The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 59 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk - 0.64% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £65,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -
MCSD
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
130 143 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 24.48% 30.69% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 96 117 102
Average salary £43,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MCSD
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Suffolk

MCSD
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing MCSD 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 MCSD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk region citing MCSD 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 MCSD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS