The table below looks at the statistics for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - 195 177
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.024% 0.026%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.12% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.53%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,750 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+25.87% -0.69%
MCPD
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1190 837 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.52% 19.91% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 994 658 546
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MCPD
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCPD Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MCPD
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MCPD 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 MCPD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MCPD 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 MCPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft