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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 68 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 4 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.76% 1.23% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 4.88% 5.88% 20.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 16
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
82 85 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 15.68% 20.88% 16.42%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 58
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,950 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Workflow
2 10 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 9 (56.25%) Finance
4 8 (50.00%) Project Management
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Degree
6 6 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (31.25%) Change Management
7 5 (31.25%) ISEB
7 5 (31.25%) Retail
7 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (31.25%) Change Control
8 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (25.00%) CRM
8 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (25.00%) C#
8 4 (25.00%) HTML
8 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) MS Office
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (25.00%) Process Management
8 4 (25.00%) PMP
8 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
8 4 (25.00%) BPR

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Project Manager
2 7 (43.75%) Analyst
3 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Workflow
1 10 (62.50%) Business Analysis
2 8 (50.00%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 5 (31.25%) Change Control
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (25.00%) Process Management
6 4 (25.00%) BPR
7 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
9 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
9 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C#
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 5 (31.25%) ISEB
3 4 (25.00%) PMP
3 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) HP
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