Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1074 1123 1193
Rank change year-on-year +49 +70 -135
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 74 66 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.037% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.18% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 73 64 67
England median annual salary £47,500 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +58.33% -20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,250 £50,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year +46.15% -13.91% -5.63%

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 40095 46574 56191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 24.00% 26.16% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31023 37620 45108
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +44 72 £47,500 +111.11%
South East +54 1 £35,000 -44.00% 3
Yorkshire +11 1 £38,000 +26.67% 1
North of England -12 1 £38,000 +26.67% 1
MCAD
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing MCAD 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 England region with a requirement for MCAD.

1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (98.65%) MCSD
3 71 (95.95%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (91.89%) C#
4 68 (91.89%) .NET
5 65 (87.84%) SQL Server
5 65 (87.84%) Degree
6 64 (86.49%) .NET Framework
6 64 (86.49%) ASP.NET
7 55 (74.32%) Microsoft
8 54 (72.97%) HTML
9 52 (70.27%) XSLT
10 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
11 46 (62.16%) XML
11 46 (62.16%) Web Development
11 46 (62.16%) Computer Science Degree
12 45 (60.81%) Computer Science
12 45 (60.81%) Performance Tuning
12 45 (60.81%) Translating Business Requirements
13 44 (59.46%) Windows
14 41 (55.41%) MVC
15 38 (51.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (50.00%) MCP
17 33 (44.59%) CSS
18 29 (39.19%) HTML5
19 25 (33.78%) B2B
19 25 (33.78%) Analytical Skills
20 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
20 24 (32.43%) BizTalk Server
20 24 (32.43%) EAI

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 24 (32.43%) BizTalk Server
1 24 (32.43%) IIS
2 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 6 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.11%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (87.84%) SQL Server
2 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database
2 20 (27.03%) Oracle Database 11g
2 20 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (22.97%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.35%) MS Access
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (24.32%) Moq
1 18 (24.32%) NUnit
2 17 (22.97%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (9.46%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) Selenium
5 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 17 (22.97%) Games
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Law
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (68.92%) Developer
2 24 (32.43%) BizTalk Developer
3 21 (28.38%) Software Engineer
4 20 (27.03%) .NET Developer
5 18 (24.32%) Junior
5 18 (24.32%) Junior Developer
6 17 (22.97%) Games Developer
6 17 (22.97%) Graduate
6 17 (22.97%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 17 (22.97%) Graduate Developer
6 17 (22.97%) Graduate Games Developer
6 17 (22.97%) Junior .NET Developer
6 17 (22.97%) Junior Games Developer
7 6 (8.11%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Cloud Developer
8 4 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (5.41%) HTML Developer
9 3 (4.05%) C# Developer
10 2 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 1 (1.35%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (91.89%) .NET
2 64 (86.49%) .NET Framework
2 64 (86.49%) ASP.NET
3 54 (72.97%) HTML
4 52 (70.27%) XSLT
5 46 (62.16%) XML
6 38 (51.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 33 (44.59%) CSS
8 29 (39.19%) HTML5
9 24 (32.43%) DHTML
9 24 (32.43%) Middleware
9 24 (32.43%) Web Services
10 23 (31.08%) AngularJS
10 23 (31.08%) Entity Framework
10 23 (31.08%) jQuery
11 22 (29.73%) KnockoutJS
11 22 (29.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 21 (28.38%) Classic ASP
13 20 (27.03%) WCF
14 18 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 45 (60.81%) Computer Science
2 25 (33.78%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (32.43%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.11%) User Experience
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (59.46%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (95.95%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (62.16%) Web Development
3 45 (60.81%) Performance Tuning
3 45 (60.81%) Translating Business Requirements
4 41 (55.41%) MVC
5 25 (33.78%) B2B
6 24 (32.43%) EAI
7 23 (31.08%) Scrum
8 22 (29.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
10 19 (25.68%) TDD
11 17 (22.97%) BDD
11 17 (22.97%) Kanban
11 17 (22.97%) Web Application Development
12 6 (8.11%) Content Management
12 6 (8.11%) Migration
12 6 (8.11%) Records Management
13 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.70%) Front End Development
14 1 (1.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 68 (91.89%) C#
2 47 (63.51%) JavaScript
3 21 (28.38%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.05%) SQL
5 1 (1.35%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) PHP
5 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 73 (98.65%) MCSD
3 65 (87.84%) Degree
4 46 (62.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 37 (50.00%) MCP
6 24 (32.43%) MCTS
7 8 (10.81%) MCPD
8 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 55 (74.32%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.38%) Oracle
3 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.35%) Alterian
4 1 (1.35%) iManage
4 1 (1.35%) LexisNexis