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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 64 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.26% 0.60% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.61% 2.11% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 6
Median salary £34,000 £19,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+74.35% -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.72% +6.42%
MCPD
South West

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
92 190 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.55% 28.53% 23.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76 154 122
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £22,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%

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

MCPD
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - 7 £34,000 -
MCPD
South West

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCPD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (81.82%) WinForms
2 18 (81.82%) VB6
2 18 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 18 (81.82%) MCTS
2 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
2 18 (81.82%) Degree
2 18 (81.82%) SAP Business One
2 18 (81.82%) WCF
2 18 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (81.82%) Mentoring
2 18 (81.82%) VC++
2 18 (81.82%) MS Excel
2 18 (81.82%) Crystal Reports
2 18 (81.82%) Visual Studio
2 18 (81.82%) SAP
2 18 (81.82%) COM
2 18 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 18 (81.82%) VB
2 18 (81.82%) C++
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 4 (18.18%) ERP

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 18 (81.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (81.82%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (81.82%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (81.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 18 (81.82%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 18 (81.82%) Software Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) .NET Framework
2 18 (81.82%) COM
2 18 (81.82%) WCF
2 18 (81.82%) WinForms
3 4 (18.18%) XML
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) Mentoring
1 18 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 4 (18.18%) Business Development
2 4 (18.18%) CRM
2 4 (18.18%) ERP
2 4 (18.18%) Facilities Management
2 4 (18.18%) OO
2 4 (18.18%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) C++
2 18 (81.82%) T-SQL
2 18 (81.82%) VB
2 18 (81.82%) VB6
2 18 (81.82%) VC++
3 4 (18.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (81.82%) Degree
2 18 (81.82%) MCTS
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (81.82%) SAP
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle