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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 163 117 86
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -31
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 14 65 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.38% 1.88% 2.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% 6.59% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 63 80
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
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
1078 986 1040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.37% 28.59% 34.72%
Number of salaries quoted 902 820 898
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 24 October 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
Nottinghamshire -10 12 £40,000 - 2
Derbyshire +3 2 £40,000 -
MCSD
England

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (97.56%) .NET
3 38 (92.68%) C#
4 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (87.80%) MVC
5 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET
6 35 (85.37%) WCF
7 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
7 32 (78.05%) TDD
8 29 (70.73%) WPF
9 27 (65.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (63.41%) MCAD
11 25 (60.98%) MCP
11 25 (60.98%) NUnit
12 24 (58.54%) MCTS
13 23 (56.10%) Scrum
13 23 (56.10%) Rhino Mocks
13 23 (56.10%) Razor View Engine
13 23 (56.10%) Web Application Development
13 23 (56.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 22 (53.66%) Windows
15 21 (51.22%) NHibernate
15 21 (51.22%) SQL Server 2012
16 18 (43.90%) MVVM
16 18 (43.90%) Moq
16 18 (43.90%) Kanban
16 18 (43.90%) WinForms
17 16 (39.02%) Streaming Music
17 16 (39.02%) BDD
18 13 (31.71%) CSS

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (21.95%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (78.05%) SQL Server
2 21 (51.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (60.98%) NUnit
2 23 (56.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (43.90%) Moq
4 10 (24.39%) Visual Studio
5 9 (21.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.88%) MSTest
General
1 9 (21.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Developer
2 32 (78.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Junior
4 2 (4.88%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Graduate
4 2 (4.88%) Junior .NET Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
4 2 (4.88%) Development Team Leader
4 2 (4.88%) Junior Developer
4 2 (4.88%) .NET Team Leader
4 2 (4.88%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Applications Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Applications Architect
5 1 (2.44%) IT Architect
5 1 (2.44%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (97.56%) .NET
2 36 (87.80%) ASP.NET
3 35 (85.37%) WCF
4 29 (70.73%) WPF
5 27 (65.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (56.10%) Razor View Engine
6 23 (56.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 21 (51.22%) NHibernate
8 18 (43.90%) WinForms
9 13 (31.71%) CSS
10 12 (29.27%) Ajax
11 10 (24.39%) HTML
12 9 (21.95%) XML
13 7 (17.07%) Castle Windsor
14 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
14 5 (12.20%) MonoRail
15 4 (9.76%) jQuery
16 2 (4.88%) Spring.NET
16 2 (4.88%) Ninject
16 2 (4.88%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Streaming Music
2 5 (12.20%) Tandem
3 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (87.80%) MVC
3 32 (78.05%) TDD
4 23 (56.10%) Scrum
4 23 (56.10%) Web Application Development
5 18 (43.90%) Kanban
5 18 (43.90%) MVVM
6 16 (39.02%) BDD
7 9 (21.95%) Software Engineering
8 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
9 2 (4.88%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.88%) ERP
9 2 (4.88%) Six Sigma
9 2 (4.88%) ITIL
9 2 (4.88%) OO
9 2 (4.88%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.44%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) C#
2 12 (29.27%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) VB.NET
4 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 41 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (63.41%) MCAD
3 25 (60.98%) MCP
4 24 (58.54%) MCTS
5 3 (7.32%) Degree
6 2 (4.88%) CCNA
6 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.44%) Postgraduate
7 1 (2.44%) MCSE
7 1 (2.44%) MCPD
7 1 (2.44%) OCP
7 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (4.88%) COBIT
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Cisco
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