The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 100 103 97
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 23 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.16% 1.03% 1.55%
As % of the Applications category 10.70% 6.79% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 21
Average salary £47,500 £67,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.62% +80.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £55,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £83,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.11% -
MS Project
South West

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

Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
215 280 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.86% 15.13% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 178 220 222
Average salary £36,125 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,348 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Project
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Bristol

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Bristol

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 31 (72.09%) PRINCE2
2 29 (67.44%) Project Management
3 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) MS Visio
5 13 (30.23%) Finance
6 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
7 9 (20.93%) MS Office
8 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (16.28%) HTML
9 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
9 7 (16.28%) Aerospace
9 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (16.28%) Financial Analysis
10 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.95%) CSS
10 6 (13.95%) CRM
10 6 (13.95%) Advertising
10 6 (13.95%) Banking
10 6 (13.95%) Marketing
10 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (11.63%) .NET
11 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
11 5 (11.63%) CMS
11 5 (11.63%) Web Design
11 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
11 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (11.63%) Project Planning
11 5 (11.63%) JIRA
11 5 (11.63%) Email Marketing
11 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 14 (32.56%) MS Visio
2 12 (27.91%) MS Excel
3 9 (20.93%) MS Office
4 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 13 (30.23%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Aerospace
2 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.95%) Advertising
3 6 (13.95%) Banking
3 6 (13.95%) Marketing
4 4 (9.30%) Military
5 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Project Manager
2 4 (9.30%) Programme Manager
2 4 (9.30%) Junior
2 4 (9.30%) Junior Project Manager
2 4 (9.30%) PMO Manager
2 4 (9.30%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (6.98%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (6.98%) Project Controller
4 2 (4.65%) Software Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (4.65%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Project Planner
5 1 (2.33%) Analyst
5 1 (2.33%) Consultant
5 1 (2.33%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.33%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) HTML
2 6 (13.95%) CSS
3 5 (11.63%) .NET
3 5 (11.63%) WebCenter
4 2 (4.65%) HTML5
4 2 (4.65%) Java EE
5 1 (2.33%) WCF
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) J2EE
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) XML
5 1 (2.33%) XSD
5 1 (2.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) PMI
3 1 (2.33%) DTV
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
2 3 (6.98%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (72.09%) PRINCE2
2 29 (67.44%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.28%) Financial Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) CRM
6 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.63%) Programme Management
6 5 (11.63%) Web Design
6 5 (11.63%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.63%) Email Marketing
6 5 (11.63%) Earned Value Management
6 5 (11.63%) Line Management
7 4 (9.30%) Coaching
7 4 (9.30%) Operations Management
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
7 4 (9.30%) QMS
7 4 (9.30%) Workflow
7 4 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 2 (4.65%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.30%) Degree
3 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.33%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.33%) Citrix
2 1 (2.33%) Primavera
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle
2 1 (2.33%) SAP