The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for MCSD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
South East / Hampshire
Rank - 188 195
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire - 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.44% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 5
Median salary - £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -20.00%  

MCSD 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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 955 1138 1309
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 31.91% 33.52% 35.21%
Number of salaries quoted 753 954 1074
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,182 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSD in Hampshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Salary trend for MCSD in Hampshire

MCSD
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

MCSD
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate Games Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior
1 1 (100.00%) Junior .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Junior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 1 (100.00%) LINQ
1 1 (100.00%) NHibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification