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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 21 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 1.11% - 4.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% - 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Average salary £21,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+30.00% +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
28 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 31.11% 23.08% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27 15 26
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (60.00%) User Experience
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Degree

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate
2 3 (60.00%) Junior
2 3 (60.00%) Junior Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (60.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) Degree