The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank 45 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 15 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.75% - 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 14.56% - 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 4
Average salary £45,000 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
MCSD
North Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
103 98 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 32.59% 20.90% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 97 83 52
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,100 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in York

MCSD
Salary Trend in York

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

MCSD Salary Trend in York

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) HTML
1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 33 (100.00%) SQL
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
1 33 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
1 33 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 33 (100.00%) MVC
1 33 (100.00%) Scrum
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (100.00%) Ajax
1 33 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 33 (100.00%) jQuery
1 33 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 33 (100.00%) Kanban
1 33 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 33 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 18 (54.55%) CSS3
2 18 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (54.55%) HTML5
2 18 (54.55%) JSON
2 18 (54.55%) LINQ
2 18 (54.55%) Technical Architecture

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the York 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.

Application Platforms
1 15 (45.45%) IIS
Applications
1 33 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 33 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 33 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (72.73%) Senior Developer
3 18 (54.55%) .NET Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) HTML
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
1 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
1 33 (100.00%) Ajax
1 33 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 33 (100.00%) jQuery
1 33 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 33 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 33 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 18 (54.55%) SignalR
2 18 (54.55%) CSS3
2 18 (54.55%) HTML5
2 18 (54.55%) JSON
2 18 (54.55%) LINQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) MVC
1 33 (100.00%) Scrum
1 33 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (100.00%) Kanban
2 18 (54.55%) Technical Architecture
2 18 (54.55%) Web Development
3 15 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (45.45%) OOP
3 15 (45.45%) OO
3 15 (45.45%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) C#
1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 33 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft