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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 18 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.82% 0.54% 0.38%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 5.56% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
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
14 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.73% 9.78% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 12
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,992 £35,750 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,250 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +2.94%

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 28 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Life Science
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) GAMP
3 1 (33.33%) GxP
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) PMI
3 1 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GAMP
1 1 (33.33%) GxP
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP