The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 53
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 0 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.43% 1.79%
As % of the Applications category - 4.76% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Median salary - £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 28 42 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 5.10% 9.07% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 21 39 45
Median salary £28,000 £34,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +7.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £22,000 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £33,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +4.54% -2.94%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) PMO
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft