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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 287 252 295
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +43
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 1152 1142 1094
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.95% 1.03% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.30% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 842 823 863
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £77,850
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +2.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -29 1018 £48,000 -4.00% 132
London -50 422 £57,500 - 57
South East -18 199 £40,000 -11.11% 24
City of London +6 135 £57,500 +2.22% 15
East of England +37 120 £45,750 +3.97% 11
Yorkshire -45 75 £35,000 - 8
West Midlands +38 68 £45,000 - 6
North West -10 60 £39,000 -17.89% 15
East Midlands -7 55 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Scotland -2 54 £45,000 +3.44% 6
Hampshire +16 53 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Surrey -11 51 £47,500 +15.15% 5
West Yorkshire -16 50 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Berkshire -1 47 £55,000 +27.90% 6
Leeds -14 43 £35,000 -18.12% 2
Manchester +2 37 £39,250 -12.77% 8
Cambridgeshire +16 32 £47,500 +31.94% 5
Hertfordshire +11 31 £46,500 +25.67% 1
South West -31 31 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Birmingham +20 30 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Northamptonshire +8 26 £44,000 +12.82%
Solihull - 25 £32,500 -
Nottinghamshire -14 23 £52,454 -4.62% 2
Nottingham -4 22 £52,454 -10.65%
Bedfordshire 0 21 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Edinburgh -14 20 £45,000 +42.85% 2
South Yorkshire -6 19 £47,500 +63.79% 3
Wales +7 18 £35,000 -26.31% 3
Suffolk +3 18 £40,000 -9.09%
Essex -13 18 £54,000 +50.00% 1

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 835 (38.30%) Project Management
2 792 (36.33%) Finance
3 586 (26.88%) Microsoft
4 511 (23.44%) PRINCE2
5 364 (16.70%) Degree
6 325 (14.91%) MS Excel
7 302 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
8 298 (13.67%) Windows
9 284 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 282 (12.94%) MS Project
11 268 (12.29%) SQL
12 258 (11.83%) Change Management
13 254 (11.65%) .NET
14 224 (10.28%) Scrum
15 220 (10.09%) SQL Server
16 214 (9.82%) Risk Management
17 209 (9.59%) C#
18 205 (9.40%) QA
19 201 (9.22%) Banking
20 184 (8.44%) ITIL
21 174 (7.98%) SharePoint
22 171 (7.84%) Business Analysis
23 165 (7.57%) CRM
24 163 (7.48%) Retail
25 151 (6.93%) MS Office
26 140 (6.42%) Linux
27 129 (5.92%) Firewall
28 128 (5.87%) SAP
29 126 (5.78%) Programme Management
30 125 (5.73%) VMware

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 174 (7.98%) SharePoint
2 97 (4.45%) MS Exchange
3 66 (3.03%) IIS
4 44 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (1.56%) CMS
6 32 (1.47%) MS Project Server
7 30 (1.38%) NetWeaver
8 26 (1.19%) Lync
9 24 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
9 24 (1.10%) IBM Notes
10 23 (1.06%) Apache
11 20 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
12 17 (0.78%) SAS
12 17 (0.78%) WebSphere
12 17 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
13 16 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 15 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2003
15 13 (0.60%) Tomcat
16 11 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 325 (14.91%) MS Excel
2 282 (12.94%) MS Project
3 151 (6.93%) MS Office
4 78 (3.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 52 (2.39%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.18%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.14%) FastStats
7 3 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.092%) Mingle
8 2 (0.092%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.092%) SPSS
9 1 (0.046%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 55 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.38%) SAP ERP
3 27 (1.24%) Dynamics AX
4 24 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
5 13 (0.60%) SAP R/3
6 10 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.46%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 10 (0.46%) Cognos TM1
7 8 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
8 6 (0.28%) Summit
9 5 (0.23%) SAP HR
9 5 (0.23%) Magento
10 4 (0.18%) Maximo
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.18%) SAP CRM
11 3 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
11 3 (0.14%) Academy Housing
11 3 (0.14%) arcHouse
12 2 (0.092%) Oracle Receivables
12 2 (0.092%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 13 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (0.50%) SaaS
3 10 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
4 9 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.32%) Taleo
6 4 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.092%) Office 365
7 2 (0.092%) Force.com
8 1 (0.046%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 129 (5.92%) Firewall
2 93 (4.27%) WAN
3 91 (4.17%) LAN
4 85 (3.90%) Internet
5 79 (3.62%) TCP/IP
6 71 (3.26%) SAN
7 47 (2.16%) Network Security
8 46 (2.11%) VPN
9 45 (2.06%) DNS
9 45 (2.06%) SMTP
10 41 (1.88%) VoIP
11 39 (1.79%) Intranet
12 38 (1.74%) Ethernet
13 37 (1.70%) DHCP
14 25 (1.15%) LDAP
15 22 (1.01%) NAS
16 21 (0.96%) MPLS
17 20 (0.92%) Unified Communications
18 17 (0.78%) SMS
19 16 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 58 (2.66%) MySQL
3 35 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 32 (1.47%) SAP BI
5 30 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
6 25 (1.15%) SAP Data Services
6 25 (1.15%) Essbase
6 25 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 23 (1.06%) Oracle Database
8 21 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (0.55%) RDBMS
12 11 (0.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (0.46%) DB2
13 10 (0.46%) OLAP
14 9 (0.41%) Data Mining
15 8 (0.37%) Oracle Database 12c
16 7 (0.32%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 89 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 58 (2.66%) Subversion
3 57 (2.61%) Visual Studio
4 29 (1.33%) JIRA
5 25 (1.15%) LoadRunner
6 17 (0.78%) Eclipse
6 17 (0.78%) TeamCity
7 16 (0.73%) MSBuild
8 14 (0.64%) Selenium
9 12 (0.55%) ReSharper
10 11 (0.50%) Fiddler
11 10 (0.46%) Ant
12 9 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
12 9 (0.41%) Git (software)
13 8 (0.37%) MorphX
13 8 (0.37%) Maven
14 7 (0.32%) JUnit
15 6 (0.28%) Introscope
15 6 (0.28%) Bugzilla
16 5 (0.23%) Hudson
General
1 792 (36.33%) Finance
2 201 (9.22%) Banking
3 163 (7.48%) Retail
4 117 (5.37%) Marketing
5 83 (3.81%) Advertising
6 71 (3.26%) Telecoms
7 51 (2.34%) Legal
8 46 (2.11%) Billing
9 44 (2.02%) Manufacturing
10 40 (1.83%) Law
11 37 (1.70%) Retail Banking
12 35 (1.61%) Financial Institution
13 28 (1.28%) Investment Banking
13 28 (1.28%) Front Office
14 22 (1.01%) Back Office
15 17 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
15 17 (0.78%) French Language
16 15 (0.69%) Games
17 13 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 635 (29.13%) Project Manager
2 331 (15.18%) Analyst
3 213 (9.77%) Consultant
4 200 (9.17%) Developer
5 146 (6.70%) Business Analyst
6 143 (6.56%) Architect
7 126 (5.78%) Senior Manager
8 109 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 61 (2.80%) ScrumMaster
10 59 (2.71%) Business Manager
10 59 (2.71%) IT Project Manager
11 49 (2.25%) Business Consultant
11 49 (2.25%) Senior Analyst
12 48 (2.20%) Programme Manager
13 47 (2.16%) Infrastructure Manager
14 44 (2.02%) PMO Analyst
15 43 (1.97%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 42 (1.93%) PMO Manager
17 41 (1.88%) SAP Manager
18 38 (1.74%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (11.65%) .NET
2 96 (4.40%) HTML
3 94 (4.31%) ASP.NET
4 91 (4.17%) Web Services
5 84 (3.85%) CSS
6 72 (3.30%) XML
7 67 (3.07%) jQuery
8 51 (2.34%) SOAP
9 33 (1.51%) Middleware
10 32 (1.47%) REST
11 31 (1.42%) WCF
12 30 (1.38%) Ajax
13 29 (1.33%) JSON
14 25 (1.15%) J2EE
15 24 (1.10%) Velocity
15 24 (1.10%) .NET Framework
16 21 (0.96%) XSLT
17 20 (0.92%) NHibernate
18 18 (0.83%) LAMP
19 17 (0.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 97 (4.45%) Management Information System
2 81 (3.72%) Computer Science
3 48 (2.20%) Social Media
4 37 (1.70%) PMI
5 32 (1.47%) Blackberry
6 31 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 29 (1.33%) Mobile App
7 29 (1.33%) Life Science
8 26 (1.19%) Open Source
9 25 (1.15%) Digital Media
9 25 (1.15%) GIS
10 23 (1.06%) Statistics
11 22 (1.01%) Mathematics
11 22 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 21 (0.96%) Reference Data
12 21 (0.96%) SWIFT
13 20 (0.92%) Video on Demand
14 17 (0.78%) Data Integration
15 16 (0.73%) Cryptography
15 16 (0.73%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 298 (13.67%) Windows
2 140 (6.42%) Linux
3 85 (3.90%) UNIX
4 79 (3.62%) Windows 7
5 53 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (1.93%) Android
8 22 (1.01%) Mac OS X
9 18 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 17 (0.78%) Windows 8
11 16 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (0.69%) Solaris
12 15 (0.69%) Windows Vista
12 15 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (0.60%) Mac OS X Server
13 13 (0.60%) Mac OS
14 12 (0.55%) Ubuntu
15 10 (0.46%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.32%) AIX
17 3 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 835 (38.30%) Project Management
2 511 (23.44%) PRINCE2
3 302 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
4 284 (13.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 258 (11.83%) Change Management
6 224 (10.28%) Scrum
7 214 (9.82%) Risk Management
8 184 (8.44%) ITIL
9 171 (7.84%) Business Analysis
10 165 (7.57%) CRM
11 126 (5.78%) Programme Management
12 116 (5.32%) Business Intelligence
13 113 (5.18%) Resource Management
14 112 (5.14%) ERP
15 106 (4.86%) Business Development
16 103 (4.72%) Change Control
17 98 (4.50%) Waterfall
18 95 (4.36%) Analytics
19 89 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
20 87 (3.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 268 (12.29%) SQL
2 209 (9.59%) C#
3 121 (5.55%) JavaScript
4 118 (5.41%) Java
5 86 (3.94%) PHP
6 68 (3.12%) Python
7 67 (3.07%) C++
8 53 (2.43%) Perl
9 49 (2.25%) C
10 44 (2.02%) PowerShell
11 27 (1.24%) T-SQL
12 23 (1.06%) VBScript
13 22 (1.01%) VB
14 20 (0.92%) VB.NET
15 19 (0.87%) Shell Script
16 15 (0.69%) Tcl
17 13 (0.60%) PL/SQL
18 11 (0.50%) TypeScript
19 8 (0.37%) X++
20 7 (0.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 364 (16.70%) Degree
2 102 (4.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 99 (4.54%) PMI Certification
4 77 (3.53%) ISEB
5 76 (3.49%) PMP
6 58 (2.66%) ITIL Certification
6 58 (2.66%) Security Cleared
7 50 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
8 45 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 28 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (1.28%) CCIE
10 27 (1.24%) MCSE
10 27 (1.24%) SC Cleared
11 18 (0.83%) CCA
11 18 (0.83%) CCNA
12 17 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 17 (0.78%) DV Cleared
12 17 (0.78%) APMP
13 12 (0.55%) MCITP
13 12 (0.55%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 205 (9.40%) QA
2 30 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 16 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.73%) ISO 8583
5 11 (0.50%) SLA
6 8 (0.37%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.37%) TickIT
7 7 (0.32%) BS7799
7 7 (0.32%) P3O
8 4 (0.18%) HMG Infosec
8 4 (0.18%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.092%) GCP
9 2 (0.092%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.046%) Basel II
10 1 (0.046%) COBIT
10 1 (0.046%) COSO
10 1 (0.046%) EMIR
10 1 (0.046%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.046%) Solvency II
System Software
1 82 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 73 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.01%) XenApp
3 22 (1.01%) XenDesktop
4 17 (0.78%) Hyper-V
5 16 (0.73%) vSphere
5 16 (0.73%) Terminal Services
6 15 (0.69%) VMware ESX
6 15 (0.69%) XenServer
7 13 (0.60%) Samba
8 9 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (0.41%) UAG
9 3 (0.14%) Squid
9 3 (0.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.14%) vCloud
10 1 (0.046%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.046%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (0.55%) SCCM
2 10 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 8 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
5 6 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.28%) Puppet
5 6 (0.28%) CA Wily
5 6 (0.28%) WSUS
6 5 (0.23%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.092%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.092%) Nagios
7 2 (0.092%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.092%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 1 (0.046%) Control-M
8 1 (0.046%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.046%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 586 (26.88%) Microsoft
2 128 (5.87%) SAP
3 125 (5.73%) VMware
4 108 (4.95%) Oracle
5 105 (4.82%) Cisco
6 102 (4.68%) HP
7 97 (4.45%) Citrix
8 45 (2.06%) Business Objects
9 37 (1.70%) IBM
10 30 (1.38%) Juniper
10 30 (1.38%) Cognizant
11 24 (1.10%) Lotus
11 24 (1.10%) Apple
11 24 (1.10%) CheckPoint
12 21 (0.96%) Red Hat
12 21 (0.96%) EMC
12 21 (0.96%) Cognos
13 20 (0.92%) NetApp
14 18 (0.83%) ESRI
15 17 (0.78%) Primavera
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Propel
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mayflower Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum company pension, share holders schem
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £32000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum OTE £22,000
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Computer People
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Doyen
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Pension + Health + perks
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum , DOE
Posted: 3 days ago