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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 64 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 12 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.55% 0.94% -
As % of the Applications category 9.68% 5.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £34,254 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -
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
124 100 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 16.06% 18.76% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 110 90 79
Average salary £32,250 £32,500 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £40,000 £47,500
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 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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -8 10 £34,000 +25.92% 1
Taunton - 1 £60,000 -
MS Project
South West

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 21 (84.00%) PRINCE2
2 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
4 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (44.00%) MS Office
6 10 (40.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (24.00%) Project Management
7 6 (24.00%) Change Management
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
8 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
9 4 (16.00%) Change Control
9 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
10 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
11 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (8.00%) WCF
11 2 (8.00%) WPF
11 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
11 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
11 2 (8.00%) Web Services
11 2 (8.00%) XML
11 2 (8.00%) XSD
11 2 (8.00%) XSLT
11 2 (8.00%) C#
11 2 (8.00%) .NET
11 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
11 2 (8.00%) IIS
11 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
11 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (56.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (44.00%) MS Office
3 2 (8.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Project Support Officer
3 4 (16.00%) Project Support Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Project Officer
3 4 (16.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Project Support Officer
3 4 (16.00%) Programme Planner
3 4 (16.00%) Support Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Junior
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) WCF
1 2 (8.00%) WPF
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
1 2 (8.00%) XML
1 2 (8.00%) XSD
1 2 (8.00%) XSLT
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.00%) NHS
1 1 (4.00%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 5 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (16.00%) Change Control
5 4 (16.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
8 1 (4.00%) Earned Value Management
8 1 (4.00%) People Management
8 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Release Management
8 1 (4.00%) Monte Carlo Method
8 1 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (4.00%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Primavera