Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK > England
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 30 27
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 10,018 11,783 11,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 7.28% 7.09% 7.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 7.73% 8.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7,358 9,207 9,597
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +1.94%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Project Management 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 126,059 152,500 147,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.66% 91.81% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 99,702 124,615 122,402
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in England

Project Management
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Project Management in England

Project Management
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in England over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Project Management in England

Project Management
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 Management within the England region over the 6 months to 22 April 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 +1 4,510 £62,500 +4.17% 162
South East +8 1,947 £53,628 +7.26% 96
North of England 0 1,225 £47,500 - 86
Midlands +3 1,082 £45,000 -5.26% 72
West Midlands 0 818 £45,000 - 41
North West +4 750 £50,000 - 45
South West 0 707 £45,000 -5.26% 58
East of England +4 526 £52,500 +2.94% 61
Yorkshire -9 410 £43,500 -3.33% 33
East Midlands +6 256 £45,000 -10.00% 31
North East -12 66 £40,000 -3.61% 8
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Management.

1 3,700 (36.93%) Agile Software Development
2 3,152 (31.46%) Finance
3 2,283 (22.79%) PRINCE2
4 1,911 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 1,789 (17.86%) Degree
6 1,730 (17.27%) Microsoft
7 1,370 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
8 1,299 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
9 1,231 (12.29%) SQL
10 1,207 (12.05%) ITIL
11 1,128 (11.26%) Scrum
12 964 (9.62%) Change Management
13 961 (9.59%) Business Analysis
14 930 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
15 909 (9.07%) PMO
16 908 (9.06%) SDLC
17 904 (9.02%) Waterfall
18 884 (8.82%) Windows
19 732 (7.31%) Management Information System
20 730 (7.29%) Analytics
21 725 (7.24%) Retail
22 719 (7.18%) Marketing
23 696 (6.95%) Microsoft Office
24 693 (6.92%) Java
25 656 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
26 652 (6.51%) QA
27 650 (6.49%) SQL Server
28 640 (6.39%) Risk Management
29 632 (6.31%) JIRA
30 628 (6.27%) Microsoft Excel

Project Management
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
1 348 (3.47%) SharePoint
2 201 (2.01%) Confluence
3 164 (1.64%) CMS
4 157 (1.57%) Apache
5 128 (1.28%) IIS
6 118 (1.18%) MS Exchange
7 75 (0.75%) Skype for Business
8 74 (0.74%) WordPress
9 67 (0.67%) Apache Spark
10 64 (0.64%) Apache Solr
10 64 (0.64%) Tomcat
11 56 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
12 50 (0.50%) SAS
13 39 (0.39%) WebLogic
13 39 (0.39%) WebSphere
14 34 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
15 32 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
16 31 (0.31%) Drupal
17 29 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 22 (0.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 696 (6.95%) Microsoft Office
2 628 (6.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 580 (5.79%) Microsoft Project
4 365 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 259 (2.59%) MS Visio
6 39 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
7 36 (0.36%) Photoshop
8 20 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
8 20 (0.20%) Fireworks
9 18 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 13 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
11 10 (0.100%) Open Workbench
12 9 (0.090%) Chatbot
13 8 (0.080%) Adobe Captivate
14 6 (0.060%) InVision
15 5 (0.050%) Maple
16 4 (0.040%) CATIA
16 4 (0.040%) UXPin
17 3 (0.030%) AutoCAD
17 3 (0.030%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 162 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 87 (0.87%) Magento
3 76 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
4 75 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
5 64 (0.64%) NetSuite
6 60 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
7 51 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
8 45 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
9 42 (0.42%) SAP ERP
9 42 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
10 36 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
11 31 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
12 28 (0.28%) SAP SD
13 26 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
14 25 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
15 24 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
16 22 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
17 21 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
17 21 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
17 21 (0.21%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 930 (9.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 656 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 582 (5.81%) Office 365
4 343 (3.42%) SaaS
5 169 (1.69%) PaaS
6 148 (1.48%) IaaS
7 114 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
8 83 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
9 81 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
10 72 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
11 61 (0.61%) Serverless
12 57 (0.57%) GitHub
13 46 (0.46%) Amazon S3
14 44 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
15 42 (0.42%) Trello
16 41 (0.41%) Google Analytics
17 34 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
18 32 (0.32%) OneDrive
19 28 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
20 24 (0.24%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 381 (3.80%) Firewall
2 298 (2.97%) WAN
3 267 (2.67%) Internet
4 253 (2.53%) LAN
5 210 (2.10%) DNS
6 156 (1.56%) VPN
7 154 (1.54%) Wireless
8 147 (1.47%) Network Security
9 142 (1.42%) DHCP
10 131 (1.31%) VoIP
11 123 (1.23%) SAN
12 111 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
13 108 (1.08%) Unified Communications
14 105 (1.05%) MPLS
14 105 (1.05%) TCP/IP
15 98 (0.98%) Skype
16 80 (0.80%) OSPF
17 79 (0.79%) BGP
18 75 (0.75%) Intranet
19 64 (0.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 650 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 297 (2.96%) Big Data
3 254 (2.54%) MySQL
4 253 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
5 164 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 148 (1.48%) Power BI
7 128 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 126 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 111 (1.11%) NoSQL
10 103 (1.03%) Hadoop
11 101 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
12 96 (0.96%) QlikView
13 84 (0.84%) MongoDB
14 74 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
15 66 (0.66%) RDBMS
16 60 (0.60%) Data Lake
17 59 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
18 57 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 48 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
20 45 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 632 (6.31%) JIRA
2 287 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 134 (1.34%) Jenkins
4 124 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 103 (1.03%) Selenium
6 95 (0.95%) Visual Studio
7 85 (0.85%) Subversion
8 56 (0.56%) Visual Studio Team System
9 53 (0.53%) TeamCity
10 51 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 36 (0.36%) Cucumber
11 36 (0.36%) git-flow
12 34 (0.34%) Maven
13 32 (0.32%) Hudson
14 31 (0.31%) Axure RP
15 30 (0.30%) Eclipse
16 28 (0.28%) RSpec
16 28 (0.28%) webpack
17 27 (0.27%) Bitbucket
18 24 (0.24%) Mercurial
General
1 3,152 (31.46%) Finance
2 725 (7.24%) Retail
3 719 (7.18%) Marketing
4 524 (5.23%) Banking
5 475 (4.74%) Telecoms
6 305 (3.04%) Legal
7 231 (2.31%) Manufacturing
8 200 (2.00%) Advertising
9 143 (1.43%) Front Office
10 131 (1.31%) Law
11 126 (1.26%) Back Office
12 122 (1.22%) Billing
13 100 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
14 97 (0.97%) Electronics
15 96 (0.96%) Games
16 88 (0.88%) Automotive
17 80 (0.80%) Investment Banking
18 78 (0.78%) Publishing
19 77 (0.77%) French Language
20 60 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2,940 (29.35%) Project Manager
2 1,335 (13.33%) Analyst
3 757 (7.56%) IT Manager
4 741 (7.40%) Developer
5 694 (6.93%) Business Analyst
6 587 (5.86%) Consultant
7 571 (5.70%) Senior Manager
8 557 (5.56%) Architect
9 469 (4.68%) IT Project Manager
10 446 (4.45%) Senior Project Manager
11 294 (2.93%) Delivery Manager
12 287 (2.86%) Technical Manager
13 277 (2.77%) Infrastructure Manager
14 263 (2.63%) Software Project Manager
15 259 (2.59%) Programme Manager
16 223 (2.23%) Solutions Architect
17 215 (2.15%) Technical Project Manager
18 209 (2.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
19 194 (1.94%) Senior Analyst
20 175 (1.75%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 592 (5.91%) .NET
2 526 (5.25%) HTML
3 414 (4.13%) CSS
4 323 (3.22%) Web Services
5 232 (2.32%) XML
6 216 (2.16%) JSON
7 173 (1.73%) ASP.NET
8 172 (1.72%) AngularJS
9 165 (1.65%) jQuery
9 165 (1.65%) REST
10 134 (1.34%) SOAP
11 115 (1.15%) .NET Framework
11 115 (1.15%) Spring
12 108 (1.08%) React
13 107 (1.07%) HTML5
14 99 (0.99%) Node.js
15 73 (0.73%) Ajax
16 70 (0.70%) Middleware
17 68 (0.68%) Vue.js
18 67 (0.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1,299 (12.97%) Analytical Skills
2 732 (7.31%) Management Information System
3 570 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
4 506 (5.05%) Data Centre
5 420 (4.19%) User Experience
6 330 (3.29%) Fintech
7 286 (2.85%) PMI
8 164 (1.64%) Virtual Team
9 134 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
10 127 (1.27%) Public Cloud
11 123 (1.23%) Algorithms
12 120 (1.20%) Driving Licence
12 120 (1.20%) Mobile App
13 119 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
14 111 (1.11%) FMCG
15 102 (1.02%) Internet of Things
16 70 (0.70%) EPoS
17 68 (0.68%) Data Structures
17 68 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
18 62 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 884 (8.82%) Windows
2 430 (4.29%) Linux
3 345 (3.44%) Windows Server
4 164 (1.64%) Unix
5 123 (1.23%) Windows 10
6 118 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 110 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 91 (0.91%) Android
9 90 (0.90%) Apple iOS
10 82 (0.82%) Windows 7
11 34 (0.34%) CentOS
12 30 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 29 (0.29%) Windows XP
14 27 (0.27%) Solaris
15 20 (0.20%) AIX
15 20 (0.20%) Windows 8
16 17 (0.17%) Mac OS
17 16 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
18 15 (0.15%) Ubuntu
19 12 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,700 (36.93%) Agile Software Development
2 2,283 (22.79%) PRINCE2
3 1,911 (19.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 1,370 (13.68%) Problem-Solving
5 1,207 (12.05%) ITIL
6 1,128 (11.26%) Scrum
7 964 (9.62%) Change Management
8 961 (9.59%) Business Analysis
9 908 (9.06%) SDLC
10 904 (9.02%) Waterfall
11 730 (7.29%) Analytics
12 640 (6.39%) Risk Management
13 625 (6.24%) Continuous Improvement
14 609 (6.08%) CRM
15 599 (5.98%) Business Intelligence
16 571 (5.70%) Mentoring
17 570 (5.69%) ERP
18 558 (5.57%) Migration
19 551 (5.50%) Service Delivery
20 545 (5.44%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1,231 (12.29%) SQL
2 693 (6.92%) Java
3 608 (6.07%) JavaScript
4 531 (5.30%) C#
5 423 (4.22%) Python
6 344 (3.43%) C
7 253 (2.53%) PHP
8 208 (2.08%) PowerShell
9 164 (1.64%) C++
10 87 (0.87%) T-SQL
11 86 (0.86%) Ruby
12 83 (0.83%) VBA
13 74 (0.74%) Bash Shell
13 74 (0.74%) PL/SQL
13 74 (0.74%) R
14 70 (0.70%) Perl
15 60 (0.60%) Shell Script
16 43 (0.43%) VB
17 40 (0.40%) TypeScript
18 38 (0.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1,789 (17.86%) Degree
2 597 (5.96%) PMI Certification
3 513 (5.12%) PMP
4 489 (4.88%) Security Cleared
5 314 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 297 (2.96%) SC Cleared
7 226 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 217 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
9 203 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
10 202 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 185 (1.85%) APMP
12 157 (1.57%) ISEB
13 150 (1.50%) CISSP
14 145 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
15 141 (1.41%) DV Cleared
16 131 (1.31%) MCSE
17 113 (1.13%) CCNP
18 103 (1.03%) MCSA
19 101 (1.01%) CISM
20 98 (0.98%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 909 (9.07%) PMO
2 652 (6.51%) QA
3 316 (3.15%) GDPR
4 254 (2.54%) SLA
5 158 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 153 (1.53%) Data Quality
7 67 (0.67%) COBIT
8 63 (0.63%) PCI DSS
9 49 (0.49%) ISO 9001
9 49 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 36 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 27 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 23 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
13 22 (0.22%) MiFID
13 22 (0.22%) P3O
14 20 (0.20%) Solvency II
15 17 (0.17%) SEPA
16 15 (0.15%) GPG13
17 13 (0.13%) GAMP
17 13 (0.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 557 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 319 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 160 (1.60%) Hyper-V
4 147 (1.47%) Docker
5 78 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
6 77 (0.77%) XenApp
7 48 (0.48%) Firmware
8 46 (0.46%) XenDesktop
9 44 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
10 31 (0.31%) vSphere
11 21 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (0.14%) XenServer
13 13 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
14 11 (0.11%) Varnish
15 8 (0.080%) HDFS
16 7 (0.070%) Apache Flume
17 6 (0.060%) Virtual Desktop
17 6 (0.060%) VMware Workstation
18 5 (0.050%) Terminal Services
18 5 (0.050%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 185 (1.85%) SCCM
2 95 (0.95%) Puppet
3 83 (0.83%) Ansible
4 68 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
5 64 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
6 61 (0.61%) Kubernetes
7 56 (0.56%) SCOM
8 40 (0.40%) Terraform
9 37 (0.37%) Nagios
10 36 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
11 29 (0.29%) Packer
11 29 (0.29%) WSUS
12 28 (0.28%) Consul
12 28 (0.28%) Icinga
12 28 (0.28%) Prometheus
12 28 (0.28%) Salt
13 26 (0.26%) SCVMM
14 20 (0.20%) Cisco Prime
15 19 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
15 19 (0.19%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1,730 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 562 (5.61%) Oracle
3 519 (5.18%) SAP
4 465 (4.64%) VMware
5 440 (4.39%) Cisco
6 231 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
7 219 (2.19%) Citrix
8 140 (1.40%) Google
9 137 (1.37%) Tableau
10 129 (1.29%) Adobe
11 117 (1.17%) HP
12 114 (1.14%) CheckPoint
13 112 (1.12%) ServiceNow
14 104 (1.04%) Juniper
15 93 (0.93%) F5
16 92 (0.92%) IBM
17 77 (0.77%) Meraki
18 69 (0.69%) hybris
19 68 (0.68%) Palo Alto
20 65 (0.65%) SolarWinds