The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 284 256 321
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +65
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 1092 1185 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.93% 1.09% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.38% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 736 851 745
Average salary £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +4.44%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93957 85653 91299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.44%
Number of salaries quoted 75631 70015 77736
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -35 1005 £50,000 - 126
London -67 367 £55,000 -4.34% 34
South East 0 220 £47,500 +11.76% 30
City of London +15 131 £60,000 +4.34% 12
East of England +41 117 £49,500 -5.71% 14
West Midlands +30 72 £45,000 +12.50% 11
Surrey -21 63 £50,000 +35.13% 7
Berkshire +10 62 £42,500 -5.55% 10
Yorkshire -51 58 £45,500 +13.04% 10
Cambridgeshire +20 45 £43,000 -14.00% 5
North West -4 44 £45,000 +12.50% 12
East Midlands -33 44 £42,500 -15.00% 9
South West -22 42 £34,508 -23.31% 3
Hertfordshire +6 37 £51,500 -4.62% 1
West Yorkshire -34 32 £45,000 +2.27% 7
North East +21 31 £55,000 +92.98% 2
Scotland -33 30 £46,250 -7.50% 5
Hampshire +7 29 £55,500 +30.58% 6
Tyne and Wear +19 27 £45,000 +57.89% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 27 £45,000 +57.89% 2
Nottinghamshire -14 26 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Nottingham -19 26 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +1 23 £40,000 -4.76% 1
Manchester -2 21 £46,750 +23.02% 6
Cambridge -2 21 £46,500 -7.00% 3
Birmingham +19 20 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Reading -3 20 £43,750 +8.02% 3
Leeds -43 19 £46,000 -8.00% 5
Warwickshire +21 18 £67,500 +125.00% 4
Bedfordshire +3 17 £49,500 -8.33% 3

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 873 (39.40%) Project Management
2 729 (32.90%) Finance
3 528 (23.83%) PRINCE2
4 512 (23.10%) Microsoft
5 373 (16.83%) MS Excel
6 371 (16.74%) Degree
7 328 (14.80%) MS Project
8 309 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 303 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
10 273 (12.32%) SQL
11 267 (12.05%) Windows
12 238 (10.74%) Change Management
13 224 (10.11%) .NET
14 210 (9.48%) Risk Management
15 196 (8.84%) SQL Server
16 189 (8.53%) Retail
17 188 (8.48%) Scrum
18 182 (8.21%) C#
19 165 (7.45%) QA
20 162 (7.31%) Banking
21 159 (7.18%) SAP
22 156 (7.04%) ITIL
23 155 (6.99%) MS Office
24 152 (6.86%) Business Analysis
25 148 (6.68%) JavaScript
25 148 (6.68%) Programme Management
26 146 (6.59%) Java
27 143 (6.45%) CRM
28 138 (6.23%) HTML
29 136 (6.14%) Marketing

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
1 120 (5.42%) SharePoint
2 60 (2.71%) MS Exchange
3 50 (2.26%) IIS
4 36 (1.62%) Apache
5 30 (1.35%) NetWeaver
6 27 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
7 26 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 25 (1.13%) MS Project Server
9 24 (1.08%) SAS
10 20 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
11 16 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
12 15 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
12 15 (0.68%) IBM Notes
13 14 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
13 14 (0.63%) Oracle Application Server
14 13 (0.59%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.59%) Lync
15 10 (0.45%) CMS
15 10 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
16 9 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 373 (16.83%) MS Excel
2 328 (14.80%) MS Project
3 155 (6.99%) MS Office
4 105 (4.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 79 (3.56%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.36%) Open Workbench
7 6 (0.27%) FastStats
8 5 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.18%) Solid Edge
9 4 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (0.14%) Mingle
10 3 (0.14%) SPSS
10 3 (0.14%) Maya
11 2 (0.090%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.090%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.045%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.045%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 52 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (1.35%) SAP ERP
4 17 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
5 15 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
6 14 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
7 13 (0.59%) SAP SD
8 11 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
9 10 (0.45%) Maximo
10 9 (0.41%) Academy Housing
10 9 (0.41%) arcHouse
11 8 (0.36%) SAP R/3
12 7 (0.32%) FLEXCUBE
12 7 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
12 7 (0.32%) Temenos T24
12 7 (0.32%) Cognos Business Intelligence
13 6 (0.27%) SAP GRC
14 5 (0.23%) SAP CO
14 5 (0.23%) SAP FI
14 5 (0.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.68%) SaaS
2 11 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.23%) Taleo
5 3 (0.14%) Force.com
6 2 (0.090%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.090%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.090%) Office 365
6 2 (0.090%) Pure360
7 1 (0.045%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (3.97%) Internet
2 83 (3.75%) SAN
3 75 (3.38%) Firewall
4 55 (2.48%) WAN
5 51 (2.30%) LAN
6 49 (2.21%) DNS
7 48 (2.17%) VoIP
8 45 (2.03%) TCP/IP
9 44 (1.99%) VPN
9 44 (1.99%) LDAP
9 44 (1.99%) DHCP
10 35 (1.58%) NAS
11 26 (1.17%) SMTP
12 25 (1.13%) SMS
13 23 (1.04%) Network Security
14 22 (0.99%) Asterisk PBX
14 22 (0.99%) MPLS
15 19 (0.86%) HTTP
16 17 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
17 16 (0.72%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (8.84%) SQL Server
2 79 (3.56%) MySQL
3 50 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 39 (1.76%) Oracle Database
5 37 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 37 (1.67%) SAP BI
6 30 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
7 28 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 27 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 24 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
11 18 (0.81%) Essbase
11 18 (0.81%) SAP Data Services
12 14 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
13 13 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (0.54%) Big Data
15 11 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
16 10 (0.45%) Data Mining
17 8 (0.36%) MS Access
18 7 (0.32%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 56 (2.53%) Subversion
2 43 (1.94%) JIRA
3 38 (1.71%) Visual Studio
4 35 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (0.81%) LoadRunner
5 18 (0.81%) Git (software)
6 12 (0.54%) Selenium
7 11 (0.50%) JUnit
8 9 (0.41%) Maven
8 9 (0.41%) Cucumber
8 9 (0.41%) Jasmine
9 7 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 7 (0.32%) Ant
9 7 (0.32%) ReSharper
9 7 (0.32%) MorphX
10 6 (0.27%) Introscope
10 6 (0.27%) Fiddler
10 6 (0.27%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.27%) TestDirector
10 6 (0.27%) Android Studio
General
1 729 (32.90%) Finance
2 189 (8.53%) Retail
3 162 (7.31%) Banking
4 136 (6.14%) Marketing
5 115 (5.19%) Telecoms
6 75 (3.38%) Legal
7 65 (2.93%) Advertising
8 48 (2.17%) Retail Banking
9 44 (1.99%) Manufacturing
10 40 (1.81%) Billing
11 30 (1.35%) Financial Institution
11 30 (1.35%) Back Office
12 29 (1.31%) Investment Banking
13 27 (1.22%) Law
14 26 (1.17%) Automotive
14 26 (1.17%) Front Office
14 26 (1.17%) French Language
15 25 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
16 23 (1.04%) Games
17 20 (0.90%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 668 (30.14%) Project Manager
2 317 (14.31%) Analyst
3 222 (10.02%) Consultant
4 220 (9.93%) Developer
5 158 (7.13%) Business Analyst
6 126 (5.69%) Senior Manager
7 109 (4.92%) Senior Project Manager
8 97 (4.38%) Architect
9 77 (3.47%) IT Project Manager
10 57 (2.57%) ScrumMaster
11 50 (2.26%) PHP Developer
12 48 (2.17%) Programme Manager
12 48 (2.17%) Technical Consultant
13 47 (2.12%) Project Planner
14 45 (2.03%) Senior Developer
14 45 (2.03%) Business Consultant
14 45 (2.03%) SAP Consultant
15 44 (1.99%) Business Manager
15 44 (1.99%) Agile Project Manager
15 44 (1.99%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (10.11%) .NET
2 138 (6.23%) HTML
3 125 (5.64%) CSS
4 124 (5.60%) Web Services
5 106 (4.78%) jQuery
6 96 (4.33%) ASP.NET
7 88 (3.97%) XML
8 58 (2.62%) WCF
9 51 (2.30%) HTML5
10 47 (2.12%) SOAP
11 41 (1.85%) Ajax
12 39 (1.76%) Middleware
13 35 (1.58%) JSON
14 29 (1.31%) Velocity
15 28 (1.26%) CSS3
16 27 (1.22%) LAMP
16 27 (1.22%) XSLT
17 26 (1.17%) J2EE
18 23 (1.04%) .NET Framework
18 23 (1.04%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 132 (5.96%) Management Information System
2 85 (3.84%) Computer Science
3 53 (2.39%) PMI
4 47 (2.12%) Social Media
5 37 (1.67%) GIS
6 34 (1.53%) Open Source
7 33 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (1.17%) IVR
9 25 (1.13%) APACS
9 25 (1.13%) Cryptography
10 24 (1.08%) Blackberry
10 24 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 24 (1.08%) SWIFT
11 23 (1.04%) NHS
11 23 (1.04%) Clustering
11 23 (1.04%) Life Science
12 21 (0.95%) Reference Data
13 19 (0.86%) Mathematics
13 19 (0.86%) Economics
14 18 (0.81%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 267 (12.05%) Windows
2 132 (5.96%) Linux
3 62 (2.80%) Windows 7
4 59 (2.66%) UNIX
5 51 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 30 (1.35%) Android
7 30 (1.35%) Mac OS X
8 27 (1.22%) Solaris
9 23 (1.04%) Mac OS X Server
9 23 (1.04%) Mac OS
10 22 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (0.99%) Ubuntu
11 21 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (0.77%) Apple iOS
13 14 (0.63%) Windows 8
14 12 (0.54%) Windows XP
15 9 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
16 8 (0.36%) Windows Vista
17 7 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 873 (39.40%) Project Management
2 528 (23.83%) PRINCE2
3 309 (13.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 303 (13.67%) Agile Software Development
5 238 (10.74%) Change Management
6 210 (9.48%) Risk Management
7 188 (8.48%) Scrum
8 156 (7.04%) ITIL
9 152 (6.86%) Business Analysis
10 148 (6.68%) Programme Management
11 143 (6.45%) CRM
12 134 (6.05%) Change Control
13 130 (5.87%) Resource Management
14 116 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
15 111 (5.01%) E-Commerce
16 107 (4.83%) OO
17 101 (4.56%) ERP
18 87 (3.93%) Migration
18 87 (3.93%) Service Delivery
19 86 (3.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 273 (12.32%) SQL
2 182 (8.21%) C#
3 148 (6.68%) JavaScript
4 146 (6.59%) Java
5 80 (3.61%) PHP
6 73 (3.29%) C++
7 63 (2.84%) Python
8 51 (2.30%) C
9 30 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 23 (1.04%) VB
11 21 (0.95%) ABAP
11 21 (0.95%) Perl
12 19 (0.86%) VB.NET
12 19 (0.86%) Shell Script
13 18 (0.81%) PL/SQL
14 16 (0.72%) VBA
15 14 (0.63%) VB6
16 12 (0.54%) PowerShell
17 11 (0.50%) Ruby
18 10 (0.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 371 (16.74%) Degree
2 120 (5.42%) PMI Certification
3 104 (4.69%) PMP
4 98 (4.42%) Security Cleared
5 75 (3.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 55 (2.48%) SC Cleared
7 53 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 49 (2.21%) ISEB
9 42 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 40 (1.81%) MCSE
11 26 (1.17%) CCA
12 25 (1.13%) MCITP
13 24 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (1.04%) APMP
15 22 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 21 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
17 18 (0.81%) SAP Certification
18 17 (0.77%) CCNA
19 16 (0.72%) MCP
20 15 (0.68%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 165 (7.45%) QA
2 41 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (1.40%) PCI DSS
3 31 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (1.26%) ISO 8583
5 20 (0.90%) SLA
6 13 (0.59%) ISO 9001
7 10 (0.45%) GCP
7 10 (0.45%) TickIT
8 7 (0.32%) FATCA
9 6 (0.27%) AIFMD
10 2 (0.090%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.090%) IEC 61508
10 2 (0.090%) P3O
10 2 (0.090%) BS7799
11 1 (0.045%) Basel II
11 1 (0.045%) EMIR
11 1 (0.045%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.045%) COSO
11 1 (0.045%) COBIT
System Software
1 100 (4.51%) Active Directory
2 48 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.04%) Samba
4 19 (0.86%) vSphere
5 18 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.81%) XenApp
6 17 (0.77%) XenDesktop
7 13 (0.59%) XenServer
7 13 (0.59%) Terminal Services
8 11 (0.50%) VMware ESX
9 9 (0.41%) NFS
10 8 (0.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (0.32%) 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 19 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.68%) SCCM
3 14 (0.63%) Oracle Identity Management
4 11 (0.50%) SolarWinds Orion
5 8 (0.36%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 6 (0.27%) CA Wily
6 6 (0.27%) Backup Exec
7 4 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (0.18%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.14%) WSUS
8 3 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.090%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.090%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.090%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.090%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.090%) Cacti
10 1 (0.045%) OpenView
10 1 (0.045%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 512 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 159 (7.18%) SAP
3 130 (5.87%) Oracle
4 95 (4.29%) Citrix
5 84 (3.79%) Cisco
5 84 (3.79%) VMware
6 80 (3.61%) HP
7 56 (2.53%) CheckPoint
8 40 (1.81%) Juniper
9 33 (1.49%) Business Objects
10 30 (1.35%) IBM
11 28 (1.26%) Red Hat
12 27 (1.22%) ESRI
13 23 (1.04%) Facebook
14 22 (0.99%) Fujitsu
15 19 (0.86%) F5
16 18 (0.81%) SolarWinds
16 18 (0.81%) Capita
16 18 (0.81%) EMC
17 17 (0.77%) Websense
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Anonymous
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + 5% bonus + £3k car allowance
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Proteus Europe
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
EasywebRecruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum depending on experience, + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Package
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago