Period
to 16 October 2019

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 16 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 73 83
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 4,839 6,125 6,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.81% 3.99% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.14% 4.35% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,575 4,605 4,563
England median annual salary £55,000 £57,480 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.31% +4.51% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,250 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 116,986 140,901 151,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.15% 91.82% 92.34%
Number of salaries quoted 92,889 113,116 120,796
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,450 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 16 October 2019.

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 16 October 2019. 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 -11 2,030 £65,000 - 181
South East +13 1,034 £55,000 +4.76% 100
North of England +4 664 £45,100 -9.80% 117
Midlands -13 459 £47,500 -5.00% 85
South West +6 374 £55,000 +10.00% 57
North West 0 342 £45,000 -5.26% 55
West Midlands -19 326 £48,250 -3.50% 57
Yorkshire +1 290 £45,550 -8.90% 53
East of England -9 232 £55,000 +4.76% 56
East Midlands -3 132 £47,500 - 27
North East -7 32 £46,250 +5.71% 9
Project Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2019, 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 1,976 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1,549 (32.01%) Project Management
3 1,527 (31.56%) Finance
4 917 (18.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 905 (18.70%) Microsoft
6 712 (14.71%) Azure
7 686 (14.18%) PRINCE2
8 617 (12.75%) Degree
9 559 (11.55%) Windows
10 549 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
11 509 (10.52%) ITIL
12 503 (10.39%) Scrum
13 497 (10.27%) SQL
14 475 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
15 473 (9.77%) Migration
16 460 (9.51%) Business Analysis
17 441 (9.11%) AWS
18 410 (8.47%) Waterfall
19 406 (8.39%) Active Directory
20 402 (8.31%) Office 365
21 400 (8.27%) Cisco
22 396 (8.18%) Change Management
23 393 (8.12%) DevOps
24 370 (7.65%) Service Delivery
25 358 (7.40%) QA
26 353 (7.29%) PMO
27 341 (7.05%) Retail
28 332 (6.86%) VMware
28 332 (6.86%) Linux
29 331 (6.84%) Management Information System

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
1 190 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 110 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 107 (2.21%) CMS
4 70 (1.45%) Confluence
5 56 (1.16%) IIS
5 56 (1.16%) SAS
6 53 (1.10%) Apache
7 50 (1.03%) WordPress
8 44 (0.91%) Skype for Business
9 39 (0.81%) Joomla!
10 37 (0.76%) Apache Spark
10 37 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
11 28 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
12 22 (0.45%) Tomcat
13 18 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
14 16 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
15 15 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2010
15 15 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
16 11 (0.23%) Apache Solr
16 11 (0.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 274 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
2 224 (4.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 170 (3.51%) Microsoft Project
4 108 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 90 (1.86%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.56%) InVision
7 24 (0.50%) Sketch
8 23 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
9 16 (0.33%) SPSS
10 14 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
11 10 (0.21%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.083%) Chatbot
12 4 (0.083%) Gliffy
12 4 (0.083%) Photoshop
13 2 (0.041%) Abaqus
13 2 (0.041%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.041%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.041%) Mathematica
13 2 (0.041%) MicroStation
13 2 (0.041%) Revit
Business Applications
1 69 (1.43%) SAP S/4HANA
2 64 (1.32%) Magento
3 41 (0.85%) Front Arena
3 41 (0.85%) Markit EDM
3 41 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
3 41 (0.85%) thinkFolio
4 39 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
5 22 (0.45%) SAP ERP
6 19 (0.39%) SAP Hybris
7 17 (0.35%) NetSuite
8 15 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
8 15 (0.31%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 14 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
10 13 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
11 11 (0.23%) SAP SD
12 10 (0.21%) SAP MM
12 10 (0.21%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
13 9 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
13 9 (0.19%) SAP CRM
14 8 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 712 (14.71%) Azure
2 441 (9.11%) AWS
3 402 (8.31%) Office 365
4 191 (3.95%) SaaS
5 123 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
6 97 (2.00%) GCP
7 95 (1.96%) IaaS
7 95 (1.96%) PaaS
8 94 (1.94%) Power Platform
9 82 (1.69%) Serverless
10 38 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
11 35 (0.72%) Azure Functions
12 34 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 32 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
14 31 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
15 28 (0.58%) OneDrive
16 26 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
16 26 (0.54%) Trello
17 25 (0.52%) Azure ExpressRoute
18 24 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 300 (6.20%) Firewall
2 267 (5.52%) WAN
3 210 (4.34%) LAN
4 171 (3.53%) DNS
5 137 (2.83%) DHCP
6 131 (2.71%) VPN
7 119 (2.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 117 (2.42%) Wireless
9 93 (1.92%) MPLS
10 88 (1.82%) Network Security
11 78 (1.61%) TCP/IP
12 75 (1.55%) BGP
13 73 (1.51%) OSPF
14 72 (1.49%) VLAN
15 71 (1.47%) VoIP
16 70 (1.45%) Internet
17 65 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
18 64 (1.32%) SAN
19 62 (1.28%) Unified Communications
20 51 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (5.39%) SQL Server
2 147 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
3 120 (2.48%) Big Data
4 86 (1.78%) MySQL
4 86 (1.78%) Power BI
5 80 (1.65%) Relational Database
6 67 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
7 65 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 65 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 64 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 60 (1.24%) NoSQL
10 51 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 37 (0.76%) Data Lake
12 35 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
13 33 (0.68%) RDBMS
14 30 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (0.58%) SAP HANA
16 27 (0.56%) Cosmos DB
17 26 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 24 (0.50%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 219 (4.53%) JIRA
2 93 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 84 (1.74%) Jenkins
4 80 (1.65%) Visual Studio
5 31 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
6 27 (0.56%) Bitbucket
7 15 (0.31%) Subversion
7 15 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (0.29%) Cucumber
8 14 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (0.27%) Selenium
10 12 (0.25%) Bower
10 12 (0.25%) Grunt
11 11 (0.23%) gulp
12 10 (0.21%) JMeter
13 9 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
13 9 (0.19%) TeamCity
13 9 (0.19%) Travis CI
14 8 (0.17%) GitLab
14 8 (0.17%) SoapUI
General
1 1,527 (31.56%) Finance
2 341 (7.05%) Retail
3 295 (6.10%) Public Sector
4 288 (5.95%) Banking
5 250 (5.17%) Marketing
6 241 (4.98%) Telecoms
7 143 (2.96%) Local Government
8 124 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 101 (2.09%) Law
10 90 (1.86%) Legal
11 76 (1.57%) Electronics
12 64 (1.32%) Front Office
13 61 (1.26%) Advertising
14 52 (1.07%) Police
15 47 (0.97%) Back Office
16 45 (0.93%) Billing
17 41 (0.85%) Aerospace
18 35 (0.72%) Automotive
18 35 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
19 25 (0.52%) Fire and Rescue
Job Titles
1 1,013 (20.93%) Project Manager
2 559 (11.55%) Analyst
3 455 (9.40%) Architect
4 383 (7.91%) Consultant
5 348 (7.19%) Business Analyst
6 330 (6.82%) Developer
7 287 (5.93%) IT Manager
8 242 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
9 222 (4.59%) Senior Manager
10 200 (4.13%) IT Project Manager
11 177 (3.66%) Delivery Manager
12 160 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 146 (3.02%) Senior Project Manager
14 141 (2.91%) Network Engineer
15 109 (2.25%) Infrastructure Manager
16 94 (1.94%) Technical Manager
17 92 (1.90%) Cloud Engineer
18 87 (1.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
19 86 (1.78%) Programme Manager
20 85 (1.76%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (4.36%) HTML
2 189 (3.91%) .NET
3 183 (3.78%) CSS
4 134 (2.77%) XML
5 128 (2.65%) JSON
6 118 (2.44%) jQuery
7 103 (2.13%) Web Services
8 100 (2.07%) AngularJS
9 84 (1.74%) ASP.NET
10 77 (1.59%) Node.js
11 66 (1.36%) SOAP
12 64 (1.32%) React
13 61 (1.26%) REST
14 54 (1.12%) Ajax
15 46 (0.95%) Middleware
16 42 (0.87%) HTML5
17 35 (0.72%) RESTful
17 35 (0.72%) Sass
18 32 (0.66%) Spring
19 30 (0.62%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 475 (9.82%) Analytical Skills
2 331 (6.84%) Management Information System
3 264 (5.46%) Self-Motivation
4 229 (4.73%) Data Centre
5 219 (4.53%) User Experience
6 113 (2.34%) Virtual Team
7 80 (1.65%) PMI
8 77 (1.59%) Mobile App
9 72 (1.49%) Public Cloud
10 68 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 60 (1.24%) Fixed Income
12 59 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
13 50 (1.03%) Equities
14 48 (0.99%) Hedge funds
15 46 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 46 (0.95%) Social Media
16 43 (0.89%) Derivative
17 42 (0.87%) Fibre Optics
17 42 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
17 42 (0.87%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 559 (11.55%) Windows
2 332 (6.86%) Linux
3 299 (6.18%) Windows Server
4 147 (3.04%) Windows 10
4 147 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (1.53%) Android
6 72 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 69 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 65 (1.34%) Unix
9 44 (0.91%) Windows 7
10 42 (0.87%) CentOS
11 35 (0.72%) Ubuntu
12 33 (0.68%) Windows 8
13 29 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 25 (0.52%) Debian
15 13 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 13 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 12 (0.25%) Data ONTAP
17 6 (0.12%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.062%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,976 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 1,549 (32.01%) Project Management
3 917 (18.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 686 (14.18%) PRINCE2
5 549 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
6 509 (10.52%) ITIL
7 503 (10.39%) Scrum
8 473 (9.77%) Migration
9 460 (9.51%) Business Analysis
10 410 (8.47%) Waterfall
11 396 (8.18%) Change Management
12 393 (8.12%) DevOps
13 370 (7.65%) Service Delivery
14 331 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
15 327 (6.76%) Presales
16 307 (6.34%) Mentoring
17 305 (6.30%) Analytics
18 273 (5.64%) SDLC
19 267 (5.52%) Software Delivery
20 248 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 497 (10.27%) SQL
2 281 (5.81%) JavaScript
3 265 (5.48%) Java
4 255 (5.27%) C#
5 228 (4.71%) Python
6 170 (3.51%) C
7 159 (3.29%) PowerShell
8 105 (2.17%) C++
9 90 (1.86%) PHP
10 69 (1.43%) T-SQL
11 40 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 34 (0.70%) R
13 33 (0.68%) ABAP
13 33 (0.68%) TypeScript
14 29 (0.60%) Go
15 25 (0.52%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 25 (0.52%) Scala
16 22 (0.45%) ANSI C
17 20 (0.41%) ES6
17 20 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 617 (12.75%) Degree
2 274 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
3 250 (5.17%) Security Cleared
4 205 (4.24%) PMI Certification
5 201 (4.15%) CCNP
6 192 (3.97%) PMP
7 147 (3.04%) CCNA
8 124 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
9 102 (2.11%) SC Cleared
10 97 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 76 (1.57%) MCSE
12 73 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 70 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
14 69 (1.43%) CISSP
15 68 (1.41%) MCSA
16 56 (1.16%) CCIE
17 54 (1.12%) CCDP
18 51 (1.05%) Master's Degree
19 50 (1.03%) APMP
20 44 (0.91%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 358 (7.40%) QA
2 353 (7.29%) PMO
3 119 (2.46%) SLA
4 96 (1.98%) Data Quality
5 54 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 46 (0.95%) GDPR
7 36 (0.74%) NIST
8 34 (0.70%) HMG Infosec
8 34 (0.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 34 (0.70%) JSP 440
9 23 (0.48%) ISO 9001
10 20 (0.41%) COBIT
11 19 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 17 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 15 (0.31%) PCI DSS
14 11 (0.23%) P3O
15 9 (0.19%) ISO 20022
16 7 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 7 (0.14%) PSD2
17 6 (0.12%) ITGC
System Software
1 406 (8.39%) Active Directory
2 187 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 94 (1.94%) Docker
5 83 (1.72%) vSphere
6 54 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
7 49 (1.01%) XenApp
8 39 (0.81%) XenDesktop
9 32 (0.66%) Firmware
10 26 (0.54%) VMware NSX
11 15 (0.31%) NFS
12 14 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
13 12 (0.25%) pfSense
14 11 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
15 10 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
16 7 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
17 6 (0.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
18 5 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 4 (0.083%) Xen
20 3 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 146 (3.02%) SCCM
2 113 (2.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 78 (1.61%) Terraform
4 77 (1.59%) Kubernetes
5 55 (1.14%) Puppet
6 54 (1.12%) Ansible
7 50 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
8 44 (0.91%) SCOM
9 38 (0.79%) Nessus
10 31 (0.64%) Cisco CUCM
11 29 (0.60%) WSUS
12 27 (0.56%) vRealize
13 26 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
14 24 (0.50%) FortiGate
14 24 (0.50%) Nagios
15 13 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
16 11 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
17 10 (0.21%) Red Hat Satellite
17 10 (0.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 10 (0.21%) yum
Vendors
1 905 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 400 (8.27%) Cisco
3 332 (6.86%) VMware
4 307 (6.34%) SAP
5 253 (5.23%) Oracle
6 160 (3.31%) Citrix
7 136 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
8 121 (2.50%) HP
9 111 (2.29%) Palo Alto
10 104 (2.15%) CheckPoint
11 103 (2.13%) Google
12 74 (1.53%) Veeam
13 67 (1.38%) Dell
14 58 (1.20%) IBM
14 58 (1.20%) Juniper
15 57 (1.18%) Capita
16 51 (1.05%) NetApp
17 49 (1.01%) hybris
18 48 (0.99%) Meraki
19 47 (0.97%) Red Hat