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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 169 126 142
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +16
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 27 69 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 1.77% 1.40%
As % of the Applications category 5.97% 14.87% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 16 68 41
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,550 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
452 464 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 11.98% 11.89% 15.76%
Number of salaries quoted 382 385 529
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -15 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Bolton -5 1 £42,500 +30.76%
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 52 (76.47%) Project Management
2 43 (63.24%) MS Excel
3 36 (52.94%) Finance
4 34 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (32.35%) Retail
7 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (29.41%) Risk Management
8 19 (27.94%) PMI Certification
9 14 (20.59%) SAP
9 14 (20.59%) Presales
10 13 (19.12%) PMP
10 13 (19.12%) Manufacturing
10 13 (19.12%) Publishing
11 12 (17.65%) Billing
12 11 (16.18%) MS Office
13 10 (14.71%) Scrum
13 10 (14.71%) Degree
14 9 (13.24%) Change Control
15 8 (11.76%) People Management
15 8 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
15 8 (11.76%) Change Management
16 7 (10.29%) MS Visio
16 7 (10.29%) SDLC
17 6 (8.82%) Dependency Management
17 6 (8.82%) Time Management
17 6 (8.82%) PMI
18 5 (7.35%) Banking
18 5 (7.35%) iPad

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 43 (63.24%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.18%) MS Office
3 8 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (10.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Infor CRM
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) MS Access
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) JIRA
General
1 36 (52.94%) Finance
2 22 (32.35%) Retail
3 13 (19.12%) Manufacturing
3 13 (19.12%) Publishing
4 12 (17.65%) Billing
5 5 (7.35%) Banking
6 4 (5.88%) Telecoms
7 3 (4.41%) Games
7 3 (4.41%) Legal
8 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (63.24%) Project Manager
2 12 (17.65%) SAP Manager
3 11 (16.18%) Analyst
3 11 (16.18%) SAP Project Manager
4 7 (10.29%) Senior Manager
4 7 (10.29%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (7.35%) Agile Project Manager
5 5 (7.35%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (7.35%) Software Manager
5 5 (7.35%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Planning Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Portfolio Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Portfolio Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Portfolio Planning Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Security Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Telephony Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) PMI
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Driving Licence
2 5 (7.35%) iPad
3 3 (4.41%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.94%) Online Games
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (76.47%) Project Management
2 34 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 28 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (29.41%) Risk Management
5 14 (20.59%) Presales
6 10 (14.71%) Scrum
7 9 (13.24%) Change Control
8 8 (11.76%) Change Management
8 8 (11.76%) People Management
9 7 (10.29%) SDLC
10 6 (8.82%) Dependency Management
10 6 (8.82%) Time Management
11 5 (7.35%) Risk Analysis
12 4 (5.88%) ERP
12 4 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
13 3 (4.41%) Information Security
13 3 (4.41%) Information Security Management
13 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
13 3 (4.41%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (27.94%) PMI Certification
2 13 (19.12%) PMP
3 10 (14.71%) Degree
4 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.41%) ISO27002
1 3 (4.41%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.59%) SAP
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Rally
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