The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD 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 MCPD over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 313 321 306
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.010% 0.018% 0.090%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.038% 0.075% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 8
Average salary - £56,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +54.10%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £36,463
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +16.55%
MCPD
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2662 2669 2804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 25.59% 23.86% 25.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2235 2258 2452
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MCPD
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

MCPD Salary Trend in the City of London

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MCPD 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 MCPD.

1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Extranet
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) MSF
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SOA

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region citing MCPD 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 MCPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
1 1 (33.33%) WCF
1 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Process
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) MSF
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RUP
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCAD
2 1 (33.33%) MCSD
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday / Bonus / Home Working
Posted: 16 days ago