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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 42 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 5 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.06% 0.42% 5.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.06% 1.56% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 11
Average salary £21,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
62 64 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 25.51% 26.67% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 55 55 42
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,800 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

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

MCSD Salary Histogram 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 22 September 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 - 5 £21,500 - 1
MCSD
West Midlands

MCSD
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) Web Application Development
5 4 (36.36%) Web Development
6 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
6 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) OO
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
8 1 (9.09%) VB.NET

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior
3 3 (27.27%) Graduate Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Junior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Graduate
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 7 (63.64%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Web Application Development
4 4 (36.36%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
Worcester, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago