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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 97 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 9 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.64% 0.49% 0.60%
As % of the Applications category 5.84% 4.25% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Average salary £49,500 £57,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.91% -17.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £39,500 £44,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £59,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
154 212 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.93% 11.52% 12.51%
Number of salaries quoted 126 161 210
Average salary £37,350 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 22 May 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Cambridge

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) Project Management
3 15 (53.57%) Waterfall
4 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 12 (42.86%) Electronics
6 11 (39.29%) Risk Management
6 11 (39.29%) PMP
6 11 (39.29%) PMI Certification
6 11 (39.29%) Internet
6 11 (39.29%) Internet of Things
7 10 (35.71%) Performance Improvement
7 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
7 10 (35.71%) Games
8 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (25.00%) Time Management
9 7 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (25.00%) C#
9 7 (25.00%) C++
9 7 (25.00%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
11 4 (14.29%) Finance
12 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
12 3 (10.71%) ITIL
12 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
12 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
12 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
12 3 (10.71%) APMP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (39.29%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (3.57%) NFC
3 1 (3.57%) TETRA
3 1 (3.57%) DECT
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 12 (42.86%) Electronics
2 10 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 10 (35.71%) Games
3 4 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 22 (78.57%) Project Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Software Project Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Software Manager
2 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Report Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Junior
5 1 (3.57%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) CRM Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) Internet of Things
2 5 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Smartcard
4 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (82.14%) Project Management
3 15 (53.57%) Waterfall
4 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 11 (39.29%) Risk Management
6 10 (35.71%) Performance Improvement
7 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (25.00%) Time Management
8 7 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (10.71%) ITIL
9 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
9 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
10 2 (7.14%) Analytics
10 2 (7.14%) User Stories
10 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
10 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
10 2 (7.14%) V-Model
10 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
10 2 (7.14%) BPR
10 2 (7.14%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) C#
1 7 (25.00%) C++
1 7 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) C
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) PMP
1 11 (39.29%) PMI Certification
2 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (10.71%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft