The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for MCAD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank - 133 111
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.17% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.67% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Median salary - £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +43.75% -23.80%  

MCAD is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 443 601 533
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 24.67% 25.99% 31.19%
Number of salaries quoted 305 427 423
Median salary £45,000 £42,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing MCAD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCAD in Birmingham

MCAD
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCAD in Birmingham.

Salary trend for MCAD in Birmingham