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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 32 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 3 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.55% 5.71% -
As % of the Applications category 8.82% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 0
Average salary £23,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-55.23% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
34 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 17.62% 14.29% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 11
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,000 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 15 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Advertising
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) CMMI
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Coaching
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) CMMI
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Coaching
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification