The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Applications category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 64 68 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 46 22 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.77% 2.00% 1.20%
As % of the Applications category 19.33% 13.75% 10.63%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 15
Average salary £46,250 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
238 160 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 14.35% 14.57% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 138 86 129
Average salary £36,895 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.98% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £49,850 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Project
Scotland

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MS Project
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Edinburgh

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 46 (68.66%) Finance
2 39 (58.21%) MS Office
3 31 (46.27%) PRINCE
4 29 (43.28%) Business Analysis
5 20 (29.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
7 17 (25.37%) Project Management
8 11 (16.42%) Banking
9 10 (14.93%) Retail
9 10 (14.93%) Degree
9 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
10 9 (13.43%) Retail Banking
10 9 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
13 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
14 4 (5.97%) Solvency II
14 4 (5.97%) Change Management
14 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
15 3 (4.48%) Project Planning
15 3 (4.48%) Advertising
15 3 (4.48%) ITIL
15 3 (4.48%) SQL
15 3 (4.48%) Oracle
15 3 (4.48%) PMP
15 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
16 2 (2.99%) Resource Management
16 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 2 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
16 2 (2.99%) MS Project Server

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.49%) Lync
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 39 (58.21%) MS Office
2 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
3 8 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (1.49%) Wireless
1 1 (1.49%) Broadband
1 1 (1.49%) VPN
General
1 46 (68.66%) Finance
2 11 (16.42%) Banking
3 10 (14.93%) Retail
4 9 (13.43%) Retail Banking
5 3 (4.48%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (67.16%) Analyst
2 16 (23.88%) Project Manager
2 16 (23.88%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Operations Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) PMO Lead
6 4 (5.97%) Change Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (4.48%) PMO Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Software Development Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Development Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Development Project Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Technical Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Support Team Leader
9 1 (1.49%) Technical Project Manager
9 1 (1.49%) Team Leader
9 1 (1.49%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.49%) Social Media
1 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
1 1 (1.49%) Android
1 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
1 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) PRINCE
2 29 (43.28%) Business Analysis
3 20 (29.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (25.37%) Project Management
5 9 (13.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.97%) Change Management
7 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.48%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.48%) ITIL
9 2 (2.99%) Resource Management
9 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (2.99%) Business Transformation
9 2 (2.99%) Change Control
9 2 (2.99%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (1.49%) ITIL V3
10 1 (1.49%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.49%) Content Management
10 1 (1.49%) Statistical Analysis
10 1 (1.49%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) PMP
2 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Facebook
3 1 (1.49%) Twitter
3 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco
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