The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 70 71 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 9 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.63% 1.71% 1.23%
As % of the Applications category 7.14% 5.41% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Average salary £51,250 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.88% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
MS Project
Hertfordshire

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

Applications Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
126 185 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 22.87% 31.62% 21.17%
Number of salaries quoted 84 129 50
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -19.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MS Project
Salary Trend in Watford

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

MS Project Salary Trend in Watford

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 16 (69.57%) Project Management
3 15 (65.22%) Degree
4 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
5 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
6 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
6 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
6 7 (30.43%) Workflow
6 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
7 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (26.09%) Data Management
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (26.09%) SDLC
8 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
8 5 (21.74%) QA
9 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
9 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Test Management
9 4 (17.39%) VMware
9 4 (17.39%) Mobile Commerce
9 4 (17.39%) Retail
9 4 (17.39%) Google
9 4 (17.39%) CRM
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
9 4 (17.39%) Change Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) SaaS
1 4 (17.39%) Basecamp
1 4 (17.39%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Project Manager
2 8 (34.78%) Senior Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
3 6 (26.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Project Coordinator
4 4 (17.39%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Service Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
3 10 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (30.43%) Workflow
4 7 (30.43%) Service Delivery
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
5 6 (26.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (26.09%) Data Management
5 6 (26.09%) Waterfall
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) Office Automation
6 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
6 4 (17.39%) Test Management
6 4 (17.39%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Mobile Commerce
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (65.22%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) Google
3 3 (13.04%) Meraki
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle