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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 132 138 152
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 47 50 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.25% 1.26% 0.96%
As % of the Applications category 8.23% 9.07% 6.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 44 37
Average salary £39,500 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.39% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
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
571 551 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.15% 13.88% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 481 476 511
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Bolton - 9 £45,000 -
Stockport +17 6 £30,500 -3.17%
Altrincham - 1 £34,000 -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 73 (70.87%) MS Excel
1 73 (70.87%) Microsoft
2 71 (68.93%) PRINCE2
3 61 (59.22%) Project Management
4 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (34.95%) Degree
6 32 (31.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (26.21%) Change Management
8 20 (19.42%) Intranet
9 19 (18.45%) Finance
10 17 (16.50%) Scrum
11 14 (13.59%) PMI Certification
12 13 (12.62%) MS Office
12 13 (12.62%) Matrix Management
12 13 (12.62%) APMP
12 13 (12.62%) Waterfall
13 12 (11.65%) PMP
14 11 (10.68%) ISO 9000
15 10 (9.71%) Java
16 9 (8.74%) Flash
16 9 (8.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 9 (8.74%) Time Management
17 8 (7.77%) Banking
17 8 (7.77%) QA
17 8 (7.77%) V-Model
17 8 (7.77%) C
17 8 (7.77%) PRINCE
18 7 (6.80%) Risk Management
18 7 (6.80%) SharePoint
18 7 (6.80%) MS Visio

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (6.80%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.97%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.97%) Lync
Applications
1 73 (70.87%) MS Excel
2 13 (12.62%) MS Office
3 7 (6.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.42%) Intranet
2 1 (0.97%) LAN
2 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (18.45%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Banking
3 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.91%) Legal
4 3 (2.91%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Games
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.97%) Billing
6 1 (0.97%) Publishing
6 1 (0.97%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 79 (76.70%) Project Manager
2 13 (12.62%) IT Project Manager
3 9 (8.74%) Software Project Manager
3 9 (8.74%) Software Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Digital Project Manager
4 8 (7.77%) Web Manager
5 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 6 (5.83%) Analyst
6 5 (4.85%) Planning Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Coordinator
7 3 (2.91%) Development Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Business Analyst
7 3 (2.91%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (1.94%) Project Engineer
8 2 (1.94%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (1.94%) Development Project Manager
8 2 (1.94%) Web Project Manager
8 2 (1.94%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.74%) Flash
2 5 (4.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.94%) Animation
3 2 (1.94%) PMI
3 2 (1.94%) New Media
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) FMCG
4 1 (0.97%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.97%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (68.93%) PRINCE2
2 61 (59.22%) Project Management
3 43 (41.75%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (31.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (26.21%) Change Management
6 17 (16.50%) Scrum
7 13 (12.62%) Matrix Management
7 13 (12.62%) Waterfall
8 9 (8.74%) Time Management
9 8 (7.77%) V-Model
9 8 (7.77%) PRINCE
10 7 (6.80%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.80%) Product Management
11 6 (5.83%) ITIL
11 6 (5.83%) Resource Management
11 6 (5.83%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.85%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (4.85%) OO
12 5 (4.85%) Change Control
12 5 (4.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.71%) Java
2 8 (7.77%) C
3 5 (4.85%) C++
4 3 (2.91%) C#
5 1 (0.97%) SQL
5 1 (0.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 36 (34.95%) Degree
2 14 (13.59%) PMI Certification
3 13 (12.62%) APMP
4 12 (11.65%) PMP
5 9 (8.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.97%) ISEB
6 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.68%) ISO 9000
2 8 (7.77%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) SCCM
1 1 (0.97%) SCOM
Vendors
1 73 (70.87%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.94%) Primavera
3 1 (0.97%) VMware
3 1 (0.97%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.97%) hybris
3 1 (0.97%) Citrix
3 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle
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