Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 22 17
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 13030 14697 19379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 7.72% 8.20% 9.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.59% 9.18% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 9132 11951 15529
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,175 £80,000 £78,750
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 151759 160141 181584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.40% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 120765 134253 151176
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -4 6340 £60,000 - 346
South East -3 2096 £50,000 -2.91% 144
North of England -5 1716 £45,000 - 149
Midlands -1 1382 £47,500 +5.56% 91
West Midlands 0 999 £47,500 +5.56% 57
North West -1 949 £47,500 - 65
East of England -12 771 £50,000 -4.76% 72
South West -10 714 £47,500 +5.56% 57
Yorkshire -7 662 £45,000 - 65
East Midlands -4 370 £50,000 +11.11% 34
North East +8 104 £43,500 +8.75% 19
South Coast - 3 £95,000 -
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 5046 (38.73%) Finance
2 4030 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
3 2924 (22.44%) PRINCE2
4 2248 (17.25%) Degree
5 2167 (16.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 2131 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
7 2075 (15.92%) Banking
8 2026 (15.55%) Microsoft
9 1835 (14.08%) Business Analysis
10 1706 (13.09%) SDLC
11 1560 (11.97%) ITIL
12 1558 (11.96%) Asset Management
13 1483 (11.38%) Investment Banking
14 1446 (11.10%) Wealth Management
15 1398 (10.73%) Retail Banking
16 1383 (10.61%) SQL
17 1344 (10.31%) Scrum
18 1236 (9.49%) Change Management
19 1089 (8.36%) Windows
20 1081 (8.30%) QA
21 985 (7.56%) Waterfall
22 984 (7.55%) Retail
23 956 (7.34%) SAP
24 924 (7.09%) Java
25 890 (6.83%) Management Information System
26 878 (6.74%) Marketing
27 856 (6.57%) CRM
28 842 (6.46%) SQL Server
28 842 (6.46%) PMO
29 803 (6.16%) .NET

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
1 427 (3.28%) SharePoint
2 222 (1.70%) CMS
3 194 (1.49%) MS Exchange
4 147 (1.13%) IIS
5 114 (0.87%) Confluence
5 114 (0.87%) SAS
6 97 (0.74%) Apache
7 81 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
8 72 (0.55%) Skype for Business
9 63 (0.48%) WordPress
10 57 (0.44%) Drupal
11 56 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 53 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
13 45 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
14 44 (0.34%) JBoss
15 40 (0.31%) MS Project Server
16 39 (0.30%) nginx
16 39 (0.30%) Tomcat
17 38 (0.29%) Apache Spark
18 35 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 778 (5.97%) Microsoft Office
2 763 (5.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 663 (5.09%) Microsoft Project
4 419 (3.22%) MS Visio
5 406 (3.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 52 (0.40%) Photoshop
7 46 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 45 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
9 32 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
10 24 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 20 (0.15%) SPSS
12 18 (0.14%) InDesign
13 14 (0.11%) InVision
14 12 (0.092%) Acrobat
15 9 (0.069%) Chatbot
16 8 (0.061%) AutoCAD
16 8 (0.061%) Open Workbench
17 6 (0.046%) SOLIDWORKS
18 5 (0.038%) Simulink
19 4 (0.031%) Stata
Business Applications
1 210 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 149 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 100 (0.77%) Dynamics NAV
4 95 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
5 82 (0.63%) SAP ERP
6 77 (0.59%) Magento
7 67 (0.51%) Actimize
8 58 (0.45%) NetSuite
9 54 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
9 54 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 52 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
11 48 (0.37%) SAP FI
12 44 (0.34%) SAP CO
12 44 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
13 31 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
14 25 (0.19%) SAP R/3
14 25 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
15 23 (0.18%) Primavera
15 23 (0.18%) SAP SD
16 21 (0.16%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 475 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 424 (3.25%) SaaS
3 398 (3.05%) Office 365
4 366 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
5 129 (0.99%) IaaS
6 117 (0.90%) PaaS
7 97 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
8 74 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
9 68 (0.52%) GitHub
10 41 (0.31%) Google Analytics
11 40 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
11 40 (0.31%) Trello
12 33 (0.25%) Slack
13 30 (0.23%) Basecamp
14 29 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
15 24 (0.18%) npm
16 23 (0.18%) iPaaS
17 22 (0.17%) Force.com
17 22 (0.17%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 20 (0.15%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 369 (2.83%) Firewall
2 364 (2.79%) WAN
3 302 (2.32%) LAN
4 219 (1.68%) Internet
5 203 (1.56%) TCP/IP
6 197 (1.51%) VPN
7 190 (1.46%) SAN
8 170 (1.30%) DNS
9 142 (1.09%) Wireless
10 138 (1.06%) VoIP
11 123 (0.94%) DHCP
12 116 (0.89%) MPLS
13 98 (0.75%) Network Security
13 98 (0.75%) VLAN
14 88 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
14 88 (0.68%) Unified Communications
15 80 (0.61%) BGP
16 78 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
17 75 (0.58%) OSPF
18 69 (0.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 842 (6.46%) SQL Server
2 296 (2.27%) MySQL
3 265 (2.03%) Big Data
4 204 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
5 200 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 182 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 176 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 167 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 88 (0.68%) Power BI
10 86 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 85 (0.65%) Hadoop
11 85 (0.65%) QlikView
12 76 (0.58%) NoSQL
13 67 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
14 63 (0.48%) RDBMS
15 56 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
16 55 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
17 51 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
17 51 (0.39%) Redis
18 45 (0.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 606 (4.65%) JIRA
2 219 (1.68%) Git (software)
3 112 (0.86%) Jenkins
4 101 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 88 (0.68%) Subversion
6 87 (0.67%) Visual Studio
7 74 (0.57%) Selenium
8 60 (0.46%) Cucumber
9 59 (0.45%) TeamCity
10 53 (0.41%) Octopus Deploy
11 37 (0.28%) WebDriver
12 35 (0.27%) Eclipse
13 33 (0.25%) webpack
14 32 (0.25%) Maven
15 29 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
16 28 (0.21%) PHPUnit
16 28 (0.21%) Toad
17 26 (0.20%) Axure RP
17 26 (0.20%) JUnit
17 26 (0.20%) NuGet
General
1 5046 (38.73%) Finance
2 2075 (15.92%) Banking
3 1483 (11.38%) Investment Banking
4 1398 (10.73%) Retail Banking
5 984 (7.55%) Retail
6 878 (6.74%) Marketing
7 670 (5.14%) Legal
8 512 (3.93%) Telecoms
9 498 (3.82%) Manufacturing
10 316 (2.43%) Front Office
11 278 (2.13%) Advertising
12 260 (2.00%) Law
13 201 (1.54%) Electronics
14 131 (1.01%) Back Office
15 128 (0.98%) Games
16 104 (0.80%) Billing
17 99 (0.76%) Financial Institution
18 97 (0.74%) Automotive
19 91 (0.70%) German Language
20 74 (0.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3764 (28.89%) Project Manager
2 2165 (16.62%) Analyst
3 1488 (11.42%) Business Analyst
4 940 (7.21%) IT Manager
5 898 (6.89%) Consultant
6 757 (5.81%) Developer
7 663 (5.09%) Senior Manager
8 640 (4.91%) IT Project Manager
9 613 (4.70%) Architect
10 499 (3.83%) Senior Project Manager
11 405 (3.11%) Delivery Manager
12 358 (2.75%) Infrastructure Manager
13 341 (2.62%) Solutions Architect
14 309 (2.37%) Software Project Manager
15 298 (2.29%) Technical Manager
16 290 (2.23%) Senior Analyst
17 287 (2.20%) IT Analyst
18 279 (2.14%) Development Manager
19 277 (2.13%) Digital Project Manager
20 263 (2.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 803 (6.16%) .NET
2 633 (4.86%) HTML
3 447 (3.43%) CSS
4 306 (2.35%) Web Services
5 268 (2.06%) XML
6 262 (2.01%) ASP.NET
7 227 (1.74%) HTML5
8 224 (1.72%) jQuery
9 158 (1.21%) AngularJS
10 136 (1.04%) .NET Framework
11 130 (1.00%) REST
12 126 (0.97%) Middleware
13 121 (0.93%) LAMP
14 105 (0.81%) JSON
14 105 (0.81%) Node.js
15 94 (0.72%) SOAP
16 92 (0.71%) CSS3
17 88 (0.68%) J2EE
18 83 (0.64%) Mason
18 83 (0.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2131 (16.35%) Analytical Skills
2 890 (6.83%) Management Information System
3 639 (4.90%) Computer Science
4 556 (4.27%) User Experience
5 477 (3.66%) Data Centre
6 317 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 317 (2.43%) PMI
7 275 (2.11%) Virtual Team
8 261 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
9 231 (1.77%) Equities
10 230 (1.77%) Derivative
11 201 (1.54%) Mobile App
12 200 (1.53%) Reference Data
13 157 (1.20%) Driving Licence
14 135 (1.04%) Fintech
15 117 (0.90%) Social Media
16 116 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
17 111 (0.85%) Fixed Income
18 109 (0.84%) Algorithms
19 100 (0.77%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1089 (8.36%) Windows
2 547 (4.20%) Linux
3 466 (3.58%) Windows Server
4 348 (2.67%) Unix
5 141 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 133 (1.02%) Android
7 115 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 97 (0.74%) Apple iOS
9 79 (0.61%) Windows 7
10 73 (0.56%) Windows 10
11 64 (0.49%) AIX
12 52 (0.40%) Solaris
13 41 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
14 35 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 31 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 29 (0.22%) Windows 8
17 26 (0.20%) CentOS
18 25 (0.19%) Mac OS
19 16 (0.12%) Ubuntu
20 14 (0.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4030 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
2 2924 (22.44%) PRINCE2
3 2167 (16.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 1835 (14.08%) Business Analysis
5 1706 (13.09%) SDLC
6 1560 (11.97%) ITIL
7 1558 (11.96%) Asset Management
8 1446 (11.10%) Wealth Management
9 1344 (10.31%) Scrum
10 1236 (9.49%) Change Management
11 985 (7.56%) Waterfall
12 856 (6.57%) CRM
13 786 (6.03%) Risk Management
14 764 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
15 737 (5.66%) Programme Management
16 736 (5.65%) Analytics
17 732 (5.62%) ERP
18 713 (5.47%) Service Delivery
19 652 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
20 646 (4.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1383 (10.61%) SQL
2 924 (7.09%) Java
3 658 (5.05%) C#
4 613 (4.70%) JavaScript
5 371 (2.85%) PHP
6 346 (2.66%) C
7 331 (2.54%) Python
8 310 (2.38%) PowerShell
9 214 (1.64%) C++
10 163 (1.25%) T-SQL
11 162 (1.24%) Perl
12 123 (0.94%) Shell Script
13 110 (0.84%) VB.NET
14 98 (0.75%) Ruby
15 82 (0.63%) Bash Shell
16 81 (0.62%) R
17 64 (0.49%) PL/SQL
17 64 (0.49%) VBA
18 48 (0.37%) MATLAB
18 48 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 2248 (17.25%) Degree
2 611 (4.69%) PMI Certification
3 576 (4.42%) PMP
4 433 (3.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 364 (2.79%) Security Cleared
6 360 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 233 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 230 (1.77%) SC Cleared
9 229 (1.76%) Master's Degree
10 228 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
11 227 (1.74%) CISSP
12 202 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
13 186 (1.43%) ISEB
14 183 (1.40%) APMP
15 178 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
16 145 (1.11%) CISM
17 142 (1.09%) CCNA
18 121 (0.93%) MCSE
19 111 (0.85%) CISA
20 91 (0.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1081 (8.30%) QA
2 842 (6.46%) PMO
3 265 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 256 (1.96%) SLA
5 171 (1.31%) GDPR
6 139 (1.07%) Data Quality
7 133 (1.02%) PCI DSS
8 99 (0.76%) Basel III
9 95 (0.73%) MiFID
10 74 (0.57%) EMIR
11 64 (0.49%) ISO 9001
12 53 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 52 (0.40%) COBIT
14 47 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
15 35 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 30 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
17 28 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
18 24 (0.18%) P3O
18 24 (0.18%) PMBOK
19 17 (0.13%) SEPA
System Software
1 432 (3.32%) Active Directory
2 324 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (1.11%) Hyper-V
4 67 (0.51%) XenApp
5 63 (0.48%) Docker
6 61 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
7 49 (0.38%) vSphere
8 25 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
9 18 (0.14%) Firmware
9 18 (0.14%) XenDesktop
10 17 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (0.11%) DFS Replication
11 14 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
12 13 (0.100%) Microsoft App-V
13 12 (0.092%) VMware NSX
14 11 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 11 (0.084%) Terminal Services
14 11 (0.084%) XenServer
15 6 (0.046%) Virtual Desktop
15 6 (0.046%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 93 (0.71%) SCCM
2 80 (0.61%) Puppet
3 63 (0.48%) Ansible
3 63 (0.48%) SCOM
4 61 (0.47%) Nagios
5 32 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
7 29 (0.22%) EdgeSight
8 28 (0.21%) Kubernetes
9 22 (0.17%) WSUS
10 21 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 20 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
11 20 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
12 19 (0.15%) vCenter Server
12 19 (0.15%) ZABBIX
13 18 (0.14%) vRealize
14 17 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
15 16 (0.12%) Cisco CUCM
16 14 (0.11%) Backup Exec
17 11 (0.084%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2026 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 956 (7.34%) SAP
3 801 (6.15%) Oracle
4 479 (3.68%) VMware
5 380 (2.92%) Cisco
6 339 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
7 180 (1.38%) Citrix
8 162 (1.24%) HP
9 156 (1.20%) Google
9 156 (1.20%) Murex
10 144 (1.11%) Tableau
11 114 (0.87%) Adobe
12 98 (0.75%) Splunk
13 92 (0.71%) Juniper
14 88 (0.68%) CheckPoint
15 83 (0.64%) ServiceNow
16 79 (0.61%) IBM
17 74 (0.57%) hybris
18 65 (0.50%) F5
19 63 (0.48%) Sage