The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire with a requirement for MCSD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 73 81
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8  
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 2 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.32% 1.58% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 5.05% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Warwickshire median annual salary £42,500 - £48,750
10th Percentile £37,750 - £43,750
90th Percentile £49,250 - £55,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £21,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +86.04% -49.41%  

MCSD 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 Warwickshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Warwickshire
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 120 198 153
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 19.14% 31.33% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 208 277 217
Warwickshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £33,665
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +24.75%  
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,300 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,250 £56,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  

MCSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

Job postings citing MCSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCSD in Warwickshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MCSD in Warwickshire.

Salary trend for MCSD in Warwickshire

MCSD
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Warwick +8 1 £40,000 -
Leamington Spa - 1 £45,000 -
MCSD
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing MCSD 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 4 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 4 (100.00%) WordPress
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (100.00%) KnockoutJS

MCSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 4 (100.00%) CMS
1 4 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 4 (100.00%) Umbraco
1 4 (100.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 4 (100.00%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Sitecore
Warwickshire
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