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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 60 69 63
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 3 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.52% 0.48% 0.68%
As % of the Applications category 3.70% 2.52% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £42,500 £24,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.46% -28.98%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
81 119 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.09% 19.07% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 56 100 98
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £32,514
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% -6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,450 £22,500 £20,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

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 2 October 2014. 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
Liverpool +10 2 £42,500 +73.46% 1
Southport - 1 - -
MS Project
North West

MS Project
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Games
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) IBM Blueworks
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Games
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Law
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
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