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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 140 145 150
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 43 43 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.16% 1.07% 0.97%
As % of the Applications category 8.17% 7.26% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31 35 39
Average salary £39,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
526 592 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.24% 14.68% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 441 505 508
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £20,000 £19,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 - 7 £45,000 -
Stockport +5 4 £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 21 April 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 63 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 57 (70.37%) PRINCE2
3 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
4 45 (55.56%) Project Management
5 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (33.33%) Degree
7 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (25.93%) Finance
9 19 (23.46%) Change Management
10 17 (20.99%) Scrum
10 17 (20.99%) Software Delivery
11 14 (17.28%) PMI Certification
12 13 (16.05%) MS Office
12 13 (16.05%) Waterfall
13 12 (14.81%) Matrix Management
13 12 (14.81%) PMP
13 12 (14.81%) Intranet
14 10 (12.35%) APMP
15 9 (11.11%) Banking
15 9 (11.11%) Flash
15 9 (11.11%) ISO 9000
15 9 (11.11%) Java
16 8 (9.88%) PRINCE
16 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (9.88%) QA
16 8 (9.88%) V-Model
17 7 (8.64%) Time Management
18 6 (7.41%) Product Management
18 6 (7.41%) Resource Management
18 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 63 (77.78%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.05%) MS Office
3 6 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 6 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.23%) JIRA
1 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (25.93%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (3.70%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Legal
3 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Games
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) Publishing
5 1 (1.23%) Billing
5 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (75.31%) Project Manager
2 14 (17.28%) IT Project Manager
3 8 (9.88%) Software Project Manager
3 8 (9.88%) Software Manager
4 6 (7.41%) Digital Project Manager
4 6 (7.41%) Analyst
5 5 (6.17%) Planning Manager
6 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Web Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Development Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.70%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.47%) Software Development Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Development Project Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Software Development Project Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Project Delivery Manager
9 1 (1.23%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) Flash
2 5 (6.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) New Media
2 2 (2.47%) PMI
2 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.47%) Animation
3 1 (1.23%) FMCG
3 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (70.37%) PRINCE2
2 45 (55.56%) Project Management
3 38 (46.91%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (27.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.46%) Change Management
6 17 (20.99%) Scrum
6 17 (20.99%) Software Delivery
7 13 (16.05%) Waterfall
8 12 (14.81%) Matrix Management
9 8 (9.88%) V-Model
9 8 (9.88%) PRINCE
10 7 (8.64%) Time Management
11 6 (7.41%) Product Management
11 6 (7.41%) Resource Management
12 5 (6.17%) Business Analysis
12 5 (6.17%) Requirements Analysis
12 5 (6.17%) Project Planning
12 5 (6.17%) ITIL
12 5 (6.17%) OO
12 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) Java
2 5 (6.17%) C++
3 4 (4.94%) C
4 3 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (1.23%) SQL
5 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (33.33%) Degree
2 14 (17.28%) PMI Certification
3 12 (14.81%) PMP
4 10 (12.35%) APMP
5 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.23%) ISEB
6 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) ISO 9000
2 8 (9.88%) QA
3 2 (2.47%) SLA
Vendors
1 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle
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