The first table below looks at the demand for MCAD in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCAD over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - 158 145
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.80% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 15
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
927 879 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.89% 28.21% 29.45%
Number of salaries quoted 601 487 753
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
MCAD
UK

MCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MCAD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MCAD Salary Trend in Scotland

MCAD
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

MCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET 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%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSD
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Facebook