The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 339 331 321
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 947 1073 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.96% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.11% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 693 820 820
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median 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
90489 96461 102042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.62% 85.98% 85.31%
Number of salaries quoted 75205 77953 82278
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -9 870 £50,000 +5.26% 111
London +31 388 £60,000 +6.17% 47
South East -14 201 £45,000 - 34
Surrey +11 88 £45,000 +12.50% 7
West Midlands -13 74 £42,000 -16.00% 7
North West +8 56 £42,250 -0.58% 8
East of England -29 52 £55,000 +18.27% 5
City of London +12 46 £67,500 +17.39% 12
Birmingham -2 45 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Hampshire +19 41 £57,500 +64.28% 5
South West -34 41 £40,000 -13.51% 4
Yorkshire -21 29 £42,000 +5.00% 4
Scotland -21 27 £41,750 -16.50% 4
Manchester +4 25 £45,000 +2.27% 5
Hertfordshire +10 24 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bristol -2 24 £42,500 -10.52% 2
Wales +17 20 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Walton-on-Thames -4 20 £27,500 -9.83% 3
Cheshire +25 19 £34,000 -20.00%
Buckinghamshire +22 18 £42,500 +8.97% 1
Edinburgh +4 18 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands +3 18 £47,750 -13.18% 2
West Sussex -3 18 £36,000 -28.00% 8
West Yorkshire -24 18 £43,000 +7.50% 4
Leatherhead +34 17 £47,500 -20.83%
South Wales +20 17 £40,000 +14.28%
Aldershot +8 16 £57,500 +55.40%
Berkshire -33 16 £52,500 - 5
Guildford +4 15 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +3 15 £45,000 -10.00% 3

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 833 (45.15%) Project Management
2 596 (32.30%) Finance
3 538 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
4 507 (27.48%) PRINCE2
5 336 (18.21%) Degree
6 323 (17.51%) Microsoft
7 273 (14.80%) MS Excel
8 256 (13.88%) MS Project
9 229 (12.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 228 (12.36%) ITIL
11 194 (10.51%) Retail
12 192 (10.41%) SQL
13 174 (9.43%) QA
14 171 (9.27%) Change Management
15 166 (9.00%) Windows
16 165 (8.94%) MS Office
17 161 (8.73%) Change Control
18 160 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
19 157 (8.51%) Scrum
19 157 (8.51%) Marketing
20 151 (8.18%) JavaScript
21 144 (7.80%) Data Centre
22 141 (7.64%) SDLC
23 140 (7.59%) Manufacturing
24 135 (7.32%) CSS
25 134 (7.26%) Risk Management
26 133 (7.21%) Oracle
27 132 (7.15%) HTML
28 131 (7.10%) Mentoring
29 123 (6.67%) SQL Server

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 88 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 57 (3.09%) CMS
3 51 (2.76%) Apache
4 48 (2.60%) MS Exchange
5 28 (1.52%) MS Project Server
6 23 (1.25%) IIS
7 22 (1.19%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.14%) SAS
9 20 (1.08%) WordPress
10 17 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (0.70%) Node.js
12 12 (0.65%) Drupal
13 11 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (0.54%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.49%) Kentico
15 9 (0.49%) Umbraco
16 8 (0.43%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
16 8 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.33%) CICS
17 6 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 273 (14.80%) MS Excel
2 256 (13.88%) MS Project
3 165 (8.94%) MS Office
4 87 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (2.38%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.76%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
9 7 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
10 5 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
10 5 (0.27%) InDesign
11 3 (0.16%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.11%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.054%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 26 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (1.36%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.65%) Adobe Campaign
4 12 (0.65%) SAP FI
4 12 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.60%) Primavera
6 9 (0.49%) SAP BPC
6 9 (0.49%) SAP CO
6 9 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.22%) FastStats
7 4 (0.22%) Lorenzo
7 4 (0.22%) MetaTrader
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.22%) SAP PM
7 4 (0.22%) SAP PS
7 4 (0.22%) Unica
8 3 (0.16%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 3 (0.16%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.16%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 58 (3.14%) SaaS
2 40 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (1.68%) Office 365
4 30 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.33%) IaaS
7 4 (0.22%) Force.com
7 4 (0.22%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.16%) AdWords
8 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.11%) Heroku
9 2 (0.11%) Joyent
9 2 (0.11%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.054%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.054%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.054%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.74%) Firewall
2 41 (2.22%) LAN
3 40 (2.17%) WAN
4 35 (1.90%) VPN
5 34 (1.84%) DNS
6 31 (1.68%) VoIP
7 25 (1.36%) Internet
7 25 (1.36%) SMTP
7 25 (1.36%) Telepresence
8 22 (1.19%) Intranet
9 20 (1.08%) Unified Communications
9 20 (1.08%) VLAN
10 19 (1.03%) LDAP
10 19 (1.03%) TCP/IP
11 16 (0.87%) DHCP
11 16 (0.87%) SAN
12 15 (0.81%) Structured Cabling
13 14 (0.76%) Network Security
14 12 (0.65%) SSL
15 10 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 97 (5.26%) MySQL
3 79 (4.28%) Big Data
4 38 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (1.08%) Oracle Database
9 19 (1.03%) Redis
9 19 (1.03%) Relational Database
10 17 (0.92%) Data Mining
10 17 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 14 (0.76%) SAP BI
12 12 (0.65%) Lumira
12 12 (0.65%) MongoDB
12 12 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
12 12 (0.65%) QlikView
13 11 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
14 10 (0.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 56 (3.04%) Git (software)
2 45 (2.44%) JIRA
3 37 (2.01%) Subversion
4 32 (1.73%) Visual Studio
5 29 (1.57%) Jenkins
6 22 (1.19%) Selenium
7 17 (0.92%) TeamCity
8 16 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (0.76%) JUnit
9 14 (0.76%) Maven
10 10 (0.54%) InstallShield
10 10 (0.54%) PHPUnit
11 9 (0.49%) LSMW
12 8 (0.43%) Eclipse
13 7 (0.38%) Grunt
14 6 (0.33%) Toad
15 5 (0.27%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.27%) Xdebug
16 4 (0.22%) WebDriver
17 3 (0.16%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 596 (32.30%) Finance
2 194 (10.51%) Retail
3 157 (8.51%) Marketing
4 140 (7.59%) Manufacturing
5 107 (5.80%) Banking
6 75 (4.07%) Telecoms
7 39 (2.11%) Billing
7 39 (2.11%) Legal
8 31 (1.68%) Aerospace
9 30 (1.63%) Publishing
10 25 (1.36%) Automotive
10 25 (1.36%) Electronics
10 25 (1.36%) French Language
11 24 (1.30%) Advertising
11 24 (1.30%) Games
12 23 (1.25%) German Language
12 23 (1.25%) Law
13 14 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (0.54%) Financial Institution
15 9 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 746 (40.43%) Project Manager
2 180 (9.76%) Analyst
3 159 (8.62%) Developer
4 141 (7.64%) Senior Manager
5 132 (7.15%) IT Manager
6 130 (7.05%) Senior Project Manager
7 117 (6.34%) IT Project Manager
8 88 (4.77%) Consultant
9 81 (4.39%) Software Project Manager
10 67 (3.63%) Infrastructure Manager
11 61 (3.31%) Agile Project Manager
11 61 (3.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 60 (3.25%) Senior Developer
13 59 (3.20%) Junior
14 49 (2.66%) Architect
14 49 (2.66%) Business Analyst
14 49 (2.66%) PHP Developer
15 44 (2.38%) Development Manager
15 44 (2.38%) Digital Project Manager
16 42 (2.28%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (7.32%) CSS
2 132 (7.15%) HTML
3 105 (5.69%) .NET
4 89 (4.82%) jQuery
5 70 (3.79%) XML
6 61 (3.31%) Web Services
7 57 (3.09%) HTML5
8 45 (2.44%) Ajax
9 35 (1.90%) ASP.NET
9 35 (1.90%) J2EE
10 33 (1.79%) REST
11 31 (1.68%) Middleware
12 28 (1.52%) JSON
12 28 (1.52%) Spring
13 24 (1.30%) LAMP
14 23 (1.25%) AngularJS
15 21 (1.14%) CSS3
16 20 (1.08%) RESTful
17 17 (0.92%) SOAP
18 16 (0.87%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 160 (8.67%) Analytical Skills
2 144 (7.80%) Data Centre
3 95 (5.15%) Management Information System
4 84 (4.55%) User Experience
5 72 (3.90%) Computer Science
6 56 (3.04%) Life Science
7 45 (2.44%) PMI
8 44 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
9 35 (1.90%) Mobile App
10 31 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
11 23 (1.25%) Fintech
12 21 (1.14%) Digital Media
13 20 (1.08%) NHS
13 20 (1.08%) Social Media
14 18 (0.98%) Mathematics
15 17 (0.92%) Visualisation
16 14 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 12 (0.65%) EPoS
18 11 (0.60%) FMCG
18 11 (0.60%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 166 (9.00%) Windows
2 93 (5.04%) Linux
3 71 (3.85%) Unix
4 53 (2.87%) Windows Server
5 37 (2.01%) Solaris
6 29 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (1.08%) Apple iOS
9 18 (0.98%) Windows 7
10 17 (0.92%) Android
11 16 (0.87%) Ubuntu
12 12 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (0.33%) CentOS
14 6 (0.33%) FreeNAS
14 6 (0.33%) zOS
15 5 (0.27%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.27%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.22%) Debian
16 4 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 833 (45.15%) Project Management
2 538 (29.16%) Agile Software Development
3 507 (27.48%) PRINCE2
4 229 (12.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 228 (12.36%) ITIL
6 171 (9.27%) Change Management
7 161 (8.73%) Change Control
8 157 (8.51%) Scrum
9 141 (7.64%) SDLC
10 134 (7.26%) Risk Management
11 131 (7.10%) Mentoring
12 122 (6.61%) Programme Management
13 117 (6.34%) Waterfall
14 113 (6.12%) Presales
15 99 (5.37%) Project Governance
16 93 (5.04%) CRM
17 91 (4.93%) Business Intelligence
18 90 (4.88%) Resource Management
19 87 (4.72%) Time Management
20 86 (4.66%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 192 (10.41%) SQL
2 151 (8.18%) JavaScript
3 101 (5.47%) Java
4 97 (5.26%) C#
5 74 (4.01%) PHP
6 69 (3.74%) Python
7 61 (3.31%) Perl
8 58 (3.14%) C
9 44 (2.38%) C++
10 35 (1.90%) Ruby
11 30 (1.63%) Shell Script
12 21 (1.14%) PL/SQL
13 16 (0.87%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.70%) PowerShell
15 11 (0.60%) ABAP
15 11 (0.60%) Assembly Language
16 9 (0.49%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.38%) Bash Shell
17 7 (0.38%) X++
18 6 (0.33%) REXX
Qualifications
1 336 (18.21%) Degree
2 115 (6.23%) APMP
3 93 (5.04%) PMI Certification
4 74 (4.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 73 (3.96%) PMP
6 64 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 58 (3.14%) ISEB
8 52 (2.82%) Security Cleared
9 46 (2.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 31 (1.68%) SC Cleared
11 25 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
11 25 (1.36%) ISTQB
12 22 (1.19%) MBA
13 18 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (0.92%) CCNA
15 13 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (0.60%) MCSE
17 9 (0.49%) PhD
18 8 (0.43%) HNC
18 8 (0.43%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 174 (9.43%) QA
2 16 (0.87%) SLA
3 12 (0.65%) COBIT
4 10 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.38%) FATCA
6 7 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.38%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.27%) GLP
7 5 (0.27%) GMP
7 5 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.27%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.22%) COSO
8 4 (0.22%) ISO22301
8 4 (0.22%) MiFID
9 2 (0.11%) DO-254
9 2 (0.11%) HL7
10 1 (0.054%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.054%) IAS 39
System Software
1 67 (3.63%) Active Directory
2 44 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (1.14%) Docker
4 19 (1.03%) XenApp
5 15 (0.81%) LXC
6 12 (0.65%) XenDesktop
7 11 (0.60%) KVM
7 11 (0.60%) Xen
8 10 (0.54%) vSphere
9 8 (0.43%) Hyper-V
10 7 (0.38%) Firmware
11 6 (0.33%) Time Sharing Option
12 5 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 4 (0.22%) Job Entry Subsystem
13 4 (0.22%) RACF
13 4 (0.22%) vCloud
14 3 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.16%) Varnish
15 1 (0.054%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (0.87%) Graphite
1 16 (0.87%) Puppet
1 16 (0.87%) ZABBIX
2 8 (0.43%) Amdocs OSS
2 8 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.43%) Oracle ZFS
3 7 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.33%) QRadar
4 6 (0.33%) XenMobile
5 5 (0.27%) SCCM
6 4 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
6 4 (0.22%) zSecure
7 3 (0.16%) Data Guard
7 3 (0.16%) Nagios
8 1 (0.054%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 323 (17.51%) Microsoft
2 133 (7.21%) Oracle
3 94 (5.09%) SAP
4 93 (5.04%) Cisco
5 69 (3.74%) VMware
6 52 (2.82%) Citrix
7 37 (2.01%) IBM
8 36 (1.95%) Google
9 34 (1.84%) Adobe
10 32 (1.73%) HP
11 25 (1.36%) Polycom
12 22 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
13 18 (0.98%) Planview
14 17 (0.92%) Juniper
14 17 (0.92%) Sun
15 15 (0.81%) Percona
15 15 (0.81%) Tableau
16 13 (0.70%) Cadence
17 12 (0.65%) NetApp
18 11 (0.60%) CheckPoint
Gatwick, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits package (Including Bonus,
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
Templecombe, Somerset
Thales
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Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Thales
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Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
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Bristol, Gloucestershire
Thales
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
Belfast
Thales
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Crawley, Sussex
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
Belfast
Thales
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Abingdon, Oxfordshire
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Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
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London
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London
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