The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 74 60 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 3 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.38% 1.76% 0.78%
As % of the Applications category 2.48% 13.64% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 3
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +140.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Applications Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
121 88 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.47% 12.92% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 111 80 76
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,550 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Project
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

MS Project
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Logistics
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Manager
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Logistics
3 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft