Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
England > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 511 - 651
Rank change year-on-year - +651 +2
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 36 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.12% - 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.44% - 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 30 0 0
South East median annual salary £47,000 - -
England median annual salary £41,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -24.55% +22.22% -

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 8154 10879 13235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.89% 31.10% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 6633 8753 10606
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCPD in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 November 2017. 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
Oxfordshire - 30 £47,000 - 1
Thames Valley - 30 £47,000 - 1
Surrey - 6 - -
MCPD
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South East region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 36 (100.00%) C#
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (94.44%) MVC
3 30 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (83.33%) MCP
3 30 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 30 (83.33%) HTML5
3 30 (83.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 30 (83.33%) Kendo UI
3 30 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 30 (83.33%) NServiceBus
3 30 (83.33%) Microservices
3 30 (83.33%) SOLID
4 22 (61.11%) CSS
4 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
5 16 (44.44%) Web Development
5 16 (44.44%) Ajax
5 16 (44.44%) CSS3
5 16 (44.44%) SSDT
6 14 (38.89%) Entity Framework
6 14 (38.89%) Sitefinity
6 14 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
7 6 (16.67%) Release Management
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 30 (83.33%) NServiceBus
2 14 (38.89%) Sitefinity
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SSDT
2 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (38.89%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (83.33%) Applications Developer
3 22 (61.11%) Senior Developer
4 19 (52.78%) Senior Applications Developer
5 16 (44.44%) Web Applications Developer
5 16 (44.44%) Web Developer
6 12 (33.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 12 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
1 36 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 30 (83.33%) HTML5
2 30 (83.33%) Kendo UI
3 22 (61.11%) CSS
4 16 (44.44%) Ajax
4 16 (44.44%) CSS3
5 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
5 14 (38.89%) Entity Framework
6 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
6 6 (16.67%) XML
7 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (8.33%) jQuery
8 3 (8.33%) WCF
8 3 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (16.67%) Fintech
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) MVC
2 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 30 (83.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 30 (83.33%) Microservices
2 30 (83.33%) SOLID
2 30 (83.33%) Test Automation
3 16 (44.44%) Web Development
4 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 6 (16.67%) OO
4 6 (16.67%) Release Management
4 6 (16.67%) SOA
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (83.33%) MCP
3 6 (16.67%) MCTS
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle