The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
South West / Dorset
Rank - 72 -
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.96% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 15 0
Median salary - £34,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £56,500 £34,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+63.76% -16.36%

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
88 190 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 19.86% 24.84% 30.26%
Number of salaries quoted 69 125 194
Median salary £43,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of job ads across the Dorset region citing MCPD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MCPD
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

MCPD Salary Trend in Dorset