The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - - 193
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - - 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 18
Median salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £43,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
+8.13% -17.30%

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
773 949 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.20% 22.53% 23.37%
Number of salaries quoted 653 729 943
Median salary £38,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCSD Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

MCSD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing MCSD 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VBA
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) COM+
1 10 (100.00%) MCAD
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (100.00%) MS Access
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 10 (100.00%) SAS
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Alterian
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analytics
1 10 (100.00%) Analytics
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) SAS
1 10 (100.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) MS Access
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 10 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 10 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Analytics
1 10 (100.00%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) MCAD
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Alterian
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft