The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - 193 179
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 28 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.51% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.77% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 28 47
Average salary - £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -
MCAD
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1828 1584 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 30.84% 28.87% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1499 1276 1627
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSD
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
1 3 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WinForms
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Spring.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Castle Windsor
1 3 (100.00%) Ninject
1 3 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Kanban
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) MCSD
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft