The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 49 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 5 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.28% 2.15% 0.35%
As % of the Applications category 6.33% 10.77% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 1
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -22.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
MS Project
Suffolk

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

Applications Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
79 65 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 20.15% 20.00% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 42 48 30
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 £17,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 Ipswich

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MS Project
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Ipswich

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
3 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 5 (62.50%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
4 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
4 4 (50.00%) PMI
4 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
4 4 (50.00%) CRM
5 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) People Management
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (12.50%) N-Tier

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Software Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) SOA
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Software Delivery
3 4 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (50.00%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) People Management
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 1 (12.50%) UML
6 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (50.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCPD
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft