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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 68 62 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 2 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.33% 0.20% 3.04%
As % of the Applications category 2.99% 1.64% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 17
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +17.02%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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 Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
67 61 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 11.07% 12.45% 15.83%
Number of salaries quoted 55 55 83
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -14.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £13,600 £22,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £72,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 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 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
5 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) RUP
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Amdocs
5 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) CA PPM
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
6 1 (11.11%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (11.11%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (44.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Manager
3 1 (11.11%) OSS Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior PMO Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Smart Meter
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (11.11%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) Online Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) RUP
3 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
2 2 (22.22%) Amdocs
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) Niku
3 1 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) CA