The first table below looks at the demand for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 96 137 119
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -18
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 73 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.01% 0.59% 1.10%
As % of the Applications category 14.57% 4.46% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 44 10 24
Average salary £48,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.72% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,450 £25,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,350 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Applications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
501 426 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.82% 13.20% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 320 288 271
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +21 42 £48,000 -12.72% 1
Glasgow +1 22 £55,000 - 2
Aberdeen +17 8 £32,500 -5.10% 2
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 92 (56.44%) Finance
2 71 (43.56%) MS Office
3 60 (36.81%) Microsoft
4 59 (36.20%) Project Management
5 49 (30.06%) PRINCE
5 49 (30.06%) Business Analysis
6 40 (24.54%) MS Excel
7 37 (22.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (15.34%) Retail
9 24 (14.72%) Banking
10 22 (13.50%) Retail Banking
10 22 (13.50%) HNC
10 22 (13.50%) HND
11 21 (12.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (12.27%) Degree
13 16 (9.82%) MS Visio
14 10 (6.13%) MS PowerPoint
14 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2
15 9 (5.52%) Advertising
15 9 (5.52%) Change Management
15 9 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (4.91%) Management Information System
17 7 (4.29%) Migration
17 7 (4.29%) SharePoint
17 7 (4.29%) .NET
17 7 (4.29%) PMI Certification
17 7 (4.29%) Project Planning
17 7 (4.29%) Resource Management
17 7 (4.29%) Integration Testing
17 7 (4.29%) Test Strategy

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (4.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.07%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.23%) Documentum
4 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.61%) Lync
4 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 71 (43.56%) MS Office
2 40 (24.54%) MS Excel
3 16 (9.82%) MS Visio
4 10 (6.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.45%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.61%) Maximo
2 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Broadband
1 1 (0.61%) VPN
1 1 (0.61%) Wireless
1 1 (0.61%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.68%) Data Mining
2 5 (3.07%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.23%) EDMS
General
1 92 (56.44%) Finance
2 25 (15.34%) Retail
3 24 (14.72%) Banking
4 22 (13.50%) Retail Banking
5 9 (5.52%) Advertising
6 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.61%) Military
Job Titles
1 78 (47.85%) Analyst
2 24 (14.72%) Project Manager
3 23 (14.11%) PMO Analyst
4 19 (11.66%) Systems Analyst
5 17 (10.43%) Design Engineer
6 14 (8.59%) Project Engineer
7 9 (5.52%) Systems Manager
7 9 (5.52%) Test Manager
8 8 (4.91%) Business Analyst
8 8 (4.91%) PMO Manager
9 7 (4.29%) Operations Analyst
9 7 (4.29%) Business Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Business Systems Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Business Process Manager
10 6 (3.68%) Process Manager
11 5 (3.07%) Software Manager
11 5 (3.07%) Developer
11 5 (3.07%) Software Project Manager
12 4 (2.45%) SharePoint Developer
12 4 (2.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.29%) .NET
2 1 (0.61%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.61%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.91%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.61%) Taxonomies
2 1 (0.61%) Market Risk
2 1 (0.61%) Social Media
2 1 (0.61%) PMI
2 1 (0.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.23%) Windows
2 1 (0.61%) Android
2 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (36.20%) Project Management
2 49 (30.06%) PRINCE
2 49 (30.06%) Business Analysis
3 37 (22.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (12.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (6.13%) PRINCE2
6 9 (5.52%) Change Management
6 9 (5.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (4.29%) Project Planning
7 7 (4.29%) Integration Testing
7 7 (4.29%) Resource Management
7 7 (4.29%) Test Strategy
7 7 (4.29%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (4.29%) Migration
8 6 (3.68%) Business Process Mapping
8 6 (3.68%) Programme Management
9 5 (3.07%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.07%) Performance Testing
9 5 (3.07%) Security Testing
9 5 (3.07%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.45%) SQL
2 3 (1.84%) C#
3 2 (1.23%) Java
4 1 (0.61%) R
4 1 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (13.50%) HNC
1 22 (13.50%) HND
2 20 (12.27%) Degree
3 7 (4.29%) PMI Certification
4 6 (3.68%) PMP
4 6 (3.68%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.84%) CISM
6 3 (1.84%) CRISC
7 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 60 (36.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.07%) SAP
3 4 (2.45%) Oracle
4 2 (1.23%) HP
5 1 (0.61%) EMC
5 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.61%) Facebook
5 1 (0.61%) Twitter
5 1 (0.61%) Cisco
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