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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 90 76 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 13 34 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 2.26% 2.20%
As % of the Applications category 9.09% 17.09% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 12
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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
143 199 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.59% 13.23% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 106 116 86
Average salary £35,500 £36,895 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.77% +17.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,800 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 March 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 20 (60.61%) Finance
3 17 (51.52%) Banking
4 16 (48.48%) Project Management
5 13 (39.39%) MS Office
5 13 (39.39%) PMI Certification
5 13 (39.39%) Waterfall
6 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 10 (30.30%) PMI
8 9 (27.27%) RUP
8 9 (27.27%) Niku
8 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
9 8 (24.24%) PRINCE
10 7 (21.21%) Degree
10 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
11 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (12.12%) Time Management
13 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
13 4 (12.12%) Retail
13 4 (12.12%) Planview
13 4 (12.12%) Six Sigma
14 3 (9.09%) PMP
14 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
14 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
14 3 (9.09%) FLEXCUBE
14 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
14 3 (9.09%) PMBOK

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (63.64%) MS Excel
2 13 (39.39%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) FLEXCUBE
1 3 (9.09%) Temenos T24
1 3 (9.09%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
General
1 20 (60.61%) Finance
2 17 (51.52%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Retail
4 3 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Analyst
2 15 (45.45%) Project Manager
3 9 (27.27%) Junior Project Manager
3 9 (27.27%) PMO Analyst
3 9 (27.27%) Junior
4 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.03%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) PMI
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Project Management
2 13 (39.39%) Waterfall
3 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 9 (27.27%) RUP
4 9 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 8 (24.24%) PRINCE
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.12%) Six Sigma
8 4 (12.12%) Time Management
9 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
10 2 (6.06%) Programme Management
10 2 (6.06%) Wealth Management
11 1 (3.03%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) PMI Certification
2 7 (21.21%) Degree
3 3 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Niku
2 4 (12.12%) Planview
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
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