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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 440 - 405
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 8 0 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.036% - 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 38
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 - £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -3.57%
Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7532 7148 7946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 33.48% 32.62% 34.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5773 5745 6821
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
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 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 - 5 £45,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £47,500 -
MCPD
England

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 27 (100.00%) C#
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
4 14 (51.85%) OOP
4 14 (51.85%) OO
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) MCP
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 11 (40.74%) MVC
6 11 (40.74%) MCTS
7 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
8 9 (33.33%) HTML
8 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 9 (33.33%) Windows
8 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 9 (33.33%) Ajax
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (29.63%) REST
9 8 (29.63%) MVVM
9 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
9 8 (29.63%) SOAP
9 8 (29.63%) SOA
10 7 (25.93%) MCSD
10 7 (25.93%) Oracle
10 7 (25.93%) WPF
11 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 10 (37.04%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (37.04%) C# Developer
4 8 (29.63%) Software Developer
5 7 (25.93%) VB.NET Developer
6 6 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) Programmer
8 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 9 (33.33%) Ajax
4 8 (29.63%) REST
4 8 (29.63%) SOAP
5 7 (25.93%) WPF
6 6 (22.22%) WCF
6 6 (22.22%) Web Services
6 6 (22.22%) XML
6 6 (22.22%) XSLT
6 6 (22.22%) HTML5
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) W3C
2 3 (11.11%) NHS
2 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) OOP
1 14 (51.85%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) MVC
3 8 (29.63%) MVVM
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) SOA
4 6 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 6 (22.22%) System Testing
4 6 (22.22%) Workflow
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 3 (11.11%) ERP
5 3 (11.11%) ITIL
5 3 (11.11%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
4 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) Lua
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (51.85%) MCP
3 11 (40.74%) MCTS
4 7 (25.93%) MCSD
5 6 (22.22%) Degree
5 6 (22.22%) MCSE
6 3 (11.11%) MCAD
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Epicor