The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 63 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 13 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.56% 0.32% 1.59%
As % of the Applications category 11.50% 2.25% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 10
Average salary £49,500 £90,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +140.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £90,000 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £71,300 £90,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
113 89 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 13.57% 14.26% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 100 77 81
Average salary £35,000 £36,645 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.48% +12.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,025 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MS Project
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Coventry

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Coventry

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 20 (62.50%) Project Management
2 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
4 12 (37.50%) Project Planning
5 11 (34.38%) Degree
5 11 (34.38%) ITIL
6 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
7 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
8 7 (21.88%) SAP
9 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
9 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (18.75%) Retail
10 5 (15.63%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 4 (12.50%) QA
11 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
11 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
11 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
11 4 (12.50%) MS Office
12 3 (9.38%) LAN
12 3 (9.38%) WAN
12 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
12 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (9.38%) Apple
12 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (9.38%) Incident Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (43.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
1 3 (9.38%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Manufacturing
2 6 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Coordinator
3 3 (9.38%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (9.38%) Field Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Project Leader
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Field Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Technical Project Leader
3 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) PMI
1 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) UNIX
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Solaris
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) Project Management
2 12 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 11 (34.38%) ITIL
4 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
4 9 (28.13%) Risk Management
5 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.63%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) Quality Management
7 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
8 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (9.38%) SDLC
8 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
9 2 (6.25%) Resource Management
10 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) SAP
3 3 (9.38%) Apple
4 1 (3.13%) Casewise
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle