The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 22 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 7.53% - 2.11%
As % of the Qualifications category 29.17% - 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
MCSD
Worcestershire

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

Qualifications Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 25.81% 31.40% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 27
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,995 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.23% +2.48%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

MCSD
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Worcester

MCSD
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MCSD across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MCSD Salary Histogram in Worcester

MCSD
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Graduate
3 2 (22.22%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 2 (22.22%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
3 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Degree