Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 73 71
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 +19
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 11 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 1.35% 1.49% 1.12%
As % of the Applications category 15.49% 13.59% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 6
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -4.26% +25.33%
10th Percentile £36,000 £45,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £42,750 £45,000 £58,000
North West median annual salary £43,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +12.50% -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Lancashire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 71 103 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 8.69% 10.93% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 48 96 67
Lancashire median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% +10.00% +9.09%
10th Percentile £21,600 £19,875 £17,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £45,000 £40,750
North West median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

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 6 months to 22 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
Preston - 10 £40,000 - 2
Blackburn - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Project
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 11 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 10 (90.91%) Strategic Planning
2 10 (90.91%) People Management
2 10 (90.91%) Translating Business Requirements
2 10 (90.91%) Change Management
3 8 (72.73%) Budget Control
3 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (18.18%) B2B
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (18.18%) Conflict Management
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Active Listening
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (9.09%) HNC
5 1 (9.09%) HND

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 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) SOLIDWORKS
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 11 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 10 (90.91%) Change Management
2 10 (90.91%) People Management
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 10 (90.91%) Strategic Planning
2 10 (90.91%) Translating Business Requirements
3 8 (72.73%) Budget Control
4 2 (18.18%) Active Listening
4 2 (18.18%) B2B
4 2 (18.18%) Conflict Management
4 2 (18.18%) Defect Tracking
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) HNC
2 1 (9.09%) HND