Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 103 78 74
Rank change year-on-year -25 -4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 1,785 4,316 5,501
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.09% 3.70% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 4.02% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,607 3,468 4,455
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
10th Percentile £37,190 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +0.88% -0.87% +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 53,375 107,382 130,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.48% 92.12% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43,615 86,710 105,118
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in England

Project Delivery
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Delivery in England.

Salary trend for Project Delivery in England

Project Delivery
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Delivery in England over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

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 22 January 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
London -34 689 £72,500 +11.54% 119
South East +12 372 £55,000 - 60
North of England -26 242 £45,000 -9.06% 83
Midlands -12 224 £47,500 -5.00% 53
West Midlands -16 157 £47,500 -9.38% 35
South West +1 150 £47,500 -7.93% 33
North West +4 126 £47,500 -5.00% 51
Yorkshire -45 86 £42,500 -10.53% 26
East Midlands +7 69 £48,250 +7.22% 17
East of England -29 53 £50,000 -4.76% 28
North East +15 30 £55,000 +11.15% 6
Project Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, 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.

1 711 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
2 504 (28.24%) Project Management
3 462 (25.88%) Microsoft
4 446 (24.99%) Finance
5 416 (23.31%) Azure
6 276 (15.46%) DevOps
7 265 (14.85%) Windows
8 253 (14.17%) AWS
9 242 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 227 (12.72%) SQL
11 219 (12.27%) Scrum
12 212 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
13 208 (11.65%) Degree
14 195 (10.92%) Office 365
15 183 (10.25%) ITIL
16 173 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
17 170 (9.52%) Migration
18 168 (9.41%) Active Directory
19 162 (9.08%) Business Analysis
20 150 (8.40%) Java
21 149 (8.35%) PRINCE2
21 149 (8.35%) Windows Server
22 148 (8.29%) SDLC
23 140 (7.84%) Linux
24 132 (7.39%) VMware
25 129 (7.23%) Analytics
26 125 (7.00%) Service Delivery
27 123 (6.89%) JIRA
28 122 (6.83%) SQL Server
29 116 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement

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 96 (5.38%) SharePoint
2 73 (4.09%) Confluence
3 52 (2.91%) CMS
4 25 (1.40%) WordPress
5 21 (1.18%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.06%) MS Exchange
7 18 (1.01%) IIS
8 17 (0.95%) SAS
9 15 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (0.84%) Drupal
9 15 (0.84%) Joomla!
9 15 (0.84%) WebLogic
10 14 (0.78%) WebSphere
11 13 (0.73%) Apache Spark
12 11 (0.62%) Apache
12 11 (0.62%) ArcGIS
13 8 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (0.34%) EPiServer
14 6 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.28%) OpenStack
Applications
1 104 (5.83%) Microsoft Office
2 77 (4.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 49 (2.75%) Microsoft Project
4 45 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 30 (1.68%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.45%) SPSS
7 4 (0.22%) 3ds Max
7 4 (0.22%) ArchiCAD
7 4 (0.22%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.22%) MicroStation
7 4 (0.22%) Revit
7 4 (0.22%) Sketch
7 4 (0.22%) SketchUp
7 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.056%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.056%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.056%) InVision
8 1 (0.056%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.056%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (1.51%) Payment Gateway
2 22 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.23%) Magento
3 15 (0.84%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 12 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
4 12 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (0.56%) Oracle ERP
6 7 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.39%) Shopify
7 6 (0.34%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.28%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
9 4 (0.22%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 4 (0.22%) Primavera
9 4 (0.22%) SAP HCM
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle AGIS
10 3 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 416 (23.31%) Azure
2 253 (14.17%) AWS
3 195 (10.92%) Office 365
4 112 (6.27%) SaaS
5 75 (4.20%) Power Platform
6 69 (3.87%) PaaS
7 63 (3.53%) Azure Active Directory
8 49 (2.75%) Serverless
9 46 (2.58%) GCP
10 38 (2.13%) IaaS
11 24 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
12 20 (1.12%) OneDrive
13 18 (1.01%) Logic Apps
13 18 (1.01%) PowerApps
14 17 (0.95%) Azure Functions
15 15 (0.84%) OpenShift
16 13 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
16 13 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
17 12 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
18 11 (0.62%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 113 (6.33%) Firewall
2 58 (3.25%) DNS
3 56 (3.14%) WAN
4 42 (2.35%) LAN
4 42 (2.35%) VPN
5 35 (1.96%) Wireless
6 30 (1.68%) VLAN
7 28 (1.57%) DHCP
8 27 (1.51%) Network Security
9 22 (1.23%) BGP
9 22 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (1.12%) OSPF
10 20 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (1.01%) MPLS
12 17 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
12 17 (0.95%) TCP/IP
13 16 (0.90%) SSL
14 15 (0.84%) Internet
14 15 (0.84%) SAN
15 14 (0.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (6.83%) SQL Server
2 74 (4.15%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (3.59%) MySQL
4 60 (3.36%) Big Data
5 53 (2.97%) Power BI
6 41 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 39 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 32 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
9 30 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 26 (1.46%) Hadoop
11 24 (1.34%) Data Lake
12 23 (1.29%) Relational Database
13 20 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
13 20 (1.12%) Tableau
14 19 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
14 19 (1.06%) QlikView
15 17 (0.95%) NoSQL
15 17 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (0.84%) Qlik Sense
17 12 (0.67%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 123 (6.89%) JIRA
2 74 (4.15%) Git (software)
3 58 (3.25%) Jenkins
4 21 (1.18%) Cucumber
5 14 (0.78%) Bitbucket
6 10 (0.56%) GitLab
6 10 (0.56%) JMeter
6 10 (0.56%) LoadRunner
7 9 (0.50%) Selenium
8 8 (0.45%) Visual Studio
9 7 (0.39%) eggPlant
9 7 (0.39%) Oracle Forms
10 6 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (0.34%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (0.28%) PyCharm
11 5 (0.28%) Rational Rhapsody
11 5 (0.28%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.28%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.22%) REST Assured
General
1 446 (24.99%) Finance
2 102 (5.71%) Public Sector
3 91 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 82 (4.59%) Banking
5 66 (3.70%) Marketing
6 64 (3.59%) Retail
7 43 (2.41%) Legal
8 41 (2.30%) Law
9 40 (2.24%) Manufacturing
10 27 (1.51%) Front Office
11 24 (1.34%) Electronics
11 24 (1.34%) Games
12 23 (1.29%) Local Government
13 22 (1.23%) Retail Banking
14 21 (1.18%) Automotive
14 21 (1.18%) Military
15 20 (1.12%) Aerospace
16 14 (0.78%) Advertising
16 14 (0.78%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.62%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 316 (17.70%) Project Manager
2 220 (12.32%) Analyst
3 159 (8.91%) Architect
4 139 (7.79%) Developer
5 138 (7.73%) Business Analyst
6 123 (6.89%) Consultant
7 95 (5.32%) IT Manager
8 93 (5.21%) Delivery Manager
9 83 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 57 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
11 52 (2.91%) IT Project Manager
12 48 (2.69%) Senior Developer
12 48 (2.69%) Senior Manager
13 45 (2.52%) Network Engineer
14 44 (2.46%) DevOps Engineer
15 42 (2.35%) Cloud Engineer
16 35 (1.96%) Software Project Manager
17 31 (1.74%) Service Manager
18 30 (1.68%) Infrastructure Manager
18 30 (1.68%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (4.59%) .NET
2 75 (4.20%) CSS
3 71 (3.98%) HTML
4 63 (3.53%) Web Services
5 59 (3.31%) XML
6 32 (1.79%) AngularJS
6 32 (1.79%) React
7 31 (1.74%) Velocity
8 30 (1.68%) J2EE
8 30 (1.68%) JSON
8 30 (1.68%) Spring Boot
9 29 (1.62%) jQuery
9 29 (1.62%) Node.js
10 26 (1.46%) REST
11 22 (1.23%) Ajax
11 22 (1.23%) Spring
12 21 (1.18%) Kafka
13 18 (1.01%) Middleware
13 18 (1.01%) RESTful
14 17 (0.95%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 173 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (5.10%) Data Centre
3 74 (4.15%) User Experience
4 53 (2.97%) Management Information System
4 53 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
5 35 (1.96%) Public Cloud
6 32 (1.79%) Cloud Native
6 32 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (1.74%) Virtual Team
8 27 (1.51%) Hedge funds
9 22 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 21 (1.18%) Fixed Income
11 19 (1.06%) Algorithms
11 19 (1.06%) Equities
11 19 (1.06%) PKI
12 18 (1.01%) Derivative
12 18 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
13 17 (0.95%) Client/Server
13 17 (0.95%) NHS
14 16 (0.90%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 265 (14.85%) Windows
2 149 (8.35%) Windows Server
3 140 (7.84%) Linux
4 41 (2.30%) Windows Server 2016
5 34 (1.90%) Unix
6 32 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (1.57%) Windows Server 2019
8 27 (1.51%) Windows 10
9 20 (1.12%) Android
10 16 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.90%) Ubuntu
11 15 (0.84%) Apple iOS
11 15 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (0.73%) Solaris
13 11 (0.62%) Windows 7
13 11 (0.62%) Windows 8
14 7 (0.39%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.34%) VMS
16 5 (0.28%) Debian
17 3 (0.17%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 711 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
2 504 (28.24%) Project Management
3 276 (15.46%) DevOps
4 242 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 219 (12.27%) Scrum
6 212 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
7 183 (10.25%) ITIL
8 170 (9.52%) Migration
9 162 (9.08%) Business Analysis
10 149 (8.35%) PRINCE2
11 148 (8.29%) SDLC
12 129 (7.23%) Analytics
13 125 (7.00%) Service Delivery
14 116 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 115 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
16 111 (6.22%) Business Intelligence
16 111 (6.22%) Waterfall
17 110 (6.16%) Change Management
18 107 (5.99%) Mentoring
19 106 (5.94%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 227 (12.72%) SQL
2 150 (8.40%) Java
3 113 (6.33%) JavaScript
4 100 (5.60%) Python
5 92 (5.15%) PowerShell
6 65 (3.64%) C
7 64 (3.59%) C#
8 57 (3.19%) PHP
9 29 (1.62%) Bash Shell
10 19 (1.06%) T-SQL
11 18 (1.01%) R
12 16 (0.90%) TypeScript
13 13 (0.73%) Perl
13 13 (0.73%) PL/SQL
14 11 (0.62%) Apex Code
14 11 (0.62%) ES6
14 11 (0.62%) Scala
15 10 (0.56%) C++
15 10 (0.56%) Kotlin
16 9 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 208 (11.65%) Degree
2 89 (4.99%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.08%) SC Cleared
4 51 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 50 (2.80%) Cisco Certification
6 39 (2.18%) DV Cleared
7 37 (2.07%) PMI Certification
8 34 (1.90%) CISSP
9 32 (1.79%) CCNP
10 31 (1.74%) PMP
11 29 (1.62%) CCNA
11 29 (1.62%) MCSE
12 25 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
13 21 (1.18%) CISM
13 21 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
14 19 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 13 (0.73%) CEH
16 12 (0.67%) ISEB
16 12 (0.67%) Master's Degree
17 10 (0.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.10%) PMO
2 90 (5.04%) QA
3 64 (3.59%) SLA
4 43 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 28 (1.57%) GDPR
6 18 (1.01%) NIST
7 17 (0.95%) Data Quality
8 11 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.50%) RMADS
10 8 (0.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 8 (0.45%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.28%) P3O
12 3 (0.17%) ISO 22301
12 3 (0.17%) ISO 26262
12 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 3 (0.17%) MiFID
12 3 (0.17%) MISRA
13 2 (0.11%) CDISC
13 2 (0.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 168 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 104 (5.83%) Docker
3 81 (4.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 51 (2.86%) Hyper-V
5 20 (1.12%) XenApp
6 17 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
7 15 (0.84%) vSphere
7 15 (0.84%) XenDesktop
8 12 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
9 11 (0.62%) Firmware
10 8 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (0.22%) Varnish
13 3 (0.17%) BitLocker
14 2 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.11%) HDFS
15 1 (0.056%) Oracle RAC
15 1 (0.056%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.056%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.056%) Xen
Systems Management
1 76 (4.26%) Kubernetes
2 66 (3.70%) Terraform
3 50 (2.80%) Ansible
3 50 (2.80%) SCCM
4 45 (2.52%) Microsoft Intune
5 32 (1.79%) Puppet
6 31 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (1.01%) SCOM
8 10 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (0.45%) Backup Exec
10 6 (0.34%) CASB
10 6 (0.34%) SCOrch
11 5 (0.28%) Jamf Pro
11 5 (0.28%) Salt
12 4 (0.22%) Nagios
13 2 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.11%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.11%) WMI
13 2 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 462 (25.88%) Microsoft
2 132 (7.39%) VMware
3 115 (6.44%) Cisco
4 94 (5.27%) Oracle
5 73 (4.09%) Salesforce.com
6 61 (3.42%) SAP
7 48 (2.69%) Citrix
8 39 (2.18%) Google
9 38 (2.13%) Veeam
10 36 (2.02%) HP
11 35 (1.96%) CheckPoint
12 30 (1.68%) Pega
13 28 (1.57%) ServiceNow
14 26 (1.46%) Meraki
15 25 (1.40%) IBM
16 22 (1.23%) MuleSoft
17 21 (1.18%) Atlassian
17 21 (1.18%) Red Hat
18 18 (1.01%) EMC
18 18 (1.01%) SolarWinds