The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 168 150 98
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -52
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 9 30 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.81% 2.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.92% 2.93% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 68
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
MCSD
England

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

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
975 1023 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.83% 27.56% 25.15%
Number of salaries quoted 743 853 660
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MCSD
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCSD Salary Trend in the East Midlands

MCSD
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSD across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

MCSD Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

MCSD
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
Nottinghamshire -9 9 £45,000 +12.50%
MCSD
England

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) WPF
3 11 (84.62%) WCF
3 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
5 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
6 8 (61.54%) SDLC
6 8 (61.54%) MVVM
6 8 (61.54%) MCPD
6 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
6 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
6 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
6 8 (61.54%) N-Tier
6 8 (61.54%) ITIL
6 8 (61.54%) WinForms
7 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
8 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
9 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
9 4 (30.77%) MVC
9 4 (30.77%) Finance
10 3 (23.08%) Ajax
10 3 (23.08%) IIS
10 3 (23.08%) HTML

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Google App Engine
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) SimpleDB
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) Couchbase
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Software Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate
4 1 (7.69%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) WPF
3 11 (84.62%) WCF
4 8 (61.54%) WinForms
5 3 (23.08%) Ajax
5 3 (23.08%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
6 1 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) N-Tier
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 9 (69.23%) Unit Testing
4 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
4 8 (61.54%) MVVM
4 8 (61.54%) SDLC
5 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 4 (30.77%) MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
8 1 (7.69%) MapReduce
8 1 (7.69%) Functional Programming
8 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.69%) F#
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) MCPD
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Google
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