The first table below looks at the demand for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 28 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 Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 66 50 57
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 0.77% 0.29% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.22% 0.99% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
225 101 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 34.78% 29.45% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 211 96 164
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,625 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCAD
Northamptonshire

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MCAD
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Northampton

MCAD
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

MCAD Salary Histogram in Northampton

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 14 (100.00%) MCP
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (85.71%) UML
2 12 (85.71%) Data Modelling
2 12 (85.71%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
4 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 10 (71.43%) N-Tier
4 10 (71.43%) XHTML
4 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 10 (71.43%) XML
4 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
5 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) MCSD
6 2 (14.29%) Windows
6 2 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) NUnit
6 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (85.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) SQL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Development Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) .NET Framework
2 10 (71.43%) XHTML
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) WCF
3 2 (14.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) N-Tier
1 10 (71.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
2 12 (85.71%) UML
2 12 (85.71%) Data Modelling
3 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) MCP
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (14.29%) MCSD
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft