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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 28 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.88% 0.73% -
As % of the Applications category 15.69% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
51 12 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 24.76% 8.76% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 36
Average salary £55,000 £20,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+168.29% -54.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £20,500 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,000 £47,500
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 27 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
3 7 (58.33%) PBX
3 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco
3 7 (58.33%) Avaya
3 7 (58.33%) PMP
3 7 (58.33%) PMI Certification
3 7 (58.33%) Genesys
3 7 (58.33%) CTI
3 7 (58.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (58.33%) Primavera
3 7 (58.33%) IVR
3 7 (58.33%) Verint
3 7 (58.33%) PMBOK
4 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (41.67%) Project Planning
5 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) SAP
5 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (33.33%) Process Management
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (58.33%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) PBX
1 7 (58.33%) CTI
General
1 12 (100.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) IVR
2 5 (41.67%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Project Planning
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) Process Management
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) PMP
1 7 (58.33%) PMI Certification
2 4 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) Avaya
1 7 (58.33%) Genesys
1 7 (58.33%) Verint
2 4 (33.33%) SAP