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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 72 75
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 2 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 0.33% 2.65% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.38% 6.60% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 2
Median salary £30,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -20.00%  

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 145 303 135
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 24.25% 40.08% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 113 215 107
Median salary £41,750 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.59% +2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,100 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire citing MCSD as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSD in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 28 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
Warwick +20 2 £30,000 -40.00% 1
MCSD
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (75.00%) Coaching
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Wealth Management
2 6 (75.00%) Release Management
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 5 (62.50%) Finance

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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (25.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Senior Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 4 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior
5 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (75.00%) Web Services
2 6 (75.00%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Coaching
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Release Management
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (25.00%) OOP
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 6 (75.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (50.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
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