The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 37 38 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 1.82% 0.58% 0.79%
As % of the Applications category 11.54% 3.57% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
MS Project
Manchester

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

Applications Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
26 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 15.76% 16.37% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 45
Average salary £27,500 £34,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £28,600 £18,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £39,600 £82,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

MS Project
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Stockport

MS Project
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft