Period
to 17 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Project Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Delivery over the 6 months to 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 77 74 83
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 4,297 5,486 5,780
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.68% 3.90% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 4.24% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3,190 4,144 4,379
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.55% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,420 £85,000
UK median annual salary £56,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -2.61% +4.55% -

Project Delivery 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 107,316 129,524 149,572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.01% 92.15% 92.22%
Number of salaries quoted 85,579 103,255 121,220
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.95%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Project Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in England

Project Delivery
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Delivery in England.

Salary trend for Project Delivery in England

Project Delivery
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Delivery in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Project Delivery in England

Project Delivery
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Delivery within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2020. 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
London -3 2,017 £65,000 -3.70% 194
South East -12 758 £54,500 +3.81% 113
North of England -2 514 £47,500 -1.44% 131
Midlands +3 457 £50,000 - 78
West Midlands -6 318 £52,419 -3.82% 53
South West -7 281 £51,593 -0.78% 54
North West -14 241 £49,482 +4.17% 54
East of England -4 238 £55,000 - 43
Yorkshire +11 234 £47,500 -2.34% 66
East Midlands +27 139 £45,000 -5.26% 25
North East -14 39 £49,741 -16.15% 11
Project Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, IT jobs citing Project Delivery 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 England region with a requirement for Project Delivery.

1 1,707 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 1,394 (32.44%) Project Management
3 1,334 (31.04%) Finance
4 866 (20.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 781 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 725 (16.87%) Azure
7 581 (13.52%) PRINCE2
8 504 (11.73%) Degree
9 503 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
10 481 (11.19%) SQL
11 477 (11.10%) Windows
12 445 (10.36%) DevOps
13 435 (10.12%) Migration
14 428 (9.96%) Scrum
15 422 (9.82%) AWS
16 402 (9.36%) ITIL
17 401 (9.33%) Business Analysis
18 380 (8.84%) Waterfall
18 380 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
19 364 (8.47%) Office 365
20 354 (8.24%) Service Delivery
21 326 (7.59%) Change Management
22 325 (7.56%) Retail
23 318 (7.40%) Active Directory
24 307 (7.14%) QA
25 304 (7.07%) Analytics
26 302 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
27 289 (6.73%) Presales
28 272 (6.33%) PMO
29 269 (6.26%) JavaScript

Project Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 206 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 72 (1.68%) Confluence
3 65 (1.51%) CMS
4 47 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 47 (1.09%) SAS
5 45 (1.05%) IIS
6 42 (0.98%) Skype for Business
7 40 (0.93%) Apache Spark
8 28 (0.65%) Apache
9 23 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
10 21 (0.49%) WordPress
11 18 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
12 16 (0.37%) Drupal
12 16 (0.37%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.35%) Joomla!
13 15 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
14 14 (0.33%) ArcGIS
14 14 (0.33%) Umbraco
15 13 (0.30%) Cloud Foundry
15 13 (0.30%) OpenStack
Applications
1 221 (5.14%) Microsoft Office
2 197 (4.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 160 (3.72%) Microsoft Project
4 87 (2.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 79 (1.84%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.35%) SPSS
8 13 (0.30%) AutoCAD
9 8 (0.19%) InVision
9 8 (0.19%) Photoshop
10 7 (0.16%) Sketch
11 6 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.14%) Fireworks
12 5 (0.12%) InfoPath
12 5 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.070%) Gliffy
14 2 (0.047%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.047%) Adobe XD
14 2 (0.047%) MicroStation
14 2 (0.047%) Revit
Business Applications
1 68 (1.58%) Markit EDM
2 56 (1.30%) Front Arena
2 56 (1.30%) Magento
3 54 (1.26%) thinkFolio
4 46 (1.07%) SAP S/4HANA
5 36 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
6 22 (0.51%) SAP MM
7 16 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 16 (0.37%) SAP ERP
8 15 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
8 15 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 13 (0.30%) SAP Retail
10 12 (0.28%) Eagle PACE
10 12 (0.28%) PolarLake
11 11 (0.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 9 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
13 8 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
13 8 (0.19%) SAP CO
13 8 (0.19%) SAP FI
13 8 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 725 (16.87%) Azure
2 422 (9.82%) AWS
3 364 (8.47%) Office 365
4 191 (4.44%) SaaS
5 128 (2.98%) Azure Active Directory
6 114 (2.65%) PaaS
7 113 (2.63%) GCP
8 86 (2.00%) IaaS
9 85 (1.98%) Power Platform
10 77 (1.79%) Serverless
11 44 (1.02%) GitHub
12 35 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
12 35 (0.81%) Trello
13 34 (0.79%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 33 (0.77%) Azure Functions
15 30 (0.70%) OneDrive
16 28 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
16 28 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 24 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
17 24 (0.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 240 (5.59%) Firewall
2 196 (4.56%) WAN
3 157 (3.65%) LAN
4 114 (2.65%) DNS
5 101 (2.35%) VPN
6 93 (2.16%) DHCP
7 80 (1.86%) Wireless
8 75 (1.75%) Internet
9 72 (1.68%) TCP/IP
10 62 (1.44%) SAN
11 56 (1.30%) BGP
11 56 (1.30%) Network Security
12 54 (1.26%) Skype
13 53 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
14 51 (1.19%) Unified Communications
15 49 (1.14%) MPLS
16 44 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
16 44 (1.02%) OSPF
17 40 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
18 37 (0.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 106 (2.47%) Big Data
3 97 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
4 74 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 68 (1.58%) Power BI
6 64 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 55 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 55 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 54 (1.26%) MySQL
9 52 (1.21%) Hadoop
10 47 (1.09%) NoSQL
11 39 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 37 (0.86%) QlikView
13 31 (0.72%) Apache Hive
14 30 (0.70%) Qlik Sense
15 25 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
16 23 (0.54%) Data Lake
17 21 (0.49%) RDBMS
18 18 (0.42%) Looker
19 16 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 200 (4.65%) JIRA
2 115 (2.68%) Git (software)
3 91 (2.12%) Visual Studio
4 66 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 29 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 26 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 24 (0.56%) Selenium
8 18 (0.42%) Bitbucket
8 18 (0.42%) Octopus Deploy
9 17 (0.40%) GitLab
10 14 (0.33%) Cucumber
10 14 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
10 14 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 13 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 13 (0.30%) TeamCity
12 12 (0.28%) Grunt
12 12 (0.28%) Maven
13 9 (0.21%) JMeter
13 9 (0.21%) SoapUI
13 9 (0.21%) Subversion
General
1 1,334 (31.04%) Finance
2 325 (7.56%) Retail
3 229 (5.33%) Banking
4 228 (5.31%) Telecoms
5 211 (4.91%) Public Sector
6 173 (4.03%) Marketing
7 100 (2.33%) Legal
8 97 (2.26%) Front Office
9 76 (1.77%) Law
10 72 (1.68%) Local Government
11 71 (1.65%) Manufacturing
12 58 (1.35%) Back Office
13 52 (1.21%) Electronics
14 50 (1.16%) Advertising
15 43 (1.00%) Billing
16 36 (0.84%) Aerospace
17 33 (0.77%) Police
18 29 (0.67%) Automotive
18 29 (0.67%) Games
19 22 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 945 (21.99%) Project Manager
2 491 (11.43%) Analyst
3 369 (8.59%) Architect
4 322 (7.49%) Consultant
5 296 (6.89%) Business Analyst
6 285 (6.63%) Developer
7 280 (6.52%) IT Manager
8 226 (5.26%) Senior Manager
9 184 (4.28%) IT Project Manager
10 183 (4.26%) Delivery Manager
11 174 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
12 138 (3.21%) Senior Project Manager
13 96 (2.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 86 (2.00%) Technical Manager
15 85 (1.98%) Senior Developer
16 79 (1.84%) Network Engineer
17 71 (1.65%) Infrastructure Manager
18 70 (1.63%) Cloud Architect
19 68 (1.58%) Junior
19 68 (1.58%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (4.17%) .NET
2 158 (3.68%) HTML
3 153 (3.56%) CSS
4 134 (3.12%) Node.js
5 126 (2.93%) AngularJS
6 103 (2.40%) XML
7 96 (2.23%) jQuery
8 91 (2.12%) JSON
9 87 (2.02%) React
10 72 (1.68%) Web Services
11 58 (1.35%) ASP.NET
12 55 (1.28%) RESTful
13 50 (1.16%) HTML5
14 42 (0.98%) REST
15 40 (0.93%) Sass
16 38 (0.88%) .NET Framework
17 36 (0.84%) Middleware
17 36 (0.84%) Redux
18 35 (0.81%) LAMP
19 34 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 380 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 263 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 232 (5.40%) Self-Motivation
4 225 (5.24%) Data Centre
5 174 (4.05%) User Experience
6 104 (2.42%) Virtual Team
7 93 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
7 93 (2.16%) Public Cloud
8 87 (2.02%) Fixed Income
9 77 (1.79%) Hybrid Cloud
10 75 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 73 (1.70%) Equities
11 73 (1.70%) Hedge funds
12 72 (1.68%) Derivative
13 68 (1.58%) PMI
14 64 (1.49%) Mobile App
15 47 (1.09%) Private Cloud
16 39 (0.91%) Driving Licence
17 36 (0.84%) e-Learning
18 35 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 477 (11.10%) Windows
2 266 (6.19%) Linux
3 215 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 106 (2.47%) Windows 10
5 69 (1.61%) Unix
6 67 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 39 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (0.88%) Android
9 32 (0.74%) Apple iOS
9 32 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 25 (0.58%) Ubuntu
11 23 (0.54%) Debian
12 22 (0.51%) Windows 7
13 21 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.30%) CentOS
15 10 (0.23%) Mac OS
16 9 (0.21%) VMS
16 9 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.093%) AIX
17 4 (0.093%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,707 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
2 1,394 (32.44%) Project Management
3 866 (20.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 581 (13.52%) PRINCE2
5 503 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
6 445 (10.36%) DevOps
7 435 (10.12%) Migration
8 428 (9.96%) Scrum
9 402 (9.36%) ITIL
10 401 (9.33%) Business Analysis
11 380 (8.84%) Waterfall
12 354 (8.24%) Service Delivery
13 326 (7.59%) Change Management
14 304 (7.07%) Analytics
15 302 (7.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 289 (6.73%) Presales
17 260 (6.05%) Mentoring
18 239 (5.56%) SDLC
19 226 (5.26%) Software Engineering
20 214 (4.98%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 481 (11.19%) SQL
2 269 (6.26%) JavaScript
3 239 (5.56%) Python
4 229 (5.33%) C#
5 222 (5.17%) Java
6 151 (3.51%) PowerShell
7 141 (3.28%) C
8 102 (2.37%) PHP
9 65 (1.51%) C++
10 57 (1.33%) TypeScript
11 50 (1.16%) R
12 45 (1.05%) T-SQL
13 44 (1.02%) Bash Shell
14 41 (0.95%) ES6
15 37 (0.86%) Scala
16 35 (0.81%) Kotlin
17 22 (0.51%) ANSI C
17 22 (0.51%) Go
18 20 (0.47%) VBA
19 17 (0.40%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 504 (11.73%) Degree
2 199 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 136 (3.16%) PMI Certification
4 131 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
5 113 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 105 (2.44%) CCNP
6 105 (2.44%) PMP
7 99 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
8 97 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 81 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 69 (1.61%) CCNA
11 65 (1.51%) CISSP
12 55 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 50 (1.16%) MCSE
14 49 (1.14%) APMP
15 45 (1.05%) CISM
16 39 (0.91%) CCIE
16 39 (0.91%) MCSA
17 35 (0.81%) Master's Degree
18 31 (0.72%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 307 (7.14%) QA
2 272 (6.33%) PMO
3 130 (3.03%) SLA
4 93 (2.16%) Data Quality
5 79 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 48 (1.12%) GDPR
7 24 (0.56%) PCI DSS
8 23 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 20 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 19 (0.44%) NIST
11 17 (0.40%) ISO 9001
11 17 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 14 (0.33%) HMG Infosec
12 14 (0.33%) JSP 440
13 11 (0.26%) ISO 20022
14 10 (0.23%) COBIT
14 10 (0.23%) P3O
15 9 (0.21%) CESG Infosec
15 9 (0.21%) PSD2
16 7 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 318 (7.40%) Active Directory
2 148 (3.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 123 (2.86%) Docker
4 60 (1.40%) vSphere
5 53 (1.23%) Hyper-V
6 49 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
7 35 (0.81%) XenDesktop
8 34 (0.79%) XenApp
9 32 (0.74%) Firmware
10 18 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
11 16 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
12 9 (0.21%) VMware NSX
13 8 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 6 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 5 (0.12%) ProxySG
16 4 (0.093%) BitLocker
16 4 (0.093%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 3 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
17 3 (0.070%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 136 (3.16%) Kubernetes
2 112 (2.61%) SCCM
3 95 (2.21%) Microsoft Intune
4 81 (1.89%) Terraform
5 78 (1.82%) Puppet
6 65 (1.51%) Opscode Chef
7 61 (1.42%) Ansible
8 43 (1.00%) WSUS
9 30 (0.70%) vRealize
10 27 (0.63%) Nessus
10 27 (0.63%) SCOM
11 19 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
12 18 (0.42%) Packer
13 17 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
14 13 (0.30%) FortiGate
15 12 (0.28%) Red Hat Satellite
15 12 (0.28%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 12 (0.28%) yum
16 11 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
16 11 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 781 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 246 (5.72%) Cisco
3 226 (5.26%) VMware
4 211 (4.91%) SAP
5 193 (4.49%) Oracle
6 132 (3.07%) Google
7 124 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
8 122 (2.84%) Citrix
9 65 (1.51%) HP
10 64 (1.49%) Palo Alto
11 59 (1.37%) CheckPoint
12 55 (1.28%) Charles River
13 54 (1.26%) Calypso
13 54 (1.26%) SimCorp
14 53 (1.23%) IBM
15 51 (1.19%) Informatica
16 46 (1.07%) Bloomberg
16 46 (1.07%) Red Hat
17 45 (1.05%) FIS
18 40 (0.93%) NetApp