The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 169 147 138
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 13 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.33% 0.84% 1.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 3.61% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 35 37
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
908 970 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.00% 23.31% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 719 844 746
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCAD
North West

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
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton +8 13 £40,000 -
MCAD
North West

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 33 (100.00%) MCP
1 33 (100.00%) MCSD
1 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 33 (100.00%) MVC
1 33 (100.00%) TDD
1 33 (100.00%) MCTS
1 33 (100.00%) WCF
1 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 33 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 33 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 30 (90.91%) SQL Server 2012
2 30 (90.91%) CQRS
2 30 (90.91%) Domain-Driven Design
2 30 (90.91%) BDD
2 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) Internet
3 4 (12.12%) Games
3 4 (12.12%) OO
4 3 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (9.09%) Ninject
4 3 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (9.09%) MSTest
4 3 (9.09%) MVVM
4 3 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (9.09%) Moq

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 30 (90.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) NUnit
1 3 (9.09%) MSTest
1 3 (9.09%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (9.09%) Moq
General
1 4 (12.12%) Games
2 3 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
1 33 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (9.09%) Junior Developer
2 3 (9.09%) Junior .NET Developer
2 3 (9.09%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (9.09%) Graduate .NET Developer
2 3 (9.09%) Graduate
2 3 (9.09%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
1 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 33 (100.00%) WCF
1 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 33 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (9.09%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
2 3 (9.09%) Ninject
2 3 (9.09%) WPF
2 3 (9.09%) Spring.NET
2 3 (9.09%) WinForms
2 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) MVC
1 33 (100.00%) TDD
1 33 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 30 (90.91%) Domain-Driven Design
2 30 (90.91%) BDD
2 30 (90.91%) CQRS
3 4 (12.12%) OO
4 3 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (9.09%) MVVM
4 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (9.09%) Kanban
4 3 (9.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) MCP
1 33 (100.00%) MCSD
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 33 (100.00%) MCTS