The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for MS Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 90 86
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 3 9 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.27% 0.67% 1.04%
As % of the Applications category 2.86% 6.16% 9.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 11
Median salary £51,250 £58,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.76% +56.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £31,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £77,500 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

MS Project is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 105 146 146
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 9.39% 10.86% 10.90%
Number of salaries quoted 77 89 107
Median salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.84% +11.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £25,000 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £58,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing MS Project as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Project in Edinburgh

MS Project
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for MS Project in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (71.43%) People Management
3 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) PMO
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) JBoss
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (42.86%) Programme Governance
5 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Process Management
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) PMP
6 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 1 (14.29%) SQL
6 1 (14.29%) C#

MS Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Agile Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) People Management
2 5 (71.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) Contingency Planning
4 3 (42.86%) Programme Governance
4 3 (42.86%) Project Governance
4 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (28.57%) Process Management
5 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
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