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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 86 95 87
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 17 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.33% 0.59% 1.03%
As % of the Applications category 9.19% 3.65% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 10
Average salary £34,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,650 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,250 £45,771
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
MS Project
UK

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

Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
185 219 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.51% 16.09% 15.92%
Number of salaries quoted 168 196 168
Average salary £32,500 £32,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.56% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.47%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MS Project
Salary Trend in Wales

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Wales

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Wales region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Wales

MS Project
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 21 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
South Wales +20 16 £34,750 -0.71% 7
MS Project
UK

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 22 (56.41%) PRINCE2
2 22 (56.41%) Project Management
3 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 12 (30.77%) MS Office
5 10 (25.64%) MS Visio
6 9 (23.08%) SQL
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (17.95%) ISEB
9 6 (15.38%) Windows
10 5 (12.82%) Linux
10 5 (12.82%) ITIL
10 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
10 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
10 5 (12.82%) Degree
11 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
12 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (7.69%) PMP
12 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
12 3 (7.69%) ClearQuest
12 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (7.69%) Business Objects
12 3 (7.69%) Delphi
12 3 (7.69%) VBA
12 3 (7.69%) Oracle

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 12 (30.77%) MS Office
3 10 (25.64%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) ClearQuest
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.69%) French Language
2 3 (7.69%) German Language
2 3 (7.69%) Italian Language
2 3 (7.69%) Spanish Language
2 3 (7.69%) Welsh Language
3 2 (5.13%) Advertising
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 15 (38.46%) Analyst
3 10 (25.64%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Junior Project Manager
4 6 (15.38%) Junior
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Manager
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Project Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Project Officer
7 2 (5.13%) Business Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Administrator
7 2 (5.13%) Project Support Officer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 5 (12.82%) Linux
3 2 (5.13%) Solaris
3 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) PRINCE2
1 22 (56.41%) Project Management
2 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.82%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
4 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.69%) Validation
5 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 3 (7.69%) Coaching
5 3 (7.69%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Resource Management
6 2 (5.13%) Time Management
6 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.13%) CMMI
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
6 2 (5.13%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Delphi
3 3 (7.69%) VBA
3 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) ISEB
2 5 (12.82%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) PMP
3 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.69%) ISTQB
4 2 (5.13%) APMP
4 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) COBIT
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) Business Objects
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
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