The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 139 156 126
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -30
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 32 40 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.97% 0.99% 1.48%
As % of the Applications category 7.34% 5.90% 11.51%
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 54
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £29,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £48,900
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
MS Project
North West

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

Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
436 678 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.24% 16.86% 12.83%
Number of salaries quoted 360 601 429
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MS Project
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Manchester

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Manchester

MS Project
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
Stockport +2 9 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Sale - 9 £60,000 -
Bolton +16 2 £32,500 -13.33%
Cheadle - 2 £40,000 -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 65 (72.22%) Project Management
2 64 (71.11%) MS Excel
3 62 (68.89%) PRINCE2
4 47 (52.22%) Microsoft
5 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (42.22%) Finance
7 30 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (25.56%) MS Office
9 22 (24.44%) MS Visio
9 22 (24.44%) Risk Management
10 21 (23.33%) Software Delivery
11 20 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
11 20 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (22.22%) Change Management
12 19 (21.11%) Degree
12 19 (21.11%) SDLC
13 18 (20.00%) Matrix Management
14 15 (16.67%) Waterfall
15 13 (14.44%) Requirements Analysis
16 12 (13.33%) PMI Certification
16 12 (13.33%) Supplier Management
16 12 (13.33%) Business Analysis
17 11 (12.22%) Project Planning
17 11 (12.22%) Product Management
17 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 11 (12.22%) PMP
17 11 (12.22%) Retail
17 11 (12.22%) Scrum
18 9 (10.00%) ITIL
18 9 (10.00%) User Experience

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 64 (71.11%) MS Excel
2 23 (25.56%) MS Office
3 22 (24.44%) MS Visio
4 20 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) JIRA
1 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (42.22%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Retail
3 3 (3.33%) Publishing
4 2 (2.22%) Billing
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.11%) Banking
5 1 (1.11%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Law
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 73 (81.11%) Project Manager
2 29 (32.22%) Software Project Manager
3 22 (24.44%) Software Manager
4 13 (14.44%) IT Manager
4 13 (14.44%) IT Project Manager
5 10 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
6 8 (8.89%) Business Change Manager
6 8 (8.89%) Business Change Project Manager
6 8 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 7 (7.78%) Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Programme Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Coordinator
9 4 (4.44%) Development Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Development Project Manager
9 4 (4.44%) IT Development Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Project Coordinator
9 4 (4.44%) Software Development Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Software Development Project Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Change Project Manager
10 3 (3.33%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 30 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (72.22%) Project Management
2 62 (68.89%) PRINCE2
3 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (24.44%) Risk Management
5 21 (23.33%) Software Delivery
6 20 (22.22%) Change Management
6 20 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (21.11%) SDLC
8 18 (20.00%) Matrix Management
9 15 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 13 (14.44%) Requirements Analysis
11 12 (13.33%) Business Analysis
11 12 (13.33%) Supplier Management
12 11 (12.22%) Product Management
12 11 (12.22%) Project Planning
12 11 (12.22%) Scrum
13 9 (10.00%) ITIL
14 7 (7.78%) Programme Management
14 7 (7.78%) Time Management
14 7 (7.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.11%) C++
1 1 (1.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (21.11%) Degree
2 12 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 11 (12.22%) PMP
3 11 (12.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (5.56%) APMG
5 4 (4.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) PMBOK
2 2 (2.22%) SLA
3 1 (1.11%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (52.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.22%) SAP
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