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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
England / West Midlands
Rank 160 198 175
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -23
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 43 38 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.65% 0.77%
As % of the Applications category 6.50% 5.30% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 36
Median salary £46,000 £35,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.42% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,270 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
662 717 778
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.98% 12.36% 15.42%
Number of salaries quoted 500 576 670
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +11 9 £47,500 +42.96% 2
Solihull +3 9 £52,500 -4.54%
Coventry +19 8 £32,000 -52.59%
Shropshire - 4 £52,500 -
Worcestershire - 3 £21,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £40,000 - 1
West Bromwich - 2 £41,250 -
Walsall +15 1 - -
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 43 (50.00%) Project Management
2 42 (48.84%) PRINCE2
3 41 (47.67%) Microsoft
4 38 (44.19%) MS Excel
5 36 (41.86%) Finance
6 26 (30.23%) MS Visio
7 20 (23.26%) MS PowerPoint
8 18 (20.93%) MS Office
9 17 (19.77%) Windows
10 15 (17.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 14 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (15.12%) Oracle
13 12 (13.95%) Presales
13 12 (13.95%) Virtual Team
14 11 (12.79%) Degree
15 10 (11.63%) Unix
16 9 (10.47%) SAP
16 9 (10.47%) Manufacturing
16 9 (10.47%) Data Centre
17 8 (9.30%) Line Management
17 8 (9.30%) People Management
17 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
17 8 (9.30%) Change Management
17 8 (9.30%) Java
17 8 (9.30%) ISEB
18 7 (8.14%) SharePoint
18 7 (8.14%) ITIL
18 7 (8.14%) Digital TV
18 7 (8.14%) PMI Certification

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 7 (8.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 38 (44.19%) MS Excel
2 26 (30.23%) MS Visio
3 20 (23.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (20.93%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Firewall
2 4 (4.65%) VLAN
2 4 (4.65%) VoIP
3 2 (2.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) MS Access
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) Selenium
2 1 (1.16%) TestComplete
General
1 36 (41.86%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 7 (8.14%) Retail
5 5 (5.81%) Publishing
6 4 (4.65%) Banking
6 4 (4.65%) Billing
6 4 (4.65%) Law
7 3 (3.49%) Marketing
8 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (36.05%) Project Manager
2 19 (22.09%) Analyst
3 10 (11.63%) Senior Manager
3 10 (11.63%) Senior Project Manager
4 8 (9.30%) Project Officer
4 8 (9.30%) Project Support Officer
4 8 (9.30%) Support Officer
5 7 (8.14%) Digital Project Manager
5 7 (8.14%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 6 (6.98%) Architect
6 6 (6.98%) Junior
7 5 (5.81%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) IT Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) Junior Project Manager
7 5 (5.81%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 5 (5.81%) Technical Architect
7 5 (5.81%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.65%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (4.65%) Excel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.81%) XML
2 1 (1.16%) .NET
2 1 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Virtual Team
2 9 (10.47%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.14%) Digital TV
4 5 (5.81%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.65%) PMI
6 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.16%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.77%) Windows
2 10 (11.63%) Unix
3 5 (5.81%) Linux
3 5 (5.81%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.00%) Project Management
2 42 (48.84%) PRINCE2
3 14 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (15.12%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (13.95%) Presales
6 8 (9.30%) Change Management
6 8 (9.30%) Line Management
6 8 (9.30%) People Management
7 7 (8.14%) Document Management
7 7 (8.14%) ITIL
7 7 (8.14%) Project Planning
7 7 (8.14%) Translating Business Requirements
8 6 (6.98%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.98%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.81%) CAD
9 5 (5.81%) SDLC
10 4 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (4.65%) Process Improvement
10 4 (4.65%) Software Delivery
10 4 (4.65%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) Java
2 6 (6.98%) SQL
3 1 (1.16%) C#
3 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (17.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (12.79%) Degree
3 8 (9.30%) ISEB
4 7 (8.14%) PMI Certification
5 6 (6.98%) PMP
6 5 (5.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (4.65%) CCIE
7 4 (4.65%) CCNA
7 4 (4.65%) CCNP
7 4 (4.65%) CCNP Voice
7 4 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.65%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 41 (47.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.12%) Oracle
3 9 (10.47%) SAP
4 5 (5.81%) Adobe
4 5 (5.81%) CommVault
5 4 (4.65%) Cisco
5 4 (4.65%) webMethods
6 3 (3.49%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
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