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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 138 153
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 23 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.87% 0.88% 0.51%
As % of the Applications category 15.44% 11.96% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 13
Median salary £60,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,050 £32,500 £30,850
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £62,000 £62,500
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 Scotland with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 149 209 248
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 5.63% 7.37% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 89 123 152
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,200 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% -2.94%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -4 13 £60,000 +23.07%
Glasgow +12 6 £57,500 +53.33% 1
Aberdeen - 3 £36,500 -
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 16 (57.14%) Project Management
2 16 (57.14%) Finance
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
5 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (25.00%) PMI Certification
7 7 (25.00%) PMI
7 7 (25.00%) Scrum
7 7 (25.00%) Conflict Management
7 7 (25.00%) PMO
8 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
8 6 (21.43%) JIRA
8 6 (21.43%) Release Management
8 6 (21.43%) Kanban
8 6 (21.43%) Teradata
8 6 (21.43%) Python
8 6 (21.43%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
9 5 (17.86%) Data Management
9 5 (17.86%) QlikView
9 5 (17.86%) Time Management
9 5 (17.86%) SaaS
9 5 (17.86%) SDLC
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (14.29%) ERP
11 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (10.71%) Programme 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (10.71%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Skype
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) VLAN
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) QlikView
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (7.14%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Project Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Technical Project Manager
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
5 3 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Cisco Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Customer Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Financial Software Product Manager
7 1 (3.57%) IT Security Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Network Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Senior PMO
7 1 (3.57%) Senior PMO Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) PMI
2 3 (10.71%) AS400
2 3 (10.71%) SWIFT
2 3 (10.71%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.00%) Conflict Management
5 7 (25.00%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) ITIL
6 6 (21.43%) Kanban
6 6 (21.43%) Project Planning
6 6 (21.43%) Release Management
7 5 (17.86%) Data Management
7 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 5 (17.86%) Time Management
8 4 (14.29%) ERP
9 3 (10.71%) Change Management
9 3 (10.71%) Investment Management
9 3 (10.71%) Process Management
9 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
9 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Python
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) PMP
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.57%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) PMO
2 2 (7.14%) SEPA
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Teradata
3 3 (10.71%) Infor
4 2 (7.14%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) SAP
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