The first table below looks at the demand for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 24 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 303 301 294
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 25 13 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.84% 0.44% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 11 28
Average salary £57,500 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2984 2936 3133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 23.97% 24.95% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2541 2533 2824
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCAD
London

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MCAD
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MCAD Salary Trend in the City of London

MCAD
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

MCAD Salary Histogram in the City of London

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 94 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (98.94%) MCSD
3 89 (94.68%) .NET
4 88 (93.62%) C#
5 81 (86.17%) ASP.NET
6 72 (76.60%) SQL Server
7 65 (69.15%) MVC
8 64 (68.09%) TDD
9 61 (64.89%) MCTS
10 60 (63.83%) WCF
11 57 (60.64%) MCP
12 54 (57.45%) Microsoft
13 51 (54.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 50 (53.19%) HTML
14 50 (53.19%) JavaScript
15 47 (50.00%) CSS
15 47 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 46 (48.94%) Web Application Development
17 44 (46.81%) NHibernate
18 43 (45.74%) SQL Server 2012
19 42 (44.68%) WPF
20 39 (41.49%) .NET Framework
20 39 (41.49%) NUnit
20 39 (41.49%) Rhino Mocks
21 36 (38.30%) Scrum
22 34 (36.17%) Razor View Engine
23 33 (35.11%) Degree
24 32 (34.04%) Windows
25 30 (31.91%) Computer Science
25 30 (31.91%) BDD

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 28 (29.79%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (17.02%) IIS
3 14 (14.89%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.57%) Node.js
4 9 (9.57%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (76.60%) SQL Server
2 43 (45.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (41.49%) NUnit
1 39 (41.49%) Rhino Mocks
2 23 (24.47%) Subversion
3 21 (22.34%) Moq
4 14 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (13.83%) Visual Studio
6 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.06%) MSTest
General
1 29 (30.85%) Finance
2 24 (25.53%) Banking
3 16 (17.02%) Marketing
4 12 (12.77%) Games
5 6 (6.38%) Advertising
6 4 (4.26%) Music Industry
7 3 (3.19%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.19%) Retail
7 3 (3.19%) Legal
8 2 (2.13%) Law
9 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (80.85%) Developer
2 37 (39.36%) .NET Developer
3 28 (29.79%) C# Developer
4 19 (20.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (18.09%) BizTalk Developer
6 14 (14.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (13.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (13.83%) Analyst Programmer
7 13 (13.83%) Programmer
7 13 (13.83%) Analyst
8 9 (9.57%) Agile .NET Developer
9 6 (6.38%) Agile C# Developer
10 5 (5.32%) SharePoint Developer
11 3 (3.19%) .NET Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Junior
11 3 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Junior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.19%) .NET Architect
11 3 (3.19%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (94.68%) .NET
2 81 (86.17%) ASP.NET
3 60 (63.83%) WCF
4 51 (54.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (53.19%) HTML
6 47 (50.00%) CSS
6 47 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 44 (46.81%) NHibernate
8 42 (44.68%) WPF
9 39 (41.49%) .NET Framework
10 34 (36.17%) Razor View Engine
11 25 (26.60%) XML
11 25 (26.60%) LINQ
12 24 (25.53%) Silverlight
12 24 (25.53%) Ajax
13 21 (22.34%) HTML5
14 19 (20.21%) Castle Windsor
15 18 (19.15%) MonoRail
15 18 (19.15%) XSLT
16 16 (17.02%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.91%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.21%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (14.89%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (7.45%) Tandem
5 6 (6.38%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.26%) DTV
7 3 (3.19%) Social Network
7 3 (3.19%) iPhone
7 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.04%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (69.15%) MVC
2 64 (68.09%) TDD
3 46 (48.94%) Web Application Development
4 36 (38.30%) Scrum
5 30 (31.91%) BDD
6 22 (23.40%) Kanban
7 17 (18.09%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (18.09%) Asset Management
7 17 (18.09%) Dependency Injection
8 16 (17.02%) Web Development
8 16 (17.02%) EAI
8 16 (17.02%) B2B
8 16 (17.02%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (13.83%) Change Management
10 12 (12.77%) OO
11 10 (10.64%) MVVM
12 5 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (4.26%) OOD
13 4 (4.26%) Domain-Driven Design
14 3 (3.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 88 (93.62%) C#
2 50 (53.19%) JavaScript
3 24 (25.53%) SQL
4 23 (24.47%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.70%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.38%) VB
6 6 (6.38%) Ruby
7 1 (1.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 93 (98.94%) MCSD
3 61 (64.89%) MCTS
4 57 (60.64%) MCP
5 33 (35.11%) Degree
6 5 (5.32%) MCPD
7 2 (2.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
Vendors
1 54 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.38%) Facebook
3 4 (4.26%) Oracle
3 4 (4.26%) Sun
4 3 (3.19%) Google
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