The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Westminster region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster - 4.35% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 10.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £42,825 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
6 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 17.65% 43.48% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 4
Average salary £32,571 £42,825 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.94% +35.95%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSD
London

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

MCSD
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Westminster

MCSD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) MCAD
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Unity DI Container

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Westminster 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
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) MCAD
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft