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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 69 67 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 12 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.52% 0.64% 0.60%
As % of the Applications category 11.32% 6.25% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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 North East region.

Applications Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
106 64 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 13.42% 10.17% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 78 55 79
Average salary £28,780 £32,500 £23,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.44% +39.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £23,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MS Project
Salary Trend in the North East

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

MS Project Salary Trend in the North East

MS Project
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the North East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -11 6 £26,000 -42.22%
Durham - 6 £35,000 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Electronics
5 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
6 6 (30.00%) Finance
6 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (30.00%) Retail
7 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (25.00%) Budget Control
7 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
7 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Logistics
8 3 (15.00%) MS Office
8 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
8 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
8 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
8 3 (15.00%) Robotics
8 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (10.00%) LabVIEW
9 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
9 2 (10.00%) Qt
9 2 (10.00%) Firmware
9 2 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) EMC
9 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (15.00%) MS Office
3 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (40.00%) Electronics
2 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 6 (30.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Client Relationship Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Client Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Account Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Robotics
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Budget Control
3 3 (15.00%) Logistics
3 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) DMAIC
5 1 (5.00%) Scrum
5 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
1 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Firmware
2 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Cognizant