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 30 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 Nottingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 78 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +11
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 17 40 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.75% 4.11% 2.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.54% 13.56% 7.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 40 26
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
307 295 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 31.62% 30.29% 33.81%
Number of salaries quoted 257 262 260
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,409 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 30 July 2014.

MCSD Salary Histogram in Nottingham

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 44 (100.00%) C#
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
1 44 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 44 (100.00%) MVC
1 44 (100.00%) TDD
1 44 (100.00%) WCF
1 44 (100.00%) WPF
2 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 38 (86.36%) MVVM
3 38 (86.36%) Rhino Mocks
3 38 (86.36%) Moq
3 38 (86.36%) Kanban
3 38 (86.36%) Razor View Engine
3 38 (86.36%) Web Application Development
3 38 (86.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 38 (86.36%) NUnit
3 38 (86.36%) MCTS
3 38 (86.36%) Scrum
3 38 (86.36%) WinForms
3 38 (86.36%) Windows
3 38 (86.36%) MCP
3 38 (86.36%) MCAD
4 32 (72.73%) SQL Server
5 26 (59.09%) NHibernate
5 26 (59.09%) Streaming Music
5 26 (59.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (59.09%) BDD
6 14 (31.82%) Finance
7 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (13.64%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (59.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (86.36%) Rhino Mocks
1 38 (86.36%) Moq
1 38 (86.36%) NUnit
2 12 (27.27%) MSTest
3 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Developer
1 44 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Junior Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Junior .NET Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Graduate
2 12 (27.27%) Junior
2 12 (27.27%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) .NET
1 44 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 44 (100.00%) WCF
1 44 (100.00%) WPF
2 40 (90.91%) ASP.NET MVC
3 38 (86.36%) Razor View Engine
3 38 (86.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 38 (86.36%) WinForms
4 26 (59.09%) NHibernate
5 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 12 (27.27%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (27.27%) Ninject
5 12 (27.27%) Spring.NET
5 12 (27.27%) Unity DI Container
6 6 (13.64%) CSS
6 6 (13.64%) XML
6 6 (13.64%) HTML
6 6 (13.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 26 (59.09%) Streaming Music
2 12 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 12 (27.27%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (86.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) MVC
1 44 (100.00%) TDD
2 38 (86.36%) MVVM
2 38 (86.36%) Kanban
2 38 (86.36%) Web Application Development
2 38 (86.36%) Scrum
3 26 (59.09%) BDD
4 12 (27.27%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (13.64%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (86.36%) MCTS
2 38 (86.36%) MCP
2 38 (86.36%) MCAD
3 3 (6.82%) MCSE
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