The first table below looks at the demand for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 24 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 South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 432 437 401
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -36
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 19 4 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.081% 0.018% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.054% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 41
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £40,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7710 7380 8041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.84% 32.91% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6081 5864 7037
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,873
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCPD
England

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MCPD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MCPD Salary Trend in the South East

MCPD
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCPD across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

MCPD Salary Histogram in the South East

MCPD
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 MCPD within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Kent - 9 £45,000 -
Hampshire -7 5 £35,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £32,500 -
Middlesex - 2 £47,500 -
MCPD
England

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing MCPD 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 MCPD.

1 31 (100.00%) C#
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (90.32%) .NET Framework
3 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
4 23 (74.19%) OO
4 23 (74.19%) MCP
5 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
5 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
5 20 (64.52%) MCTS
6 18 (58.06%) OOP
7 15 (48.39%) SOAP
7 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (48.39%) SOA
7 15 (48.39%) MVC
7 15 (48.39%) MVVM
7 15 (48.39%) REST
8 13 (41.94%) SQL
9 10 (32.26%) WPF
10 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
11 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
11 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
12 5 (16.13%) WinForms
12 5 (16.13%) WCF
12 5 (16.13%) C
12 5 (16.13%) Oracle
12 5 (16.13%) MCSD
12 5 (16.13%) Windows
12 5 (16.13%) McKesson

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing MCPD 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 MCPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 15 (48.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Software Developer
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.13%) VB.NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.68%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Programmer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) .NET Framework
3 15 (48.39%) SOAP
3 15 (48.39%) REST
4 10 (32.26%) WPF
5 5 (16.13%) WinForms
5 5 (16.13%) WCF
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.68%) Web Services
6 3 (9.68%) XML
6 3 (9.68%) XSLT
6 3 (9.68%) HTML
6 3 (9.68%) HTML5
6 3 (9.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) NHS
1 5 (16.13%) SystemC
2 3 (9.68%) W3C
2 3 (9.68%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (74.19%) OO
2 20 (64.52%) Software Engineering
3 18 (58.06%) OOP
4 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (48.39%) SOA
4 15 (48.39%) MVC
4 15 (48.39%) MVVM
5 6 (19.35%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.13%) OOD
7 3 (9.68%) ERP
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) System Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Product Management
7 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) TDD
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow
7 3 (9.68%) Scrum
7 3 (9.68%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (41.94%) SQL
3 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
4 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 5 (16.13%) C
6 3 (9.68%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) Lua
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (74.19%) MCP
3 20 (64.52%) MCTS
4 5 (16.13%) MCSD
5 3 (9.68%) MCSE
5 3 (9.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) McKesson
3 3 (9.68%) Epicor
4 2 (6.45%) DevExpress
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