The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 70 70 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 24 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.12% 2.96% 3.47%
As % of the Applications category 11.88% 16.83% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 30
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,000 £29,694
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £43,971
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
MS Project
Wales

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

Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
202 202 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.83% 17.61% 16.44%
Number of salaries quoted 185 194 135
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MS Project
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

MS Project Salary Trend in South Wales

MS Project
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in South Wales

MS Project
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Cardiff +13 18 £35,750 -7.74% 3
Newport -7 2 £58,750 +11.90%
Bridgend - 1 - -
MS Project
Wales

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 23 (71.88%) PRINCE2
2 21 (65.63%) Project Management
3 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
3 18 (56.25%) Finance
4 10 (31.25%) MS Visio
4 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 10 (31.25%) MS Office
5 9 (28.13%) Project Planning
6 8 (25.00%) Degree
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (18.75%) Validation
7 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (18.75%) ISEB
7 6 (18.75%) Matrix Management
7 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (18.75%) Change Control
8 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (15.63%) SQL
8 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
8 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (12.50%) Oracle
9 4 (12.50%) ITIL
9 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
9 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (12.50%) Coaching
10 3 (9.38%) Delphi

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (31.25%) MS Visio
2 10 (31.25%) MS Office
3 4 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle General Ledger
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (56.25%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Law
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 11 (34.38%) Business Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Junior Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Junior
4 3 (9.38%) Project Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Release Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Solaris
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) PRINCE2
2 21 (65.63%) Project Management
3 9 (28.13%) Project Planning
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (18.75%) Validation
5 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (18.75%) Matrix Management
5 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (18.75%) Change Control
6 4 (12.50%) Coaching
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Business Process Mapping
8 2 (6.25%) Product Management
8 2 (6.25%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.25%) Strategic Management
8 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
1 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
2 3 (9.38%) VBA
2 3 (9.38%) Delphi
2 3 (9.38%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) ISEB
3 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (6.25%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GxP
1 1 (3.13%) COBIT
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.25%) Casewise
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits: benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago