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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 136 113 127
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 2 42 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.10% 1.70% 0.77%
As % of the Applications category 0.95% 9.95% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 8
Median salary £50,000 £65,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +62.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
MS Project
Berkshire

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

Applications Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
211 422 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 11.08% 17.06% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 171 302 258
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £24,030
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £66,600
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Project
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Reading

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (26.67%) C
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (20.00%) CAD
5 3 (20.00%) AutoCAD
5 3 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
5 3 (20.00%) Project Governance
5 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (13.33%) People Management
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) MS Office
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 1 (6.67%) eTOM

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project Server
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) AutoCAD
3 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Changepoint
1 1 (6.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Director
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Services Director
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) CAD
4 3 (20.00%) Network Design
4 3 (20.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Line Management
5 2 (13.33%) People Management
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) MVC
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.67%) APMP
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) VMware