The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for MS Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Project over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Project
England / South West
Rank 218 190 169
Rank change year-on-year -28 -21  
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 19 61 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 1.05% 1.41%
As % of the Applications category 3.05% 6.95% 10.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 50 69
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.77% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,875
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

MS 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 the South West with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 622 878 821
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 12.39% 15.05% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 538 716 701
Median salary £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.07% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing MS Project as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Project in the South West

MS Project
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MS Project in the South West.

Salary trend for MS Project in the South West

MS Project
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project in the South West over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Project in the South West

MS Project
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Project within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -12 9 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Dorset +31 4 £54,500 - 1
Somerset -8 3 £40,000 -15.78%
Wiltshire +9 2 £42,500 -5.55% 3
MS Project
England

MS Project
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT jobs citing MS 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 South West region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 33 (58.93%) Project Management
2 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (48.21%) MS Excel
4 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 26 (46.43%) PRINCE2
5 17 (30.36%) Finance
6 15 (26.79%) MS Visio
6 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
7 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 14 (25.00%) Retail
7 14 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 12 (21.43%) PMO
9 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (17.86%) Degree
10 10 (17.86%) Internet
11 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
11 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
11 9 (16.07%) SDLC
12 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
12 8 (14.29%) MS Office
13 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
13 7 (12.50%) MS Project Server
13 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
13 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
13 7 (12.50%) Change Control
14 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (10.71%) Business Transformation
14 6 (10.71%) CMS
14 6 (10.71%) Marketing
14 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery

MS Project
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 14 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.50%) MS Project Server
3 6 (10.71%) CMS
4 4 (7.14%) Confluence
4 4 (7.14%) Drupal
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (48.21%) MS Excel
2 15 (26.79%) MS Visio
3 14 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.79%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.79%) Primavera
3 1 (1.79%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.79%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.86%) Internet
2 5 (8.93%) Intranet
3 4 (7.14%) DAB
4 1 (1.79%) Extranet
4 1 (1.79%) HTTP
4 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) JIRA
2 3 (5.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.79%) Toad
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Retail
3 6 (10.71%) Marketing
4 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.36%) Electronics
5 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Advertising
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.79%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (51.79%) Project Manager
2 10 (17.86%) Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Applications Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Applications Project Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Delivery Project Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Digital Project Manager
4 5 (8.93%) Project Planner
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) IT Manager
5 4 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Project Controller
5 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Development Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Software Development Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Programme Planner
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) .NET
3 3 (5.36%) Angular 2
3 3 (5.36%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.36%) XML
3 3 (5.36%) XSL
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) HTML5
4 2 (3.57%) Java EE
5 1 (1.79%) EDI
5 1 (1.79%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) PMI
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Project Management
2 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (46.43%) PRINCE2
4 15 (26.79%) Waterfall
5 11 (19.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.07%) SDLC
7 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.50%) Change Control
7 7 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 7 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.71%) Business Transformation
8 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.93%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 5 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.93%) Content Management
9 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 5 (8.93%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (8.93%) Scrum
9 5 (8.93%) Web Development
10 4 (7.14%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) C#
2 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.57%) C
3 2 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
2 9 (16.07%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (7.14%) APMG
4 4 (7.14%) APMP
4 4 (7.14%) IIBA
4 4 (7.14%) ISEB
5 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.43%) PMO
2 3 (5.36%) QA
3 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.57%) P3O
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) HP
3 4 (7.14%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) SAP
South West
Code Red Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits + company car/car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago