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 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 41 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.78% 0.49% 0.57%
As % of the Applications category 10.34% 2.70% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 2
Average salary £51,250 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.58% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £48,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £72,000 £48,000
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
58 74 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 17.16% 18.09% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 50 58 62
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £22,100 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £64,500
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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 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 17 (94.44%) PRINCE2
1 17 (94.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
2 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (50.00%) Retail
4 8 (44.44%) ITIL
5 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
6 6 (33.33%) SDLC
7 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
7 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
7 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 4 (22.22%) PRINCE
8 4 (22.22%) PMP
8 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
8 4 (22.22%) RAD
8 4 (22.22%) DSDM
8 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.11%) Degree
10 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
11 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
11 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (61.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) OLAP
1 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) OLAP Cube
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) MI Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Developer
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) PRINCE2
1 17 (94.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) ITIL
4 7 (38.89%) Supplier Management
5 6 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (27.78%) Programme Management
6 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
7 4 (22.22%) PRINCE
7 4 (22.22%) RAD
7 4 (22.22%) DSDM
7 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (5.56%) ERP
10 1 (5.56%) ETL
10 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (22.22%) PMP
2 4 (22.22%) PMI Certification
3 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft