Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > Midlands
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 261 294 292
Rank change year-on-year +33 -2 -12
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 75 84 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.65% 0.64% 0.74%
As % of the Applications category 7.36% 6.29% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 55 52 87
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £30,800 £28,800
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,375 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -

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 1,019 1,336 1,523
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.89% 10.13% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 840 942 1,238
Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £20,000 £20,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £52,625 £55,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% -

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the Midlands

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the Midlands

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in the Midlands over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 2019. 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
West Midlands -5 48 £42,500 - 4
East Midlands +41 27 £47,500 - 3
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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 45 (60.00%) Project Management
2 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 34 (45.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 33 (44.00%) Finance
5 30 (40.00%) PRINCE2
6 29 (38.67%) JIRA
7 26 (34.67%) Microsoft Office
8 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (32.00%) PMO
9 23 (30.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 22 (29.33%) ITIL
11 21 (28.00%) Change Management
12 20 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (25.33%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (24.00%) Waterfall
15 16 (21.33%) Project Delivery
15 16 (21.33%) ITSM
15 16 (21.33%) MS Visio
16 13 (17.33%) Management Information System
16 13 (17.33%) Windows
17 12 (16.00%) Service Management
17 12 (16.00%) Kanban
18 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
18 10 (13.33%) CSS
18 10 (13.33%) Adobe
18 10 (13.33%) MCP
18 10 (13.33%) Internet
18 10 (13.33%) Office 365
18 10 (13.33%) Change Control
18 10 (13.33%) Windows Server

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 9 (12.00%) IBM Notes
2 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 34 (45.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (34.67%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (30.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 16 (21.33%) MS Visio
5 9 (12.00%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.33%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Primavera
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.33%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.33%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Office 365
2 9 (12.00%) Trello
3 2 (2.67%) Azure
3 2 (2.67%) Basecamp
3 2 (2.67%) SaaS
3 2 (2.67%) Slack
4 1 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Flow
4 1 (1.33%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.33%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) Internet
2 9 (12.00%) Remote Desktop
2 9 (12.00%) VPN
2 9 (12.00%) WebEx
3 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (1.33%) MS Access
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 29 (38.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) FrontPage
2 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (44.00%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Billing
3 3 (4.00%) Law
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.67%) Automotive
4 2 (2.67%) Games
4 2 (2.67%) Legal
4 2 (2.67%) Retail
5 1 (1.33%) Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Police
5 1 (1.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 30 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 15 (20.00%) Analyst
3 14 (18.67%) IT Manager
3 14 (18.67%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (14.67%) PMO Analyst
5 10 (13.33%) Field Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Field Support Engineer
5 10 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.00%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.00%) Project Analyst
8 2 (2.67%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (2.67%) PMO Administrator
8 2 (2.67%) PMO Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Portfolio Office Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Programme Planner
8 2 (2.67%) SaaS Project Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.67%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 2 (2.67%) HTML
3 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.33%) COM
3 1 (1.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.33%) Management Information System
2 9 (12.00%) Blackberry
2 9 (12.00%) iPhone
2 9 (12.00%) PDA
3 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.00%) PMI
5 3 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.33%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.00%) Windows 10
3 9 (12.00%) Windows 2000
3 9 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (12.00%) Windows Vista
3 9 (12.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) Project Management
2 30 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 24 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (29.33%) ITIL
5 21 (28.00%) Change Management
6 20 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (25.33%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (24.00%) Waterfall
9 16 (21.33%) ITSM
9 16 (21.33%) Project Delivery
10 12 (16.00%) Kanban
10 12 (16.00%) Service Management
11 10 (13.33%) Change Control
11 10 (13.33%) Service Delivery
12 9 (12.00%) Asset Management
12 9 (12.00%) Decision-Making
13 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
14 7 (9.33%) Analytics
14 7 (9.33%) Portfolio Management
14 7 (9.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.67%) C
1 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.33%) C#
2 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) MCP
2 8 (10.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (9.33%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.67%) Degree
5 4 (5.33%) APMP
5 4 (5.33%) ISEB
5 4 (5.33%) PMP
6 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) AAT
7 1 (1.33%) ACCA
7 1 (1.33%) CIMA
7 1 (1.33%) HNC
7 1 (1.33%) HND
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (32.00%) PMO
2 3 (4.00%) P3O
3 2 (2.67%) PMBOK
4 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.33%) Adobe
3 9 (12.00%) Lotus
4 3 (4.00%) Google
4 3 (4.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.67%) Remedy
5 2 (2.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.33%) Planview