The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 823 535 301
Rank change year-on-year
-288 -234
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 48 434 913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.39% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 1.44% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47 433 901
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCAD
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26734 30152 28170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.16% 27.29% 27.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21202 24348 23009
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in England

MCAD
Salary Trend in England

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

MCAD Salary Trend in England

MCAD
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

MCAD Salary Histogram in England

MCAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
London -157 26 £22,500 -55.00% 2
South East -18 14 £40,000 -11.11%
West Midlands 0 4 £36,750 -3.28% 1
Yorkshire +1 2 £31,500 +5.00%
East Midlands -39 2 £30,000 -25.00%
MCAD
UK

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MCAD 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 MCAD.

1 94 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (97.87%) .NET
3 86 (91.49%) C#
4 85 (90.43%) SQL Server
5 83 (88.30%) ASP.NET
6 69 (73.40%) MCSD
6 69 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (65.96%) MCTS
7 62 (65.96%) .NET Framework
8 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
9 59 (62.77%) HTML
10 53 (56.38%) MVC
11 50 (53.19%) JavaScript
12 48 (51.06%) MCP
13 47 (50.00%) CSS
14 44 (46.81%) SQL Server 2008
15 42 (44.68%) SQL
16 38 (40.43%) Degree
17 37 (39.36%) NUnit
18 35 (37.23%) LINQ
18 35 (37.23%) Windows
19 34 (36.17%) IIS
19 34 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
20 33 (35.11%) T-SQL
21 31 (32.98%) SharePoint
21 31 (32.98%) SharePoint 2013
22 30 (31.91%) WCF
22 30 (31.91%) Scrum
23 29 (30.85%) Ajax
24 28 (29.79%) Dynamics CRM

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing MCAD 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 MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 34 (36.17%) IIS
2 31 (32.98%) SharePoint
2 31 (32.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 28 (29.79%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (28.72%) SharePoint 2010
5 7 (7.45%) CMS
5 7 (7.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.51%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (29.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.32%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 28 (29.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (18.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (90.43%) SQL Server
2 44 (46.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (19.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (14.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (12.77%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (7.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.13%) OLAP
8 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (39.36%) NUnit
2 26 (27.66%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (27.66%) Moq
3 22 (23.40%) Visual Studio
4 13 (13.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (10.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 9 (9.57%) CruiseControl
6 9 (9.57%) MSBuild
7 8 (8.51%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (27.66%) Games
2 5 (5.32%) Retail
2 5 (5.32%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.32%) Electronics
3 4 (4.26%) Automotive
4 2 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 84 (89.36%) Developer
2 48 (51.06%) .NET Developer
3 26 (27.66%) Junior
3 26 (27.66%) Graduate
3 26 (27.66%) Junior .NET Developer
3 26 (27.66%) Junior Developer
4 17 (18.09%) SharePoint Developer
4 17 (18.09%) C# Developer
5 16 (17.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (14.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (14.89%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (10.64%) Software Developer
8 8 (8.51%) CRM Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Developer
9 7 (7.45%) Web Developer
9 7 (7.45%) Software Programmer
9 7 (7.45%) Programmer
10 6 (6.38%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (6.38%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (97.87%) .NET
2 83 (88.30%) ASP.NET
3 62 (65.96%) .NET Framework
4 59 (62.77%) HTML
5 47 (50.00%) CSS
6 35 (37.23%) LINQ
7 34 (36.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (31.91%) WCF
9 29 (30.85%) Ajax
10 26 (27.66%) NHibernate
11 20 (21.28%) jQuery
12 12 (12.77%) HTML5
13 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 11 (11.70%) Entity Framework
14 10 (10.64%) CSS3
15 9 (9.57%) XML
16 8 (8.51%) XSLT
17 7 (7.45%) DHTML
18 6 (6.38%) AngularJS
18 6 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.06%) NHS
3 1 (1.06%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.23%) Windows
2 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (73.40%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (56.38%) MVC
3 30 (31.91%) Scrum
4 28 (29.79%) TDD
4 28 (29.79%) CRM
5 26 (27.66%) Web Application Development
5 26 (27.66%) BDD
5 26 (27.66%) Kanban
6 22 (23.40%) OOA/OOD
6 22 (23.40%) OO
7 15 (15.96%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.57%) SOA
8 9 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.51%) Project Management
10 7 (7.45%) ITIL
10 7 (7.45%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.45%) Migration
10 7 (7.45%) Time Management
10 7 (7.45%) Change Control
10 7 (7.45%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 86 (91.49%) C#
2 50 (53.19%) JavaScript
3 42 (44.68%) SQL
4 33 (35.11%) T-SQL
5 15 (15.96%) VB.NET
6 8 (8.51%) VB6
6 8 (8.51%) VB
7 5 (5.32%) C
8 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.19%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 94 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (73.40%) MCSD
3 62 (65.96%) MCTS
4 48 (51.06%) MCP
5 38 (40.43%) Degree
6 18 (19.15%) MCPD
7 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
8 12 (12.77%) SC Cleared
9 10 (10.64%) DV Cleared
10 8 (8.51%) HND
11 1 (1.06%) MCSE
11 1 (1.06%) MCDBA
11 1 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Firmware
2 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.45%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
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