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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 836 897 855
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -42
Permanent jobs citing P3O 68 12 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.011% 0.021%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.58% 0.098% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 51 8 17
Average salary £42,500 £56,250 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £41,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -12.00%

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
11653 12190 10733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.68% 10.69% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9330 9387 8423
Average salary £45,862 £45,000 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% -4.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,500 £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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

P3O Salary Histogram in the UK

P3O
Top 30 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 4 September 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 +65 68 £42,500 -24.44% 6
South East +38 31 £42,500 -22.72% 1
West Midlands - 18 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire +11 11 £47,000 -14.54% 1
Berkshire - 11 £32,500 -
Oxford -1 9 £47,000 -14.54%
London 0 8 £75,000 +30.43% 4
Coventry - 5 £60,000 -
Windsor - 5 £26,500 -
City of London +36 4 £75,000 -16.66% 1
Brentwood - 4 - -
Solihull - 4 £33,000 -
Hampshire - 4 £65,000 -
Essex - 4 - -
East of England - 4 - -
Midlands - 3 £42,500 -
Winchester - 3 £65,000 -
Slough - 3 £50,000 -
Surrey +6 2 £38,750 +13.97%
South West -13 2 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £25,000 -
Sheffield - 2 £25,000 -
Guildford - 1 £35,000 -
Crawley - 1 £34,000 -
Telford - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £34,000 -
Kent - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £40,000 -
Isleworth - 1 - -

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 86 (84.31%) PRINCE2
2 71 (69.61%) Project Management
3 56 (54.90%) Finance
4 32 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (25.49%) Programme Management
5 26 (25.49%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (23.53%) QA
8 22 (21.57%) Coaching
9 21 (20.59%) Portfolio Management
10 20 (19.61%) MS Project
10 20 (19.61%) MS Excel
11 19 (18.63%) PMI Certification
12 18 (17.65%) Line Management
13 17 (16.67%) MS Office
14 16 (15.69%) Waterfall
15 15 (14.71%) Resource Management
16 13 (12.75%) Marketing
16 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
17 12 (11.76%) Change Management
18 11 (10.78%) Management Information System
18 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
18 11 (10.78%) PMI
18 11 (10.78%) PMP
18 11 (10.78%) Degree
19 10 (9.80%) PRINCE
19 10 (9.80%) B2B
19 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
19 10 (9.80%) ISEB
19 10 (9.80%) MS Visio

P3O
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.92%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 20 (19.61%) MS Excel
1 20 (19.61%) MS Project
2 17 (16.67%) MS Office
3 10 (9.80%) MS Visio
4 9 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.98%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Primavera
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.98%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (0.98%) MS Access
1 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (0.98%) Xcelsius
General
1 56 (54.90%) Finance
2 13 (12.75%) Marketing
3 2 (1.96%) Law
3 2 (1.96%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Automotive
4 1 (0.98%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Analyst
2 26 (25.49%) PMO Manager
3 21 (20.59%) PMO Analyst
4 9 (8.82%) Portfolio Manager
4 9 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.84%) Senior Manager
5 8 (7.84%) Senior PMO Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Portfolio Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) Governance Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Process Manager
7 5 (4.90%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (4.90%) Programme Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Senior Process Manager
9 3 (2.94%) PMO Lead
9 3 (2.94%) Report Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Planning Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Junior
9 3 (2.94%) Coordinator
9 3 (2.94%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (2.94%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.98%) CGI
1 1 (0.98%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.78%) PMI
1 11 (10.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.92%) E-Learning
5 3 (2.94%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (2.94%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.98%) Statistics
6 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.90%) Android
1 5 (4.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (84.31%) PRINCE2
2 71 (69.61%) Project Management
3 32 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (25.49%) Programme Management
4 26 (25.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (21.57%) Coaching
7 21 (20.59%) Portfolio Management
8 18 (17.65%) Line Management
9 16 (15.69%) Waterfall
10 15 (14.71%) Resource Management
11 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
12 12 (11.76%) Change Management
13 10 (9.80%) B2B
13 10 (9.80%) PRINCE
13 10 (9.80%) DMAIC
14 8 (7.84%) Service Delivery
14 8 (7.84%) Risk Management
14 8 (7.84%) Project Planning
15 6 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (18.63%) PMI Certification
2 11 (10.78%) Degree
2 11 (10.78%) PMP
3 10 (9.80%) ISEB
4 8 (7.84%) APMP
5 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.98%) CAPM
6 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.98%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (23.53%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) COBIT
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.90%) SAP
3 4 (3.92%) Oracle
4 2 (1.96%) Planview
5 1 (0.98%) Twitter
5 1 (0.98%) IBM
5 1 (0.98%) HP
5 1 (0.98%) Ariba
5 1 (0.98%) CA
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Bank of England
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Bank of England
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 26 days ago