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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 143 142 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -45
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 20 16 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.51% 2.34%
As % of the Applications category 6.12% 4.38% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 46
Average salary £51,250 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
327 365 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.38% 11.62% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 213 238 338
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +14 12 £40,000 +6.66% 8
Glasgow -8 7 £55,000 +29.41%
Fife - 1 £27,500 -
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 24 (61.54%) Project Management
2 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
3 18 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 16 (41.03%) Finance
5 15 (38.46%) MS Office
5 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.21%) ITIL
6 11 (28.21%) Degree
7 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (20.51%) SQL
8 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
8 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
9 7 (17.95%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (17.95%) MS Project Server
9 7 (17.95%) Windows
9 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
10 6 (15.38%) MS Access
10 6 (15.38%) PMP
10 6 (15.38%) PMI Certification
10 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (15.38%) Data Management
10 6 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (12.82%) Line Management
11 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
12 4 (10.26%) Linux
12 4 (10.26%) COM

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (17.95%) MS Project Server
2 6 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
2 15 (38.46%) MS Office
3 7 (17.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (5.13%) Open Workbench
6 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Primavera
2 1 (2.56%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) MS Access
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Front Office
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 12 (30.77%) Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Support Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Project Analyst
4 8 (20.51%) Project Support Analyst
5 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (12.82%) Senior Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (10.26%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (7.69%) Development Manager
8 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Consultant
9 2 (5.13%) Development Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (5.13%) PMO Specialist
9 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (5.13%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) COM
2 2 (5.13%) XML
3 1 (2.56%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) Ajax
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) CSS
3 1 (2.56%) HTML
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Fintech
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Android
3 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Project Management
2 18 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 11 (28.21%) ITIL
4 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.51%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.38%) Data Management
8 5 (12.82%) Line Management
8 5 (12.82%) Programme Management
9 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.26%) SDLC
10 3 (7.69%) Coaching
10 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
10 3 (7.69%) People Management
10 3 (7.69%) Performance Management
10 3 (7.69%) Scrum
11 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) PMI Certification
2 6 (15.38%) PMP
3 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) VMware
3 3 (7.69%) EMC
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
4 2 (5.13%) Niku
4 2 (5.13%) Planview
5 1 (2.56%) Avaya
5 1 (2.56%) Charles River
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
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