The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 99 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.091% 0.29% 0.78%
As % of the Applications category 0.47% 1.55% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
MS Project
South East

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

Applications Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
213 193 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.43% 18.56% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 187 180 129
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MS Project
Salary Trend in Kent

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Kent

MS Project
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) CMS
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 6 (85.71%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE2
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft