Period
to 6 August 2020

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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
UK > England
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 729 1052 1136
Rank change year-on-year +323 +84 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 6 8 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.010% 0.006% 0.021%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.045% 0.025% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 31
Median annual salary £55,000 £41,850 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.42% -40.21% +133.33%
10th Percentile £52,500 £37,675 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £41,850 £70,000
% change year-on-year +31.42% -40.21% +86.67%

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 13,447 32,121 38,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 22.24% 24.30% 23.87%
Number of salaries quoted 9,772 23,371 28,538
Median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% - +9.89%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

MCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MCAD in England

MCAD
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MCAD in England.

Salary trend 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 6 August 2020. 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
South West - 5 £55,000 -
North of England - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
MCAD
UK

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) German Language
2 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Reinsurance
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Backend Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Systems Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Scrum
1 6 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft