The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 27 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 3.51% 4.69% 5.26%
As % of the Applications category 11.11% 24.00% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 5
Average salary - £62,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +127.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

Applications Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
36 25 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 31.58% 19.53% 17.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 12
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

MS Project
Salary Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Basildon region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Basildon

MS Project
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project.

1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Change Management
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) Coaching
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) MS Access
5 3 (37.50%) Dependency Management
5 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
5 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) VBA
6 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (12.50%) QA

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing MS Project also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MS Project. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (100.00%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Visio
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MS Access
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) PMO Lead
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Planner
3 1 (12.50%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
1 5 (62.50%) Change Management
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (62.50%) Coaching
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Dependency Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft