Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 178 193
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 -68
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 28 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.50% 0.73% 0.78%
As % of the Applications category 9.66% 10.92% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 36
Scotland median annual salary £48,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.57% -12.50% -15.79%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £71,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

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 290 348 414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.17% 6.69% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 193 230 257
Scotland median annual salary £35,750 £34,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.88% -0.71% -4.11%
10th Percentile £21,550 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,500 £53,750 £57,600
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -12 16 £44,500 +27.14% 4
Edinburgh -16 8 £50,000 -2.44% 4
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Stirling - 1 £52,500 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £57,500 -
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 15 (53.57%) Project Management
3 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (39.29%) PMP
6 10 (35.71%) Change Management
6 10 (35.71%) Banking
7 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (28.57%) SDLC
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
9 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
9 6 (21.43%) PMO
10 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
10 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
10 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
10 5 (17.86%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
11 4 (14.29%) QA
11 4 (14.29%) Project Governance
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
11 4 (14.29%) Contract Management
12 3 (10.71%) Line Management
12 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform

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 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (10.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Banking
3 5 (17.86%) Retail Banking
4 3 (10.71%) Retail
5 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.57%) Games
6 1 (3.57%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 4 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Banking Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 2 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Software Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Software Product Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Reference Data
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) Minimum Viable Product
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Project Management
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 12 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (35.71%) Change Management
5 8 (28.57%) SDLC
6 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
7 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (14.29%) Contract Management
8 4 (14.29%) Project Governance
8 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
9 3 (10.71%) Biometrics
9 3 (10.71%) CRM
9 3 (10.71%) Data Management
9 3 (10.71%) Line Management
9 3 (10.71%) Migration
9 3 (10.71%) Scrum
9 3 (10.71%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) PMP
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) PMO
2 4 (14.29%) QA
3 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Capita
4 1 (3.57%) SAP