Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for MCSD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 316 312 333
Rank change year-on-year -4 +21 +29
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 3 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.031% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.16% 0.64% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 25
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -33.33% -5.26%
England median annual salary £47,500 £36,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +31.94% -18.18% +3.53%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1825 2481 3230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.60% 22.50% 24.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 2086 2554
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,923 £60,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

MCSD
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSD in Yorkshire

MCSD
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for MCSD in Yorkshire

MCSD
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MCSD within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 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
South Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +9 1 £38,000 +26.67% 1
MCSD
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Java EE
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Master Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) MCAD
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint

MCSD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Java EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Master Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
1 2 (66.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) MCAD
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Alterian