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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 84 102 110
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 35 22 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.04% 1.21% 1.09%
As % of the Applications category 10.48% 6.61% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 12
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £30,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £42,550 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
334 333 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.48% 18.27% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 256 227 179
Average salary £33,250 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.90% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +17 15 £33,500 -16.25% 2
Runcorn +5 5 £50,000 +20.48% 1
Knutsford -10 4 - -
Chester +11 1 £45,000 -
Crewe -13 1 £34,500 - 1
Nantwich - 1 £50,000 -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 51 (76.12%) Project Management
2 42 (62.69%) PRINCE2
3 38 (56.72%) MS Excel
4 28 (41.79%) Billing
5 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (35.82%) Finance
7 22 (32.84%) Product Management
8 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
9 17 (25.37%) Scrum
9 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
10 16 (23.88%) PRINCE
11 15 (22.39%) SharePoint
12 11 (16.42%) Degree
13 10 (14.93%) Resource Management
13 10 (14.93%) Matrix Management
13 10 (14.93%) Project Planning
14 9 (13.43%) MS Project Server
14 9 (13.43%) Java
14 9 (13.43%) .NET
14 9 (13.43%) Risk Management
14 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
15 8 (11.94%) MS Office
15 8 (11.94%) OO
15 8 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
16 7 (10.45%) Planview
16 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
16 7 (10.45%) ITIL
17 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 6 (8.96%) Financial Institution

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 15 (22.39%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.43%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 38 (56.72%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
2 8 (11.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Extranet
1 2 (2.99%) Wireless
2 1 (1.49%) Broadband
2 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (41.79%) Billing
2 24 (35.82%) Finance
3 17 (25.37%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.96%) Financial Institution
5 5 (7.46%) Banking
6 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
6 4 (5.97%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (4.48%) Retail
8 2 (2.99%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (71.64%) Project Manager
2 6 (8.96%) Project Planner
2 6 (8.96%) IT Project Manager
2 6 (8.96%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (4.48%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (4.48%) Software Manager
4 3 (4.48%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (4.48%) Analyst
4 3 (4.48%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
5 2 (2.99%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (2.99%) Planning Manager
5 2 (2.99%) Project Officer
5 2 (2.99%) Project Office Manager
5 2 (2.99%) Support Manager
5 2 (2.99%) Project Support Manager
5 2 (2.99%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (2.99%) PMO Lead
6 1 (1.49%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.49%) COM
2 1 (1.49%) SOAP
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
2 1 (1.49%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) WinForms
2 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.49%) WCF
2 1 (1.49%) WPF
2 1 (1.49%) Silverlight
2 1 (1.49%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.49%) REST
2 1 (1.49%) ServiceStack
2 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.49%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
1 3 (4.48%) Android
1 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (76.12%) Project Management
2 42 (62.69%) PRINCE2
3 26 (38.81%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (32.84%) Product Management
5 17 (25.37%) Scrum
6 16 (23.88%) PRINCE
7 10 (14.93%) Resource Management
7 10 (14.93%) Matrix Management
7 10 (14.93%) Project Planning
8 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.43%) Risk Management
9 8 (11.94%) OO
9 8 (11.94%) Programme Management
10 7 (10.45%) ITIL
11 5 (7.46%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (7.46%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.46%) Business Transformation
11 5 (7.46%) Software Delivery
12 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
12 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) Java
2 2 (2.99%) C
3 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Degree
2 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.99%) PMP
3 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
1 1 (1.49%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) Planview
3 2 (2.99%) BT
4 1 (1.49%) Apple
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + 10% Bonus + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + £7200 car allowance + 15% bonus +
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 18 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 22 days ago