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 17 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 467 279 298
Rank change year-on-year
-188 +19
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 516 976 986
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.94% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 3.39% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 514 963 981
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
30493 28806 32602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.04% 27.64% 27.54%
Number of salaries quoted 24591 23479 27848
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £67,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCAD
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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 17 April 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 17 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
London -78 274 £50,000 +25.00% 22
South East -144 74 £45,000 +12.50% 3
East Midlands -35 47 £40,000 - 4
North West -82 44 £37,500 - 3
East of England -62 42 £40,000 - 4
South West -3 25 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Yorkshire -62 8 £29,250 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -49 2 £37,000 -1.33%
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MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1207 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1201 (99.50%) .NET
3 1185 (98.18%) MCSD
4 1171 (97.02%) C#
5 1152 (95.44%) MCP
6 1137 (94.20%) SQL Server
7 1100 (91.14%) MCTS
8 1083 (89.73%) ASP.NET
9 1073 (88.90%) TDD
10 1041 (86.25%) MVC
11 1027 (85.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 969 (80.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 909 (75.31%) WCF
14 897 (74.32%) Web Application Development
15 803 (66.53%) NUnit
16 797 (66.03%) Scrum
17 781 (64.71%) Rhino Mocks
18 728 (60.31%) Razor View Engine
19 717 (59.40%) SQL Server 2012
20 639 (52.94%) WPF
21 564 (46.73%) Castle Windsor
22 548 (45.40%) NHibernate
23 542 (44.90%) Kanban
24 499 (41.34%) Moq
25 435 (36.04%) Windows
26 432 (35.79%) BDD
27 415 (34.38%) WinForms
28 387 (32.06%) Dependency Injection
29 350 (29.00%) Microsoft
30 334 (27.67%) Ninject

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 95 (7.87%) BizTalk Server
2 85 (7.04%) Node.js
3 83 (6.88%) SharePoint
4 76 (6.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 24 (1.99%) IIS
6 3 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.17%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.083%) Immediacy CMS
8 1 (0.083%) DNN
8 1 (0.083%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.083%) CMS
8 1 (0.083%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.083%) Kentico
8 1 (0.083%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 18 (1.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.083%) Windchill
6 1 (0.083%) Pro/ENGINEER
Communications & Networking
1 194 (16.07%) Internet
2 26 (2.15%) Broadband
3 8 (0.66%) HTTP
4 1 (0.083%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.083%) Intranet
4 1 (0.083%) Firewall
4 1 (0.083%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1137 (94.20%) SQL Server
2 717 (59.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (2.73%) NoSQL
4 30 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 19 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 15 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 12 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.50%) OLAP
11 3 (0.25%) MS Access
11 3 (0.25%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.083%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 803 (66.53%) NUnit
2 781 (64.71%) Rhino Mocks
3 499 (41.34%) Moq
4 282 (23.36%) MSTest
5 266 (22.04%) Subversion
6 53 (4.39%) Git (software)
7 32 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (2.65%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
9 8 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.083%) Rational DOORS
General
1 237 (19.64%) Games
2 206 (17.07%) Finance
3 129 (10.69%) Banking
4 54 (4.47%) Music Industry
5 44 (3.65%) Investment Banking
6 39 (3.23%) Advertising
7 35 (2.90%) Retail
8 26 (2.15%) Telecoms
9 19 (1.57%) Marketing
10 3 (0.25%) Front Office
10 3 (0.25%) Legal
11 2 (0.17%) Law
12 1 (0.083%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.083%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.083%) Military
Job Titles
1 1137 (94.20%) Developer
2 942 (78.04%) .NET Developer
3 253 (20.96%) C# Developer
4 195 (16.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 121 (10.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 108 (8.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 87 (7.21%) Junior Developer
7 87 (7.21%) Junior .NET Developer
7 87 (7.21%) Junior
8 86 (7.13%) Graduate
9 78 (6.46%) Agile .NET Developer
10 58 (4.81%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 58 (4.81%) Graduate Developer
11 51 (4.23%) Agile C# Developer
12 35 (2.90%) SQL Developer
13 26 (2.15%) WinForms Developer
14 20 (1.66%) SQL Server Developer
15 18 (1.49%) BizTalk Developer
16 17 (1.41%) Team Leader
17 15 (1.24%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1201 (99.50%) .NET
2 1083 (89.73%) ASP.NET
3 1027 (85.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 969 (80.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 909 (75.31%) WCF
6 728 (60.31%) Razor View Engine
7 639 (52.94%) WPF
8 564 (46.73%) Castle Windsor
9 548 (45.40%) NHibernate
10 415 (34.38%) WinForms
11 334 (27.67%) Ninject
12 305 (25.27%) LINQ
13 302 (25.02%) Unity DI Container
14 282 (23.36%) MonoRail
14 282 (23.36%) Spring.NET
15 279 (23.12%) Ajax
16 255 (21.13%) .NET Framework
17 208 (17.23%) HTML
18 176 (14.58%) CSS
19 170 (14.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 294 (24.36%) Inversion of Control
2 107 (8.86%) Tandem
3 89 (7.37%) Enterprise Software
4 88 (7.29%) Computer Science
5 81 (6.71%) Client/Server
6 49 (4.06%) Social Network
7 42 (3.48%) Streaming Music
8 36 (2.98%) iPhone
8 36 (2.98%) Mobile App
9 10 (0.83%) N-Tier
10 7 (0.58%) DTV
11 4 (0.33%) Equities
12 1 (0.083%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 435 (36.04%) Windows
2 36 (2.98%) Android
3 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.083%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.083%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1073 (88.90%) TDD
2 1041 (86.25%) MVC
3 897 (74.32%) Web Application Development
4 797 (66.03%) Scrum
5 542 (44.90%) Kanban
6 432 (35.79%) BDD
7 387 (32.06%) Dependency Injection
8 320 (26.51%) Continuous Integration
9 314 (26.01%) MVVM
10 297 (24.61%) OO
11 173 (14.33%) Domain-Driven Design
12 121 (10.02%) CQRS
13 101 (8.37%) Business Intelligence
13 101 (8.37%) Agile Software Development
14 98 (8.12%) OOD
15 97 (8.04%) OOP
15 97 (8.04%) OOA/OOD
16 93 (7.71%) E-Commerce
17 36 (2.98%) Unit Testing
17 36 (2.98%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1171 (97.02%) C#
2 195 (16.16%) JavaScript
3 152 (12.59%) VB.NET
4 125 (10.36%) SQL
5 118 (9.78%) VB
6 92 (7.62%) T-SQL
7 33 (2.73%) Ruby
8 27 (2.24%) C++
9 3 (0.25%) VBA
10 1 (0.083%) Java
10 1 (0.083%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.083%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1207 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1185 (98.18%) MCSD
3 1152 (95.44%) MCP
4 1100 (91.14%) MCTS
5 118 (9.78%) Degree
6 7 (0.58%) MCPD
7 3 (0.25%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.17%) MCSE
9 1 (0.083%) SAP Certification
9 1 (0.083%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.66%) QA
2 8 (0.66%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.083%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 350 (29.00%) Microsoft
2 39 (3.23%) Facebook
3 36 (2.98%) Google
4 13 (1.08%) Oracle
5 10 (0.83%) Sun
6 2 (0.17%) Progress
6 2 (0.17%) Capita
6 2 (0.17%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.17%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.083%) Ektron
7 1 (0.083%) Typemock
7 1 (0.083%) Alterian
7 1 (0.083%) SAP
7 1 (0.083%) Adobe
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