The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 71 68
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 2 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 0.31% 1.84% 2.07%
As % of the Applications category 2.60% 16.35% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 21
Median salary £27,000 £72,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -62.75% +38.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Microsoft Project is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 77 104 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 11.77% 11.26% 13.60%
Number of salaries quoted 57 89 130
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Bedfordshire.

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Bedfordshire

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Luton -2 2 £27,000 -62.75%
Microsoft Project
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Business Operations Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Programme Manager
1 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Office Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Project Office Support
1 2 (50.00%) Project Support Coordinator
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Programme Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Programme Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Line Management
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft