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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 70 81
Rank change year-on-year +14 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.51% 0.17% 0.87%
As % of the Applications category 6.67% 1.15% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Median salary £54,000 £30,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -10.44%  
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 Dorset with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 30 87 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 7.59% 14.92% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 28 62 33
Median salary £32,000 £31,250 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +15.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £16,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £33,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 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 3 months to 27 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
Poole - 1 - -
Microsoft Project
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
1 5 (83.33%) HP
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
1 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 5 (83.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 5 (83.33%) PMO
2 4 (66.67%) APMG
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Corporate Banking
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Applications Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Applications Project Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Delivery Project Manager
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Risk Management
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) APMG
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (83.33%) PMO
2 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) HP