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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 299 282 288
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 1054 1062 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.92% 0.98% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.20% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 768 803 803
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £71,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.35%

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
93506 88688 89250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.05% 81.54% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 75545 72933 75228
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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 -16 962 £50,000 -4.76% 115
London -23 401 £55,000 -8.33% 43
South East -27 196 £56,500 +13.00% 15
East of England -7 94 £48,250 +7.22% 13
North West +14 78 £42,500 -13.26% 13
City of London -35 77 £52,500 -4.54% 14
West Midlands +15 56 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Berkshire +8 56 £63,500 +10.43% 4
Yorkshire -29 54 £40,000 -15.78% 10
West Yorkshire -9 49 £40,000 -16.23% 5
Hampshire +24 47 £52,500 +20.00% 3
Surrey -50 45 £44,000 -20.00% 2
Manchester +25 44 £41,250 -25.33% 7
Scotland 0 41 £58,750 +17.50% 3
Reading +25 39 £63,500 +10.43%
Leeds +3 39 £37,500 -21.87% 4
Cambridgeshire +4 35 £48,000 +20.00% 5
East Midlands -5 31 £41,750 -1.76% 2
Hertfordshire -10 31 £50,000 - 1
South West -31 31 £42,500 -15.00% 8
Birmingham +7 28 £42,500 -37.03% 6
Cambridge -8 24 £52,500 +35.48% 3
Stirling - 23 £59,375 -
Wales +4 18 £37,500 -25.00% 9
Cheshire -5 15 £53,750 +56.93% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 14 £40,857 +2.14%
Nottingham +1 14 £40,857 +2.14%
Buckinghamshire -6 14 £70,000 +64.70% 4
South Wales +8 13 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Bristol -8 13 £42,500 -5.55% 6

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 911 (42.49%) Project Management
2 681 (31.76%) Finance
3 584 (27.24%) PRINCE2
4 555 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
5 384 (17.91%) Microsoft
6 349 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 332 (15.49%) MS Project
8 315 (14.69%) MS Excel
9 308 (14.37%) Degree
10 250 (11.66%) SQL
11 239 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
12 222 (10.35%) Change Management
13 188 (8.77%) Retail
14 185 (8.63%) Windows
15 183 (8.54%) Banking
16 181 (8.44%) .NET
16 181 (8.44%) Scrum
17 180 (8.40%) Risk Management
18 178 (8.30%) ITIL
19 163 (7.60%) MS Office
20 162 (7.56%) HTML
21 155 (7.23%) C#
22 154 (7.18%) Management Information System
23 153 (7.14%) QA
24 147 (6.86%) SQL Server
25 144 (6.72%) Resource Management
26 143 (6.67%) JavaScript
27 142 (6.62%) Oracle
28 141 (6.58%) Java
29 140 (6.53%) Mentoring

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 37 (1.73%) IIS
3 32 (1.49%) Apache
4 25 (1.17%) MS Project Server
5 24 (1.12%) MS Exchange
6 23 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 21 (0.98%) SAS
8 20 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (0.89%) CMS
9 19 (0.89%) WebSphere
10 16 (0.75%) Lync
10 16 (0.75%) NetWeaver
11 14 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 13 (0.61%) IBM Notes
12 13 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
13 12 (0.56%) JBoss
14 9 (0.42%) WordPress
15 8 (0.37%) Liferay
15 8 (0.37%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 332 (15.49%) MS Project
2 315 (14.69%) MS Excel
3 163 (7.60%) MS Office
4 101 (4.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 85 (3.96%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.47%) Open Workbench
7 5 (0.23%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.19%) Solid Edge
8 4 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
9 3 (0.14%) FastStats
9 3 (0.14%) SPSS
9 3 (0.14%) Fireworks
9 3 (0.14%) Maya
10 2 (0.093%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.093%) Mingle
11 1 (0.047%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (0.047%) Revit
11 1 (0.047%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 31 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (0.79%) SAP SD
4 16 (0.75%) SAP ERP
4 16 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
5 15 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
6 13 (0.61%) SAP GRC
7 11 (0.51%) Maximo
8 10 (0.47%) FLEXCUBE
8 10 (0.47%) Temenos T24
9 9 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.33%) Markit EDM
11 6 (0.28%) Finacle
11 6 (0.28%) Academy Housing
11 6 (0.28%) arcHouse
12 5 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
12 5 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
12 5 (0.23%) SAP PP
13 4 (0.19%) Pivotal CRM
13 4 (0.19%) SAP AFS
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.21%) SaaS
2 6 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.14%) Force.com
5 2 (0.093%) PaaS
5 2 (0.093%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.093%) Office 365
6 1 (0.047%) IaaS
6 1 (0.047%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (3.03%) Firewall
2 64 (2.99%) Internet
3 59 (2.75%) DNS
4 54 (2.52%) SAN
5 45 (2.10%) WAN
6 41 (1.91%) LAN
7 38 (1.77%) DHCP
7 38 (1.77%) TCP/IP
8 34 (1.59%) Network Security
9 33 (1.54%) LDAP
10 32 (1.49%) VPN
11 30 (1.40%) VoIP
12 21 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (0.98%) VLAN
13 19 (0.89%) Wireless
13 19 (0.89%) NAS
13 19 (0.89%) SMS
14 16 (0.75%) Intranet
15 14 (0.65%) HTTP
16 13 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (6.86%) SQL Server
2 66 (3.08%) MySQL
3 52 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 41 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 23 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 21 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (0.84%) SAP BI
11 17 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
11 17 (0.79%) Big Data
12 14 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (0.51%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (0.42%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.28%) MongoDB
15 6 (0.28%) Essbase
15 6 (0.28%) SAP Data Services
16 5 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 49 (2.29%) Subversion
2 42 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 37 (1.73%) JIRA
4 35 (1.63%) Git (software)
5 22 (1.03%) Selenium
6 21 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (0.89%) Maven
8 18 (0.84%) Cucumber
8 18 (0.84%) JUnit
9 15 (0.70%) TeamCity
10 9 (0.42%) InstallShield
11 8 (0.37%) Jasmine
12 7 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (0.33%) Ant
12 7 (0.33%) Hudson
13 6 (0.28%) Android Studio
14 5 (0.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 5 (0.23%) Bugzilla
15 4 (0.19%) LSMW
15 4 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 681 (31.76%) Finance
2 188 (8.77%) Retail
3 183 (8.54%) Banking
4 124 (5.78%) Telecoms
5 111 (5.18%) Marketing
6 79 (3.68%) Manufacturing
7 72 (3.36%) Legal
8 56 (2.61%) Games
9 39 (1.82%) Advertising
9 39 (1.82%) Retail Banking
10 32 (1.49%) Billing
11 30 (1.40%) Back Office
12 28 (1.31%) Automotive
13 23 (1.07%) Publishing
14 21 (0.98%) Investment Banking
15 18 (0.84%) Front Office
15 18 (0.84%) Aerospace
16 16 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.70%) Law
17 15 (0.70%) French Language
Job Titles
1 721 (33.63%) Project Manager
2 306 (14.27%) Analyst
3 212 (9.89%) Developer
4 176 (8.21%) Consultant
5 163 (7.60%) Business Analyst
6 109 (5.08%) Senior Manager
7 102 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
8 82 (3.82%) Architect
9 77 (3.59%) IT Project Manager
10 74 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
11 64 (2.99%) Programme Manager
12 49 (2.29%) ScrumMaster
13 46 (2.15%) SAP Consultant
14 45 (2.10%) Technical Consultant
15 43 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
16 41 (1.91%) Senior Analyst
16 41 (1.91%) Senior Developer
17 40 (1.87%) Security Consultant
17 40 (1.87%) IT Manager
18 39 (1.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (8.44%) .NET
2 162 (7.56%) HTML
3 133 (6.20%) CSS
4 113 (5.27%) Web Services
5 102 (4.76%) jQuery
6 85 (3.96%) XML
7 84 (3.92%) ASP.NET
8 80 (3.73%) HTML5
9 56 (2.61%) WCF
10 44 (2.05%) Ajax
11 39 (1.82%) .NET Framework
12 35 (1.63%) CSS3
13 34 (1.59%) SOAP
14 32 (1.49%) J2EE
15 27 (1.26%) Middleware
16 26 (1.21%) Spring
17 25 (1.17%) WinForms
17 25 (1.17%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (1.12%) Velocity
19 19 (0.89%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 239 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 154 (7.18%) Management Information System
3 77 (3.59%) User Experience
4 66 (3.08%) PMI
5 65 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 45 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (1.45%) Open Source
8 24 (1.12%) GIS
9 22 (1.03%) Mathematics
10 21 (0.98%) Clustering
11 20 (0.93%) IVR
11 20 (0.93%) Blackberry
11 20 (0.93%) Statistics
11 20 (0.93%) Economics
12 19 (0.89%) Cryptography
12 19 (0.89%) Derivative
12 19 (0.89%) NHS
12 19 (0.89%) APACS
12 19 (0.89%) SWIFT
13 17 (0.79%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 185 (8.63%) Windows
2 94 (4.38%) Linux
3 59 (2.75%) UNIX
4 35 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (1.59%) Windows 7
6 29 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (1.26%) Android
8 24 (1.12%) Solaris
9 22 (1.03%) Apple iOS
10 16 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.51%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.51%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.42%) Mac OS X Server
13 9 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.42%) Mac OS
14 8 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
15 6 (0.28%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.23%) Debian
17 4 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 911 (42.49%) Project Management
2 584 (27.24%) PRINCE2
3 555 (25.89%) Agile Software Development
4 349 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 222 (10.35%) Change Management
6 181 (8.44%) Scrum
7 180 (8.40%) Risk Management
8 178 (8.30%) ITIL
9 144 (6.72%) Resource Management
10 140 (6.53%) Change Control
10 140 (6.53%) Mentoring
11 130 (6.06%) Programme Management
12 112 (5.22%) Business Analysis
13 109 (5.08%) Line Management
14 104 (4.85%) E-Commerce
15 99 (4.62%) OO
16 90 (4.20%) CRM
17 88 (4.10%) MVC
18 86 (4.01%) Software Engineering
18 86 (4.01%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 250 (11.66%) SQL
2 155 (7.23%) C#
3 143 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 141 (6.58%) Java
5 90 (4.20%) C++
6 69 (3.22%) PHP
7 60 (2.80%) Python
8 46 (2.15%) C
9 38 (1.77%) T-SQL
10 34 (1.59%) Perl
11 32 (1.49%) VB
12 27 (1.26%) Shell Script
13 24 (1.12%) VBA
14 20 (0.93%) ABAP
14 20 (0.93%) VB6
15 16 (0.75%) VB.NET
16 10 (0.47%) Ruby
17 9 (0.42%) PL/SQL
18 7 (0.33%) VC++
18 7 (0.33%) Ada
Qualifications
1 308 (14.37%) Degree
2 126 (5.88%) PMI Certification
3 101 (4.71%) PMP
4 89 (4.15%) Security Cleared
5 88 (4.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 71 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 59 (2.75%) ISEB
8 57 (2.66%) SC Cleared
9 54 (2.52%) Microsoft Certification
10 35 (1.63%) MCSE
11 27 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
12 25 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
12 25 (1.17%) CCNA
13 24 (1.12%) CISA
14 23 (1.07%) SAP Certification
15 21 (0.98%) CCNP
16 20 (0.93%) CCA
17 19 (0.89%) APMP
18 18 (0.84%) MCP
19 17 (0.79%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (7.14%) QA
2 44 (2.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 30 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 22 (1.03%) ISO 8583
5 18 (0.84%) SLA
6 12 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.42%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.37%) TickIT
9 7 (0.33%) GCP
9 7 (0.33%) FATCA
10 5 (0.23%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.19%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.047%) Basel III
12 1 (0.047%) P3O
12 1 (0.047%) GAAP
System Software
1 78 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 39 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.42%) Samba
5 8 (0.37%) VMware ESX
5 8 (0.37%) vSphere
6 7 (0.33%) Terminal Services
6 7 (0.33%) NFS
6 7 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.23%) Squid
7 5 (0.23%) Corosync
7 5 (0.23%) HDFS
8 4 (0.19%) RHEV
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.19%) XenApp
8 4 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.19%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.093%) vCloud
9 2 (0.093%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.093%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.61%) SCCM
3 11 (0.51%) SolarWinds Orion
4 9 (0.42%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
5 7 (0.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 6 (0.28%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.23%) Oozie
7 5 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Management
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.093%) Cacti
10 2 (0.093%) SCOM
10 2 (0.093%) WSUS
10 2 (0.093%) Cisco UCCE
11 1 (0.047%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.047%) OpenView
11 1 (0.047%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 384 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 142 (6.62%) Oracle
3 128 (5.97%) SAP
4 95 (4.43%) Cisco
5 67 (3.13%) Citrix
6 59 (2.75%) VMware
7 50 (2.33%) CheckPoint
8 47 (2.19%) HP
9 45 (2.10%) IBM
10 40 (1.87%) Juniper
11 22 (1.03%) Red Hat
11 22 (1.03%) Websense
12 21 (0.98%) Zend
13 20 (0.93%) F5
13 20 (0.93%) Cognizant
14 18 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
15 17 (0.79%) Teradata
15 17 (0.79%) Business Objects
16 16 (0.75%) Sun
16 16 (0.75%) Google
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 minutes ago
UK
Spheria Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary package + benefits
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 47k per year + company benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
East Riding
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
UK
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + 12% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Easy Web Recruitment - Bright Future Software
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Our IT Deparment
Salary: Up to £40 per annum Plus overtime
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday