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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 77 63 79
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 5 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 0.63% 0.71% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.40% 2.51% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 3
Average salary £47,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.57%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
147 199 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warwickshire 18.49% 28.23% 31.21%
Number of salaries quoted 118 154 228
Average salary £33,665 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.81% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick - 5 £47,500 -
MCSD
West Midlands

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Wealth Management
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) XPath
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Team Leader
1 4 (57.14%) Development Team Leader
2 3 (42.86%) Senior C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Team Leader
3 2 (28.57%) C++ Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) XML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Wealth Management
2 5 (71.43%) Release Management
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 5 (71.43%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) XPath
4 2 (28.57%) C++
4 2 (28.57%) VB
4 2 (28.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft