The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 78 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 1.17% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 0
Average salary - £29,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
404 267 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 39.80% 25.97% 33.23%
Number of salaries quoted 339 243 277
Average salary £37,000 £36,400 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.64% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCSD
Wales

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSD across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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