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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 819 478 286
Rank change year-on-year
-341 -192
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 49 498 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.45% 0.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.17% 1.65% 3.35%
Number of salaries quoted 45 497 952
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
28329 30094 28835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.38% 27.19% 27.85%
Number of salaries quoted 22322 24284 23479
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 27 April 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 27 April 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 -198 32 £37,500 -25.00%
South East -44 8 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Yorkshire +14 6 £52,500 +75.00%
West Midlands -16 6 £52,500 +41.89%
North West -32 5 £52,500 +31.25%
North East - 5 £52,500 -
East Midlands -32 1 £30,000 -25.00% 1
South West -47 1 - -
MCAD
UK

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 90 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 89 (98.89%) .NET
3 82 (91.11%) C#
4 80 (88.89%) SQL Server
5 78 (86.67%) ASP.NET
6 70 (77.78%) MCSD
7 69 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (68.89%) MCTS
8 62 (68.89%) .NET Framework
9 60 (66.67%) Microsoft
10 55 (61.11%) HTML
11 47 (52.22%) JavaScript
11 47 (52.22%) MCP
12 45 (50.00%) MVC
13 44 (48.89%) CSS
14 42 (46.67%) SQL
15 40 (44.44%) Windows
15 40 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
16 39 (43.33%) Degree
17 38 (42.22%) NUnit
18 36 (40.00%) IIS
19 35 (38.89%) SharePoint
19 35 (38.89%) WCF
19 35 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
20 33 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
20 33 (36.67%) Dynamics CRM
20 33 (36.67%) CRM
20 33 (36.67%) BizTalk Server
21 32 (35.56%) T-SQL
21 32 (35.56%) SharePoint 2010

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 36 (40.00%) IIS
2 35 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 35 (38.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 33 (36.67%) BizTalk Server
4 32 (35.56%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.22%) CMS
5 2 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (36.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (6.67%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 33 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (24.44%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 40 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.11%) OLAP
8 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (42.22%) NUnit
2 26 (28.89%) Rhino Mocks
2 26 (28.89%) Moq
3 20 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 9 (10.00%) MSBuild
4 9 (10.00%) CruiseControl
5 8 (8.89%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.11%) MSTest
General
1 26 (28.89%) Games
2 6 (6.67%) Electronics
3 5 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (90.00%) Developer
2 41 (45.56%) .NET Developer
3 26 (28.89%) Graduate
3 26 (28.89%) Junior
3 26 (28.89%) Junior Developer
3 26 (28.89%) Junior .NET Developer
4 22 (24.44%) SharePoint Developer
5 12 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 11 (12.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Developer
8 8 (8.89%) CRM Developer
9 6 (6.67%) Software Programmer
9 6 (6.67%) Programmer
9 6 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 5 (5.56%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 3 (3.33%) Senior Developer
13 2 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (98.89%) .NET
2 78 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 62 (68.89%) .NET Framework
4 55 (61.11%) HTML
5 44 (48.89%) CSS
6 35 (38.89%) WCF
7 30 (33.33%) LINQ
8 28 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (28.89%) NHibernate
10 24 (26.67%) Ajax
11 11 (12.22%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 11 (12.22%) jQuery
11 11 (12.22%) Entity Framework
12 9 (10.00%) XML
12 9 (10.00%) XSLT
13 6 (6.67%) DHTML
14 4 (4.44%) COM
15 3 (3.33%) ADO.NET
16 2 (2.22%) WinForms
16 2 (2.22%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 40 (44.44%) Windows
2 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (76.67%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (50.00%) MVC
3 33 (36.67%) CRM
4 31 (34.44%) Scrum
5 28 (31.11%) TDD
6 27 (30.00%) OOA/OOD
6 27 (30.00%) OO
7 26 (28.89%) Kanban
7 26 (28.89%) BDD
7 26 (28.89%) Web Application Development
8 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 11 (12.22%) SOA
10 10 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.67%) Time Management
11 6 (6.67%) Change Control
11 6 (6.67%) Unit Testing
11 6 (6.67%) Waterfall
11 6 (6.67%) ITIL
11 6 (6.67%) Migration
11 6 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (91.11%) C#
2 47 (52.22%) JavaScript
3 42 (46.67%) SQL
4 32 (35.56%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.89%) VB
5 8 (8.89%) VB.NET
5 8 (8.89%) VB6
6 6 (6.67%) C
7 5 (5.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 90 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (77.78%) MCSD
3 62 (68.89%) MCTS
4 47 (52.22%) MCP
5 39 (43.33%) Degree
6 17 (18.89%) MCPD
7 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
8 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
9 10 (11.11%) DV Cleared
10 3 (3.33%) HND
11 2 (2.22%) MCSE
11 2 (2.22%) MCDBA
System Software
1 6 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 60 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
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