The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank 261 213 -
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.014% 0.094% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.058% 0.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -
MCPD
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1713 1311 1314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 23.35% 24.71% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1349 1032 1055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,804 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 August 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 -37 1 £30,000 -25.00%
MCPD
England

MCPD
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft