The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 278 - 273
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.035% - 0.086%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £65,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2616 2472 2881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 30.19% 28.83% 30.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 2051 2346
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCPD
England

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
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Suffolk - 3 £65,000 -
MCPD
England

MCPD
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) MCSD
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) MS Project
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
2 6 (85.71%) UML
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) N-Tier
2 6 (85.71%) DNA
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (71.43%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) MCTS
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (85.71%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Project
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Architect
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Architect
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) N-Tier
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
1 6 (85.71%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) UML
1 6 (85.71%) DNA
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) MCSD
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) MCTS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft