Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 249 246 216
Rank change year-on-year -3 -30 -15
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 76 98 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.86% 0.99%
As % of the Applications category 7.44% 8.54% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 55 74 95
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +18.06%
10th Percentile £29,900 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £56,250 £53,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% -4.21%

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 1022 1147 968
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 10.09% 10.03% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 848 895 771
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.17% -8.30%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £56,000 £50,000
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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +20 46 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Staffordshire +27 15 £35,000 -26.32%
Coventry 0 5 £39,250 -9.77% 3
Shropshire -7 3 £42,500 -5.56%
Solihull -11 3 £27,000 -26.79%
Worcestershire - 2 £31,250 -
Warwickshire -4 1 - -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 61 (80.26%) Microsoft
2 37 (48.68%) Project Management
3 30 (39.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 27 (35.53%) PRINCE2
5 26 (34.21%) Risk Management
6 22 (28.95%) Degree
7 20 (26.32%) Presales
7 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
8 18 (23.68%) Change Management
9 17 (22.37%) Windows
9 17 (22.37%) Project Planning
10 15 (19.74%) MS Visio
10 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (18.42%) SQL
12 13 (17.11%) Scrum
12 13 (17.11%) Business Analysis
13 11 (14.47%) Finance
14 10 (13.16%) ISEB
14 10 (13.16%) Billing
14 10 (13.16%) Change Control
15 9 (11.84%) Marketing
15 9 (11.84%) ERP
15 9 (11.84%) SAP
16 8 (10.53%) QA
16 8 (10.53%) Waterfall
16 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (10.53%) PMO
17 7 (9.21%) SDLC
18 6 (7.89%) ITIL

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 4 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 30 (39.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (26.32%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (19.74%) MS Visio
4 5 (6.58%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (2.63%) AutoCAD
6 2 (2.63%) CATIA
6 2 (2.63%) Open Workbench
6 2 (2.63%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.26%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (2.63%) ENOVIA
3 2 (2.63%) Maximo
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (2.63%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) NAS
2 2 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (1.32%) BGP
3 1 (1.32%) DNS
3 1 (1.32%) Extranet
3 1 (1.32%) Network Security
3 1 (1.32%) OSPF
3 1 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.32%) VLAN
3 1 (1.32%) WAN
3 1 (1.32%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.63%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.63%) Looker
2 2 (2.63%) MS Access
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) AccuRev
1 2 (2.63%) Fiddler
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
1 2 (2.63%) LabVIEW
1 2 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
General
1 11 (14.47%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Billing
3 9 (11.84%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.63%) Publishing
4 2 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 19 (25.00%) Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) Business Analyst
4 10 (13.16%) Consultant
4 10 (13.16%) Implementation Consultant
4 10 (13.16%) Software Project Manager
5 9 (11.84%) Implementation Analyst
5 9 (11.84%) Software Analyst
5 9 (11.84%) Software Consultant
5 9 (11.84%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 9 (11.84%) SQL Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) SAP Manager
6 6 (7.89%) SAP Project Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Coordinator
8 4 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Programme Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) CRM Manager
9 3 (3.95%) ERP Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
1 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.63%) COM
1 2 (2.63%) CSS
1 2 (2.63%) CSS3
1 2 (2.63%) HTML
1 2 (2.63%) HTML5
1 2 (2.63%) jQuery
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.26%) Fintech
3 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.26%) NHS
3 4 (5.26%) PMI
4 2 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.32%) Digital Signage
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.37%) Windows
2 4 (5.26%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Unix
3 3 (3.95%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.32%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Project Management
2 27 (35.53%) PRINCE2
3 26 (34.21%) Risk Management
4 20 (26.32%) Presales
5 18 (23.68%) Change Management
6 17 (22.37%) Project Planning
7 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (17.11%) Business Analysis
9 13 (17.11%) Scrum
10 10 (13.16%) Change Control
11 9 (11.84%) ERP
12 8 (10.53%) Waterfall
13 7 (9.21%) SDLC
14 6 (7.89%) ITIL
14 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
14 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
15 5 (6.58%) CRM
15 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
15 5 (6.58%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.63%) C#
3 2 (2.63%) MATLAB
3 2 (2.63%) Perl
3 2 (2.63%) Python
3 2 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (28.95%) Degree
2 10 (13.16%) ISEB
3 4 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.26%) PMP
4 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.63%) APMP
5 2 (2.63%) CISSP
5 2 (2.63%) ISSEP
5 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.32%) CBAP
6 1 (1.32%) CCNA
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) PMO
1 8 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.63%) NIST 800
3 1 (1.32%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.32%) XenApp
2 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) HP Fortify
1 2 (2.63%) Nessus
2 1 (1.32%) SCCM
2 1 (1.32%) SCOM
2 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 61 (80.26%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) SAP
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.95%) VMware
5 2 (2.63%) Citrix
5 2 (2.63%) HP
5 2 (2.63%) NetApp
5 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.63%) Veracode
6 1 (1.32%) AppSense
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco
6 1 (1.32%) F5
6 1 (1.32%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.32%) Niku