The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 217 - 214
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 1 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.023% - 0.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.071% - 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 7
Average salary £35,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.51%
MCPD
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1415 1379 1882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 31.84% 31.91% 37.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1173 1091 1643
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MCPD
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

MCPD Salary Trend in Surrey

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing MCPD 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 MCPD.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MCSD
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
4 3 (50.00%) Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (50.00%) SaaS
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) C
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) CCA
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Billing
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Project Management
4 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (50.00%) Legal

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing MCPD 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 MCPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Billing
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Operations Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Financial Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCSD
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 3 (50.00%) CCA
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (33.33%) MCTS
4 2 (33.33%) MCP
4 2 (33.33%) MCAD
4 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) TOWER Software