The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 78 76 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 11 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.98% 1.33% 0.42%
As % of the Applications category 5.82% 7.33% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 3
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £53,750 £63,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
Buckinghamshire

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

Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
189 191 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 16.91% 18.16% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 153 163 117
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,350 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,150 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Project
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 18 (58.06%) PRINCE2
1 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
2 15 (48.39%) Business Analysis
3 13 (41.94%) Project Management
4 12 (38.71%) MS Office
5 11 (35.48%) MS Visio
5 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 11 (35.48%) Degree
5 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (35.48%) Waterfall
6 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
6 10 (32.26%) Programme Management
7 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
8 8 (25.81%) V-Model
8 8 (25.81%) Marketing
8 8 (25.81%) Finance
8 8 (25.81%) Oracle
8 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
8 8 (25.81%) UML
9 7 (22.58%) ISEB
9 7 (22.58%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (22.58%) APMP
10 6 (19.35%) CBAP
10 6 (19.35%) Analytics
10 6 (19.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 6 (19.35%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (19.35%) Six Sigma
10 6 (19.35%) Workflow

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 6 (19.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (58.06%) MS Excel
2 12 (38.71%) MS Office
3 11 (35.48%) MS Visio
4 5 (16.13%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
1 8 (25.81%) Marketing
2 7 (22.58%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Project Manager
2 14 (45.16%) Business Analyst
2 14 (45.16%) Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) UML Business Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (19.35%) Business Project Manager
4 6 (19.35%) Business Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Senior Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Project Planner
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Process Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Programme Office Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) HTML
1 2 (6.45%) .NET
1 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.45%) CSS
1 2 (6.45%) XML
1 2 (6.45%) WCF
1 2 (6.45%) jQuery
1 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Computer Science
2 5 (16.13%) Life Science
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.23%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) PRINCE2
2 15 (48.39%) Business Analysis
3 13 (41.94%) Project Management
4 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (35.48%) Waterfall
5 10 (32.26%) Programme Management
6 9 (29.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (25.81%) UML
7 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
7 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
7 8 (25.81%) V-Model
8 6 (19.35%) Analytics
8 6 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (19.35%) Six Sigma
8 6 (19.35%) CRM
8 6 (19.35%) Workflow
8 6 (19.35%) Systems Analysis
9 3 (9.68%) Change Management
10 2 (6.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C#
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 7 (22.58%) ISEB
2 7 (22.58%) APMP
3 6 (19.35%) CBAP
4 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) GAMP
1 1 (3.23%) GxP
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Cognizant