The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - - 90
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Median salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +12.50%
MCSD
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
329 373 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.45% 29.44% 31.90%
Number of salaries quoted 298 346 311
Median salary £35,000 £35,369 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.04% -5.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MCSD
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

MCSD Salary Trend in South Wales