Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 506 - 641
Rank change year-on-year - +641 -17
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 35 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% - 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.43% - 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 27 0 1
South East median annual salary £49,000 - £42,000
10th Percentile £35,500 - £38,500
90th Percentile £67,000 - £45,500
England median annual salary £41,500 £55,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -24.55% +44.74% -15.56%

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 8,093 9,642 12,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.13% 30.19% 30.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6,475 7,715 10,167
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,800 £68,750 £67,500
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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 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
Oxfordshire - 24 £49,000 -
Thames Valley - 24 £49,000 -
Surrey - 11 £87,500 -
MCPD
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 35 (100.00%) C#
1 35 (100.00%) HTML
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (94.29%) MVC
3 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
3 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (68.57%) MCP
3 24 (68.57%) HTML5
3 24 (68.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (68.57%) Test Automation
3 24 (68.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 24 (68.57%) NServiceBus
3 24 (68.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 24 (68.57%) Kendo UI
3 24 (68.57%) Microservices
3 24 (68.57%) SOLID
4 19 (54.29%) CSS
4 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
5 16 (45.71%) .NET Framework
5 16 (45.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (45.71%) Entity Framework
5 16 (45.71%) Sitefinity
6 11 (31.43%) MCTS
6 11 (31.43%) Finance
6 11 (31.43%) SQL
6 11 (31.43%) Web Services
6 11 (31.43%) XML
6 11 (31.43%) OO

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 24 (68.57%) NServiceBus
2 16 (45.71%) Sitefinity
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SSDT
2 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (45.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (25.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 24 (68.57%) Applications Developer
3 15 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 12 (34.29%) Senior Applications Developer
5 8 (22.86%) Lead Developer
5 8 (22.86%) Web Applications Developer
5 8 (22.86%) Web Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Web Applications Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
1 35 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (68.57%) HTML5
2 24 (68.57%) Kendo UI
3 19 (54.29%) CSS
4 16 (45.71%) .NET Framework
4 16 (45.71%) Entity Framework
5 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 11 (31.43%) Web Services
5 11 (31.43%) XML
6 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (22.86%) Ajax
7 8 (22.86%) CSS3
7 8 (22.86%) jQuery
7 8 (22.86%) WCF
8 3 (8.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (31.43%) Fintech
2 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) MVC
2 24 (68.57%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (68.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 24 (68.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 24 (68.57%) Microservices
2 24 (68.57%) SOLID
2 24 (68.57%) Test Automation
3 11 (31.43%) Mentoring
3 11 (31.43%) OO
3 11 (31.43%) Release Management
3 11 (31.43%) SOA
4 8 (22.86%) Web Development
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Thinking
Programming Languages
1 35 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (31.43%) SQL
4 9 (25.71%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (68.57%) MCP
3 11 (31.43%) MCTS
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Oracle