The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Wokingham 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 29 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 0.91% 2.56% 5.46%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 11.76% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 10
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
MCSD
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Wokingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24 17 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wokingham 21.82% 21.79% 31.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 57
Average salary £36,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.77% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Wokingham

MCSD
Salary Trend in Wokingham

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Wokingham

MCSD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Wokingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) CQRS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Wokingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wokingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) CQRS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS