The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 92 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 3 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.29% 0.19% 0.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 0.56% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 5
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
MCAD
Buckinghamshire

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

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
279 355 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 26.67% 33.84% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 219 254 272
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,400 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MCAD
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) MCSD
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
4 3 (50.00%) WinForms
4 3 (50.00%) Information Security
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (50.00%) Moq
4 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Typemock
5 2 (33.33%) MSTest

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) Moq
3 3 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (33.33%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
3 4 (66.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (33.33%) C++ Developer
5 2 (33.33%) C++ Software Developer
5 2 (33.33%) C++/C# Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
2 3 (50.00%) LINQ
2 3 (50.00%) WinForms
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (50.00%) Information Security
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) MVVM
3 2 (33.33%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSD
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) MCP
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Typemock