The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 623 285 278
Rank change year-on-year
-338 -7
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 258 964 1095
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.95% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 3.48% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 258 962 1086
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29737 27676 30969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.15% 27.18% 27.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23485 22525 26770
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCAD
UK

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
(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 -177 144 £40,000 -11.11% 1
East of England -49 29 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands -41 26 £40,000 +6.66%
North West -71 25 £35,000 -6.66%
South West -48 12 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South East -231 12 £51,250 +28.12% 1
Yorkshire -69 10 £35,000 +19.65%
West Midlands -54 4 £38,000 +8.57%
MCAD
UK

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 759 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 750 (98.81%) .NET
3 721 (94.99%) MCSD
4 720 (94.86%) C#
5 719 (94.73%) SQL Server
6 698 (91.96%) MCP
7 651 (85.77%) MCTS
8 644 (84.85%) TDD
9 643 (84.72%) ASP.NET
10 609 (80.24%) MVC
11 594 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 567 (74.70%) WCF
13 553 (72.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 528 (69.57%) NUnit
15 521 (68.64%) Web Application Development
16 507 (66.80%) Rhino Mocks
17 495 (65.22%) Scrum
18 446 (58.76%) Razor View Engine
19 438 (57.71%) WPF
20 409 (53.89%) SQL Server 2012
21 369 (48.62%) NHibernate
22 345 (45.45%) Kanban
22 345 (45.45%) Moq
23 340 (44.80%) Castle Windsor
24 286 (37.68%) Windows
25 270 (35.57%) Microsoft
26 264 (34.78%) BDD
27 255 (33.60%) WinForms
28 216 (28.46%) Dependency Injection
29 198 (26.09%) Ninject

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 79 (10.41%) BizTalk Server
2 69 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 60 (7.91%) SharePoint 2013
4 40 (5.27%) Node.js
5 17 (2.24%) IIS
6 4 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 41 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.84%) Spreadsheet
3 13 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.66%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.13%) Windchill
5 1 (0.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 4 (0.53%) Summit
1 4 (0.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 84 (11.07%) Internet
2 20 (2.64%) Broadband
3 4 (0.53%) ATM
3 4 (0.53%) Intranet
4 1 (0.13%) SMTP
4 1 (0.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 719 (94.73%) SQL Server
2 409 (53.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 37 (4.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 32 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (2.90%) OLAP
5 22 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 20 (2.64%) NoSQL
8 18 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 14 (1.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 14 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.53%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (0.53%) Cognos Query Studio
10 4 (0.53%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 4 (0.53%) Cognos Report Studio
10 4 (0.53%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 2 (0.26%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.26%) MS Access
12 1 (0.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 528 (69.57%) NUnit
2 507 (66.80%) Rhino Mocks
3 345 (45.45%) Moq
4 178 (23.45%) MSTest
5 164 (21.61%) Subversion
6 30 (3.95%) Git (software)
7 28 (3.69%) Visual Studio
8 27 (3.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 1 (0.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 156 (20.55%) Finance
2 146 (19.24%) Games
3 111 (14.62%) Banking
4 45 (5.93%) Music Industry
5 40 (5.27%) Investment Banking
6 22 (2.90%) Advertising
7 20 (2.64%) Retail
7 20 (2.64%) Telecoms
8 17 (2.24%) Marketing
9 3 (0.40%) Law
10 2 (0.26%) Legal
10 2 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.13%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.13%) Military
11 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 715 (94.20%) Developer
2 548 (72.20%) .NET Developer
3 193 (25.43%) C# Developer
4 154 (20.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 94 (12.38%) ASP.NET Developer
6 87 (11.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 62 (8.17%) Graduate
7 62 (8.17%) Junior
7 62 (8.17%) Junior Developer
7 62 (8.17%) Junior .NET Developer
8 60 (7.91%) Agile .NET Developer
9 40 (5.27%) Agile C# Developer
10 36 (4.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 36 (4.74%) Graduate Developer
11 33 (4.35%) SQL Developer
12 20 (2.64%) WinForms Developer
13 19 (2.50%) SQL Server Developer
13 19 (2.50%) Analyst
14 16 (2.11%) BizTalk Developer
15 15 (1.98%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 750 (98.81%) .NET
2 643 (84.72%) ASP.NET
3 594 (78.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 567 (74.70%) WCF
5 553 (72.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 446 (58.76%) Razor View Engine
7 438 (57.71%) WPF
8 369 (48.62%) NHibernate
9 340 (44.80%) Castle Windsor
10 255 (33.60%) WinForms
11 198 (26.09%) Ninject
12 189 (24.90%) .NET Framework
13 188 (24.77%) Unity DI Container
14 187 (24.64%) LINQ
15 178 (23.45%) Spring.NET
16 169 (22.27%) Ajax
17 167 (22.00%) HTML
18 162 (21.34%) MonoRail
19 145 (19.10%) CSS
20 121 (15.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 193 (25.43%) Inversion of Control
2 78 (10.28%) Tandem
3 67 (8.83%) Computer Science
4 63 (8.30%) Enterprise Software
5 60 (7.91%) Client/Server
6 26 (3.43%) Streaming Music
7 21 (2.77%) Social Network
8 20 (2.64%) iPhone
8 20 (2.64%) Mobile App
9 11 (1.45%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.66%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.26%) NHS
12 1 (0.13%) DTV
12 1 (0.13%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.13%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 286 (37.68%) Windows
2 20 (2.64%) Android
3 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 644 (84.85%) TDD
2 609 (80.24%) MVC
3 521 (68.64%) Web Application Development
4 495 (65.22%) Scrum
5 345 (45.45%) Kanban
6 264 (34.78%) BDD
7 216 (28.46%) Dependency Injection
8 194 (25.56%) MVVM
9 178 (23.45%) Continuous Integration
10 166 (21.87%) OO
11 77 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
11 77 (10.14%) Domain-Driven Design
12 71 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
13 60 (7.91%) E-Commerce
13 60 (7.91%) OOP
14 59 (7.77%) OOA/OOD
14 59 (7.77%) OOD
15 57 (7.51%) CQRS
16 44 (5.80%) Unit Testing
17 35 (4.61%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 720 (94.86%) C#
2 157 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 122 (16.07%) SQL
4 103 (13.57%) VB.NET
5 94 (12.38%) T-SQL
6 66 (8.70%) VB
7 21 (2.77%) C++
8 20 (2.64%) Ruby
9 4 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.40%) VBA
11 1 (0.13%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 1 (0.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 759 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 721 (94.99%) MCSD
3 698 (91.96%) MCP
4 651 (85.77%) MCTS
5 104 (13.70%) Degree
6 6 (0.79%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.53%) MCPD
8 3 (0.40%) MCSE
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 270 (35.57%) Microsoft
2 22 (2.90%) Facebook
3 20 (2.64%) Google
4 6 (0.79%) Oracle
5 4 (0.53%) Business Objects
5 4 (0.53%) Cognos
5 4 (0.53%) Netezza
6 2 (0.26%) Progress
7 1 (0.13%) SAP
7 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.13%) Typemock
7 1 (0.13%) CyberSource
7 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com
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