The median annual salary for a Microsoft Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Developer
UK / Scotland
Rank 137 141 154
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Microsoft Developer 1 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.043% 0.75% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.79% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2227 2780 2960
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.99% 94.82% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1380 1808 1834
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Microsoft Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland that featured Microsoft Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Developer 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 in Scotland.

Salary trend for Microsoft Developer in Scotland

Microsoft Developer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Developer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +4 1 £47,500 +22.58%
Microsoft Developer
UK

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Microsoft Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Microsoft Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Power BI
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (25.00%) Java

Microsoft Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) Power BI
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft