The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - - 86
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - - 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 14
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.55% +12.50%
MCSD
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
253 452 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.19% 29.60% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 209 332 313
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of job ads across the Milton Keynes region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MCSD
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

MCSD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing MCSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MCAD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Typemock

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C++/C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) WinForms
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) MCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Typemock