The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Planner role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Planner in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planner
Rank 870 846 838
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Planner 24 31 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.029% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.031% 0.047%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 41
Average salary £50,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.05% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,900 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Planner
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Planner in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Planner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Planner
Salary Trend

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

Project Planner Salary Trend in the UK

Project Planner
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Planner over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Project Planner Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Planner
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planner within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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
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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 0 24 £50,000 +47.05% 6
South East -9 13 £55,000 +65.41% 3
Berkshire - 9 - - 1
City of London 0 6 £50,000 +42.85% 1
London -6 6 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Reading - 6 - - 1
Hampshire -8 3 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands - 3 - -
South West -34 2 - -
Havant - 2 - -
Solihull - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 - -
Bristol -15 1 - -
Somerset -22 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 2
Milton Keynes - 1 - - 1
Newbury - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £55,000 -
Templecombe - 1 - -

Project Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Planner in their job title 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 with Project Planner in their job title.

1 61 (73.49%) MS Project
2 44 (53.01%) MS Excel
3 42 (50.60%) Project Management
4 41 (49.40%) Finance
5 38 (45.78%) Telecoms
5 38 (45.78%) Security Cleared
6 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
7 31 (37.35%) Project Planning
8 27 (32.53%) MS Project Server
9 21 (25.30%) MS Office
10 20 (24.10%) Retail
10 20 (24.10%) Fujitsu
11 19 (22.89%) Resource Management
12 15 (18.07%) PRINCE2
13 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
14 13 (15.66%) Project Governance
14 13 (15.66%) Line Management
15 12 (14.46%) Windows
15 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (13.25%) Primavera
17 10 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (12.05%) Capacity Planning
18 6 (7.23%) Critical Path Analysis
18 6 (7.23%) DV Cleared
19 5 (6.02%) Change Control
19 5 (6.02%) SAP
20 4 (4.82%) PRINCE
21 3 (3.61%) Scrum
21 3 (3.61%) Programme Management
21 3 (3.61%) Banking

Project Planner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Project Planner in their job title 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 with Project Planner in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (32.53%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 61 (73.49%) MS Project
2 44 (53.01%) MS Excel
3 21 (25.30%) MS Office
4 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 41 (49.40%) Finance
2 38 (45.78%) Telecoms
3 20 (24.10%) Retail
4 3 (3.61%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Electronics
5 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.20%) Publishing
5 1 (1.20%) Military
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.20%) PMI
1 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.20%) User Experience
1 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Windows
1 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (50.60%) Project Management
2 31 (37.35%) Project Planning
3 19 (22.89%) Resource Management
4 15 (18.07%) PRINCE2
5 13 (15.66%) Project Governance
5 13 (15.66%) Line Management
6 10 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.05%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (7.23%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (6.02%) Change Control
9 4 (4.82%) PRINCE
10 3 (3.61%) Scrum
10 3 (3.61%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.61%) Dependency Management
10 3 (3.61%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.61%) Network Planning
11 2 (2.41%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.41%) Risk Management
12 1 (1.20%) Information Management
12 1 (1.20%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 38 (45.78%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.23%) DV Cleared
4 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.61%) Degree
5 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) Microsoft
2 20 (24.10%) Fujitsu
3 11 (13.25%) Primavera
4 5 (6.02%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Siemens
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle
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