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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 90 129 119
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 84 24 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.25% 0.79% 1.31%
As % of the Applications category 15.36% 5.11% 10.96%
Number of salaries quoted 62 15 21
Average salary £48,000 £49,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.04% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £32,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
547 470 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.65% 15.43% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 345 335 264
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,700 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-0.85% +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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +24 39 £48,000 +2.12% 1
Glasgow +5 27 £40,250 -30.00% 1
Aberdeen +21 10 £70,000 +66.66%
Stirling -16 4 £41,000 - 2
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 88 (52.07%) Finance
2 75 (44.38%) MS Office
3 64 (37.87%) Project Management
4 50 (29.59%) Microsoft
5 49 (28.99%) Business Analysis
6 48 (28.40%) PRINCE
7 47 (27.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 45 (26.63%) MS Excel
9 33 (19.53%) Banking
10 31 (18.34%) Retail
11 29 (17.16%) Retail Banking
12 26 (15.38%) MS Visio
13 25 (14.79%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (13.02%) PRINCE2
14 22 (13.02%) Degree
15 21 (12.43%) HNC
15 21 (12.43%) HND
16 15 (8.88%) Resource Management
17 14 (8.28%) MS PowerPoint
18 12 (7.10%) QA
19 10 (5.92%) PMI Certification
19 10 (5.92%) Project Planning
20 9 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
21 8 (4.73%) PMP
21 8 (4.73%) SharePoint
21 8 (4.73%) SQL
21 8 (4.73%) Advertising
22 7 (4.14%) C#
22 7 (4.14%) SAP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (4.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.37%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 75 (44.38%) MS Office
2 45 (26.63%) MS Excel
3 26 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 14 (8.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.59%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.37%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.78%) Maximo
3 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.59%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.55%) Data Mining
2 4 (2.37%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.59%) QlikView
3 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.59%) Selenium
General
1 88 (52.07%) Finance
2 33 (19.53%) Banking
3 31 (18.34%) Retail
4 29 (17.16%) Retail Banking
5 8 (4.73%) Advertising
6 4 (2.37%) Billing
7 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 74 (43.79%) Analyst
2 28 (16.57%) Project Manager
3 22 (13.02%) Project Engineer
4 20 (11.83%) PMO Analyst
5 17 (10.06%) Systems Analyst
6 16 (9.47%) Design Engineer
7 12 (7.10%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.33%) Business Manager
9 8 (4.73%) Systems Manager
10 7 (4.14%) PMO Manager
11 6 (3.55%) Business Process Manager
11 6 (3.55%) Process Manager
11 6 (3.55%) Business Systems Manager
12 5 (2.96%) Test Manager
13 4 (2.37%) Developer
14 3 (1.78%) Technical Manager
14 3 (1.78%) Operations Analyst
14 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Developer
14 3 (1.78%) Programme Manager
14 3 (1.78%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.37%) .NET
2 1 (0.59%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (1.18%) PMI
3 1 (0.59%) Market Risk
3 1 (0.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.18%) UNIX
2 1 (0.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.87%) Project Management
2 49 (28.99%) Business Analysis
3 48 (28.40%) PRINCE
4 47 (27.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (14.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (13.02%) PRINCE2
7 15 (8.88%) Resource Management
8 10 (5.92%) Project Planning
9 6 (3.55%) Risk Management
9 6 (3.55%) Programme Management
9 6 (3.55%) Business Process Mapping
10 5 (2.96%) Business Transformation
10 5 (2.96%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (2.96%) Change Management
11 4 (2.37%) Service Delivery
12 3 (1.78%) Regression Testing
12 3 (1.78%) Data Analysis
12 3 (1.78%) Performance Testing
12 3 (1.78%) Security Testing
12 3 (1.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.73%) SQL
2 7 (4.14%) C#
3 4 (2.37%) C
4 3 (1.78%) Java
4 3 (1.78%) VBA
5 1 (0.59%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (13.02%) Degree
2 21 (12.43%) HNC
2 21 (12.43%) HND
3 10 (5.92%) PMI Certification
4 9 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (4.73%) PMP
6 4 (2.37%) CISM
6 4 (2.37%) CRISC
7 3 (1.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (1.78%) ISTQB
8 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.18%) ISEB
9 1 (0.59%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.59%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 50 (29.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.14%) SAP
3 4 (2.37%) Oracle
4 1 (0.59%) Cognos
4 1 (0.59%) HP
4 1 (0.59%) Genesys
4 1 (0.59%) Linedata
4 1 (0.59%) BI-SAM
4 1 (0.59%) Twitter
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