The first table below looks at the demand for MCSD in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCSD over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD)
Rank - 92 80
Permanent jobs citing MCSD 0 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.42% 0.68%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.53% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 8
Average salary - £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
364 327 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.69% 27.41% 36.19%
Number of salaries quoted 231 168 306
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,350 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCSD
Scotland

MCSD
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MCSD across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSD Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MCSD
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MCSD Salary Trend in Edinburgh