The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 327 287 274
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -13
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 919 1034 1076
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.86% 0.98% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.19% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 679 754 820
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -

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
88688 86784 85798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.86% 82.37% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 72364 68812 71587
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Planning within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Project Planning
Salary Trend

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

Project Planning Salary Trend in the UK

Project Planning
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Planning over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Project Planning Salary Histogram in the UK

Project Planning
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 Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -43 820 £45,000 -10.00% 140
London -49 321 £55,000 -8.33% 41
South East -9 197 £43,680 -2.93% 39
City of London -32 107 £54,500 -9.16% 15
East of England -6 81 £45,000 -7.21% 8
Surrey +22 66 £36,333 -26.96% 5
West Midlands -13 57 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Yorkshire -15 57 £40,750 -1.80% 7
Scotland +27 56 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Berkshire +14 56 £50,000 +5.26% 9
South West -1 50 £37,500 -5.06% 13
North West +7 41 £42,000 +5.00% 11
West Yorkshire 0 38 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Edinburgh +19 33 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Leeds -8 30 £38,000 -20.00% 2
Hertfordshire +9 29 £50,000 - 4
Reading 0 28 £50,250 +18.23% 4
Birmingham -18 28 £45,000 -10.00% 3
Hampshire -36 24 £35,000 +11.11% 13
Manchester +3 23 £42,250 -0.58% 4
Cambridge +11 20 £52,500 +26.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 20 £52,500 +20.68% 1
East Midlands +3 19 £40,000 -4.76% 6
Wiltshire +13 17 £31,500 -16.00% 3
Bedfordshire +6 17 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxfordshire +11 16 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Bristol -3 16 £47,500 +20.25% 4
Coventry -7 16 £42,500 - 3
Glasgow +15 14 £60,000 +25.00% 2
Woking - 13 £22,000 -

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 816 (43.73%) Project Management
2 559 (29.96%) Finance
3 511 (27.38%) PRINCE2
4 484 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
5 385 (20.63%) Microsoft
6 321 (17.20%) MS Excel
7 313 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 300 (16.08%) Degree
9 275 (14.74%) MS Project
10 237 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
11 226 (12.11%) Windows
12 209 (11.20%) Change Management
13 181 (9.70%) MS Office
14 173 (9.27%) Change Control
15 168 (9.00%) SQL
16 162 (8.68%) Resource Management
17 160 (8.57%) ITIL
18 158 (8.47%) JavaScript
19 155 (8.31%) Retail
20 150 (8.04%) Scrum
21 149 (7.98%) Banking
22 148 (7.93%) Risk Management
23 140 (7.50%) QA
24 131 (7.02%) Programme Management
24 131 (7.02%) Java
25 130 (6.97%) HTML
26 128 (6.86%) Oracle
27 125 (6.70%) Marketing
28 119 (6.38%) Telecoms
28 119 (6.38%) Mentoring

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Project Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 103 (5.52%) SharePoint
2 58 (3.11%) MS Exchange
3 47 (2.52%) CMS
4 32 (1.71%) Lync
5 28 (1.50%) MS Project Server
6 21 (1.13%) WordPress
7 19 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (1.02%) Node.js
8 17 (0.91%) MQSeries
8 17 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 15 (0.80%) Apache
10 13 (0.70%) CICS
11 12 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (0.64%) FileNet
11 12 (0.64%) Documentum
11 12 (0.64%) SAS
11 12 (0.64%) IBM Notes
11 12 (0.64%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 321 (17.20%) MS Excel
2 275 (14.74%) MS Project
3 181 (9.70%) MS Office
4 96 (5.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 79 (4.23%) MS Visio
6 17 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
7 12 (0.64%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.38%) Open Workbench
9 5 (0.27%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.21%) Fireworks
10 4 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.16%) Mingle
12 2 (0.11%) Revit
12 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.054%) Pro/ENGINEER
13 1 (0.054%) Maya
13 1 (0.054%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.91%) FLEXCUBE
2 17 (0.91%) Finacle
3 16 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
4 15 (0.80%) Temenos T24
5 12 (0.64%) Markit EDM
6 10 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
7 9 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.38%) Changepoint
8 7 (0.38%) SAP GRC
9 4 (0.21%) Line 500
9 4 (0.21%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.16%) Magento
10 3 (0.16%) CA PPM
10 3 (0.16%) RMDS
10 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 3 (0.16%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.11%) Agresso
11 2 (0.11%) SAP SD
11 2 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (1.23%) SaaS
3 13 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
4 10 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.32%) PaaS
6 6 (0.32%) Office 365
7 1 (0.054%) GitHub
7 1 (0.054%) IaaS
7 1 (0.054%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.75%) DNS
2 66 (3.54%) LAN
2 66 (3.54%) Firewall
3 58 (3.11%) WAN
4 50 (2.68%) TCP/IP
5 48 (2.57%) Internet
6 44 (2.36%) DHCP
7 40 (2.14%) VoIP
7 40 (2.14%) SAN
8 34 (1.82%) VPN
9 27 (1.45%) OSPF
9 27 (1.45%) BGP
10 26 (1.39%) Wireless
11 25 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (1.29%) Intranet
13 22 (1.18%) SSL
14 21 (1.13%) Network Security
15 18 (0.96%) IPsec
16 17 (0.91%) EIGRP
16 17 (0.91%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (5.89%) SQL Server
2 41 (2.20%) Relational Database
3 34 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 31 (1.66%) MySQL
5 25 (1.34%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 15 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 14 (0.75%) Big Data
9 13 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (0.54%) Redis
12 9 (0.48%) Hadoop
13 8 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
13 8 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 8 (0.43%) Oracle Discoverer
14 5 (0.27%) OLAP
14 5 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (0.27%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.21%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (1.88%) JIRA
2 34 (1.82%) InstallShield
3 33 (1.77%) Git (software)
4 20 (1.07%) Visual Studio
5 18 (0.96%) Subversion
6 15 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (0.75%) Maven
8 13 (0.70%) JUnit
9 12 (0.64%) Selenium
10 10 (0.54%) TeamCity
10 10 (0.54%) Cucumber
11 9 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (0.43%) Behat
12 8 (0.43%) PHPUnit
12 8 (0.43%) LoadRunner
13 7 (0.38%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.32%) Axure RP
14 6 (0.32%) Ant
14 6 (0.32%) Karma Test Runner
15 5 (0.27%) NeoLoad
General
1 559 (29.96%) Finance
2 155 (8.31%) Retail
3 149 (7.98%) Banking
4 125 (6.70%) Marketing
5 119 (6.38%) Telecoms
6 64 (3.43%) Games
7 50 (2.68%) Manufacturing
8 41 (2.20%) Legal
9 22 (1.18%) Advertising
10 21 (1.13%) Retail Banking
11 20 (1.07%) Electronics
12 18 (0.96%) Publishing
12 18 (0.96%) Law
13 16 (0.86%) Back Office
14 12 (0.64%) Billing
15 9 (0.48%) Automotive
16 7 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 7 (0.38%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 678 (36.33%) Project Manager
2 264 (14.15%) Analyst
3 142 (7.61%) Developer
4 117 (6.27%) Consultant
5 101 (5.41%) Senior Manager
6 93 (4.98%) Business Analyst
6 93 (4.98%) Senior Project Manager
7 91 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
8 82 (4.39%) Agile Project Manager
9 70 (3.75%) Architect
10 54 (2.89%) Programme Manager
11 49 (2.63%) PMO Analyst
12 48 (2.57%) Support Analyst
13 47 (2.52%) Digital Project Manager
14 42 (2.25%) Project Planner
15 39 (2.09%) Technical Manager
16 38 (2.04%) Technical Project Manager
16 38 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
17 34 (1.82%) Security Consultant
17 34 (1.82%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (6.97%) HTML
2 109 (5.84%) .NET
2 109 (5.84%) CSS
3 104 (5.57%) Web Services
4 88 (4.72%) XML
5 54 (2.89%) jQuery
6 52 (2.79%) HTML5
7 46 (2.47%) ASP.NET
8 39 (2.09%) .NET Framework
9 38 (2.04%) J2EE
10 31 (1.66%) CSS3
11 26 (1.39%) Spring
12 25 (1.34%) Ajax
13 20 (1.07%) SOAP
13 20 (1.07%) LAMP
14 19 (1.02%) JSON
15 18 (0.96%) WCF
16 17 (0.91%) REST
17 16 (0.86%) Middleware
18 14 (0.75%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 237 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 114 (6.11%) Management Information System
3 73 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
4 66 (3.54%) User Experience
5 55 (2.95%) PMI
6 37 (1.98%) Computer Science
7 32 (1.71%) Mobile App
8 24 (1.29%) Blackberry
9 22 (1.18%) Statistics
10 18 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
11 17 (0.91%) Social Media
12 16 (0.86%) Derivative
12 16 (0.86%) Mathematics
12 16 (0.86%) Equities
13 14 (0.75%) Mainframe
14 13 (0.70%) DTV
14 13 (0.70%) NHS
14 13 (0.70%) Digital Media
15 11 (0.59%) Open Source
15 11 (0.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 226 (12.11%) Windows
2 107 (5.73%) Linux
3 69 (3.70%) UNIX
4 62 (3.32%) Windows 7
5 51 (2.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (2.04%) Solaris
8 37 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 34 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 30 (1.61%) Apple iOS
11 25 (1.34%) Android
12 18 (0.96%) Windows XP
12 18 (0.96%) Windows 8
13 15 (0.80%) CentOS
14 11 (0.59%) Mac OS
15 10 (0.54%) Windows Vista
16 8 (0.43%) Fedora
17 4 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
18 2 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
19 1 (0.054%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 816 (43.73%) Project Management
2 511 (27.38%) PRINCE2
3 484 (25.94%) Agile Software Development
4 313 (16.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 209 (11.20%) Change Management
6 173 (9.27%) Change Control
7 162 (8.68%) Resource Management
8 160 (8.57%) ITIL
9 150 (8.04%) Scrum
10 148 (7.93%) Risk Management
11 131 (7.02%) Programme Management
12 119 (6.38%) Mentoring
13 116 (6.22%) Time Management
14 107 (5.73%) E-Commerce
15 101 (5.41%) Waterfall
16 91 (4.88%) Business Analysis
17 84 (4.50%) Continuous Improvement
18 83 (4.45%) Migration
19 81 (4.34%) Coaching
20 79 (4.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 168 (9.00%) SQL
2 158 (8.47%) JavaScript
3 131 (7.02%) Java
4 105 (5.63%) C#
5 101 (5.41%) Python
6 84 (4.50%) C++
7 62 (3.32%) PHP
8 52 (2.79%) Perl
9 41 (2.20%) C
10 29 (1.55%) PowerShell
11 23 (1.23%) Shell Script
12 21 (1.13%) VB
13 20 (1.07%) T-SQL
14 17 (0.91%) VB.NET
15 16 (0.86%) Ruby
16 13 (0.70%) VBA
17 10 (0.54%) PL/SQL
17 10 (0.54%) TypeScript
18 9 (0.48%) VB6
19 5 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 300 (16.08%) Degree
2 114 (6.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 100 (5.36%) PMI Certification
4 97 (5.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 75 (4.02%) PMP
6 60 (3.22%) ISEB
7 54 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 46 (2.47%) MCSE
9 37 (1.98%) ISTQB
10 36 (1.93%) Security Cleared
11 35 (1.88%) MCP
12 33 (1.77%) Cisco Certification
13 27 (1.45%) CCNA
13 27 (1.45%) VCP4
14 26 (1.39%) CCNP
15 23 (1.23%) SC Cleared
16 22 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
17 21 (1.13%) CISSP
17 21 (1.13%) MCITP
18 20 (1.07%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (7.50%) QA
2 31 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.80%) SLA
6 9 (0.48%) ISO 8583
6 9 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 9 (0.48%) P3O
7 7 (0.38%) COBIT
8 5 (0.27%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.11%) GxP
9 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.11%) TickIT
9 2 (0.11%) DO-254
10 1 (0.054%) FATCA
10 1 (0.054%) CDISC
10 1 (0.054%) GAAP
10 1 (0.054%) EMIR
10 1 (0.054%) AIFMD
System Software
1 89 (4.77%) Active Directory
2 62 (3.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.34%) VMware ESX
4 22 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 21 (1.13%) XenApp
6 18 (0.96%) XenDesktop
6 18 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 14 (0.75%) vSphere
8 8 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (0.38%) vCloud
10 5 (0.27%) HDFS
11 4 (0.21%) KVM
11 4 (0.21%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 4 (0.21%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.16%) Snort
13 2 (0.11%) Firmware
13 2 (0.11%) Varnish
14 1 (0.054%) XenServer
14 1 (0.054%) Postfix
14 1 (0.054%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (2.25%) SCCM
2 23 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.59%) Backup Exec
4 10 (0.54%) WSUS
5 7 (0.38%) SCOM
5 7 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (0.32%) Puppet
7 5 (0.27%) Oozie
8 4 (0.21%) Cacti
8 4 (0.21%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 4 (0.21%) Ansible
8 4 (0.21%) Graphite
9 3 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.11%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.11%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.054%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.054%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.054%) OpenView
11 1 (0.054%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.054%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 385 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 128 (6.86%) Oracle
3 87 (4.66%) VMware
4 86 (4.61%) Citrix
5 81 (4.34%) Cisco
6 70 (3.75%) HP
7 65 (3.48%) SAP
8 41 (2.20%) IBM
9 35 (1.88%) Red Hat
10 23 (1.23%) F5
11 22 (1.18%) Juniper
11 22 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
12 21 (1.13%) CheckPoint
13 20 (1.07%) Wyse
14 19 (1.02%) Primavera
15 14 (0.75%) Google
16 13 (0.70%) Teradata
16 13 (0.70%) Symantec
16 13 (0.70%) Pega
17 12 (0.64%) Informatica
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