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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 241 189 130
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -59
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 10 51 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.77% 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 3.07% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 51 136
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -
MCAD
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1982 1659 1790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 28.63% 24.99% 24.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1337 1425
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MCAD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MCAD Salary Trend in the North West

MCAD
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside +22 10 £52,500 +31.25%
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) MCP
1 10 (100.00%) MCSD
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) CRM
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) MCTS
1 10 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 10 (100.00%) Office 365

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 10 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Ajax
1 10 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 10 (100.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 10 (100.00%) OO
1 10 (100.00%) CRM
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) MCP
1 10 (100.00%) MCSD
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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