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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 236 221 211
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 +66
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 115 61 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.05% 0.75% 0.82%
As % of the Applications category 7.88% 8.88% 9.82%
Number of salaries quoted 86 48 52
10th Percentile £32,000 £21,250 -
25th Percentile £41,375 £37,000 £23,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% +20.00% -17.81%
75th Percentile £55,938 £52,500 £45,625
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,875 £68,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -

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 Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,459 687 611
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.30% 8.42% 8.38%
Number of salaries quoted 918 554 490
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,000 £21,000
25th Percentile £28,063 £26,750 £24,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.29% -2.86%
75th Percentile £48,750 £48,250 £46,687
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,000 £55,737
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the Midlands

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Project in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the Midlands

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Project in the Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the Midlands

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Midlands -28 58 £47,000 +4.44% 2
East Midlands +10 57 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 94 (81.74%) Project Management
2 65 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 53 (46.09%) PRINCE2
4 47 (40.87%) Finance
5 43 (37.39%) Project Delivery
5 43 (37.39%) Social Skills
6 41 (35.65%) Agile
7 38 (33.04%) ERP
8 35 (30.43%) Programme Management
9 33 (28.70%) PMO
10 32 (27.83%) Microsoft Excel
11 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Office
12 29 (25.22%) MS Project Server
13 28 (24.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 23 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 22 (19.13%) PRINCE
15 22 (19.13%) Aviation
16 20 (17.39%) Waterfall
16 20 (17.39%) Aerospace
17 19 (16.52%) Decision-Making
18 18 (15.65%) Presentation Skills
18 18 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
19 17 (14.78%) Continuous Improvement
20 16 (13.91%) Presales
20 16 (13.91%) Commercial Awareness
20 16 (13.91%) MS Visio
20 16 (13.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
21 15 (13.04%) Budgeting and Forecasting
22 14 (12.17%) Organisational Skills
22 14 (12.17%) Scrum

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 29 (25.22%) MS Project Server
2 23 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.48%) CMS
4 3 (2.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (27.83%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (26.96%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (13.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (13.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (5.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (6.09%) Azure
3 6 (5.22%) AWS
4 2 (1.74%) SaaS
5 1 (0.87%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) DHCP
1 1 (0.87%) DNS
1 1 (0.87%) Firewall
1 1 (0.87%) Intranet
1 1 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (3.48%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 11 (9.57%) JIRA
General
1 47 (40.87%) Finance
2 43 (37.39%) Social Skills
3 22 (19.13%) Aviation
4 20 (17.39%) Aerospace
5 18 (15.65%) Presentation Skills
6 14 (12.17%) Organisational Skills
7 12 (10.43%) Public Sector
8 9 (7.83%) Manufacturing
9 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (6.09%) Influencing Skills
10 5 (4.35%) Games
11 4 (3.48%) Documentation Skills
12 3 (2.61%) Law
12 3 (2.61%) Retail
13 2 (1.74%) Billing
14 1 (0.87%) Banking
14 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 75 (65.22%) Project Manager
2 37 (32.17%) IT Manager
3 36 (31.30%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (9.57%) Analyst
5 9 (7.83%) Coordinator
6 8 (6.96%) Communications Project Manager
6 8 (6.96%) Customer Communications Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Business Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Customer Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Technical Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Technical Business Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) PMO Coordinator
8 6 (5.22%) Resource Coordinator
9 5 (4.35%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Implementation Project Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Software Implementation Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Software Implementation Project Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.35%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.57%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.35%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.35%) FMCG
3 2 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.74%) User Experience
4 1 (0.87%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.09%) Windows
2 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (81.74%) Project Management
2 53 (46.09%) PRINCE2
3 43 (37.39%) Project Delivery
4 41 (35.65%) Agile
5 38 (33.04%) ERP
6 35 (30.43%) Programme Management
7 22 (19.13%) PRINCE
8 20 (17.39%) Waterfall
9 19 (16.52%) Decision-Making
10 18 (15.65%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (14.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (13.91%) Commercial Awareness
12 16 (13.91%) Presales
13 15 (13.04%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 14 (12.17%) Scrum
15 12 (10.43%) Resource Allocation
15 12 (10.43%) Risk Management
16 11 (9.57%) Migration
17 10 (8.70%) ITIL
17 10 (8.70%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 28 (24.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (10.43%) Degree
3 6 (5.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.48%) ISEB
6 3 (2.61%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.87%) APMP
7 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.87%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.87%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (28.70%) PMO
2 5 (4.35%) GDPR
3 4 (3.48%) QA
4 2 (1.74%) P3O
4 2 (1.74%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.74%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.87%) SCCM
1 1 (0.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 65 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) Northgate
3 8 (6.96%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (6.96%) ServiceNow
4 7 (6.09%) Google
5 6 (5.22%) Civica
6 5 (4.35%) NEC
7 2 (1.74%) Planview
7 2 (1.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.87%) Adobe
8 1 (0.87%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.87%) Cognos
8 1 (0.87%) HP
8 1 (0.87%) IBM
8 1 (0.87%) Symantec