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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 84 130 119
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 88 25 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.43% 0.81% 1.20%
As % of the Applications category 16.45% 5.03% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 69 17 20
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +52.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £33,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £55,250
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
535 497 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 14.75% 16.10% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 341 354 273
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +20 38 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Glasgow -3 25 £40,000 -30.43%
Aberdeen +21 11 £70,000 +66.66%
Stirling -15 8 £51,500 - 2
West Lothian - 1 £45,000 - 1
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 93 (52.84%) Finance
2 78 (44.32%) MS Office
3 67 (38.07%) Project Management
4 52 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (29.55%) Business Analysis
5 50 (28.41%) PRINCE
5 50 (28.41%) MS Excel
6 49 (27.84%) Microsoft
7 36 (20.45%) Banking
8 35 (19.89%) Retail
9 32 (18.18%) Retail Banking
10 27 (15.34%) MS Visio
11 26 (14.77%) PRINCE2
12 25 (14.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (13.64%) Degree
14 20 (11.36%) HNC
14 20 (11.36%) HND
15 15 (8.52%) Resource Management
16 14 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
17 13 (7.39%) Project Planning
17 13 (7.39%) PMI Certification
18 12 (6.82%) QA
19 9 (5.11%) PMP
19 9 (5.11%) SharePoint
19 9 (5.11%) Management Information System
20 8 (4.55%) Advertising
20 8 (4.55%) SAP
20 8 (4.55%) C#
20 8 (4.55%) SQL
20 8 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (5.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.27%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 78 (44.32%) MS Office
2 50 (28.41%) MS Excel
3 27 (15.34%) MS Visio
4 14 (7.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.57%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) SAP HR
1 4 (2.27%) Maximo
2 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) Internet
2 1 (0.57%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.41%) Data Mining
2 5 (2.84%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.57%) QlikView
3 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 93 (52.84%) Finance
2 36 (20.45%) Banking
3 35 (19.89%) Retail
4 32 (18.18%) Retail Banking
5 8 (4.55%) Advertising
6 4 (2.27%) Billing
7 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (44.32%) Analyst
2 32 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 23 (13.07%) Project Engineer
4 21 (11.93%) PMO Analyst
5 18 (10.23%) Systems Analyst
6 15 (8.52%) Design Engineer
7 13 (7.39%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.11%) Business Manager
8 9 (5.11%) Systems Manager
9 7 (3.98%) PMO Manager
10 6 (3.41%) Business Process Manager
10 6 (3.41%) Process Manager
10 6 (3.41%) Business Systems Manager
11 4 (2.27%) Senior Manager
11 4 (2.27%) Developer
11 4 (2.27%) Test Manager
12 3 (1.70%) Microsoft Developer
12 3 (1.70%) Senior Project Manager
12 3 (1.70%) Technical Manager
12 3 (1.70%) Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.84%) .NET
2 1 (0.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.11%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.27%) PMI
3 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.14%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (1.14%) User Experience
4 1 (0.57%) Kindle
4 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.14%) UNIX
2 1 (0.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (38.07%) Project Management
2 52 (29.55%) Stakeholder Management
2 52 (29.55%) Business Analysis
3 50 (28.41%) PRINCE
4 26 (14.77%) PRINCE2
5 25 (14.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (8.52%) Resource Management
7 13 (7.39%) Project Planning
8 7 (3.98%) Risk Management
8 7 (3.98%) Line Management
9 6 (3.41%) Business Process Mapping
9 6 (3.41%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.41%) Programme Management
10 5 (2.84%) Service Delivery
10 5 (2.84%) Change Management
10 5 (2.84%) Business Transformation
11 4 (2.27%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (2.27%) Data Analysis
12 3 (1.70%) Problem Management
12 3 (1.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.55%) C#
1 8 (4.55%) SQL
2 5 (2.84%) C
3 3 (1.70%) VBA
3 3 (1.70%) Java
4 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.57%) R
Qualifications
1 24 (13.64%) Degree
2 20 (11.36%) HNC
2 20 (11.36%) HND
3 13 (7.39%) PMI Certification
4 9 (5.11%) PMP
5 8 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (2.27%) CRISC
6 4 (2.27%) CISM
7 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.14%) ISEB
7 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.57%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 49 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.55%) SAP
3 3 (1.70%) Oracle
4 1 (0.57%) Genesys
4 1 (0.57%) HP
4 1 (0.57%) Linedata
4 1 (0.57%) Cognos
4 1 (0.57%) BI-SAM
4 1 (0.57%) Twitter
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Capita
Posted: 5 days ago
Stirling
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Livingston
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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