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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 290 263 336
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +73
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 1094 1123 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 1.06% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.33% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 783 814 715
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £47,000 £44,224
% change year-on-year
-2.12% +6.27%

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
93904 84659 90979
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.68% 79.59% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74903 69182 77129
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014 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 29 August 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
(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 -10 1019 £50,000 - 101
London -9 414 £55,000 -6.38% 42
South East -13 218 £50,000 +11.11% 14
City of London -8 111 £60,000 +14.28% 11
East of England +16 99 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Berkshire +8 61 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Yorkshire -32 61 £42,500 +3.65% 8
North West 0 60 £50,000 +14.28% 12
West Midlands +9 59 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Surrey -41 53 £47,500 +5.55% 4
West Yorkshire -18 44 £42,500 -3.40% 5
Cambridgeshire 0 39 £42,750 +6.87% 5
Hampshire -4 39 £52,500 +23.52% 3
East Midlands -43 38 £40,857 -13.98% 3
South West -44 38 £32,500 -27.77% 9
Hertfordshire -5 34 £52,250 -3.24%
Leeds -19 29 £46,000 +4.54% 3
Reading +6 27 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Manchester -11 26 £52,500 +16.66% 6
Scotland -48 26 £58,750 +17.50% 3
Nottingham -8 22 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 22 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Tyne and Wear +14 21 £48,750 +50.00% 1
North East +10 21 £48,750 +50.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 20 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Cambridge -14 19 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Buckinghamshire -3 18 £41,500 -2.35% 1
Bristol -16 17 £30,000 -33.33% 4
Oxfordshire +8 16 £42,500 +14.86%
Cheshire +5 16 £45,000 +83.67% 3

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 897 (41.28%) Project Management
2 710 (32.67%) Finance
3 549 (25.26%) PRINCE2
4 434 (19.97%) Microsoft
5 340 (15.65%) MS Excel
6 337 (15.51%) Degree
7 333 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 325 (14.96%) MS Project
9 283 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
10 259 (11.92%) SQL
11 225 (10.35%) Windows
12 220 (10.12%) Change Management
13 209 (9.62%) .NET
14 196 (9.02%) Retail
15 193 (8.88%) Risk Management
16 172 (7.92%) Scrum
17 167 (7.69%) Banking
18 166 (7.64%) C#
19 165 (7.59%) SQL Server
20 161 (7.41%) ITIL
21 158 (7.27%) QA
22 155 (7.13%) HTML
23 153 (7.04%) SAP
24 151 (6.95%) MS Office
25 147 (6.76%) JavaScript
26 141 (6.49%) Management Information System
27 138 (6.35%) Java
28 136 (6.26%) CSS
29 134 (6.17%) Change Control
30 133 (6.12%) PMI Certification

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 89 (4.10%) SharePoint
2 46 (2.12%) IIS
3 36 (1.66%) Apache
4 34 (1.56%) MS Exchange
5 25 (1.15%) NetWeaver
6 23 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
6 23 (1.06%) Tomcat
7 18 (0.83%) SAS
7 18 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
8 16 (0.74%) CMS
9 14 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
10 13 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.60%) Lync
10 13 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (0.51%) MS Project Server
11 11 (0.51%) IBM Notes
12 10 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.41%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
15 7 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 340 (15.65%) MS Excel
2 325 (14.96%) MS Project
3 151 (6.95%) MS Office
4 96 (4.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 75 (3.45%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.41%) Open Workbench
7 6 (0.28%) FastStats
8 4 (0.18%) Solid Edge
8 4 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.14%) SPSS
9 3 (0.14%) Maya
10 2 (0.092%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.092%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.092%) Mingle
11 1 (0.046%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.046%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 40 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
3 25 (1.15%) SAP ERP
4 18 (0.83%) SAP SD
5 16 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
5 16 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (0.64%) Oracle 11i
6 14 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
7 11 (0.51%) Maximo
8 7 (0.32%) FLEXCUBE
8 7 (0.32%) Academy Housing
8 7 (0.32%) arcHouse
8 7 (0.32%) Temenos T24
9 6 (0.28%) SAP GRC
10 5 (0.23%) SAP HR
10 5 (0.23%) SAP CRM
11 4 (0.18%) SAP PP
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
11 4 (0.18%) SAP R/3
11 4 (0.18%) Compiere
Cloud Services
1 21 (0.97%) SaaS
2 11 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.14%) Force.com
4 3 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (0.092%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.092%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.092%) Office 365
6 1 (0.046%) IaaS
6 1 (0.046%) PaaS
6 1 (0.046%) Pure360
6 1 (0.046%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 83 (3.82%) Internet
2 71 (3.27%) SAN
3 69 (3.18%) Firewall
4 55 (2.53%) DNS
5 48 (2.21%) LDAP
6 47 (2.16%) WAN
7 46 (2.12%) VoIP
8 44 (2.02%) DHCP
9 43 (1.98%) LAN
9 43 (1.98%) TCP/IP
10 34 (1.56%) VPN
11 28 (1.29%) NAS
12 25 (1.15%) SMS
13 24 (1.10%) Network Security
14 22 (1.01%) Asterisk PBX
15 21 (0.97%) SMTP
16 20 (0.92%) Unified Communications
17 19 (0.87%) HTTP
17 19 (0.87%) MPLS
18 17 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 72 (3.31%) MySQL
3 53 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 36 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 32 (1.47%) SAP BI
8 31 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 29 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 26 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
11 24 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
12 17 (0.78%) Big Data
13 14 (0.64%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
14 13 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
14 13 (0.60%) Essbase
15 11 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (0.51%) Data Mining
16 8 (0.37%) MS Access
17 7 (0.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 52 (2.39%) Subversion
2 45 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 40 (1.84%) JIRA
4 27 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (1.01%) Git (software)
6 16 (0.74%) Selenium
7 15 (0.69%) Cucumber
8 14 (0.64%) Maven
9 13 (0.60%) JUnit
9 13 (0.60%) LoadRunner
10 7 (0.32%) ReSharper
11 6 (0.28%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.28%) Fiddler
11 6 (0.28%) Android Studio
12 5 (0.23%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (0.23%) Hudson
12 5 (0.23%) Jasmine
12 5 (0.23%) Introscope
12 5 (0.23%) Ant
13 4 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 710 (32.67%) Finance
2 196 (9.02%) Retail
3 167 (7.69%) Banking
4 128 (5.89%) Marketing
5 120 (5.52%) Telecoms
6 72 (3.31%) Legal
7 62 (2.85%) Manufacturing
8 55 (2.53%) Advertising
9 49 (2.25%) Retail Banking
10 38 (1.75%) Billing
10 38 (1.75%) Games
11 31 (1.43%) Automotive
12 30 (1.38%) Back Office
13 29 (1.33%) Investment Banking
14 25 (1.15%) Financial Institution
14 25 (1.15%) Front Office
15 23 (1.06%) French Language
16 21 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.87%) Aerospace
18 18 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 689 (31.71%) Project Manager
2 297 (13.67%) Analyst
3 207 (9.53%) Developer
4 199 (9.16%) Consultant
5 150 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 115 (5.29%) Senior Manager
7 100 (4.60%) Senior Project Manager
8 85 (3.91%) Architect
9 78 (3.59%) IT Project Manager
10 58 (2.67%) Programme Manager
11 54 (2.49%) ScrumMaster
12 48 (2.21%) Agile Project Manager
12 48 (2.21%) IT Manager
12 48 (2.21%) SAP Consultant
13 47 (2.16%) Technical Consultant
13 47 (2.16%) Business Manager
14 43 (1.98%) Senior Developer
15 42 (1.93%) PHP Developer
16 41 (1.89%) Test Manager
17 40 (1.84%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (9.62%) .NET
2 155 (7.13%) HTML
3 136 (6.26%) CSS
4 125 (5.75%) Web Services
5 111 (5.11%) jQuery
6 94 (4.33%) ASP.NET
7 77 (3.54%) XML
8 72 (3.31%) HTML5
9 56 (2.58%) WCF
10 43 (1.98%) Ajax
11 38 (1.75%) CSS3
12 35 (1.61%) SOAP
12 35 (1.61%) Middleware
13 30 (1.38%) .NET Framework
14 29 (1.33%) JSON
15 27 (1.24%) Velocity
16 24 (1.10%) WinForms
16 24 (1.10%) J2EE
17 21 (0.97%) LAMP
18 20 (0.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 141 (6.49%) Management Information System
2 82 (3.77%) Computer Science
3 63 (2.90%) PMI
4 38 (1.75%) Social Media
5 34 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (1.47%) Open Source
7 31 (1.43%) GIS
8 26 (1.20%) IVR
9 25 (1.15%) APACS
9 25 (1.15%) Clustering
9 25 (1.15%) Cryptography
10 24 (1.10%) Mathematics
10 24 (1.10%) NHS
10 24 (1.10%) SWIFT
11 23 (1.06%) Life Science
12 22 (1.01%) Reference Data
12 22 (1.01%) Economics
13 19 (0.87%) Client/Server
14 18 (0.83%) Blackberry
14 18 (0.83%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 225 (10.35%) Windows
2 120 (5.52%) Linux
3 57 (2.62%) UNIX
4 55 (2.53%) Windows 7
5 44 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (1.38%) Mac OS X
8 25 (1.15%) Solaris
9 23 (1.06%) Mac OS X Server
9 23 (1.06%) Android
9 23 (1.06%) Mac OS
10 22 (1.01%) Ubuntu
11 21 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
12 19 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 14 (0.64%) Windows XP
14 13 (0.60%) Apple iOS
15 11 (0.51%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
17 7 (0.32%) Debian
18 5 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 897 (41.28%) Project Management
2 549 (25.26%) PRINCE2
3 333 (15.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 283 (13.02%) Agile Software Development
5 220 (10.12%) Change Management
6 193 (8.88%) Risk Management
7 172 (7.92%) Scrum
8 161 (7.41%) ITIL
9 134 (6.17%) Change Control
10 131 (6.03%) Programme Management
11 124 (5.71%) Resource Management
12 123 (5.66%) CRM
13 114 (5.25%) E-Commerce
13 114 (5.25%) Business Analysis
14 103 (4.74%) OO
15 99 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
16 90 (4.14%) Software Engineering
17 88 (4.05%) ERP
18 87 (4.00%) Service Delivery
19 83 (3.82%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 259 (11.92%) SQL
2 166 (7.64%) C#
3 147 (6.76%) JavaScript
4 138 (6.35%) Java
5 90 (4.14%) C++
6 77 (3.54%) PHP
7 60 (2.76%) Python
8 58 (2.67%) C
9 33 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 31 (1.43%) VB
11 26 (1.20%) Perl
12 25 (1.15%) ABAP
12 25 (1.15%) Shell Script
13 21 (0.97%) VBA
14 19 (0.87%) VB6
14 19 (0.87%) VB.NET
15 16 (0.74%) PL/SQL
16 10 (0.46%) Ruby
17 8 (0.37%) Scala
18 7 (0.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 337 (15.51%) Degree
2 133 (6.12%) PMI Certification
3 114 (5.25%) PMP
4 91 (4.19%) Security Cleared
5 88 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 58 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 58 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 55 (2.53%) ISEB
8 44 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 42 (1.93%) MCSE
10 26 (1.20%) CCA
11 25 (1.15%) MCITP
12 22 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 22 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
14 20 (0.92%) CCNA
15 19 (0.87%) MCP
15 19 (0.87%) APMP
16 18 (0.83%) SAP Certification
17 17 (0.78%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (7.27%) QA
2 45 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 31 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 28 (1.29%) ISO 8583
6 21 (0.97%) SLA
7 14 (0.64%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.46%) GCP
8 10 (0.46%) TickIT
9 7 (0.32%) FATCA
10 6 (0.28%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.18%) IEC 61508
12 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.092%) BS7799
14 1 (0.046%) EMIR
14 1 (0.046%) Dodd-Frank
14 1 (0.046%) Basel III
System Software
1 96 (4.42%) Active Directory
2 46 (2.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.06%) Samba
4 18 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.69%) XenApp
5 15 (0.69%) vSphere
6 11 (0.51%) XenDesktop
6 11 (0.51%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.41%) Terminal Services
7 9 (0.41%) NFS
8 8 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (0.32%) XenServer
9 7 (0.32%) Squid
10 5 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 4 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (0.18%) PowerHA
11 4 (0.18%) Corosync
11 4 (0.18%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 29 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.74%) SCCM
3 14 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
4 11 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
5 8 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 7 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (0.32%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (0.23%) CA Wily
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.18%) Data Guard
10 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.14%) WSUS
11 2 (0.092%) Cacti
11 2 (0.092%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (0.092%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.046%) OpenView
12 1 (0.046%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 434 (19.97%) Microsoft
2 153 (7.04%) SAP
3 128 (5.89%) Oracle
4 84 (3.87%) Cisco
5 83 (3.82%) Citrix
6 77 (3.54%) VMware
7 67 (3.08%) HP
8 43 (1.98%) CheckPoint
9 42 (1.93%) Juniper
10 27 (1.24%) IBM
11 26 (1.20%) Business Objects
11 26 (1.20%) Red Hat
12 22 (1.01%) Websense
13 21 (0.97%) ESRI
14 20 (0.92%) Zend
15 19 (0.87%) Fujitsu
16 18 (0.83%) Facebook
17 17 (0.78%) F5
18 16 (0.74%) SolarWinds
18 16 (0.74%) Capita
London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Negotiable + Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
UK
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £90k - 110k per year + flexi package, pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Nuepc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £65k plus benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £56000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
The One Group
Salary: £0 - 45k per year + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Hackney, London
Pivotal
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The People Experts
Posted: 2 days ago