The table below looks at the statistics for P3O skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited P3O over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 864 890 864
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -26
Permanent jobs citing P3O 32 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.036% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.34% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 12
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £34,711
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +58.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £74,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £24,215
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +116.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11455 12379 10760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.72% 10.48% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9014 9746 8691
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

P3O
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing P3O within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

P3O Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

P3O
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing P3O within the UK.

P3O Salary Trend in the UK

P3O
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing P3O over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 within the UK.

P3O Salary Histogram in the UK

P3O
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing P3O within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
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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
England +42 31 £45,000 -18.18% 6
London +26 11 £65,000 -7.14% 4
East Midlands +17 11 £42,500 -12.37%
City of London +52 6 £76,250 +4.09% 1
East of England +26 4 £57,500 +71.64% 1
Essex +10 3 £42,500 +26.86% 1
South East +1 2 - -
West Midlands -2 2 - - 1
Brentwood - 2 - - 1
Surrey +19 1 - -
Guildford +11 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +4 1 - -
Nottingham -2 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Ipswich - 1 £72,500 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Folkestone - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £65,000 - 1
Suffolk - 1 £72,500 -
Kent - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £42,500 -
Scotland - 1 £65,000 - 1

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing P3O 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 P3O.

1 43 (84.31%) PRINCE2
2 37 (72.55%) Project Management
3 31 (60.78%) Finance
4 18 (35.29%) QA
4 18 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (31.37%) Coaching
7 15 (29.41%) Line Management
8 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (25.49%) Portfolio Management
10 12 (23.53%) Marketing
11 11 (21.57%) Resource Management
11 11 (21.57%) Waterfall
12 10 (19.61%) DMAIC
12 10 (19.61%) B2B
12 10 (19.61%) MS Project
13 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
13 9 (17.65%) PMI Certification
13 9 (17.65%) Project Planning
14 8 (15.69%) PMI
14 8 (15.69%) MS Office
14 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
15 7 (13.73%) MS PowerPoint
16 6 (11.76%) Document Management
16 6 (11.76%) Change Management
16 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
16 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
16 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 5 (9.80%) Change Control

P3O
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing P3O 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 P3O. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.88%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Project
2 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 8 (15.69%) MS Office
4 7 (13.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
6 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MS Access
General
1 31 (60.78%) Finance
2 12 (23.53%) Marketing
3 5 (9.80%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Billing
6 1 (1.96%) Russian Language
6 1 (1.96%) Back Office
6 1 (1.96%) Automotive
6 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) PMO Manager
2 15 (29.41%) Analyst
3 13 (25.49%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Senior PMO Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Senior Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Governance Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Process Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Senior Process Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Change Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Business Change Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Project Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.92%) PMO Lead
9 1 (1.96%) Process Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Project Planner
9 1 (1.96%) Project Office Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Quality Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.69%) PMI
2 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.84%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) PRINCE2
2 37 (72.55%) Project Management
3 18 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 17 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (31.37%) Coaching
6 15 (29.41%) Line Management
7 14 (27.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (25.49%) Portfolio Management
9 11 (21.57%) Resource Management
9 11 (21.57%) Waterfall
10 10 (19.61%) DMAIC
10 10 (19.61%) B2B
11 9 (17.65%) Project Planning
12 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
13 6 (11.76%) Document Management
13 6 (11.76%) Change Management
14 5 (9.80%) Change Control
15 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
15 4 (7.84%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) PMI Certification
2 6 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (9.80%) PMP
3 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (5.88%) APMP
4 3 (5.88%) ISEB
4 3 (5.88%) Degree
5 2 (3.92%) PgMP
6 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.96%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (35.29%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) CA
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Progress
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