The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 95 88 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 7 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.58% 1.75% 1.08%
As % of the Applications category 5.43% 11.48% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 7
Average salary £35,000 £48,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.20% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £33,750 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £57,250 £62,000
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 Glasgow region.

Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
129 209 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.75% 15.23% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 116 118
Average salary £34,500 £36,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.47% +2.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MS Project
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Glasgow

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Glasgow

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
4 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (41.67%) MS Office
6 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
6 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) Time Management
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
7 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) PMP
8 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
8 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
9 1 (8.33%) VMware
9 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
9 1 (8.33%) Information Security
9 1 (8.33%) Legal
9 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
9 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
9 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
9 1 (8.33%) Release Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 8 (66.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 4 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Time Management
4 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (8.33%) Information Security
6 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
6 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (8.33%) Release Management
6 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
6 1 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Strategic Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (16.67%) PMP
3 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) VMware