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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 143 148 121
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 75 65 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.33% 1.21% 1.56%
As % of the Applications category 9.11% 7.91% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 60 54 68
Average salary £44,500 £36,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.61% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,675 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £76,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +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
823 822 953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.62% 15.32% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 665 664 829
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 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +13 30 £47,500 +54.47% 6
Staffordshire +15 13 £28,550 -48.09%
Coventry -3 12 £49,500 -30.52% 1
Walsall - 6 £47,500 - 2
Worcestershire -3 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Wolverhampton -9 2 - -
Warwickshire -10 2 £55,000 +144.44%
West Bromwich - 2 £24,500 -
Solihull +3 1 £37,500 +21.42% 1
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £39,500 -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 97 (70.80%) Project Management
2 66 (48.18%) Microsoft
3 64 (46.72%) MS Excel
4 49 (35.77%) PRINCE2
5 45 (32.85%) Finance
6 27 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (18.25%) Risk Management
8 22 (16.06%) Degree
9 21 (15.33%) MS Office
10 19 (13.87%) Retail
11 18 (13.14%) MS Visio
12 16 (11.68%) ITIL
12 16 (11.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 15 (10.95%) Scrum
14 14 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (9.49%) Project Planning
15 13 (9.49%) Manufacturing
15 13 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (9.49%) SAP
15 13 (9.49%) ERP
16 12 (8.76%) Resource Management
17 11 (8.03%) Migration
17 11 (8.03%) Change Management
18 10 (7.30%) Programme Management
18 10 (7.30%) Windows
18 10 (7.30%) Business Analysis
18 10 (7.30%) Portfolio Management
19 9 (6.57%) People Management
20 8 (5.84%) Games
20 8 (5.84%) Management Information System

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.19%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (2.19%) WorkSite
3 2 (1.46%) Confluence
4 1 (0.73%) Lync
4 1 (0.73%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.73%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.73%) GroupWise
4 1 (0.73%) IIS
4 1 (0.73%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (46.72%) MS Excel
2 21 (15.33%) MS Office
3 18 (13.14%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.73%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) SAP HR
1 2 (1.46%) Primavera
2 1 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.19%) VPN
1 3 (2.19%) 3G
1 3 (2.19%) WebEx
2 1 (0.73%) LAN
2 1 (0.73%) WAN
2 1 (0.73%) DHCP
2 1 (0.73%) Network Security
2 1 (0.73%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.73%) Skype
2 1 (0.73%) DNS
2 1 (0.73%) SAN
2 1 (0.73%) Intranet
2 1 (0.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.19%) MS Access
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (3.65%) JIRA
2 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.46%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.46%) LoadRunner
General
1 45 (32.85%) Finance
2 19 (13.87%) Retail
3 13 (9.49%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.84%) Games
5 7 (5.11%) Publishing
6 3 (2.19%) Automotive
6 3 (2.19%) Law
6 3 (2.19%) Back Office
7 2 (1.46%) Billing
7 2 (1.46%) Local Government
8 1 (0.73%) Marketing
8 1 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 58 (42.34%) Project Manager
2 20 (14.60%) Analyst
3 16 (11.68%) Team Leader
4 15 (10.95%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (5.84%) Senior Manager
5 8 (5.84%) Administrator
5 8 (5.84%) Senior Project Manager
6 7 (5.11%) PMO Analyst
7 6 (4.38%) SAP Manager
7 6 (4.38%) Coordinator
7 6 (4.38%) Project Administrator
8 5 (3.65%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.65%) Programme Manager
8 5 (3.65%) Project Analyst
8 5 (3.65%) Project Support Analyst
9 4 (2.92%) Project Officer
9 4 (2.92%) Project Support Officer
9 4 (2.92%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (2.92%) Digital Producer
9 4 (2.92%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.46%) COM
1 2 (1.46%) Flash
2 1 (0.73%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (0.73%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.92%) PMI
3 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.19%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.19%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.46%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.73%) Replication
6 1 (0.73%) EPoS
6 1 (0.73%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.73%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.30%) Windows
2 4 (2.92%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.19%) Linux
3 3 (2.19%) Windows 2000
3 3 (2.19%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.73%) UNIX
4 1 (0.73%) Solaris
4 1 (0.73%) NetWare
4 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.73%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (70.80%) Project Management
2 49 (35.77%) PRINCE2
3 27 (19.71%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (18.25%) Risk Management
5 16 (11.68%) ITIL
6 15 (10.95%) Scrum
7 13 (9.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.49%) ERP
7 13 (9.49%) Project Planning
8 12 (8.76%) Resource Management
9 11 (8.03%) Change Management
9 11 (8.03%) Migration
10 10 (7.30%) Business Analysis
10 10 (7.30%) Programme Management
10 10 (7.30%) Portfolio Management
11 9 (6.57%) People Management
12 7 (5.11%) SDLC
12 7 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (5.11%) Logistics
12 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.11%) SQL
2 6 (4.38%) C
3 3 (2.19%) Java
4 2 (1.46%) C++
5 1 (0.73%) Perl
5 1 (0.73%) AWK
Qualifications
1 22 (16.06%) Degree
2 16 (11.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (5.11%) PMI Certification
4 6 (4.38%) ISEB
5 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.92%) ISTQB
6 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.19%) PMP
7 3 (2.19%) HNC
8 2 (1.46%) HND
8 2 (1.46%) NVQ Level 4
8 2 (1.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) QA
2 3 (2.19%) PMBOK
2 3 (2.19%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.46%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (3.65%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.46%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 66 (48.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.49%) SAP
3 6 (4.38%) Apple
4 5 (3.65%) Cisco
5 4 (2.92%) Citrix
5 4 (2.92%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.19%) Interwoven
6 3 (2.19%) Adobe
6 3 (2.19%) Oracle
6 3 (2.19%) LANDesk
7 2 (1.46%) Remedy
8 1 (0.73%) Niku
8 1 (0.73%) QAD
8 1 (0.73%) VMware
8 1 (0.73%) Casewise
8 1 (0.73%) Infor
8 1 (0.73%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.73%) Veeam
8 1 (0.73%) M86 Security
8 1 (0.73%) Dell
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £70,000 + outstanding package
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £47000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Solihull
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Walsall
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago