The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 77 60
Rank change year-on-year +29 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 14 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.72% 0.29% 1.29%
As % of the Applications category 17.28% 2.63% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 5
Median salary £40,000 £50,750 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.18% +103.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,735
% change year-on-year - +2.89%  

Microsoft 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 Staffordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 81 76 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 15.76% 10.90% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 62 63 39
Median salary £37,500 £28,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.92% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £64,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +1.49% -1.47%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Staffordshire

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Staffordshire

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in Staffordshire

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Tamworth - 7 £35,000 -
Cannock - 6 £40,000 -
Microsoft Project
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (50.00%) PMO
3 6 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 6 (42.86%) MS Project Server
3 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Data Conversion
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (7.14%) Windows
7 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
7 1 (7.14%) QA
7 1 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (42.86%) MS Project Server
1 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) PMO Lead
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Management Office Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Officer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) Project Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Data Conversion
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft