Period
to 24 January 2019

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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 188 171 177
Rank change year-on-year -17 +6 +10
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 31 63 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.61% 1.13% 0.49%
As % of the Applications category 9.78% 18.48% 8.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 48 16
Scotland median annual salary £43,750 £50,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +36.05% -4.55%
10th Percentile £30,375 £30,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,300 £61,250 £49,375
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 317 341 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 6.19% 6.10% 5.90%
Number of salaries quoted 164 221 186
Scotland median annual salary £34,000 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.33% +10.29% -1.45%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -

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 24 January 2019.

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 24 January 2019. 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 -11 16 £47,500 +9.20% 2
Edinburgh -12 11 £42,500 -22.73% 4
Fife - 3 - -
Inverclyde - 1 - -
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 24 January 2019, 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 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Office
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (38.71%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) PMO
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Change Management
5 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
5 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
5 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.13%) Line Management
6 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
6 5 (16.13%) Decision-Making
7 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.90%) PMP
7 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
7 4 (12.90%) SLA
7 4 (12.90%) HP
7 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
7 4 (12.90%) Software Delivery
7 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.90%) Degree
7 4 (12.90%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (9.68%) vSphere

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 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Aareon QL
1 1 (3.23%) Academy Housing
1 1 (3.23%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (3.23%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (3.23%) OPENContractor
1 1 (3.23%) OPENHousing
1 1 (3.23%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (3.23%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) DNS
1 3 (9.68%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) XMLSpy
2 1 (3.23%) Hudson
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Electronics
3 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Law
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Project Manager
2 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) IT Manager
3 5 (16.13%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Development Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Development Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Software Development Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Software Development Project Manager
4 4 (12.90%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Migration Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Migration Project Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Social Media
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.81%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (19.35%) Change Management
4 6 (19.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (19.35%) PRINCE2
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.13%) Decision-Making
5 5 (16.13%) Line Management
5 5 (16.13%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (12.90%) Software Delivery
6 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
7 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.68%) Matrix Management
7 3 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Degree
1 4 (12.90%) PMP
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (38.71%) PMO
2 4 (12.90%) SLA
3 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.68%) BitLocker
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.68%) vSphere
1 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (9.68%) PowerCLI
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) HP
3 3 (9.68%) 3PAR
3 3 (9.68%) Brocade
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
4 2 (6.45%) Perforce
5 1 (3.23%) Aareon
5 1 (3.23%) Capita
5 1 (3.23%) Castleton
5 1 (3.23%) Civica
5 1 (3.23%) Northgate
5 1 (3.23%) Orchard