The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Application Developer (MCAD)
Rank - 160 132
Permanent jobs citing MCAD 0 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.15% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.62% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 23
Average salary - £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
MCAD
UK

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

Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
812 804 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 26.73% 24.58% 29.38%
Number of salaries quoted 567 478 628
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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