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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 120 124 116
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 26 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.20% 0.98% 0.91%
As % of the Applications category 8.00% 5.87% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 26 18 14
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -23.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,250 £64,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
325 341 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 15.03% 16.78% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 266 278 294
Average salary £40,000 £34,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,350 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +20 16 £65,000 +6.12%
Stevenage -2 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Royston - 1 £40,000 -
St Albans - 1 £60,000 -
MS Project
East of England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
4 19 (47.50%) Project Management
5 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
6 13 (32.50%) Workflow
7 11 (27.50%) MS Visio
7 11 (27.50%) Process Improvement
8 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 9 (22.50%) CRM
9 9 (22.50%) HP
9 9 (22.50%) MS Office
9 9 (22.50%) Process Management
9 9 (22.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
10 8 (20.00%) Driving Licence
10 8 (20.00%) .NET
10 8 (20.00%) Scrum
11 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (17.50%) APMP
12 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
12 6 (15.00%) SAP
12 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (15.00%) C#
12 6 (15.00%) HTML
12 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
13 5 (12.50%) ISEB

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (27.50%) MS Visio
3 9 (22.50%) MS Office
3 9 (22.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (7.50%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (10.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Automotive
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 4 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Project Leader
4 4 (10.00%) Project Officer
4 4 (10.00%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (7.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Project Leader
6 2 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (15.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) e-Health
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Project Management
3 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 13 (32.50%) Workflow
5 11 (27.50%) Process Improvement
6 9 (22.50%) CRM
6 9 (22.50%) Process Management
7 8 (20.00%) Scrum
7 8 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (15.00%) Business Analysis
10 5 (12.50%) Change Control
10 5 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (12.50%) Volume Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Data Management
11 4 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (10.00%) Test Management
11 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (10.00%) V-Model
12 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) C#
1 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) APMP
2 5 (12.50%) ISEB
2 5 (12.50%) ISEB Practitioner
2 5 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 5 (12.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) HP
3 6 (15.00%) SAP
4 5 (12.50%) Planview
5 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) EMC