The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 24 28 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.70% 2.11% 3.62%
As % of the Applications category 8.33% 16.67% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -2.08%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
MS Project
South Wales

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

Applications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 8.45% 12.68% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 17
Average salary £26,500 £30,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.66% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

MS Project
Salary Trend in Newport

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Newport

MS Project
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 (62.50%) Advertising
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Newport 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 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 5 (62.50%) Advertising
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Officer
2 2 (25.00%) Project Support Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Lead
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft