Period
to 8 April 2020

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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > Midlands
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 231 275 303
Rank change year-on-year +44 +28 -39
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 73 85 97
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.78% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Applications category 9.22% 7.25% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 62 49 74
Median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +26.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £31,250 £26,075
90th Percentile £57,225 £65,000 £58,375
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 792 1,173 1,467
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.45% 9.65% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 640 803 1,112
Median annual salary £32,964 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.82% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £19,875 £20,100 £20,750
90th Percentile £55,737 £55,000 £52,475
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 8 April 2020.

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 8 April 2020. 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 +35 64 £36,500 -25.13% 3
East Midlands +28 9 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 56 (76.71%) Microsoft
2 33 (45.21%) Project Management
3 31 (42.47%) Decision-Making
4 25 (34.25%) Project Planning
4 25 (34.25%) JIRA
5 24 (32.88%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (30.14%) Finance
7 20 (27.40%) Microsoft Excel
8 19 (26.03%) Project Delivery
8 19 (26.03%) PMO
9 18 (24.66%) Waterfall
9 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (20.55%) SQL
11 14 (19.18%) Change Management
11 14 (19.18%) Data Conversion
12 13 (17.81%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (15.07%) Primavera
13 11 (15.07%) PRINCE2
14 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
14 10 (13.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
15 9 (12.33%) Customer Requirements
15 9 (12.33%) Change Control
16 8 (10.96%) Driving Licence
16 8 (10.96%) MS Visio
16 8 (10.96%) Confluence
17 7 (9.59%) Kanban
17 7 (9.59%) Degree
17 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing

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 (12.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 20 (27.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (13.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (10.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Primavera
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.74%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.74%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Smartsheet
2 3 (4.11%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) Trello
3 2 (2.74%) Azure
3 2 (2.74%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Flow
3 2 (2.74%) Power Platform
3 2 (2.74%) PowerApps
4 1 (1.37%) Basecamp
4 1 (1.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
2 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (4.11%) Oracle OWB
2 2 (2.74%) Power BI
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 25 (34.25%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.59%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.85%) Games
5 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.74%) Billing
6 2 (2.74%) Legal
6 2 (2.74%) Public Sector
7 1 (1.37%) Automotive
7 1 (1.37%) Back Office
7 1 (1.37%) Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Law
7 1 (1.37%) Police
Job Titles
1 19 (26.03%) Project Manager
2 18 (24.66%) Consultant
3 9 (12.33%) Analyst
4 8 (10.96%) Software Project Manager
5 7 (9.59%) IT Manager
5 7 (9.59%) IT Project Manager
5 7 (9.59%) Junior
5 7 (9.59%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Implementation Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Programme Planner
6 6 (8.22%) Project Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Software Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Digital Project Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Development Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Development Project Manager
8 4 (5.48%) IT Development Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (5.48%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.37%) .NET
1 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.96%) Driving Licence
3 5 (6.85%) User Experience
4 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.11%) e-Learning
5 3 (4.11%) Wiki
6 1 (1.37%) CCTV
6 1 (1.37%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) Project Management
2 31 (42.47%) Decision-Making
3 25 (34.25%) Project Planning
4 19 (26.03%) Project Delivery
5 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.66%) Waterfall
6 14 (19.18%) Change Management
6 14 (19.18%) Data Conversion
7 13 (17.81%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (15.07%) PRINCE2
9 9 (12.33%) Change Control
9 9 (12.33%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (9.59%) Kanban
11 6 (8.22%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (8.22%) Line Management
11 6 (8.22%) Mathematics
11 6 (8.22%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
11 6 (8.22%) Scrum
11 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) C
3 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.37%) C#
4 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.48%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.11%) ISEB
5 3 (4.11%) PMP
6 2 (2.74%) AAT
6 2 (2.74%) ACCA
6 2 (2.74%) CIMA
7 1 (1.37%) CISM
7 1 (1.37%) CISSP
7 1 (1.37%) GIAC
7 1 (1.37%) ISSAP
7 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (26.03%) PMO
2 1 (1.37%) GDPR
2 1 (1.37%) P3O
Vendors
1 56 (76.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Remedy
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
3 4 (5.48%) SAP
4 3 (4.11%) Virgin Media
5 2 (2.74%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.37%) Capita