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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 141 134 151
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 82 81 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.41% 1.50% 1.06%
As % of the Applications category 9.34% 8.94% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 57 61 53
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +9.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
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
878 906 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.09% 16.77% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 689 744 703
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,346 £21,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £54,100
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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +1 27 £40,000 -15.78% 9
Coventry +4 17 £49,500 +32.00% 2
Staffordshire +5 8 £25,000 -53.70% 1
West Bromwich - 5 - -
Shropshire - 5 £34,000 -
Walsall +8 3 £47,500 +90.00% 1
Warwickshire -27 3 £42,500 -37.03%
Wolverhampton 0 1 - - 1
Worcestershire -5 1 £27,500 -
Solihull -7 1 £27,500 -15.38% 2
Herefordshire - 1 - -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 106 (74.65%) Project Management
2 70 (49.30%) MS Excel
3 69 (48.59%) Microsoft
4 54 (38.03%) PRINCE2
5 46 (32.39%) Finance
6 31 (21.83%) MS Office
7 28 (19.72%) MS Visio
8 20 (14.08%) Risk Management
8 20 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (13.38%) Degree
9 19 (13.38%) ITIL
10 18 (12.68%) Project Planning
10 18 (12.68%) Retail
10 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (11.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (9.15%) SAP
12 13 (9.15%) Manufacturing
13 12 (8.45%) Scrum
13 12 (8.45%) SQL
14 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (7.75%) Change Management
14 11 (7.75%) Logistics
14 11 (7.75%) Resource Management
15 10 (7.04%) Active Directory
15 10 (7.04%) ERP
16 9 (6.34%) CRM
16 9 (6.34%) Service Delivery
16 9 (6.34%) Portfolio Management
16 9 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
17 8 (5.63%) Business Analysis

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (2.82%) SharePoint
1 4 (2.82%) MS Exchange
1 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2000
1 4 (2.82%) WorkSite
2 2 (1.41%) Confluence
3 1 (0.70%) Lync
3 1 (0.70%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 70 (49.30%) MS Excel
2 31 (21.83%) MS Office
3 28 (19.72%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.70%) Primavera
2 1 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) LAN
1 5 (3.52%) WAN
2 4 (2.82%) VPN
2 4 (2.82%) 3G
3 3 (2.11%) WebEx
4 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.70%) Skype
4 1 (0.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.52%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
3 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.52%) Data Mining
4 4 (2.82%) MS Access
5 1 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.82%) JIRA
3 3 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 46 (32.39%) Finance
2 18 (12.68%) Retail
3 13 (9.15%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.63%) Games
5 5 (3.52%) Publishing
6 4 (2.82%) Law
6 4 (2.82%) Back Office
6 4 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.11%) Automotive
8 2 (1.41%) Banking
8 2 (1.41%) Marketing
9 1 (0.70%) Billing
9 1 (0.70%) Legal
9 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (41.55%) Project Manager
2 20 (14.08%) Analyst
3 13 (9.15%) IT Project Manager
4 12 (8.45%) Administrator
5 11 (7.75%) Team Leader
6 9 (6.34%) Senior Project Manager
6 9 (6.34%) Senior Manager
6 9 (6.34%) PMO Analyst
7 7 (4.93%) Project Administrator
8 6 (4.23%) Junior
8 6 (4.23%) Consultant
8 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (4.23%) Coordinator
8 6 (4.23%) Project Analyst
8 6 (4.23%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.52%) Project Support Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Digital Producer
9 5 (3.52%) SAP Manager
9 5 (3.52%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.52%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.41%) COM
1 2 (1.41%) .NET
2 1 (0.70%) J2EE
2 1 (0.70%) CSS
2 1 (0.70%) Web Services
2 1 (0.70%) XML
2 1 (0.70%) XSD
2 1 (0.70%) Flash
2 1 (0.70%) Ajax
2 1 (0.70%) WCF
2 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (0.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.52%) PMI
3 5 (3.52%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.52%) Visualisation
3 5 (3.52%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.41%) EPoS
5 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.41%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.70%) Telematics
6 1 (0.70%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.70%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.70%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) DTV
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.93%) Windows
2 4 (2.82%) Windows 2000
2 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
2 4 (2.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (74.65%) Project Management
2 54 (38.03%) PRINCE2
3 20 (14.08%) Risk Management
3 20 (14.08%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (13.38%) ITIL
5 18 (12.68%) Project Planning
6 12 (8.45%) Scrum
7 11 (7.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (7.75%) Logistics
7 11 (7.75%) Change Management
7 11 (7.75%) Resource Management
8 10 (7.04%) ERP
9 9 (6.34%) CRM
9 9 (6.34%) Service Delivery
9 9 (6.34%) Portfolio Management
9 9 (6.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (5.63%) Business Analysis
10 8 (5.63%) Programme Management
11 7 (4.93%) Data Analysis
11 7 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.45%) SQL
2 7 (4.93%) C
3 2 (1.41%) Java
4 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.70%) Perl
4 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.70%) AWK
4 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.70%) C#
4 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 19 (13.38%) Degree
2 17 (11.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (5.63%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 4 (2.82%) ISEB
6 3 (2.11%) PMP
7 1 (0.70%) HNC
7 1 (0.70%) HND
7 1 (0.70%) NVQ Level 4
7 1 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
2 3 (2.11%) PMBOK
2 3 (2.11%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 69 (48.59%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.15%) SAP
3 7 (4.93%) Apple
4 5 (3.52%) Citrix
4 5 (3.52%) Tableau
4 5 (3.52%) Cisco
5 4 (2.82%) Adobe
5 4 (2.82%) LANDesk
5 4 (2.82%) Interwoven
6 3 (2.11%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.41%) Oracle
8 1 (0.70%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.70%) Progress
8 1 (0.70%) Dell
8 1 (0.70%) IBM
8 1 (0.70%) Remedy
8 1 (0.70%) QAD
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Next Move IT
Salary: £26000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Wolverhampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham or Farnborough or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Salary: Competitive with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: Negotiable with a Company Car
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Jumar Solutions
Salary: negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 23 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago