The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK / Wales
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 77 87
Rank change year-on-year -17 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 4 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.36% 1.78% 1.01%
As % of the Applications category 5.97% 21.82% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 22 14
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% -7.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,850 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 67 110 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 6.05% 8.15% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 53 96 78
Median salary £32,500 £29,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.16% -15.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in Wales

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Wales over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in Wales

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the Wales region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
South Wales -13 3 £31,000 -22.50%
West Wales -7 1 £47,500 +100.00%
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) SysML
5 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
5 1 (14.29%) MS Project Server
5 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
5 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (14.29%) Internet

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (14.29%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Controller
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planner
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 3 (42.86%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 1 (14.29%) SysML
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft