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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 126 144 136
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 67 49 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.74% 1.21% 1.11%
As % of the Applications category 12.79% 7.18% 7.30%
Number of salaries quoted 64 40 30
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
524 682 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.62% 16.79% 15.25%
Number of salaries quoted 425 553 474
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +18 18 £42,000 -6.66% 4
Wigan +3 3 £22,500 -50.00% 1
Cheadle - 3 £40,000 - 1
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 56 (60.22%) MS Excel
2 53 (56.99%) Microsoft
3 52 (55.91%) Project Management
4 51 (54.84%) MS Office
5 44 (47.31%) Finance
6 43 (46.24%) PRINCE2
7 35 (37.63%) Change Management
8 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (22.58%) Software Delivery
10 19 (20.43%) MS PowerPoint
10 19 (20.43%) Matrix Management
11 18 (19.35%) Requirements Analysis
12 17 (18.28%) Degree
13 16 (17.20%) Business Analysis
14 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (16.13%) SDLC
15 14 (15.05%) ITIL
16 13 (13.98%) Scrum
17 12 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (12.90%) Project Planning
18 11 (11.83%) Supplier Management
18 11 (11.83%) Data Analysis
18 11 (11.83%) Continuous Improvement
18 11 (11.83%) Time Management
18 11 (11.83%) PMI Certification
19 10 (10.75%) PMI
19 10 (10.75%) Workflow
20 9 (9.68%) MS Visio
20 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
21 8 (8.60%) BPR

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.23%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 56 (60.22%) MS Excel
2 51 (54.84%) MS Office
3 19 (20.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (9.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 44 (47.31%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Banking
2 4 (4.30%) Retail
3 3 (3.23%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (56.99%) Project Manager
2 31 (33.33%) Analyst
3 21 (22.58%) IT Project Manager
4 17 (18.28%) PMO Analyst
5 10 (10.75%) Business Analyst
6 7 (7.53%) Change Manager
7 6 (6.45%) Change Project Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Business Project Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Business Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Business Change Project Manager
8 5 (5.38%) Business Change Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Change Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Technical Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Software Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Administrator
9 3 (3.23%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) .NET
1 1 (1.08%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.75%) PMI
3 3 (3.23%) FMCG
4 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (55.91%) Project Management
2 43 (46.24%) PRINCE2
3 35 (37.63%) Change Management
4 30 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (22.58%) Software Delivery
6 19 (20.43%) Matrix Management
7 18 (19.35%) Requirements Analysis
8 16 (17.20%) Business Analysis
9 15 (16.13%) SDLC
10 14 (15.05%) ITIL
11 13 (13.98%) Scrum
12 12 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (12.90%) Project Planning
13 11 (11.83%) Supplier Management
13 11 (11.83%) Data Analysis
13 11 (11.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (11.83%) Time Management
14 10 (10.75%) Workflow
15 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
16 8 (8.60%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) C++
2 3 (3.23%) VBA
3 2 (2.15%) Java
4 1 (1.08%) SQL
4 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Degree
2 11 (11.83%) PMI Certification
3 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.08%) PMP
5 1 (1.08%) MCTS
5 1 (1.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 53 (56.99%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Up to £33,000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheadle
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Stockport
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago