) Scrum
1 50 (100.00%) Kanban
2 25 (50.00%) MVC
2 25 (50.00%) BDD
2 25 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 25 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 25 (50.00%) MVVM
2 25 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 25 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 50 (100.00%) C#
2 25 (50.00%) VB
2 25 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) MCP
1 50 (100.00%) MCSD
1 50 (100.00%) MCTS
1 50 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago