The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 48 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.04% 0.84% 1.18%
As % of the Applications category 11.43% 6.90% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 5
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
Merseyside

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

Applications Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
35 58 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 9.14% 12.21% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 29 43 67
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MS Project
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Liverpool

MS Project
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (25.00%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) QA

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Law
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft