The first table below looks at the demand for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - 60 74
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.20% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.70% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
153 142 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 22.57% 28.34% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 123 118 179
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,150 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,052 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCPD
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MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MCPD
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

MCPD Salary Trend in Merseyside