The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 123 109 98
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 34 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.41% 1.41% 1.74%
As % of the Applications category 7.31% 6.85% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 31 29 26
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
East of England

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

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
465 511 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.31% 20.65% 22.24%
Number of salaries quoted 371 427 362
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Project
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Project
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Watford +1 9 £51,250 +13.88%
Hemel Hempstead -9 5 £35,000 -30.00%
Stevenage - 5 £35,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -7 2 £62,500 +1.62%
Letchworth +4 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Royston - 1 £60,000 -
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 47 (71.21%) Project Management
2 36 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 26 (39.39%) Finance
4 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (31.82%) Degree
6 20 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (28.79%) PRINCE2
8 18 (27.27%) Business Analysis
9 16 (24.24%) Waterfall
10 15 (22.73%) Change Control
11 12 (18.18%) E-Commerce
11 12 (18.18%) Retail
11 12 (18.18%) Release Management
11 12 (18.18%) Test Scripting
11 12 (18.18%) Time Management
12 10 (15.15%) Project Planning
12 10 (15.15%) MS Visio
12 10 (15.15%) PMP
12 10 (15.15%) PMI Certification
12 10 (15.15%) PRINCE
12 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
14 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (12.12%) PMI
15 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
15 7 (10.61%) DSDM
15 7 (10.61%) C
15 7 (10.61%) Data Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.15%) MS Visio
3 8 (12.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.06%) SaaS
1 4 (6.06%) Basecamp
1 4 (6.06%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) LAN
2 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.52%) MySQL
5 1 (1.52%) MS Access
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 26 (39.39%) Finance
2 12 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Project Manager
2 25 (37.88%) Analyst
3 23 (34.85%) Business Analyst
4 13 (19.70%) Technical Project Manager
4 13 (19.70%) Technical Manager
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Manager
6 8 (12.12%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (10.61%) Project Coordinator
7 7 (10.61%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 7 (10.61%) Coordinator
8 4 (6.06%) IT Business Analyst
8 4 (6.06%) Technical Project Coordinator
8 4 (6.06%) Business IT Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Process Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Business Process Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Services Delivery Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Service Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Data Analyst
10 2 (3.03%) Senior Service Manager
10 2 (3.03%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.55%) HTML
1 3 (4.55%) .NET
1 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 8 (12.12%) PMI
4 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.06%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (6.06%) User Experience
5 2 (3.03%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Linux
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (71.21%) Project Management
2 25 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (28.79%) PRINCE2
5 18 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 16 (24.24%) Waterfall
7 15 (22.73%) Change Control
8 12 (18.18%) Test Scripting
8 12 (18.18%) Time Management
8 12 (18.18%) Release Management
8 12 (18.18%) E-Commerce
9 10 (15.15%) PRINCE
9 10 (15.15%) Project Planning
10 8 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.61%) SDLC
11 7 (10.61%) Kanban
11 7 (10.61%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (10.61%) Data Management
11 7 (10.61%) DSDM
11 7 (10.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.61%) C
2 6 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) VBA
3 3 (4.55%) C#
3 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Degree
2 10 (15.15%) PMP
2 10 (15.15%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) P3O
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.52%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) VMware
2 4 (6.06%) Google
3 3 (4.55%) Cisco
3 3 (4.55%) Citrix
3 3 (4.55%) Meraki
4 2 (3.03%) Cognos
4 2 (3.03%) IBM
4 2 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter
5 1 (1.52%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) CheckPoint