The table below looks at the statistics for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - - 72
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - - 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
MCAD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
264 266 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 25.58% 23.19% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 162 147 146
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MCAD
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Glasgow

MCAD
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing MCAD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft