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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 40 40 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +31
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 19 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.65% 3.24% 0.77%
As % of the Applications category 21.84% 21.25% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 4
Median salary £29,000 £65,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-55.38% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £38,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,000 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
87 80 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.73% 15.24% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 69 64 64
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £21,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 January 2017.

MS Project Salary Histogram in Watford

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (65.22%) Planview
4 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
5 10 (43.48%) Project Management
5 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) PMP
6 8 (34.78%) Demand Management
7 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
7 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
8 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
9 5 (21.74%) FMCG
9 5 (21.74%) APMP
9 5 (21.74%) Retail
9 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
9 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
10 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (13.04%) SDLC
11 3 (13.04%) Six Sigma
11 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
11 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
12 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (8.70%) Banking
12 2 (8.70%) Degree

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Project Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Project Support Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Support Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Planview Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Planview Support
4 5 (21.74%) Portfolio Manager
5 3 (13.04%) PMO Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
2 10 (43.48%) Project Management
3 8 (34.78%) Demand Management
4 7 (30.43%) Waterfall
5 6 (26.09%) Resource Management
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (17.39%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
7 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Six Sigma
8 2 (8.70%) Change Management
8 2 (8.70%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) ITIL
8 2 (8.70%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.70%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) PMP
2 5 (21.74%) APMP
2 5 (21.74%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Planview
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Salesforce.com