The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for MCPD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
England / South West
Rank 227 238 237
Rank change year-on-year +11 -1  
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 2 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.040% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.72% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 7
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -11.68%  
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 the South West.

Academic & Professional Certification
South West
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1540 1945 1825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 30.71% 33.34% 30.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1238 1541 1435
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCPD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

MCPD
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for MCPD in the South West

MCPD
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCPD within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 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
Wiltshire - 2 £40,000 - 2
MCPD
England

MCPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 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 South West region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS

MCPD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (50.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
Salisbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £430000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Salisbury
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 22 days ago