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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 41 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 11 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 2.89% 1.94% 0.89%
As % of the Applications category 17.46% 11.84% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 3
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £53,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £73,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Applications Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
63 76 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.54% 16.38% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 52 55 51
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,650 £20,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

MS Project
Salary Trend in Luton

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Luton

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Luton region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 22 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 20 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (66.67%) Project Management
4 15 (62.50%) Finance
4 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
5 13 (54.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (37.50%) Retail
6 9 (37.50%) Programme Management
6 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
6 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
7 8 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (29.17%) Supplier Management
8 7 (29.17%) SDLC
9 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 4 (16.67%) PRINCE
10 4 (16.67%) PMP
10 4 (16.67%) PMI Certification
10 4 (16.67%) RAD
10 4 (16.67%) DSDM
10 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
11 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (8.33%) Degree
12 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
13 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
13 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
13 1 (4.17%) JIRA

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) OLAP
1 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (4.17%) MI Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
3 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) PRINCE2
2 20 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (66.67%) Project Management
4 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 9 (37.50%) Programme Management
5 8 (33.33%) ITIL
6 7 (29.17%) SDLC
6 7 (29.17%) Supplier Management
7 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 4 (16.67%) PRINCE
7 4 (16.67%) RAD
7 4 (16.67%) DSDM
8 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
10 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
10 1 (4.17%) ERP
10 1 (4.17%) ETL
10 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (16.67%) PMP
2 4 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft