The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 48 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.13% 0.95% 2.65%
As % of the Applications category 9.68% 8.57% 10.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £29,265 £38,383 £25,940
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +47.96%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
MS Project
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.65% 11.11% 24.87%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 36
Average salary £29,265 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.38% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £18,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,200 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

MS Project
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Solihull

MS Project
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (95.00%) MS Excel
3 15 (75.00%) MS Office
3 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
4 14 (70.00%) Project Planning
4 14 (70.00%) Finance
5 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
5 13 (65.00%) Retail
5 13 (65.00%) Fujitsu
6 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
9 2 (10.00%) Windows
9 2 (10.00%) Validation
9 2 (10.00%) SCCM
9 2 (10.00%) Time Management
9 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
9 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (10.00%) People Management
10 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 1 (5.00%) Coaching
10 1 (5.00%) Degree
10 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
10 1 (5.00%) Programme Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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.

Applications
1 19 (95.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (75.00%) MS Office
3 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 13 (65.00%) Retail
2 13 (65.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Project Planner
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Deployment Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Process Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Business Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Planning
2 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.00%) Coaching
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 15 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Fujitsu