The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
MCPD
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
171 233 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 21.76% 28.24% 27.30%
Number of salaries quoted 143 170 160
Average salary £34,750 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.71% -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MCPD
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MCPD Salary Trend in the North East

MCPD
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing MCPD 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 MCPD.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) MCSD
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the North East region citing MCPD 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 MCPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (100.00%) Automotive
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSD
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Degree