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

Project Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
5 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 71 104 78
Rank change year-on-year +33 -26 -3
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 4,566 1,549 4,563
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 4.12% 3.04% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 3.27% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3,198 1,192 3,451
10th Percentile £39,675 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,688 £43,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £76,438 £72,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £91,125 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -2.65%

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 104,706 47,350 115,707
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 94.39% 92.93% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 71,362 40,073 93,826
10th Percentile £33,000 £33,000 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,312
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +46 2,082 £70,000 -6.67% 269
North of England +54 730 £52,500 +16.67% 119
South East -4 634 £60,000 +9.09% 105
Midlands +18 544 £55,000 +22.22% 98
North West +33 412 £52,500 +13.51% 69
West Midlands +24 405 £55,000 +12.24% 72
South West +26 308 £55,000 +15.79% 59
Yorkshire +65 291 £52,500 +16.67% 35
East of England +18 194 £55,000 +4.76% 44
East Midlands -17 119 £55,000 +29.41% 25
North East -17 30 £52,500 +16.67% 15
Project Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 2,086 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1,578 (34.56%) Project Management
3 1,515 (33.18%) Finance
4 1,416 (31.01%) Social Skills
5 826 (18.09%) Microsoft
6 738 (16.16%) Stakeholder Management
7 697 (15.27%) Azure
8 667 (14.61%) Scrum
9 656 (14.37%) PRINCE2
10 601 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
11 575 (12.59%) SQL
12 570 (12.48%) Degree
13 516 (11.30%) Software Engineering
14 496 (10.86%) Waterfall
15 492 (10.78%) AWS
16 479 (10.49%) Analytics
17 450 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
18 424 (9.29%) DevOps
19 419 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
20 404 (8.85%) Risk Management
21 387 (8.48%) Migration
22 379 (8.30%) Microservices
23 372 (8.15%) Python
24 362 (7.93%) QA
25 359 (7.86%) Windows
26 357 (7.82%) ITIL
27 347 (7.60%) Java
28 343 (7.51%) Change Management
29 336 (7.36%) Coaching
30 332 (7.27%) Service Delivery

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
1 208 (4.56%) SharePoint
2 158 (3.46%) CMS
3 151 (3.31%) Confluence
4 56 (1.23%) EPiServer
5 46 (1.01%) MS Exchange
6 35 (0.77%) Appian
6 35 (0.77%) IIS
7 34 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
8 28 (0.61%) SAS
9 23 (0.50%) Drupal
10 22 (0.48%) Documentum
11 19 (0.42%) Apache Spark
12 17 (0.37%) OpenEdge
13 13 (0.28%) MS Project Server
14 12 (0.26%) Apache
15 9 (0.20%) JBoss
15 9 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
16 8 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
17 7 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 7 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 227 (4.97%) Microsoft Office
2 215 (4.71%) Microsoft Project
3 134 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 87 (1.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 58 (1.27%) MS Visio
6 19 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.22%) Windchill
8 8 (0.18%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
9 7 (0.15%) InDesign
9 7 (0.15%) Sketch
10 6 (0.13%) Oracle Smart View
11 4 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.088%) Figma
11 4 (0.088%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.066%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.066%) Chatbot
12 3 (0.066%) InVision
12 3 (0.066%) Revit
13 2 (0.044%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 86 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 78 (1.71%) Oracle ERP
3 51 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
4 49 (1.07%) NetSuite
5 46 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
5 46 (1.01%) SAP S/4HANA
6 28 (0.61%) Payment Gateway
7 25 (0.55%) Shopify
8 24 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
8 24 (0.53%) Oracle Receivables
9 21 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
10 18 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 17 (0.37%) Oracle EBS R12
12 14 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
13 13 (0.28%) TrackWise
14 12 (0.26%) Sentinel
15 11 (0.24%) SAP SCM
16 10 (0.22%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
17 9 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
18 8 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 697 (15.27%) Azure
2 492 (10.78%) AWS
3 331 (7.25%) Microsoft 365
4 285 (6.24%) SaaS
5 164 (3.59%) Serverless
6 155 (3.39%) AWS Lambda
7 152 (3.33%) Amazon ECS
8 145 (3.18%) Power Platform
9 142 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
10 141 (3.09%) GCP
11 105 (2.30%) PaaS
12 100 (2.19%) IaaS
13 79 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
14 69 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
15 51 (1.12%) OneDrive
16 48 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
17 47 (1.03%) Power Automate
18 43 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
19 33 (0.72%) Amazon S3
20 26 (0.57%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 156 (3.42%) Firewall
2 121 (2.65%) DNS
3 116 (2.54%) WAN
4 105 (2.30%) LAN
4 105 (2.30%) VPN
5 83 (1.82%) DHCP
6 76 (1.66%) Network Security
7 63 (1.38%) SAN
7 63 (1.38%) TCP/IP
8 47 (1.03%) BGP
9 45 (0.99%) OSPF
10 41 (0.90%) Wireless
11 38 (0.83%) Broadband
11 38 (0.83%) VLAN
12 37 (0.81%) Internet
13 36 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
14 29 (0.64%) SSL
15 23 (0.50%) MPLS
15 23 (0.50%) SD-WAN
15 23 (0.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (4.86%) SQL Server
2 131 (2.87%) Amazon Aurora
3 130 (2.85%) Amazon Athena
4 112 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
5 88 (1.93%) Power BI
6 86 (1.88%) Big Data
7 65 (1.42%) MySQL
7 65 (1.42%) Tableau
8 60 (1.31%) Relational Database
9 57 (1.25%) Data Lake
10 48 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (1.03%) MongoDB
12 41 (0.90%) NoSQL
13 37 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
13 37 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
13 37 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 26 (0.57%) Azure SQL Database
14 26 (0.57%) Hadoop
15 24 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 22 (0.48%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 282 (6.18%) JIRA
2 95 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 57 (1.25%) Jenkins
4 40 (0.88%) GitLab
5 38 (0.83%) Bitbucket
6 35 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (0.66%) Selenium
8 28 (0.61%) Jasmine
9 21 (0.46%) Cucumber
10 17 (0.37%) Cypress.io
10 17 (0.37%) WebDriver
11 16 (0.35%) Visual Studio
11 16 (0.35%) webpack
12 15 (0.33%) TeamCity
13 14 (0.31%) JMeter
13 14 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
14 13 (0.28%) Gatling
15 12 (0.26%) Mocha
16 11 (0.24%) eggPlant
17 10 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1,515 (33.18%) Finance
2 1,416 (31.01%) Social Skills
3 450 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
4 264 (5.78%) Banking
5 261 (5.72%) Retail
6 249 (5.45%) Marketing
7 239 (5.23%) Public Sector
8 203 (4.45%) Legal
9 186 (4.07%) Presentation Skills
10 175 (3.83%) Law
11 171 (3.75%) Influencing Skills
12 170 (3.72%) Organisational Skills
13 139 (3.04%) Telecoms
14 94 (2.06%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 85 (1.86%) Advertising
16 79 (1.73%) Manufacturing
17 67 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
18 66 (1.45%) Billing
19 59 (1.29%) Documentation Skills
20 43 (0.94%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,117 (24.46%) Project Manager
2 508 (11.13%) Developer
3 446 (9.77%) Analyst
4 410 (8.98%) IT Manager
5 400 (8.76%) Architect
6 305 (6.68%) Consultant
7 293 (6.42%) IT Project Manager
8 254 (5.56%) Business Analyst
9 241 (5.28%) Senior Manager
10 219 (4.80%) Delivery Manager
11 191 (4.18%) Software Engineer
12 188 (4.12%) Senior Project Manager
13 170 (3.72%) AWS Engineer
14 155 (3.39%) Solutions Architect
15 149 (3.26%) PHP Developer
16 130 (2.85%) AWS Software Engineer
17 103 (2.26%) Delivery Project Manager
18 98 (2.15%) Software Project Manager
19 96 (2.10%) Principal Developer
20 92 (2.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (6.24%) Web Services
2 255 (5.58%) .NET
3 166 (3.64%) HTML
4 137 (3.00%) CSS
5 129 (2.83%) gRPC
6 104 (2.28%) REST
7 90 (1.97%) AngularJS
8 81 (1.77%) Node.js
9 79 (1.73%) React
10 69 (1.51%) Middleware
11 65 (1.42%) HTML5
12 63 (1.38%) Spring
13 61 (1.34%) JSON
14 59 (1.29%) Kafka
15 57 (1.25%) XML
16 44 (0.96%) RESTful
16 44 (0.96%) Spring Boot
17 39 (0.85%) Velocity
18 35 (0.77%) ASP.NET
19 32 (0.70%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 229 (5.02%) Management Information System
2 217 (4.75%) Self-Motivation
3 203 (4.45%) User Experience
4 182 (3.99%) Greenfield Project
5 161 (3.53%) Data Centre
6 139 (3.04%) Hedge funds
7 129 (2.83%) Pricing Data
8 117 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
9 105 (2.30%) Mobile App
10 94 (2.06%) Virtual Team
11 80 (1.75%) PMI
12 79 (1.73%) Cloud Native
13 71 (1.55%) Social Media
14 64 (1.40%) Life Science
15 45 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
15 45 (0.99%) Public Cloud
16 43 (0.94%) Analytical Mindset
17 39 (0.85%) iPad
18 38 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
19 35 (0.77%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 359 (7.86%) Windows
2 213 (4.66%) Linux
3 192 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 71 (1.55%) Windows 10
5 49 (1.07%) Apple iOS
6 46 (1.01%) Android
7 41 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (0.85%) Windows Server 2016
9 36 (0.79%) Unix
10 34 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 33 (0.72%) Windows Server 2019
12 29 (0.64%) CentOS
13 17 (0.37%) Windows 7
14 12 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 10 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (0.18%) Solaris
17 7 (0.15%) Ubuntu
18 6 (0.13%) Windows 8
19 4 (0.088%) Mac OS
20 3 (0.066%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,086 (45.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1,578 (34.56%) Project Management
3 738 (16.16%) Stakeholder Management
4 667 (14.61%) Scrum
5 656 (14.37%) PRINCE2
6 601 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
7 516 (11.30%) Software Engineering
8 496 (10.86%) Waterfall
9 479 (10.49%) Analytics
10 424 (9.29%) DevOps
11 419 (9.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 404 (8.85%) Risk Management
13 387 (8.48%) Migration
14 379 (8.30%) Microservices
15 357 (7.82%) ITIL
16 343 (7.51%) Change Management
17 336 (7.36%) Coaching
18 332 (7.27%) Service Delivery
19 327 (7.16%) Mentoring
20 322 (7.05%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 575 (12.59%) SQL
2 372 (8.15%) Python
3 347 (7.60%) Java
4 267 (5.85%) JavaScript
5 257 (5.63%) C#
6 209 (4.58%) PHP
7 165 (3.61%) PowerShell
8 152 (3.33%) Go
9 89 (1.95%) C
10 74 (1.62%) Bash Shell
11 47 (1.03%) C++
11 47 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 38 (0.83%) TypeScript
13 37 (0.81%) R
14 33 (0.72%) Ruby
15 15 (0.33%) Perl
16 13 (0.28%) Scala
16 13 (0.28%) VBA
17 12 (0.26%) Java 11
17 12 (0.26%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 570 (12.48%) Degree
2 275 (6.02%) Security Cleared
3 179 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 151 (3.31%) PMI Certification
5 92 (2.01%) PMP
6 89 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 85 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
8 72 (1.58%) Oracle Certification
9 65 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
10 63 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 62 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 49 (1.07%) CCNP
13 41 (0.90%) CCNA
13 41 (0.90%) CISSP
13 41 (0.90%) MCSE
14 40 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 34 (0.74%) APMP
16 29 (0.64%) DV Cleared
17 26 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
18 25 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 362 (7.93%) QA
2 304 (6.66%) PMO
3 103 (2.26%) SLA
4 60 (1.31%) GDPR
5 54 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 51 (1.12%) Data Quality
7 24 (0.53%) Accessibility
8 19 (0.42%) NIST
9 16 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
9 16 (0.35%) PCI DSS
10 15 (0.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 13 (0.28%) Good Clinical Practice
12 11 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 10 (0.22%) ISO 13485
13 10 (0.22%) ISO 22301
13 10 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 10 (0.22%) NCSC
14 9 (0.20%) COBIT
14 9 (0.20%) GRC
14 9 (0.20%) P3O
System Software
1 229 (5.02%) Active Directory
2 134 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (2.21%) Docker
4 56 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 31 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
6 30 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (0.50%) vSphere
8 15 (0.33%) VMware NSX
9 13 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
10 12 (0.26%) XenApp
11 11 (0.24%) BitLocker
11 11 (0.24%) Firmware
12 6 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.11%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.088%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 4 (0.088%) ProxySG
14 4 (0.088%) VMware Server
15 3 (0.066%) HDFS
15 3 (0.066%) XenDesktop
16 2 (0.044%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 118 (2.58%) Kubernetes
2 109 (2.39%) Ansible
3 99 (2.17%) Terraform
4 53 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 45 (0.99%) SCCM
6 40 (0.88%) Puppet
7 35 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
8 30 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
9 20 (0.44%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 16 (0.35%) Nagios
11 15 (0.33%) WSUS
12 14 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
12 14 (0.31%) ZABBIX
13 12 (0.26%) SCOM
14 9 (0.20%) Prometheus
15 7 (0.15%) Backup Exec
15 7 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (0.15%) Icinga
16 6 (0.13%) MIIS
16 6 (0.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 826 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 244 (5.34%) Salesforce.com
3 238 (5.21%) Oracle
4 210 (4.60%) VMware
5 194 (4.25%) SAP
6 156 (3.42%) Cisco
7 82 (1.80%) Citrix
8 81 (1.77%) Google
9 70 (1.53%) Dell
10 54 (1.18%) OutSystems
11 52 (1.14%) HP
12 51 (1.12%) Apple
12 51 (1.12%) MuleSoft
13 49 (1.07%) CheckPoint
13 49 (1.07%) ServiceNow
14 45 (0.99%) Adobe
14 45 (0.99%) Veeam
15 39 (0.85%) IBM
16 38 (0.83%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
17 36 (0.79%) Automation Anywhere