The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 444 458 308
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -150
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 4 6 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.021% 0.029% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.066% 0.089% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 138
Average salary £47,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +31.25%
MCAD
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6028 6764 6469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.32% 32.40% 31.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4889 5255 5017
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MCAD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MCAD Salary Trend in the South East

MCAD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire -3 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Hampshire +21 1 £37,500 +7.14%
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) MCSD
3 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) NUnit
3 6 (66.67%) WCF
3 6 (66.67%) WPF
4 5 (55.56%) LINQ
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (55.56%) Degree
5 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
6 3 (33.33%) WinForms
6 3 (33.33%) Information Security
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) CMS
1 2 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) NUnit
2 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) Moq
4 3 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (22.22%) MSTest
5 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) WCF
2 6 (66.67%) WPF
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) LINQ
4 3 (33.33%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) WinForms
5 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (22.22%) Ajax
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) CSS3
5 2 (22.22%) HTML5
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 3 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
3 2 (22.22%) Code Coverage
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) MVVM
3 2 (22.22%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) C
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) MCSD
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) MCP
5 2 (22.22%) HND
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Sitecore
2 2 (22.22%) Typemock