The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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)
Rank - - 179
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds - - 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 10
Median salary - - £52,500
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 Leeds.

Academic & Professional Certification
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 562 732 865
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 21.65% 22.18% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 477 565 688
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

MCSD
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for MCSD in Leeds