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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 19 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 9046 11034 11861
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.78% 9.85% 9.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.02% 11.46% 11.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7199 8488 8972
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,350 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+1.09% -3.19%

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
90249 96307 103353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.63% 85.97% 85.30%
Number of salaries quoted 75115 77827 83349
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 £32,000 £30,500
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 2 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 2 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 -2 8376 £50,500 +1.00% 897
London -2 3661 £59,500 +3.47% 382
South East -8 1559 £50,000 +5.26% 157
East of England +5 635 £50,000 +5.26% 60
West Midlands +1 609 £43,000 -11.34% 54
North West 0 605 £42,500 - 76
City of London -7 542 £62,500 +4.16% 92
Yorkshire -5 478 £43,000 -2.27% 57
Berkshire -7 463 £55,000 - 39
South West -1 454 £42,500 -5.55% 58
Manchester +2 352 £45,000 +7.14% 48
West Yorkshire -9 332 £45,000 - 44
Surrey -12 331 £50,000 +5.26% 20
Scotland -2 317 £47,500 -2.06% 36
Hampshire +1 301 £45,000 +3.44% 27
Birmingham +5 274 £50,000 - 18
East Midlands -5 261 £48,875 +2.89% 29
Leeds -10 256 £43,596 +1.38% 31
Hertfordshire +12 251 £52,500 -4.54% 11
Edinburgh +3 172 £52,500 +16.66% 16
Reading -12 161 £52,500 -4.54% 5
Bristol -8 143 £42,500 -11.45% 19
Oxfordshire -10 140 £50,000 +25.00% 20
Cheshire +4 134 £42,500 - 14
Cambridgeshire -8 132 £50,000 +5.26% 23
Buckinghamshire -3 125 £47,500 +5.55% 17
Essex +2 123 £38,000 -14.60% 7
Glasgow -6 119 £43,625 -12.75% 11
Nottinghamshire -5 112 £52,500 +7.14% 10
Wales -3 98 £40,000 -5.88% 8

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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 6014 (33.90%) Finance
2 4954 (27.92%) Agile Software Development
3 4786 (26.98%) PRINCE2
4 3325 (18.74%) Degree
5 2956 (16.66%) Microsoft
6 2521 (14.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 2276 (12.83%) ITIL
8 2248 (12.67%) MS Excel
9 2196 (12.38%) SQL
10 2100 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
11 1868 (10.53%) Business Analysis
12 1642 (9.25%) Scrum
13 1627 (9.17%) SQL Server
14 1587 (8.94%) Change Management
15 1585 (8.93%) Retail
16 1527 (8.61%) SDLC
17 1366 (7.70%) Windows
18 1347 (7.59%) Oracle
19 1338 (7.54%) CRM
20 1309 (7.38%) .NET
21 1281 (7.22%) Banking
22 1252 (7.06%) MS Office
23 1211 (6.83%) Marketing
24 1209 (6.81%) SAP
25 1197 (6.75%) Waterfall
26 1177 (6.63%) PMI Certification
27 1163 (6.56%) MS Project
28 1161 (6.54%) Management Information System
29 1139 (6.42%) Risk Management
30 1086 (6.12%) Data Centre

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
1 699 (3.94%) SharePoint
2 328 (1.85%) CMS
3 300 (1.69%) IIS
4 291 (1.64%) MS Exchange
5 175 (0.99%) Apache
6 172 (0.97%) Confluence
7 140 (0.79%) SAS
8 130 (0.73%) Tomcat
9 124 (0.70%) Node.js
10 116 (0.65%) Skype for Business
11 110 (0.62%) JBoss
12 109 (0.61%) WebSphere
13 101 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
14 92 (0.52%) Drupal
15 90 (0.51%) WordPress
16 82 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
17 81 (0.46%) MS Project Server
18 69 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
19 48 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
20 47 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2248 (12.67%) MS Excel
2 1252 (7.06%) MS Office
3 1163 (6.56%) MS Project
4 550 (3.10%) MS Visio
5 540 (3.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 88 (0.50%) Photoshop
7 70 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
8 63 (0.36%) SPSS
9 45 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
10 23 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 21 (0.12%) Acrobat
12 19 (0.11%) AutoCAD
13 18 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
14 13 (0.073%) InDesign
15 12 (0.068%) Adobe After Effects
16 10 (0.056%) Adobe Captivate
17 8 (0.045%) Fireworks
17 8 (0.045%) FrameMaker
17 8 (0.045%) RoboHelp
17 8 (0.045%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 352 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 149 (0.84%) SAP ERP
3 127 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 108 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 104 (0.59%) SAP FI
6 79 (0.45%) SAP CO
7 77 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
8 75 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
9 71 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
10 65 (0.37%) Magento
11 59 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
12 58 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 57 (0.32%) SAP MM
14 54 (0.30%) thinkFolio
15 53 (0.30%) SAP SD
16 52 (0.29%) Markit EDM
17 49 (0.28%) SAP SCM
18 47 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
18 47 (0.26%) SAP Retail
19 38 (0.21%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 561 (3.16%) SaaS
2 330 (1.86%) Office 365
3 327 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
4 284 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 174 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
6 135 (0.76%) IaaS
7 122 (0.69%) PaaS
8 106 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
9 63 (0.36%) Force.com
10 56 (0.32%) Google Analytics
11 54 (0.30%) GitHub
12 47 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 28 (0.16%) Heroku
14 23 (0.13%) AdWords
15 22 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
16 18 (0.10%) Google Apps
17 17 (0.096%) Trello
18 14 (0.079%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 11 (0.062%) Basecamp
19 11 (0.062%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 530 (2.99%) Firewall
2 516 (2.91%) LAN
3 486 (2.74%) WAN
4 322 (1.81%) Internet
5 285 (1.61%) DNS
6 267 (1.50%) TCP/IP
7 261 (1.47%) VoIP
8 251 (1.41%) SAN
9 216 (1.22%) Network Security
10 207 (1.17%) VPN
11 197 (1.11%) Wireless
12 182 (1.03%) DHCP
13 168 (0.95%) Intranet
14 156 (0.88%) Unified Communications
15 141 (0.79%) MPLS
16 113 (0.64%) Cisco ASA
17 105 (0.59%) BGP
18 101 (0.57%) Wi-Fi
19 94 (0.53%) SSL
20 92 (0.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1627 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 459 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 435 (2.45%) Relational Database
4 402 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 393 (2.22%) Big Data
6 384 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 349 (1.97%) MySQL
8 231 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
9 195 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 174 (0.98%) RDBMS
11 166 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
12 160 (0.90%) Oracle Database
13 143 (0.81%) SAP HANA
14 134 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
15 119 (0.67%) DB2
16 108 (0.61%) QlikView
17 99 (0.56%) GIS
18 96 (0.54%) Data Mining
18 96 (0.54%) Hadoop
19 74 (0.42%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 558 (3.15%) JIRA
2 291 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 247 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 192 (1.08%) Subversion
5 186 (1.05%) Visual Studio
6 104 (0.59%) Jenkins
7 81 (0.46%) Selenium
8 56 (0.32%) Maven
8 56 (0.32%) Mercurial
9 55 (0.31%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 46 (0.26%) Cucumber
11 44 (0.25%) JUnit
12 41 (0.23%) Eclipse
13 40 (0.23%) Ant
14 36 (0.20%) HP UFT
15 33 (0.19%) Hudson
16 31 (0.17%) TeamCity
17 29 (0.16%) PhpStorm
17 29 (0.16%) PHPUnit
18 28 (0.16%) Axure RP
General
1 6014 (33.90%) Finance
2 1585 (8.93%) Retail
3 1281 (7.22%) Banking
4 1211 (6.83%) Marketing
5 1012 (5.70%) Telecoms
6 732 (4.13%) Manufacturing
7 635 (3.58%) Legal
8 409 (2.31%) Law
9 346 (1.95%) Investment Banking
10 345 (1.94%) Back Office
11 342 (1.93%) Advertising
12 281 (1.58%) Games
13 240 (1.35%) Electronics
14 236 (1.33%) Front Office
15 230 (1.30%) Billing
16 211 (1.19%) Publishing
17 169 (0.95%) Pharmaceutical
18 129 (0.73%) Automotive
19 124 (0.70%) Financial Institution
20 103 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5937 (33.46%) Project Manager
2 2627 (14.81%) Analyst
3 1438 (8.11%) IT Manager
4 1359 (7.66%) Business Analyst
5 1354 (7.63%) Consultant
6 1208 (6.81%) Developer
7 1002 (5.65%) IT Project Manager
8 986 (5.56%) Senior Manager
9 752 (4.24%) Senior Project Manager
10 690 (3.89%) Infrastructure Manager
11 682 (3.84%) Architect
12 599 (3.38%) Software Project Manager
13 570 (3.21%) Agile Project Manager
14 541 (3.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 474 (2.67%) Programme Manager
16 473 (2.67%) Technical Manager
17 432 (2.43%) Development Manager
18 390 (2.20%) Delivery Manager
19 384 (2.16%) Business Manager
20 354 (2.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1309 (7.38%) .NET
2 941 (5.30%) HTML
3 725 (4.09%) CSS
4 595 (3.35%) Web Services
5 470 (2.65%) XML
6 464 (2.62%) ASP.NET
7 433 (2.44%) jQuery
8 223 (1.26%) HTML5
9 217 (1.22%) AngularJS
10 192 (1.08%) Middleware
11 158 (0.89%) .NET Framework
12 153 (0.86%) Spring
13 148 (0.83%) J2EE
14 140 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 138 (0.78%) SOAP
16 135 (0.76%) CSS3
17 122 (0.69%) REST
18 121 (0.68%) Ajax
19 116 (0.65%) LAMP
20 112 (0.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2100 (11.84%) Analytical Skills
2 1161 (6.54%) Management Information System
3 1086 (6.12%) Data Centre
4 825 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 556 (3.13%) User Experience
6 446 (2.51%) PMI
7 345 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 306 (1.72%) Mobile App
9 188 (1.06%) Social Media
10 185 (1.04%) FMCG
11 183 (1.03%) Mathematics
12 175 (0.99%) Driving Licence
13 174 (0.98%) Visualisation
14 149 (0.84%) Fintech
14 149 (0.84%) NHS
15 148 (0.83%) Life Science
16 144 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 124 (0.70%) Derivative
18 104 (0.59%) Economics
19 102 (0.57%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1366 (7.70%) Windows
2 711 (4.01%) Linux
3 577 (3.25%) Windows Server
4 482 (2.72%) Unix
5 278 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 273 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 158 (0.89%) Android
8 156 (0.88%) Windows 7
9 154 (0.87%) Apple iOS
10 135 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 115 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 81 (0.46%) Windows 8
13 76 (0.43%) Solaris
14 58 (0.33%) AIX
15 52 (0.29%) Windows 10
16 48 (0.27%) CentOS
17 41 (0.23%) Debian
18 32 (0.18%) Mac OS X
19 24 (0.14%) Ubuntu
20 23 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4954 (27.92%) Agile Software Development
2 4786 (26.98%) PRINCE2
3 2521 (14.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 2276 (12.83%) ITIL
5 1868 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 1642 (9.25%) Scrum
7 1587 (8.94%) Change Management
8 1527 (8.61%) SDLC
9 1338 (7.54%) CRM
10 1197 (6.75%) Waterfall
11 1139 (6.42%) Risk Management
12 1076 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
13 1050 (5.92%) Mentoring
14 1044 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 1035 (5.83%) Service Delivery
16 1001 (5.64%) Programme Management
17 978 (5.51%) Line Management
18 923 (5.20%) Presales
19 899 (5.07%) ERP
20 893 (5.03%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2196 (12.38%) SQL
2 1079 (6.08%) C#
3 1019 (5.74%) Java
4 842 (4.75%) JavaScript
5 433 (2.44%) PHP
6 397 (2.24%) C
7 304 (1.71%) T-SQL
8 296 (1.67%) C++
9 281 (1.58%) Python
10 264 (1.49%) VB.NET
11 190 (1.07%) Perl
12 177 (1.00%) PowerShell
13 143 (0.81%) VB
14 104 (0.59%) Ruby
15 93 (0.52%) PL/SQL
16 78 (0.44%) Shell Script
17 69 (0.39%) Bash Shell
18 67 (0.38%) VBA
19 62 (0.35%) Objective-C
20 58 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3325 (18.74%) Degree
2 1177 (6.63%) PMI Certification
3 899 (5.07%) PMP
4 748 (4.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 544 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 478 (2.69%) Security Cleared
7 466 (2.63%) ISEB
8 338 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
9 336 (1.89%) CISSP
10 307 (1.73%) APMP
11 300 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 299 (1.69%) SC Cleared
13 241 (1.36%) ITIL Certification
14 193 (1.09%) CCNP
15 176 (0.99%) CISM
16 163 (0.92%) CCNA
17 138 (0.78%) MCSE
18 124 (0.70%) CISA
19 96 (0.54%) ISTQB
20 92 (0.52%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 956 (5.39%) QA
2 389 (2.19%) SLA
3 292 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 208 (1.17%) PCI DSS
5 160 (0.90%) Data Quality
6 145 (0.82%) COBIT
7 114 (0.64%) ISO 9001
8 92 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 77 (0.43%) PMBOK
10 72 (0.41%) MiFID
11 61 (0.34%) EMIR
12 41 (0.23%) HL7
13 38 (0.21%) P3O
14 33 (0.19%) FATCA
15 31 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
16 29 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
17 22 (0.12%) COSO
18 19 (0.11%) GAAP
19 18 (0.10%) JSP 440
20 16 (0.090%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 624 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 494 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 158 (0.89%) Hyper-V
4 99 (0.56%) XenApp
5 73 (0.41%) vSphere
6 59 (0.33%) XenDesktop
7 48 (0.27%) VMware ESX
8 44 (0.25%) Firmware
9 40 (0.23%) Terminal Services
10 39 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
11 29 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
12 26 (0.15%) XenServer
13 23 (0.13%) Varnish
14 18 (0.10%) Docker
14 18 (0.10%) NFS
15 17 (0.096%) BitLocker
16 16 (0.090%) Xen
17 14 (0.079%) Oracle RAC
17 14 (0.079%) Postfix
18 12 (0.068%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 166 (0.94%) SCCM
2 132 (0.74%) SCOM
3 87 (0.49%) Puppet
4 80 (0.45%) Nagios
5 59 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 58 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
7 54 (0.30%) QRadar
8 41 (0.23%) Ansible
9 40 (0.23%) SCVMM
10 33 (0.19%) Backup Exec
11 31 (0.17%) logstash
12 29 (0.16%) EdgeSight
13 28 (0.16%) SCOrch
14 27 (0.15%) Cisco Prime
15 26 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
16 24 (0.14%) WSUS
17 21 (0.12%) Cisco UCCE
17 21 (0.12%) Tivoli
18 20 (0.11%) ZABBIX
19 16 (0.090%) Salt
Vendors
1 2956 (16.66%) Microsoft
2 1347 (7.59%) Oracle
3 1209 (6.81%) SAP
4 737 (4.15%) VMware
5 734 (4.14%) Cisco
6 500 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
7 385 (2.17%) Citrix
8 367 (2.07%) HP
9 338 (1.91%) IBM
10 174 (0.98%) Google
10 174 (0.98%) Juniper
11 157 (0.88%) CheckPoint
12 144 (0.81%) EMC
13 135 (0.76%) Adobe
14 133 (0.75%) NetApp
15 123 (0.69%) ServiceNow
16 116 (0.65%) Hyperion
16 116 (0.65%) Red Hat
17 115 (0.65%) Dell
18 108 (0.61%) Informatica
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + c.35% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 54 minutes ago
Yorkshire
Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Harvard Associates Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 20% Bonus + Car + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
London Borough of Havering
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Runpath
Posted: 13 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus, 11% Pension
Posted: 20 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £52000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Anglia Ruskin University
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Anglia Ruskin University
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Code IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
England
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday