The first table below looks at the demand for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - - 69
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - - 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
Qualifications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
398 327 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 35.57% 31.14% 21.38%
Number of salaries quoted 347 293 151
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCPD
South East

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MCPD
Salary Trend in Kent

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

MCPD Salary Trend in Kent

MCPD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) MCP
1 8 (100.00%) OOP
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) MCTS
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
1 8 (100.00%) REST

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (100.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) OOP
1 8 (100.00%) OO
1 8 (100.00%) SOA
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCP
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft