Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 194 193
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 47 28 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.83% 0.53% 0.79%
As % of the Applications category 14.46% 9.15% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 36
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £58,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.02% +46.88% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £34,775 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Microsoft Project is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 325 306 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.71% 5.81% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 215 200 249
Scotland median annual salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.43% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,725 £21,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,500 £58,750
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Scotland

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Scotland

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in Scotland

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +23 35 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Glasgow -4 11 £37,500 -34.78% 2
West Lothian - 1 £40,000 -
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 38 (80.85%) Project Management
2 29 (61.70%) Finance
3 26 (55.32%) PRINCE2
4 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (44.68%) Banking
5 21 (44.68%) Microsoft Excel
6 20 (42.55%) Project Planning
7 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (36.17%) Change Management
8 17 (36.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 16 (34.04%) SDLC
10 15 (31.91%) PMP
10 15 (31.91%) PMO
11 14 (29.79%) Software Delivery
11 14 (29.79%) Retail Banking
11 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (29.79%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (21.28%) Retail
13 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
13 9 (19.15%) MS Visio
14 8 (17.02%) Degree
15 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
15 7 (14.89%) Data Governance
15 7 (14.89%) Data Quality
15 7 (14.89%) Analytics
15 7 (14.89%) SQL
16 6 (12.77%) C
16 6 (12.77%) SAS
16 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 6 (12.77%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (40.43%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (36.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (19.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (29.79%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Hadoop
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) GIS
3 1 (2.13%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (61.70%) Finance
2 21 (44.68%) Banking
3 14 (29.79%) Retail Banking
4 10 (21.28%) Retail
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
6 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Law
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (42.55%) Project Manager
2 17 (36.17%) Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Software Project Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Mortgage Project Manager
4 7 (14.89%) Retail Banking Project Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Data Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Data Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Banking Project Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.38%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Project Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Coordinator
9 1 (2.13%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Head of IT
9 1 (2.13%) Network Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.26%) PMI
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Unix
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (80.85%) Project Management
2 26 (55.32%) PRINCE2
3 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (42.55%) Project Planning
5 17 (36.17%) Change Management
6 16 (34.04%) SDLC
7 14 (29.79%) Software Delivery
8 7 (14.89%) Analytics
8 7 (14.89%) Business Analysis
8 7 (14.89%) Data Governance
9 6 (12.77%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.64%) Decision-Making
11 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (8.51%) Process Management
11 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
11 4 (8.51%) Scrum
11 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
12 3 (6.38%) Business Process Improvement
12 3 (6.38%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) C
3 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) PMP
2 8 (17.02%) Degree
3 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) PMO
2 7 (14.89%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.13%) vSphere
1 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) Pega
3 2 (4.26%) Teradata
4 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.13%) Citrix
4 1 (2.13%) Cognos
4 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.13%) VMware