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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank 364 296 324
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +28
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 808 1157 1109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 1.04% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.20% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 632 889 754
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,375 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%

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
85739 96253 102832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.89% 86.87% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 71657 78628 83341
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 July 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 July 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
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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 -33 756 £52,750 +11.05% 127
London +78 374 £60,000 - 41
South East -37 164 £45,000 -3.22% 26
West Midlands -31 64 £52,500 +7.14% 12
North West +5 60 £45,000 +5.88% 10
City of London +43 58 £67,500 +23.28% 14
Surrey -12 53 £47,500 +5.55% 9
Manchester +14 41 £41,250 -2.94% 6
Yorkshire -26 35 £47,500 +18.75% 11
East of England -18 34 £50,000 +5.26% 12
Birmingham -3 33 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Hampshire -7 22 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Sussex +4 21 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Berkshire -22 20 £72,500 +26.08% 4
Hertfordshire +28 19 £45,000 -10.00% 5
West Yorkshire -9 18 £55,000 +37.50% 9
Scotland -45 18 £42,000 -13.80% 4
Oxfordshire -12 17 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South West -16 17 £34,500 -27.36% 7
North Yorkshire +21 15 £47,500 +21.79%
Gatwick +5 15 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Leeds +5 14 £42,000 -1.17% 5
Buckinghamshire +17 13 £35,000 -9.67% 1
Guildford +13 13 £63,750 +59.37%
Lancashire -1 11 £47,500 +10.46% 2
Milton Keynes +27 10 £36,250 +7.40% 1
York +18 10 £47,500 +18.75%
Aldershot +3 10 £45,000 -
Staffordshire -4 10 £73,750 +158.77% 1
Reading -8 10 £57,500 +9.52% 2

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 785 (43.08%) Project Management
2 560 (30.74%) Finance
3 523 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
4 482 (26.45%) PRINCE2
5 324 (17.78%) Degree
6 317 (17.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 315 (17.29%) Microsoft
8 269 (14.76%) MS Excel
9 243 (13.34%) MS Project
10 234 (12.84%) Retail
11 222 (12.18%) ITIL
12 179 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
13 177 (9.71%) Windows
14 171 (9.39%) SQL
15 169 (9.28%) Scrum
16 166 (9.11%) Manufacturing
17 164 (9.00%) QA
18 159 (8.73%) Change Management
19 156 (8.56%) Change Control
20 153 (8.40%) Matrix Organization
21 150 (8.23%) MS Office
22 140 (7.68%) Data Centre
23 137 (7.52%) Presales
24 135 (7.41%) JavaScript
25 128 (7.03%) CSS
26 125 (6.86%) Risk Management
27 124 (6.81%) HTML
28 123 (6.75%) Mentoring
29 122 (6.70%) Oracle
30 121 (6.64%) Banking

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 85 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 58 (3.18%) CMS
3 55 (3.02%) Apache
4 47 (2.58%) MS Exchange
5 29 (1.59%) MS Project Server
6 27 (1.48%) IIS
7 26 (1.43%) WordPress
8 22 (1.21%) Tomcat
9 21 (1.15%) SAS
10 16 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
11 14 (0.77%) Drupal
11 14 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (0.66%) Kentico
12 12 (0.66%) Umbraco
13 11 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.49%) CICS
14 9 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
15 8 (0.44%) MQSeries
15 8 (0.44%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 269 (14.76%) MS Excel
2 243 (13.34%) MS Project
3 150 (8.23%) MS Office
4 77 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.66%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
9 6 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
10 5 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (0.22%) InDesign
12 3 (0.16%) Acrobat
13 2 (0.11%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.055%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.055%) Simulink
14 1 (0.055%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 36 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
4 17 (0.93%) SAP PP
5 15 (0.82%) SAP PM
6 12 (0.66%) Primavera
6 12 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 11 (0.60%) SAP BPC
7 11 (0.60%) SAP FI
7 11 (0.60%) SAP R/3
8 9 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
9 8 (0.44%) SAP CO
9 8 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
10 6 (0.33%) Finacle
10 6 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
10 6 (0.33%) Temenos T24
11 5 (0.27%) Northgate Housing
12 4 (0.22%) FastStats
12 4 (0.22%) MetaTrader
12 4 (0.22%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.31%) SaaS
2 34 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (1.43%) Office 365
5 12 (0.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (0.49%) IaaS
7 5 (0.27%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.16%) AdWords
8 3 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.16%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.11%) Force.com
9 2 (0.11%) GitHub
9 2 (0.11%) Heroku
9 2 (0.11%) PaaS
10 1 (0.055%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.055%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.055%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 60 (3.29%) Firewall
2 54 (2.96%) WAN
3 51 (2.80%) LAN
4 30 (1.65%) DNS
5 29 (1.59%) Telepresence
5 29 (1.59%) VPN
6 28 (1.54%) VoIP
7 24 (1.32%) SMTP
8 22 (1.21%) Internet
9 20 (1.10%) Unified Communications
10 19 (1.04%) TCP/IP
11 17 (0.93%) DHCP
11 17 (0.93%) LDAP
12 16 (0.88%) Network Security
12 16 (0.88%) VLAN
13 15 (0.82%) Intranet
13 15 (0.82%) SSL
14 14 (0.77%) SAN
15 10 (0.55%) Structured Cabling
15 10 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (5.54%) SQL Server
2 100 (5.49%) MySQL
3 78 (4.28%) Big Data
4 37 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
5 32 (1.76%) Data Mining
6 19 (1.04%) Relational Database
7 17 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 17 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (0.82%) DB2
10 14 (0.77%) SAP BI
10 14 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 13 (0.71%) DataStage
12 12 (0.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 12 (0.66%) IBM InfoSphere
12 12 (0.66%) QualityStage
12 12 (0.66%) Redis
13 10 (0.55%) Oracle Exadata
14 9 (0.49%) RDBMS
14 9 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 49 (2.69%) Git (software)
2 40 (2.20%) JIRA
3 38 (2.09%) Subversion
4 35 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 27 (1.48%) LSMW
6 22 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
7 21 (1.15%) Jenkins
8 17 (0.93%) Selenium
9 14 (0.77%) InstallShield
9 14 (0.77%) TeamCity
10 13 (0.71%) PHPUnit
11 9 (0.49%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.49%) Grunt
11 9 (0.49%) Xdebug
12 8 (0.44%) JUnit
13 7 (0.38%) Maven
14 6 (0.33%) Cucumber
14 6 (0.33%) HP UFT
14 6 (0.33%) Toad
15 3 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 560 (30.74%) Finance
2 234 (12.84%) Retail
3 166 (9.11%) Manufacturing
4 121 (6.64%) Banking
5 118 (6.48%) Marketing
6 75 (4.12%) Telecoms
7 50 (2.74%) Publishing
8 43 (2.36%) Legal
9 40 (2.20%) Aerospace
9 40 (2.20%) Billing
10 37 (2.03%) French Language
11 33 (1.81%) Automotive
11 33 (1.81%) German Language
12 27 (1.48%) Advertising
12 27 (1.48%) Law
13 25 (1.37%) Games
14 22 (1.21%) Electronics
15 15 (0.82%) Italian Language
16 13 (0.71%) Back Office
16 13 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 685 (37.60%) Project Manager
2 208 (11.42%) Analyst
3 157 (8.62%) Developer
4 144 (7.90%) Senior Manager
5 137 (7.52%) Senior Project Manager
6 136 (7.46%) IT Manager
7 112 (6.15%) IT Project Manager
8 98 (5.38%) Consultant
9 68 (3.73%) Architect
9 68 (3.73%) Business Analyst
10 62 (3.40%) Junior
11 61 (3.35%) Senior Developer
12 59 (3.24%) Programme Manager
12 59 (3.24%) Software Project Manager
13 53 (2.91%) Digital Project Manager
14 51 (2.80%) Infrastructure Manager
14 51 (2.80%) PHP Developer
15 49 (2.69%) Agile Project Manager
16 47 (2.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 40 (2.20%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (7.03%) CSS
2 124 (6.81%) HTML
3 110 (6.04%) .NET
4 88 (4.83%) jQuery
5 83 (4.56%) XML
6 54 (2.96%) Ajax
6 54 (2.96%) Web Services
7 53 (2.91%) HTML5
8 36 (1.98%) ASP.NET
9 28 (1.54%) CSS3
9 28 (1.54%) J2EE
10 27 (1.48%) EDI
10 27 (1.48%) Middleware
11 24 (1.32%) LAMP
12 23 (1.26%) JSON
12 23 (1.26%) REST
12 23 (1.26%) Spring
13 21 (1.15%) Flash
13 21 (1.15%) RESTful
14 18 (0.99%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 179 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 140 (7.68%) Data Centre
3 83 (4.56%) Computer Science
4 81 (4.45%) Management Information System
5 80 (4.39%) User Experience
6 56 (3.07%) Life Science
7 51 (2.80%) PMI
8 41 (2.25%) Mobile App
9 32 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (1.65%) Video Conferencing
10 30 (1.65%) Virtual Team
11 27 (1.48%) Fintech
12 21 (1.15%) Digital Media
13 18 (0.99%) NHS
14 16 (0.88%) Social Media
15 15 (0.82%) Mainframe
15 15 (0.82%) Mathematics
16 12 (0.66%) Driving Licence
17 11 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 11 (0.60%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 177 (9.71%) Windows
2 88 (4.83%) Unix
3 86 (4.72%) Linux
4 51 (2.80%) Windows Server
5 30 (1.65%) Solaris
5 30 (1.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 21 (1.15%) Windows 7
8 19 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (0.88%) Android
10 14 (0.77%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.55%) zOS
12 8 (0.44%) Debian
13 6 (0.33%) CentOS
13 6 (0.33%) FreeNAS
13 6 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.27%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.22%) CatOS
15 4 (0.22%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 785 (43.08%) Project Management
2 523 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
3 482 (26.45%) PRINCE2
4 317 (17.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 222 (12.18%) ITIL
6 169 (9.28%) Scrum
7 159 (8.73%) Change Management
8 156 (8.56%) Change Control
9 153 (8.40%) Matrix Organization
10 137 (7.52%) Presales
11 125 (6.86%) Risk Management
12 123 (6.75%) Mentoring
13 121 (6.64%) SDLC
14 105 (5.76%) CRM
14 105 (5.76%) Waterfall
15 95 (5.21%) Programme Management
16 91 (4.99%) Resource Management
17 88 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
18 87 (4.77%) User Acceptance Testing
19 85 (4.67%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 171 (9.39%) SQL
2 135 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 109 (5.98%) C#
4 103 (5.65%) Java
5 87 (4.77%) PHP
6 80 (4.39%) Python
7 74 (4.06%) Perl
8 70 (3.84%) C
9 54 (2.96%) C++
10 33 (1.81%) Ruby
11 28 (1.54%) ABAP
12 25 (1.37%) Shell Script
13 18 (0.99%) PL/SQL
14 13 (0.71%) Assembly Language
14 13 (0.71%) PowerShell
15 10 (0.55%) Bash Shell
16 9 (0.49%) JCL
16 9 (0.49%) REXX
17 8 (0.44%) VB
17 8 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 324 (17.78%) Degree
2 107 (5.87%) PMI Certification
3 104 (5.71%) APMP
4 85 (4.67%) PMP
5 67 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 43 (2.36%) ISEB
6 43 (2.36%) Security Cleared
7 41 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 40 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
9 27 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
10 25 (1.37%) SC Cleared
11 21 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
12 18 (0.99%) CCNA
12 18 (0.99%) ISTQB
13 15 (0.82%) MBA
14 12 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (0.55%) MCSD
16 9 (0.49%) MCSE
17 8 (0.44%) PgMP
17 8 (0.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (9.00%) QA
2 22 (1.21%) SLA
3 17 (0.93%) COBIT
4 11 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.27%) GLP
5 5 (0.27%) GMP
5 5 (0.27%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.27%) PMBOK
5 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.22%) FATCA
6 4 (0.22%) MiFID
6 4 (0.22%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.11%) COSO
8 2 (0.11%) HL7
8 2 (0.11%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.055%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.055%) DICOM
System Software
1 65 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 55 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (1.04%) XenApp
4 18 (0.99%) XenDesktop
5 17 (0.93%) Docker
6 12 (0.66%) KVM
6 12 (0.66%) LXC
6 12 (0.66%) Xen
7 10 (0.55%) Time Sharing Option
7 10 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (0.55%) vSphere
8 7 (0.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 7 (0.38%) Firmware
8 7 (0.38%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.38%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 7 (0.38%) RACF
9 5 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 5 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.22%) vCloud
11 3 (0.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (0.77%) Puppet
2 13 (0.71%) Graphite
2 13 (0.71%) ZABBIX
3 11 (0.60%) SCCM
4 8 (0.44%) Amdocs OSS
5 6 (0.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (0.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 6 (0.33%) QRadar
5 6 (0.33%) XenMobile
5 6 (0.33%) zSecure
6 5 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.22%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.11%) Nagios
10 1 (0.055%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.055%) Data Guard
10 1 (0.055%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.055%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.055%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.055%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 315 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 122 (6.70%) Oracle
3 111 (6.09%) SAP
4 92 (5.05%) Cisco
5 84 (4.61%) VMware
6 67 (3.68%) Citrix
7 35 (1.92%) IBM
8 31 (1.70%) Adobe
8 31 (1.70%) Google
9 30 (1.65%) HP
9 30 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
10 29 (1.59%) Polycom
11 15 (0.82%) Cognos
11 15 (0.82%) Planview
11 15 (0.82%) Sitecore
12 14 (0.77%) NetApp
12 14 (0.77%) Zend
13 13 (0.71%) Cognizant
14 12 (0.66%) EPiServer
14 12 (0.66%) Percona
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 basic plus 20% bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Health
Posted: 6 hours ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £86000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £65000 - £77000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 basic plus £5,000 bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bedfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £39000 - £41000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Nakama
Salary: From £40,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 35-45k plus Car allowance & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swaffham, Norfolk
Advantage XPO
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car or Allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £43000 per annum + 34 days holiday + generous pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aquent
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £90,000 plus car allowance, 20% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago