Period
to 8 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MCAD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 8 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
UK > England
6 months to
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1000 1117 1099
Rank change year-on-year +117 -18 +37
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 18 7 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.005% 0.046%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.065% 0.020% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 77
England median annual salary £45,925 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.46% +26.32% +58.33%
10th Percentile £37,625 £55,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £41,850 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -30.25% +26.32% +58.33%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 27,721 35,260 40,457
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.57% 23.87% 24.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20,659 26,135 31,343
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

MCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MCAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MCAD in England

MCAD
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for MCAD in England

MCAD
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCAD in England over the 6 months to 8 December 2019.

Salary histogram for MCAD in England

MCAD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCAD within the England region over the 6 months to 8 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +89 9 £40,500 -32.50%
South East +49 6 - -
South West - 1 £50,000 - 3
MCAD
UK

For the 6 months to 8 December 2019, IT jobs citing MCAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for MCAD.

1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (94.44%) MCTS
3 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 16 (88.89%) .NET
3 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
4 15 (83.33%) C#
4 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 15 (83.33%) CSS
4 15 (83.33%) MVC
4 15 (83.33%) .NET Framework
4 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (83.33%) Entity Framework
4 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
4 15 (83.33%) Relational Database
4 15 (83.33%) React
5 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (77.78%) HTML5
5 14 (77.78%) MCPD
5 14 (77.78%) HTML
5 14 (77.78%) .NET Core
6 12 (66.67%) Vue.js
6 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 12 (66.67%) RDBMS
6 12 (66.67%) MCP
6 12 (66.67%) CSS3
6 12 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (66.67%) SaaS
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) MCSD

MCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) SaaS
2 3 (16.67%) Azure
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 15 (83.33%) Relational Database
3 12 (66.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Moq
1 3 (16.67%) NUnit
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 2 (11.11%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 15 (83.33%) C# Software Developer
2 15 (83.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Azure Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 15 (83.33%) AngularJS
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 15 (83.33%) CSS
2 15 (83.33%) Entity Framework
2 15 (83.33%) React
3 14 (77.78%) .NET Core
3 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (77.78%) HTML
3 14 (77.78%) HTML5
4 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 12 (66.67%) CSS3
4 12 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
4 12 (66.67%) Vue.js
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 2 (11.11%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Microservices
4 3 (16.67%) OO
4 3 (16.67%) OOD
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (11.11%) Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Records Management
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 15 (83.33%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (94.44%) MCTS
3 14 (77.78%) MCPD
4 12 (66.67%) MCP
5 5 (27.78%) MCSD
6 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft