The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 190 173 184
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.054% 0.028% 0.076%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.078% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +10.38%
MCPD
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1390 1274 1466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.21% 35.57% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1186 1043 1133
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCPD
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

MCPD Salary Trend in Hampshire

MCPD
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCPD across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

MCPD Salary Histogram in Hampshire

MCPD
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 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
Fareham +4 2 £32,500 -7.14%
MCPD
South East

MCPD
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing MCPD 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 MCPD.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MCSD
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) MCAD
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire region citing MCPD 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 MCPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Graduate
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior VB.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSD
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCAD
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle