Period
to 19 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 19 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 141 137
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 8 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.39% 1.16% 0.85%
As % of the Applications category 3.54% 13.09% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 31 18
Cheshire median annual salary - £45,000 £44,232
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.74% +36.10%
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - -1.10% +21.33%

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

All Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 226 275 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 11.02% 8.85% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 141 210 157
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +11.11% +4.23%
10th Percentile £20,750 £24,950 £18,900
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,100 £50,500
North West median annual salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Cheshire

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Cheshire

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +17 8 - -
Microsoft Project
North West

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, IT jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) PMO
2 6 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Programme Governance
4 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
4 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Law
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
4 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) PMI
4 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
4 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) Wealth Management
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) P3M3
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Project Governance

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (37.50%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (100.00%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Investment Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) PMO Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) PMO Lead
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Resilience Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (37.50%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Programme Management
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) P3M3
4 3 (37.50%) Programme Governance
4 3 (37.50%) Project Governance
4 3 (37.50%) Quality Management
4 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
4 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) Transition Management
4 3 (37.50%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Wealth Management
4 3 (37.50%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) PMO
2 3 (37.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft