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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 57 59 45
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 3 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.54% 0.20% 3.21%
As % of the Applications category 5.36% 1.89% 22.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 19
Average salary £58,000 £55,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £55,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,600 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
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 Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
56 53 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 10.11% 10.58% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 69
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% -9.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,000 £23,400 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MS Project
Salary Trend in Slough

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Slough

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Slough region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Slough

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (40.00%) RUP
4 6 (40.00%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (33.33%) Niku
5 5 (33.33%) PMI
5 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle
7 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
7 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
8 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (13.33%) Energy Management
8 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Firewall
8 2 (13.33%) Wireless
8 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (13.33%) Amdocs
8 2 (13.33%) Supply Chain Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Junior Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Junior
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Voice Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) PMI
2 3 (20.00%) Smart Meter
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 6 (40.00%) RUP
4 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (13.33%) Use Case
7 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Energy Management
7 2 (13.33%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Supply Chain Management
7 2 (13.33%) UML
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 1 (6.67%) Migration
8 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Niku
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Amdocs
4 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) CA
5 1 (6.67%) PeopleSoft