The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - 89 100
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 35 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 2.05% 2.21%
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.90% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 35 49
Average salary - £35,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
MCAD
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
461 443 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.05% 25.92% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 395 333 437
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MCAD
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Cheshire

MCAD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) MCSD
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) MCTS
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Kanban
1 9 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 9 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 9 (100.00%) MSTest
1 9 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (100.00%) Moq
1 9 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 9 (100.00%) Ninject
1 9 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 9 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 9 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) NUnit
1 9 (100.00%) MSTest
1 9 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 9 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) WCF
1 9 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 9 (100.00%) Ninject
1 9 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 9 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Kanban
1 9 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 9 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) MCSD
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) MCTS