The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 57 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 22 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.61% 0.62% -
As % of the Applications category 14.47% 4.44% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 4 0
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
South Wales

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

Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
152 90 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.05% 13.87% 18.54%
Number of salaries quoted 140 83 89
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MS Project
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Cardiff

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Cardiff

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 26 (68.42%) Project Management
2 23 (60.53%) Finance
3 22 (57.89%) PRINCE2
4 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (52.63%) MS Excel
6 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 11 (28.95%) MS Visio
7 11 (28.95%) MS Office
8 9 (23.68%) PMI Certification
8 9 (23.68%) Change Management
8 9 (23.68%) PMI
8 9 (23.68%) Advertising
8 9 (23.68%) Project Planning
9 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (18.42%) CMMI
10 6 (15.79%) ISEB
10 6 (15.79%) ITIL
10 6 (15.79%) Casewise
10 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (13.16%) APMP
12 4 (10.53%) Dependency Management
12 4 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
12 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
12 4 (10.53%) Matrix Management
12 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (10.53%) Degree
12 4 (10.53%) PRINCE
13 3 (7.89%) Law
13 3 (7.89%) Banking

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 (2.63%) IIS
1 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (52.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (28.95%) MS Visio
2 11 (28.95%) MS Office
3 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (60.53%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Advertising
3 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 3 (7.89%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Project Manager
2 7 (18.42%) Business Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Analyst
3 6 (15.79%) PMO Manager
4 5 (13.16%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Coordinator
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Junior Business Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Junior
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) PMI
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.63%) AS400
3 1 (2.63%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) UNIX
1 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Project Management
2 22 (57.89%) PRINCE2
3 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) Project Planning
4 9 (23.68%) Change Management
5 7 (18.42%) CMMI
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.79%) ITIL
7 4 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 4 (10.53%) PRINCE
7 4 (10.53%) Matrix Management
7 4 (10.53%) Dependency Management
7 4 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (5.26%) Coaching
8 2 (5.26%) Time Management
8 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
9 1 (2.63%) User Stories
9 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) COBOL
1 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
1 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) PMI Certification
2 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (15.79%) ISEB
4 5 (13.16%) APMP
5 4 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Casewise
3 1 (2.63%) IBM