The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 50 57
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Permanent jobs citing MS Project 7 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.23% 2.21% 1.61%
As % of the Applications category 6.60% 14.13% 8.42%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 4
Median salary £82,500 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.85% +40.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £72,500 £64,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 Watford with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 106 92 95
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 18.56% 15.65% 19.11%
Number of salaries quoted 73 78 76
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +30.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,102 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

MS Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

MS Project
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for MS Project in Watford

MS Project
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MS Project in Watford over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for MS Project in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 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 Watford region with a requirement for MS Project.

1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (68.00%) Finance
3 14 (56.00%) Planview
4 12 (48.00%) Project Management
4 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
4 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) PMP
5 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (32.00%) Demand Management
6 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 6 (24.00%) Resource Management
7 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.00%) FMCG
8 5 (20.00%) Retail
8 5 (20.00%) PMI Certification
9 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
9 4 (16.00%) CRM
9 4 (16.00%) C#
9 4 (16.00%) HTML
9 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.00%) .NET
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
9 4 (16.00%) Process Management
9 4 (16.00%) Change Management

MS Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (32.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (48.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Project Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Project Support Analyst
1 10 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Planview Analyst
2 9 (36.00%) Planview Support
3 8 (32.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (16.00%) PMO Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Portfolio Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Banking Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Payments Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Report Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
1 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) Ajax
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) LINQ
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) WinForms
2 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (72.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Project Management
3 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (32.00%) Demand Management
5 6 (24.00%) Resource Management
5 6 (24.00%) Scrum
5 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (24.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) CRM
6 4 (16.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (16.00%) Process Management
6 4 (16.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (12.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (12.00%) Workflow
8 2 (8.00%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C#
1 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) PMP
2 5 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 4 (16.00%) APMP
4 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Planview
2 12 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com