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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 14 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.61% 1.88% 1.26%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 12.50% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £28,000 £60,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.33% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
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
8 40 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.90% 15.04% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 33
Average salary £39,250 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.08% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,750 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft