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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planner
Rank 888 890 840
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Planner 4 39 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.033% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.035% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 22
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +32.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £41,650 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,250 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +51.85%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 7 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 31 July 2015. 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 -15 4 £42,500 -8.10% 2
Hampshire -1 2 - - 1
South East -12 2 - - 1
London +24 1 £45,000 +4.04%
Somerset - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Bath - 1 £40,000 -

Project Planner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (67.50%) Project Planning
2 20 (50.00%) Project Management
3 19 (47.50%) Finance
4 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
5 17 (42.50%) MS Project
6 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
7 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
7 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.50%) Resource Management
8 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
8 7 (17.50%) MS Office
9 6 (15.00%) Degree
10 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (12.50%) Electronics
10 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
10 5 (12.50%) CRM
10 5 (12.50%) Primavera
11 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
12 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (7.50%) Banking
13 2 (5.00%) MS Project Server
13 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
13 2 (5.00%) Big Data
13 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
13 2 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
13 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
13 2 (5.00%) Oracle

Project Planner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (42.50%) MS Project
3 7 (17.50%) MS Office
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) LAN
1 1 (2.50%) WAN
1 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Big Data
General
1 19 (47.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) French Language
4 1 (2.50%) German Language
4 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (67.50%) Project Planning
2 20 (50.00%) Project Management
3 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.50%) Resource Management
6 5 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (12.50%) CRM
7 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (5.00%) Quality Management
9 2 (5.00%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Business Transformation
10 1 (2.50%) SDLC
10 1 (2.50%) Change Control
10 1 (2.50%) ITIL
10 1 (2.50%) ERP
10 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
10 1 (2.50%) Critical Path Analysis
10 1 (2.50%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) HND
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
2 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Planview