The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.62% - -
As % of the Applications category 23.81% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.22% 7.19% 13.85%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 17
Average salary £37,500 £32,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% +17.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £41,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

MS Project
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Bolton

MS Project
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 17 (94.44%) PRINCE2
2 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 11 (61.11%) Project Management
4 10 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 9 (50.00%) Time Management
5 9 (50.00%) APMP
6 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
6 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
7 7 (38.89%) ISO 9000
8 6 (33.33%) Document Management
9 4 (22.22%) PMP
9 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
9 4 (22.22%) Flash
10 3 (16.67%) Finance
10 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
11 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
12 1 (5.56%) Windows
12 1 (5.56%) C
12 1 (5.56%) C#
12 1 (5.56%) C++
12 1 (5.56%) Java
12 1 (5.56%) SQL
12 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (5.56%) Scrum
12 1 (5.56%) Degree

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (44.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Project Manager
2 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Product Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) PRINCE2
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 9 (50.00%) Time Management
4 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (33.33%) Document Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C
1 1 (5.56%) C#
1 1 (5.56%) C++
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) APMP
2 4 (22.22%) PMP
2 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Microsoft