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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 67 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 11 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.46% 1.49% -
As % of the Applications category 9.24% 9.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 0
Average salary £34,508 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.48% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
119 87 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 15.80% 16.17% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113 77 71
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £24,546
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +32.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram 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 August 2014. 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 -10 8 £34,000 +24.77%
Taunton - 1 £60,000 -
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 18 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
4 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
4 10 (41.67%) MS Office
5 7 (29.17%) Finance
5 7 (29.17%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
6 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
7 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
7 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.50%) Primavera
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
8 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
8 3 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) Monte Carlo Method
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Earned Value Management
8 3 (12.50%) Change Control
9 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (8.33%) WCF
9 2 (8.33%) WPF
9 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (41.67%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Programme Planner
3 3 (12.50%) Support Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
3 3 (12.50%) Junior
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Project Support Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Junior Project Support Officer
3 3 (12.50%) Project Officer
4 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Account Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
1 2 (8.33%) XML
1 2 (8.33%) XSD
1 2 (8.33%) XSLT
1 2 (8.33%) WCF
1 2 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) e-Health
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
3 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
4 4 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 4 (16.67%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Supply Chain Management
5 3 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Monte Carlo Method
5 3 (12.50%) Earned Value Management
5 3 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
7 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (4.17%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Primavera