Period
to 5 March 2021

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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > East of England
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 26 34
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 155 497 608
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 5.22% 8.25% 6.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 9.04% 7.49%
Number of salaries quoted 121 347 455
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £54,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -8.68% +9.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,150 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 2,711 5,495 8,121
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.25% 91.20% 90.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,848 4,009 6,242
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 5 March 2021.

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 5 March 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 48 £53,000 -7.83% 27
Bedfordshire +6 39 £52,500 -4.55% 7
Cambridgeshire -31 35 £65,000 +36.84% 15
Essex -20 29 £43,000 +16.03% 15
Norfolk +18 4 £44,000 -4.71% 1
Suffolk +18 3 £41,000 +24.24%
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 2021, 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 59 (38.06%) Degree
2 52 (33.55%) Microsoft
3 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (16.13%) SQL
7 22 (14.19%) Project Delivery
8 21 (13.55%) Self-Motivation
9 20 (12.90%) Azure
9 20 (12.90%) Computer Science
10 19 (12.26%) PMP
10 19 (12.26%) ITIL
11 18 (11.61%) Change Management
11 18 (11.61%) Systems Engineering
12 17 (10.97%) Customer Requirements
12 17 (10.97%) PMI Certification
12 17 (10.97%) PRINCE2
12 17 (10.97%) C#
12 17 (10.97%) French Language
12 17 (10.97%) German Language
13 16 (10.32%) JavaScript
13 16 (10.32%) .NET
13 16 (10.32%) Management Information System
13 16 (10.32%) Law
13 16 (10.32%) SC Cleared
13 16 (10.32%) Security Cleared
14 15 (9.68%) MATLAB
14 15 (9.68%) ERP
14 15 (9.68%) Spanish Language
15 14 (9.03%) Finance

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 4 (2.58%) Apache Airflow
1 4 (2.58%) Apache Spark
1 4 (2.58%) Luigi
2 3 (1.94%) IIS
2 3 (1.94%) SAS
3 2 (1.29%) Apache
3 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.29%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.65%) Confluence
4 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (5.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (3.87%) Simulink
4 4 (2.58%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (1.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.29%) Sage X3
3 1 (0.65%) Magento
3 1 (0.65%) Maximo
3 1 (0.65%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.65%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.65%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.65%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.65%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.65%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.90%) Azure
2 12 (7.74%) AWS
3 11 (7.10%) Serverless
4 10 (6.45%) Microsoft 365
5 9 (5.81%) Azure Functions
6 7 (4.52%) SaaS
7 6 (3.87%) Power Platform
8 4 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.58%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (2.58%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (2.58%) Logic Apps
9 3 (1.94%) IaaS
9 3 (1.94%) npm
10 2 (1.29%) GCP
10 2 (1.29%) PaaS
11 1 (0.65%) Asana
11 1 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.65%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.65%) Slack
11 1 (0.65%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.74%) Firewall
2 4 (2.58%) LAN
2 4 (2.58%) MPLS
2 4 (2.58%) WAN
3 3 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (1.94%) SSL
3 3 (1.94%) VPN
4 2 (1.29%) Broadband
4 2 (1.29%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.29%) Internet
4 2 (1.29%) MQTT
4 2 (1.29%) Wireless
5 1 (0.65%) 5G
5 1 (0.65%) Network Security
5 1 (0.65%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.74%) Relational Database
2 11 (7.10%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.87%) MySQL
5 6 (3.87%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.87%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.23%) Power BI
7 4 (2.58%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (2.58%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.58%) Azkaban
7 4 (2.58%) Big Data
7 4 (2.58%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.29%) DTS
8 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.29%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.65%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 12 (7.74%) Rational DOORS
2 9 (5.81%) Rational Rhapsody
3 6 (3.87%) JIRA
4 4 (2.58%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (1.94%) webpack
6 2 (1.29%) NUnit
General
1 17 (10.97%) French Language
1 17 (10.97%) German Language
2 16 (10.32%) Law
3 15 (9.68%) Spanish Language
4 14 (9.03%) Finance
5 13 (8.39%) Marketing
6 12 (7.74%) Italian Language
7 9 (5.81%) Military
8 7 (4.52%) Manufacturing
8 7 (4.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (4.52%) Public Sector
9 5 (3.23%) Telecoms
10 4 (2.58%) Electronics
11 3 (1.94%) Aerospace
12 2 (1.29%) Billing
12 2 (1.29%) Dutch Language
12 2 (1.29%) Legal
13 1 (0.65%) Banking
13 1 (0.65%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (14.84%) Developer
2 20 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 18 (11.61%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (8.39%) Analyst
4 13 (8.39%) IT Manager
5 12 (7.74%) Software Manager
6 11 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (7.10%) Software Asset Manager
7 9 (5.81%) Azure Engineer
7 9 (5.81%) IT Project Manager
7 9 (5.81%) RF Engineer
8 7 (4.52%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Architect
9 6 (3.87%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (3.23%) .NET Developer
10 5 (3.23%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.23%) C# Developer
10 5 (3.23%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (2.58%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.32%) .NET
2 10 (6.45%) REST
3 9 (5.81%) AngularJS
3 9 (5.81%) CSS
4 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.16%) Web Services
5 7 (4.52%) HTML
6 6 (3.87%) Node.js
6 6 (3.87%) OpenCV
7 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (2.58%) Kafka
8 4 (2.58%) React
8 4 (2.58%) Spark Streaming
9 3 (1.94%) EDI
9 3 (1.94%) Express
9 3 (1.94%) jQuery
9 3 (1.94%) LESS
9 3 (1.94%) RESTful
9 3 (1.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (13.55%) Self-Motivation
3 16 (10.32%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.16%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.52%) Robotics
6 6 (3.87%) Data Structures
7 5 (3.23%) User Experience
8 4 (2.58%) Biotechnology
9 3 (1.94%) Life Science
9 3 (1.94%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.29%) NHS
11 1 (0.65%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.65%) FMCG
11 1 (0.65%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.65%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.65%) Replication
11 1 (0.65%) RIA
11 1 (0.65%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.45%) Windows
2 4 (2.58%) Linux
3 3 (1.94%) Android
4 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2016
4 2 (1.29%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (20.65%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (14.19%) Project Delivery
4 20 (12.90%) Computer Science
5 19 (12.26%) ITIL
6 18 (11.61%) Change Management
6 18 (11.61%) Systems Engineering
7 17 (10.97%) Customer Requirements
7 17 (10.97%) PRINCE2
8 15 (9.68%) ERP
9 14 (9.03%) Process Improvement
10 13 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 12 (7.74%) Asset Management
11 12 (7.74%) ITIL V3
11 12 (7.74%) Migration
11 12 (7.74%) SysML
11 12 (7.74%) Validation
12 11 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
12 11 (7.10%) DevOps
12 11 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.13%) SQL
2 17 (10.97%) C#
3 16 (10.32%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.68%) MATLAB
5 13 (8.39%) Java
6 10 (6.45%) C++
7 8 (5.16%) VBA
8 7 (4.52%) C
8 7 (4.52%) Python
9 6 (3.87%) VB.NET
10 5 (3.23%) PHP
10 5 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.23%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.58%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.58%) Scala
12 2 (1.29%) ActionScript
12 2 (1.29%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 59 (38.06%) Degree
2 19 (12.26%) PMP
3 17 (10.97%) PMI Certification
4 16 (10.32%) SC Cleared
4 16 (10.32%) Security Cleared
5 11 (7.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (7.10%) MCP
6 3 (1.94%) CCNP
6 3 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.94%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.29%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.29%) MBA
7 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.29%) PhD
8 1 (0.65%) ACCA
8 1 (0.65%) CIMA
8 1 (0.65%) CISSP
8 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.39%) SLA
2 6 (3.87%) QA
3 5 (3.23%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.58%) GDPR
5 3 (1.94%) CDISC
5 3 (1.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (1.29%) NCSC
7 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.65%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.94%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (33.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.10%) Snow
3 7 (4.52%) CheckPoint
4 6 (3.87%) Cisco
5 5 (3.23%) JD Edwards
6 4 (2.58%) Oracle
6 4 (2.58%) Twitter
7 3 (1.94%) Blue Prism
7 3 (1.94%) Fortinet
7 3 (1.94%) Huawei
7 3 (1.94%) IBM
7 3 (1.94%) Juniper
7 3 (1.94%) SAP
7 3 (1.94%) VMware
8 2 (1.29%) IBM Sterling
8 2 (1.29%) Sage
8 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.65%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.65%) Facebook
9 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow