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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 17 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.67% 0.56% -
As % of the Applications category 11.11% 3.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
36 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 33.03% 16.11% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 28 20 5
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £75,000 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 27 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) IVR
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) PBX
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Avaya
2 3 (60.00%) PMP
2 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Genesys
2 3 (60.00%) CTI
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (60.00%) Primavera
2 3 (60.00%) Verint
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) PMBOK
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) PBX
1 3 (60.00%) CTI
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) IVR
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Logistics
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) PMP
1 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) Avaya
1 3 (60.00%) Genesys
1 3 (60.00%) Verint