The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 77 78 76
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 21 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.53% 1.69% 1.37%
As % of the Applications category 11.48% 12.92% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 13
Average salary £49,000 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.48% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £49,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 Edinburgh region.

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
183 178 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.34% 13.07% 15.13%
Number of salaries quoted 103 93 91
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,349
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £55,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 27 January 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 34 (69.39%) Finance
2 27 (55.10%) MS Office
3 22 (44.90%) MS Excel
4 20 (40.82%) Banking
5 17 (34.69%) PRINCE
6 15 (30.61%) Business Analysis
7 14 (28.57%) Project Management
8 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (24.49%) PMI Certification
9 10 (20.41%) Retail
9 10 (20.41%) Retail Banking
9 10 (20.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (18.37%) PMI
10 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
11 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
11 8 (16.33%) Degree
12 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.20%) RUP
12 5 (10.20%) Niku
12 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (8.16%) C
13 4 (8.16%) QA
14 3 (6.12%) FLEXCUBE
14 3 (6.12%) Temenos T24
14 3 (6.12%) Time Management
14 3 (6.12%) Planview
14 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
14 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (6.12%) Finacle
14 3 (6.12%) Microsoft

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 27 (55.10%) MS Office
2 22 (44.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (6.12%) Temenos T24
1 3 (6.12%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 34 (69.39%) Finance
2 20 (40.82%) Banking
3 10 (20.41%) Retail
3 10 (20.41%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (63.27%) Analyst
2 15 (30.61%) PMO Analyst
3 14 (28.57%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.20%) Junior
4 5 (10.20%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.08%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.04%) PMO Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Portfolio Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Systems Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) PMI
2 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) PRINCE
2 15 (30.61%) Business Analysis
3 14 (28.57%) Project Management
4 12 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (20.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.20%) RUP
8 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.12%) Time Management
9 3 (6.12%) Six Sigma
9 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
10 2 (4.08%) Wealth Management
11 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
11 1 (2.04%) Document Management
11 1 (2.04%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (2.04%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) C
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) PMI Certification
2 8 (16.33%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) Niku
2 3 (6.12%) Planview
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum
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