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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 175 140 148
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 10 48 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.30% 1.36% 1.10%
As % of the Applications category 1.82% 7.26% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9 42 36
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,122 £30,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
550 661 554
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.47% 18.78% 16.53%
Number of salaries quoted 385 522 471
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 11 February 2016.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Leeds

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 35 (87.50%) Project Management
2 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 22 (55.00%) PRINCE2
3 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
5 17 (42.50%) Finance
6 15 (37.50%) MS Office
7 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (32.50%) Software Delivery
9 12 (30.00%) Waterfall
10 10 (25.00%) Scrum
10 10 (25.00%) SQL
10 10 (25.00%) .NET
10 10 (25.00%) SAS
10 10 (25.00%) Project Governance
11 9 (22.50%) MS Visio
11 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
11 9 (22.50%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
12 8 (20.00%) DSDM
13 7 (17.50%) Project Planning
14 6 (15.00%) Six Sigma
15 5 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
16 4 (10.00%) Change Management
16 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
16 4 (10.00%) Coaching
17 3 (7.50%) Dependency Management
17 3 (7.50%) MS Project Server
17 3 (7.50%) System Testing

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 (25.00%) SAS
2 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (52.50%) MS Excel
2 15 (37.50%) MS Office
3 9 (22.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (22.50%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.00%) Niku Workbench
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Intranet
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MS Access
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 12 (30.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 11 (27.50%) Analyst
4 10 (25.00%) .NET Project Manager
4 10 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Business Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Change Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.50%) PMO Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Project Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Project Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Project Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Software Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) SOAP
3 1 (2.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (87.50%) Project Management
2 22 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (55.00%) PRINCE2
3 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (32.50%) Software Delivery
5 12 (30.00%) Waterfall
6 10 (25.00%) Project Governance
6 10 (25.00%) Scrum
7 8 (20.00%) DSDM
7 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
8 7 (17.50%) Project Planning
9 6 (15.00%) Six Sigma
10 5 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
11 4 (10.00%) Change Management
11 4 (10.00%) Coaching
11 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
12 3 (7.50%) Change Control
12 3 (7.50%) ITIL
12 3 (7.50%) Process Improvement
12 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Niku
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Apple
3 1 (2.50%) arcserve
3 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.50%) VMware