The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 17 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 9949 10353 9664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 9.73% 9.47% 9.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.48% 11.44% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 7877 7902 7505
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+2.22% -1.09%
Project Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
86640 90513 82524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 84.74% 82.77% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 71744 73516 68202
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Project Management
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Management across the England region.

Project Management Salary Trend in England

Project Management
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Project Management Salary Histogram in England

Project Management
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London 0 4307 £57,500 - 542
South East +2 1994 £47,500 - 224
East of England +2 777 £47,500 -4.52% 109
Yorkshire -3 728 £45,000 +5.88% 98
West Midlands +4 659 £45,000 -10.00% 89
North West +1 631 £42,500 - 121
South West -4 448 £45,000 - 89
East Midlands +3 324 £45,000 - 48
Midlands 0 46 £50,000 +8.69% 3
North East -11 42 £45,000 +12.50% 10
South Coast +1 8 £57,500 +4.54%
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management.

1 6733 (33.47%) Finance
2 5659 (28.13%) PRINCE2
3 5200 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
4 3793 (18.86%) Degree
5 3145 (15.64%) Microsoft
6 2966 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 2500 (12.43%) ITIL
8 2415 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
9 2404 (11.95%) MS Excel
10 2198 (10.93%) SQL
11 1964 (9.76%) Business Analysis
12 1839 (9.14%) Change Management
13 1817 (9.03%) Scrum
14 1749 (8.70%) Windows
15 1711 (8.51%) Banking
16 1710 (8.50%) SDLC
17 1702 (8.46%) Retail
18 1644 (8.17%) SQL Server
19 1640 (8.15%) Oracle
20 1612 (8.01%) .NET
21 1592 (7.91%) Marketing
22 1475 (7.33%) PMI Certification
23 1416 (7.04%) MS Project
24 1352 (6.72%) CRM
25 1316 (6.54%) Risk Management
26 1315 (6.54%) Management Information System
27 1298 (6.45%) Waterfall
28 1251 (6.22%) SAP
29 1239 (6.16%) Service Delivery
30 1221 (6.07%) MS Office

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing Project Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 853 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 377 (1.87%) CMS
3 319 (1.59%) MS Exchange
4 302 (1.50%) IIS
5 196 (0.97%) Apache
6 170 (0.85%) WebSphere
7 152 (0.76%) SAS
8 127 (0.63%) Lync
9 124 (0.62%) Confluence
10 113 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
11 110 (0.55%) Tomcat
12 108 (0.54%) Drupal
13 88 (0.44%) JBoss
14 78 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
15 73 (0.36%) WordPress
16 69 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
17 66 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
17 66 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
18 65 (0.32%) MS Project Server
19 64 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2404 (11.95%) MS Excel
2 1416 (7.04%) MS Project
3 1221 (6.07%) MS Office
4 657 (3.27%) MS Visio
4 657 (3.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 150 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 93 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
7 76 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
8 66 (0.33%) SPSS
9 51 (0.25%) InDesign
10 29 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 28 (0.14%) Open Workbench
12 25 (0.12%) InfoPath
13 21 (0.10%) AutoCAD
14 17 (0.085%) Adobe After Effects
15 15 (0.075%) Fireworks
16 14 (0.070%) SOLIDWORKS
16 14 (0.070%) Adobe Captivate
17 13 (0.065%) Mingle
18 11 (0.055%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 278 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 155 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
3 121 (0.60%) SAP FI
4 105 (0.52%) SAP SD
5 104 (0.52%) SAP CO
6 103 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
7 99 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 94 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
9 93 (0.46%) Magento
10 89 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
11 88 (0.44%) SAP ERP
12 84 (0.42%) SAP SCM
13 65 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
13 65 (0.32%) SAP MM
14 64 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
15 60 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
16 57 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
16 57 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
17 54 (0.27%) SAP CRM
17 54 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 621 (3.09%) SaaS
2 192 (0.95%) Office 365
3 174 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
4 172 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 162 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
6 123 (0.61%) Google Analytics
7 77 (0.38%) PaaS
8 62 (0.31%) IaaS
9 38 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
10 37 (0.18%) Force.com
11 23 (0.11%) Trello
12 22 (0.11%) Basecamp
13 21 (0.10%) Mimecast
14 19 (0.094%) Amazon EC2
15 16 (0.080%) Google Apps
16 13 (0.065%) Amazon S3
16 13 (0.065%) Dropbox
16 13 (0.065%) SuccessFactors
17 11 (0.055%) Yammer
18 9 (0.045%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 685 (3.41%) Firewall
2 631 (3.14%) WAN
3 563 (2.80%) LAN
4 430 (2.14%) SAN
5 340 (1.69%) Internet
6 315 (1.57%) DNS
7 298 (1.48%) TCP/IP
8 260 (1.29%) VPN
9 256 (1.27%) VoIP
10 250 (1.24%) Wireless
11 219 (1.09%) Network Security
12 216 (1.07%) DHCP
13 214 (1.06%) Intranet
14 148 (0.74%) MPLS
15 129 (0.64%) Unified Communications
16 121 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
17 120 (0.60%) BGP
18 118 (0.59%) SSL
18 118 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
19 111 (0.55%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1644 (8.17%) SQL Server
2 537 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
3 476 (2.37%) MySQL
4 321 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 314 (1.56%) Relational Database
6 284 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 283 (1.41%) Oracle Database
8 257 (1.28%) Big Data
9 254 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 247 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
11 163 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 135 (0.67%) RDBMS
13 128 (0.64%) Oracle BI EE
14 123 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
15 98 (0.49%) Hadoop
16 97 (0.48%) Data Mining
16 97 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
17 93 (0.46%) SAP BW
18 91 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
18 91 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 490 (2.44%) JIRA
2 237 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 227 (1.13%) Visual Studio
4 213 (1.06%) Git (software)
5 131 (0.65%) Subversion
6 104 (0.52%) Selenium
7 95 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 79 (0.39%) Maven
9 67 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 65 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
11 57 (0.28%) Ant
12 55 (0.27%) NUnit
13 54 (0.27%) Toad
13 54 (0.27%) TeamCity
14 49 (0.24%) JUnit
15 38 (0.19%) HP UFT
16 36 (0.18%) Eclipse
16 36 (0.18%) Hudson
17 31 (0.15%) Axure RP
17 31 (0.15%) PHPUnit
General
1 6733 (33.47%) Finance
2 1711 (8.51%) Banking
3 1702 (8.46%) Retail
4 1592 (7.91%) Marketing
5 1115 (5.54%) Telecoms
6 682 (3.39%) Manufacturing
7 593 (2.95%) Legal
8 399 (1.98%) Investment Banking
9 390 (1.94%) Law
10 349 (1.74%) Advertising
11 329 (1.64%) Back Office
12 270 (1.34%) Games
13 263 (1.31%) Publishing
14 242 (1.20%) Billing
15 203 (1.01%) Financial Institution
16 196 (0.97%) Front Office
17 189 (0.94%) Electronics
18 169 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
19 137 (0.68%) Retail Banking
20 103 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6999 (34.79%) Project Manager
2 2967 (14.75%) Analyst
3 1632 (8.11%) Business Analyst
4 1439 (7.15%) Consultant
5 1318 (6.55%) Developer
6 1103 (5.48%) Senior Manager
7 864 (4.30%) IT Project Manager
8 840 (4.18%) Senior Project Manager
9 742 (3.69%) Architect
10 611 (3.04%) Agile Project Manager
11 545 (2.71%) Technical Manager
12 544 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
13 521 (2.59%) Programme Manager
14 497 (2.47%) Business Manager
15 471 (2.34%) Infrastructure Manager
16 463 (2.30%) Service Manager
17 402 (2.00%) Technical Project Manager
18 400 (1.99%) Junior
19 387 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
20 357 (1.77%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1612 (8.01%) .NET
2 1178 (5.86%) HTML
3 738 (3.67%) CSS
4 709 (3.52%) XML
5 606 (3.01%) Web Services
6 569 (2.83%) ASP.NET
7 383 (1.90%) jQuery
8 263 (1.31%) HTML5
9 207 (1.03%) .NET Framework
10 203 (1.01%) J2EE
11 181 (0.90%) Middleware
12 170 (0.85%) WCF
13 158 (0.79%) CSS3
14 157 (0.78%) Ajax
15 149 (0.74%) LAMP
16 144 (0.72%) ASP.NET MVC
17 142 (0.71%) Spring
18 125 (0.62%) SOAP
19 113 (0.56%) XSLT
19 113 (0.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2415 (12.01%) Analytical Skills
2 1315 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 998 (4.96%) Data Centre
4 911 (4.53%) Computer Science
5 650 (3.23%) PMI
6 554 (2.75%) User Experience
7 442 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
8 317 (1.58%) Mobile App
9 230 (1.14%) Social Media
10 229 (1.14%) Mathematics
11 220 (1.09%) FMCG
12 191 (0.95%) NHS
13 161 (0.80%) Data Integration
14 155 (0.77%) Derivative
15 151 (0.75%) Visualisation
16 125 (0.62%) Life Science
17 120 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 119 (0.59%) Client/Server
19 118 (0.59%) Digital Media
20 117 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1749 (8.70%) Windows
2 918 (4.56%) Linux
3 521 (2.59%) UNIX
4 462 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 310 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 261 (1.30%) Windows 7
7 180 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 175 (0.87%) Android
9 170 (0.85%) Apple iOS
10 110 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 108 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 104 (0.52%) Solaris
13 95 (0.47%) Windows XP
14 70 (0.35%) Mac OS X
15 57 (0.28%) CentOS
16 43 (0.21%) AIX
17 35 (0.17%) Ubuntu
18 24 (0.12%) Windows Vista
19 22 (0.11%) Debian
20 17 (0.085%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5659 (28.13%) PRINCE2
2 5200 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
3 2966 (14.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2500 (12.43%) ITIL
5 1964 (9.76%) Business Analysis
6 1839 (9.14%) Change Management
7 1817 (9.03%) Scrum
8 1710 (8.50%) SDLC
9 1352 (6.72%) CRM
10 1316 (6.54%) Risk Management
11 1298 (6.45%) Waterfall
12 1239 (6.16%) Service Delivery
13 1218 (6.06%) E-Commerce
14 1151 (5.72%) Business Intelligence
15 1093 (5.43%) Mentoring
16 1085 (5.39%) Programme Management
17 1026 (5.10%) Service Management
18 955 (4.75%) Analytics
19 939 (4.67%) Project Planning
20 906 (4.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2198 (10.93%) SQL
2 1170 (5.82%) Java
3 1109 (5.51%) C#
4 973 (4.84%) JavaScript
5 554 (2.75%) C
6 490 (2.44%) PHP
7 366 (1.82%) C++
8 337 (1.68%) T-SQL
9 235 (1.17%) Python
10 229 (1.14%) PL/SQL
11 189 (0.94%) VB.NET
12 171 (0.85%) Perl
13 166 (0.83%) VB
14 143 (0.71%) PowerShell
15 124 (0.62%) Bash Shell
16 120 (0.60%) Shell Script
17 82 (0.41%) VBA
18 74 (0.37%) ABAP
19 68 (0.34%) R
20 61 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3793 (18.86%) Degree
2 1475 (7.33%) PMI Certification
3 1049 (5.22%) PMP
4 824 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 634 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 564 (2.80%) Security Cleared
7 441 (2.19%) ISEB
8 395 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
9 388 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
10 332 (1.65%) SC Cleared
11 331 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 288 (1.43%) CCNA
13 251 (1.25%) CISSP
14 197 (0.98%) MCSE
15 192 (0.95%) APMP
16 183 (0.91%) CCNP
17 145 (0.72%) DV Cleared
18 140 (0.70%) MCP
19 121 (0.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 116 (0.58%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1112 (5.53%) QA
2 494 (2.46%) SLA
3 243 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 161 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 117 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 101 (0.50%) COBIT
7 79 (0.39%) PMBOK
8 75 (0.37%) HL7
9 71 (0.35%) MiFID
10 70 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 69 (0.34%) EMIR
12 61 (0.30%) P3O
13 51 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
14 39 (0.19%) Data Quality
15 33 (0.16%) ISO 9000
16 31 (0.15%) ISO 14001
17 23 (0.11%) FATCA
18 19 (0.094%) Solvency II
19 16 (0.080%) HIPAA
20 14 (0.070%) GCP
System Software
1 719 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 589 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 216 (1.07%) Hyper-V
4 117 (0.58%) vSphere
5 105 (0.52%) XenApp
6 71 (0.35%) VMware ESX
7 61 (0.30%) XenServer
8 55 (0.27%) XenDesktop
9 40 (0.20%) Firmware
10 39 (0.19%) Terminal Services
11 31 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
11 31 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 30 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
13 27 (0.13%) vCloud
14 21 (0.10%) KVM
15 20 (0.099%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 17 (0.085%) Varnish
17 13 (0.065%) Postfix
18 12 (0.060%) Citrix Presentation Server
18 12 (0.060%) NFS
Systems Management
1 164 (0.82%) SCCM
2 110 (0.55%) Puppet
3 92 (0.46%) SCOM
4 80 (0.40%) Nagios
5 58 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 51 (0.25%) Backup Exec
7 45 (0.22%) WSUS
8 44 (0.22%) OpenView
9 32 (0.16%) Tivoli
10 30 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
11 27 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
12 26 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 25 (0.12%) NetBackup
14 21 (0.10%) ZABBIX
14 21 (0.10%) Cisco Prime
15 20 (0.099%) Cisco UCCE
15 20 (0.099%) Cacti
16 19 (0.094%) Cisco UCCX
16 19 (0.094%) ITRS Geneos
17 17 (0.085%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 3145 (15.64%) Microsoft
2 1640 (8.15%) Oracle
3 1251 (6.22%) SAP
4 898 (4.46%) VMware
5 861 (4.28%) Cisco
6 424 (2.11%) Citrix
7 412 (2.05%) HP
8 378 (1.88%) IBM
9 330 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
10 257 (1.28%) Google
11 190 (0.94%) Adobe
12 176 (0.87%) Juniper
13 167 (0.83%) CheckPoint
14 154 (0.77%) Cognos
15 148 (0.74%) Informatica
16 145 (0.72%) Red Hat
17 135 (0.67%) Avaya
17 135 (0.67%) EMC
18 118 (0.59%) NetApp
19 110 (0.55%) Dell
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Salary: Fantastic Salary Offered + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 8 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Champion Employment Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
EDWARD CARTER SOLUTIONS
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, Yorkshire
Head Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25k - £27k per annum + benefits + 3pm Friday finish!
Posted: 8 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bognor Regis, West Sussex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Chatham, Kent
Xchanging
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Weymouth, Dorset
New Look
Posted: 17 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits!
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + c.20% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
SunGard
Posted: Yesterday