The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 17 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.69% 0.58% 0.53%
As % of the Applications category 46.67% 1.56% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £38,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
MS Project
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Applications Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 64 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.20% 37.43% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 9
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £39,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

MS Project
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

MS Project Salary Trend in the Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Presales
5 3 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (33.33%) SAP QM
5 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 3 (33.33%) SAP
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) Orchard Housing
6 2 (22.22%) Aareon QL
6 2 (22.22%) Aareon
6 2 (22.22%) OPENHousing
6 2 (22.22%) Kypera
6 2 (22.22%) MIS ActiveH
6 2 (22.22%) Northgate Housing
6 2 (22.22%) Northgate
6 2 (22.22%) Civica
6 2 (22.22%) Capita
6 2 (22.22%) Academy Housing
6 2 (22.22%) Orchard
6 2 (22.22%) arcHouse
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 2 (22.22%) Business Development

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 6 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP QM
2 2 (22.22%) Aareon QL
2 2 (22.22%) Academy Housing
2 2 (22.22%) arcHouse
2 2 (22.22%) MIS ActiveH
2 2 (22.22%) Northgate Housing
2 2 (22.22%) OPENHousing
2 2 (22.22%) Orchard Housing
2 2 (22.22%) SAP PP
2 2 (22.22%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Finance Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) IT Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAP PP Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Clinical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) NHS Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Development
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) BPR
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Document Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) IIBA
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MBA
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) HL7
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Aareon
3 2 (22.22%) Capita
3 2 (22.22%) Civica
3 2 (22.22%) Kypera
3 2 (22.22%) Northgate
3 2 (22.22%) Orchard
4 1 (11.11%) VMware