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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 77 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +2
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 47 20 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.67% 1.17% 1.05%
As % of the Applications category 13.82% 6.41% 6.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.56% +22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £77,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
MS Project
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
340 312 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.32% 18.30% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 250 252 230
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £19,725 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,550 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS Project
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Cheshire

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

MS Project Salary Histogram in Cheshire

MS Project
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +9 11 £45,000 -
Runcorn - 5 £40,000 - 1
Warrington -3 4 £31,000 -31.11% 1
Knutsford - 4 £35,500 -
Crewe -10 1 - - 1
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 44 (53.66%) MS Excel
2 39 (47.56%) PRINCE2
3 36 (43.90%) Project Management
4 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
5 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (28.05%) Product Management
6 23 (28.05%) MS Office
6 23 (28.05%) Finance
7 21 (25.61%) Billing
8 19 (23.17%) Android
8 19 (23.17%) Apple iOS
8 19 (23.17%) Windows
9 15 (18.29%) .NET
10 14 (17.07%) MS Visio
11 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
11 13 (15.85%) SDLC
12 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
12 12 (14.63%) PRINCE
12 12 (14.63%) Telecoms
13 11 (13.41%) C#
13 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
14 10 (12.20%) WCF
14 10 (12.20%) WPF
14 10 (12.20%) Silverlight
14 10 (12.20%) Entity Framework
14 10 (12.20%) REST
14 10 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
14 10 (12.20%) Software Testing
14 10 (12.20%) Visual Studio
14 10 (12.20%) SOAP

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 44 (53.66%) MS Excel
2 23 (28.05%) MS Office
3 14 (17.07%) MS Visio
4 5 (6.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.10%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) Wireless
2 1 (1.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.10%) Subversion
3 2 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 21 (25.61%) Billing
3 12 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 6 (7.32%) Financial Institution
5 4 (4.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.88%) Banking
5 4 (4.88%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (3.66%) Local Government
6 3 (3.66%) Legal
7 2 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Project Manager
2 15 (18.29%) Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Software Developer
3 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 7 (8.54%) Technical Leader
4 7 (8.54%) Agile Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Analyst
5 5 (6.10%) C# Developer
5 5 (6.10%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (4.88%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.88%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Software Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Junior
7 3 (3.66%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) .NET
2 10 (12.20%) SOAP
2 10 (12.20%) Web Services
2 10 (12.20%) XML
2 10 (12.20%) WCF
2 10 (12.20%) WPF
2 10 (12.20%) Silverlight
2 10 (12.20%) Entity Framework
2 10 (12.20%) REST
2 10 (12.20%) ServiceStack
2 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 10 (12.20%) WinForms
3 8 (9.76%) .NET Framework
4 5 (6.10%) HTML
4 5 (6.10%) XHTML
4 5 (6.10%) COM
4 5 (6.10%) CSS
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.20%) Mobile App
2 10 (12.20%) N-Tier
3 7 (8.54%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.10%) User Experience
5 4 (4.88%) PMI
6 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.17%) Windows
1 19 (23.17%) Android
1 19 (23.17%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.20%) Windows Phone
2 10 (12.20%) Windows Phone 7
3 9 (10.98%) Windows Mobile
4 5 (6.10%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) PRINCE2
2 36 (43.90%) Project Management
3 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (28.05%) Product Management
5 13 (15.85%) SDLC
6 12 (14.63%) PRINCE
7 10 (12.20%) Scrum
7 10 (12.20%) MVC
7 10 (12.20%) Software Testing
7 10 (12.20%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (12.20%) MVVM
8 9 (10.98%) Matrix Management
9 8 (9.76%) Risk Management
9 8 (9.76%) Business Transformation
10 7 (8.54%) ITIL
10 7 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.32%) Change Management
11 6 (7.32%) Time Management
11 6 (7.32%) OO
11 6 (7.32%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.41%) C#
2 6 (7.32%) Java
3 5 (6.10%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.10%) PHP
3 5 (6.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.20%) Apple
3 5 (6.10%) Adobe
4 2 (2.44%) Planview
Runcorn, Cheshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: Market related
Posted: 10 days ago