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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Project
Rank 158 135 160
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +25
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 56 65 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.07% 1.33% 0.88%
As % of the Applications category 7.64% 7.58% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 41
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
733 857 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.94% 17.49% 15.95%
Number of salaries quoted 586 661 681
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.73%

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 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 17 April 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 -2 22 £40,125 -12.29% 3
Coventry 0 18 £49,000 +30.66% 1
Solihull -16 7 £27,500 -15.38%
Worcestershire - 3 £60,000 -
Staffordshire -1 2 £44,000 +10.00%
Shropshire -12 1 £32,500 -23.52% 2
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 73 (69.52%) Project Management
2 59 (56.19%) Microsoft
3 41 (39.05%) MS Excel
4 39 (37.14%) PRINCE2
4 39 (37.14%) Finance
5 33 (31.43%) MS Visio
6 32 (30.48%) MS Office
7 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (16.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 15 (14.29%) Project Planning
10 13 (12.38%) Retail
11 12 (11.43%) ITIL
11 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (10.48%) Resource Management
12 11 (10.48%) PRINCE
12 11 (10.48%) Programme Management
13 10 (9.52%) Scrum
13 10 (9.52%) Risk Management
13 10 (9.52%) Logistics
14 9 (8.57%) PMI Certification
14 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
15 8 (7.62%) CRM
16 7 (6.67%) PMI
16 7 (6.67%) CSS
16 7 (6.67%) Visual Studio
16 7 (6.67%) SAP
16 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
16 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
16 7 (6.67%) SQL
16 7 (6.67%) Manufacturing

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (2.86%) WorkSite
3 1 (0.95%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 41 (39.05%) MS Excel
2 33 (31.43%) MS Visio
3 32 (30.48%) MS Office
4 6 (5.71%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) LAN
1 6 (5.71%) WAN
2 3 (2.86%) VPN
2 3 (2.86%) 3G
3 2 (1.90%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (5.71%) Data Mining
2 6 (5.71%) MySQL
2 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.86%) MS Access
4 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 39 (37.14%) Finance
2 13 (12.38%) Retail
3 7 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.76%) Games
4 5 (4.76%) Banking
4 5 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.86%) Law
6 2 (1.90%) Back Office
6 2 (1.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.95%) Billing
7 1 (0.95%) Electronics
7 1 (0.95%) Automotive
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (40.95%) Project Manager
2 13 (12.38%) Administrator
3 11 (10.48%) Digital Producer
4 10 (9.52%) Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Senior Manager
5 9 (8.57%) Senior Project Manager
5 9 (8.57%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (6.67%) Project Administrator
6 7 (6.67%) Coordinator
7 6 (5.71%) Field Engineer
7 6 (5.71%) Report Writer
7 6 (5.71%) PMO Manager
8 4 (3.81%) ERP Project Manager
8 4 (3.81%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (2.86%) Field Support Engineer
9 3 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 3 (2.86%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) CSS
1 7 (6.67%) jQuery
1 7 (6.67%) Ajax
2 6 (5.71%) HTML5
2 6 (5.71%) CSS3
2 6 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (5.71%) HTML
3 1 (0.95%) .NET
3 1 (0.95%) J2EE
3 1 (0.95%) COM
3 1 (0.95%) Web Services
3 1 (0.95%) XML
3 1 (0.95%) XSD
3 1 (0.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.67%) PMI
3 6 (5.71%) Visualisation
3 6 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.90%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.95%) Telematics
6 1 (0.95%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.95%) DTV
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) EPoS
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
6 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.71%) Windows
1 6 (5.71%) Linux
2 3 (2.86%) Windows 2000
2 3 (2.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (69.52%) Project Management
2 39 (37.14%) PRINCE2
3 18 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 12 (11.43%) ITIL
6 11 (10.48%) PRINCE
6 11 (10.48%) Programme Management
6 11 (10.48%) Resource Management
7 10 (9.52%) Logistics
7 10 (9.52%) Scrum
7 10 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 8 (7.62%) CRM
9 7 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.67%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.71%) Business Analysis
10 6 (5.71%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.71%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.71%) Web Development
10 6 (5.71%) Financial Analysis
10 6 (5.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 7 (6.67%) SQL
2 6 (5.71%) PHP
2 6 (5.71%) C
3 1 (0.95%) C#
3 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
3 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (16.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (8.57%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.67%) Degree
4 5 (4.76%) MAPM
4 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.90%) ISEB
5 2 (1.90%) PMP
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
2 3 (2.86%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.95%) SLA
3 1 (0.95%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.95%) PMBOK
System Software
1 9 (8.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (56.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.67%) SAP
3 6 (5.71%) Citrix
3 6 (5.71%) Tableau
4 5 (4.76%) Cisco
5 3 (2.86%) Interwoven
5 3 (2.86%) Apple
5 3 (2.86%) LANDesk
5 3 (2.86%) Adobe
6 2 (1.90%) VMware
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle
7 1 (0.95%) Business Objects
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