The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 62 53 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.19% 0.84% 0.50%
As % of the Applications category 1.20% 9.09% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.00%
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 Merseyside region.

Applications Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
83 44 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.54% 9.19% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 54
Average salary £34,000 £33,000 £26,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +25.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,850 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MS Project
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project across the Merseyside region.

MS Project Salary Trend in Merseyside

MS Project
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(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
Southport - 1 £35,000 -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) CISSP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Security Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) COBIT
2 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Val IT
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) IT Director
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) IT Governance
1 1 (50.00%) Line Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Security Management
1 1 (50.00%) System Testing
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) COBIT
1 1 (50.00%) Val IT