The first table below looks at the demand for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 259 207 209
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.014% 0.037% 0.075%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.061% 0.14% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £32,500 £15,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.66% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1627 1400 1268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.21% 26.12% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1050 1049
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCPD
England

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MCPD
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCPD Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MCPD
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
MCPD
England

MCPD
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing MCPD 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 MCPD.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region citing MCPD 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 MCPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft