The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - 233 286
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.11% 0.044%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.39% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 4
Average salary - £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
MCPD
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2357 2059 2785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.94% 29.04% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1836 1717 2390
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,586 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MCPD
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

MCPD Salary Trend in the East of England

MCPD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing MCPD 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 MCPD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) DNA
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing MCPD 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 MCPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) DNA
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft