The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 23 July 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 Devon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 50 - 37
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 0.28% - 1.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.23% - 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £24,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
81 45 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 22.31% 15.20% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 37 28
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,350 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSD
South West

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

MCSD
Salary Trend in Devon

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Devon

MCSD
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Exeter - 1 £24,000 -
MCSD
South West

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 13 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) MCP
1 13 (100.00%) MCAD
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) WinForms
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
1 13 (100.00%) NUnit
1 13 (100.00%) MCTS
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (100.00%) Kanban
1 13 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 13 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 13 (100.00%) MSTest
1 13 (100.00%) MVVM
1 13 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (100.00%) Moq
1 13 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 13 (100.00%) Ninject
1 13 (100.00%) Razor View Engine

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) NUnit
1 13 (100.00%) MSTest
1 13 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 13 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) WinForms
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
1 13 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 13 (100.00%) Ninject
1 13 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 13 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) TDD
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 13 (100.00%) Kanban
1 13 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 13 (100.00%) MVVM
1 13 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) MCP
1 13 (100.00%) MCAD
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (100.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft