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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Project
Rank 183 161 134
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -27
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 53 63 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 1.15% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 6.16% 7.97% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 62
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,875 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +3.23%
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
860 790 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.02% 14.42% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 653 632 764
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,361 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%

MS Project
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing MS Project as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -13 21 £25,500 -27.14% 2
Coventry -4 15 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Shropshire -12 7 £45,000 +35.33%
Solihull +15 4 £40,000 +45.45%
Warwickshire -1 2 - - 1
Staffordshire -3 2 £50,750 +47.10% 1
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing MS Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 54 (56.84%) PRINCE2
2 47 (49.47%) MS Excel
3 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
4 43 (45.26%) Project Management
5 35 (36.84%) Finance
6 26 (27.37%) MS Office
7 20 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 14 (14.74%) PMI Certification
10 12 (12.63%) SharePoint
10 12 (12.63%) Risk Management
10 12 (12.63%) Time Management
11 11 (11.58%) Degree
11 11 (11.58%) Windows
12 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
12 10 (10.53%) SQL
12 10 (10.53%) Change Management
12 10 (10.53%) Project Planning
12 10 (10.53%) JIRA
13 9 (9.47%) Resource Management
13 9 (9.47%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
13 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
13 9 (9.47%) Manufacturing
13 9 (9.47%) CRM
14 8 (8.42%) SAP
14 8 (8.42%) PMP
14 8 (8.42%) Information Security
14 8 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27001

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (12.63%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.37%) MS Project Server
3 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.11%) IIS
Applications
1 47 (49.47%) MS Excel
2 26 (27.37%) MS Office
3 19 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 9 (9.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (8.42%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (3.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.05%) Primavera
3 1 (1.05%) Sage 200
3 1 (1.05%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.16%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.11%) IaaS
2 2 (2.11%) PaaS
2 2 (2.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) Firewall
1 5 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (1.05%) LAN
2 1 (1.05%) Network Security
2 1 (1.05%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.11%) QlikView
5 1 (1.05%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (10.53%) JIRA
2 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.11%) Toad
3 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 9 (9.47%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.21%) Legal
4 4 (4.21%) Retail
5 3 (3.16%) Advertising
5 3 (3.16%) Banking
5 3 (3.16%) Billing
5 3 (3.16%) Publishing
6 2 (2.11%) Automotive
6 2 (2.11%) Games
6 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.05%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (29.47%) Project Manager
2 10 (10.53%) Coordinator
2 10 (10.53%) Project Coordinator
3 8 (8.42%) Administrator
3 8 (8.42%) Analyst
3 8 (8.42%) Team Leader
4 7 (7.37%) PMO Administrator
5 5 (5.26%) Architect
5 5 (5.26%) Architecture Manager
5 5 (5.26%) Consultant
5 5 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 5 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 4 (4.21%) Chief Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Chief Security Architect
6 4 (4.21%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (4.21%) Security Architect
6 4 (4.21%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (4.21%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (3.16%) PMO Coordinator
7 3 (3.16%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.21%) .NET
2 3 (3.16%) CSS
2 3 (3.16%) Flash
2 3 (3.16%) HTML
3 2 (2.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.32%) PMI
3 3 (3.16%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.11%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.11%) NHS
5 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.05%) DTV
5 1 (1.05%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.58%) Windows
2 5 (5.26%) Linux
2 5 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (56.84%) PRINCE2
2 43 (45.26%) Project Management
3 20 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (12.63%) Risk Management
4 12 (12.63%) Time Management
5 10 (10.53%) Change Management
5 10 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 9 (9.47%) CRM
6 9 (9.47%) Resource Management
6 9 (9.47%) Waterfall
7 8 (8.42%) Information Security
8 7 (7.37%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (7.37%) Process Improvement
9 6 (6.32%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.32%) Programme Management
9 6 (6.32%) Project Governance
10 5 (5.26%) ERP
10 5 (5.26%) Security Architecture
10 5 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.53%) SQL
2 6 (6.32%) Java
3 5 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.16%) C#
4 3 (3.16%) C++
4 3 (3.16%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (14.74%) PMI Certification
2 11 (11.58%) Degree
3 8 (8.42%) PMP
4 7 (7.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (7.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (5.26%) CCNA
5 5 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.21%) CCIE
6 4 (4.21%) CCNP
6 4 (4.21%) CCNP Voice
7 3 (3.16%) ISTQB
7 3 (3.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 3 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (2.11%) APMP
8 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) CISA
9 1 (1.05%) CISM
9 1 (1.05%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.32%) QA
3 2 (2.11%) ISO27002
4 1 (1.05%) P3O
4 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) SAP
3 5 (5.26%) Cisco
3 5 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.16%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.11%) CA
5 2 (2.11%) Siebel
5 2 (2.11%) Tableau
6 1 (1.05%) Adobe
6 1 (1.05%) Avaya
6 1 (1.05%) Computacenter
6 1 (1.05%) EMC
6 1 (1.05%) F5
6 1 (1.05%) HP
6 1 (1.05%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.05%) Remedy
6 1 (1.05%) Sage
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