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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 104 139 123
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 60 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.86% 0.81% 0.91%
As % of the Applications category 12.77% 5.71% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 50 21 23
Average salary £45,250 £39,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.55% -16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £49,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
MS Project
UK

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
470 473 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.57% 14.22% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 309 290 276
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.94%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +6 23 £47,500 +22.58%
Stirling +1 15 £58,750 +95.83%
Glasgow +15 13 £33,500 -16.77%
Aberdeen +14 5 £70,000 +197.87%
Dundee - 1 £29,500 -
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 -
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 78 (55.32%) Finance
2 68 (48.23%) MS Office
3 58 (41.13%) Project Management
4 57 (40.43%) MS Excel
5 40 (28.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (27.66%) PRINCE2
7 35 (24.82%) Business Analysis
8 33 (23.40%) Banking
8 33 (23.40%) MS Visio
9 29 (20.57%) PRINCE
10 26 (18.44%) Microsoft
11 25 (17.73%) Retail
12 23 (16.31%) Retail Banking
13 22 (15.60%) MS PowerPoint
14 21 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
15 20 (14.18%) Degree
16 17 (12.06%) PMI Certification
17 15 (10.64%) Project Planning
18 14 (9.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 13 (9.22%) QA
20 12 (8.51%) PMP
20 12 (8.51%) Resource Management
20 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
21 11 (7.80%) SharePoint
22 10 (7.09%) SQL
23 9 (6.38%) C#
23 9 (6.38%) Service Delivery
24 7 (4.96%) VBA
24 7 (4.96%) Programme Management
24 7 (4.96%) Agile Software Development

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (7.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.84%) MS Project Server
3 3 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.71%) CMS
Applications
1 68 (48.23%) MS Office
2 57 (40.43%) MS Excel
3 33 (23.40%) MS Visio
4 22 (15.60%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.71%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Maximo
2 3 (2.13%) FLEXCUBE
2 3 (2.13%) Temenos T24
2 3 (2.13%) Finacle
3 1 (0.71%) Agresso
3 1 (0.71%) SAP HR
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.26%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.26%) Data Mining
2 5 (3.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.71%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.71%) QlikView
3 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 78 (55.32%) Finance
2 33 (23.40%) Banking
3 25 (17.73%) Retail
4 23 (16.31%) Retail Banking
5 6 (4.26%) Advertising
6 4 (2.84%) Billing
7 2 (1.42%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.71%) Marketing
8 1 (0.71%) Games
8 1 (0.71%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (39.01%) Analyst
2 41 (29.08%) Project Manager
3 19 (13.48%) PMO Analyst
4 11 (7.80%) Systems Analyst
4 11 (7.80%) Business Manager
5 9 (6.38%) Project Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Business Analyst
7 7 (4.96%) Systems Manager
8 6 (4.26%) Business Systems Manager
8 6 (4.26%) Business Process Manager
8 6 (4.26%) Process Manager
9 5 (3.55%) IT Trainer
9 5 (3.55%) Trainer
10 4 (2.84%) Senior Manager
10 4 (2.84%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (2.84%) Developer
10 4 (2.84%) Support Manager
10 4 (2.84%) Business Project Manager
10 4 (2.84%) PMO Manager
10 4 (2.84%) Project Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.26%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.26%) PMI
2 6 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.42%) User Experience
5 1 (0.71%) Social Media
5 1 (0.71%) Kindle
5 1 (0.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.26%) UNIX
2 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (41.13%) Project Management
2 40 (28.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (27.66%) PRINCE2
4 35 (24.82%) Business Analysis
5 29 (20.57%) PRINCE
6 21 (14.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 15 (10.64%) Project Planning
8 12 (8.51%) Resource Management
9 9 (6.38%) Service Delivery
10 7 (4.96%) Programme Management
10 7 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (4.96%) Time Management
10 7 (4.96%) Line Management
10 7 (4.96%) Mentoring
11 6 (4.26%) Coaching
11 6 (4.26%) Business Process Mapping
11 6 (4.26%) Risk Management
11 6 (4.26%) Change Management
12 4 (2.84%) Data Analysis
12 4 (2.84%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.09%) SQL
2 9 (6.38%) C#
3 7 (4.96%) VBA
4 4 (2.84%) C
5 1 (0.71%) Java
5 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (14.18%) Degree
2 17 (12.06%) PMI Certification
3 14 (9.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (8.51%) PMP
5 7 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (4.26%) ISEB
7 4 (2.84%) CRISC
7 4 (2.84%) CISM
8 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.22%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 26 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.26%) SAP
3 3 (2.13%) Planview
4 2 (1.42%) Oracle
5 1 (0.71%) BI-SAM
5 1 (0.71%) Twitter
5 1 (0.71%) Cognos
5 1 (0.71%) HP
5 1 (0.71%) Genesys
5 1 (0.71%) Linedata
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago