The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 46 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.28% 0.39% 1.37%
As % of the Applications category 2.00% 3.13% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
MS Project
North West

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

Applications Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
50 64 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.08% 12.60% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 46 49 69
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,400 £17,150
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MS Project
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Lancashire

MS Project
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Burnley - 1 £37,500 -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (90.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) CRM
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (40.00%) V-Model
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (40.00%) Change Control
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (20.00%) Line Management
6 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
6 2 (20.00%) People Management
7 1 (10.00%) PMBOK
7 1 (10.00%) SDLC

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Test Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Test Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 5 (50.00%) CRM
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Change Control
4 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 4 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (40.00%) Migration
4 4 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) V-Model
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) People Management
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (10.00%) CAPM
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter