The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 30 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 North East region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 54 70
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East - 2.51% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category - 9.24% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 4
Average salary - £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
234 184 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 28.33% 27.14% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 171 161 181
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +8.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSD
England

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MCSD
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MCSD Salary Trend in the North East