The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 116 96 115
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 1 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.066% 1.11% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 3.37% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 2
Average salary - £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCSD
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
419 563 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 27.73% 32.79% 29.42%
Number of salaries quoted 352 479 435
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

MCSD
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCPD
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 per annum + +31 days holiday!
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexi time, Annual Bonus at 12%
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 31 days holiday!
Posted: 15 days ago
Oxfordshire
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago