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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 43 46 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 4 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 1.59% 0.94% 2.36%
As % of the Applications category 13.79% 9.38% 10.00%
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
29 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 11.55% 10.06% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 22 26 39
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 £22,500 £18,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,418 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 18 (75.00%) Finance
4 17 (70.83%) Project Planning
5 16 (66.67%) MS Office
5 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
6 14 (58.33%) Retail
6 14 (58.33%) Fujitsu
6 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
7 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
8 5 (20.83%) Project Management
9 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
10 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) Smart Meter
10 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
10 3 (12.50%) Coaching
10 3 (12.50%) People Management
11 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
11 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
11 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
11 2 (8.33%) SCCM
11 2 (8.33%) Time Management
11 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (8.33%) Validation
11 2 (8.33%) Windows
12 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
12 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (4.17%) Internet

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 16 (66.67%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
General
1 18 (75.00%) Finance
2 14 (58.33%) Retail
2 14 (58.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Project Planner
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Deployment Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Project Planning
2 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (12.50%) Coaching
4 3 (12.50%) People Management
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (4.17%) IBM