Period
to 20 July 2018

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 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 126 117
Rank change year-on-year +39 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 47 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.44% 0.75% 1.26%
As % of the Applications category 25.41% 11.68% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 28
Wales median annual salary £57,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £46,875 £31,250 £24,850
90th Percentile £60,000 £48,750 £45,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Wales with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 185 137 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.60% 6.41% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 152 120 182
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -14.29%
10th Percentile £21,000 £22,500 £19,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £43,750 £43,750
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +1.35% +1.37%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

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 6 months to 20 July 2018.

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 6 months to 20 July 2018. 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
South Wales +35 30 £60,000 +71.43%
Mid Wales - 15 - -
West Wales +12 2 £38,750 -
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 45 (95.74%) PRINCE2
2 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (70.21%) Finance
4 32 (68.09%) Project Planning
5 29 (61.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 28 (59.57%) CMMI
7 23 (48.94%) Project Management
8 19 (40.43%) Microsoft
8 19 (40.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 19 (40.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 17 (36.17%) Product Management
10 15 (31.91%) Line Management
10 15 (31.91%) Mentoring
11 12 (25.53%) Degree
12 11 (23.40%) ITIL
12 11 (23.40%) SharePoint
12 11 (23.40%) Dependency Management
13 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
13 10 (21.28%) CRM
13 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
13 10 (21.28%) Advertising
13 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (19.15%) Change Control
14 9 (19.15%) Project Governance
15 6 (12.77%) Scrum
15 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
16 5 (10.64%) DSDM
17 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
17 4 (8.51%) Change Management
17 4 (8.51%) Migration

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 11 (23.40%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.38%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Skype
General
1 33 (70.21%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) Project Manager
2 11 (23.40%) Senior Manager
2 11 (23.40%) Senior Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Programme Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) PRINCE2
2 40 (85.11%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (68.09%) Project Planning
4 29 (61.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 28 (59.57%) CMMI
6 23 (48.94%) Project Management
7 19 (40.43%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 17 (36.17%) Product Management
9 15 (31.91%) Line Management
9 15 (31.91%) Mentoring
10 11 (23.40%) Dependency Management
10 11 (23.40%) ITIL
11 10 (21.28%) CRM
11 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
11 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (19.15%) Change Control
12 9 (19.15%) Project Governance
13 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
13 6 (12.77%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 12 (25.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO 13485
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (40.43%) Microsoft