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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 321 281 288
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +7
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 977 1099 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.86% 0.99% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.22% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 720 834 804
Average salary £50,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.99% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.06% +8.88%

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
93682 90341 87311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.22% 81.64% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 76768 73683 73829
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 £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -46 883 £48,000 -4.00% 134
London -69 343 £52,500 -12.50% 47
South East -46 174 £56,750 +13.50% 29
East of England -20 101 £47,500 +5.55% 15
North West +14 76 £42,500 -11.91% 16
City of London -27 69 £52,500 -8.69% 18
West Midlands +30 55 £42,000 -9.18% 8
Yorkshire -34 46 £37,500 -21.87% 3
Manchester +8 43 £42,500 -10.52% 9
Surrey -24 43 £48,500 -11.81% 7
Scotland +4 42 £52,500 +3.96% 4
Berkshire +15 41 £63,500 +10.43% 3
South West -7 41 £45,000 - 8
Hampshire +9 37 £54,500 +29.76% 4
Hertfordshire -5 37 £50,000 - 5
West Yorkshire -13 37 £38,000 -23.23% 2
Cambridgeshire -10 32 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Birmingham +9 31 £42,500 -43.33% 4
East Midlands -4 30 £42,500 - 5
Leeds -12 28 £34,252 -30.80% 1
Reading +17 27 £63,500 +10.43% 2
Wales +6 25 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Cambridge -7 23 £46,500 +24.00% 2
South Wales +12 22 £50,000 -11.11% 6
Stirling -1 19 £58,750 +22.39%
Watford -3 18 £50,000 +40.84% 4
Cheshire +8 16 £52,500 +19.31% 3
Bristol +4 16 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Lancashire +12 13 £39,500 -7.05% 2
Nottinghamshire +11 13 £40,857 +2.14% 2

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 890 (42.69%) Project Management
2 654 (31.37%) Finance
3 565 (27.10%) PRINCE2
4 547 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
5 379 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 341 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 310 (14.87%) MS Project
8 299 (14.34%) MS Excel
9 283 (13.57%) Degree
10 241 (11.56%) SQL
11 239 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
12 208 (9.98%) Change Management
13 186 (8.92%) Banking
14 179 (8.59%) Retail
15 176 (8.44%) Windows
16 175 (8.39%) ITIL
17 171 (8.20%) MS Office
18 169 (8.11%) .NET
19 164 (7.87%) Scrum
20 160 (7.67%) HTML
21 158 (7.58%) Risk Management
22 157 (7.53%) Resource Management
23 155 (7.43%) C#
24 151 (7.24%) JavaScript
25 147 (7.05%) QA
26 141 (6.76%) Management Information System
26 141 (6.76%) Mentoring
27 138 (6.62%) Change Control
28 137 (6.57%) SQL Server
29 135 (6.47%) Oracle

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 104 (4.99%) SharePoint
2 31 (1.49%) MS Exchange
3 29 (1.39%) Apache
3 29 (1.39%) MS Project Server
4 26 (1.25%) CMS
5 25 (1.20%) IIS
6 24 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
7 20 (0.96%) Lync
8 18 (0.86%) SAS
9 17 (0.82%) WebSphere
10 16 (0.77%) Tomcat
11 15 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (0.67%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (0.53%) WordPress
13 11 (0.53%) IBM Notes
14 9 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
14 9 (0.43%) NetWeaver
15 8 (0.38%) Liferay
15 8 (0.38%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 310 (14.87%) MS Project
2 299 (14.34%) MS Excel
3 171 (8.20%) MS Office
4 92 (4.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 91 (4.36%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.38%) Open Workbench
6 8 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.24%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.19%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.19%) Solid Edge
8 4 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.19%) Mingle
9 3 (0.14%) FastStats
9 3 (0.14%) Maya
10 2 (0.096%) SPSS
10 2 (0.096%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.048%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (0.048%) Revit
11 1 (0.048%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 30 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (0.86%) Oracle EBS R12
4 15 (0.72%) SAP SD
4 15 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
5 12 (0.58%) SAP GRC
6 11 (0.53%) Temenos T24
6 11 (0.53%) FLEXCUBE
7 10 (0.48%) Finacle
8 9 (0.43%) SAP ERP
9 8 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
9 8 (0.38%) Maximo
10 7 (0.34%) Changepoint
10 7 (0.34%) Markit EDM
11 6 (0.29%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
13 4 (0.19%) Compiere
13 4 (0.19%) SAP AFS
13 4 (0.19%) SAP PP
13 4 (0.19%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.25%) SaaS
2 7 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
4 4 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.14%) PaaS
6 2 (0.096%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.048%) Office 365
7 1 (0.048%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 73 (3.50%) Firewall
2 62 (2.97%) DNS
3 60 (2.88%) Internet
4 50 (2.40%) SAN
5 46 (2.21%) WAN
6 45 (2.16%) LAN
7 40 (1.92%) DHCP
7 40 (1.92%) TCP/IP
8 37 (1.77%) Network Security
9 34 (1.63%) VPN
10 32 (1.53%) VoIP
11 26 (1.25%) Wireless
12 23 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
12 23 (1.10%) LDAP
13 20 (0.96%) SMS
13 20 (0.96%) VLAN
14 18 (0.86%) IP Telephony
15 17 (0.82%) IPsec
15 17 (0.82%) Intranet
15 17 (0.82%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (6.57%) SQL Server
2 61 (2.93%) MySQL
3 47 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 41 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 40 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 17 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 17 (0.82%) Big Data
9 14 (0.67%) Oracle Database
10 11 (0.53%) Data Mining
11 10 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
11 10 (0.48%) SAP BI
12 9 (0.43%) Hadoop
13 7 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (0.29%) MongoDB
14 6 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.24%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.24%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.24%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 47 (2.25%) Subversion
2 44 (2.11%) Visual Studio
3 35 (1.68%) Git (software)
4 33 (1.58%) JIRA
5 22 (1.06%) Selenium
6 21 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (0.91%) Maven
7 19 (0.91%) JUnit
7 19 (0.91%) InstallShield
8 18 (0.86%) Cucumber
9 16 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 9 (0.43%) Jasmine
11 8 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
11 8 (0.38%) Ant
12 7 (0.34%) Hudson
13 5 (0.24%) MSBuild
13 5 (0.24%) Behat
13 5 (0.24%) Android Studio
13 5 (0.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 5 (0.24%) Axure RP
General
1 654 (31.37%) Finance
2 186 (8.92%) Banking
3 179 (8.59%) Retail
4 124 (5.95%) Telecoms
5 107 (5.13%) Marketing
6 79 (3.79%) Manufacturing
7 63 (3.02%) Legal
8 55 (2.64%) Games
9 38 (1.82%) Retail Banking
10 33 (1.58%) Billing
11 29 (1.39%) Advertising
12 28 (1.34%) Back Office
13 27 (1.29%) Automotive
14 24 (1.15%) Publishing
15 20 (0.96%) Aerospace
16 16 (0.77%) Investment Banking
17 15 (0.72%) Front Office
18 13 (0.62%) Law
19 12 (0.58%) Electronics
19 12 (0.58%) French Language
Job Titles
1 681 (32.66%) Project Manager
2 316 (15.16%) Analyst
3 197 (9.45%) Developer
4 159 (7.63%) Business Analyst
5 155 (7.43%) Consultant
6 103 (4.94%) Senior Manager
7 97 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
8 81 (3.88%) Architect
9 75 (3.60%) IT Project Manager
10 71 (3.41%) Agile Project Manager
11 60 (2.88%) Programme Manager
12 46 (2.21%) Delivery Manager
12 46 (2.21%) ScrumMaster
13 44 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 43 (2.06%) Senior Developer
14 43 (2.06%) Senior Analyst
15 42 (2.01%) Security Consultant
15 42 (2.01%) Technical Consultant
16 40 (1.92%) Junior
17 39 (1.87%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (8.11%) .NET
2 160 (7.67%) HTML
3 130 (6.24%) CSS
4 118 (5.66%) Web Services
5 97 (4.65%) XML
6 91 (4.36%) jQuery
7 81 (3.88%) ASP.NET
8 73 (3.50%) HTML5
9 48 (2.30%) WCF
10 46 (2.21%) Ajax
10 46 (2.21%) .NET Framework
11 33 (1.58%) CSS3
12 29 (1.39%) SOAP
13 28 (1.34%) WinForms
14 26 (1.25%) Spring
14 26 (1.25%) J2EE
15 25 (1.20%) Velocity
16 23 (1.10%) Middleware
17 22 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (0.96%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 239 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 86 (4.12%) User Experience
4 70 (3.36%) PMI
5 53 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 45 (2.16%) Computer Science
7 23 (1.10%) Open Source
8 22 (1.06%) Mathematics
8 22 (1.06%) Statistics
8 22 (1.06%) Blackberry
9 21 (1.01%) IVR
9 21 (1.01%) Cryptography
10 20 (0.96%) APACS
10 20 (0.96%) SWIFT
11 18 (0.86%) Derivative
12 17 (0.82%) Economics
13 16 (0.77%) Physics
14 15 (0.72%) Clustering
14 15 (0.72%) Mobile App
15 14 (0.67%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 176 (8.44%) Windows
2 86 (4.12%) Linux
3 67 (3.21%) UNIX
4 33 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (1.53%) Android
6 30 (1.44%) Solaris
6 30 (1.44%) Windows 7
7 28 (1.34%) Apple iOS
8 21 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.43%) Windows XP
12 8 (0.38%) Mac OS
12 8 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
13 7 (0.34%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.24%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.24%) CentOS
15 5 (0.24%) Mac OS X Server
16 4 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 890 (42.69%) Project Management
2 565 (27.10%) PRINCE2
3 547 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
4 341 (16.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 208 (9.98%) Change Management
6 175 (8.39%) ITIL
7 164 (7.87%) Scrum
8 158 (7.58%) Risk Management
9 157 (7.53%) Resource Management
10 141 (6.76%) Mentoring
11 138 (6.62%) Change Control
12 132 (6.33%) Programme Management
13 110 (5.28%) Business Analysis
14 108 (5.18%) E-Commerce
15 99 (4.75%) Line Management
16 98 (4.70%) OO
17 90 (4.32%) People Management
18 89 (4.27%) Waterfall
19 87 (4.17%) Time Management
20 85 (4.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 241 (11.56%) SQL
2 155 (7.43%) C#
3 151 (7.24%) JavaScript
4 129 (6.19%) Java
5 93 (4.46%) C++
6 69 (3.31%) PHP
6 69 (3.31%) Python
7 49 (2.35%) C
8 41 (1.97%) Perl
9 39 (1.87%) T-SQL
10 36 (1.73%) VB
11 28 (1.34%) VBA
11 28 (1.34%) Shell Script
12 24 (1.15%) VB6
13 20 (0.96%) ABAP
14 18 (0.86%) VB.NET
15 12 (0.58%) Ruby
16 7 (0.34%) Ada
16 7 (0.34%) Assembly Language
16 7 (0.34%) VC++
Qualifications
1 283 (13.57%) Degree
2 119 (5.71%) PMI Certification
3 97 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 86 (4.12%) PMP
5 85 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 83 (3.98%) Security Cleared
7 63 (3.02%) ISEB
8 55 (2.64%) SC Cleared
9 48 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
10 32 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
11 31 (1.49%) MCSE
12 27 (1.29%) CCNA
13 26 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
14 23 (1.10%) CCNP
15 22 (1.06%) ISTQB
16 21 (1.01%) CCA
17 20 (0.96%) CISA
18 18 (0.86%) CISM
18 18 (0.86%) SAP Certification
18 18 (0.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (7.05%) QA
2 40 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 30 (1.44%) PCI DSS
5 25 (1.20%) SLA
6 23 (1.10%) ISO 8583
7 12 (0.58%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.43%) Data Quality
9 6 (0.29%) FATCA
10 5 (0.24%) AIFMD
11 4 (0.19%) IEC 61508
11 4 (0.19%) GCP
11 4 (0.19%) TickIT
12 2 (0.096%) DO-254
13 1 (0.048%) P3O
13 1 (0.048%) GAAP
System Software
1 70 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 40 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.62%) vSphere
4 11 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.48%) XenApp
5 10 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.29%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.24%) Samba
7 5 (0.24%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.24%) HDFS
8 4 (0.19%) RHEV
8 4 (0.19%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.19%) PowerHA
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.14%) Squid
9 3 (0.14%) vCloud
9 3 (0.14%) Corosync
10 2 (0.096%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (0.67%) SCCM
3 12 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
5 9 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (0.29%) Backup Exec
7 5 (0.24%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 5 (0.24%) Oozie
8 4 (0.19%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.14%) Cacti
9 3 (0.14%) Ansible
10 2 (0.096%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.096%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.096%) WSUS
10 2 (0.096%) SCOM
11 1 (0.048%) EMC NetWorker
11 1 (0.048%) OpenView
11 1 (0.048%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 379 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 135 (6.47%) Oracle
3 105 (5.04%) SAP
4 96 (4.60%) Cisco
5 74 (3.55%) Citrix
6 59 (2.83%) VMware
7 50 (2.40%) HP
8 47 (2.25%) CheckPoint
9 46 (2.21%) IBM
10 35 (1.68%) Juniper
11 24 (1.15%) F5
12 23 (1.10%) Red Hat
13 22 (1.06%) Websense
14 21 (1.01%) Zend
15 20 (0.96%) Google
16 19 (0.91%) Cognizant
17 17 (0.82%) Sun
17 17 (0.82%) Teradata
18 15 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
18 15 (0.72%) SolarWinds
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus outstanding package
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands (County)
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £35,000 to £85,000 per annum + package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Car and Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Glossop, Derbyshire
Aston Carter
Posted: 2 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT People First
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago