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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 897 891 551
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -340
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 26 51 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.050% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.100% 0.18% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 47 467
Median salary £22,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £31,750 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-39.52% +31.25%
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
26003 28259 30336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.07% 27.48% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21152 22245 24515
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing MCAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

MCAD Salary Histogram in England

MCAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 22 £22,500 -40.00%
East Midlands +19 2 £21,000 -30.00%
Yorkshire +5 2 £42,500 -19.04%
MCAD
UK

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for MCAD.

1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (93.22%) SQL Server
3 53 (89.83%) C#
4 51 (86.44%) MCSD
5 48 (81.36%) .NET
6 43 (72.88%) Degree
7 42 (71.19%) ASP.NET
8 41 (69.49%) MCTS
8 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (64.41%) .NET Framework
9 38 (64.41%) MVC
10 36 (61.02%) TDD
10 36 (61.02%) MCP
11 35 (59.32%) Scrum
12 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
13 30 (50.85%) NUnit
14 29 (49.15%) LINQ
15 28 (47.46%) Moq
16 27 (45.76%) Rhino Mocks
16 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (44.07%) Web Application Development
17 26 (44.07%) Kanban
18 25 (42.37%) NHibernate
18 25 (42.37%) Games
18 25 (42.37%) SQL
18 25 (42.37%) BDD
18 25 (42.37%) SQL Server 2014
18 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
20 14 (23.73%) JavaScript

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (15.25%) IIS
2 5 (8.47%) Apache
2 5 (8.47%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.39%) CMS
4 2 (3.39%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 21 (35.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) MS Office
2 6 (10.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) ReMetrica
2 3 (5.08%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (93.22%) SQL Server
2 25 (42.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (22.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (6.78%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (6.78%) OLAP
9 4 (6.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (50.85%) NUnit
2 28 (47.46%) Moq
3 27 (45.76%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (20.34%) Visual Studio
5 7 (11.86%) JIRA
5 7 (11.86%) TeamCity
6 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 2 (3.39%) Bitbucket
8 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (1.69%) MSTest
9 1 (1.69%) Selenium
General
1 25 (42.37%) Games
2 9 (15.25%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Automotive
4 3 (5.08%) Law
4 3 (5.08%) Legal
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 58 (98.31%) Developer
2 37 (62.71%) .NET Developer
3 28 (47.46%) Junior
3 28 (47.46%) Junior Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Games Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Graduate
4 25 (42.37%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Graduate Games Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (42.37%) Junior Games Developer
5 18 (30.51%) C# Developer
6 16 (27.12%) Software Developer
7 15 (25.42%) SQL Developer
8 12 (20.34%) C# Software Developer
9 10 (16.95%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (13.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (13.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (11.86%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (81.36%) .NET
2 42 (71.19%) ASP.NET
3 38 (64.41%) .NET Framework
4 29 (49.15%) LINQ
5 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (42.37%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 25 (42.37%) NHibernate
7 13 (22.03%) CSS
7 13 (22.03%) HTML
8 12 (20.34%) jQuery
9 10 (16.95%) Web Services
10 7 (11.86%) Ajax
10 7 (11.86%) Classic ASP
10 7 (11.86%) CSS3
10 7 (11.86%) HTML5
10 7 (11.86%) WCF
11 6 (10.17%) XML
11 6 (10.17%) XSLT
12 5 (8.47%) WinForms
12 5 (8.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.25%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.86%) Mathematics
3 5 (8.47%) Physics
3 5 (8.47%) Reinsurance
4 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (64.41%) MVC
3 36 (61.02%) TDD
4 35 (59.32%) Scrum
5 26 (44.07%) Kanban
5 26 (44.07%) Web Application Development
6 25 (42.37%) BDD
7 10 (16.95%) SDLC
8 9 (15.25%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (15.25%) Web Development
9 8 (13.56%) OO
10 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
10 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (11.86%) MVVM
11 6 (10.17%) ETL
11 6 (10.17%) OOD
12 5 (8.47%) Machine Learning
13 4 (6.78%) Data Modelling
13 4 (6.78%) Functional Testing
14 3 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 53 (89.83%) C#
2 25 (42.37%) SQL
3 14 (23.73%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.64%) T-SQL
5 10 (16.95%) VB.NET
6 7 (11.86%) PowerShell
7 5 (8.47%) C++
7 5 (8.47%) Python
7 5 (8.47%) Scala
8 3 (5.08%) Delphi
8 3 (5.08%) Java
8 3 (5.08%) Pascal
9 2 (3.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (86.44%) MCSD
3 43 (72.88%) Degree
4 41 (69.49%) MCTS
5 36 (61.02%) MCP
6 9 (15.25%) MCPD
7 3 (5.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.47%) Actian
3 3 (5.08%) iManage
3 3 (5.08%) LexisNexis
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle
4 2 (3.39%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.39%) Typemock