The first table below looks at the demand for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 200 189 170
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -19
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 25 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.58% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.52% 1.65% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 46
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1640 1877 2159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 28.27% 34.88% 38.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1336 1618 1869
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCAD
England

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MCAD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MCAD Salary Trend in the South West

MCAD
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MCAD Salary Histogram in the South West

MCAD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the South West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Bristol +5 13 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Devon - 12 £23,000 - 1
MCAD
England

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing MCAD 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 MCAD.

1 54 (100.00%) .NET
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 54 (100.00%) MCP
1 54 (100.00%) MCSD
1 54 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 54 (100.00%) TDD
1 54 (100.00%) MCTS
2 52 (96.30%) ASP.NET MVC
2 52 (96.30%) MVC
2 52 (96.30%) ASP.NET
2 52 (96.30%) Web Application Development
2 52 (96.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 51 (94.44%) Rhino Mocks
3 51 (94.44%) Castle Windsor
3 51 (94.44%) NUnit
4 49 (90.74%) WCF
4 49 (90.74%) Razor View Engine
5 48 (88.89%) Microsoft
6 47 (87.04%) Scrum
6 47 (87.04%) Dependency Injection
6 47 (87.04%) Continuous Integration
6 47 (87.04%) Kanban
7 44 (81.48%) Spring.NET
7 44 (81.48%) Inversion of Control
7 44 (81.48%) MSTest
7 44 (81.48%) MVVM
7 44 (81.48%) WinForms
7 44 (81.48%) Windows
7 44 (81.48%) Unity DI Container
7 44 (81.48%) WPF

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing MCAD 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 MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (94.44%) Rhino Mocks
1 51 (94.44%) NUnit
2 44 (81.48%) MSTest
2 44 (81.48%) Moq
3 7 (12.96%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (100.00%) Developer
2 52 (96.30%) .NET Developer
3 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
3 2 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (96.30%) ASP.NET MVC
2 52 (96.30%) ASP.NET
2 52 (96.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 51 (94.44%) Castle Windsor
4 49 (90.74%) WCF
4 49 (90.74%) Razor View Engine
5 44 (81.48%) Spring.NET
5 44 (81.48%) WinForms
5 44 (81.48%) Unity DI Container
5 44 (81.48%) WPF
5 44 (81.48%) Ninject
6 7 (12.96%) Ajax
6 7 (12.96%) NHibernate
6 7 (12.96%) MonoRail
7 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (5.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (81.48%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 44 (81.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) TDD
2 52 (96.30%) MVC
2 52 (96.30%) Web Application Development
3 47 (87.04%) Scrum
3 47 (87.04%) Dependency Injection
3 47 (87.04%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (87.04%) Kanban
4 44 (81.48%) MVVM
5 7 (12.96%) OO
6 3 (5.56%) BDD
7 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.85%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) C#
2 16 (29.63%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) MCP
1 54 (100.00%) MCSD
1 54 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 54 (100.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 48 (88.89%) Microsoft
Exeter, Devon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago