The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Project
Rank 135 154 137
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 65 43 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.32% 0.86% 1.19%
As % of the Applications category 7.57% 5.48% 8.03%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 45
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
859 785 697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.43% 15.67% 14.87%
Number of salaries quoted 663 660 603
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £47,700 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
MS Project
England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +14 25 £45,750 +14.37% 4
Solihull - 24 £32,500 - 1
Shropshire - 4 £42,500 -
Staffordshire -15 3 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Coventry +11 2 £37,500 -23.46%
Warwickshire +3 2 £37,500 - 1
Walsall - 2 £63,750 -
Dudley - 1 £47,500 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 67 (63.81%) MS Excel
2 63 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 61 (58.10%) Finance
4 51 (48.57%) Project Management
5 48 (45.71%) PRINCE2
6 36 (34.29%) Project Planning
7 32 (30.48%) MS Office
8 28 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
9 23 (21.90%) Retail
10 19 (18.10%) MS Visio
11 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (15.24%) Degree
12 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
13 15 (14.29%) Risk Management
14 14 (13.33%) ITIL
15 11 (10.48%) Business Analysis
16 10 (9.52%) Banking
17 9 (8.57%) Telecoms
17 9 (8.57%) Fujitsu
18 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
18 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
18 8 (7.62%) Waterfall
18 8 (7.62%) Programme Management
18 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 8 (7.62%) SAP
18 8 (7.62%) SQL
19 7 (6.67%) PMP
19 7 (6.67%) PMI Certification
19 7 (6.67%) Investment Banking
19 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.90%) SAS
3 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 67 (63.81%) MS Excel
2 32 (30.48%) MS Office
3 28 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (18.10%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.90%) SPSS
5 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.86%) Intranet
1 3 (2.86%) Extranet
2 2 (1.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.90%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (2.86%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.90%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.95%) Redmine
3 1 (0.95%) JIRA
General
1 61 (58.10%) Finance
2 23 (21.90%) Retail
3 10 (9.52%) Banking
4 9 (8.57%) Telecoms
5 7 (6.67%) Investment Banking
6 5 (4.76%) Automotive
7 4 (3.81%) Billing
8 3 (2.86%) Back Office
8 3 (2.86%) Law
9 2 (1.90%) Legal
9 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.90%) Games
10 1 (0.95%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (34.29%) Project Manager
2 18 (17.14%) Analyst
3 13 (12.38%) Project Planner
4 12 (11.43%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (5.71%) PMO Manager
6 6 (5.71%) IT Operations Manager
6 6 (5.71%) Operations Project Manager
6 6 (5.71%) Operations Manager
6 6 (5.71%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.76%) Business Manager
7 5 (4.76%) MI Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Delivery Project Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Test Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Business Process Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Process Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Software Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.81%) .NET
2 2 (1.90%) HTML
2 2 (1.90%) CSS
3 1 (0.95%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (2.86%) Smart Meter
2 3 (2.86%) PMI
3 2 (1.90%) DTV
3 2 (1.90%) Mathematics
3 2 (1.90%) Physics
3 2 (1.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) FMCG
4 1 (0.95%) Learning Management System
4 1 (0.95%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.81%) Windows
2 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (48.57%) Project Management
2 48 (45.71%) PRINCE2
3 36 (34.29%) Project Planning
4 17 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 14 (13.33%) ITIL
7 11 (10.48%) Business Analysis
8 8 (7.62%) Programme Management
8 8 (7.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (7.62%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.71%) Strategic Planning
10 6 (5.71%) Change Control
10 6 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.71%) CRM
10 6 (5.71%) ETL
10 6 (5.71%) PRINCE
11 5 (4.76%) Service Management
11 5 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) SQL
2 4 (3.81%) C
3 2 (1.90%) Java
3 2 (1.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Degree
1 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
2 8 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (6.67%) PMP
3 7 (6.67%) PMI Certification
4 4 (3.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 3 (2.86%) ISEB
6 2 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.57%) Fujitsu
3 8 (7.62%) SAP
4 6 (5.71%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.81%) HP
6 2 (1.90%) IBM
6 2 (1.90%) Trayport
6 2 (1.90%) CA
6 2 (1.90%) Niku
7 1 (0.95%) MKS
7 1 (0.95%) VMware
7 1 (0.95%) Computacenter
7 1 (0.95%) Casewise
7 1 (0.95%) NetApp
7 1 (0.95%) McAfee
7 1 (0.95%) Cisco
7 1 (0.95%) EMC
7 1 (0.95%) BMC
Birmingham
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 30000-45000 Per Annum Excellent market rate + car allow. + bens.
Posted: 8 hours ago
Staffordshire
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: 30000-45000 Per Annum Excellent market rate + car allow. + bens.
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Yoh Company
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £30,500 to £38,500 per annum (DOE) + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Solihull
Hudson - London
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago