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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 50 67 37
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -30
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 14 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.58% 1.05% 4.89%
As % of the Applications category 12.07% 4.35% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 15
Average salary £62,500 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £57,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
116 138 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 21.36% 24.17% 21.82%
Number of salaries quoted 83 82 62
Average salary £33,750 £32,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.84% -21.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

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 4 May 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (76.47%) Project Management
3 11 (64.71%) Degree
4 10 (58.82%) Workflow
5 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
6 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
7 6 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (35.29%) CRM
7 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
7 6 (35.29%) C#
7 6 (35.29%) HTML
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 6 (35.29%) .NET
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
7 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
7 6 (35.29%) Process Management
8 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (23.53%) Google
9 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
9 4 (23.53%) Finance
9 4 (23.53%) Retail
9 4 (23.53%) Data Management
9 4 (23.53%) QA
9 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (23.53%) Test Management
9 4 (23.53%) User Experience

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) SaaS
1 4 (23.53%) Basecamp
1 4 (23.53%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Project Coordinator
2 4 (23.53%) Project Coordinator
2 4 (23.53%) Business Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 4 (23.53%) Coordinator
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) .NET
1 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile Payment
3 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Project Management
3 10 (58.82%) Workflow
4 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (47.06%) E-Commerce
5 6 (35.29%) CRM
5 6 (35.29%) Process Management
6 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Project Planning
7 4 (23.53%) Data Management
7 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (23.53%) Test Management
7 4 (23.53%) Waterfall
7 4 (23.53%) Change Control
7 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) Change Management
7 4 (23.53%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
7 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 4 (23.53%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C#
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Google
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 3 (17.65%) Meraki