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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 181 176 157
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 2 3 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.063% 0.082% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.33% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 42
Average salary £28,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,650 £23,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £45,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,250 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-23.33% +31.25%
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
839 901 1026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 26.24% 24.55% 26.70%
Number of salaries quoted 644 661 878
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(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
Derbyshire -1 1 £36,500 -2.66%
Northamptonshire - 1 £20,000 -
MCSD
England

MCSD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Nintex
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Design
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Nintex
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin