The table below looks at the statistics for MS Project skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 155 125 171
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +46
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 62 90 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.16% 1.73% 0.70%
As % of the Applications category 8.05% 9.45% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 41 62 34
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +17.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £59,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
MS Project
England

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

Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
770 952 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.38% 18.27% 15.31%
Number of salaries quoted 617 760 637
Average salary £32,500 £36,645 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.31% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,346 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Project Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MS Project
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS Project Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MS Project
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MS Project across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

MS Project Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

MS Project
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -16 23 £35,000 -26.31% 4
Coventry -1 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Staffordshire +4 4 £34,500 -36.11% 1
Shropshire -3 4 £33,250 -30.00%
West Bromwich - 4 - - 1
Solihull -14 3 £27,500 -25.67%
Warwickshire -12 2 £42,500 -37.03%
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 80 (74.77%) Project Management
2 54 (50.47%) Microsoft
3 53 (49.53%) MS Excel
4 40 (37.38%) PRINCE2
5 35 (32.71%) Finance
6 33 (30.84%) MS Office
7 26 (24.30%) MS Visio
8 18 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (15.89%) Project Planning
10 12 (11.21%) Retail
10 12 (11.21%) Scrum
11 11 (10.28%) Change Management
11 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 11 (10.28%) Degree
12 10 (9.35%) Resource Management
12 10 (9.35%) Logistics
12 10 (9.35%) ITIL
12 10 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.41%) Manufacturing
13 9 (8.41%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.41%) SAP
13 9 (8.41%) Active Directory
14 8 (7.48%) SQL
14 8 (7.48%) Service Delivery
15 7 (6.54%) Games
15 7 (6.54%) C
15 7 (6.54%) Visual Studio
15 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
15 7 (6.54%) CRM

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 (3.74%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.74%) MS Exchange
1 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (3.74%) WorkSite
2 2 (1.87%) Confluence
3 1 (0.93%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 53 (49.53%) MS Excel
2 33 (30.84%) MS Office
3 26 (24.30%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.87%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.67%) LAN
1 5 (4.67%) WAN
2 4 (3.74%) VPN
2 4 (3.74%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
1 7 (6.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.61%) Data Mining
2 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.74%) MS Access
4 2 (1.87%) MySQL
5 1 (0.93%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.54%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.87%) JIRA
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 35 (32.71%) Finance
2 12 (11.21%) Retail
3 9 (8.41%) Manufacturing
4 7 (6.54%) Games
5 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.74%) Law
5 4 (3.74%) Back Office
6 3 (2.80%) Automotive
7 2 (1.87%) Publishing
7 2 (1.87%) Banking
7 2 (1.87%) Marketing
8 1 (0.93%) Legal
8 1 (0.93%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 42 (39.25%) Project Manager
2 13 (12.15%) Administrator
3 12 (11.21%) Analyst
4 7 (6.54%) Project Administrator
4 7 (6.54%) Team Leader
4 7 (6.54%) Digital Producer
5 6 (5.61%) Report Writer
5 6 (5.61%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (4.67%) Field Engineer
6 5 (4.67%) Junior
6 5 (4.67%) Coordinator
6 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (4.67%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (4.67%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.74%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (3.74%) ERP Project Manager
7 4 (3.74%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.74%) Service Analyst
7 4 (3.74%) Programme Manager
7 4 (3.74%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.80%) CSS
1 3 (2.80%) Ajax
1 3 (2.80%) jQuery
2 2 (1.87%) HTML5
2 2 (1.87%) CSS3
2 2 (1.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (1.87%) COM
2 2 (1.87%) HTML
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) J2EE
3 1 (0.93%) WCF
3 1 (0.93%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XML
3 1 (0.93%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) Visualisation
3 5 (4.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.74%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.87%) PMI
6 2 (1.87%) EPoS
7 1 (0.93%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Telematics
7 1 (0.93%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.67%) Windows
2 4 (3.74%) Windows 2000
2 4 (3.74%) Windows XP
2 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (74.77%) Project Management
2 40 (37.38%) PRINCE2
3 18 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.89%) Project Planning
5 12 (11.21%) Scrum
6 11 (10.28%) Change Management
7 10 (9.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.35%) Logistics
7 10 (9.35%) ITIL
7 10 (9.35%) Resource Management
8 9 (8.41%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.48%) Service Delivery
10 7 (6.54%) CRM
10 7 (6.54%) ERP
10 7 (6.54%) Business Analysis
10 7 (6.54%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.61%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 6 (5.61%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.61%) PRINCE
11 6 (5.61%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) SQL
2 7 (6.54%) C
3 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.87%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.93%) C#
5 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) ISEB
2 4 (3.74%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.54%) QA
2 3 (2.80%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (8.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.80%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 54 (50.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.41%) SAP
3 6 (5.61%) Apple
3 6 (5.61%) Tableau
4 5 (4.67%) Citrix
5 4 (3.74%) Interwoven
5 4 (3.74%) Adobe
5 4 (3.74%) Cisco
5 4 (3.74%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle
7 1 (0.93%) Business Objects
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package and Homeworking
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Attractive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
Salary: competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago