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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
UK
Rank 824 889 910
Rank change year-on-year
+65 +21
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 20 40 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.040% 0.039%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.096% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 39
Median salary £22,500 £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -23.80%
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -9.52%

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
20939 28002 29341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 25.23% 28.05% 27.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16560 22410 23471
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,823 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,550 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 21 January 2017 within the UK.

MCAD Salary Histogram in the UK

MCAD
Top 8 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +78 20 £22,500 -43.75% 1
London +60 14 £22,500 -
South East +67 5 £57,500 +21.05% 1
Middlesex - 4 £68,750 -
Yorkshire +30 1 £30,000 -29.41%
West Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
Hampshire - 1 £25,000 - 1
Fareham - 1 £25,000 - 1

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (91.53%) MCSD
3 52 (88.14%) .NET
4 47 (79.66%) C#
5 41 (69.49%) MCTS
6 39 (66.10%) Scrum
7 37 (62.71%) MVC
7 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
7 37 (62.71%) ASP.NET
7 37 (62.71%) .NET Framework
8 36 (61.02%) Degree
8 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (61.02%) MCP
9 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
10 29 (49.15%) TDD
10 29 (49.15%) NHibernate
10 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 28 (47.46%) Moq
11 28 (47.46%) NUnit
12 27 (45.76%) LINQ
12 27 (45.76%) Kanban
12 27 (45.76%) Games
12 27 (45.76%) BDD
12 27 (45.76%) Web Application Development
12 27 (45.76%) Rhino Mocks
12 27 (45.76%) SQL Server 2014
12 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 21 (35.59%) SharePoint
14 20 (33.90%) SQL
15 18 (30.51%) MS Excel

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 21 (35.59%) SharePoint
2 10 (16.95%) SAS
3 8 (13.56%) IIS
3 8 (13.56%) Umbraco
4 7 (11.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (10.17%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (5.08%) CMS
7 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.69%) Kentico
8 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (30.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.17%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Office 365
2 4 (6.78%) IaaS
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.78%) PaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) Skype
2 1 (1.69%) SSL
2 1 (1.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (62.71%) SQL Server
2 27 (45.76%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (16.95%) MS Access
4 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (11.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (47.46%) Moq
1 28 (47.46%) NUnit
2 27 (45.76%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (10.17%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.69%) MSTest
4 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (45.76%) Games
2 10 (16.95%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Automotive
4 1 (1.69%) Advertising
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (74.58%) Developer
2 37 (62.71%) .NET Developer
3 27 (45.76%) Games Developer
3 27 (45.76%) Graduate
3 27 (45.76%) Graduate .NET Developer
3 27 (45.76%) Graduate Developer
3 27 (45.76%) Graduate Games Developer
3 27 (45.76%) Junior
3 27 (45.76%) Junior .NET Developer
3 27 (45.76%) Junior Developer
3 27 (45.76%) Junior Games Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Applications Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) Applications Support
4 10 (16.95%) Applications Support Engineer
4 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (16.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (16.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (16.95%) C# Developer
4 10 (16.95%) Support Engineer
5 9 (15.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (88.14%) .NET
2 37 (62.71%) .NET Framework
2 37 (62.71%) ASP.NET
3 29 (49.15%) ASP.NET MVC
3 29 (49.15%) NHibernate
4 27 (45.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 27 (45.76%) LINQ
5 15 (25.42%) CSS
5 15 (25.42%) HTML
6 10 (16.95%) COM+
6 10 (16.95%) Web Services
7 8 (13.56%) Ajax
7 8 (13.56%) jQuery
8 7 (11.86%) CSS3
8 7 (11.86%) HTML5
9 6 (10.17%) XSLT
10 3 (5.08%) Entity Framework
11 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (3.39%) Sinatra
11 2 (3.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
3 6 (10.17%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Cloud Native
4 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (66.10%) Scrum
2 37 (62.71%) MVC
3 36 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (49.15%) TDD
5 27 (45.76%) BDD
5 27 (45.76%) Kanban
5 27 (45.76%) Web Application Development
6 10 (16.95%) Analytics
6 10 (16.95%) Business Analytics
6 10 (16.95%) Migration
7 9 (15.25%) Web Development
8 8 (13.56%) Content Management
9 7 (11.86%) Front End Development
9 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.17%) Records Management
11 5 (8.47%) SDLC
11 5 (8.47%) SOA
12 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Content Management
12 4 (6.78%) Unit Testing
13 3 (5.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) C#
2 20 (33.90%) SQL
3 10 (16.95%) C++
3 10 (16.95%) PowerShell
3 10 (16.95%) VBA
4 9 (15.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.17%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 59 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (91.53%) MCSD
3 41 (69.49%) MCTS
4 36 (61.02%) Degree
4 36 (61.02%) MCP
5 8 (13.56%) MCPD
6 6 (10.17%) SC Cleared
6 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (3.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.95%) Alterian
3 1 (1.69%) Apigee
3 1 (1.69%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.69%) Mashery
3 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
Fareham, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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