The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 18 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone - 6.90% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 23.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCSD
Kent

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

Qualifications Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
42 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 33.87% 29.89% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 25 2
Average salary £28,500 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.75% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

MCSD
Salary Trend in Maidstone

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Maidstone

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing MCSD 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 MCSD.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) MCAD
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) WinForms
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
1 6 (100.00%) MCTS
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 6 (100.00%) MSTest
1 6 (100.00%) MVVM
1 6 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (100.00%) Moq
1 6 (100.00%) Castle Windsor

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Maidstone region citing MCSD 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 MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
1 6 (100.00%) MSTest
1 6 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) WinForms
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 6 (100.00%) Ninject
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 6 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) OOD
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Kanban
1 6 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 6 (100.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCP
1 6 (100.00%) MCAD
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) MCTS