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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 296 278 330
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +52
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 1041 1066 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 1.00% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.23% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 742 792 718
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 £70,800 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.76%

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
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 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
(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 -4 960 £50,000 - 159
London -28 402 £55,000 -4.34% 47
South East -22 196 £50,000 +11.11% 36
East of England -7 85 £49,250 -0.50% 14
City of London -31 82 £55,000 - 15
North West -2 61 £50,000 +14.28% 14
Berkshire +10 55 £61,750 +23.50% 7
Yorkshire -11 54 £42,500 +13.33% 11
West Midlands +8 53 £44,000 +21.37% 15
West Yorkshire -6 46 £42,500 -3.40% 5
Surrey -42 43 £47,500 -5.00% 9
South West -43 42 £32,500 -27.77% 14
Hampshire +8 41 £50,000 +17.64% 12
East Midlands -10 36 £42,500 +3.36% 5
Hertfordshire +8 35 £52,500 -2.77% 4
Cambridgeshire +1 35 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Leeds -11 32 £42,500 -3.40% 4
Scotland -40 32 £58,750 +17.50% 4
Manchester +7 31 £51,250 +4.59% 6
Reading +7 26 £63,500 +23.90% 4
Bristol -7 21 £34,500 -23.33% 5
Cambridge -16 19 £50,250 +21.81% 3
North East +5 17 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Birmingham 0 17 £42,500 -17.07% 5
Stirling -10 17 £61,125 - 1
Tyne and Wear +5 16 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Nottinghamshire +1 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Nottingham -1 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Oxfordshire +13 15 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +3 15 £45,000 +38.46% 2

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 904 (41.81%) Project Management
2 692 (32.01%) Finance
3 559 (25.86%) PRINCE2
4 528 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
5 411 (19.01%) Microsoft
6 340 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 336 (15.54%) Degree
8 324 (14.99%) MS Excel
9 323 (14.94%) MS Project
10 274 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
11 268 (12.40%) SQL
12 222 (10.27%) Change Management
13 208 (9.62%) Retail
14 204 (9.44%) Windows
15 200 (9.25%) .NET
16 190 (8.79%) Risk Management
17 179 (8.28%) Banking
18 173 (8.00%) Scrum
19 169 (7.82%) ITIL
20 165 (7.63%) C#
21 162 (7.49%) HTML
22 160 (7.40%) SQL Server
23 156 (7.22%) Management Information System
24 150 (6.94%) MS Office
25 148 (6.85%) SAP
25 148 (6.85%) QA
26 146 (6.75%) Java
27 145 (6.71%) JavaScript
28 143 (6.61%) Resource Management
29 138 (6.38%) CSS

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 82 (3.79%) SharePoint
2 44 (2.04%) IIS
3 35 (1.62%) Apache
4 29 (1.34%) MS Exchange
5 23 (1.06%) NetWeaver
5 23 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
6 22 (1.02%) CMS
6 22 (1.02%) Tomcat
7 19 (0.88%) SAS
8 17 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 15 (0.69%) MS Project Server
9 15 (0.69%) Lync
9 15 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
11 11 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
13 9 (0.42%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.42%) WordPress
14 8 (0.37%) IBM Notes
15 7 (0.32%) Liferay
Applications
1 324 (14.99%) MS Excel
2 323 (14.94%) MS Project
3 150 (6.94%) MS Office
4 89 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 75 (3.47%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.37%) Open Workbench
7 6 (0.28%) FastStats
8 4 (0.19%) Solid Edge
8 4 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.14%) SPSS
9 3 (0.14%) Maya
10 2 (0.093%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.093%) Mingle
11 1 (0.046%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.046%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (1.06%) SAP ERP
4 18 (0.83%) SAP SD
5 15 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
5 15 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
6 13 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
7 11 (0.51%) Maximo
7 11 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
8 10 (0.46%) FLEXCUBE
8 10 (0.46%) Temenos T24
9 8 (0.37%) SAP GRC
10 7 (0.32%) Academy Housing
10 7 (0.32%) arcHouse
11 5 (0.23%) SAP CRM
11 5 (0.23%) SAP PP
11 5 (0.23%) SAP HR
12 4 (0.19%) Pivotal CRM
12 4 (0.19%) SAP AFS
12 4 (0.19%) Compiere
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.20%) SaaS
2 10 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.14%) Force.com
3 3 (0.14%) Office 365
3 3 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.093%) PaaS
4 2 (0.093%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.046%) IaaS
5 1 (0.046%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.046%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.89%) Internet
2 69 (3.19%) Firewall
3 61 (2.82%) SAN
4 60 (2.78%) DNS
5 50 (2.31%) WAN
6 49 (2.27%) LDAP
7 46 (2.13%) VoIP
8 45 (2.08%) LAN
9 42 (1.94%) DHCP
10 40 (1.85%) TCP/IP
11 37 (1.71%) VPN
12 33 (1.53%) Network Security
13 24 (1.11%) NAS
13 24 (1.11%) SMS
14 21 (0.97%) Asterisk PBX
15 20 (0.93%) Unified Communications
15 20 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (0.93%) Wireless
15 20 (0.93%) VLAN
15 20 (0.93%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (7.40%) SQL Server
2 68 (3.15%) MySQL
3 56 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 44 (2.04%) Relational Database
5 34 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (1.53%) Oracle Database
7 30 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (1.34%) SAP BI
9 24 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
10 23 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
11 18 (0.83%) Big Data
12 15 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (0.60%) Oracle Database 12c
14 12 (0.56%) Data Mining
15 11 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (0.51%) Essbase
15 11 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
16 8 (0.37%) Hadoop
17 7 (0.32%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 52 (2.41%) Visual Studio
2 50 (2.31%) Subversion
3 40 (1.85%) JIRA
4 28 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 24 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (0.83%) Selenium
7 17 (0.79%) Cucumber
8 16 (0.74%) Maven
9 15 (0.69%) JUnit
10 10 (0.46%) LoadRunner
10 10 (0.46%) TeamCity
11 7 (0.32%) Hudson
11 7 (0.32%) ReSharper
12 6 (0.28%) Fiddler
12 6 (0.28%) Android Studio
12 6 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.23%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (0.23%) Jasmine
13 5 (0.23%) Bugzilla
13 5 (0.23%) Ant
General
1 692 (32.01%) Finance
2 208 (9.62%) Retail
3 179 (8.28%) Banking
4 125 (5.78%) Marketing
5 123 (5.69%) Telecoms
6 75 (3.47%) Manufacturing
7 74 (3.42%) Legal
8 54 (2.50%) Advertising
9 52 (2.41%) Games
10 48 (2.22%) Retail Banking
11 31 (1.43%) Billing
11 31 (1.43%) Back Office
12 30 (1.39%) Automotive
13 27 (1.25%) Investment Banking
14 24 (1.11%) Front Office
15 21 (0.97%) Law
15 21 (0.97%) Publishing
15 21 (0.97%) French Language
16 19 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
16 19 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 691 (31.96%) Project Manager
2 295 (13.64%) Analyst
3 212 (9.81%) Developer
4 198 (9.16%) Consultant
5 153 (7.08%) Business Analyst
6 118 (5.46%) Senior Manager
7 106 (4.90%) Senior Project Manager
8 83 (3.84%) Architect
9 74 (3.42%) IT Project Manager
10 64 (2.96%) Programme Manager
11 56 (2.59%) Agile Project Manager
12 50 (2.31%) SAP Consultant
13 49 (2.27%) ScrumMaster
14 46 (2.13%) IT Manager
15 45 (2.08%) Technical Consultant
16 42 (1.94%) Senior Developer
17 41 (1.90%) Senior Analyst
18 40 (1.85%) Test Manager
18 40 (1.85%) Delivery Manager
19 39 (1.80%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (9.25%) .NET
2 162 (7.49%) HTML
3 138 (6.38%) CSS
4 124 (5.74%) Web Services
5 111 (5.13%) jQuery
6 95 (4.39%) ASP.NET
7 81 (3.75%) XML
8 77 (3.56%) HTML5
9 59 (2.73%) WCF
10 45 (2.08%) Ajax
11 36 (1.67%) CSS3
12 34 (1.57%) .NET Framework
12 34 (1.57%) SOAP
13 32 (1.48%) J2EE
14 29 (1.34%) Middleware
15 27 (1.25%) WinForms
16 25 (1.16%) JSON
16 25 (1.16%) Velocity
17 23 (1.06%) ADO
18 22 (1.02%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 274 (12.67%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (7.22%) Management Information System
3 83 (3.84%) Computer Science
4 72 (3.33%) User Experience
5 66 (3.05%) PMI
6 40 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (1.62%) Open Source
8 29 (1.34%) GIS
9 27 (1.25%) Mathematics
10 26 (1.20%) Social Media
11 25 (1.16%) Clustering
11 25 (1.16%) IVR
12 24 (1.11%) APACS
12 24 (1.11%) Cryptography
13 23 (1.06%) Economics
13 23 (1.06%) NHS
13 23 (1.06%) SWIFT
14 22 (1.02%) Life Science
15 21 (0.97%) Statistics
16 19 (0.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 204 (9.44%) Windows
2 109 (5.04%) Linux
3 52 (2.41%) UNIX
4 50 (2.31%) Windows 7
5 38 (1.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (1.16%) Mac OS X
8 24 (1.11%) Solaris
9 22 (1.02%) Mac OS X Server
9 22 (1.02%) Mac OS
10 21 (0.97%) Ubuntu
11 20 (0.93%) Android
12 18 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (0.60%) Windows XP
14 13 (0.60%) Apple iOS
15 10 (0.46%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
17 7 (0.32%) Debian
18 4 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 904 (41.81%) Project Management
2 559 (25.86%) PRINCE2
3 528 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 340 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 222 (10.27%) Change Management
6 190 (8.79%) Risk Management
7 173 (8.00%) Scrum
8 169 (7.82%) ITIL
9 143 (6.61%) Resource Management
10 134 (6.20%) Change Control
10 134 (6.20%) Mentoring
11 125 (5.78%) Programme Management
12 111 (5.13%) Business Analysis
12 111 (5.13%) E-Commerce
12 111 (5.13%) Line Management
13 109 (5.04%) CRM
14 104 (4.81%) OO
15 99 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
16 92 (4.26%) Software Engineering
17 90 (4.16%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 268 (12.40%) SQL
2 165 (7.63%) C#
3 146 (6.75%) Java
4 145 (6.71%) JavaScript
5 93 (4.30%) C++
6 74 (3.42%) PHP
7 58 (2.68%) C
8 54 (2.50%) Python
9 37 (1.71%) T-SQL
10 35 (1.62%) VB
11 27 (1.25%) Perl
12 24 (1.11%) VBA
12 24 (1.11%) Shell Script
13 22 (1.02%) ABAP
14 21 (0.97%) VB6
15 18 (0.83%) VB.NET
16 15 (0.69%) PL/SQL
17 9 (0.42%) Ruby
18 7 (0.32%) VC++
18 7 (0.32%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 336 (15.54%) Degree
2 133 (6.15%) PMI Certification
3 112 (5.18%) PMP
4 92 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 89 (4.12%) Security Cleared
6 55 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 54 (2.50%) SC Cleared
7 54 (2.50%) ISEB
8 53 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 37 (1.71%) MCSE
10 25 (1.16%) CCA
10 25 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (1.11%) CISA
12 23 (1.06%) CCNA
13 22 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
13 22 (1.02%) MCITP
14 20 (0.93%) SAP Certification
15 19 (0.88%) MCP
15 19 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (0.88%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (6.85%) QA
2 58 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 30 (1.39%) PCI DSS
5 27 (1.25%) ISO 8583
6 18 (0.83%) SLA
7 12 (0.56%) ISO 9001
8 11 (0.51%) TickIT
9 10 (0.46%) GCP
10 8 (0.37%) FATCA
11 6 (0.28%) Data Quality
11 6 (0.28%) AIFMD
12 4 (0.19%) IEC 61508
13 1 (0.046%) Basel III
13 1 (0.046%) EMIR
13 1 (0.046%) Dodd-Frank
13 1 (0.046%) BS7799
13 1 (0.046%) GAAP
System Software
1 96 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 41 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.02%) Samba
4 17 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 12 (0.56%) vSphere
6 11 (0.51%) XenApp
7 10 (0.46%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.42%) NFS
9 8 (0.37%) Terminal Services
9 8 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (0.32%) XenDesktop
10 7 (0.32%) Squid
11 5 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (0.23%) Corosync
12 4 (0.19%) RHEV
12 4 (0.19%) HDFS
12 4 (0.19%) PowerHA
12 4 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
12 4 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 32 (1.48%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.60%) Oracle Identity Management
2 13 (0.60%) SCCM
3 11 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
4 9 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 6 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (0.28%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.19%) Oozie
8 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.093%) Cacti
9 2 (0.093%) WSUS
9 2 (0.093%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.093%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.093%) CA Wily
10 1 (0.046%) OpenView
10 1 (0.046%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 411 (19.01%) Microsoft
2 148 (6.85%) SAP
3 133 (6.15%) Oracle
4 94 (4.35%) Cisco
5 70 (3.24%) Citrix
6 67 (3.10%) VMware
7 61 (2.82%) HP
8 45 (2.08%) CheckPoint
9 44 (2.04%) Juniper
10 37 (1.71%) IBM
11 24 (1.11%) Business Objects
12 23 (1.06%) Red Hat
13 22 (1.02%) Websense
14 21 (0.97%) Zend
15 19 (0.88%) F5
15 19 (0.88%) ESRI
15 19 (0.88%) Cognizant
16 17 (0.79%) Fujitsu
17 16 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (0.74%) Capita
Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Cognizant
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Richmond, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Excellent benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £350000.00 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £750000000 - £850000000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
NTT Com Security (UK) Limited
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Thames Valley Police
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £60,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
networx
Posted: 2 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
United Kingdom
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Siemens Jobs & Careers
Posted: 3 days ago