The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 230 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.019% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% 0.072% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £50,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
MCPD
England

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

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1665 1392 1443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.26% 25.78% 26.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1203 1063 1137
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing MCPD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MCPD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MCPD Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MCPD
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Warwickshire 0 7 - -
MCPD
England

MCPD
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing MCPD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
1 17 (100.00%) XML
1 17 (100.00%) XSLT
1 17 (100.00%) OO
1 17 (100.00%) SOA
1 17 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (100.00%) MCTS
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 17 (100.00%) XPath
1 17 (100.00%) Release Management
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 17 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 17 (100.00%) Coaching
2 16 (94.12%) Wealth Management
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 17 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (88.24%) .NET Developer
2 15 (88.24%) .NET Software Developer
2 15 (88.24%) ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (88.24%) C# .NET Developer
2 15 (88.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 15 (88.24%) C# Developer
2 15 (88.24%) C# Software Developer
2 15 (88.24%) Senior Developer
3 13 (76.47%) Senior .NET Developer
3 13 (76.47%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 13 (76.47%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (76.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 13 (76.47%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 13 (76.47%) Senior C# Developer
3 13 (76.47%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 13 (76.47%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
1 17 (100.00%) XML
1 17 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Coaching
1 17 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 17 (100.00%) OO
1 17 (100.00%) Release Management
1 17 (100.00%) SOA
2 16 (94.12%) Wealth Management
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 17 (100.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) MCTS
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification