The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Developer
Rank 149 169 138
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 2 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.064% 0.19% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.20% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Microsoft Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2930 3575 2823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.03% 95.41% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1798 2331 1705
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 30 March 2015. 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
Glasgow +10 2 £48,750 +21.87%
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) X++
3 2 (50.00%) MorphX
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) QA
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) Lean Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (50.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010

Microsoft Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MorphX
General
1 2 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ERP
1 2 (50.00%) Release Management
1 2 (50.00%) Lean Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) X++
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft