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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 98 85 86
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 9 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 1.93% 1.34%
As % of the Applications category 7.32% 12.74% 9.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 8
Average salary £45,000 £40,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,625 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £56,000 £61,500
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
123 212 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.42% 15.14% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 88 106 125
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,351 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -1.85%

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 1 September 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Glasgow

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 7 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Time Management
6 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
6 3 (21.43%) Degree
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
7 2 (14.29%) PMP
7 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
7 2 (14.29%) Coaching
7 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
7 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 1 (7.14%) Release Management
8 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
8 1 (7.14%) LTE
8 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (50.00%) MS Office
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) GSM
1 1 (7.14%) UMTS
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
1 1 (7.14%) LTE
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
5 3 (21.43%) Resource Management
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
6 2 (14.29%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Management
6 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) Coaching
7 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (7.14%) Line Management
7 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (14.29%) PMP
3 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft