Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 30 36
Rank change year-on-year +12 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 494 143 475
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.35% 7.31% 6.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 8.09% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 237 123 332
10th Percentile £29,350 £36,300 £31,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,875 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median % change year-on-year - +1.01% -5.71%
75th Percentile £59,750 £70,375 £62,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £101,250 £71,250
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 4,803 1,768 6,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.91% 90.34% 90.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,635 1,415 4,756
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,850 £27,413
25th Percentile £36,175 £37,500 £35,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +2.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Cambridgeshire +17 157 £50,000 - 18
Hertfordshire +21 156 £52,500 +5.00% 51
Essex +3 89 £47,000 -24.80% 9
Bedfordshire +1 46 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Suffolk +11 33 £40,000 -42.86% 4
Norfolk -15 11 £46,500 +22.37% 7
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 212 (42.91%) Social Skills
2 164 (33.20%) Problem-Solving
3 137 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (27.53%) Degree
5 101 (20.45%) SDLC
6 99 (20.04%) Analytical Skills
7 92 (18.62%) Finance
8 90 (18.22%) Microsoft
9 70 (14.17%) Validation
10 68 (13.77%) ITIL
11 65 (13.16%) Scrum
12 63 (12.75%) Management Information System
13 62 (12.55%) PRINCE2
14 60 (12.15%) Data Management
15 58 (11.74%) Pharmaceutical
16 54 (10.93%) SQL
16 54 (10.93%) Project Delivery
17 53 (10.73%) Process Improvement
18 47 (9.51%) Java
19 44 (8.91%) .NET
19 44 (8.91%) Migration
20 42 (8.50%) Decision-Making
21 41 (8.30%) Mentoring
21 41 (8.30%) Computer Science
22 39 (7.89%) JIRA
22 39 (7.89%) Software Engineering
23 38 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
24 37 (7.49%) Business Analysis
25 36 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
25 36 (7.29%) CSS

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 20 (4.05%) SAS
2 19 (3.85%) Confluence
3 6 (1.21%) CMS
3 6 (1.21%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.40%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.20%) Apache
5 1 (0.20%) nginx
5 1 (0.20%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 38 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 33 (6.68%) Microsoft Office
3 29 (5.87%) Microsoft Project
4 28 (5.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.01%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.01%) Simulink
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.61%) Magento
2 3 (0.61%) Raiser's Edge
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.40%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.20%) HFM
4 1 (0.20%) JDE World
4 1 (0.20%) Maximo
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.20%) Orchard Housing
4 1 (0.20%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.86%) Azure
2 15 (3.04%) Veeva
3 14 (2.83%) Microsoft 365
4 10 (2.02%) AWS
5 9 (1.82%) Power Platform
6 8 (1.62%) SaaS
7 5 (1.01%) Google Ads
8 4 (0.81%) PaaS
9 3 (0.61%) IaaS
10 2 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.40%) Amazon Kinesis
10 2 (0.40%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.40%) GCP
10 2 (0.40%) Google Workspace
10 2 (0.40%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.40%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.40%) Snowflake
11 1 (0.20%) AWS Direct Connect
11 1 (0.20%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.04%) Firewall
2 11 (2.23%) LAN
3 8 (1.62%) Intranet
4 3 (0.61%) Internet
4 3 (0.61%) WAN
5 2 (0.40%) NetScaler
5 2 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (0.40%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.20%) BGP
6 1 (0.20%) Broadband
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.20%) DHCP
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) FabricPath
6 1 (0.20%) InfiniBand
6 1 (0.20%) SD-WAN
6 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.62%) Power BI
2 8 (1.62%) Spotfire
3 5 (1.01%) Relational Database
4 4 (0.81%) MySQL
5 3 (0.61%) GIS
5 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon QuickSight
6 2 (0.40%) Big Data
6 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.40%) HDInsight
6 2 (0.40%) Looker
6 2 (0.40%) Metadata
6 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.40%) MS Access
6 2 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.40%) Tableau
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (7.89%) JIRA
2 18 (3.64%) Rational DOORS
3 14 (2.83%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (0.61%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.40%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.20%) MSI
6 1 (0.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 212 (42.91%) Social Skills
2 99 (20.04%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (18.62%) Finance
4 58 (11.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 31 (6.28%) Legal
6 26 (5.26%) Marketing
7 24 (4.86%) Automotive
8 23 (4.66%) Presentation Skills
9 21 (4.25%) Law
9 21 (4.25%) Organisational Skills
9 21 (4.25%) Retail
10 20 (4.05%) Games
11 17 (3.44%) Manufacturing
12 16 (3.24%) Military
13 14 (2.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 13 (2.63%) Telecoms
15 12 (2.43%) Electronics
16 11 (2.23%) Aerospace
16 11 (2.23%) Influencing Skills
17 8 (1.62%) Social Science
Job Titles
1 104 (21.05%) Project Manager
2 67 (13.56%) Analyst
3 59 (11.94%) IT Manager
4 40 (8.10%) Developer
4 40 (8.10%) IT Project Manager
5 27 (5.47%) Systems Engineer
6 22 (4.45%) Implementation Manager
6 22 (4.45%) Senior Manager
7 21 (4.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 21 (4.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 20 (4.05%) Programmer
8 20 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
9 19 (3.85%) Business Analyst
10 18 (3.64%) Senior Project Manager
11 16 (3.24%) Senior Programmer
11 16 (3.24%) Support Engineer
12 14 (2.83%) Product Owner
12 14 (2.83%) RF Engineer
13 13 (2.63%) Service Desk Specialist
13 13 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (8.91%) .NET
2 36 (7.29%) CSS
3 11 (2.23%) HTML
4 8 (1.62%) Play Framework
5 6 (1.21%) REST
6 5 (1.01%) OpenCV
7 4 (0.81%) Ajax
7 4 (0.81%) AngularJS
7 4 (0.81%) jQuery
7 4 (0.81%) JSON
7 4 (0.81%) React
8 3 (0.61%) CSS3
8 3 (0.61%) HTML5
8 3 (0.61%) XML
9 2 (0.40%) Flutter
9 2 (0.40%) Laravel
9 2 (0.40%) SOAP
9 2 (0.40%) Web Services
10 1 (0.20%) React Native
10 1 (0.20%) WebXR
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.75%) Management Information System
2 27 (5.47%) Life Science
3 23 (4.66%) Data Centre
4 22 (4.45%) User Experience
5 20 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 18 (3.64%) Social Media
7 17 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (2.83%) Tandem
9 13 (2.63%) Algorithms
9 13 (2.63%) FMCG
10 12 (2.43%) PMI
11 7 (1.42%) Biotechnology
12 6 (1.21%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (1.01%) NHS
13 5 (1.01%) Public Cloud
14 4 (0.81%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.81%) Pharmacovigilance
14 4 (0.81%) Robotics
15 3 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
15 3 (0.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.66%) Mac OS
2 10 (2.02%) Windows
3 6 (1.21%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (0.20%) Android
6 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) Linux
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (33.20%) Problem-Solving
2 137 (27.73%) Agile Software Development
3 101 (20.45%) SDLC
4 70 (14.17%) Validation
5 68 (13.77%) ITIL
6 65 (13.16%) Scrum
7 62 (12.55%) PRINCE2
8 60 (12.15%) Data Management
9 54 (10.93%) Project Delivery
10 53 (10.73%) Process Improvement
11 44 (8.91%) Migration
12 42 (8.50%) Decision-Making
13 41 (8.30%) Computer Science
13 41 (8.30%) Mentoring
14 39 (7.89%) Software Engineering
15 37 (7.49%) Business Analysis
16 36 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
17 35 (7.09%) ITSM
18 34 (6.88%) Customer Requirements
19 33 (6.68%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 54 (10.93%) SQL
2 47 (9.51%) Java
3 35 (7.09%) C#
4 33 (6.68%) C
5 32 (6.48%) JavaScript
6 28 (5.67%) PowerShell
7 19 (3.85%) MATLAB
8 17 (3.44%) Python
9 14 (2.83%) C++
10 13 (2.63%) VBA
11 9 (1.82%) Groovy
11 9 (1.82%) R
12 7 (1.42%) PHP
13 5 (1.01%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.01%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.40%) Ruby
15 1 (0.20%) ABAP
15 1 (0.20%) RPG
15 1 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 136 (27.53%) Degree
2 34 (6.88%) Security Cleared
3 31 (6.28%) SC Cleared
4 24 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (4.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (4.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 19 (3.85%) PMI Certification
7 14 (2.83%) Master's Degree
8 13 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (2.02%) CCNP
9 10 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 9 (1.82%) DV Cleared
10 9 (1.82%) PhD
11 8 (1.62%) PMP
12 7 (1.42%) ACCA
12 7 (1.42%) CIMA
13 6 (1.21%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
15 3 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.47%) Data Quality
2 22 (4.45%) PMO
3 15 (3.04%) Good Clinical Practice
3 15 (3.04%) SLA
4 11 (2.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (1.82%) GxP
5 9 (1.82%) QA
6 6 (1.21%) ISO 9001
7 5 (1.01%) GDPR
8 3 (0.61%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.61%) ISO 22301
8 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.40%) COBIT
9 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.40%) NIST
10 1 (0.20%) NEBOSH
10 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
System Software
1 32 (6.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.40%) Docker
3 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.40%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.20%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.61%) Terraform
2 2 (0.40%) Ansible
2 2 (0.40%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.20%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (0.20%) SCCM
3 1 (0.20%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.20%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (18.22%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.07%) Instagram
3 26 (5.26%) Oracle
4 23 (4.66%) ServiceNow
5 22 (4.45%) Facebook
6 20 (4.05%) OutSystems
7 18 (3.64%) SAP
8 11 (2.23%) Google
9 10 (2.02%) Cisco
9 10 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.42%) JD Edwards
10 7 (1.42%) Sage
10 7 (1.42%) VMware
11 5 (1.01%) YouTube
12 3 (0.61%) Citrix
12 3 (0.61%) Snow
13 2 (0.40%) HP
13 2 (0.40%) Informatica
13 2 (0.40%) Intel
13 2 (0.40%) Red Hat