The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 40 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 3 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.27% - 4.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.56% - 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 9
Average salary £21,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+28.75% +6.66%
MCSD
West Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 59 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 22.88% 21.30% 33.94%
Number of salaries quoted 53 51 68
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Worcestershire

MCSD
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester - 3 £21,500 -
MCSD
West Midlands

MCSD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
4 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 3 (30.00%) User Experience
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) OO
7 1 (10.00%) VB.NET

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate
3 3 (30.00%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (30.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
5 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (30.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 4 (40.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (30.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree