The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 61 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 8 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.30% 0.55% 1.10%
As % of the Applications category 15.09% 2.46% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
MS Project
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
53 122 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 8.60% 22.30% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 45 105 90
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MS Project
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Staffordshire

MS Project
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Tamworth - 4 £34,000 -
Cannock - 2 £32,500 -
Lichfield -6 1 - -
MS Project
West Midlands

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) Toad
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) CISA
5 1 (10.00%) CISM
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Finance

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (20.00%) MS Project Server
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Toad
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Software Implementation Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Presales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Information Security Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) Presales Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Project Controller
4 1 (10.00%) Security Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Auditor
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Document Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Internal Audit
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Presales
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Time Management
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) CISA
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau