Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 104 75 74
Rank change year-on-year -29 -1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 1,362 4,753 6,068
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.04% 3.78% 3.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 4.10% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,201 3,715 4,778
Median annual salary £58,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.36% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £86,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 41,527 115,989 140,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.55% 92.24% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 34,491 92,210 112,456
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,050
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +0.86% +4.10%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £29,475
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -33 540 £75,000 +15.38% 56
South East -7 283 £52,500 -4.55% 57
North of England -19 207 £45,000 -0.22% 50
Midlands -16 136 £48,625 +1.30% 52
South West -7 120 £47,500 -9.52% 29
North West -9 116 £48,157 +7.02% 28
West Midlands -19 86 £50,000 - 35
Yorkshire -18 65 £45,000 -0.22% 17
East Midlands +28 51 £48,250 +1.58% 16
East of England +1 43 £48,750 -11.36% 13
North East +18 26 £55,000 +18.92% 5
Project Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 547 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
2 372 (27.31%) Microsoft
3 347 (25.48%) Finance
4 333 (24.45%) Project Management
5 269 (19.75%) Azure
6 214 (15.71%) Windows
6 214 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 189 (13.88%) DevOps
8 176 (12.92%) Scrum
9 167 (12.26%) Degree
10 165 (12.11%) ITIL
11 152 (11.16%) SQL
12 151 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
13 148 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
14 142 (10.43%) AWS
15 136 (9.99%) Office 365
16 135 (9.91%) Linux
17 130 (9.54%) Java
18 128 (9.40%) Cisco
19 124 (9.10%) PRINCE2
20 118 (8.66%) SDLC
21 117 (8.59%) Active Directory
22 113 (8.30%) Analytics
23 112 (8.22%) VMware
24 110 (8.08%) Business Analysis
25 109 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 103 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
27 102 (7.49%) Windows Server
27 102 (7.49%) Service Delivery
28 100 (7.34%) 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 61 (4.48%) SharePoint
2 41 (3.01%) Confluence
3 31 (2.28%) Tomcat
4 30 (2.20%) CMS
5 27 (1.98%) Apache
6 23 (1.69%) IIS
6 23 (1.69%) WordPress
7 20 (1.47%) MS Exchange
8 19 (1.40%) WebLogic
9 18 (1.32%) Apache Spark
10 16 (1.17%) WebSphere
11 14 (1.03%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
12 11 (0.81%) EPiServer
12 11 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (0.81%) Joomla!
12 11 (0.81%) nginx
13 7 (0.51%) SAS
14 6 (0.44%) Liferay
14 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 52 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
4 29 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.66%) Sketch
7 5 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (0.37%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.29%) 3ds Max
8 4 (0.29%) ArchiCAD
8 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.29%) InVision
8 4 (0.29%) MicroStation
8 4 (0.29%) Revit
8 4 (0.29%) SketchUp
8 4 (0.29%) SPSS
9 3 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.073%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.073%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 24 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.62%) Oracle ERP
2 22 (1.62%) Payment Gateway
3 21 (1.54%) Oracle Payables
3 21 (1.54%) Oracle Receivables
4 17 (1.25%) Magento
5 11 (0.81%) Oracle Assets
6 10 (0.73%) SAP ERP
7 8 (0.59%) NetSuite
7 8 (0.59%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
9 6 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
9 6 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
10 5 (0.37%) Maximo
10 5 (0.37%) TRIRIGA
11 4 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.29%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 3 (0.22%) Actimize
12 3 (0.22%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 269 (19.75%) Azure
2 142 (10.43%) AWS
3 136 (9.99%) Office 365
4 70 (5.14%) SaaS
5 47 (3.45%) PaaS
6 39 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 34 (2.50%) GCP
8 29 (2.13%) Power Platform
9 26 (1.91%) IaaS
10 22 (1.62%) Serverless
11 15 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
12 14 (1.03%) IBM Cloud
12 14 (1.03%) OpenShift
13 12 (0.88%) OneDrive
13 12 (0.88%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 11 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
15 8 (0.59%) Logic Apps
16 7 (0.51%) Azure Functions
16 7 (0.51%) PowerApps
16 7 (0.51%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 94 (6.90%) Firewall
2 69 (5.07%) WAN
3 56 (4.11%) DNS
4 47 (3.45%) BGP
5 44 (3.23%) VPN
6 43 (3.16%) DHCP
6 43 (3.16%) OSPF
7 39 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
8 38 (2.79%) Cisco IOS
9 37 (2.72%) LAN
10 36 (2.64%) MPLS
11 35 (2.57%) VLAN
12 31 (2.28%) NX-OS
13 28 (2.06%) Multicast
14 26 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (1.84%) SSL
16 24 (1.76%) Network Security
17 22 (1.62%) Cisco Nexus
18 21 (1.54%) TCP/IP
18 21 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (6.75%) SQL Server
2 68 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
3 57 (4.19%) Big Data
4 56 (4.11%) MySQL
5 37 (2.72%) Data Lake
6 35 (2.57%) Hadoop
7 26 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
8 24 (1.76%) Apache Hive
8 24 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
8 24 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (1.62%) Power BI
10 21 (1.54%) Azure SQL Database
10 21 (1.54%) Relational Database
11 18 (1.32%) NoSQL
12 17 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (1.17%) Oracle Database
14 15 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (1.03%) MongoDB
15 14 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
16 13 (0.95%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 78 (5.73%) JIRA
2 60 (4.41%) Git (software)
3 55 (4.04%) Jenkins
4 33 (2.42%) Cucumber
5 16 (1.17%) Selenium
6 14 (1.03%) Subversion
7 9 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
8 8 (0.59%) Eclipse
8 8 (0.59%) PyCharm
9 7 (0.51%) git-flow
9 7 (0.51%) webpack
10 6 (0.44%) gulp
10 6 (0.44%) JMeter
10 6 (0.44%) PHPUnit
10 6 (0.44%) SoapUI
10 6 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (0.37%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 5 (0.37%) Grunt
11 5 (0.37%) SpecFlow
11 5 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 347 (25.48%) Finance
2 66 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 64 (4.70%) Marketing
4 62 (4.55%) Public Sector
5 43 (3.16%) Retail
6 38 (2.79%) Banking
7 37 (2.72%) Legal
8 32 (2.35%) Financial Institution
8 32 (2.35%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.84%) Law
10 20 (1.47%) Local Government
11 12 (0.88%) Electronics
11 12 (0.88%) Police
12 10 (0.73%) Retail Banking
13 9 (0.66%) Aerospace
14 8 (0.59%) Front Office
14 8 (0.59%) Military
15 7 (0.51%) Advertising
15 7 (0.51%) Automotive
15 7 (0.51%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 184 (13.51%) Project Manager
2 144 (10.57%) Analyst
3 110 (8.08%) Developer
4 108 (7.93%) Consultant
5 100 (7.34%) Business Analyst
6 95 (6.98%) Architect
7 83 (6.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 70 (5.14%) Network Engineer
9 67 (4.92%) Delivery Manager
10 66 (4.85%) IT Manager
11 43 (3.16%) Senior Network Engineer
12 41 (3.01%) Senior Manager
13 32 (2.35%) IT Project Manager
14 31 (2.28%) Insurance Business Analyst
14 31 (2.28%) Senior Developer
15 29 (2.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 29 (2.13%) PHP Developer
16 28 (2.06%) Project Leader
17 26 (1.91%) Applications Support
17 26 (1.91%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (6.02%) CSS
2 78 (5.73%) .NET
3 68 (4.99%) HTML
4 49 (3.60%) XML
5 42 (3.08%) Web Services
6 38 (2.79%) jQuery
7 35 (2.57%) J2EE
8 30 (2.20%) Node.js
8 30 (2.20%) React
9 29 (2.13%) JSON
9 29 (2.13%) Velocity
10 27 (1.98%) AngularJS
11 24 (1.76%) Ajax
12 20 (1.47%) Middleware
13 18 (1.32%) REST
13 18 (1.32%) RESTful
13 18 (1.32%) Spring
13 18 (1.32%) Spring Boot
14 17 (1.25%) HTML5
15 15 (1.10%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 151 (11.09%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (6.02%) Data Centre
3 68 (4.99%) User Experience
4 50 (3.67%) Self-Motivation
5 43 (3.16%) Management Information System
6 40 (2.94%) Public Cloud
7 25 (1.84%) Cloud Native
7 25 (1.84%) NHS
7 25 (1.84%) PKI
8 23 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 21 (1.54%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
11 16 (1.17%) IVR
12 15 (1.10%) Client/Server
12 15 (1.10%) N-Tier
13 12 (0.88%) Virtual Team
14 11 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
14 11 (0.81%) Equities
14 11 (0.81%) Replication
15 10 (0.73%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 214 (15.71%) Windows
2 135 (9.91%) Linux
3 102 (7.49%) Windows Server
4 41 (3.01%) Windows 10
5 35 (2.57%) Windows Server 2016
6 23 (1.69%) Unix
6 23 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 23 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (1.40%) Windows 8
9 18 (1.32%) Solaris
10 15 (1.10%) Android
10 15 (1.10%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.95%) Apple iOS
11 13 (0.95%) Windows Server 2019
12 8 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.51%) VMS
14 6 (0.44%) HPUX
15 5 (0.37%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 547 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (24.45%) Project Management
3 214 (15.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 189 (13.88%) DevOps
5 176 (12.92%) Scrum
6 165 (12.11%) ITIL
7 148 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
8 124 (9.10%) PRINCE2
9 118 (8.66%) SDLC
10 113 (8.30%) Analytics
11 110 (8.08%) Business Analysis
12 109 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 103 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
14 102 (7.49%) Service Delivery
15 96 (7.05%) Migration
16 88 (6.46%) Mentoring
17 85 (6.24%) Requirements Gathering
18 81 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
19 78 (5.73%) User Stories
19 78 (5.73%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 152 (11.16%) SQL
2 130 (9.54%) Java
3 100 (7.34%) JavaScript
4 87 (6.39%) Python
5 68 (4.99%) PowerShell
6 57 (4.19%) PHP
7 51 (3.74%) C#
8 41 (3.01%) C
9 34 (2.50%) Bash Shell
10 24 (1.76%) R
11 23 (1.69%) Apex Code
12 19 (1.40%) Perl
13 16 (1.17%) Scala
14 15 (1.10%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.10%) TypeScript
15 14 (1.03%) ES6
16 12 (0.88%) Ruby
16 12 (0.88%) T-SQL
17 6 (0.44%) Kotlin
17 6 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 167 (12.26%) Degree
2 79 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 53 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (3.82%) SC Cleared
5 43 (3.16%) CCNP
6 38 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 35 (2.57%) DV Cleared
8 28 (2.06%) CCNA
9 25 (1.84%) MCSE
10 24 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
10 24 (1.76%) PMI Certification
11 21 (1.54%) PMP
12 20 (1.47%) Oracle Certification
13 19 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (0.88%) CISSP
15 12 (0.88%) ISEB
16 11 (0.81%) Master's Degree
17 10 (0.73%) CISM
17 10 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (4.77%) QA
2 52 (3.82%) SLA
3 39 (2.86%) PMO
4 36 (2.64%) GDPR
5 26 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.95%) Data Quality
8 6 (0.44%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.44%) RMADS
9 5 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.29%) P3O
11 3 (0.22%) COBIT
11 3 (0.22%) ISO 26262
11 3 (0.22%) MiFID
11 3 (0.22%) MISRA
12 1 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.073%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.073%) NIST
System Software
1 117 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 83 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (5.80%) Docker
4 63 (4.63%) Hyper-V
5 25 (1.84%) Virtual Desktop
6 14 (1.03%) XenApp
7 12 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (0.88%) vSphere
8 7 (0.51%) HDFS
9 6 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.44%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (0.29%) Firmware
12 3 (0.22%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 3 (0.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.073%) Xen
Systems Management
1 40 (2.94%) Ansible
1 40 (2.94%) Kubernetes
2 39 (2.86%) Terraform
3 38 (2.79%) SCCM
4 36 (2.64%) Microsoft Intune
5 15 (1.10%) Puppet
6 14 (1.03%) Backup Exec
6 14 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (0.88%) SCOM
8 7 (0.51%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.44%) SCOrch
10 5 (0.37%) Nagios
11 4 (0.29%) Salt
12 3 (0.22%) McAfee ePO
13 2 (0.15%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
13 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Satellite
13 2 (0.15%) SELinux
13 2 (0.15%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 372 (27.31%) Microsoft
2 128 (9.40%) Cisco
3 112 (8.22%) VMware
4 95 (6.98%) Oracle
5 71 (5.21%) Salesforce.com
6 68 (4.99%) SAP
7 67 (4.92%) CheckPoint
8 43 (3.16%) Citrix
9 42 (3.08%) HP
10 35 (2.57%) Veeam
11 31 (2.28%) Pega
12 30 (2.20%) IBM
12 30 (2.20%) Infoblox
13 28 (2.06%) Palo Alto
14 23 (1.69%) Atlassian
15 22 (1.62%) ServiceNow
15 22 (1.62%) Teradata
16 21 (1.54%) Genesys
16 21 (1.54%) Google
17 20 (1.47%) Tableau