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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 858 918 785
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -133
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 34 30 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.029% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.11% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 161
Median salary £33,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £130,750 £72,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.12% -
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
23587 27867 29528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 26.12% 27.34% 27.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19294 22561 23059
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +45 20 £22,500 -
West Midlands 0 7 £36,000 -
Yorkshire +37 6 £43,250 +8.12%
South East +12 1 £42,500 +6.25%
MCAD
UK

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 62 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (96.77%) C#
2 60 (96.77%) MCSD
3 57 (91.94%) SQL Server
3 57 (91.94%) Degree
4 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (80.65%) .NET
5 48 (77.42%) MCTS
6 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
6 44 (70.97%) MVC
7 43 (69.35%) .NET Framework
8 42 (67.74%) TDD
8 42 (67.74%) Scrum
9 39 (62.90%) MCP
10 31 (50.00%) NUnit
10 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 31 (50.00%) Moq
11 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
12 29 (46.77%) NHibernate
13 27 (43.55%) LINQ
13 27 (43.55%) Kanban
13 27 (43.55%) BDD
13 27 (43.55%) Rhino Mocks
13 27 (43.55%) Web Application Development
14 26 (41.94%) SQL Server 2014
14 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 26 (41.94%) Games
15 24 (38.71%) SQL
16 20 (32.26%) OO
16 20 (32.26%) Computer Science

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 11 (17.74%) Apache
1 11 (17.74%) Apache Spark
2 8 (12.90%) IIS
3 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.61%) Kentico
5 1 (1.61%) SAS
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (22.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (17.74%) ReMetrica
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (91.94%) SQL Server
2 26 (41.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (17.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.61%) MS Access
8 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.61%) OLAP
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 31 (50.00%) Moq
1 31 (50.00%) NUnit
2 27 (43.55%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (17.74%) JIRA
3 11 (17.74%) TeamCity
4 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.84%) Selenium
7 1 (1.61%) MSTest
General
1 26 (41.94%) Games
2 7 (11.29%) Automotive
3 6 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 45 (72.58%) .NET Developer
3 29 (46.77%) C# Developer
4 26 (41.94%) Games Developer
4 26 (41.94%) Graduate
4 26 (41.94%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 26 (41.94%) Graduate Developer
4 26 (41.94%) Graduate Games Developer
4 26 (41.94%) Junior
4 26 (41.94%) Junior .NET Developer
4 26 (41.94%) Junior Developer
4 26 (41.94%) Junior Games Developer
5 18 (29.03%) Software Developer
5 18 (29.03%) SQL Developer
6 17 (27.42%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (27.42%) C# Software Developer
7 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (24.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (22.58%) SQL Server Developer
9 12 (19.35%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (80.65%) .NET
2 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 43 (69.35%) .NET Framework
4 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (46.77%) NHibernate
6 27 (43.55%) LINQ
7 26 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 14 (22.58%) CSS
8 14 (22.58%) Web Services
9 12 (19.35%) HTML
9 12 (19.35%) jQuery
10 9 (14.52%) Entity Framework
11 8 (12.90%) Ajax
12 7 (11.29%) CSS3
13 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
14 5 (8.06%) WCF
15 4 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 3 (4.84%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 11 (17.74%) Mathematics
2 11 (17.74%) Physics
2 11 (17.74%) Reinsurance
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (70.97%) MVC
3 42 (67.74%) Scrum
3 42 (67.74%) TDD
4 27 (43.55%) BDD
4 27 (43.55%) Kanban
4 27 (43.55%) Web Application Development
5 20 (32.26%) OO
6 15 (24.19%) OOD
7 13 (20.97%) Web Development
8 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (17.74%) Machine Learning
8 11 (17.74%) MVVM
9 7 (11.29%) SDLC
9 7 (11.29%) Software Engineering
10 6 (9.68%) SOA
10 6 (9.68%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (4.84%) Open Source
12 3 (4.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 60 (96.77%) C#
2 24 (38.71%) SQL
3 17 (27.42%) JavaScript
4 12 (19.35%) T-SQL
5 11 (17.74%) Python
5 11 (17.74%) Scala
6 8 (12.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.61%) C++
7 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (96.77%) MCSD
3 57 (91.94%) Degree
4 48 (77.42%) MCTS
5 39 (62.90%) MCP
6 16 (25.81%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Actian
3 4 (6.45%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.61%) Alterian
4 1 (1.61%) Apigee
4 1 (1.61%) Mashery
4 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore