The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MCPD 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 Professional Developer (MCPD)
England / London
Rank 578 655 635
Rank change year-on-year +77 -20  
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 6 2 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.018% 0.005% 0.047%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.075% 0.019% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 17
Median salary - £108,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +171.87%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +17.64% -11.68%  

MCPD 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 London.

Academic & Professional Certification
London
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7957 10795 10918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 23.67% 25.76% 25.87%
Number of salaries quoted 6455 8952 8902
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCPD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MCPD in London

MCPD
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for MCPD in London

MCPD
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 6 - -
MCPD
England

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing MCPD 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 London region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 6 (85.71%) CMS
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Fintech
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) LINQ to SQL
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) XML
4 3 (42.86%) XSLT
4 3 (42.86%) MCP
4 3 (42.86%) MVC

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 6 (85.71%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Ajax
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) LINQ to SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) WinForms
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) CRM
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
1 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) MCP
4 1 (14.29%) MCAD
4 1 (14.29%) MCSD
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
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