Period
to 20 April 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 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 140 109
Rank change year-on-year +46 -31 +11
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 49 7 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.51% 0.31% 1.81%
As % of the Applications category 25.65% 5.30% 20.89%
Number of salaries quoted 43 5 45
Wales median annual salary £55,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.03% -2.50% +23.08%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,040
% change year-on-year - +4.08% +1.14%

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 191 132 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.78% 5.90% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 152 101 194
Wales median annual salary £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.83% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £18,775 £21,250 £18,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £41,250 £42,500
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33% +7.14%

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 April 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 April 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 +54 39 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Mid Wales - 8 - -
West Wales +15 2 £38,750 -18.42% 1
Microsoft Project
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 43 (87.76%) PRINCE2
2 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (69.39%) Finance
4 33 (67.35%) Project Planning
5 31 (63.27%) CMMI
6 25 (51.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (46.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 23 (46.94%) Project Management
8 18 (36.73%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 17 (34.69%) Product Management
10 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (26.53%) Advertising
11 13 (26.53%) CRM
11 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
13 9 (18.37%) ITIL
13 9 (18.37%) Degree
14 8 (16.33%) Dependency Management
14 8 (16.33%) Line Management
14 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
14 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
14 8 (16.33%) MS Visio
15 7 (14.29%) Programme Management
16 3 (6.12%) Scrum
16 3 (6.12%) Change Management
16 3 (6.12%) Issue Tracking
16 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
17 2 (4.08%) PMO
17 2 (4.08%) SDLC
17 2 (4.08%) Project Governance

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 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) JIRA
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) TestRail
General
1 34 (69.39%) Finance
2 13 (26.53%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (81.63%) Project Manager
2 6 (12.24%) Programme Manager
3 3 (6.12%) IT Manager
3 3 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Project Management Officer
4 2 (4.08%) Project Officer
4 2 (4.08%) Senior Manager
4 2 (4.08%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (2.04%) Analyst
5 1 (2.04%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.04%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.04%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (2.04%) Senior Project Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.04%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) PRINCE2
2 37 (75.51%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (67.35%) Project Planning
4 31 (63.27%) CMMI
5 25 (51.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 23 (46.94%) Project Management
7 18 (36.73%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 17 (34.69%) Product Management
9 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (26.53%) CRM
10 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 9 (18.37%) ITIL
12 8 (16.33%) Dependency Management
12 8 (16.33%) Line Management
12 8 (16.33%) Mentoring
13 7 (14.29%) Programme Management
14 3 (6.12%) Change Management
14 3 (6.12%) Issue Tracking
14 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
14 3 (6.12%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 23 (46.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (18.37%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft