The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 63 73 60
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 6 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.89% 1.55% 1.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.30% 5.07% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 13
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCSD
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Warwickshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
182 276 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 26.96% 30.50% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 136 239 119
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,790 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Warwickshire

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) OLAP
1 7 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) XML
1 7 (100.00%) MCAD
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
1 7 (100.00%) ATM
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Summit
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Summit
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) ATM
1 7 (100.00%) Intranet
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) OLAP
1 7 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 7 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Developer Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
1 7 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Change Data Capture
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCAD
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Business Objects
1 7 (100.00%) Cognos
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Netezza