Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for MCPD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 533 533 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +642
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 9 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.030% 0.027% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.096% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 0
South East median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
England median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £53,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% -16.28% +26.47%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,992 8,372 12,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.44% 28.09% 31.43%
Number of salaries quoted 6,290 6,807 9,732
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

MCPD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MCPD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MCPD in the South East

MCPD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for MCPD in the South East

MCPD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. 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
Thames Valley -8 9 £36,000 -20.00%
Oxfordshire -13 9 £36,000 -20.00%
MCPD
England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT jobs citing MCPD 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 South East region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 9 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (77.78%) SSDT
2 7 (77.78%) WinForms
2 7 (77.78%) GitHub
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
3 2 (22.22%) Kendo UI
3 2 (22.22%) NServiceBus
3 2 (22.22%) Microservices
3 2 (22.22%) SOLID

MCPD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (22.22%) NServiceBus
1 2 (22.22%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 9 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Developer
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Application Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) WinForms
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) Kendo UI
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 9 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 9 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Microservices
2 2 (22.22%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
2 2 (22.22%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCP
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft