Period
to 22 February 2018

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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK > England
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 22 18
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 11,991 12,802 17,276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 7.28% 7.73% 8.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 8.63% 9.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9,228 10,362 13,833
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 148,088 148,333 175,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.87% 89.53% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 121,309 123,132 146,803
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

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 February 2018.

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 February 2018. 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 -6 5,346 £60,000 - 578
South East -6 2,098 £50,000 -4.76% 300
North of England +6 1,676 £47,500 +5.56% 298
Midlands 0 1,271 £47,500 +5.56% 244
West Midlands 0 946 £47,500 +5.56% 173
North West +15 921 £47,500 - 168
East of England -8 831 £50,000 - 173
South West -8 723 £47,500 +2.15% 128
Yorkshire -4 628 £45,000 - 105
East Midlands -20 317 £50,000 +9.29% 70
North East +20 127 £42,500 +21.43% 25
South Coast - 3 £100,000 -
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 3,994 (33.31%) Finance
2 3,904 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 2,900 (24.18%) PRINCE2
4 2,124 (17.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 1,963 (16.37%) Degree
6 1,913 (15.95%) Microsoft
7 1,417 (11.82%) ITIL
8 1,410 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 1,222 (10.19%) Business Analysis
10 1,218 (10.16%) SQL
11 1,210 (10.09%) Scrum
12 1,097 (9.15%) SDLC
13 1,087 (9.07%) Change Management
14 1,036 (8.64%) Banking
15 964 (8.04%) Windows
16 949 (7.91%) Retail
17 947 (7.90%) Waterfall
18 897 (7.48%) PMO
19 878 (7.32%) QA
20 805 (6.71%) CRM
21 797 (6.65%) Java
22 786 (6.55%) SAP
23 771 (6.43%) Marketing
24 765 (6.38%) Risk Management
25 757 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
26 755 (6.30%) SQL Server
27 747 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
28 731 (6.10%) .NET
29 708 (5.90%) Service Delivery
30 702 (5.85%) 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
1 398 (3.32%) SharePoint
2 203 (1.69%) CMS
3 149 (1.24%) MS Exchange
4 125 (1.04%) Confluence
5 114 (0.95%) IIS
6 87 (0.73%) SAS
7 83 (0.69%) Skype for Business
8 76 (0.63%) WordPress
9 75 (0.63%) Apache
10 70 (0.58%) Drupal
11 64 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
12 57 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 42 (0.35%) Tomcat
14 41 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
14 41 (0.34%) Umbraco
15 40 (0.33%) Apache Spark
15 40 (0.33%) WebSphere
16 30 (0.25%) JBoss
17 29 (0.24%) OpenStack
17 29 (0.24%) WebLogic
Applications
1 747 (6.23%) Microsoft Office
2 702 (5.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 593 (4.95%) Microsoft Project
4 386 (3.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 367 (3.06%) MS Visio
6 77 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 52 (0.43%) Photoshop
8 36 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 28 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
10 19 (0.16%) InVision
11 15 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
12 14 (0.12%) InDesign
13 13 (0.11%) SPSS
14 8 (0.067%) Acrobat
14 8 (0.067%) AutoCAD
15 6 (0.050%) SOLIDWORKS
16 5 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
16 5 (0.042%) Maya
16 5 (0.042%) Open Workbench
17 4 (0.033%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 201 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 144 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 110 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
4 79 (0.66%) SAP S/4HANA
5 73 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
6 70 (0.58%) NetSuite
7 59 (0.49%) Magento
8 50 (0.42%) SAP ERP
9 42 (0.35%) SAP FI
10 38 (0.32%) BusinessWare
11 37 (0.31%) SAP CO
11 37 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
11 37 (0.31%) SAP R/3
12 35 (0.29%) SAP Business One
12 35 (0.29%) SAP SD
12 35 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
13 34 (0.28%) Distributed Ledger
13 34 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
14 31 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 29 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 628 (5.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 569 (4.75%) Amazon AWS
3 455 (3.79%) Office 365
4 412 (3.44%) SaaS
5 138 (1.15%) PaaS
6 136 (1.13%) IaaS
7 127 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
8 104 (0.87%) GitHub
9 72 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
10 68 (0.57%) Slack
11 58 (0.48%) Trello
12 37 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
12 37 (0.31%) Heroku
13 36 (0.30%) Basecamp
14 32 (0.27%) Google Analytics
14 32 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
15 27 (0.23%) Coveralls
15 27 (0.23%) Zube
16 25 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
17 24 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 364 (3.04%) Firewall
2 349 (2.91%) WAN
3 301 (2.51%) LAN
4 218 (1.82%) Internet
5 186 (1.55%) VPN
6 179 (1.49%) TCP/IP
7 169 (1.41%) SAN
8 145 (1.21%) DNS
8 145 (1.21%) Wireless
9 122 (1.02%) VoIP
10 105 (0.88%) DHCP
11 103 (0.86%) Network Security
12 90 (0.75%) MPLS
13 86 (0.72%) Skype
14 74 (0.62%) OSPF
15 72 (0.60%) BGP
16 64 (0.53%) VLAN
16 64 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
17 62 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
18 61 (0.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 755 (6.30%) SQL Server
2 277 (2.31%) MySQL
3 272 (2.27%) Big Data
4 183 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 179 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 176 (1.47%) Relational Database
7 153 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 93 (0.78%) Power BI
9 92 (0.77%) NoSQL
9 92 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 86 (0.72%) Oracle Database
11 80 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
12 76 (0.63%) Blockchain
12 76 (0.63%) Hadoop
13 71 (0.59%) RDBMS
14 65 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
15 64 (0.53%) QlikView
16 63 (0.53%) Redis
17 51 (0.43%) SAP HANA
18 47 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 587 (4.90%) JIRA
2 259 (2.16%) Git (software)
3 114 (0.95%) Jenkins
4 81 (0.68%) Subversion
5 80 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 77 (0.64%) Selenium
7 70 (0.58%) Cucumber
8 68 (0.57%) Visual Studio
9 44 (0.37%) TeamCity
10 40 (0.33%) webpack
11 32 (0.27%) PHPUnit
12 29 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
13 27 (0.23%) Code Climate
13 27 (0.23%) Codeship
14 25 (0.21%) Maven
15 23 (0.19%) Eclipse
15 23 (0.19%) Xcode
16 22 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
17 21 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 20 (0.17%) gulp
General
1 3,994 (33.31%) Finance
2 1,036 (8.64%) Banking
3 949 (7.91%) Retail
4 771 (6.43%) Marketing
5 520 (4.34%) Legal
6 476 (3.97%) Investment Banking
7 445 (3.71%) Telecoms
8 387 (3.23%) Manufacturing
9 325 (2.71%) Retail Banking
10 323 (2.69%) Advertising
11 284 (2.37%) Law
12 161 (1.34%) Front Office
13 144 (1.20%) Games
14 137 (1.14%) Electronics
15 134 (1.12%) Financial Institution
16 128 (1.07%) Back Office
17 101 (0.84%) Billing
18 98 (0.82%) French Language
19 85 (0.71%) German Language
20 80 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3,736 (31.16%) Project Manager
2 1,539 (12.83%) Analyst
3 1,026 (8.56%) IT Manager
4 892 (7.44%) Consultant
5 859 (7.16%) Business Analyst
6 822 (6.86%) Developer
7 678 (5.65%) IT Project Manager
8 647 (5.40%) Senior Manager
9 571 (4.76%) Architect
10 496 (4.14%) Senior Project Manager
11 387 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
12 383 (3.19%) Infrastructure Manager
13 337 (2.81%) Software Project Manager
14 303 (2.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 299 (2.49%) Technical Manager
16 293 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
17 259 (2.16%) Digital Project Manager
18 249 (2.08%) Programme Manager
19 247 (2.06%) Agile Project Manager
20 244 (2.03%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 731 (6.10%) .NET
2 573 (4.78%) HTML
3 457 (3.81%) CSS
4 302 (2.52%) Web Services
5 257 (2.14%) XML
6 240 (2.00%) jQuery
7 192 (1.60%) ASP.NET
8 189 (1.58%) HTML5
9 144 (1.20%) Middleware
10 142 (1.18%) AngularJS
11 135 (1.13%) REST
12 109 (0.91%) Spring
13 106 (0.88%) Mason
14 105 (0.88%) CSS3
15 104 (0.87%) LAMP
15 104 (0.87%) RESTful
16 102 (0.85%) Node.js
17 98 (0.82%) JSON
18 91 (0.76%) .NET Framework
19 88 (0.73%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1,410 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 659 (5.50%) Management Information System
3 549 (4.58%) Data Centre
4 541 (4.51%) Computer Science
5 367 (3.06%) PMI
6 366 (3.05%) User Experience
7 263 (2.19%) Mobile App
8 251 (2.09%) Virtual Team
9 225 (1.88%) Fintech
10 198 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
11 155 (1.29%) Driving Licence
12 121 (1.01%) Social Media
13 109 (0.91%) FMCG
14 105 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
15 103 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 87 (0.73%) Algorithms
17 81 (0.68%) Hedge funds
18 80 (0.67%) Public Cloud
19 78 (0.65%) Life Science
20 68 (0.57%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 964 (8.04%) Windows
2 565 (4.71%) Linux
3 431 (3.59%) Windows Server
4 234 (1.95%) Unix
5 125 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 118 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 110 (0.92%) AIX
8 108 (0.90%) Android
9 105 (0.88%) Windows 10
10 80 (0.67%) Apple iOS
11 68 (0.57%) Windows 7
12 59 (0.49%) Solaris
13 48 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 42 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (0.20%) HPUX
16 21 (0.18%) CentOS
17 19 (0.16%) Debian
18 18 (0.15%) Mac OS
19 17 (0.14%) Windows 8
20 15 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,904 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
2 2,900 (24.18%) PRINCE2
3 2,124 (17.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 1,417 (11.82%) ITIL
5 1,222 (10.19%) Business Analysis
6 1,210 (10.09%) Scrum
7 1,097 (9.15%) SDLC
8 1,087 (9.07%) Change Management
9 947 (7.90%) Waterfall
10 805 (6.71%) CRM
11 765 (6.38%) Risk Management
12 757 (6.31%) Continuous Improvement
13 708 (5.90%) Service Delivery
14 685 (5.71%) ERP
15 633 (5.28%) Mentoring
16 631 (5.26%) Programme Management
17 617 (5.15%) Analytics
18 596 (4.97%) Business Intelligence
19 572 (4.77%) Presales
20 571 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1,218 (10.16%) SQL
2 797 (6.65%) Java
3 609 (5.08%) C#
4 590 (4.92%) JavaScript
5 331 (2.76%) Python
6 329 (2.74%) C
7 327 (2.73%) PHP
8 207 (1.73%) PowerShell
9 198 (1.65%) C++
10 171 (1.43%) T-SQL
11 105 (0.88%) Ruby
12 91 (0.76%) Bash Shell
13 90 (0.75%) VB.NET
14 87 (0.73%) Perl
15 77 (0.64%) R
15 77 (0.64%) Shell Script
16 76 (0.63%) VBA
17 66 (0.55%) PL/SQL
18 62 (0.52%) Groovy
19 53 (0.44%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1,963 (16.37%) Degree
2 622 (5.19%) PMI Certification
3 567 (4.73%) PMP
4 370 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 336 (2.80%) Security Cleared
6 251 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 250 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 197 (1.64%) CISSP
9 190 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 187 (1.56%) APMP
11 179 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
12 174 (1.45%) SC Cleared
13 164 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
14 156 (1.30%) ISEB
15 134 (1.12%) Master's Degree
16 130 (1.08%) CISM
17 103 (0.86%) MCSE
18 101 (0.84%) CCNA
19 100 (0.83%) CISA
20 82 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 897 (7.48%) PMO
2 878 (7.32%) QA
3 247 (2.06%) SLA
4 217 (1.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 205 (1.71%) GDPR
6 108 (0.90%) Data Quality
7 92 (0.77%) PCI DSS
8 60 (0.50%) COBIT
9 53 (0.44%) ISO 9001
10 44 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 38 (0.32%) MiFID
12 35 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 28 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 26 (0.22%) EMIR
14 26 (0.22%) PMBOK
15 24 (0.20%) SEPA
16 21 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
17 16 (0.13%) P3O
18 15 (0.13%) Basel III
19 13 (0.11%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 415 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 291 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 168 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 85 (0.71%) Docker
5 69 (0.58%) XenApp
6 56 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 39 (0.33%) vSphere
8 37 (0.31%) XenDesktop
9 25 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
10 23 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
11 20 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (0.13%) Firmware
13 15 (0.13%) Terminal Services
14 13 (0.11%) NFS
15 12 (0.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 9 (0.075%) Virtual Desktop
17 7 (0.058%) Oracle RAC
18 6 (0.050%) KVM
19 5 (0.042%) DFS Replication
19 5 (0.042%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 80 (0.67%) SCCM
2 62 (0.52%) Ansible
3 60 (0.50%) Puppet
4 46 (0.38%) SCOM
5 31 (0.26%) Kubernetes
6 30 (0.25%) Nagios
7 25 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
7 25 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 21 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
9 20 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
10 17 (0.14%) EdgeSight
10 17 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
11 16 (0.13%) SCOrch
11 16 (0.13%) SCVMM
11 16 (0.13%) vRealize
11 16 (0.13%) ZABBIX
12 15 (0.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 13 (0.11%) AirWatch
13 13 (0.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 12 (0.10%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 1,913 (15.95%) Microsoft
2 786 (6.55%) SAP
3 640 (5.34%) Oracle
4 481 (4.01%) VMware
5 386 (3.22%) Salesforce.com
6 371 (3.09%) Cisco
7 241 (2.01%) Citrix
8 192 (1.60%) Google
9 133 (1.11%) HP
10 130 (1.08%) Tableau
11 111 (0.93%) IBM
12 106 (0.88%) hybris
13 103 (0.86%) Juniper
14 101 (0.84%) Adobe
15 94 (0.78%) CheckPoint
16 81 (0.68%) Sitecore
17 77 (0.64%) webMethods
18 72 (0.60%) Sage
19 69 (0.58%) ServiceNow
20 68 (0.57%) Infor