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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 66 63 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 10 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.17% 1.82% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 8.26% 10.17% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 7
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% +70.21%
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
121 118 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.19% 17.85% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 102 100 92
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £20,400 £18,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,300
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -14 5 £31,500 -21.25% 4
Durham - 2 £32,000 - 2
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 22 (62.86%) PRINCE2
3 19 (54.29%) Finance
3 19 (54.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 16 (45.71%) MS Office
5 16 (45.71%) Matrix Management
6 15 (42.86%) PRINCE
7 13 (37.14%) PMP
7 13 (37.14%) PMI Certification
7 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
8 12 (34.29%) Degree
9 10 (28.57%) Project Management
9 10 (28.57%) Electronics
10 8 (22.86%) EMC
10 8 (22.86%) Firmware
10 8 (22.86%) ISO 9000
10 8 (22.86%) C
10 8 (22.86%) C++
10 8 (22.86%) UNIX
10 8 (22.86%) Linux
10 8 (22.86%) LabVIEW
10 8 (22.86%) Embedded Systems
10 8 (22.86%) Qt
11 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
12 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
12 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
12 4 (11.43%) Change Management
13 3 (8.57%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (11.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 16 (45.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) LabVIEW
General
1 19 (54.29%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Electronics
3 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Hardware Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Electronics Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Design Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Account Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Client Relationship Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Client Account Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Relationships Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.86%) Junior
5 1 (2.86%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Firmware
1 8 (22.86%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) UNIX
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) PRINCE2
2 19 (54.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Matrix Management
4 15 (42.86%) PRINCE
5 13 (37.14%) Waterfall
6 10 (28.57%) Project Management
7 4 (11.43%) Change Management
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) Resource Management
9 2 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
10 1 (2.86%) Lean Six Sigma
10 1 (2.86%) Scrum
10 1 (2.86%) CRM
10 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
10 1 (2.86%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) C
1 8 (22.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) PMP
1 13 (37.14%) PMI Certification
2 12 (34.29%) Degree
3 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) EMC
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Salary: From £31,000 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £22500 - £29895 Per Annum pro rata
Posted: 3 days ago
North East
LA International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Sage UK Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago