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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 439 219 216
Rank change year-on-year
-220 -3
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 7 228 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.031% 1.08% 1.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.094% 3.36% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 228 269
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
7415 6791 7819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.28% 32.02% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5643 5466 6693
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 28 August 2014. 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
Hampshire -41 6 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Berkshire -37 1 £35,000 - 1
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 53 (100.00%) C#
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
1 53 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (96.23%) MCP
3 47 (88.68%) MCSD
3 47 (88.68%) SQL Server
4 46 (86.79%) NUnit
5 38 (71.70%) WCF
6 35 (66.04%) ASP.NET
7 31 (58.49%) MCTS
7 31 (58.49%) MVC
7 31 (58.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (50.94%) TDD
8 27 (50.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 26 (49.06%) Rhino Mocks
9 26 (49.06%) Scrum
10 25 (47.17%) WPF
10 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
11 24 (45.28%) Windows
12 23 (43.40%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (41.51%) Web Application Development
13 22 (41.51%) Castle Windsor
14 21 (39.62%) LINQ
14 21 (39.62%) NHibernate
14 21 (39.62%) Ajax
15 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (37.74%) Unit Testing
16 18 (33.96%) Razor View Engine
16 18 (33.96%) Games
16 18 (33.96%) Internet

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

Applications
1 18 (33.96%) MS Excel
2 13 (24.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (88.68%) SQL Server
2 23 (43.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 46 (86.79%) NUnit
2 26 (49.06%) Rhino Mocks
3 17 (32.08%) Subversion
4 9 (16.98%) Moq
5 6 (11.32%) Visual Studio
6 5 (9.43%) MSTest
7 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (33.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (67.92%) Developer
2 29 (54.72%) .NET Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Team Leader
4 12 (22.64%) Development Team Leader
5 9 (16.98%) Software Development Team Leader
5 9 (16.98%) Software Team Leader
6 6 (11.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) C# Developer
6 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Developer
8 4 (7.55%) .NET Team Leader
9 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Lead Software Developer
10 1 (1.89%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (71.70%) WCF
3 35 (66.04%) ASP.NET
4 31 (58.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (50.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 25 (47.17%) WPF
7 22 (41.51%) Castle Windsor
8 21 (39.62%) LINQ
8 21 (39.62%) NHibernate
8 21 (39.62%) Ajax
9 18 (33.96%) Razor View Engine
10 17 (32.08%) MonoRail
11 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
12 6 (11.32%) jQuery
12 6 (11.32%) HTML
13 5 (9.43%) WinForms
13 5 (9.43%) Unity DI Container
13 5 (9.43%) Ninject
13 5 (9.43%) Spring.NET
14 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (7.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (58.49%) MVC
2 27 (50.94%) TDD
3 26 (49.06%) Scrum
4 22 (41.51%) Web Application Development
5 20 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (37.74%) Unit Testing
6 17 (32.08%) E-Commerce
7 9 (16.98%) Kanban
8 6 (11.32%) User Stories
8 6 (11.32%) OO
9 5 (9.43%) OOP
9 5 (9.43%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (9.43%) OOD
9 5 (9.43%) BDD
9 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (9.43%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (9.43%) MVVM
10 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (3.77%) Code Coverage
12 1 (1.89%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.77%) VB
2 2 (3.77%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.77%) VB6
Qualifications
1 53 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (96.23%) MCP
3 47 (88.68%) MCSD
4 31 (58.49%) MCTS
5 14 (26.42%) Degree
6 4 (7.55%) MCPD
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.77%) Progress
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