The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 56 46 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 4 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.81% 0.74% 4.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.53% 2.44% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 19
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCSD
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
158 123 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derbyshire 31.85% 30.45% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 102 91 117
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Derbyshire

MCSD
Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -12 2 £42,500 +13.33%
Chesterfield - 2 £40,000 - 1
MCSD
East Midlands

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) TDD
3 15 (88.24%) MCAD
3 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 15 (88.24%) MCTS
3 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (82.35%) MCP
4 14 (82.35%) Scrum
4 14 (82.35%) Tandem
4 14 (82.35%) NUnit
4 14 (82.35%) NHibernate
4 14 (82.35%) MonoRail
4 14 (82.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 14 (82.35%) Castle Windsor
4 14 (82.35%) Razor View Engine
4 14 (82.35%) Web Application Development
4 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
5 3 (17.65%) CSS
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.76%) IIS

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Derbyshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) SQL Server
2 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) NUnit
1 14 (82.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (82.35%) Castle Windsor
3 14 (82.35%) Razor View Engine
3 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 14 (82.35%) MonoRail
3 14 (82.35%) NHibernate
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) WPF
6 1 (5.88%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) XHTML
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (82.35%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (94.12%) TDD
3 14 (82.35%) Web Application Development
3 14 (82.35%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) OOP
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (88.24%) MCTS
2 15 (88.24%) MCAD
3 14 (82.35%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MCPD
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago