The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 78 99
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 3 21 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.30% 2.06% 0.61%
As % of the Applications category 2.63% 15.22% 5.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 7
Median salary £86,250 £58,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.70% +50.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £35,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,250 £60,000 £65,000
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 Essex with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 114 138 151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 11.38% 13.56% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 59 97 111
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £24,000 £21,885
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Essex

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Essex over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in Essex

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 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
Brentwood +5 1 - -
Microsoft Project
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) PMP
2 7 (77.78%) PMI Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) PgMP
5 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (44.44%) Coaching
5 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (33.33%) MS Project Server
6 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (33.33%) Banking
7 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 1 (11.11%) SOA
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (11.11%) PMI
8 1 (11.11%) SAP
8 1 (11.11%) ITIL
8 1 (11.11%) MCP
8 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) .NET
8 1 (11.11%) Oracle
8 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
8 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (33.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Director
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Development Team Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Payments Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Programme Director
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
1 1 (11.11%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 4 (44.44%) Coaching
3 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) People Management
6 1 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) SDLC
6 1 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
1 7 (77.78%) PMI Certification
1 7 (77.78%) PMP
2 5 (55.56%) PgMP
3 1 (11.11%) MCP
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP