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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 73 89 74
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 18 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.64% 0.90% 1.49%
As % of the Applications category 10.71% 5.56% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 13
Average salary £34,750 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.00% -41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
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
168 198 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.30% 16.23% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 152 182 138
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +11 11 £27,500 +25.00% 7
Newport +17 4 £58,750 +167.04%
Bridgend - 3 £35,000 - 1
MS Project
Wales

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (62.16%) Finance
2 22 (59.46%) PRINCE2
3 21 (56.76%) Project Management
4 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
4 13 (35.14%) MS Office
5 11 (29.73%) MS Visio
6 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (21.62%) SQL
8 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
8 7 (18.92%) ISEB
9 6 (16.22%) Windows
10 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
10 5 (13.51%) Degree
10 5 (13.51%) Linux
10 5 (13.51%) ITIL
10 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
11 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (8.11%) Coaching
12 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
12 3 (8.11%) French Language
12 3 (8.11%) German Language
12 3 (8.11%) Italian Language
12 3 (8.11%) Spanish Language
12 3 (8.11%) Welsh Language
12 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
12 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 (8.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Office
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 11 (29.73%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) ClearQuest
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) French Language
2 3 (8.11%) German Language
2 3 (8.11%) Italian Language
2 3 (8.11%) Spanish Language
2 3 (8.11%) Welsh Language
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.70%) Law
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Project Manager
2 14 (37.84%) Analyst
3 10 (27.03%) Business Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Junior
4 7 (18.92%) Junior Project Manager
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Manager
5 6 (16.22%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Project Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Release Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Project Officer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) PRINCE2
2 21 (56.76%) Project Management
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) ITIL
4 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
6 3 (8.11%) Validation
6 3 (8.11%) Business Process Mapping
6 3 (8.11%) Coaching
6 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.41%) Change Control
7 2 (5.41%) Matrix Management
7 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.11%) VBA
3 3 (8.11%) Delphi
3 3 (8.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) ISEB
2 5 (13.51%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.41%) PMP
4 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) COBIT
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Business Objects
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