The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 894 918 617
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -301
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 39 40 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.040% 0.037% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.13% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 395
Median salary £36,000 £36,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £137,500 £46,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26169 29975 32649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.60% 27.38% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 21186 23766 25865
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MCAD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MCAD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCAD within the UK.

MCAD Salary Trend in the UK

MCAD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCAD over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 within the UK.

MCAD Salary Histogram in the UK

MCAD
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 35 £36,000 -2.04% 1
London +26 27 £22,500 - 1
Yorkshire +30 4 £44,500 +41.26%
Hull - 4 £44,500 -
East Yorkshire - 4 £44,500 -
Birmingham -11 3 £36,000 -
West Midlands -11 3 £36,000 -
City of London +59 2 £100,500 +67.50%
Colchester - 1 £32,500 -
East of England - 1 £32,500 -
Essex - 1 £32,500 -

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT jobs citing MCAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MCAD.

1 69 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (89.86%) MCSD
3 61 (88.41%) C#
3 61 (88.41%) SQL Server
4 54 (78.26%) Degree
5 53 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (73.91%) .NET
7 48 (69.57%) MCTS
8 44 (63.77%) ASP.NET
9 43 (62.32%) Scrum
10 42 (60.87%) .NET Framework
11 41 (59.42%) TDD
11 41 (59.42%) MVC
12 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
13 35 (50.72%) MCP
14 29 (42.03%) SQL
14 29 (42.03%) NUnit
14 29 (42.03%) LINQ
15 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (39.13%) Moq
16 25 (36.23%) Rhino Mocks
16 25 (36.23%) Kanban
16 25 (36.23%) BDD
16 25 (36.23%) Web Application Development
16 25 (36.23%) SQL Server 2014
16 25 (36.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 25 (36.23%) Games
16 25 (36.23%) NHibernate
17 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
17 19 (27.54%) CSS

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (14.49%) Apache
1 10 (14.49%) Apache Spark
2 9 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.59%) IIS
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.90%) CMS
6 1 (1.45%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 19 (27.54%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Office
2 5 (7.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.80%) InfoPath
4 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (14.49%) ReMetrica
2 2 (2.90%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (88.41%) SQL Server
2 25 (36.23%) SQL Server 2014
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (14.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (11.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2000
7 6 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.35%) OLAP
8 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (42.03%) NUnit
2 27 (39.13%) Moq
3 25 (36.23%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (21.74%) Visual Studio
5 11 (15.94%) JIRA
5 11 (15.94%) TeamCity
6 8 (11.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.90%) Selenium
8 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 25 (36.23%) Games
2 10 (14.49%) Finance
3 6 (8.70%) Automotive
4 3 (4.35%) Retail
5 2 (2.90%) Law
5 2 (2.90%) Legal
6 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 68 (98.55%) Developer
2 41 (59.42%) .NET Developer
3 28 (40.58%) C# Developer
3 28 (40.58%) Junior
3 28 (40.58%) Junior Developer
4 25 (36.23%) Games Developer
4 25 (36.23%) Graduate
4 25 (36.23%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 25 (36.23%) Graduate Developer
4 25 (36.23%) Graduate Games Developer
4 25 (36.23%) Junior .NET Developer
4 25 (36.23%) Junior Games Developer
5 24 (34.78%) Software Developer
6 20 (28.99%) C# Software Developer
7 19 (27.54%) SQL Developer
8 14 (20.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
9 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (73.91%) .NET
2 44 (63.77%) ASP.NET
3 42 (60.87%) .NET Framework
4 29 (42.03%) LINQ
5 27 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (36.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 25 (36.23%) NHibernate
7 19 (27.54%) CSS
8 17 (24.64%) HTML
9 13 (18.84%) jQuery
9 13 (18.84%) Web Services
10 9 (13.04%) XSLT
11 7 (10.14%) HTML5
11 7 (10.14%) WCF
11 7 (10.14%) XML
12 6 (8.70%) Ajax
12 6 (8.70%) CSS3
12 6 (8.70%) Entity Framework
13 5 (7.25%) AngularJS
13 5 (7.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.19%) Computer Science
2 11 (15.94%) Mathematics
3 10 (14.49%) Physics
3 10 (14.49%) Reinsurance
4 4 (5.80%) User Experience
5 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (76.81%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (62.32%) Scrum
3 41 (59.42%) MVC
3 41 (59.42%) TDD
4 25 (36.23%) BDD
4 25 (36.23%) Kanban
4 25 (36.23%) Web Application Development
5 18 (26.09%) OO
6 12 (17.39%) OOD
6 12 (17.39%) Web Development
7 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (15.94%) MVVM
8 10 (14.49%) Machine Learning
9 9 (13.04%) SDLC
10 6 (8.70%) Business Analysis
10 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (7.25%) ETL
12 4 (5.80%) Content Management
12 4 (5.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 61 (88.41%) C#
2 29 (42.03%) SQL
3 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.39%) T-SQL
5 10 (14.49%) Python
5 10 (14.49%) Scala
6 9 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 5 (7.25%) C++
8 3 (4.35%) Delphi
8 3 (4.35%) Java
8 3 (4.35%) Pascal
8 3 (4.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 69 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (89.86%) MCSD
3 54 (78.26%) Degree
4 48 (69.57%) MCTS
5 35 (50.72%) MCP
6 19 (27.54%) MCPD
7 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (55.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Actian
3 3 (4.35%) EPiServer
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle
4 2 (2.90%) iManage
4 2 (2.90%) LexisNexis
4 2 (2.90%) Typemock
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