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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
Manchester / Bolton
Rank - - 31
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton - - 5.23%
As % of the Applications category - - 25.71%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Median salary - - £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

MS 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 Bolton with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 23 10 35
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 17.56% 13.70% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 28
Median salary £30,000 £22,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -43.39%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £48,800 £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Project in Bolton

MS Project
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for MS Project in Bolton

MS Project
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Bolton region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall