Period
to 6 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > East of England
6 months to
6 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 144 237 281
Rank change year-on-year +93 +44 +12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 23 42 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.78% 0.58% 0.62%
As % of the Applications category 9.06% 5.95% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 56
Median annual salary £66,250 £53,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.26% +13.16% +2.70%
10th Percentile £40,700 £36,475 £36,875
90th Percentile £108,750 £66,750 £74,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -

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 the East of England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 254 706 1,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.61% 9.70% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 195 527 801
Median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% - -
10th Percentile £25,200 £23,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £43,000 £38,625 £38,500
% change year-on-year +11.33% +0.32% +2.67%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the East of England

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Project in the East of England.

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the East of England

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Project in the East of England over the 6 months to 6 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the East of England

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the East of England region over the 6 months to 6 August 2020. 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
Suffolk - 8 £100,000 -
Cambridgeshire +40 6 £48,250 -8.10%
Hertfordshire +73 5 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Essex +6 4 £63,750 +6.25% 1
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 6 August 2020, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (47.83%) Windows
4 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
4 9 (39.13%) Delphi
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
5 7 (30.43%) Web Development
5 7 (30.43%) Product Management
6 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (26.09%) Project Management
6 6 (26.09%) SDLC
7 5 (21.74%) Project Delivery
7 5 (21.74%) Finance
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (17.39%) Retail
8 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (17.39%) PMO
9 3 (13.04%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
9 3 (13.04%) Legal
9 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (13.04%) People Management
10 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (8.70%) Skype
10 2 (8.70%) SCSM
10 2 (8.70%) SCCM
10 2 (8.70%) Market Research
10 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.35%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.35%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Skype
1 2 (8.70%) VoIP
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Power BI
1 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Legal
4 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Product Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Lead Product Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Product Management Director
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Project Planner
4 2 (8.70%) Software Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Software Product Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Wireless Product Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) .NET
1 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Smart City
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Product Management
1 7 (30.43%) Web Development
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) SDLC
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Project Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) People Management
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 2 (8.70%) Emotional Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.70%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.70%) Product Roadmap
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (8.70%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
1 2 (8.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Citrix
3 1 (4.35%) JD Edwards