Period
to 29 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > North West
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 237 245 261
Rank change year-on-year +8 +16 +46
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 16 86 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.85% 0.87%
As % of the Applications category 3.85% 9.33% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 65 73
Median annual salary £40,827 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.05% +10.47% -4.44%
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,825 £61,250 £55,950
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 North West with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 416 922 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.66% 9.10% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 317 666 730
Median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.38% +1.56%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the North West

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the North West

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Project in the North West over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the North West

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the North West region over the 6 months to 29 May 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
Manchester +35 7 £30,000 -42.86% 1
Cheshire +28 4 £78,750 +50.00%
Lancashire +41 3 £40,827 +12.62% 1
Merseyside 0 2 £55,250 +22.78%
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (56.25%) JIRA
5 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (43.75%) ITIL
6 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
6 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
7 6 (37.50%) Confluence
8 5 (31.25%) Office 365
8 5 (31.25%) Atlassian
8 5 (31.25%) PMO
8 5 (31.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
8 5 (31.25%) Change Management
9 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
9 4 (25.00%) Billing
9 4 (25.00%) Document Management
9 4 (25.00%) Finance
9 4 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
9 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (25.00%) Revenue Recognition
9 4 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (25.00%) Analytics
9 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Management

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (37.50%) Confluence
2 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Billing
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Public Sector
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Local Government
3 1 (6.25%) Police
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Implementation Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Implementation Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Transition Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Transition Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Administrator
3 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Project Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Planning Manager
4 1 (6.25%) PMO Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
3 7 (43.75%) ITIL
3 7 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Document Management
5 4 (25.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 4 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (25.00%) Revenue Recognition
6 3 (18.75%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) ERP
7 2 (12.50%) Project Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Atlassian
3 3 (18.75%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Capita