The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 132 116 143
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 57 42 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.50% 1.58% 0.91%
As % of the Applications category 9.08% 8.84% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 18
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £30,400 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
MS Project
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
628 475 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.49% 17.92% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 498 413 408
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MS Project
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Leeds

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Leeds

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 45 (67.16%) Project Management
2 32 (47.76%) Finance
2 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (41.79%) MS Office
4 24 (35.82%) MS Visio
5 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
6 22 (32.84%) MS Excel
7 20 (29.85%) PRINCE2
8 19 (28.36%) UML
8 19 (28.36%) Scrum
8 19 (28.36%) Project Planning
9 15 (22.39%) JIRA
9 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Software
10 13 (19.40%) Resource Management
11 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (17.91%) User Stories
12 11 (16.42%) MS PowerPoint
13 10 (14.93%) Risk Management
13 10 (14.93%) SharePoint
13 10 (14.93%) Change Control
14 9 (13.43%) Internet
15 7 (10.45%) CRM
15 7 (10.45%) Degree
15 7 (10.45%) Wiki
16 6 (8.96%) MS Project Server
16 6 (8.96%) Retail
16 6 (8.96%) Apache
16 6 (8.96%) ITIL
16 6 (8.96%) Linux

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (14.93%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.96%) MS Project Server
2 6 (8.96%) Apache
3 4 (5.97%) SAS
4 2 (2.99%) Lync
5 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 28 (41.79%) MS Office
2 24 (35.82%) MS Visio
3 22 (32.84%) MS Excel
4 11 (16.42%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) MySQL
2 2 (2.99%) Informix
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (22.39%) JIRA
2 12 (17.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.99%) Subversion
3 2 (2.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 32 (47.76%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Project Manager
1 29 (43.28%) Analyst
2 16 (23.88%) Business Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) Agile Business Analyst
4 11 (16.42%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (14.93%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (7.46%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Development Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Software Development Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Software Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Software Development Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.48%) Operations Manager
8 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) PMO Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) SOAP
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.45%) Wiki
3 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.46%) User Experience
4 5 (7.46%) PMI
5 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (4.48%) IBM XIV
5 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Windows
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 8
3 3 (4.48%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (67.16%) Project Management
2 32 (47.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (29.85%) PRINCE2
4 19 (28.36%) UML
4 19 (28.36%) Scrum
4 19 (28.36%) Project Planning
5 13 (19.40%) Resource Management
6 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (17.91%) User Stories
7 10 (14.93%) Risk Management
7 10 (14.93%) Change Control
8 7 (10.45%) CRM
9 6 (8.96%) ITIL
9 6 (8.96%) Project Governance
10 5 (7.46%) Change Management
11 4 (5.97%) Operations Management
11 4 (5.97%) BPMN
11 4 (5.97%) ERP
11 4 (5.97%) Waterfall
12 3 (4.48%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) PHP
2 2 (2.99%) SQL
3 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 5 (7.46%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.48%) CCNP
4 3 (4.48%) CCNA
4 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) VMware
2 4 (5.97%) Cisco
3 3 (4.48%) F5
3 3 (4.48%) IBM
3 3 (4.48%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.48%) HP
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.49%) NetApp
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