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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 72 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 4 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.55% 0.26% 1.04%
As % of the Applications category 3.42% 2.08% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £48,122 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -21.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £40,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,743 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
117 96 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 16.16% 12.52% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 77 79 100
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,375 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,350 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Publishing
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Legal
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 2 (16.67%) People Management
6 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (16.67%) Time Management
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) iSeries
7 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 4 (33.33%) Publishing
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 3 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Resourcing Manager
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) People Management
5 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Information Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) IBM