The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 48 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.95% 1.05% -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.53% 3.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +10.38%
MCPD
Suffolk

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

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
93 89 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.91% 31.23% 22.56%
Number of salaries quoted 56 69 60
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £25,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCPD across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

MCPD Salary Histogram in Ipswich

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 7 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (28.57%) N-Tier

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) UML
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 7 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
Ipswich
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
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