The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - - 32
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 2.91%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-25.55% +12.50%
MCSD
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
65 16 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.67% 23.88% 51.74%
Number of salaries quoted 49 13 27
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £36,700 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MCSD
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Northern Ireland