The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 88 73 49
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -24
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 2 9 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.22% 1.01% 3.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.95% 3.75% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 21
Average salary £30,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -2.50%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -
MCAD
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
210 240 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 22.93% 26.97% 25.31%
Number of salaries quoted 179 221 149
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MCAD
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

MCAD
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Northampton -13 1 £30,000 -23.07%
MCAD
East Midlands

MCAD
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
1 7 (100.00%) LabWindows
2 6 (85.71%) VB6
2 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
2 6 (85.71%) VB
3 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) C
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (14.29%) C#

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) LabWindows
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (100.00%) Electronics
2 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Development Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) VB
1 6 (85.71%) VB6
2 5 (71.43%) MATLAB
3 4 (57.14%) C
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft