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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 427 409 217
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -192
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 14 46 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.069% 0.20% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.22% 0.60% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 46 240
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
6320 7696 7346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 31.03% 33.58% 32.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4781 6143 5927
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 29 May 2015. 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 - 13 £40,000 -
Surrey +19 1 £45,000 -
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 20 (100.00%) .NET
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (95.00%) C#
3 18 (90.00%) HTML
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (80.00%) jQuery
4 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
5 15 (75.00%) CSS
6 13 (65.00%) MVC
7 11 (55.00%) VB.NET
8 10 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (45.00%) XML
9 9 (45.00%) LINQ
10 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
10 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (40.00%) Ajax
10 8 (40.00%) XSLT
10 8 (40.00%) HND
10 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (40.00%) HTML5
11 7 (35.00%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (35.00%) Sitecore
11 7 (35.00%) CSS3
11 7 (35.00%) SQL
11 7 (35.00%) MS Excel

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 7 (35.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 7 (35.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 10 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (10.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) C# Developer
3 16 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (70.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (70.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (35.00%) Web Developer
6 6 (30.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (30.00%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (5.00%) Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Consultant
8 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (90.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 16 (80.00%) jQuery
4 15 (75.00%) CSS
5 9 (45.00%) XML
5 9 (45.00%) LINQ
6 8 (40.00%) Ajax
6 8 (40.00%) XSLT
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (40.00%) HTML5
7 7 (35.00%) CSS3
8 6 (30.00%) Apache Flex
8 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (20.00%) COM
9 4 (20.00%) .NET Framework
10 2 (10.00%) WinForms
10 2 (10.00%) WCF
10 2 (10.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (5.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Coaching
4 1 (5.00%) Business Development
4 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Process Management
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) C#
2 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (55.00%) VB.NET
4 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 3 (15.00%) VB
6 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (40.00%) HND
3 4 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (10.00%) MCSD
4 2 (10.00%) MCTS
4 2 (10.00%) MCPD
5 1 (5.00%) Degree
5 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) MCDBA
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com