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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 67 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 8 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.98% 0.61% 0.54%
As % of the Applications category 6.11% 4.35% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £32,500 £44,750 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.37% +90.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
131 92 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 16.11% 14.11% 14.07%
Number of salaries quoted 110 81 96
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +33.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,450 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram 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 18 September 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 -6 3 £26,198 -41.45% 1
Durham - 3 £32,000 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 28 (82.35%) MS Excel
2 21 (61.76%) PRINCE2
3 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 17 (50.00%) MS Office
4 17 (50.00%) Finance
4 17 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (44.12%) PRINCE
7 14 (41.18%) PMP
7 14 (41.18%) PMI Certification
7 14 (41.18%) Matrix Management
8 13 (38.24%) Waterfall
9 12 (35.29%) Degree
10 10 (29.41%) Electronics
11 9 (26.47%) Project Management
12 8 (23.53%) Firmware
12 8 (23.53%) EMC
12 8 (23.53%) ISO 9000
12 8 (23.53%) C
12 8 (23.53%) C++
12 8 (23.53%) UNIX
12 8 (23.53%) Linux
12 8 (23.53%) LabVIEW
12 8 (23.53%) Qt
12 8 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
13 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
13 5 (14.71%) Change Management
14 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
14 4 (11.76%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 28 (82.35%) MS Excel
2 17 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) LabVIEW
General
1 17 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (29.41%) Electronics
3 4 (11.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.82%) Legal
5 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Project Manager
2 8 (23.53%) Hardware Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Electronics Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Design Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Account Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Relationships Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Client Relationship Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Client Account Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.94%) Junior
5 1 (2.94%) Project Leader
5 1 (2.94%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Firmware
2 8 (23.53%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) UNIX
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) PRINCE2
2 17 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (44.12%) PRINCE
4 14 (41.18%) Matrix Management
5 13 (38.24%) Waterfall
6 9 (26.47%) Project Management
7 5 (14.71%) Change Management
8 3 (8.82%) ITIL
9 2 (5.88%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.88%) Six Sigma
10 1 (2.94%) CRM
10 1 (2.94%) BPR
10 1 (2.94%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.94%) DMAIC
10 1 (2.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C
1 8 (23.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (41.18%) PMP
1 14 (41.18%) PMI Certification
2 12 (35.29%) Degree
3 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (2.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (23.53%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (23.53%) EMC
3 1 (2.94%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.94%) SAP