The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 75 84 85
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 14 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.53% 1.29% 1.83%
As % of the Applications category 11.02% 6.42% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 13
Median salary £70,000 £56,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,250 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,118 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.36% +1.45%
MS Project
East of England

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

Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
127 218 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 13.89% 20.07% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 118 176 208
Median salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Project
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

MS Project
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton +2 13 £71,250 +35.71%
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing MS 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 19 (95.00%) Project Management
2 16 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (65.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (55.00%) Portfolio Management
5 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (45.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 9 (45.00%) ITIL
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
8 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
8 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
8 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
8 6 (30.00%) Project Governance
8 6 (30.00%) Line Management
8 6 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 5 (25.00%) Office 365
9 5 (25.00%) Change Control
9 5 (25.00%) Matrix Management
9 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) Retail
10 4 (20.00%) Migration
11 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
11 3 (15.00%) Scrum
11 3 (15.00%) Advertising
11 3 (15.00%) Unit4 Business World

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Business Change Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Business Change Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Portfolio Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Portfolio Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Business Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Change Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Change Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Finance Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Finance Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Project Change Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Finance Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) PMI
3 2 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.00%) e-Health
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Project Management
2 16 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 13 (65.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (55.00%) Portfolio Management
5 9 (45.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 9 (45.00%) ITIL
5 9 (45.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (30.00%) Line Management
7 6 (30.00%) Programme Management
7 6 (30.00%) Project Governance
7 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
7 6 (30.00%) Risk Management
7 6 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (25.00%) Change Control
8 5 (25.00%) Matrix Management
8 5 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (20.00%) Migration
10 3 (15.00%) Scrum
10 3 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (15.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft