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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 45 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.35% 0.31% 2.53%
As % of the Applications category 3.33% 2.86% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.20%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.50% +4.32%
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
30 35 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 10.53% 10.87% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 60
Average salary £26,250 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £23,000 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £48,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +4.47%

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 24 October 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) MCSD
2 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) NUnit
3 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) NCover
1 1 (33.33%) FxCop
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) DNA
3 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) MCSD
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCPD
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle