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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 84 107 117
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 32 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.80% 0.56% 1.03%
As % of the Applications category 10.09% 4.46% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 19
Average salary £43,750 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £40,000 £66,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
317 202 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.88% 12.60% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 272 161 229
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,650 £21,800 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,850 £64,000 £46,600
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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Warrington +25 21 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Crewe - 4 £42,500 -
Macclesfield -11 3 £35,000 +7.69%
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 46 (71.88%) Project Management
2 42 (65.63%) PRINCE2
3 32 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 26 (40.63%) Finance
5 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
7 18 (28.13%) Scrum
8 17 (26.56%) Telecoms
9 16 (25.00%) Product Management
10 15 (23.44%) Billing
11 11 (17.19%) Resource Management
12 10 (15.63%) Project Planning
12 10 (15.63%) PRINCE
12 10 (15.63%) Java
12 10 (15.63%) MS Office
13 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
13 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (14.06%) Degree
13 9 (14.06%) Matrix Management
14 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (10.94%) MS Project Server
15 7 (10.94%) Retail
15 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
16 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
16 6 (9.38%) .NET
17 5 (7.81%) Change Management
17 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
17 5 (7.81%) OO
17 5 (7.81%) PMP
17 5 (7.81%) PMI Certification

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 9 (14.06%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.94%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
3 6 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
1 2 (3.13%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Extranet
2 1 (1.56%) Wireless
2 1 (1.56%) TETRA
2 1 (1.56%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 26 (40.63%) Finance
2 17 (26.56%) Telecoms
3 15 (23.44%) Billing
4 7 (10.94%) Retail
5 3 (4.69%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (59.38%) Project Manager
2 6 (9.38%) Consultant
2 6 (9.38%) IT Project Manager
2 6 (9.38%) Implementation Consultant
3 5 (7.81%) Analyst
3 5 (7.81%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (6.25%) PMO Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Project Planner
5 3 (4.69%) Programme Office Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Junior
5 3 (4.69%) Development Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Software Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Software Development Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Development Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (3.13%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) Sass
2 1 (1.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) PMI
4 1 (1.56%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) Project Management
2 42 (65.63%) PRINCE2
3 23 (35.94%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (28.13%) Scrum
5 16 (25.00%) Product Management
6 11 (17.19%) Resource Management
7 10 (15.63%) Project Planning
7 10 (15.63%) PRINCE
8 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (14.06%) Matrix Management
9 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
10 5 (7.81%) Coaching
10 5 (7.81%) Change Management
10 5 (7.81%) Risk Management
10 5 (7.81%) OO
11 4 (6.25%) ITIL
11 4 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.63%) Java
2 2 (3.13%) C
3 1 (1.56%) C#
3 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Degree
2 8 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (7.81%) PMP
3 5 (7.81%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Planview
3 2 (3.13%) BT
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) Siebel
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington
Ascent People
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 4 days ago