The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 69 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.73% 0.47% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 4.39% 4.30% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £82,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
East Midlands

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

Applications Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
114 93 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.72% 10.93% 16.52%
Number of salaries quoted 83 78 106
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,233 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MS Project
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Leicestershire

MS Project
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Leicester +7 5 £82,500 +83.33%
MS Project
East Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Change Management
4 7 (70.00%) Project Management
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (60.00%) Marketing
6 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
6 5 (50.00%) Planview
6 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (50.00%) PMBOK
6 5 (50.00%) PMI
6 5 (50.00%) PMP
6 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
6 5 (50.00%) CRM
6 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 5 (50.00%) Primavera
6 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (50.00%) Finance
7 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
7 4 (40.00%) Retail
7 4 (40.00%) SAP
7 4 (40.00%) ERP
7 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 4 (40.00%) EPoS
7 4 (40.00%) IBM
7 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
8 3 (30.00%) Line Management
8 3 (30.00%) People Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Primavera
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (10.00%) SAP BI
General
1 6 (60.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Programme Manager
2 6 (60.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Programme Manager
4 3 (30.00%) IT Programme Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Senior IT Programme Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) PMI
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (80.00%) Change Management
3 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 5 (50.00%) CRM
4 5 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (50.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (40.00%) ERP
6 3 (30.00%) Line Management
6 3 (30.00%) People Management
6 3 (30.00%) Logistics
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (10.00%) ITIL
8 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (50.00%) PMP
2 5 (50.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Planview
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
3 4 (40.00%) IBM