The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - 242 -
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.12% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.40% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Median salary - £36,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
MCPD
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
1847 1770 1656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.28% 30.02% 26.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1452 1393 1294
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MCPD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

MCPD Salary Trend in the South West

MCPD
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing MCPD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) SAP
1 4 (100.00%) COM
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) VC++
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Business One
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) COM
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
1 4 (100.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SAP