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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 296 271 335
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +64
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 1062 1110 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 1.03% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.29% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 759 812 715
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 £74,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +4.65%

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
94022 86283 92102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 80.36% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 74935 70632 78012
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,542
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £73,000 £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 2 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 2 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 -7 991 £50,000 - 113
London -21 404 £55,000 -4.34% 45
South East -15 212 £50,000 +11.11% 16
City of London -5 103 £60,000 +14.28% 13
East of England +5 94 £48,750 -7.14% 8
Yorkshire -29 60 £42,500 +4.93% 9
West Midlands +18 58 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Berkshire +4 58 £55,000 +10.00% 5
North West -14 55 £52,500 +23.52% 13
Surrey -41 51 £47,500 +5.55% 4
West Yorkshire -4 44 £42,500 -3.40% 6
Hampshire +7 41 £52,500 +23.52% 3
South West -47 39 £32,500 -27.77% 13
Cambridgeshire 0 38 £43,000 +7.50% 5
East Midlands -24 38 £40,857 -3.86% 3
Hertfordshire +2 33 £52,500 -2.77% 1
Leeds -22 29 £46,000 +4.54% 5
Reading +5 26 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Scotland -45 25 £58,750 +17.50% 5
Manchester -10 23 £52,500 +20.00% 8
Nottinghamshire 0 21 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Nottingham -3 21 £42,500 -15.00% 2
North East +10 20 £48,750 +50.00% 1
Tyne and Wear +10 20 £48,750 +50.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 19 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Cambridge -15 19 £47,500 +18.75% 4
Bristol -9 18 £30,000 -33.33% 5
Oxfordshire +17 16 £42,500 +14.86%
Buckinghamshire -10 16 £41,500 -2.35% 2
Birmingham +8 15 £42,500 -17.07% 2

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 896 (41.20%) Project Management
2 710 (32.64%) Finance
3 548 (25.20%) PRINCE2
4 431 (19.82%) Microsoft
5 340 (15.63%) MS Excel
6 336 (15.45%) Degree
7 334 (15.36%) Stakeholder Management
8 326 (14.99%) MS Project
9 284 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
10 261 (12.00%) SQL
11 223 (10.25%) Windows
12 220 (10.11%) Change Management
13 210 (9.66%) .NET
14 197 (9.06%) Retail
15 194 (8.92%) Risk Management
16 171 (7.86%) Scrum
16 171 (7.86%) Banking
17 168 (7.72%) C#
18 165 (7.59%) SQL Server
19 161 (7.40%) ITIL
20 158 (7.26%) QA
21 154 (7.08%) SAP
21 154 (7.08%) HTML
22 149 (6.85%) MS Office
23 146 (6.71%) JavaScript
24 141 (6.48%) Java
24 141 (6.48%) Management Information System
25 135 (6.21%) CSS
26 134 (6.16%) Change Control
27 132 (6.07%) PMI Certification

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 88 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 46 (2.11%) IIS
3 35 (1.61%) 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 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 326 (14.99%) MS Project
3 149 (6.85%) MS Office
4 95 (4.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 74 (3.40%) 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
5 2 (0.092%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.092%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.092%) Office 365
5 2 (0.092%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.046%) Pure360
6 1 (0.046%) Taleo
6 1 (0.046%) IaaS
6 1 (0.046%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 83 (3.82%) Internet
2 70 (3.22%) SAN
3 69 (3.17%) Firewall
4 54 (2.48%) DNS
5 48 (2.21%) LDAP
6 47 (2.16%) VoIP
7 46 (2.11%) WAN
8 43 (1.98%) DHCP
8 43 (1.98%) TCP/IP
9 42 (1.93%) LAN
10 35 (1.61%) VPN
11 28 (1.29%) NAS
12 25 (1.15%) Network Security
12 25 (1.15%) SMS
13 22 (1.01%) Asterisk PBX
14 21 (0.97%) SMTP
15 20 (0.92%) Unified Communications
16 19 (0.87%) HTTP
16 19 (0.87%) MPLS
17 17 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 70 (3.22%) 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 18 (0.83%) 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 41 (1.89%) JIRA
4 27 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (1.06%) 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
10 7 (0.32%) 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 (32.64%) Finance
2 197 (9.06%) Retail
3 171 (7.86%) Banking
4 130 (5.98%) Marketing
5 120 (5.52%) Telecoms
6 72 (3.31%) Legal
7 63 (2.90%) Manufacturing
8 54 (2.48%) Advertising
9 49 (2.25%) Retail Banking
10 40 (1.84%) Games
11 37 (1.70%) Billing
12 31 (1.43%) Automotive
13 29 (1.33%) 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
17 19 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 689 (31.68%) Project Manager
2 296 (13.61%) Analyst
3 207 (9.52%) Developer
4 201 (9.24%) Consultant
5 149 (6.85%) Business Analyst
6 114 (5.24%) Senior Manager
7 100 (4.60%) Senior Project Manager
8 87 (4.00%) Architect
9 78 (3.59%) IT Project Manager
10 58 (2.67%) Programme Manager
11 54 (2.48%) ScrumMaster
12 49 (2.25%) Agile Project Manager
13 48 (2.21%) SAP Consultant
14 47 (2.16%) IT Manager
14 47 (2.16%) Technical Consultant
15 46 (2.11%) Business Manager
16 43 (1.98%) Senior Developer
17 41 (1.89%) Test Manager
17 41 (1.89%) PHP Developer
18 40 (1.84%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (9.66%) .NET
2 154 (7.08%) HTML
3 135 (6.21%) CSS
4 125 (5.75%) Web Services
5 111 (5.10%) jQuery
6 95 (4.37%) ASP.NET
7 77 (3.54%) XML
8 72 (3.31%) HTML5
9 56 (2.57%) WCF
10 44 (2.02%) 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 26 (1.20%) J2EE
17 24 (1.10%) WinForms
18 21 (0.97%) LAMP
19 20 (0.92%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 141 (6.48%) 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 33 (1.52%) 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 18 (0.83%) Statistics
13 18 (0.83%) Blackberry
13 18 (0.83%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 223 (10.25%) Windows
2 118 (5.43%) Linux
3 57 (2.62%) UNIX
4 54 (2.48%) 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%) Apple iOS
14 13 (0.60%) Windows XP
15 11 (0.51%) Windows 8
16 9 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
17 6 (0.28%) Debian
18 5 (0.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 896 (41.20%) Project Management
2 548 (25.20%) PRINCE2
3 334 (15.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 284 (13.06%) Agile Software Development
5 220 (10.11%) Change Management
6 194 (8.92%) Risk Management
7 171 (7.86%) Scrum
8 161 (7.40%) ITIL
9 134 (6.16%) Change Control
10 130 (5.98%) Programme Management
11 126 (5.79%) Resource Management
12 124 (5.70%) CRM
12 124 (5.70%) Mentoring
13 113 (5.20%) E-Commerce
13 113 (5.20%) Business Analysis
14 111 (5.10%) Line Management
15 102 (4.69%) OO
16 99 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
17 90 (4.14%) Software Engineering
18 88 (4.05%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 261 (12.00%) SQL
2 168 (7.72%) C#
3 146 (6.71%) JavaScript
4 141 (6.48%) Java
5 90 (4.14%) C++
6 76 (3.49%) PHP
7 60 (2.76%) Python
8 57 (2.62%) 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%) VC++
Qualifications
1 336 (15.45%) Degree
2 132 (6.07%) PMI Certification
3 113 (5.20%) PMP
4 91 (4.18%) Security Cleared
5 89 (4.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 58 (2.67%) SC Cleared
7 57 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 55 (2.53%) ISEB
9 43 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 41 (1.89%) MCSE
11 26 (1.20%) CCA
12 25 (1.15%) MCITP
13 23 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (0.97%) CCNA
14 21 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
14 21 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (0.87%) MCP
15 19 (0.87%) APMP
16 18 (0.83%) SAP Certification
16 18 (0.83%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (7.26%) QA
2 47 (2.16%) 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 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 46 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.06%) Samba
4 18 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 15 (0.69%) XenApp
6 14 (0.64%) vSphere
7 11 (0.51%) XenDesktop
7 11 (0.51%) VMware ESX
8 9 (0.41%) Terminal Services
8 9 (0.41%) NFS
9 8 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 7 (0.32%) XenServer
11 6 (0.28%) Squid
12 5 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
12 5 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.18%) Forefront TMG
13 4 (0.18%) PowerHA
13 4 (0.18%) Corosync
13 4 (0.18%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 29 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.69%) 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
7 6 (0.28%) 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
11 2 (0.092%) Cacti
11 2 (0.092%) WSUS
11 2 (0.092%) Cisco UCCE
11 2 (0.092%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.046%) Oozie
12 1 (0.046%) OpenView
12 1 (0.046%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 431 (19.82%) Microsoft
2 154 (7.08%) SAP
3 127 (5.84%) Oracle
4 85 (3.91%) Cisco
5 82 (3.77%) Citrix
6 76 (3.49%) VMware
7 66 (3.03%) HP
8 44 (2.02%) CheckPoint
9 43 (1.98%) Juniper
10 28 (1.29%) IBM
11 26 (1.20%) Business Objects
12 25 (1.15%) Red Hat
13 22 (1.01%) Websense
14 21 (0.97%) ESRI
15 19 (0.87%) Zend
16 18 (0.83%) Fujitsu
16 18 (0.83%) F5
16 18 (0.83%) Facebook
17 16 (0.74%) SolarWinds
17 16 (0.74%) Capita
North West London
NST Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive Market Salary + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
FT Select
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + £5000 bonus (paid quarterly)+ £300
Posted: 1 hour ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Glastonbury, Somerset
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £32000 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Worcestershire
Talent International
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Gym, Parking subs, Flexi time, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable upon Application
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Robert Half
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday