The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 154 - 195
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.037% - 0.079%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% - 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £30,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
MCSD
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
652 837 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 23.93% 23.84% 24.95%
Number of salaries quoted 568 678 785
Median salary £38,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of job ads across the Leeds region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MCSD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Leeds

MCSD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing MCSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Alterian
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Alterian
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft