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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 19 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 9543 9835 9290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 9.56% 9.87% 9.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.54% 11.98% 11.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7515 7461 7521
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,940 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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
82690 82099 80780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.88% 82.43% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67995 65884 68117
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +2 4061 £57,500 - 544
South East -1 1909 £47,500 -5.00% 259
Yorkshire -1 817 £43,500 +2.35% 92
North West -2 628 £42,500 - 139
East of England -3 603 £45,000 -5.26% 80
West Midlands +1 534 £47,500 +10.33% 94
South West -1 474 £45,000 - 92
East Midlands +3 317 £40,000 -11.11% 41
North East -2 92 £42,500 -5.55% 15
Midlands +15 52 £40,000 -30.43% 2
South Coast +2 10 £55,000 -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 6250 (31.67%) Finance
2 5581 (28.28%) PRINCE2
3 4806 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
4 3602 (18.25%) Degree
5 3126 (15.84%) Microsoft
6 2701 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2484 (12.59%) MS Excel
8 2318 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
9 2308 (11.69%) ITIL
10 2052 (10.40%) SQL
11 1927 (9.76%) Business Analysis
12 1908 (9.67%) Change Management
13 1708 (8.65%) Scrum
14 1659 (8.41%) Retail
15 1647 (8.35%) Windows
16 1553 (7.87%) SQL Server
17 1536 (7.78%) Oracle
18 1510 (7.65%) Marketing
19 1505 (7.63%) MS Project
20 1503 (7.62%) .NET
21 1433 (7.26%) PMI Certification
22 1381 (7.00%) Banking
23 1359 (6.89%) Waterfall
24 1282 (6.50%) Telecoms
25 1256 (6.36%) SAP
26 1246 (6.31%) Management Information System
27 1242 (6.29%) CRM
28 1233 (6.25%) E-Commerce
29 1224 (6.20%) HTML
30 1145 (5.80%) MS Office

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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
1 845 (4.28%) SharePoint
2 366 (1.85%) CMS
3 335 (1.70%) MS Exchange
4 276 (1.40%) IIS
5 233 (1.18%) Apache
6 198 (1.00%) Lync
7 136 (0.69%) WebSphere
7 136 (0.69%) SAS
8 120 (0.61%) Tomcat
9 111 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 93 (0.47%) MS Project Server
11 81 (0.41%) WordPress
12 78 (0.40%) JBoss
13 76 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
14 74 (0.37%) WebLogic
15 71 (0.36%) Drupal
16 70 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
17 69 (0.35%) Confluence
18 62 (0.31%) Umbraco
18 62 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2484 (12.59%) MS Excel
2 1505 (7.63%) MS Project
3 1145 (5.80%) MS Office
4 659 (3.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 651 (3.30%) MS Visio
6 123 (0.62%) Photoshop
7 96 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
8 54 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
9 41 (0.21%) SPSS
10 35 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 21 (0.11%) InDesign
12 18 (0.091%) AutoCAD
13 17 (0.086%) Niku Workbench
14 15 (0.076%) OmniGraffle
14 15 (0.076%) InfoPath
15 13 (0.066%) CPLEX
15 13 (0.066%) Open Workbench
15 13 (0.066%) PowerPivot
16 11 (0.056%) Acrobat
17 10 (0.051%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 299 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 132 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
3 125 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 95 (0.48%) SAP SD
4 95 (0.48%) SAP FI
5 93 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
5 93 (0.47%) SAP CO
6 92 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 90 (0.46%) SAP SCM
8 80 (0.41%) SAP ERP
8 80 (0.41%) Magento
9 74 (0.37%) SAP MM
10 71 (0.36%) SAP CRM
11 59 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
12 55 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
13 53 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
13 53 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
14 52 (0.26%) SAP PP
15 46 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
16 45 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 516 (2.61%) SaaS
2 186 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 136 (0.69%) Office 365
4 134 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 72 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
6 51 (0.26%) PaaS
7 43 (0.22%) Basecamp
7 43 (0.22%) IaaS
8 26 (0.13%) Force.com
9 17 (0.086%) Google Apps
10 14 (0.071%) Terremark
11 12 (0.061%) Yammer
12 11 (0.056%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.041%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.035%) GitHub
15 6 (0.030%) MailChimp
15 6 (0.030%) SuccessFactors
15 6 (0.030%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.025%) Trello
16 5 (0.025%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 610 (3.09%) Firewall
2 546 (2.77%) WAN
3 485 (2.46%) SAN
4 477 (2.42%) Internet
5 468 (2.37%) LAN
6 295 (1.49%) Wireless
7 294 (1.49%) TCP/IP
8 275 (1.39%) MPLS
9 256 (1.30%) VPN
9 256 (1.30%) DNS
9 256 (1.30%) VoIP
10 232 (1.18%) Network Security
11 225 (1.14%) Intranet
12 154 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
13 148 (0.75%) BGP
13 148 (0.75%) DHCP
14 134 (0.68%) Unified Communications
15 122 (0.62%) OSPF
16 120 (0.61%) FTP
17 113 (0.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1553 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 519 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 409 (2.07%) MySQL
4 354 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 323 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 315 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 214 (1.08%) Oracle Database
8 211 (1.07%) Big Data
9 205 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 201 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
11 128 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
12 117 (0.59%) Data Mining
13 103 (0.52%) MS Access
14 100 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
15 98 (0.50%) QlikView
16 96 (0.49%) RDBMS
17 93 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
18 90 (0.46%) SAP BW
19 86 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
20 84 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 427 (2.16%) JIRA
2 253 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 221 (1.12%) Visual Studio
4 193 (0.98%) Subversion
5 159 (0.81%) Git (software)
6 75 (0.38%) Maven
7 70 (0.35%) NUnit
8 65 (0.33%) Selenium
9 63 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
10 62 (0.31%) Jenkins
11 56 (0.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 49 (0.25%) Eclipse
13 45 (0.23%) Oracle Forms
14 44 (0.22%) Bitbucket
15 43 (0.22%) Ant
16 38 (0.19%) JUnit
16 38 (0.19%) Dreamweaver
17 32 (0.16%) Toad
18 29 (0.15%) LSMW
19 28 (0.14%) Ranorex
General
1 6250 (31.67%) Finance
2 1659 (8.41%) Retail
3 1510 (7.65%) Marketing
4 1381 (7.00%) Banking
5 1282 (6.50%) Telecoms
6 702 (3.56%) Manufacturing
7 579 (2.93%) Legal
8 477 (2.42%) Advertising
9 323 (1.64%) Law
10 319 (1.62%) Investment Banking
11 317 (1.61%) Games
12 282 (1.43%) Billing
13 258 (1.31%) Publishing
14 241 (1.22%) Back Office
15 193 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
16 161 (0.82%) Electronics
17 153 (0.78%) Front Office
18 146 (0.74%) Financial Institution
19 113 (0.57%) Automotive
19 113 (0.57%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6937 (35.15%) Project Manager
2 2755 (13.96%) Analyst
3 1639 (8.30%) Business Analyst
4 1382 (7.00%) Consultant
5 1286 (6.52%) Developer
6 1229 (6.23%) Senior Manager
7 959 (4.86%) Senior Project Manager
8 832 (4.22%) IT Project Manager
9 762 (3.86%) Architect
10 574 (2.91%) Programme Manager
11 534 (2.71%) Agile Project Manager
12 499 (2.53%) Infrastructure Manager
13 481 (2.44%) Delivery Manager
14 471 (2.39%) Technical Manager
15 384 (1.95%) Service Manager
16 368 (1.86%) Digital Project Manager
17 364 (1.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
18 361 (1.83%) Senior Analyst
19 344 (1.74%) Business Manager
20 341 (1.73%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1503 (7.62%) .NET
2 1224 (6.20%) HTML
3 832 (4.22%) CSS
4 721 (3.65%) XML
5 581 (2.94%) ASP.NET
6 552 (2.80%) Web Services
7 466 (2.36%) jQuery
8 389 (1.97%) HTML5
9 245 (1.24%) J2EE
10 220 (1.11%) CSS3
11 219 (1.11%) Middleware
12 215 (1.09%) .NET Framework
13 165 (0.84%) JSON
14 159 (0.81%) Ajax
14 159 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 146 (0.74%) RESTful
16 143 (0.72%) Spring
17 123 (0.62%) WCF
18 122 (0.62%) SOAP
19 118 (0.60%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2318 (11.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1246 (6.31%) Management Information System
3 740 (3.75%) PMI
4 690 (3.50%) Computer Science
5 546 (2.77%) User Experience
6 374 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
7 325 (1.65%) Mobile App
8 310 (1.57%) FMCG
9 250 (1.27%) Social Media
10 248 (1.26%) NHS
11 205 (1.04%) Mathematics
12 192 (0.97%) Open Source
13 170 (0.86%) Digital Media
14 157 (0.80%) Clustering
15 151 (0.77%) Visualisation
16 145 (0.73%) Data Integration
17 142 (0.72%) Derivative
18 139 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 125 (0.63%) EPoS
20 109 (0.55%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1647 (8.35%) Windows
2 932 (4.72%) Linux
3 560 (2.84%) UNIX
4 354 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 259 (1.31%) Windows 7
6 255 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 197 (1.00%) Android
8 186 (0.94%) Apple iOS
9 182 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 173 (0.88%) Solaris
11 129 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 115 (0.58%) Windows 8
13 92 (0.47%) Windows XP
14 71 (0.36%) AIX
15 36 (0.18%) CentOS
16 34 (0.17%) Ubuntu
17 30 (0.15%) Mac OS X
18 27 (0.14%) Windows Vista
19 23 (0.12%) Mac OS
20 22 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5581 (28.28%) PRINCE2
2 4806 (24.35%) Agile Software Development
3 2701 (13.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2308 (11.69%) ITIL
5 1927 (9.76%) Business Analysis
6 1908 (9.67%) Change Management
7 1708 (8.65%) Scrum
8 1359 (6.89%) Waterfall
9 1242 (6.29%) CRM
10 1233 (6.25%) E-Commerce
11 1132 (5.74%) Risk Management
12 1114 (5.64%) Service Delivery
13 1108 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
14 1018 (5.16%) Programme Management
15 971 (4.92%) Mentoring
16 923 (4.68%) ERP
17 884 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
18 841 (4.26%) Line Management
19 819 (4.15%) Time Management
20 809 (4.10%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2052 (10.40%) SQL
2 1095 (5.55%) Java
3 1075 (5.45%) C#
4 1033 (5.23%) JavaScript
5 480 (2.43%) C
6 413 (2.09%) PHP
7 349 (1.77%) T-SQL
8 285 (1.44%) C++
9 220 (1.11%) Python
10 179 (0.91%) VB
11 178 (0.90%) VB.NET
12 160 (0.81%) Perl
13 153 (0.78%) PowerShell
14 127 (0.64%) PL/SQL
15 121 (0.61%) VBA
16 116 (0.59%) Bash Shell
17 112 (0.57%) Shell Script
18 77 (0.39%) VB6
19 76 (0.39%) ABAP
20 56 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 3602 (18.25%) Degree
2 1433 (7.26%) PMI Certification
3 956 (4.84%) PMP
4 834 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 582 (2.95%) Security Cleared
6 561 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 481 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 436 (2.21%) ISEB
9 387 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
10 363 (1.84%) SC Cleared
11 361 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 288 (1.46%) CCNA
13 282 (1.43%) VCP4
14 279 (1.41%) CCNP
15 185 (0.94%) MCSE
16 181 (0.92%) APMP
17 161 (0.82%) CISSP
18 136 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 131 (0.66%) MBA
20 123 (0.62%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 997 (5.05%) QA
2 462 (2.34%) SLA
3 237 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 182 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 115 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 73 (0.37%) PMBOK
7 72 (0.36%) COBIT
8 65 (0.33%) Data Quality
8 65 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 44 (0.22%) EMIR
10 36 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
10 36 (0.18%) Solvency II
11 32 (0.16%) ISO 9000
12 28 (0.14%) ISO 14001
13 22 (0.11%) FATCA
13 22 (0.11%) P3O
13 22 (0.11%) MiFID
14 18 (0.091%) Basel III
15 17 (0.086%) Basel II
16 16 (0.081%) JSP 440
System Software
1 573 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 531 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 238 (1.21%) Hyper-V
4 176 (0.89%) vSphere
5 83 (0.42%) XenApp
6 75 (0.38%) VMware ESX
7 68 (0.34%) XenDesktop
8 46 (0.23%) XenServer
8 46 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 40 (0.20%) Firmware
10 26 (0.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 22 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
12 21 (0.11%) Terminal Services
12 21 (0.11%) NFS
13 18 (0.091%) Oracle RAC
14 17 (0.086%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 16 (0.081%) Varnish
16 14 (0.071%) KVM
17 13 (0.066%) vCloud
18 11 (0.056%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 153 (0.78%) SCCM
2 128 (0.65%) SCOM
3 107 (0.54%) Puppet
4 99 (0.50%) Nagios
5 85 (0.43%) NetBackup
6 67 (0.34%) OpenView
7 59 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
8 44 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 33 (0.17%) SCVMM
10 32 (0.16%) WSUS
11 30 (0.15%) Cacti
12 29 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
13 26 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
14 25 (0.13%) Control-M
15 18 (0.091%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 15 (0.076%) ITRS Geneos
16 15 (0.076%) Salt
17 13 (0.066%) Opsview
17 13 (0.066%) Tivoli
17 13 (0.066%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3126 (15.84%) Microsoft
2 1536 (7.78%) Oracle
3 1256 (6.36%) SAP
4 876 (4.44%) Cisco
5 823 (4.17%) VMware
6 481 (2.44%) HP
7 415 (2.10%) Citrix
8 398 (2.02%) IBM
9 364 (1.84%) Salesforce.com
10 237 (1.20%) Juniper
11 186 (0.94%) Red Hat
11 186 (0.94%) CheckPoint
12 177 (0.90%) Google
13 174 (0.88%) EMC
14 161 (0.82%) Adobe
15 160 (0.81%) Business Objects
15 160 (0.81%) NetApp
16 154 (0.78%) Informatica
17 127 (0.64%) Dell
18 123 (0.62%) F5
London
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: 38 minutes ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £42000.00 - £45000 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus+23 days holiday+4% pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bonus + pension + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 1 hour ago
Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hessle, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
OJC Conseil
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + 6K bonus + 6.5K car allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Focus Select Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + pension + private healthca
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Generous package
Posted: 3 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Pension and Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago