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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 164 138 151
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 46 48 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.92% 1.16% 0.99%
As % of the Applications category 6.11% 6.89% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 40
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
753 697 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.07% 16.81% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 635 519 603
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -14 21 £36,500 -18.88% 4
Coventry -14 13 £45,000 - 4
Solihull -5 4 £26,500 -18.46%
Worcestershire - 4 £60,000 - 1
Staffordshire -4 2 £46,250 +54.16% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £32,000 - 1
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 78 (67.24%) Project Management
2 57 (49.14%) Microsoft
3 44 (37.93%) PRINCE2
4 39 (33.62%) MS Excel
5 38 (32.76%) MS Office
5 38 (32.76%) Finance
6 34 (29.31%) MS Visio
7 23 (19.83%) Project Planning
8 22 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (12.93%) ITIL
10 14 (12.07%) Waterfall
11 13 (11.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 13 (11.21%) PMI Certification
11 13 (11.21%) PRINCE
11 13 (11.21%) Programme Management
12 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (10.34%) CRM
12 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (9.48%) Retail
14 10 (8.62%) Windows
14 10 (8.62%) JavaScript
14 10 (8.62%) PMI
14 10 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
14 10 (8.62%) Degree
14 10 (8.62%) Resource Management
15 9 (7.76%) Ajax
15 9 (7.76%) jQuery
15 9 (7.76%) Line Management
15 9 (7.76%) SAP
15 9 (7.76%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 5 (4.31%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.86%) WorkSite
2 1 (0.86%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (0.86%) NServiceBus
2 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 39 (33.62%) MS Excel
2 38 (32.76%) MS Office
3 34 (29.31%) MS Visio
4 10 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (6.90%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.86%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.86%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.86%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) LAN
1 6 (5.17%) WAN
2 4 (3.45%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.86%) VPN
3 1 (0.86%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.90%) MySQL
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (6.03%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.17%) Data Mining
3 6 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.17%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.86%) MS Access
4 1 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.86%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.86%) Subversion
General
1 38 (32.76%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Retail
3 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.03%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.17%) Banking
5 2 (1.72%) Automotive
5 2 (1.72%) Games
5 2 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.86%) Billing
6 1 (0.86%) Back Office
6 1 (0.86%) Law
6 1 (0.86%) Legal
6 1 (0.86%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (37.07%) Project Manager
2 12 (10.34%) Analyst
3 10 (8.62%) Senior Project Manager
3 10 (8.62%) Senior Manager
3 10 (8.62%) Administrator
3 10 (8.62%) Digital Producer
4 9 (7.76%) Coordinator
4 9 (7.76%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (6.03%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (5.17%) Project Coordinator
6 6 (5.17%) PMO Manager
6 6 (5.17%) Report Writer
7 5 (4.31%) Software Manager
7 5 (4.31%) Field Engineer
7 5 (4.31%) Consultant
8 4 (3.45%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.45%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.45%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (3.45%) Project Administrator
8 4 (3.45%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) Ajax
1 9 (7.76%) jQuery
1 9 (7.76%) CSS
1 9 (7.76%) HTML
2 8 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (6.90%) CSS3
2 8 (6.90%) HTML5
3 2 (1.72%) .NET
4 1 (0.86%) WCF
4 1 (0.86%) Sass
4 1 (0.86%) J2EE
4 1 (0.86%) Web Services
4 1 (0.86%) XML
4 1 (0.86%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.62%) PMI
3 6 (5.17%) Visualisation
4 4 (3.45%) NHS
5 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.72%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.86%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.86%) Telematics
7 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.86%) EPoS
7 1 (0.86%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.62%) Windows
2 8 (6.90%) Linux
3 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.86%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (67.24%) Project Management
2 44 (37.93%) PRINCE2
3 23 (19.83%) Project Planning
4 22 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (12.93%) ITIL
6 14 (12.07%) Waterfall
7 13 (11.21%) PRINCE
7 13 (11.21%) Programme Management
8 12 (10.34%) CRM
9 10 (8.62%) Resource Management
10 9 (7.76%) Line Management
10 9 (7.76%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.90%) Migration
11 8 (6.90%) Data Analysis
11 8 (6.90%) Web Development
12 7 (6.03%) Financial Analysis
12 7 (6.03%) E-Commerce
12 7 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.03%) Service Delivery
13 6 (5.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (6.90%) PHP
2 8 (6.90%) SQL
3 2 (1.72%) C
4 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.86%) C#
4 1 (0.86%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (11.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 13 (11.21%) PMI Certification
2 12 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (8.62%) Degree
4 8 (6.90%) MAPM
5 4 (3.45%) VCP4
6 3 (2.59%) PMP
6 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.86%) MCP
7 1 (0.86%) MCSE
7 1 (0.86%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.17%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.86%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.86%) SLA
3 1 (0.86%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (6.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (4.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 57 (49.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.76%) SAP
3 6 (5.17%) Citrix
3 6 (5.17%) Tableau
4 5 (4.31%) Cisco
5 4 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (0.86%) LANDesk
6 1 (0.86%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle
6 1 (0.86%) Interwoven
6 1 (0.86%) Adobe
6 1 (0.86%) Apple
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