The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff - - 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
218 146 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 32.25% 26.59% 21.33%
Number of salaries quoted 190 121 73
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSD
South Wales

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MCSD
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Cardiff