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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 832 744 295
Rank change year-on-year
-88 -449
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 29 142 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.13% 0.94%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.49% 3.48%
Number of salaries quoted 29 142 944
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
28057 29237 27206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.16% 26.97% 26.99%
Number of salaries quoted 22808 22872 22336
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -35 16 £22,500 -43.75% 2
East of England -12 7 £40,000 - 1
South East -21 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
West Midlands -9 2 £36,000 -5.26%
Yorkshire +10 1 £40,000 +14.28%
MCAD
UK

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 77 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (87.01%) .NET
3 61 (79.22%) SQL Server
3 61 (79.22%) C#
4 60 (77.92%) ASP.NET
5 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (62.34%) MVC
6 48 (62.34%) MCSD
7 39 (50.65%) MCTS
8 38 (49.35%) .NET Framework
8 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
9 36 (46.75%) HTML
9 36 (46.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 35 (45.45%) LINQ
11 33 (42.86%) Degree
11 33 (42.86%) MCP
12 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
12 28 (36.36%) SQL
12 28 (36.36%) NUnit
13 26 (33.77%) Scrum
13 26 (33.77%) CSS
13 26 (33.77%) SQL Server 2008
14 25 (32.47%) Kanban
14 25 (32.47%) Rhino Mocks
14 25 (32.47%) Moq
14 25 (32.47%) BDD
14 25 (32.47%) Web Application Development
14 25 (32.47%) TDD
14 25 (32.47%) Games
14 25 (32.47%) NHibernate

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (15.58%) IIS
2 10 (12.99%) CMS
2 10 (12.99%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (7.79%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (6.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.19%) MS Office
3 2 (2.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.60%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (79.22%) SQL Server
2 26 (33.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (25.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2000
4 17 (22.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (11.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (10.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database
8 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.90%) OLAP
9 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (36.36%) NUnit
2 25 (32.47%) Rhino Mocks
2 25 (32.47%) Moq
3 14 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (16.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 12 (15.58%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.19%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (3.90%) MSBuild
7 3 (3.90%) CruiseControl
General
1 25 (32.47%) Games
2 6 (7.79%) Automotive
3 2 (2.60%) Electronics
3 2 (2.60%) Retail
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Finance
4 1 (1.30%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (79.22%) Developer
2 41 (53.25%) .NET Developer
3 25 (32.47%) Junior Developer
3 25 (32.47%) Junior .NET Developer
3 25 (32.47%) Junior
3 25 (32.47%) Graduate
4 12 (15.58%) Software Developer
4 12 (15.58%) C# Developer
5 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (12.99%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.39%) Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Programmer
8 7 (9.09%) Software Programmer
9 6 (7.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (7.79%) C# Web Developer
9 6 (7.79%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (87.01%) .NET
2 60 (77.92%) ASP.NET
3 38 (49.35%) .NET Framework
4 36 (46.75%) HTML
4 36 (46.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (45.45%) LINQ
6 26 (33.77%) CSS
7 25 (32.47%) NHibernate
8 22 (28.57%) jQuery
9 17 (22.08%) HTML5
9 17 (22.08%) Ajax
10 15 (19.48%) CSS3
11 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
11 9 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 9 (11.69%) Apache Flex
12 7 (9.09%) DHTML
13 6 (7.79%) Classic ASP
13 6 (7.79%) XML
14 5 (6.49%) XSLT
14 5 (6.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.69%) Data Structures
2 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (67.53%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (62.34%) MVC
3 26 (33.77%) Scrum
4 25 (32.47%) TDD
4 25 (32.47%) Kanban
4 25 (32.47%) BDD
4 25 (32.47%) Web Application Development
5 14 (18.18%) Change Control
6 9 (11.69%) Data Management
6 9 (11.69%) SOA
7 8 (10.39%) Project Management
8 7 (9.09%) Migration
8 7 (9.09%) PLM
8 7 (9.09%) PDM
8 7 (9.09%) ERP
8 7 (9.09%) ITIL
8 7 (9.09%) BPEL
8 7 (9.09%) Waterfall
8 7 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (79.22%) C#
2 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 28 (36.36%) SQL
3 20 (25.97%) VB.NET
4 17 (22.08%) T-SQL
5 6 (7.79%) PowerShell
6 5 (6.49%) VB6
6 5 (6.49%) VB
7 2 (2.60%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (62.34%) MCSD
3 39 (50.65%) MCTS
4 33 (42.86%) Degree
4 33 (42.86%) MCP
5 11 (14.29%) HND
6 8 (10.39%) MCPD
6 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
7 6 (7.79%) SC Cleared
8 5 (6.49%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.30%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (7.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) Firmware
Vendors
1 38 (49.35%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.99%) Sitecore
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.30%) Tableau
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