The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 19 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 12106 10281 10872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 9.86% 9.09% 8.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.27% 11.53% 11.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9193 8060 9040
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98637 89146 96305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.36% 78.84% 76.59%
Number of salaries quoted 79209 73162 81821
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +2 11341 £50,000 - 1418
London 0 5097 £57,500 - 637
South East +1 2364 £49,000 +8.88% 269
City of London +1 1340 £60,000 - 197
Yorkshire +5 908 £42,500 -1.16% 63
East of England +4 770 £47,500 +5.55% 89
North West +11 734 £42,500 +0.59% 104
West Yorkshire +8 697 £42,500 -5.55% 50
Berkshire +5 570 £52,500 +16.66% 58
Surrey -3 521 £50,000 - 45
Leeds +6 515 £45,000 +2.27% 36
South West +6 511 £47,125 +19.30% 111
West Midlands +1 488 £50,000 +17.64% 78
Manchester +12 450 £42,500 +6.25% 57
Hampshire +4 407 £45,000 +2.27% 47
East Midlands -5 347 £47,000 +4.44% 43
Scotland +4 345 £45,500 -4.21% 54
Buckinghamshire +5 227 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Cambridgeshire +12 223 £47,500 +11.11% 29
Reading -4 203 £55,000 +29.41% 24
Birmingham +1 198 £51,250 +2.50% 29
Hertfordshire 0 198 £46,750 -6.50% 21
Bristol +16 185 £45,000 +5.88% 31
Cheshire +8 185 £43,000 -1.71% 19
West Sussex +4 179 £50,000 +5.26% 16
Oxfordshire -6 169 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Edinburgh -2 159 £50,000 +4.71% 16
Bedfordshire +13 158 £47,500 +5.55% 13
Cambridge +14 144 £42,500 - 22
Wiltshire +3 143 £47,750 +19.37% 24

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 7415 (34.01%) Finance
2 5744 (26.34%) PRINCE2
3 3774 (17.31%) Degree
4 3347 (15.35%) Microsoft
5 2719 (12.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 2680 (12.29%) SQL
7 2517 (11.54%) MS Excel
8 2442 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
9 2368 (10.86%) ITIL
10 2236 (10.25%) Business Analysis
11 1986 (9.11%) Scrum
12 1967 (9.02%) Windows
13 1884 (8.64%) SQL Server
14 1876 (8.60%) Retail
15 1866 (8.56%) .NET
16 1770 (8.12%) Change Management
17 1700 (7.80%) Oracle
18 1699 (7.79%) SAP
19 1668 (7.65%) Banking
20 1631 (7.48%) Marketing
21 1542 (7.07%) Java
22 1507 (6.91%) MS Project
23 1442 (6.61%) E-Commerce
24 1401 (6.43%) Telecoms
25 1352 (6.20%) Service Delivery
26 1329 (6.09%) CRM
27 1306 (5.99%) HTML
27 1306 (5.99%) Waterfall
28 1291 (5.92%) C#
29 1272 (5.83%) Business Intelligence

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1039 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 436 (2.00%) CMS
3 394 (1.81%) MS Exchange
4 350 (1.61%) IIS
5 313 (1.44%) Apache
6 210 (0.96%) Tomcat
7 177 (0.81%) SAS
8 175 (0.80%) WebSphere
9 172 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 170 (0.78%) Lync
11 163 (0.75%) Drupal
12 143 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
13 106 (0.49%) MS Project Server
13 106 (0.49%) WebLogic
14 101 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
15 87 (0.40%) NetWeaver
16 79 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
17 75 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
18 73 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
19 64 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 2517 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 1507 (6.91%) MS Project
3 1228 (5.63%) MS Office
4 605 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 544 (2.49%) MS Visio
6 139 (0.64%) Photoshop
7 68 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
8 63 (0.29%) SPSS
9 49 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
10 22 (0.10%) InfoPath
10 22 (0.10%) FastStats
11 21 (0.096%) Niku Workbench
12 19 (0.087%) AutoCAD
13 17 (0.078%) OmniGraffle
14 13 (0.060%) InDesign
14 13 (0.060%) Fireworks
15 11 (0.050%) Open Workbench
15 11 (0.050%) PowerPivot
16 9 (0.041%) Acrobat
17 8 (0.037%) ArcInfo
Business Applications
1 228 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 169 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 160 (0.73%) SAP CO
4 157 (0.72%) Google Analytics
5 150 (0.69%) SAP SD
6 149 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
7 124 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
8 121 (0.55%) Magento
9 117 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
10 114 (0.52%) SAP SCM
11 113 (0.52%) SAP MM
12 103 (0.47%) SAP CRM
13 77 (0.35%) SAP PP
14 74 (0.34%) SAP BPC
15 65 (0.30%) Oracle General Ledger
15 65 (0.30%) SAP APO
16 64 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
17 63 (0.29%) SAP HR
18 57 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
19 52 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 344 (1.58%) SaaS
2 106 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 88 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 80 (0.37%) Office 365
5 66 (0.30%) IaaS
6 63 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 45 (0.21%) PaaS
8 38 (0.17%) Google Apps
8 38 (0.17%) Basecamp
9 29 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
10 28 (0.13%) Force.com
11 19 (0.087%) GitHub
12 16 (0.073%) Taleo
13 13 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
14 5 (0.023%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.023%) Amazon SQS
15 3 (0.014%) MailChimp
16 2 (0.009%) LucidChart
16 2 (0.009%) Amazon S3
17 1 (0.005%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 612 (2.81%) Internet
2 551 (2.53%) Firewall
3 525 (2.41%) LAN
4 518 (2.38%) WAN
5 417 (1.91%) SAN
6 339 (1.55%) TCP/IP
7 326 (1.50%) DNS
8 240 (1.10%) VoIP
9 237 (1.09%) VPN
10 220 (1.01%) Intranet
11 206 (0.94%) MPLS
12 196 (0.90%) Wireless
13 163 (0.75%) DHCP
14 145 (0.66%) LDAP
15 132 (0.61%) Unified Communications
16 130 (0.60%) Network Security
16 130 (0.60%) HTTP
17 109 (0.50%) NAS
18 102 (0.47%) 4G
19 100 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1884 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 647 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
3 543 (2.49%) MySQL
4 489 (2.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 447 (2.05%) Relational Database
6 414 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 317 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 285 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 244 (1.12%) Oracle Database
10 172 (0.79%) SAP BW
11 156 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
12 150 (0.69%) QlikView
13 149 (0.68%) Big Data
14 144 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
15 138 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
16 135 (0.62%) DB2
17 132 (0.61%) RDBMS
18 124 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
19 118 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
20 114 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 397 (1.82%) JIRA
2 279 (1.28%) Visual Studio
3 227 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 206 (0.94%) Subversion
5 159 (0.73%) Git (software)
6 107 (0.49%) Eclipse
7 97 (0.44%) Selenium
8 94 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
9 77 (0.35%) Maven
10 74 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
11 68 (0.31%) JUnit
12 66 (0.30%) Ant
13 59 (0.27%) NUnit
14 57 (0.26%) Jenkins
15 51 (0.23%) Bitbucket
16 34 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
17 29 (0.13%) LoadRunner
18 28 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 28 (0.13%) Xcode
19 25 (0.11%) Toad
General
1 7415 (34.01%) Finance
2 1876 (8.60%) Retail
3 1668 (7.65%) Banking
4 1631 (7.48%) Marketing
5 1401 (6.43%) Telecoms
6 674 (3.09%) Manufacturing
7 569 (2.61%) Legal
8 426 (1.95%) Advertising
9 367 (1.68%) Back Office
10 358 (1.64%) Games
11 347 (1.59%) Investment Banking
12 322 (1.48%) Publishing
13 301 (1.38%) Law
14 291 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 254 (1.16%) Billing
16 245 (1.12%) Front Office
17 197 (0.90%) Financial Institution
18 161 (0.74%) Retail Banking
19 142 (0.65%) Electronics
20 131 (0.60%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7243 (33.22%) Project Manager
2 3044 (13.96%) Analyst
3 1860 (8.53%) Business Analyst
4 1852 (8.49%) Consultant
5 1584 (7.26%) Developer
6 1100 (5.04%) Senior Manager
7 974 (4.47%) Architect
8 834 (3.82%) Senior Project Manager
9 743 (3.41%) IT Project Manager
10 633 (2.90%) Programme Manager
11 604 (2.77%) Technical Manager
12 525 (2.41%) Service Manager
13 519 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
14 481 (2.21%) Agile Project Manager
15 476 (2.18%) Development Manager
16 451 (2.07%) Business Manager
17 443 (2.03%) Technical Project Manager
18 392 (1.80%) Delivery Manager
19 367 (1.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
20 366 (1.68%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1866 (8.56%) .NET
2 1306 (5.99%) HTML
3 947 (4.34%) CSS
4 901 (4.13%) XML
5 666 (3.05%) ASP.NET
6 596 (2.73%) Web Services
7 463 (2.12%) jQuery
8 397 (1.82%) J2EE
9 338 (1.55%) HTML5
10 285 (1.31%) Middleware
11 257 (1.18%) Ajax
12 227 (1.04%) .NET Framework
13 217 (1.00%) Spring
14 180 (0.83%) XSLT
15 176 (0.81%) SOAP
16 165 (0.76%) WCF
17 162 (0.74%) LAMP
18 159 (0.73%) JSON
19 153 (0.70%) JSP
20 147 (0.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1190 (5.46%) Management Information System
2 885 (4.06%) Computer Science
3 574 (2.63%) PMI
4 495 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 471 (2.16%) Mobile App
6 389 (1.78%) Social Media
7 300 (1.38%) Mathematics
8 280 (1.28%) FMCG
9 274 (1.26%) Open Source
10 259 (1.19%) Digital Media
11 233 (1.07%) Derivative
12 188 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 179 (0.82%) Equities
14 172 (0.79%) Statistics
15 160 (0.73%) Fixed Income
16 152 (0.70%) Visualisation
17 148 (0.68%) Hedge funds
18 144 (0.66%) Data Integration
19 132 (0.61%) Client/Server
20 128 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1967 (9.02%) Windows
2 957 (4.39%) Linux
3 672 (3.08%) UNIX
4 360 (1.65%) Apple iOS
5 342 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 327 (1.50%) Android
7 261 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 222 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
9 210 (0.96%) Windows 7
10 133 (0.61%) Solaris
11 119 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 91 (0.42%) AIX
13 76 (0.35%) Windows XP
14 75 (0.34%) Windows 8
15 40 (0.18%) Mac OS X
16 39 (0.18%) Ubuntu
17 29 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
18 28 (0.13%) SUSE
19 23 (0.11%) Windows Vista
20 22 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5744 (26.34%) PRINCE2
2 2719 (12.47%) Stakeholder Management
3 2442 (11.20%) Agile Software Development
4 2368 (10.86%) ITIL
5 2236 (10.25%) Business Analysis
6 1986 (9.11%) Scrum
7 1770 (8.12%) Change Management
8 1442 (6.61%) E-Commerce
9 1352 (6.20%) Service Delivery
10 1329 (6.09%) CRM
11 1306 (5.99%) Waterfall
12 1272 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
13 1238 (5.68%) Risk Management
14 1050 (4.82%) Programme Management
15 888 (4.07%) Service Management
16 884 (4.05%) Continuous Improvement
17 881 (4.04%) ERP
18 843 (3.87%) Project Planning
19 811 (3.72%) Analytics
20 791 (3.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2680 (12.29%) SQL
2 1542 (7.07%) Java
3 1291 (5.92%) C#
4 1061 (4.87%) JavaScript
5 631 (2.89%) PHP
6 488 (2.24%) T-SQL
7 469 (2.15%) C++
8 408 (1.87%) C
9 281 (1.29%) VB.NET
10 279 (1.28%) Python
11 257 (1.18%) Perl
12 224 (1.03%) VB
13 169 (0.78%) PL/SQL
14 146 (0.67%) VBA
14 146 (0.67%) Ruby
15 120 (0.55%) PowerShell
16 116 (0.53%) ABAP
17 96 (0.44%) Shell Script
17 96 (0.44%) Objective-C
18 82 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3774 (17.31%) Degree
2 1186 (5.44%) PMI Certification
3 847 (3.88%) PMP
4 843 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 700 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 556 (2.55%) Security Cleared
7 545 (2.50%) ISEB
8 399 (1.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 387 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
10 365 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
11 319 (1.46%) SC Cleared
12 244 (1.12%) CISSP
13 235 (1.08%) CCNA
14 194 (0.89%) MCSE
15 185 (0.85%) CCNP
16 166 (0.76%) APMP
17 151 (0.69%) CISA
18 142 (0.65%) MBA
19 133 (0.61%) CISM
20 107 (0.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1261 (5.78%) QA
2 469 (2.15%) SLA
3 292 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 235 (1.08%) ISO 9001
5 171 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 118 (0.54%) COBIT
7 108 (0.50%) Data Quality
8 88 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 67 (0.31%) EMIR
10 54 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
11 51 (0.23%) P3O
12 34 (0.16%) ISO 9000
13 31 (0.14%) JSP 440
14 29 (0.13%) MiFID
15 18 (0.083%) COREP
16 17 (0.078%) GPG13
17 16 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 20000
18 15 (0.069%) ISO 8583
18 15 (0.069%) FATCA
19 14 (0.064%) TickIT
System Software
1 615 (2.82%) Active Directory
2 552 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 215 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 131 (0.60%) vSphere
5 105 (0.48%) XenApp
6 61 (0.28%) VMware ESX
7 55 (0.25%) XenDesktop
8 48 (0.22%) Terminal Services
9 38 (0.17%) XenServer
9 38 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
10 37 (0.17%) NFS
11 30 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
12 28 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
13 13 (0.060%) KVM
14 11 (0.050%) VMware Server
14 11 (0.050%) Xen
14 11 (0.050%) Terminal Server
15 10 (0.046%) UAG
16 8 (0.037%) Varnish
16 8 (0.037%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 137 (0.63%) SCCM
2 111 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 87 (0.40%) SCOM
4 54 (0.25%) Tivoli
5 50 (0.23%) Puppet
6 47 (0.22%) OpenView
7 41 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
8 39 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 36 (0.17%) Nagios
10 22 (0.10%) WSUS
11 21 (0.096%) NetBackup
12 20 (0.092%) Backup Exec
12 20 (0.092%) EMC NetWorker
13 18 (0.083%) CFEngine
14 17 (0.078%) NSN NetAct
14 17 (0.078%) McAfee ePO
14 17 (0.078%) Control-M
15 14 (0.064%) Netcool
16 12 (0.055%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 11 (0.050%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 3347 (15.35%) Microsoft
2 1700 (7.80%) Oracle
3 1699 (7.79%) SAP
4 779 (3.57%) Cisco
5 771 (3.54%) VMware
6 449 (2.06%) IBM
7 426 (1.95%) Citrix
8 409 (1.88%) HP
9 326 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
10 307 (1.41%) Google
11 246 (1.13%) Business Objects
12 217 (1.00%) Cognos
13 187 (0.86%) CheckPoint
14 180 (0.83%) Adobe
14 180 (0.83%) EMC
15 150 (0.69%) Red Hat
16 146 (0.67%) Juniper
17 138 (0.63%) NetApp
18 133 (0.61%) Informatica
19 132 (0.61%) Siebel
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Salary negotiable based upon experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + Company Car and Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Fleet, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension, health
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, healthcare, 25 days holiday
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
UK
Montash
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Incisive Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + pension, benefits, negotiable
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + benfits & training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Stock
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + On application
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £300 - £350 per day + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago