The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 69 57 71
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 29 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.68% 4.14% 2.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.80% 14.38% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 26
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
296 292 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 27.31% 28.77% 34.31%
Number of salaries quoted 231 261 332
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,454 £55,000 £48,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSD
Nottinghamshire

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MCSD
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Nottingham

MCSD
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSD across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MCSD Salary Histogram in Nottingham

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing MCSD 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 MCSD.

1 63 (100.00%) C#
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
1 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (96.83%) TDD
3 60 (95.24%) WPF
4 58 (92.06%) MVC
4 58 (92.06%) ASP.NET
5 56 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (87.30%) MCP
6 55 (87.30%) MCAD
6 55 (87.30%) Scrum
6 55 (87.30%) MCTS
7 54 (85.71%) NUnit
7 54 (85.71%) WinForms
7 54 (85.71%) Windows
7 54 (85.71%) Kanban
7 54 (85.71%) MVVM
7 54 (85.71%) Rhino Mocks
7 54 (85.71%) Moq
8 53 (84.13%) WCF
9 49 (77.78%) Razor View Engine
9 49 (77.78%) Web Application Development
9 49 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 35 (55.56%) SQL Server
11 29 (46.03%) Unity DI Container
11 29 (46.03%) Castle Windsor
11 29 (46.03%) Ninject
11 29 (46.03%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (46.03%) Dependency Injection
11 29 (46.03%) Inversion of Control

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham region citing MCSD 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 MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 25 (39.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (85.71%) NUnit
1 54 (85.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 54 (85.71%) Moq
2 29 (46.03%) MSTest
3 8 (12.70%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (98.41%) Developer
2 61 (96.83%) .NET Developer
3 25 (39.68%) Graduate Developer
3 25 (39.68%) Graduate
4 24 (38.10%) Junior Developer
4 24 (38.10%) Junior .NET Developer
4 24 (38.10%) Junior
4 24 (38.10%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.59%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (95.24%) WPF
3 58 (92.06%) ASP.NET
4 56 (88.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 54 (85.71%) WinForms
6 53 (84.13%) WCF
7 49 (77.78%) Razor View Engine
7 49 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 29 (46.03%) Unity DI Container
8 29 (46.03%) Castle Windsor
8 29 (46.03%) Ninject
8 29 (46.03%) Spring.NET
9 25 (39.68%) NHibernate
9 25 (39.68%) .NET Framework
10 7 (11.11%) Ajax
10 7 (11.11%) CSS
10 7 (11.11%) XML
10 7 (11.11%) HTML
11 1 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (46.03%) Inversion of Control
2 25 (39.68%) Streaming Music
3 24 (38.10%) Computer Science
3 24 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 54 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (96.83%) TDD
2 58 (92.06%) MVC
3 55 (87.30%) Scrum
4 54 (85.71%) Kanban
4 54 (85.71%) MVVM
5 49 (77.78%) Web Application Development
6 29 (46.03%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (46.03%) Dependency Injection
7 25 (39.68%) BDD
8 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (3.17%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 63 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
3 7 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (87.30%) MCP
2 55 (87.30%) MCAD
2 55 (87.30%) MCTS
3 3 (4.76%) MCSE
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.59%) Facebook
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