The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 57 58 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 8 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.59% 1.57% 0.60%
As % of the Applications category 13.33% 17.65% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 3
Average salary £34,748 £41,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.77% +28.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £41,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £42,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -
MS Project
South West

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

Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
60 51 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.95% 8.90% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 93
Average salary £34,508 £34,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,700 £42,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MS Project
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Somerset

MS Project
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +5 7 £34,748 -16.77%
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (75.00%) MS Office
3 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 8 (66.67%) Programme Management
4 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (50.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Finance
6 2 (16.67%) Electronics
7 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (8.33%) Progress
7 1 (8.33%) Web Design
7 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) MIMO
7 1 (8.33%) LTE

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Excel
2 9 (75.00%) MS Office
3 3 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) MIMO
1 1 (8.33%) LTE
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Planner
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planner
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Support Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Project Support Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 8 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 6 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Progress