The first table below looks at the demand for the Microsoft Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Microsoft Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 164 139 142
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 7 21 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.64% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.67% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 6
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £39,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3480 3127 2971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.87% 95.48% 92.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2288 2075 2074
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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Microsoft Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Microsoft Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Microsoft Developer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Microsoft Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Microsoft Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Microsoft Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -12 3 £40,000 +0.62% 1
Aberdeen +7 2 £52,500 +13.51%
Glasgow -17 2 £46,000 -2.64% 2
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Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title 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 with Microsoft Developer in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) C#
4 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) SQL
5 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (40.00%) Advertising
6 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (33.33%) CRM
7 5 (33.33%) ETL
7 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (26.67%) WCF
9 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (20.00%) Degree
9 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (20.00%) OLAP
9 3 (20.00%) ERP
9 3 (20.00%) MVC
9 3 (20.00%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (13.33%) Java
10 2 (13.33%) VB
10 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
10 2 (13.33%) CSS

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Microsoft Developer in their job title 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 with Microsoft Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (20.00%) OLAP
4 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (6.67%) Star Schema
5 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 6 (40.00%) Advertising
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 1 (6.67%) COM
5 1 (6.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) WPF
5 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
5 1 (6.67%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
1 5 (33.33%) ETL
1 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) MVC
2 3 (20.00%) ERP
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) OOP
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) VB
3 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
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