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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Project
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 182 153
Rank change year-on-year +1 -29  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft Project 46 56 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.90% 0.90% 1.38%
As % of the Applications category 8.70% 9.05% 14.96%
Number of salaries quoted 36 45 56
Median salary £37,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.79% +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Microsoft 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 529 619 528
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 10.37% 10.00% 9.21%
Number of salaries quoted 415 485 406
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,200 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +2.08% -1.47%  

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

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 3 months to 24 June 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 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham 0 18 £57,500 +91.66% 2
Staffordshire +25 13 £40,000 -21.18%
Warwickshire +16 7 £23,500 -
Solihull -10 3 £27,000 -16.92%
Shropshire +7 2 £45,625 +1.38%
Coventry -17 2 £67,500 +56.97% 1
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Microsoft Project
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 45 (52.33%) Microsoft
2 39 (45.35%) Project Management
3 34 (39.53%) Microsoft Office
4 32 (37.21%) PRINCE2
5 29 (33.72%) Microsoft Excel
6 24 (27.91%) MS Visio
7 20 (23.26%) Finance
8 19 (22.09%) SharePoint
9 18 (20.93%) PMO
10 17 (19.77%) Presales
11 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (16.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 13 (15.12%) Risk Management
13 13 (15.12%) Change Management
13 13 (15.12%) Degree
13 13 (15.12%) QA
14 12 (13.95%) Driving Licence
15 11 (12.79%) Project Planning
16 10 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 10 (11.63%) Programme Management
17 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
17 9 (10.47%) CRM
17 9 (10.47%) SQL
17 9 (10.47%) Video Conferencing
17 9 (10.47%) Virtual Team
17 9 (10.47%) Digital Signage
18 8 (9.30%) Creative Problem-Solving
18 8 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
18 8 (9.30%) Resource Management
18 8 (9.30%) Windows

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 19 (22.09%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.98%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.16%) CMS
3 1 (1.16%) Confluence
3 1 (1.16%) Documentum
3 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 34 (39.53%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (33.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (27.91%) MS Visio
4 14 (16.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (8.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) Primavera
2 1 (1.16%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.33%) Firewall
2 2 (2.33%) WebEx
3 1 (1.16%) NAS
3 1 (1.16%) SAN
3 1 (1.16%) Skype
3 1 (1.16%) VLAN
3 1 (1.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.16%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.16%) Looker
2 1 (1.16%) MS Access
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Selenium
1 2 (2.33%) TestComplete
2 1 (1.16%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
General
1 20 (23.26%) Finance
2 9 (10.47%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Games
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.16%) Automotive
4 1 (1.16%) French Language
4 1 (1.16%) German Language
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Polish Language
4 1 (1.16%) Russian Language
4 1 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (29.07%) Project Manager
2 16 (18.60%) Analyst
3 8 (9.30%) Coordinator
4 6 (6.98%) Architect
4 6 (6.98%) IT Analyst
4 6 (6.98%) Technical Architect
5 5 (5.81%) Commissioning Engineer
5 5 (5.81%) Consultant
5 5 (5.81%) Installations Engineer
6 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Junior
6 4 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Junior Tester
7 3 (3.49%) PMO Lead
7 3 (3.49%) Project Consultant
7 3 (3.49%) Project Officer
7 3 (3.49%) Project Planner
7 3 (3.49%) Senior Digital Project Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) COM
1 2 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.95%) Driving Licence
2 9 (10.47%) Digital Signage
2 9 (10.47%) Video Conferencing
2 9 (10.47%) Virtual Team
3 6 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.49%) Digital TV
6 2 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.33%) iPad
6 2 (2.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Windows
2 5 (5.81%) Unix
3 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.16%) Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) Project Management
2 32 (37.21%) PRINCE2
3 17 (19.77%) Presales
4 16 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (15.12%) Change Management
5 13 (15.12%) Risk Management
6 11 (12.79%) Project Planning
7 10 (11.63%) Programme Management
8 9 (10.47%) CRM
9 8 (9.30%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 8 (9.30%) Portfolio Management
9 8 (9.30%) Resource Management
10 7 (8.14%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.14%) Business Continuity
10 7 (8.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (8.14%) ITIL
10 7 (8.14%) Project Governance
11 6 (6.98%) CAD
11 6 (6.98%) Process Improvement
12 5 (5.81%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.47%) SQL
2 5 (5.81%) C
3 1 (1.16%) Perl
3 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Degree
2 10 (11.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (8.14%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.49%) ISEB
5 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.33%) APMP
6 2 (2.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.33%) PMP
7 1 (1.16%) CBAP
7 1 (1.16%) CCIE
7 1 (1.16%) CCNA
7 1 (1.16%) CCNP
7 1 (1.16%) CCNP Voice
7 1 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.16%) CISSP
7 1 (1.16%) IIBA
7 1 (1.16%) ISSEP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) PMO
2 13 (15.12%) QA
3 5 (5.81%) SLA
4 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.16%) MiFID
4 1 (1.16%) NIST 800
4 1 (1.16%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.16%) HP Fortify
1 1 (1.16%) Nessus
Vendors
1 45 (52.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle
3 5 (5.81%) Ericsson
3 5 (5.81%) Huawei
3 5 (5.81%) Nokia
3 5 (5.81%) SAP
4 4 (4.65%) CommVault
5 2 (2.33%) Cisco
5 2 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) Adobe
6 1 (1.16%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.16%) Citrix
6 1 (1.16%) EMC
6 1 (1.16%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.16%) NetApp
6 1 (1.16%) Niku
6 1 (1.16%) Pega
6 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.16%) VMware
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