The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 51 59
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.25% 1.00% 0.22%
As % of the Applications category 6.25% 9.09% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Median salary £27,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.00% -  
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 Lancashire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 16 44 49
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 4.00% 11.00% 10.56%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 40
Median salary £32,500 £31,500 £24,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.17% +29.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,600 £18,251
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,500 £36,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.49% +3.07%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Lancashire

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Burnley -7 1 £27,000 -28.00%
Microsoft Project
North West

For the 6 months to 30 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Progress
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CAD

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Product Development Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) CAD
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Progress