The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 181 153 178
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 70 109 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.14% 1.62% 1.13%
As % of the Applications category 8.73% 10.91% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 39 94 70
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £29,500 £34,790
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,700 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.17% -5.55%
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 West region.

Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
802 999 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 13.02% 14.85% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 676 787 935
Median salary £37,500 £34,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,300 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,508
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.32%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MS Project
Salary Trend in the North West

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

MS Project Salary Trend in the North West

MS Project
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

MS Project Salary Histogram in the North West

MS Project
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 42 £40,500 +1.25% 4
Lancashire +15 12 £45,000 +21.62% 1
Cheshire +11 8 £47,500 +33.80%
Merseyside -18 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Cumbria - 2 £27,500 - 1
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 91 (79.13%) Project Management
2 68 (59.13%) MS Excel
3 66 (57.39%) Microsoft
4 50 (43.48%) PRINCE2
4 50 (43.48%) Finance
5 38 (33.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (25.22%) Risk Management
7 26 (22.61%) Retail
8 22 (19.13%) PMI Certification
9 19 (16.52%) MS Office
10 18 (15.65%) MS Visio
11 15 (13.04%) Presales
12 14 (12.17%) SDLC
12 14 (12.17%) SAP
12 14 (12.17%) PMP
12 14 (12.17%) Programme Management
13 13 (11.30%) Manufacturing
13 13 (11.30%) Publishing
13 13 (11.30%) Scrum
14 12 (10.43%) Billing
14 12 (10.43%) JIRA
14 12 (10.43%) Change Control
15 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (9.57%) Software Delivery
15 11 (9.57%) Change Management
16 10 (8.70%) Telecoms
16 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
16 10 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
16 10 (8.70%) Degree

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.22%) MS Project Server
3 4 (3.48%) Confluence
Applications
1 68 (59.13%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.52%) MS Office
3 18 (15.65%) MS Visio
4 10 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.74%) Open Workbench
5 2 (1.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.87%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) IaaS
1 2 (1.74%) Office 365
1 2 (1.74%) PaaS
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) DNS
2 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.87%) MPLS
2 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.61%) MS Access
1 3 (2.61%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) JIRA
General
1 50 (43.48%) Finance
2 26 (22.61%) Retail
3 13 (11.30%) Manufacturing
3 13 (11.30%) Publishing
4 12 (10.43%) Billing
5 10 (8.70%) Telecoms
6 7 (6.09%) Banking
7 5 (4.35%) Legal
8 3 (2.61%) Games
9 2 (1.74%) Marketing
10 1 (0.87%) Back Office
10 1 (0.87%) Law
10 1 (0.87%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 61 (53.04%) Project Manager
2 20 (17.39%) Analyst
3 17 (14.78%) IT Manager
4 12 (10.43%) SAP Manager
5 11 (9.57%) PMO Analyst
5 11 (9.57%) SAP Project Manager
5 11 (9.57%) Software Manager
6 9 (7.83%) IT Project Manager
6 9 (7.83%) Programme Manager
6 9 (7.83%) Software Project Manager
7 8 (6.96%) Development Manager
7 8 (6.96%) IT Development Manager
7 8 (6.96%) IT Programme Manager
7 8 (6.96%) Software Development Manager
7 8 (6.96%) Software Development Programme Manager
8 7 (6.09%) Agile Project Manager
8 7 (6.09%) Business Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Senior Manager
8 7 (6.09%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.96%) iPad
2 8 (6.96%) PMI
3 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.35%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.74%) Online Games
5 2 (1.74%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) User Experience
6 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (79.13%) Project Management
2 50 (43.48%) PRINCE2
3 38 (33.04%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (33.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (25.22%) Risk Management
5 15 (13.04%) Presales
6 14 (12.17%) Programme Management
6 14 (12.17%) SDLC
7 13 (11.30%) Scrum
8 12 (10.43%) Change Control
9 11 (9.57%) Change Management
9 11 (9.57%) Software Delivery
10 7 (6.09%) People Management
10 7 (6.09%) Time Management
11 6 (5.22%) Dependency Management
11 6 (5.22%) Project Planning
12 5 (4.35%) Issue Tracking
12 5 (4.35%) ITIL
12 5 (4.35%) Resource Management
12 5 (4.35%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.61%) Java
1 3 (2.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (19.13%) PMI Certification
2 14 (12.17%) PMP
3 10 (8.70%) Degree
4 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.61%) ISO27002
1 3 (2.61%) QA
2 1 (0.87%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 66 (57.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.17%) SAP
3 3 (2.61%) Planview
4 2 (1.74%) Citrix
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle
5 1 (0.87%) Rally
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