The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 162 189 173
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -16
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 108 88 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 1.11% 1.08%
As % of the Applications category 8.21% 6.78% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 82 59 78
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,900 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,200 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
MS Project
England

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

Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1316 1298 1335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.12% 16.43% 15.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1024 1034 1164
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MS Project
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

MS Project Salary Trend in the East of England

MS Project
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in the East of England

MS Project
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Bedfordshire +45 34 £52,500 +19.31% 4
Hertfordshire +3 33 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 20 £35,000 -26.31% 2
Essex -8 16 £37,500 -0.66% 1
Suffolk +2 5 £47,500 +58.33%
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 127 (55.70%) Project Management
2 101 (44.30%) MS Excel
3 83 (36.40%) Microsoft
3 83 (36.40%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (34.65%) PRINCE2
5 73 (32.02%) Finance
6 50 (21.93%) MS Visio
7 49 (21.49%) SharePoint
8 46 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 45 (19.74%) MS Office
10 43 (18.86%) Degree
11 39 (17.11%) Waterfall
12 33 (14.47%) MS PowerPoint
13 32 (14.04%) Risk Management
14 31 (13.60%) Business Analysis
15 30 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 29 (12.72%) Retail
17 28 (12.28%) Programme Management
17 28 (12.28%) PMI Certification
17 28 (12.28%) Management Information System
18 27 (11.84%) Scrum
19 26 (11.40%) Data Analysis
20 21 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
21 20 (8.77%) Manufacturing
22 19 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
22 19 (8.33%) ERP
22 19 (8.33%) CRM
22 19 (8.33%) SQL
22 19 (8.33%) Project Planning
23 18 (7.89%) .NET

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 49 (21.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.75%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.32%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.32%) CMS
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 101 (44.30%) MS Excel
2 50 (21.93%) MS Visio
3 45 (19.74%) MS Office
4 33 (14.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.44%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.44%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.44%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 13 (5.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.19%) PRMS
3 3 (1.32%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.88%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.44%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.44%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.51%) Office 365
2 3 (1.32%) SaaS
3 2 (0.88%) Basecamp
4 1 (0.44%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) PaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.70%) Internet
2 2 (0.88%) MPLS
2 2 (0.88%) Firewall
2 2 (0.88%) WAN
2 2 (0.88%) SMTP
2 2 (0.88%) SAN
2 2 (0.88%) VLAN
2 2 (0.88%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (0.44%) ATM
3 1 (0.44%) DECT
3 1 (0.44%) LAN
3 1 (0.44%) Intranet
3 1 (0.44%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 10 (4.39%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (3.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 7 (3.07%) Relational Database
6 7 (3.07%) OLAP Cube
6 7 (3.07%) OLAP
7 6 (2.63%) MS Access
7 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.19%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.88%) SQLPlus
9 2 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.44%) Xcelsius
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (9.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 73 (32.02%) Finance
2 29 (12.72%) Retail
3 20 (8.77%) Manufacturing
4 12 (5.26%) Electronics
5 10 (4.39%) Games
6 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.75%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.75%) Automotive
7 4 (1.75%) Marketing
8 3 (1.32%) Banking
8 3 (1.32%) Legal
8 3 (1.32%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 99 (43.42%) Project Manager
2 74 (32.46%) Analyst
3 53 (23.25%) Business Analyst
4 26 (11.40%) Technical Project Manager
4 26 (11.40%) Technical Manager
5 20 (8.77%) Business Process Analyst
5 20 (8.77%) Process Analyst
6 12 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
7 11 (4.82%) Developer
7 11 (4.82%) Business Systems Analyst
7 11 (4.82%) Agile Project Manager
8 9 (3.95%) ScrumMaster
8 9 (3.95%) Team Leader
9 8 (3.51%) Software Project Manager
9 8 (3.51%) Project Coordinator
9 8 (3.51%) Coordinator
9 8 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 8 (3.51%) Software Manager
10 7 (3.07%) MI Developer
10 7 (3.07%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.89%) .NET
2 10 (4.39%) HTML
3 8 (3.51%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.07%) J2EE
5 3 (1.32%) EDI
6 2 (0.88%) Web Services
7 1 (0.44%) XML
7 1 (0.44%) Flash
7 1 (0.44%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.28%) Management Information System
2 18 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.02%) PMI
4 11 (4.82%) Internet of Things
5 7 (3.07%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.32%) Copywriting
7 3 (1.32%) Social Media
7 3 (1.32%) New Media
7 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.88%) User Experience
8 2 (0.88%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.88%) Life Science
9 1 (0.44%) EMV
9 1 (0.44%) APACS
9 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.19%) Windows
2 3 (1.32%) Windows 7
2 3 (1.32%) Windows XP
2 3 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (0.88%) Linux
3 2 (0.88%) UNIX
4 1 (0.44%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (55.70%) Project Management
2 83 (36.40%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (34.65%) PRINCE2
4 46 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 39 (17.11%) Waterfall
6 32 (14.04%) Risk Management
7 31 (13.60%) Business Analysis
8 28 (12.28%) Programme Management
9 27 (11.84%) Scrum
10 26 (11.40%) Data Analysis
11 19 (8.33%) Project Planning
11 19 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
11 19 (8.33%) CRM
11 19 (8.33%) ERP
12 17 (7.46%) Time Management
12 17 (7.46%) Kanban
13 15 (6.58%) Workflow
13 15 (6.58%) Change Control
14 12 (5.26%) Analytics
14 12 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (8.33%) SQL
2 12 (5.26%) Java
3 11 (4.82%) C#
4 9 (3.95%) VBA
5 7 (3.07%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.63%) C
7 3 (1.32%) VB
7 3 (1.32%) C++
8 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
8 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.44%) TTCN
9 1 (0.44%) Python
9 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (18.86%) Degree
2 30 (13.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 28 (12.28%) PMI Certification
4 18 (7.89%) PMP
5 16 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.75%) APMP
7 3 (1.32%) CISA
8 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) ISEB
9 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.44%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.75%) P3O
2 3 (1.32%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 8583
4 1 (0.44%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 83 (36.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.63%) SAP
2 6 (2.63%) Primavera
3 5 (2.19%) Google
4 4 (1.75%) Twitter
5 3 (1.32%) Facebook
5 3 (1.32%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.32%) HP
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle
6 2 (0.88%) VMware
6 2 (0.88%) Planview
7 1 (0.44%) Infor
7 1 (0.44%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.44%) OpenText
7 1 (0.44%) FalconStor
7 1 (0.44%) VeriFone
7 1 (0.44%) Gemalto
7 1 (0.44%) CA
7 1 (0.44%) CommVault
7 1 (0.44%) NCR
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Watford
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 + Mac laptop + 23 days holiday + subsidised on-site gym membership
Posted: 17 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Arjohuntleigh UK
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago