Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 314 327
Rank change year-on-year +39 +13 +22
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 10 2 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.12% 0.021% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.72% 0.11% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 - £30,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% +30.14% -18.89%

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 1,398 1,850 2,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.79% 19.45% 22.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 1,492 2,133
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,663 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MCSD in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram 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 21 October 2018. 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
West Yorkshire - 10 £55,000 - 1
MCSD
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing MCSD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSD.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) MVC
4 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
4 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) QA
5 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (40.00%) jQuery
7 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (30.00%) React
8 2 (20.00%) People Management
8 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (20.00%) CMS
8 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
8 2 (20.00%) EPiServer
8 2 (20.00%) Dojo
8 2 (20.00%) Web Development
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 2 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Intranet
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) React
5 2 (20.00%) Dojo
5 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (10.00%) REST
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (10.00%) Tandem
1 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Android
2 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (20.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Brocade
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) Juniper
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Xamarin