The table below looks at the statistics for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
England / Yorkshire
Rank 223 - 251
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 1 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.019% - 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.087% - 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 19
Median salary £30,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year
-1.16% -17.30%

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
1144 1471 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 22.14% 24.35% 22.80%
Number of salaries quoted 953 1130 1356
Median salary £39,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region citing MCSD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Yorkshire

MCSD
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
MCSD
England

MCSD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing MCSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) MCAD
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 10 (83.33%) MS Access
3 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
3 10 (83.33%) COM+
3 10 (83.33%) C++
3 10 (83.33%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 10 (83.33%) Alterian
3 10 (83.33%) VBA
3 10 (83.33%) SAS
3 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 10 (83.33%) Business Analytics
3 10 (83.33%) Analytics
3 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) Presales
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (83.33%) SAS
1 10 (83.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) MS Access
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Applications Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Applications Support
1 10 (83.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 10 (83.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Architect
2 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Lead SQL Server Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) COM+
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Analytics
1 10 (83.33%) Business Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) MVC
2 1 (8.33%) OO
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) SOA
2 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) C++
2 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) VBA
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) MCAD
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (83.33%) Alterian