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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank 102 94 77
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -17
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.14% 0.086% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.70% 0.37% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
286 267 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 20.28% 22.96% 31.44%
Number of salaries quoted 179 182 147
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) GPRS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (100.00%) MVC

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (100.00%) GPRS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Data Management
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft