The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 20 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.83% 1.53% 0.64%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 6.15% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 0
Average salary £70,000 £31,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+120.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
MS Project
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Applications Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
54 65 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 22.98% 24.81% 25.96%
Number of salaries quoted 28 53 63
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £24,000 £21,515
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MS Project
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Aberdeen

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

MS Project
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Project also 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 that cited MS Project.

1 8 (53.33%) Resource Management
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) .NET
3 5 (33.33%) SAP
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Maximo
5 3 (20.00%) MS Office
5 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) QA
6 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) PMP
6 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (13.33%) SAP HR
7 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 1 (6.67%) Time Management
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (6.67%) QMS
7 1 (6.67%) Degree

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Project also 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 that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Maximo
2 2 (13.33%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Lead
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Resource Management
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.67%) Time Management
6 1 (6.67%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PMP
1 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) SAP