The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 627 661 683
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +22
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 9 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.023% 0.031% 0.017%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.095% 0.12% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 8
Median salary £137,500 £52,500 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+161.90% +2.43%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
MCPD
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
9455 11253 12217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 24.00% 25.31% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7940 9151 9797
Median salary £55,250 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.23% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in London

MCPD
Salary Trend in London

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

MCPD Salary Trend in London

MCPD
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCPD across the London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

MCPD Salary Histogram in London

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing MCPD 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 London region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Degree
3 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) Scrum
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) MCAD
3 14 (82.35%) MCSD
4 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
4 13 (76.47%) MCTS
4 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
5 12 (70.59%) TDD
6 11 (64.71%) OO
6 11 (64.71%) Apache
6 11 (64.71%) Python
6 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (64.71%) JIRA
6 11 (64.71%) Mathematics
6 11 (64.71%) Physics
6 11 (64.71%) TeamCity
6 11 (64.71%) Scala
6 11 (64.71%) MVVM
6 11 (64.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (64.71%) ReMetrica
6 11 (64.71%) OOD
6 11 (64.71%) Machine Learning
6 11 (64.71%) Reinsurance
6 11 (64.71%) Apache Spark
6 11 (64.71%) Actian

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (64.71%) Apache
1 11 (64.71%) Apache Spark
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (64.71%) ReMetrica
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) JIRA
1 11 (64.71%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) C# Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Apache Spark Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Cassandra Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Python Developer
3 8 (47.06%) Scala Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (23.53%) SQL Developer
6 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source Developer
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
8 1 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
8 1 (5.88%) Architect
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
2 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 11 (64.71%) Mathematics
2 11 (64.71%) Physics
2 11 (64.71%) Reinsurance
3 2 (11.76%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (82.35%) Scrum
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (64.71%) Machine Learning
3 11 (64.71%) MVVM
3 11 (64.71%) OO
3 11 (64.71%) OOD
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source
4 3 (17.65%) Open Source Development
4 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
4 3 (17.65%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 11 (64.71%) Python
3 11 (64.71%) Scala
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (94.12%) Degree
3 14 (82.35%) MCAD
3 14 (82.35%) MCSD
4 13 (76.47%) MCTS
5 5 (29.41%) MCP
6 1 (5.88%) MCDBA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Actian
3 3 (17.65%) EPiServer