The first table below looks at the demand for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD 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 Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 56 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 3 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.85% - 2.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.37% - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 8
Average salary £65,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
89 70 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.28% 23.26% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 62 60 77
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,900 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCPD
Suffolk

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MCPD
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

MCPD Salary Trend in Ipswich

MCPD
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) MCSD
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 6 (100.00%) DNA
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) MS Project
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (83.33%) XML

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 6 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (83.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 6 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) DNA
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) MCSD
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft