The first table below looks at the demand for MCPD in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MCPD over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD)
Rank - 151 146
Permanent jobs citing MCPD 0 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.28% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category - 1.01% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £33,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -3.57%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
841 893 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.27% 27.59% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 545 526 669
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
MCPD
UK

MCPD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MCPD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MCPD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MCPD Salary Trend in Scotland