The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 18 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 Farnborough region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 39 37
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough - 0.94% 1.36%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.25% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
104 89 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 41.60% 41.98% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 86 73 87
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £68,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSD
Hampshire

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSD across the Farnborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

MCSD
Salary Trend in Farnborough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSD across the Farnborough region.

MCSD Salary Trend in Farnborough

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing MCSD 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 MCSD.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MCAD
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
1 5 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Ninject

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough region citing MCSD 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 MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) MSTest
1 5 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (100.00%) Moq
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Graduate
1 5 (100.00%) Junior
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) WinForms
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) WPF
1 5 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (100.00%) Ninject
1 5 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 5 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Kanban
1 5 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 5 (100.00%) MVVM
1 5 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MCAD
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) MCTS