The first table below looks at the demand for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD 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 Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - 127 130
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.79% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.22% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 10
Average salary - £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
932 766 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.72% 35.43% 34.24%
Number of salaries quoted 664 542 744
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCAD
Berkshire

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MCAD
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Reading

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) MCP
1 11 (100.00%) MCSD
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) MCTS
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) Kanban
1 11 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (63.64%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (63.64%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (63.64%) Ninject
2 7 (63.64%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (63.64%) Spring.NET
2 7 (63.64%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (63.64%) MSTest
2 7 (63.64%) MVVM
2 7 (63.64%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (63.64%) Moq
2 7 (63.64%) WCF
2 7 (63.64%) WPF
2 7 (63.64%) NUnit
2 7 (63.64%) WinForms

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MSTest
1 7 (63.64%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (63.64%) Moq
1 7 (63.64%) NUnit
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 11 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (63.64%) Unity DI Container
2 7 (63.64%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (63.64%) Ninject
2 7 (63.64%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (63.64%) Spring.NET
2 7 (63.64%) WCF
2 7 (63.64%) WPF
2 7 (63.64%) WinForms
3 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Scrum
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 11 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (100.00%) Kanban
1 11 (100.00%) Web Application Development
2 7 (63.64%) MVVM
3 4 (36.36%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) VB
1 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
2 4 (36.36%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) MCP
1 11 (100.00%) MCSD
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) MCTS