The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - - 156
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds - - 0.034%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
MCPD
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
863 687 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 25.20% 20.80% 20.15%
Number of salaries quoted 760 528 481
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MCPD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

MCPD Salary Trend in Leeds

MCPD
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft