Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 542 533 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 - +655
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 4 36 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.014% 0.12% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.052% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 30 0
South East median annual salary £24,750 £47,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -47.34% - -
England median annual salary £36,500 £41,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -12.05% -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 7,761 8,285 10,946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.14% 27.05% 31.10%
Number of salaries quoted 5,976 6,739 8,800
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 17 November 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
Surrey +33 2 £23,250 -
Thames Valley -13 2 £25,000 -46.81%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £25,000 -
MCPD
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) MCSD
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) XAML
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow

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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Graduate Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Graduate Software Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) MCSD
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft