The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 426 436 438
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 11 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.051% 0.024% 0.084%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.075% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 14
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £39,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
MCPD
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
7112 6682 7822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.98% 31.43% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5430 5394 6694
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 5 £45,000 -
Surrey - 5 £75,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
MCPD
England

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (84.21%) C#
2 16 (84.21%) .NET
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) HTML
4 11 (57.89%) SQL
4 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
5 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
6 9 (47.37%) Ajax
6 9 (47.37%) Windows
7 8 (42.11%) MCSD
7 8 (42.11%) MCSE
7 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
7 8 (42.11%) Degree
8 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (36.84%) HTML5
8 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
8 7 (36.84%) XML
8 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
8 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
9 6 (31.58%) MCP
9 6 (31.58%) MCAD
9 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
9 6 (31.58%) MCTS
9 6 (31.58%) System Testing
10 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
10 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7 (36.84%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (26.32%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (15.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
1 3 (15.79%) Billing
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (26.32%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (21.05%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (21.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (15.79%) Operations Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Consultant
7 2 (10.53%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) HTML
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) .NET Framework
4 9 (47.37%) Ajax
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) XML
6 5 (26.32%) WCF
6 5 (26.32%) Web Services
6 5 (26.32%) XSLT
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) WPF
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) W3C
2 4 (21.05%) NHS
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) System Testing
2 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Scrum
2 5 (26.32%) Workflow
2 5 (26.32%) OOP
2 5 (26.32%) OO
3 4 (21.05%) MVC
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Business Development
5 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
3 7 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (42.11%) MCSD
2 8 (42.11%) MCSE
2 8 (42.11%) Degree
3 6 (31.58%) MCP
3 6 (31.58%) MCAD
3 6 (31.58%) MCTS
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (15.79%) CCA
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) TOWER Software
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