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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 46 69 57
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -12
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 16 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.94% 0.40% 1.19%
As % of the Applications category 18.60% 2.60% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 5
Average salary £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -2.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -
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
86 77 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.81% 15.22% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 73 60 55
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,767 £24,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
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 5 February 2016.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (62.50%) Project Management
4 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (45.83%) Workflow
5 11 (45.83%) Process Improvement
6 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
6 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
7 9 (37.50%) Process Management
7 9 (37.50%) CRM
7 9 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (33.33%) .NET
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) C#
9 6 (25.00%) HTML
9 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
9 6 (25.00%) Scrum
10 5 (20.83%) SQL
10 5 (20.83%) MS Office
10 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
10 5 (20.83%) APMP
10 5 (20.83%) Driving Licence
11 4 (16.67%) Change Control
11 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
11 4 (16.67%) SAP
11 4 (16.67%) MS Visio

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (41.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Office
3 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (4.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 4 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 4 (16.67%) Software Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 3 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 3 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Project Officer
4 3 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Project Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Agile Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Driving Licence
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) e-Health
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) Project Management
3 11 (45.83%) Process Improvement
3 11 (45.83%) Workflow
4 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
5 9 (37.50%) CRM
5 9 (37.50%) Process Management
6 6 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.67%) Change Control
7 4 (16.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.33%) Data Management
9 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
9 2 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (8.33%) SDLC
9 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C#
1 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) APMP
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.33%) Planview