The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for MCAD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
England / West Midlands
Rank - 240 205
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.049% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.18% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 11
Median salary - £40,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -23.80%  
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +43.75% -23.80%  

MCAD 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 West Midlands.

Academic & Professional Certification
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1078 1679 1332
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 23.09% 27.31% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 835 1277 1059
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

MCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for MCAD in the West Midlands

MCAD
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for MCAD in the West Midlands

MCAD
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT jobs citing MCAD 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MCAD.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) InfoPath
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) MCPD
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Records Management

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365 Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Records Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCPD
1 2 (100.00%) MCSD
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft