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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 138 144 155
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 34 39 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.02% 0.98% 0.91%
As % of the Applications category 7.10% 6.47% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 33 29
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,700 £30,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,300 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
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
479 603 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.36% 15.17% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 386 496 549
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,200 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £47,500 £47,500
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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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 +12 5 £40,000 +26.98% 2
Wigan +3 1 £20,000 -55.55% 1
Altrincham - 1 £27,500 -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 53 (64.63%) MS Excel
2 51 (62.20%) Microsoft
3 46 (56.10%) PRINCE2
4 42 (51.22%) Project Management
5 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (35.37%) Finance
7 27 (32.93%) MS Office
8 17 (20.73%) Degree
9 16 (19.51%) Waterfall
10 15 (18.29%) Scrum
11 14 (17.07%) Matrix Management
11 14 (17.07%) Software Delivery
12 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (14.63%) SDLC
14 11 (13.41%) Change Management
15 10 (12.20%) PMI Certification
16 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (10.98%) Java
16 9 (10.98%) MS PowerPoint
16 9 (10.98%) Time Management
17 8 (9.76%) QA
17 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
17 8 (9.76%) Requirements Analysis
17 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
18 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
18 7 (8.54%) PMP
18 7 (8.54%) PRINCE
18 7 (8.54%) ITIL
18 7 (8.54%) Banking
19 6 (7.32%) Product Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.66%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 53 (64.63%) MS Excel
2 27 (32.93%) MS Office
3 9 (10.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (8.54%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.22%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.22%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 29 (35.37%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Marketing
4 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 3 (3.66%) Multimedia
4 3 (3.66%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Publishing
5 2 (2.44%) Games
6 1 (1.22%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 51 (62.20%) Project Manager
2 16 (19.51%) Analyst
3 13 (15.85%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (8.54%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (8.54%) Digital Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Planning Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Software Project Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Software Manager
5 5 (6.10%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Change Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Change Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Administrator
7 3 (3.66%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.66%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.66%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) PMO Administrator
7 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Change Project Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Business Change Project Manager
8 2 (2.44%) Senior Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) Flash
2 5 (6.10%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.88%) FMCG
1 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.66%) PMI
3 2 (2.44%) NHS
3 2 (2.44%) New Media
3 2 (2.44%) Animation
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (56.10%) PRINCE2
2 42 (51.22%) Project Management
3 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.51%) Waterfall
5 15 (18.29%) Scrum
6 14 (17.07%) Matrix Management
6 14 (17.07%) Software Delivery
7 13 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (14.63%) SDLC
9 11 (13.41%) Change Management
10 9 (10.98%) Time Management
11 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
11 8 (9.76%) Requirements Analysis
12 7 (8.54%) ITIL
12 7 (8.54%) PRINCE
13 6 (7.32%) Risk Management
13 6 (7.32%) Workflow
13 6 (7.32%) Project Planning
13 6 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (7.32%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) Java
2 6 (7.32%) C++
3 3 (3.66%) C#
4 2 (2.44%) SQL
4 2 (2.44%) VBA
5 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Degree
2 10 (12.20%) PMI Certification
3 9 (10.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (8.54%) PMP
5 6 (7.32%) APMP
6 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.22%) MCTS
6 1 (1.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) QA
2 6 (7.32%) ISO 9000
3 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (62.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle
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