Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
South West > Dorset
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 91 116
Rank change year-on-year -21 +25 +7
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 6 6 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.44% 0.62% 1.09%
As % of the Applications category 6.25% 12.24% 8.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 15
Dorset median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +77.08% -23.81%
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26% -15.56%

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 Dorset with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 96 49 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 7.03% 5.10% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 72 41 151
Dorset median annual salary £27,500 £30,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.84% +7.02% -16.18%
10th Percentile £19,000 £21,250 £19,000
90th Percentile £49,500 £43,750 £42,500
South West median annual salary £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year -3.08% +3.17% -3.08%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Dorset

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Dorset

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
Bournemouth 0 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Weymouth - 3 - - 1
Microsoft Project
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Management
2 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (50.00%) Use Case
1 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow
1 3 (50.00%) Workflow Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
1 3 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft