The first table below looks at the demand for MCTS in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCTS over the 3 months to 18 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 Devon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Rank 42 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCTS 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.49% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 11.01% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £23,000 - -
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
109 45 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 31.69% 16.01% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 98 43 54
Average salary £24,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £23,100 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCTS
South West

MCTS
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

MCTS Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

MCTS
Salary Trend in Devon

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

MCTS Salary Trend in Devon

MCTS
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCTS within the Devon region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - 12 £23,000 - 1
MCTS
South West

MCTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing MCTS 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 MCTS.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (100.00%) MCP
1 18 (100.00%) MCAD
1 18 (100.00%) MCSD
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Scrum
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
1 18 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (100.00%) Kanban
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 18 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 15 (83.33%) Unity DI Container
2 15 (83.33%) Castle Windsor
2 15 (83.33%) Ninject
2 15 (83.33%) Razor View Engine
2 15 (83.33%) Inversion of Control
2 15 (83.33%) MSTest
2 15 (83.33%) MVVM
2 15 (83.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (83.33%) Moq
2 15 (83.33%) Spring.NET
2 15 (83.33%) NUnit
2 15 (83.33%) WCF
2 15 (83.33%) WPF
2 15 (83.33%) WinForms

MCTS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region citing MCTS 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 MCTS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (83.33%) MSTest
1 15 (83.33%) Rhino Mocks
1 15 (83.33%) Moq
1 15 (83.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
1 18 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 15 (83.33%) Unity DI Container
2 15 (83.33%) Castle Windsor
2 15 (83.33%) Ninject
2 15 (83.33%) Razor View Engine
2 15 (83.33%) Spring.NET
2 15 (83.33%) WCF
2 15 (83.33%) WPF
2 15 (83.33%) WinForms
3 3 (16.67%) RESTful
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (83.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) MVC
1 18 (100.00%) Scrum
1 18 (100.00%) TDD
1 18 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (100.00%) Kanban
1 18 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 18 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 15 (83.33%) MVVM
3 3 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (27.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) MCP
1 18 (100.00%) MCAD
1 18 (100.00%) MCSD
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago