Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 227 255
Rank change year-on-year -17 +28 -30
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 68 84 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.69% 0.82% 0.64%
As % of the Applications category 6.73% 8.34% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 47 70 56
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,150 £23,225 £20,375
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,010 1,007 929
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.21% 9.82% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 781 820 768
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £34,455 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.67% +6.02% -4.41%
10th Percentile £20,750 £20,484 £19,675
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,000 £52,500
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in the West Midlands

Microsoft Project
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Microsoft Project in the West Midlands

Microsoft Project
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Microsoft Project in the West Midlands

Microsoft Project
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 February 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
Birmingham +19 37 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Staffordshire - 10 £32,500 - 5
Coventry -20 6 £41,000 +5.13% 2
Warwickshire +6 4 - - 4
Worcestershire +8 3 £47,500 +126.19%
Shropshire 0 2 £47,500 -9.52%
Solihull -18 2 £26,000 -46.67%
Herefordshire - 1 £48,000 -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 48 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 35 (51.47%) Project Management
3 26 (38.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 24 (35.29%) PRINCE2
5 18 (26.47%) Risk Management
5 18 (26.47%) Degree
6 16 (23.53%) Presales
7 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (19.12%) Scrum
9 12 (17.65%) Finance
9 12 (17.65%) Project Planning
9 12 (17.65%) Windows
9 12 (17.65%) MS Visio
9 12 (17.65%) Change Management
10 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
11 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (14.71%) SQL
12 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
13 8 (11.76%) ISEB
13 8 (11.76%) Change Control
13 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
14 7 (10.29%) QA
14 7 (10.29%) Service Management
14 7 (10.29%) Billing
15 6 (8.82%) ITIL
15 6 (8.82%) Oracle
15 6 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
16 5 (7.35%) SAP

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (38.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (17.65%) MS Visio
4 6 (8.82%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (4.41%) AutoCAD
5 3 (4.41%) CATIA
5 3 (4.41%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (1.47%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (4.41%) ENOVIA
2 2 (2.94%) Maximo
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.47%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.41%) GitHub
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) Big Data
2 2 (2.94%) MS Access
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (4.41%) AccuRev
2 3 (4.41%) LabVIEW
2 3 (4.41%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.47%) StarTeam
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 12 (17.65%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Billing
3 3 (4.41%) Marketing
4 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.94%) Publishing
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.47%) Avionics
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Project Manager
2 15 (22.06%) Analyst
3 12 (17.65%) Consultant
4 11 (16.18%) Implementation Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Software Consultant
5 10 (14.71%) Software Implementation Consultant
6 9 (13.24%) Business Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) Software Project Manager
7 8 (11.76%) Implementation Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) Software Analyst
7 8 (11.76%) SQL Analyst
8 7 (10.29%) Coordinator
9 3 (4.41%) Head of Presales
9 3 (4.41%) Head of Sales
9 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Project Consultant
9 3 (4.41%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
10 2 (2.94%) E-Business Manager
10 2 (2.94%) Oracle Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Web Services
2 3 (4.41%) RESTful
3 2 (2.94%) .NET
3 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.94%) CSS
3 2 (2.94%) CSS3
3 2 (2.94%) HTML
3 2 (2.94%) HTML5
3 2 (2.94%) jQuery
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) PMI
3 4 (5.88%) Fintech
4 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) AIX
2 1 (1.47%) Unix
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Project Management
2 24 (35.29%) PRINCE2
3 18 (26.47%) Risk Management
4 16 (23.53%) Presales
5 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (19.12%) Scrum
7 12 (17.65%) Change Management
7 12 (17.65%) Project Planning
8 11 (16.18%) Business Analysis
9 10 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (13.24%) Service Delivery
11 8 (11.76%) Change Control
11 8 (11.76%) Waterfall
12 7 (10.29%) Service Management
13 6 (8.82%) ITIL
14 5 (7.35%) ERP
15 4 (5.88%) Business Process Analysis
15 4 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
15 4 (5.88%) Project Governance
15 4 (5.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.71%) SQL
2 3 (4.41%) MATLAB
3 2 (2.94%) C#
3 2 (2.94%) VBA
4 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.47%) C
4 1 (1.47%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.47%) Korn
4 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (26.47%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) ISEB
3 5 (7.35%) PMI Certification
4 4 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.41%) PMP
5 3 (4.41%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) QA
2 4 (5.88%) PMO
3 1 (1.47%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) Docker
2 3 (4.41%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) SAP
4 4 (5.88%) VMware
5 3 (4.41%) Google
5 3 (4.41%) IBM
5 3 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (4.41%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.94%) Ivanti
7 1 (1.47%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) CommVault