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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 871 947 743
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -204
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 40 34 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.031% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.11% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 256
Median salary £36,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.09% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £137,500 £40,000 £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
26043 30009 31924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 26.60% 27.37% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21067 23905 24972
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 £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +35 34 £35,000 -9.67% 1
London +47 24 £22,500 - 1
Yorkshire +40 5 £44,000 +20.54%
Hull - 5 £44,000 -
East Yorkshire - 5 £44,000 -
West Midlands +1 4 £36,000 -
Birmingham -14 4 £36,000 -
East of England +17 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £52,500 -
Colchester - 1 £32,500 -
Essex - 1 £32,500 -

MCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 66 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (92.42%) MCSD
3 57 (86.36%) C#
3 57 (86.36%) SQL Server
4 56 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (80.30%) Degree
6 51 (77.27%) MCTS
7 48 (72.73%) Scrum
8 46 (69.70%) .NET
9 42 (63.64%) TDD
10 40 (60.61%) MVC
10 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET
10 40 (60.61%) .NET Framework
11 35 (53.03%) MCP
12 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
13 30 (45.45%) NUnit
13 30 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (45.45%) Moq
14 27 (40.91%) NHibernate
14 27 (40.91%) LINQ
14 27 (40.91%) Kanban
14 27 (40.91%) Rhino Mocks
14 27 (40.91%) BDD
14 27 (40.91%) Web Application Development
15 26 (39.39%) SQL Server 2014
15 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 26 (39.39%) Games
16 24 (36.36%) SQL
17 21 (31.82%) MCPD
18 19 (28.79%) OO

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 11 (16.67%) Apache
1 11 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 11 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (7.58%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (21.21%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.09%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (16.67%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (86.36%) SQL Server
2 26 (39.39%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.55%) OLAP
8 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 30 (45.45%) Moq
1 30 (45.45%) NUnit
2 27 (40.91%) Rhino Mocks
3 11 (16.67%) JIRA
3 11 (16.67%) TeamCity
4 10 (15.15%) Visual Studio
5 7 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.55%) Selenium
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (39.39%) Games
2 7 (10.61%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Automotive
4 2 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 65 (98.48%) Developer
2 41 (62.12%) .NET Developer
3 28 (42.42%) Junior
3 28 (42.42%) Junior Developer
4 26 (39.39%) Games Developer
4 26 (39.39%) Graduate
4 26 (39.39%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 26 (39.39%) Graduate Developer
4 26 (39.39%) Graduate Games Developer
4 26 (39.39%) Junior .NET Developer
4 26 (39.39%) Junior Games Developer
5 25 (37.88%) C# Developer
6 20 (30.30%) Software Developer
7 17 (25.76%) C# Software Developer
7 17 (25.76%) SQL Developer
8 13 (19.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (19.70%) SQL Server Developer
9 12 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
10 11 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (69.70%) .NET
2 40 (60.61%) .NET Framework
2 40 (60.61%) ASP.NET
3 30 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 27 (40.91%) LINQ
4 27 (40.91%) NHibernate
5 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 16 (24.24%) CSS
7 14 (21.21%) HTML
8 10 (15.15%) Web Services
9 9 (13.64%) jQuery
10 7 (10.61%) Entity Framework
10 7 (10.61%) XSLT
11 6 (9.09%) AngularJS
11 6 (9.09%) HTML5
12 5 (7.58%) Ajax
13 4 (6.06%) CSS3
13 4 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
13 4 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (6.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 11 (16.67%) Physics
2 11 (16.67%) Reinsurance
3 6 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (72.73%) Scrum
3 42 (63.64%) TDD
4 40 (60.61%) MVC
5 27 (40.91%) BDD
5 27 (40.91%) Kanban
5 27 (40.91%) Web Application Development
6 19 (28.79%) OO
7 14 (21.21%) OOD
8 11 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (16.67%) Machine Learning
8 11 (16.67%) MVVM
9 10 (15.15%) Web Development
10 6 (9.09%) Content Management
10 6 (9.09%) Enterprise Content Management
10 6 (9.09%) Migration
10 6 (9.09%) Records Management
10 6 (9.09%) SDLC
10 6 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 57 (86.36%) C#
2 24 (36.36%) SQL
3 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
4 11 (16.67%) Python
4 11 (16.67%) Scala
4 11 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 6 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.03%) C++
6 2 (3.03%) Delphi
6 2 (3.03%) Java
6 2 (3.03%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 66 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 61 (92.42%) MCSD
3 53 (80.30%) Degree
4 51 (77.27%) MCTS
5 35 (53.03%) MCP
6 21 (31.82%) MCPD
7 6 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 6 (9.09%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.03%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (51.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.67%) Actian
3 3 (4.55%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
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