The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 81 95
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 13 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.06% 1.08% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category 24.07% 11.50% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 5
Median salary £60,000 £48,750 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% -22.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £32,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Microsoft 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 54 113 100
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 4.42% 9.36% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 35 59 73
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,625 £25,000 £19,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £76,400
UK excluding London median salary £34,200 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% -1.47%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Edinburgh

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Edinburgh

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Microsoft Project.

1 13 (81.25%) Project Management
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Finance
4 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
4 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) PMI Certification
5 7 (43.75%) PMI
6 6 (37.50%) SQL
6 6 (37.50%) ITIL
6 6 (37.50%) Python
6 6 (37.50%) Scrum
6 6 (37.50%) Teradata
6 6 (37.50%) JIRA
6 6 (37.50%) Kanban
6 6 (37.50%) Release Management
6 6 (37.50%) Conflict Management
7 5 (31.25%) Time Management
7 5 (31.25%) SaaS
7 5 (31.25%) QlikView
8 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (25.00%) PMO
9 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
9 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
9 3 (18.75%) People Management
9 3 (18.75%) Process Management
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (12.50%) C#
10 2 (12.50%) .NET
10 2 (12.50%) PMP

Microsoft 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 1 (6.25%) SAS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) VLAN
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 8 (50.00%) Technical Manager
2 8 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Financial Software Product Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) PMI
2 2 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 6 (37.50%) Conflict Management
3 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 6 (37.50%) Kanban
3 6 (37.50%) Release Management
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) Time Management
5 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (18.75%) People Management
6 3 (18.75%) Process Management
6 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
6 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
7 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Teradata
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco