The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 72 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 1 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.14% - 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% - 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £50,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -
MCSD
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
198 135 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 28.57% 27.05% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 157 110 183
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MCSD
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Coventry

MCSD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing MCSD 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 MCSD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry region citing MCSD 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 MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft