The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - 152 141
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 25 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.67% 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.83% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 25 52
Average salary - £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
MCAD
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1066 883 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 25.44% 23.76% 26.12%
Number of salaries quoted 909 791 963
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MCAD
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Manchester

MCAD
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing MCAD 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 MCAD.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSD
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (100.00%) CQRS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing MCAD 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 MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) CQRS
1 4 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCP
1 4 (100.00%) MCSD
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS