Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 227 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +265
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 1 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.020% 0.093% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 0
Leeds median annual salary £38,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% - -
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year +26.67% - -

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

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 983 1266 1655
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 19.73% 23.45% 23.88%
Number of salaries quoted 782 1097 1258
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.62% +0.63%
10th Percentile £23,525 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MCSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing MCSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Alterian
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

MCSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MS Access
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Alterian
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft