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 24 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 Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Developer
Rank 160 136 156
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 8 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.20% 0.97% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 1.03% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 4
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £40,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £52,500 £44,100
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.70%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3752 2922 3353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.01% 94.35% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2440 1703 2491
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Microsoft Developer
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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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -29 4 £40,000 -13.04%
Edinburgh -28 3 £46,000 +2.22%
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Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (87.50%) C#
3 19 (79.17%) SQL
4 16 (66.67%) .NET
5 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
6 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (45.83%) VB
8 10 (41.67%) OLAP
8 10 (41.67%) MS Office
8 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (41.67%) ETL
8 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (41.67%) Finance
9 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
9 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
10 8 (33.33%) Banking
11 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (29.17%) XML
11 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
12 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (25.00%) VBA
12 6 (25.00%) Adobe
12 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
12 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2000
13 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (20.83%) MDX

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) SAS
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (41.67%) MS Office
3 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (41.67%) OLAP
3 10 (41.67%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (20.83%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
7 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
8 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (29.17%) XML
4 5 (20.83%) MDX
4 5 (20.83%) XSLT
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) WCF
7 1 (4.17%) XSL
7 1 (4.17%) HTML
7 1 (4.17%) XHTML
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) ETL
1 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) MVC
2 5 (20.83%) Analytics
3 4 (16.67%) CRM
3 4 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) OOP
5 1 (4.17%) OO
5 1 (4.17%) TDD
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Management
5 1 (4.17%) Investment Management
5 1 (4.17%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) C#
2 19 (79.17%) SQL
3 11 (45.83%) VB
4 6 (25.00%) VBA
5 5 (20.83%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) XQuery
6 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Adobe
3 5 (20.83%) Business Objects
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle