The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 19 15
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 10.71% 9.09%
As % of the Qualifications category - 33.33% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 4
Average salary - £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MCSD
Wales

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

Qualifications Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
21 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 22.58% 32.14% 34.09%
Number of salaries quoted 11 23 11
Average salary £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

MCSD
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

MCSD Salary Trend in West Wales