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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 33 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 7 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.43% - 1.65%
As % of the Applications category 21.88% - 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
32 34 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.25% 19.43% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 10
Average salary £39,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £40,000 £40,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Bolton

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 13 (92.86%) PRINCE2
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
3 10 (71.43%) APMP
4 9 (64.29%) Software Delivery
4 9 (64.29%) PMP
4 9 (64.29%) PMI Certification
4 9 (64.29%) ISO 9000
4 9 (64.29%) Flash
5 6 (42.86%) Project Management
6 4 (28.57%) Time Management
6 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (21.43%) C#
7 3 (21.43%) C++
7 3 (21.43%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 1 (7.14%) Scrum
9 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
9 1 (7.14%) Degree
9 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
9 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
9 1 (7.14%) SQL
9 1 (7.14%) C
9 1 (7.14%) Windows

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Software Project Manager
2 5 (35.71%) Software Manager
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Product Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) PRINCE2
2 9 (64.29%) Software Delivery
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Time Management
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C#
1 3 (21.43%) C++
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) APMP
2 9 (64.29%) PMP
2 9 (64.29%) PMI Certification
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft