The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 91 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 12 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.01% - 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.78% - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 7
Average salary £45,000 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +6.66%
MCSD
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
431 291 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 36.22% 31.22% 45.60%
Number of salaries quoted 343 230 332
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

MCSD
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSD across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MCSD Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

MCSD
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Cheltenham - 7 £45,000 - 2
Cirencester - 5 £45,000 - 2
MCSD
South West

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 11 (91.67%) Wealth Management
2 11 (91.67%) Release Management
2 11 (91.67%) Mentoring
2 11 (91.67%) Coaching
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) RDBMS
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (91.67%) OO
2 11 (91.67%) SOA
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
2 11 (91.67%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) WCF
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (8.33%) Office Communications Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
1 11 (91.67%) RDBMS
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 11 (91.67%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
1 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
1 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior C# Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 4 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
1 11 (91.67%) Web Services
1 11 (91.67%) XML
1 11 (91.67%) WCF
1 11 (91.67%) jQuery
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (91.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (58.33%) AngularJS
2 7 (58.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) AIX
1 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) OO
1 11 (91.67%) SOA
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
1 11 (91.67%) Wealth Management
1 11 (91.67%) Release Management
1 11 (91.67%) Mentoring
1 11 (91.67%) Coaching
2 4 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
1 11 (91.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCEA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 58,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 58,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 55,000
Posted: 6 days ago