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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 18 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 8705 10437 11347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.72% 9.77% 9.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.93% 11.31% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6936 7982 8597
Median salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £47,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
-2.12% -

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
87668 92318 100837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.86% 86.37% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 73071 74999 82059
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 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 May 2016 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 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 8060 £52,500 +5.00% 966
London -2 3559 £60,000 +4.34% 402
South East -5 1533 £50,000 +5.26% 198
West Midlands -4 573 £42,500 -14.14% 58
East of England +3 572 £50,000 +5.26% 49
North West -1 559 £45,000 +5.88% 75
City of London -6 504 £62,500 +4.16% 110
Yorkshire -5 469 £42,500 -5.55% 60
Berkshire -6 462 £55,000 - 56
South West +1 423 £42,500 -5.55% 67
Manchester +2 341 £42,500 - 44
West Yorkshire -9 335 £43,000 -4.44% 43
Surrey -9 327 £52,500 +5.00% 32
Scotland -5 302 £47,500 - 35
Hampshire +1 290 £45,000 - 37
Leeds -5 264 £43,000 - 34
East Midlands -5 263 £50,000 +5.26% 28
Birmingham -1 224 £45,000 -10.00% 20
Hertfordshire +4 195 £50,000 -9.09% 19
Edinburgh -2 155 £50,500 +12.22% 14
Oxfordshire -11 146 £52,500 +31.25% 17
Bristol -5 135 £41,000 -18.00% 26
Reading -21 126 £55,000 - 23
Essex +2 120 £45,000 +7.14% 4
Glasgow -11 120 £45,000 -7.21% 13
Cambridgeshire -14 118 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Nottinghamshire 0 116 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Wales +4 114 £42,500 -5.55% 20
Cheshire +9 104 £42,750 +0.58% 12
South Wales +2 98 £45,000 - 16

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, 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 5942 (34.05%) Finance
2 4954 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4641 (26.60%) PRINCE2
4 3218 (18.44%) Degree
5 2898 (16.61%) Microsoft
6 2555 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 2265 (12.98%) ITIL
8 2178 (12.48%) MS Excel
9 2160 (12.38%) SQL
10 2026 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
11 1811 (10.38%) Business Analysis
12 1683 (9.65%) Scrum
13 1632 (9.35%) SQL Server
14 1602 (9.18%) Retail
15 1526 (8.75%) Change Management
16 1473 (8.44%) SDLC
17 1362 (7.81%) Windows
18 1332 (7.63%) Oracle
19 1295 (7.42%) .NET
20 1292 (7.40%) CRM
21 1247 (7.15%) Banking
22 1190 (6.82%) MS Office
23 1172 (6.72%) Waterfall
24 1165 (6.68%) PMI Certification
25 1161 (6.65%) Marketing
26 1153 (6.61%) SAP
27 1134 (6.50%) MS Project
28 1101 (6.31%) Risk Management
29 1092 (6.26%) Data Centre
30 1090 (6.25%) Management Information System

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
1 696 (3.99%) SharePoint
2 322 (1.85%) CMS
3 318 (1.82%) IIS
4 276 (1.58%) MS Exchange
5 167 (0.96%) Apache
6 166 (0.95%) Confluence
7 154 (0.88%) SAS
8 132 (0.76%) Tomcat
9 126 (0.72%) WebSphere
10 120 (0.69%) Node.js
11 109 (0.62%) Skype for Business
12 100 (0.57%) Drupal
13 97 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
14 96 (0.55%) JBoss
15 90 (0.52%) WordPress
16 78 (0.45%) MS Project Server
17 75 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
18 72 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
19 48 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
20 47 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2178 (12.48%) MS Excel
2 1190 (6.82%) MS Office
3 1134 (6.50%) MS Project
4 511 (2.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 502 (2.88%) MS Visio
6 74 (0.42%) Photoshop
7 73 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
8 66 (0.38%) SPSS
9 36 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 23 (0.13%) Acrobat
11 19 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
12 16 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 15 (0.086%) AutoCAD
14 12 (0.069%) Adobe After Effects
15 10 (0.057%) InDesign
16 9 (0.052%) Adobe Captivate
17 8 (0.046%) Open Workbench
18 7 (0.040%) FrameMaker
18 7 (0.040%) RoboHelp
18 7 (0.040%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 322 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 130 (0.75%) SAP ERP
3 114 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 99 (0.57%) SAP FI
5 87 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 82 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
7 77 (0.44%) SAP CO
8 75 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
9 66 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
10 60 (0.34%) SAP SD
11 59 (0.34%) Magento
12 55 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 53 (0.30%) Markit EDM
13 53 (0.30%) SAP MM
14 50 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
15 48 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
16 47 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
17 42 (0.24%) thinkFolio
18 41 (0.23%) SAP Retail
19 37 (0.21%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 543 (3.11%) SaaS
2 348 (1.99%) Office 365
3 340 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
4 283 (1.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 187 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
6 139 (0.80%) IaaS
7 134 (0.77%) PaaS
8 119 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
9 59 (0.34%) Amazon S3
10 57 (0.33%) Google Analytics
11 56 (0.32%) GitHub
12 55 (0.32%) Force.com
13 28 (0.16%) Heroku
14 24 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
15 23 (0.13%) AdWords
16 21 (0.12%) Trello
17 18 (0.10%) Google Apps
18 12 (0.069%) Mimecast
18 12 (0.069%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 11 (0.063%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 534 (3.06%) Firewall
2 502 (2.88%) LAN
3 474 (2.72%) WAN
4 321 (1.84%) Internet
5 284 (1.63%) DNS
6 264 (1.51%) TCP/IP
7 256 (1.47%) VoIP
8 250 (1.43%) SAN
9 216 (1.24%) Network Security
10 202 (1.16%) Wireless
11 200 (1.15%) VPN
12 189 (1.08%) DHCP
13 162 (0.93%) Intranet
14 149 (0.85%) Unified Communications
15 128 (0.73%) MPLS
16 108 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
17 106 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
18 105 (0.60%) BGP
19 88 (0.50%) HTTP
20 87 (0.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1632 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 466 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 410 (2.35%) Relational Database
4 405 (2.32%) Data Warehouse
5 391 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 382 (2.19%) Big Data
7 340 (1.95%) MySQL
8 238 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 194 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 167 (0.96%) Oracle Database
11 161 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
12 157 (0.90%) RDBMS
13 152 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 125 (0.72%) SAP HANA
15 119 (0.68%) DB2
16 107 (0.61%) QlikView
17 101 (0.58%) GIS
17 101 (0.58%) Hadoop
18 76 (0.44%) Data Mining
19 69 (0.40%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 570 (3.27%) JIRA
2 300 (1.72%) Git (software)
3 251 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 200 (1.15%) Subversion
4 200 (1.15%) Visual Studio
5 100 (0.57%) Jenkins
6 89 (0.51%) Selenium
7 59 (0.34%) Maven
8 52 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 52 (0.30%) Mercurial
9 48 (0.28%) Eclipse
10 47 (0.27%) Cucumber
10 47 (0.27%) JUnit
11 41 (0.23%) Ant
12 37 (0.21%) PHPUnit
13 36 (0.21%) NUnit
14 32 (0.18%) HP UFT
14 32 (0.18%) Hudson
15 31 (0.18%) Axure RP
15 31 (0.18%) gulp
General
1 5942 (34.05%) Finance
2 1602 (9.18%) Retail
3 1247 (7.15%) Banking
4 1161 (6.65%) Marketing
5 986 (5.65%) Telecoms
6 745 (4.27%) Manufacturing
7 611 (3.50%) Legal
8 399 (2.29%) Law
9 362 (2.07%) Advertising
10 350 (2.01%) Back Office
11 333 (1.91%) Investment Banking
12 264 (1.51%) Games
13 232 (1.33%) Electronics
14 225 (1.29%) Front Office
15 213 (1.22%) Publishing
16 204 (1.17%) Billing
17 157 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
18 132 (0.76%) Automotive
19 124 (0.71%) Financial Institution
20 98 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5783 (33.14%) Project Manager
2 2570 (14.73%) Analyst
3 1396 (8.00%) IT Manager
4 1334 (7.65%) Business Analyst
5 1275 (7.31%) Consultant
6 1192 (6.83%) Developer
7 1014 (5.81%) Senior Manager
8 989 (5.67%) IT Project Manager
9 788 (4.52%) Senior Project Manager
10 692 (3.97%) Architect
11 680 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
12 593 (3.40%) Software Project Manager
13 540 (3.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 532 (3.05%) Agile Project Manager
15 465 (2.66%) Programme Manager
16 437 (2.50%) Technical Manager
17 432 (2.48%) Development Manager
18 386 (2.21%) Delivery Manager
19 361 (2.07%) Solutions Architect
20 351 (2.01%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1295 (7.42%) .NET
2 939 (5.38%) HTML
3 730 (4.18%) CSS
4 628 (3.60%) Web Services
5 500 (2.87%) XML
6 458 (2.62%) jQuery
7 453 (2.60%) ASP.NET
8 245 (1.40%) AngularJS
9 224 (1.28%) HTML5
10 194 (1.11%) Middleware
11 161 (0.92%) SOAP
12 157 (0.90%) .NET Framework
13 149 (0.85%) J2EE
14 147 (0.84%) Spring
15 146 (0.84%) CSS3
16 136 (0.78%) REST
17 131 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 127 (0.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 123 (0.70%) Ajax
20 113 (0.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2026 (11.61%) Analytical Skills
2 1092 (6.26%) Data Centre
3 1090 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 814 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 560 (3.21%) User Experience
6 449 (2.57%) PMI
7 349 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 301 (1.73%) Mobile App
9 204 (1.17%) FMCG
10 190 (1.09%) Mathematics
11 178 (1.02%) Social Media
12 168 (0.96%) Fintech
13 165 (0.95%) Driving Licence
14 158 (0.91%) Visualisation
15 149 (0.85%) Life Science
16 134 (0.77%) NHS
17 123 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 112 (0.64%) Derivative
19 110 (0.63%) Data Integration
20 103 (0.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1362 (7.81%) Windows
2 726 (4.16%) Linux
3 594 (3.40%) Windows Server
4 452 (2.59%) Unix
5 273 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 268 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 163 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 160 (0.92%) Android
9 153 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 118 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 112 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
12 92 (0.53%) Windows 8
13 71 (0.41%) Solaris
14 69 (0.40%) Windows 10
15 53 (0.30%) AIX
16 43 (0.25%) Debian
17 41 (0.23%) Mac OS X
18 37 (0.21%) CentOS
19 25 (0.14%) Ubuntu
20 23 (0.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4954 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4641 (26.60%) PRINCE2
3 2555 (14.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2265 (12.98%) ITIL
5 1811 (10.38%) Business Analysis
6 1683 (9.65%) Scrum
7 1526 (8.75%) Change Management
8 1473 (8.44%) SDLC
9 1292 (7.40%) CRM
10 1172 (6.72%) Waterfall
11 1101 (6.31%) Risk Management
12 1040 (5.96%) Mentoring
13 1038 (5.95%) Service Delivery
14 1024 (5.87%) Continuous Improvement
15 1018 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
16 987 (5.66%) Line Management
17 941 (5.39%) Programme Management
18 890 (5.10%) E-Commerce
19 881 (5.05%) ERP
20 874 (5.01%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2160 (12.38%) SQL
2 1079 (6.18%) C#
3 1013 (5.81%) Java
4 817 (4.68%) JavaScript
5 424 (2.43%) PHP
6 385 (2.21%) C
7 316 (1.81%) T-SQL
8 280 (1.60%) C++
9 268 (1.54%) Python
9 268 (1.54%) VB.NET
10 181 (1.04%) PowerShell
11 179 (1.03%) Perl
12 135 (0.77%) VB
13 103 (0.59%) Ruby
14 92 (0.53%) PL/SQL
15 78 (0.45%) Shell Script
16 73 (0.42%) Objective-C
17 70 (0.40%) Bash Shell
18 63 (0.36%) VBA
19 52 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3218 (18.44%) Degree
2 1165 (6.68%) PMI Certification
3 873 (5.00%) PMP
4 723 (4.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 550 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 485 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 454 (2.60%) ISEB
8 340 (1.95%) Cisco Certification
9 328 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 321 (1.84%) CISSP
11 301 (1.73%) APMP
12 300 (1.72%) SC Cleared
13 242 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
14 199 (1.14%) CCNP
15 165 (0.95%) CISM
16 154 (0.88%) CCNA
17 141 (0.81%) MCSE
18 132 (0.76%) CISA
19 99 (0.57%) ISTQB
20 96 (0.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 982 (5.63%) QA
2 352 (2.02%) SLA
3 288 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 211 (1.21%) PCI DSS
5 148 (0.85%) Data Quality
6 140 (0.80%) COBIT
7 108 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 97 (0.56%) ISO 9001
9 70 (0.40%) MiFID
9 70 (0.40%) PMBOK
10 60 (0.34%) EMIR
11 40 (0.23%) HL7
12 39 (0.22%) P3O
13 31 (0.18%) FATCA
14 29 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 28 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
16 20 (0.11%) GAAP
17 19 (0.11%) COSO
17 19 (0.11%) JSP 440
18 18 (0.10%) ISO27002
System Software
1 638 (3.66%) Active Directory
2 499 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 188 (1.08%) Hyper-V
4 121 (0.69%) XenApp
5 73 (0.42%) vSphere
6 67 (0.38%) XenDesktop
7 51 (0.29%) Firmware
8 50 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
9 43 (0.25%) VMware ESX
10 42 (0.24%) Terminal Services
11 26 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 21 (0.12%) Docker
12 21 (0.12%) XenServer
13 20 (0.11%) BitLocker
14 18 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
15 16 (0.092%) KVM
15 16 (0.092%) Varnish
16 15 (0.086%) Xen
17 13 (0.075%) Forefront TMG
17 13 (0.075%) NFS
Systems Management
1 187 (1.07%) SCCM
2 135 (0.77%) SCOM
3 92 (0.53%) Nagios
4 86 (0.49%) Puppet
5 68 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
6 64 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
7 54 (0.31%) QRadar
8 44 (0.25%) SCVMM
9 43 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
10 41 (0.23%) Ansible
10 41 (0.23%) EdgeSight
11 36 (0.21%) Backup Exec
12 34 (0.19%) logstash
13 32 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
14 31 (0.18%) SCOrch
15 30 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
16 23 (0.13%) WSUS
17 20 (0.11%) Tivoli
18 18 (0.10%) Icinga
18 18 (0.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2898 (16.61%) Microsoft
2 1332 (7.63%) Oracle
3 1153 (6.61%) SAP
4 758 (4.34%) Cisco
5 751 (4.30%) VMware
6 464 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
7 414 (2.37%) Citrix
8 363 (2.08%) HP
9 337 (1.93%) IBM
10 175 (1.00%) Google
11 173 (0.99%) Juniper
12 163 (0.93%) CheckPoint
13 146 (0.84%) EMC
14 136 (0.78%) Hyperion
15 133 (0.76%) NetApp
16 126 (0.72%) ServiceNow
17 125 (0.72%) Adobe
18 109 (0.62%) Dell
19 101 (0.58%) Red Hat
20 97 (0.56%) Informatica
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
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Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
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Posted: Yesterday
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