The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 91 110 97
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 21 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.50% 0.73% 0.97%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% 6.22% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 16
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,900 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £71,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
Cambridgeshire

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

Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
168 209 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.99% 11.79% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 137 160 205
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MS Project
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Cambridge

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 25 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 24 (80.00%) Project Management
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (43.33%) Time Management
7 13 (43.33%) Agile Project Management
8 8 (26.67%) MS Project Server
8 8 (26.67%) C
8 8 (26.67%) C#
8 8 (26.67%) C++
8 8 (26.67%) Java
8 8 (26.67%) Skype
8 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
9 6 (20.00%) Programme Management
10 5 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
10 5 (16.67%) JIRA
10 5 (16.67%) APMP
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
11 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
12 3 (10.00%) ERP
12 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
12 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
13 2 (6.67%) CRM

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (26.67%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Skype
2 1 (3.33%) NFC
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 13 (43.33%) Software Project Manager
2 13 (43.33%) Software Manager
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 6 (20.00%) Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 5 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (10.00%) PMO Lead
6 3 (10.00%) PMO Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Software Development Project Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (3.33%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (3.33%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 24 (80.00%) Project Management
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (43.33%) Time Management
5 13 (43.33%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (26.67%) Test Scripting
7 6 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 5 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
9 3 (10.00%) ERP
9 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (6.67%) CRM
10 2 (6.67%) BPR
11 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
11 1 (3.33%) Logistics
11 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (3.33%) Business Development
11 1 (3.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) C
1 8 (26.67%) C#
1 8 (26.67%) C++
1 8 (26.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (16.67%) APMP
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) PMP
3 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago