Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 312 - 333
Rank change year-on-year - +333 +7
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 16 0 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% - 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.52% - 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 20
South West median annual salary £40,000 - £36,000
10th Percentile £33,750 - £32,000
90th Percentile £46,000 - £42,000
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 West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 3077 3588 3598
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.88% 32.83% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2357 2815 2876
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,075 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

MCPD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 22 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
Wiltshire - 16 £40,000 - 2
MCPD
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for MCPD.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 16 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 16 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 16 (100.00%) REST
1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 16 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (68.75%) TOGAF
2 11 (68.75%) UML
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (62.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 10 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (62.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 10 (62.50%) DevOps
3 10 (62.50%) gulp
3 10 (62.50%) Swagger
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration

MCPD
Co-occurring 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 16 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 16 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (62.50%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Maximo
2 6 (37.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (62.50%) gulp
2 10 (62.50%) Jasmine
2 10 (62.50%) Karma Test Runner
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Applications Developer
2 11 (68.75%) Lead Developer
3 6 (37.50%) .NET Applications Developer
3 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
1 16 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 16 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 16 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 16 (100.00%) REST
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) Entity Framework
3 10 (62.50%) Swagger
4 6 (37.50%) CSS
5 5 (31.25%) Apache Flex
5 5 (31.25%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) ITIL
1 16 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) TOGAF
2 11 (68.75%) UML
3 10 (62.50%) BDD
3 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (62.50%) DevOps
3 10 (62.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 10 (62.50%) TDD
4 6 (37.50%) Analytics
4 6 (37.50%) Dependency Injection
4 6 (37.50%) Facilities Management
4 6 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Software Architecture
4 6 (37.50%) Use Case
5 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (31.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft