Period
to 19 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 19 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 21 43 26
Rank change year-on-year +22 -17 +7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 561 133 520
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.62% 5.58% 8.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.45% 6.15% 9.33%
Number of salaries quoted 251 95 329
10th Percentile £25,750 £35,000 £29,875
25th Percentile £36,250 £38,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +7.53% -15.07%
75th Percentile £62,817 £56,875 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £56,560 £55,000 £54,671
% change year-on-year +2.84% +0.60% -0.60%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,367 2,163 5,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 92.01% 90.69% 91.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,563 1,611 3,945
10th Percentile £26,630 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the East of England

Project Management
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Management in the East of England.

Salary trend for Project Management in the East of England

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the East of England

Project Management
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cambridgeshire +28 180 £47,500 -5.00% 20
Hertfordshire +12 179 £60,000 +26.32% 25
Essex +17 99 £54,000 +10.20% 12
Bedfordshire +4 58 £47,500 -9.52% 7
Suffolk +6 27 £28,250 -31.10% 6
Norfolk -5 19 £38,558 +1.47% 2
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2022, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 268 (47.77%) Social Skills
2 164 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (29.06%) Problem-Solving
4 160 (28.52%) Degree
5 132 (23.53%) Finance
6 131 (23.35%) Analytical Skills
7 130 (23.17%) Microsoft
8 86 (15.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 83 (14.80%) Continuous Improvement
10 81 (14.44%) Validation
11 80 (14.26%) Change Management
12 79 (14.08%) PRINCE2
13 78 (13.90%) Management Information System
13 78 (13.90%) Decision-Making
14 72 (12.83%) Data Management
15 71 (12.66%) ITIL
16 69 (12.30%) SDLC
17 64 (11.41%) Microsoft Excel
18 61 (10.87%) Analytics
19 55 (9.80%) Project Delivery
19 55 (9.80%) Migration
20 54 (9.63%) Retail
20 54 (9.63%) Mentoring
21 52 (9.27%) Process Improvement
22 51 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
23 50 (8.91%) Business Analysis
24 48 (8.56%) Risk Management
25 46 (8.20%) SQL
26 44 (7.84%) Windows
26 44 (7.84%) Creative Thinking

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 32 (5.70%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.03%) SAS
3 11 (1.96%) Confluence
4 9 (1.60%) CMS
5 7 (1.25%) OpenStack
6 5 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.53%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.36%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.36%) SAP EP
8 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.36%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.18%) Apache
9 1 (0.18%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 64 (11.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (6.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 33 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.53%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.36%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.36%) InDesign
7 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) SAP BPC
1 5 (0.89%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (0.71%) NetSuite
2 4 (0.71%) Primavera
3 3 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.53%) Raiser's Edge
3 3 (0.53%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.36%) SAP APO
4 2 (0.36%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) HFM
5 1 (0.18%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.18%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.31%) SaaS
2 40 (7.13%) Azure
3 38 (6.77%) Microsoft 365
4 17 (3.03%) Veeva
5 13 (2.32%) AWS
6 6 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.07%) PaaS
6 6 (1.07%) Power Platform
7 5 (0.89%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (0.71%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 4 (0.71%) Serverless
9 3 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.53%) Taleo
10 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.36%) Google Workspace
10 2 (0.36%) Mavenlink
10 2 (0.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.78%) DNS
1 10 (1.78%) Wireless
2 9 (1.60%) Firewall
3 8 (1.43%) LAN
3 8 (1.43%) WAN
4 7 (1.25%) InfiniBand
4 7 (1.25%) Network Security
5 6 (1.07%) DHCP
5 6 (1.07%) Intranet
5 6 (1.07%) SAN
6 4 (0.71%) Software-Defined Radio
6 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.71%) VoIP
6 4 (0.71%) VPN
7 3 (0.53%) Broadband
7 3 (0.53%) Internet
7 3 (0.53%) SD-WAN
7 3 (0.53%) VLAN
8 2 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.36%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (4.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.60%) Data Mining
3 9 (1.60%) MySQL
4 8 (1.43%) Metadata
4 8 (1.43%) Spotfire
5 6 (1.07%) Power BI
6 4 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (0.71%) Big Data
6 4 (0.71%) Data Lake
6 4 (0.71%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.36%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.36%) Tableau
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon QuickSight
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.18%) HDInsight
9 1 (0.18%) Looker
9 1 (0.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 30 (5.35%) JIRA
2 6 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.36%) gulp
4 2 (0.36%) Visual Studio Code
5 1 (0.18%) GitLab
5 1 (0.18%) Moq
5 1 (0.18%) MSI
5 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.18%) Selenium
5 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.18%) webpack
General
1 268 (47.77%) Social Skills
2 132 (23.53%) Finance
3 131 (23.35%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (15.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 54 (9.63%) Retail
6 38 (6.77%) Organisational Skills
7 35 (6.24%) Legal
8 28 (4.99%) Influencing Skills
8 28 (4.99%) Presentation Skills
9 25 (4.46%) Law
10 23 (4.10%) Telecoms
11 22 (3.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 21 (3.74%) Manufacturing
13 19 (3.39%) Marketing
14 14 (2.50%) Games
15 13 (2.32%) Public Sector
16 12 (2.14%) Automotive
17 10 (1.78%) Aerospace
17 10 (1.78%) Military
18 6 (1.07%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 152 (27.09%) Project Manager
2 69 (12.30%) Analyst
3 52 (9.27%) IT Manager
4 47 (8.38%) Senior Manager
5 35 (6.24%) Senior Project Manager
6 28 (4.99%) IT Project Manager
7 27 (4.81%) Data Manager
8 22 (3.92%) Implementation Manager
9 21 (3.74%) Software Engineer
10 20 (3.57%) Architect
11 18 (3.21%) Senior Analyst
12 17 (3.03%) Administrator
13 16 (2.85%) Business Manager
14 15 (2.67%) Product Owner
14 15 (2.67%) Supply Chain Manager
15 14 (2.50%) Developer
15 14 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
15 14 (2.50%) Programmer
15 14 (2.50%) Senior IT Manager
15 14 (2.50%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.21%) .NET
2 16 (2.85%) REST
3 11 (1.96%) Web Services
3 11 (1.96%) XML
4 10 (1.78%) HTML
5 8 (1.43%) CSS
5 8 (1.43%) SOAP
6 5 (0.89%) React
7 4 (0.71%) EDI
7 4 (0.71%) HTML5
7 4 (0.71%) JSP
7 4 (0.71%) Play Framework
7 4 (0.71%) PyTorch
7 4 (0.71%) scikit-learn
7 4 (0.71%) TensorFlow
7 4 (0.71%) UDDI
7 4 (0.71%) WSDL
8 3 (0.53%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.53%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.53%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.90%) Management Information System
2 37 (6.60%) Self-Motivation
3 36 (6.42%) Data Centre
4 33 (5.88%) Social Media
5 25 (4.46%) Life Science
6 20 (3.57%) PMI
7 18 (3.21%) Biotechnology
7 18 (3.21%) Smartphone
7 18 (3.21%) SystemC
8 16 (2.85%) FMCG
9 13 (2.32%) User Experience
10 12 (2.14%) Public Cloud
11 8 (1.43%) Cyber Defence
11 8 (1.43%) Cyberattack
11 8 (1.43%) Tandem
11 8 (1.43%) Virtual Team
12 7 (1.25%) Cloud Native
12 7 (1.25%) Private Cloud
13 6 (1.07%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 44 (7.84%) Windows
2 27 (4.81%) Linux
3 18 (3.21%) Mac OS
4 12 (2.14%) Windows 10
5 10 (1.78%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.36%) Android
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (29.06%) Problem-Solving
3 83 (14.80%) Continuous Improvement
4 81 (14.44%) Validation
5 80 (14.26%) Change Management
6 79 (14.08%) PRINCE2
7 78 (13.90%) Decision-Making
8 72 (12.83%) Data Management
9 71 (12.66%) ITIL
10 69 (12.30%) SDLC
11 61 (10.87%) Analytics
12 55 (9.80%) Migration
12 55 (9.80%) Project Delivery
13 54 (9.63%) Mentoring
14 52 (9.27%) Process Improvement
15 50 (8.91%) Business Analysis
16 48 (8.56%) Risk Management
17 44 (7.84%) Creative Thinking
18 42 (7.49%) Budgeting and Forecasting
19 41 (7.31%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (8.20%) SQL
2 38 (6.77%) C
3 35 (6.24%) Java
4 28 (4.99%) C++
5 25 (4.46%) PowerShell
6 20 (3.57%) Python
7 19 (3.39%) JavaScript
8 13 (2.32%) C#
9 10 (1.78%) R
10 6 (1.07%) VBA
11 5 (0.89%) Groovy
12 4 (0.71%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.71%) PHP
13 1 (0.18%) ABAP
13 1 (0.18%) RPG
13 1 (0.18%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.18%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.18%) VB
13 1 (0.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 160 (28.52%) Degree
2 31 (5.53%) PMI Certification
3 24 (4.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 21 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (3.74%) Security Cleared
5 17 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (2.85%) PMP
6 16 (2.85%) SC Cleared
7 15 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 14 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.32%) Master's Degree
9 13 (2.32%) PhD
10 10 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (1.43%) CCNP
12 7 (1.25%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.71%) APMP
13 4 (0.71%) CCNA
13 4 (0.71%) MBA
14 3 (0.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.35%) Data Quality
2 23 (4.10%) GxP
3 19 (3.39%) Good Clinical Practice
4 16 (2.85%) QA
5 15 (2.67%) PMO
6 11 (1.96%) SLA
7 10 (1.78%) GDPR
8 8 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.89%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.89%) NIST
10 3 (0.53%) GMP
10 3 (0.53%) ISO 14001
10 3 (0.53%) ISO 22301
10 3 (0.53%) NEBOSH
11 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.18%) GRC
12 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (6.24%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.25%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 5 (0.89%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (1.07%) SCCM
2 3 (0.53%) SCOM
2 3 (0.53%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.36%) Terraform
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.18%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.18%) PaperCut
4 1 (0.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 130 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.17%) Facebook
2 29 (5.17%) Oracle
3 20 (3.57%) SAP
4 18 (3.21%) ServiceNow
5 10 (1.78%) Cisco
6 9 (1.60%) VMware
7 7 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.07%) Workday
9 4 (0.71%) JD Edwards
10 3 (0.53%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.53%) Avature
10 3 (0.53%) Google
10 3 (0.53%) Kenexa
10 3 (0.53%) Openreach
10 3 (0.53%) Veeam
11 2 (0.36%) ANSYS
11 2 (0.36%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.36%) F5
11 2 (0.36%) Palo Alto