The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
UK
Rank 25 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 6258 8665 10133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.39% 8.59% 9.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 9.75% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 6717 7894
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75139 88872 92319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.69% 88.15% 86.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61840 73780 75650
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £73,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Management
Salary Trend

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

Project Management Salary Trend in the UK

Project Management
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Management over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 within the UK.

Project Management Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Management
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 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
England -6 5798 £52,500 +2.02% 845
London -2 2528 £58,951 +0.77% 362
South East -4 1078 £52,500 +5.00% 135
West Midlands -1 471 £47,500 - 61
City of London +1 423 £60,000 -4.00% 85
South West 0 389 £47,500 +5.55% 65
East of England -12 374 £47,500 -5.00% 60
Yorkshire +4 363 £43,000 -4.44% 42
North West -23 337 £45,500 +1.11% 69
Berkshire +3 277 £52,500 -4.54% 28
West Yorkshire +11 268 £44,500 -1.11% 26
East Midlands +3 225 £48,420 +7.60% 39
Manchester -33 207 £47,500 - 36
Hampshire 0 203 £49,000 -2.00% 33
Birmingham -4 203 £50,000 +3.09% 17
Surrey -12 185 £55,000 +12.24% 21
Scotland -14 173 £50,000 - 16
Leeds +10 171 £45,000 -5.26% 16
Bristol +11 166 £52,500 +14.13% 23
Hertfordshire -15 114 £50,000 -10.71% 23
Edinburgh -9 108 £53,500 +1.90% 10
East Sussex +46 105 £53,500 +18.88% 8
Nottinghamshire +6 95 £57,500 +27.07% 8
Reading -6 94 £54,000 +3.84% 11
Cambridgeshire -22 91 £50,000 +11.11% 21
Buckinghamshire -15 84 £52,500 +16.66% 14
Nottingham +9 83 £57,500 +19.48% 4
West Sussex +3 83 £52,500 +10.52% 9
Southampton +14 76 £45,000 -10.00% 7
Brighton +46 75 £52,500 +16.66% 5

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Project Management.

1 4535 (33.43%) Finance
2 4228 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
3 3520 (25.95%) PRINCE2
4 2468 (18.19%) Degree
5 2297 (16.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 1979 (14.59%) Microsoft
7 1640 (12.09%) MS Excel
8 1633 (12.04%) ITIL
9 1485 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
10 1402 (10.34%) Business Analysis
11 1384 (10.20%) SQL
12 1286 (9.48%) Scrum
13 1211 (8.93%) Retail
14 1166 (8.60%) SDLC
15 1146 (8.45%) Change Management
16 1081 (7.97%) Waterfall
17 1028 (7.58%) Banking
18 1015 (7.48%) CRM
19 1003 (7.39%) SQL Server
20 949 (7.00%) Windows
21 904 (6.66%) .NET
22 902 (6.65%) Marketing
23 899 (6.63%) QA
24 882 (6.50%) Telecoms
25 859 (6.33%) Oracle
26 849 (6.26%) Service Delivery
27 847 (6.24%) PMP
28 833 (6.14%) PMI Certification
29 828 (6.10%) Java
30 818 (6.03%) SAP

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 533 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 215 (1.58%) IIS
3 187 (1.38%) MS Exchange
4 184 (1.36%) CMS
5 153 (1.13%) Apache
6 123 (0.91%) Tomcat
7 102 (0.75%) Confluence
8 101 (0.74%) Skype for Business
9 94 (0.69%) SAS
10 85 (0.63%) JBoss
11 72 (0.53%) WebSphere
12 68 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
13 57 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
14 54 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
15 43 (0.32%) WordPress
16 42 (0.31%) WebLogic
17 39 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
18 37 (0.27%) MS Project Server
18 37 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
19 36 (0.27%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1640 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 797 (5.88%) MS Project
3 739 (5.45%) MS Office
4 506 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 358 (2.64%) MS Visio
6 43 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
7 38 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 31 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 31 (0.23%) SPSS
9 16 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
10 14 (0.10%) Acrobat
11 10 (0.074%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 9 (0.066%) FrameMaker
13 8 (0.059%) InVision
14 7 (0.052%) AutoCAD
14 7 (0.052%) Open Workbench
15 6 (0.044%) SOLIDWORKS
16 5 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
16 5 (0.037%) Autodesk Inventor
17 4 (0.029%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 207 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 121 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 73 (0.54%) SAP SCM
4 60 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 60 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 57 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
6 50 (0.37%) SAP CO
6 50 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
7 46 (0.34%) Magento
8 44 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
8 44 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 38 (0.28%) NetSuite
10 37 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
11 36 (0.27%) SAP ERP
11 36 (0.27%) SAP HCM
12 35 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
13 34 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
14 32 (0.24%) SAP R/3
15 31 (0.23%) SAP PP
16 30 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 373 (2.75%) SaaS
2 333 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
3 288 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 248 (1.83%) Office 365
5 129 (0.95%) IaaS
6 114 (0.84%) PaaS
7 96 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
8 74 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
9 59 (0.43%) Google Analytics
10 49 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
11 40 (0.29%) GitHub
12 27 (0.20%) Force.com
13 19 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
14 17 (0.13%) G Suite
15 16 (0.12%) Amazon S3
15 16 (0.12%) Trello
16 15 (0.11%) Taleo
17 14 (0.10%) Google Tag Manager
17 14 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 13 (0.096%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 484 (3.57%) Firewall
2 323 (2.38%) WAN
3 302 (2.23%) LAN
4 235 (1.73%) DNS
5 221 (1.63%) Internet
6 214 (1.58%) SAN
7 169 (1.25%) VPN
8 168 (1.24%) VoIP
9 162 (1.19%) Network Security
9 162 (1.19%) TCP/IP
10 152 (1.12%) Wireless
11 137 (1.01%) Intranet
12 135 (1.00%) DHCP
13 96 (0.71%) VLAN
14 91 (0.67%) HTTP
15 83 (0.61%) MPLS
15 83 (0.61%) Skype
16 77 (0.57%) Unified Communications
16 77 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
17 71 (0.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1003 (7.39%) SQL Server
2 338 (2.49%) Big Data
3 304 (2.24%) MySQL
4 259 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
5 247 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 243 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 189 (1.39%) Relational Database
8 109 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 103 (0.76%) GIS
10 87 (0.64%) DB2
11 85 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 84 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
13 73 (0.54%) Hadoop
14 72 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
15 71 (0.52%) QlikView
16 69 (0.51%) Oracle Database
17 63 (0.46%) SAP HANA
18 62 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
19 61 (0.45%) RDBMS
20 60 (0.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 427 (3.15%) JIRA
2 199 (1.47%) Git (software)
3 137 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 125 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 119 (0.88%) Subversion
6 104 (0.77%) Selenium
7 96 (0.71%) Visual Studio
8 48 (0.35%) Eclipse
9 44 (0.32%) Cucumber
9 44 (0.32%) Maven
10 38 (0.28%) Oracle Forms
11 37 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 36 (0.27%) HP UFT
12 36 (0.27%) TeamCity
13 28 (0.21%) Axure RP
13 28 (0.21%) Hudson
14 27 (0.20%) JUnit
15 26 (0.19%) Appium
16 25 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
17 24 (0.18%) Grunt
General
1 4535 (33.43%) Finance
2 1211 (8.93%) Retail
3 1028 (7.58%) Banking
4 902 (6.65%) Marketing
5 882 (6.50%) Telecoms
6 480 (3.54%) Legal
7 458 (3.38%) Manufacturing
8 228 (1.68%) Advertising
9 221 (1.63%) Back Office
10 220 (1.62%) Law
11 205 (1.51%) Publishing
12 167 (1.23%) Investment Banking
13 164 (1.21%) Front Office
14 137 (1.01%) Billing
15 125 (0.92%) Electronics
16 124 (0.91%) Financial Institution
17 111 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
18 103 (0.76%) French Language
19 101 (0.74%) Games
20 100 (0.74%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4368 (32.20%) Project Manager
2 1914 (14.11%) Analyst
3 1234 (9.10%) IT Manager
4 926 (6.83%) Business Analyst
5 890 (6.56%) Consultant
6 844 (6.22%) Developer
7 832 (6.13%) Senior Manager
8 779 (5.74%) IT Project Manager
9 733 (5.40%) Architect
10 687 (5.06%) Senior Project Manager
11 425 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
12 396 (2.92%) Software Project Manager
13 373 (2.75%) Programme Manager
14 369 (2.72%) Agile Project Manager
14 369 (2.72%) Technical Manager
15 361 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
16 333 (2.45%) Delivery Manager
17 311 (2.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
18 296 (2.18%) Business Manager
19 289 (2.13%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 904 (6.66%) .NET
2 813 (5.99%) HTML
3 597 (4.40%) CSS
4 386 (2.85%) Web Services
5 369 (2.72%) XML
6 275 (2.03%) AngularJS
7 242 (1.78%) ASP.NET
8 217 (1.60%) jQuery
9 179 (1.32%) HTML5
10 146 (1.08%) Middleware
11 133 (0.98%) SOAP
12 129 (0.95%) REST
13 116 (0.86%) React
14 111 (0.82%) .NET Framework
15 86 (0.63%) Ember.js
16 83 (0.61%) CSS3
17 77 (0.57%) RESTful
18 76 (0.56%) Spring
19 71 (0.52%) J2EE
20 65 (0.48%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1485 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
2 775 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 701 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 650 (4.79%) Computer Science
5 472 (3.48%) User Experience
6 413 (3.04%) PMI
7 221 (1.63%) Virtual Team
8 175 (1.29%) Mobile App
9 171 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
10 151 (1.11%) Driving Licence
11 140 (1.03%) Fintech
12 121 (0.89%) Social Media
13 110 (0.81%) NHS
14 102 (0.75%) Replication
15 96 (0.71%) Derivative
16 94 (0.69%) FMCG
17 85 (0.63%) CMDB
18 83 (0.61%) iPad
19 82 (0.60%) Fixed Income
20 69 (0.51%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 949 (7.00%) Windows
2 593 (4.37%) Linux
3 404 (2.98%) Windows Server
4 376 (2.77%) Unix
5 248 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 185 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 127 (0.94%) Apple iOS
8 116 (0.86%) Android
9 113 (0.83%) Windows 7
10 91 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 77 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 74 (0.55%) Windows 10
13 69 (0.51%) Solaris
14 54 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 32 (0.24%) Ubuntu
16 29 (0.21%) SUSE
17 18 (0.13%) AIX
17 18 (0.13%) Debian
18 16 (0.12%) Mac OS X
19 13 (0.096%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4228 (31.17%) Agile Software Development
2 3520 (25.95%) PRINCE2
3 2297 (16.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 1633 (12.04%) ITIL
5 1402 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 1286 (9.48%) Scrum
7 1166 (8.60%) SDLC
8 1146 (8.45%) Change Management
9 1081 (7.97%) Waterfall
10 1015 (7.48%) CRM
11 849 (6.26%) Service Delivery
12 817 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 795 (5.86%) Risk Management
14 761 (5.61%) Programme Management
15 757 (5.58%) Mentoring
16 744 (5.48%) Line Management
17 731 (5.39%) Service Management
18 677 (4.99%) E-Commerce
19 648 (4.78%) Business Intelligence
20 646 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1384 (10.20%) SQL
2 828 (6.10%) Java
3 714 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 702 (5.18%) C#
5 322 (2.37%) PHP
6 308 (2.27%) C
7 253 (1.87%) Python
8 187 (1.38%) Perl
9 153 (1.13%) C++
10 151 (1.11%) PowerShell
11 138 (1.02%) T-SQL
12 136 (1.00%) VB.NET
13 92 (0.68%) PL/SQL
14 91 (0.67%) Bash Shell
15 86 (0.63%) VBA
16 82 (0.60%) VB
17 71 (0.52%) ABAP
18 63 (0.46%) Shell Script
19 56 (0.41%) Ruby
20 53 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 2468 (18.19%) Degree
2 847 (6.24%) PMP
3 833 (6.14%) PMI Certification
4 534 (3.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 424 (3.13%) Security Cleared
6 336 (2.48%) ISEB
7 284 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
8 279 (2.06%) APMP
9 268 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 253 (1.87%) SC Cleared
11 211 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 166 (1.22%) CISSP
13 145 (1.07%) CCNA
13 145 (1.07%) MCSE
14 133 (0.98%) CCNP
15 132 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
16 110 (0.81%) DV Cleared
17 108 (0.80%) CISM
18 102 (0.75%) ISTQB
19 90 (0.66%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 899 (6.63%) QA
2 285 (2.10%) SLA
3 203 (1.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 147 (1.08%) PCI DSS
5 124 (0.91%) MiFID
6 77 (0.57%) COBIT
7 61 (0.45%) Data Quality
8 60 (0.44%) ISO 9001
9 35 (0.26%) EMIR
9 35 (0.26%) PMBOK
10 32 (0.24%) P3O
11 26 (0.19%) GDPR
12 25 (0.18%) ISO 14001
13 23 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 17 (0.13%) ISO 9000
15 15 (0.11%) GAMP
16 14 (0.10%) JSP 440
17 13 (0.096%) FATCA
18 11 (0.081%) HL7
18 11 (0.081%) ISO22301
System Software
1 404 (2.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 377 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 185 (1.36%) Hyper-V
4 93 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
5 59 (0.43%) vSphere
6 50 (0.37%) XenApp
7 44 (0.32%) VMware ESX
8 30 (0.22%) Firmware
9 27 (0.20%) Terminal Services
10 24 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
11 23 (0.17%) XenDesktop
12 20 (0.15%) XenServer
13 19 (0.14%) Docker
14 18 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
15 16 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 14 (0.10%) NFS
16 14 (0.10%) vCloud
17 10 (0.074%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 10 (0.074%) Xen
18 9 (0.066%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 121 (0.89%) Puppet
2 91 (0.67%) SCCM
3 63 (0.46%) SCVMM
4 62 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (0.40%) NetBackup
6 53 (0.39%) SCOM
7 48 (0.35%) Nagios
8 40 (0.29%) Ansible
9 35 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
10 31 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
11 28 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
12 27 (0.20%) WSUS
13 26 (0.19%) Red Hat Satellite
14 23 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
15 20 (0.15%) Control-M
16 19 (0.14%) OpenView
17 17 (0.13%) AirWatch
18 16 (0.12%) SELinux
19 15 (0.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
20 14 (0.10%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1979 (14.59%) Microsoft
2 859 (6.33%) Oracle
3 818 (6.03%) SAP
4 640 (4.72%) VMware
5 601 (4.43%) Cisco
6 369 (2.72%) HP
7 307 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
8 222 (1.64%) Citrix
9 190 (1.40%) CheckPoint
10 177 (1.30%) IBM
11 168 (1.24%) Juniper
12 127 (0.94%) Google
13 126 (0.93%) EMC
14 122 (0.90%) NetApp
15 114 (0.84%) Red Hat
16 106 (0.78%) Tableau
17 83 (0.61%) F5
18 78 (0.58%) Adobe
19 71 (0.52%) Palo Alto
20 70 (0.52%) ServiceNow
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