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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 877 878 418
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -460
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 34 41 627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.042% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.15% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 622
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +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
26262 26907 26043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 27.74% 27.59% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 21288 21644 20712
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
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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 +5 19 £22,500 - 1
West Midlands -22 6 £40,000 -23.80%
South East -10 4 £47,500 +5.55%
Yorkshire +2 2 £42,500 -19.04%
East Midlands -3 2 £21,000 -39.13% 1
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
MCAD
UK

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 68 (88.31%) .NET
3 67 (87.01%) MCSD
4 63 (81.82%) SQL Server
5 61 (79.22%) C#
6 55 (71.43%) ASP.NET
7 50 (64.94%) MVC
8 48 (62.34%) MCTS
8 48 (62.34%) MCP
9 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
9 46 (59.74%) .NET Framework
10 40 (51.95%) Degree
11 38 (49.35%) NUnit
12 37 (48.05%) TDD
12 37 (48.05%) Microsoft
13 36 (46.75%) LINQ
14 35 (45.45%) Scrum
15 33 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
15 33 (42.86%) Moq
16 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (38.96%) Web Application Development
17 30 (38.96%) Kanban
18 27 (35.06%) SQL
18 27 (35.06%) Games
18 27 (35.06%) NHibernate
18 27 (35.06%) BDD
18 27 (35.06%) SQL Server 2014
18 27 (35.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 24 (31.17%) Visual Studio
20 23 (29.87%) CSS

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (19.48%) IIS
2 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.90%) CMS
4 2 (2.60%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 23 (29.87%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) MS Office
2 5 (6.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.60%) GitHub
3 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.18%) Kerberos
2 6 (7.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 27 (35.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 19 (24.68%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (22.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (20.78%) SQL Server 2000
6 16 (20.78%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.60%) OLAP
9 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (49.35%) NUnit
2 33 (42.86%) Moq
2 33 (42.86%) Rhino Mocks
3 24 (31.17%) Visual Studio
4 8 (10.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.49%) MSTest
6 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.60%) JIRA
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (2.60%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 27 (35.06%) Games
2 14 (18.18%) Automotive
3 7 (9.09%) Finance
4 3 (3.90%) Law
4 3 (3.90%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (87.01%) Developer
2 47 (61.04%) .NET Developer
3 29 (37.66%) Junior
3 29 (37.66%) Junior Developer
4 27 (35.06%) Games Developer
4 27 (35.06%) Graduate
4 27 (35.06%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 27 (35.06%) Graduate Developer
4 27 (35.06%) Graduate Games Developer
4 27 (35.06%) Junior .NET Developer
4 27 (35.06%) Junior Games Developer
5 25 (32.47%) Software Developer
6 23 (29.87%) C# Developer
7 21 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
8 18 (23.38%) .NET Software Developer
8 18 (23.38%) SQL Developer
9 17 (22.08%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (19.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (19.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (18.18%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (88.31%) .NET
2 55 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 46 (59.74%) .NET Framework
4 36 (46.75%) LINQ
5 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (35.06%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 27 (35.06%) NHibernate
7 23 (29.87%) CSS
7 23 (29.87%) HTML
7 23 (29.87%) Web Services
8 20 (25.97%) jQuery
9 18 (23.38%) HTML5
10 16 (20.78%) Ajax
10 16 (20.78%) CSS3
11 14 (18.18%) Classic ASP
11 14 (18.18%) WCF
12 10 (12.99%) WPF
13 8 (10.39%) WinForms
14 7 (9.09%) XSLT
15 6 (7.79%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.79%) Data Centre
1 6 (7.79%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.90%) Data Structures
3 3 (3.90%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.94%) MVC
2 46 (59.74%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (48.05%) TDD
4 35 (45.45%) Scrum
5 30 (38.96%) Kanban
5 30 (38.96%) Web Application Development
6 27 (35.06%) BDD
7 16 (20.78%) SDLC
8 15 (19.48%) Web Development
9 9 (11.69%) SOA
10 7 (9.09%) TOGAF
11 6 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (7.79%) Functional Testing
11 6 (7.79%) ITIL
11 6 (7.79%) Open Source
11 6 (7.79%) PRINCE
11 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2
11 6 (7.79%) Zachman Framework
12 5 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 61 (79.22%) C#
2 27 (35.06%) SQL
3 21 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 18 (23.38%) VB.NET
5 16 (20.78%) T-SQL
6 14 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 6 (7.79%) C++
8 2 (2.60%) C
8 2 (2.60%) Delphi
8 2 (2.60%) Java
8 2 (2.60%) Pascal
8 2 (2.60%) XAML
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (87.01%) MCSD
3 48 (62.34%) MCP
3 48 (62.34%) MCTS
4 40 (51.95%) Degree
5 6 (7.79%) CGEIT
5 6 (7.79%) CISSP
5 6 (7.79%) PMI Certification
5 6 (7.79%) PMP
6 4 (5.19%) MCPD
7 2 (2.60%) HND
7 2 (2.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 14 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 37 (48.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.49%) Oracle
3 4 (5.19%) Typemock
4 3 (3.90%) iManage
4 3 (3.90%) LexisNexis
5 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
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