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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 97 67 95
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +28
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 12 42 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.77% 2.80% 0.41%
As % of the Applications category 7.32% 18.83% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 4
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% +2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,500 £39,050
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £55,000 £53,200
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 Edinburgh region.

Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
164 223 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.50% 14.87% 17.61%
Number of salaries quoted 106 171 149
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +21.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,975 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

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 3 September 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Project Management
2 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
3 7 (41.18%) MS Office
4 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
5 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
5 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
6 3 (17.65%) SCOM
6 3 (17.65%) Lync
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
6 3 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (17.65%) Office 365
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (17.65%) Lync
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
3 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (64.71%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.88%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.88%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) PMI
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
2 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) MOF
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (17.65%) Project Governance
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Line Management
4 2 (11.76%) Wealth Management
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Fund Management
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) ISA Server
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
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