The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
UK / Scotland
Rank 128 143 131
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 4 17 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.57% 1.08%
As % of the Applications category 1.87% 4.37% 9.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 25
Median salary £47,500 £31,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £31,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £57,400 £61,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
214 389 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.43% 13.08% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 147 228 233
Median salary £35,000 £32,875 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.46% -6.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,350 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MS Project
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Scotland

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Scotland

MS Project
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 3 £47,500 -38.70% 2
Glasgow +17 1 £26,500 -39.77%
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 16 (76.19%) Project Management
2 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
7 5 (23.81%) Degree
7 5 (23.81%) People Management
8 4 (19.05%) Time Management
8 4 (19.05%) MS Office
8 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
9 3 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
9 3 (14.29%) Programme Governance
9 3 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 3 (14.29%) .NET
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle
9 3 (14.29%) Java
9 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
9 3 (14.29%) JBoss
9 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
9 3 (14.29%) IT Governance
9 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (14.29%) Coaching
9 3 (14.29%) Project Governance
9 3 (14.29%) Change Control
10 2 (9.52%) Programme Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
3 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
4 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Consultant
2 3 (14.29%) Coordinator
2 3 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Agile Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Junior
3 2 (9.52%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Project Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Project Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) PMO Planner
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Project Management
2 12 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) People Management
5 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
6 4 (19.05%) Time Management
7 3 (14.29%) Change Control
7 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 3 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
7 3 (14.29%) IT Governance
7 3 (14.29%) Programme Governance
7 3 (14.29%) Project Governance
7 3 (14.29%) Quality Management
7 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Capacity Management
8 2 (9.52%) Process Management
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
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