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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 41 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 12 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.12% 3.02% 0.54%
As % of the Applications category 17.14% 18.67% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 2
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £58,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
MS Project
Bedfordshire

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
70 75 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.18% 16.16% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 56 58 62
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,700 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

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 28 May 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Luton

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 24 (70.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (67.65%) PRINCE2
3 21 (61.76%) Project Management
4 20 (58.82%) MS Excel
5 19 (55.88%) Finance
6 18 (52.94%) Risk Management
6 18 (52.94%) Programme Management
7 15 (44.12%) Management Information System
7 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 10 (29.41%) Supplier Management
9 9 (26.47%) Retail
9 9 (26.47%) ITIL
10 6 (17.65%) SDLC
11 4 (11.76%) PRINCE
12 3 (8.82%) VBA
12 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
12 3 (8.82%) OLAP
12 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
12 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (8.82%) ERP
12 3 (8.82%) ETL
12 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
12 3 (8.82%) OLAP Cube
12 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (5.88%) Degree
13 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (58.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Infor M3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.82%) OLAP
1 3 (8.82%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.82%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (82.35%) Project Manager
2 3 (8.82%) Project Coordinator
2 3 (8.82%) Coordinator
2 3 (8.82%) Administrator
2 3 (8.82%) Developer
2 3 (8.82%) Programme Administrator
2 3 (8.82%) PMO Administrator
2 3 (8.82%) Programme Coordinator
2 3 (8.82%) MI Developer
3 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
3 1 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (67.65%) PRINCE2
3 21 (61.76%) Project Management
4 18 (52.94%) Risk Management
4 18 (52.94%) Programme Management
5 10 (29.41%) Supplier Management
6 9 (26.47%) ITIL
7 6 (17.65%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE
9 3 (8.82%) ERP
9 3 (8.82%) ETL
10 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.94%) Line Management
11 1 (2.94%) Software Delivery
11 1 (2.94%) Test Scripting
11 1 (2.94%) Data Management
11 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) VBA
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Infor