The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford 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 70 86 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.96% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 6.25% 0.93% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
MS Project
Oxfordshire

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

Applications Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
112 108 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 15.36% 11.20% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 98 98 99
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +24.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £45,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MS Project
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Oxford

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Oxford

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 16 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
5 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
5 6 (37.50%) MS Office
6 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) MS Project Server
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (25.00%) Web Development
7 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) JSF
7 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 4 (25.00%) Workflow
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (25.00%) JSP
7 4 (25.00%) Struts
7 4 (25.00%) UNIX
7 4 (25.00%) UML
7 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
7 4 (25.00%) C++
7 4 (25.00%) Java
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 7 (43.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) MS Project Server
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (18.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) ClearCase
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Multimedia
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Project Manager
2 7 (43.75%) Junior
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) JSF
1 4 (25.00%) JSP
1 4 (25.00%) Struts
1 4 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (37.50%) PRINCE
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) UML
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Matrix Management
6 3 (18.75%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.25%) Product Management
7 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C++
1 4 (25.00%) Java
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (25.00%) Perl
1 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
1 4 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 4 (25.00%) HP
2 4 (25.00%) IBM