The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
England / North West
Rank - - 249
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.057%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary - £34,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -10.38%

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
1386 1516 1832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 23.34% 26.76% 26.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 1200 1484
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,825 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing MCPD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MCPD
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MCPD Salary Trend in the North West