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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 27 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK > England
6 months to
27 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 35 44 37
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 11,996 5,792 4,550
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 8.09% 6.20% 6.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.49% 6.59% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6,378 4,073 3,511
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £35,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,813 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.30% - -
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.82% - -

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 141,257 87,856 67,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 95.30% 94.01% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 74,397 61,612 55,356
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in England

Project Management
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Management in England.

Salary trend for Project Management in England

Project Management
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in England over the 6 months to 27 June 2022.

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 27 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London +7 5,326 £65,000 +4.00% 397
South East +11 2,124 £55,000 +4.76% 214
North of England +10 1,588 £53,000 +11.58% 174
Midlands +13 1,301 £50,000 - 148
West Midlands +9 989 £50,000 - 104
North West +7 848 £53,000 +11.58% 89
South West +27 811 £50,000 +11.11% 109
Yorkshire +18 658 £55,000 +20.09% 60
East of England 0 654 £50,000 - 87
East Midlands +15 293 £50,000 - 41
North East +3 83 £50,000 +14.61% 25
South Coast - 1 £45,000 -
Project Management
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2022, 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 5,242 (43.70%) Agile
2 4,829 (40.26%) Social Skills
3 3,740 (31.18%) Finance
4 2,709 (22.58%) Degree
5 2,234 (18.62%) Problem-Solving
6 2,199 (18.33%) Project Delivery
7 2,052 (17.11%) Microsoft
8 1,932 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
9 1,898 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
10 1,843 (15.36%) PRINCE2
11 1,644 (13.70%) Scrum
12 1,405 (11.71%) Marketing
13 1,337 (11.15%) Analytics
14 1,311 (10.93%) Waterfall
15 1,277 (10.65%) Mentoring
16 1,252 (10.44%) Azure
17 1,248 (10.40%) Change Management
18 1,136 (9.47%) SQL
19 1,119 (9.33%) Coaching
20 1,087 (9.06%) Decision-Making
21 1,035 (8.63%) Presentation Skills
22 1,025 (8.54%) JIRA
23 998 (8.32%) AWS
23 998 (8.32%) Python
24 991 (8.26%) ITIL
25 977 (8.14%) DevOps
26 974 (8.12%) Business Analysis
27 958 (7.99%) PMO
28 949 (7.91%) Management Information System
29 925 (7.71%) 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
1 614 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 387 (3.23%) Confluence
3 265 (2.21%) SAS
4 243 (2.03%) CMS
5 106 (0.88%) MS Project Server
6 98 (0.82%) Apache
6 98 (0.82%) WordPress
7 91 (0.76%) MS Exchange
8 74 (0.62%) Drupal
9 63 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
10 61 (0.51%) Umbraco
11 55 (0.46%) IIS
12 47 (0.39%) Documentum
13 44 (0.37%) Apache Spark
14 31 (0.26%) Strapi
15 27 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
15 27 (0.23%) Headless CMS
16 25 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 23 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
18 22 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 925 (7.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 777 (6.48%) Microsoft Project
3 757 (6.31%) Microsoft Office
4 630 (5.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 418 (3.48%) MS Visio
6 95 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
7 72 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 42 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
8 42 (0.35%) Sketch
9 37 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
10 34 (0.28%) CATIA
11 33 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 31 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
13 28 (0.23%) Chatbot
14 24 (0.20%) AutoCAD
14 24 (0.20%) Simulink
15 20 (0.17%) Stata
16 15 (0.13%) Adobe XD
16 15 (0.13%) Blender
17 12 (0.10%) InVision
Business Applications
1 79 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 69 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
3 62 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
4 47 (0.39%) TrackWise
5 45 (0.38%) Magento
6 43 (0.36%) Shopify
7 38 (0.32%) NetSuite
8 35 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
9 30 (0.25%) Primavera
10 23 (0.19%) WebTrends
11 22 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
12 21 (0.18%) SAP CRM
13 19 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
14 14 (0.12%) Maximo
14 14 (0.12%) Teamcenter
15 13 (0.11%) Odoo
16 12 (0.10%) SAP CO
16 12 (0.10%) SAP FI
16 12 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
17 11 (0.092%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 1,252 (10.44%) Azure
2 998 (8.32%) AWS
3 747 (6.23%) Microsoft 365
4 671 (5.59%) SaaS
5 492 (4.10%) Power Platform
6 316 (2.63%) GCP
7 205 (1.71%) Azure DevOps
8 199 (1.66%) Serverless
9 192 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
10 178 (1.48%) GitHub
11 136 (1.13%) PaaS
12 123 (1.03%) Amazon S3
13 114 (0.95%) IaaS
14 107 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
15 99 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
16 98 (0.82%) Smartsheet
17 95 (0.79%) Slack
18 90 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
19 82 (0.68%) Veeva
20 81 (0.68%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 308 (2.57%) Firewall
2 279 (2.33%) WAN
3 236 (1.97%) LAN
4 191 (1.59%) Internet
5 176 (1.47%) DNS
6 137 (1.14%) VPN
7 132 (1.10%) DHCP
8 128 (1.07%) Wireless
9 126 (1.05%) SAN
10 120 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
11 112 (0.93%) Network Security
12 90 (0.75%) VLAN
13 87 (0.73%) Broadband
14 77 (0.64%) HTTP
15 75 (0.63%) TCP/IP
15 75 (0.63%) VoIP
16 66 (0.55%) SD-WAN
17 60 (0.50%) MPLS
18 45 (0.38%) Ethernet
19 40 (0.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 506 (4.22%) SQL Server
2 451 (3.76%) Power BI
3 280 (2.33%) MySQL
4 228 (1.90%) Tableau
5 225 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
6 222 (1.85%) Big Data
7 189 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
8 156 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 109 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 97 (0.81%) NoSQL
11 91 (0.76%) Data Lake
11 91 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 82 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
12 82 (0.68%) Redis
13 67 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
14 63 (0.53%) BigQuery
14 63 (0.53%) Metadata
15 62 (0.52%) Looker
16 57 (0.48%) Oracle Database
17 56 (0.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1,025 (8.54%) JIRA
2 501 (4.18%) Git (software)
3 205 (1.71%) Jenkins
4 136 (1.13%) Selenium
5 91 (0.76%) GitLab
6 70 (0.58%) Visual Studio
7 65 (0.54%) Cucumber
8 62 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
9 60 (0.50%) Cypress.io
10 57 (0.48%) Rational Rhapsody
11 53 (0.44%) Bitbucket
12 52 (0.43%) JUnit
13 50 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 43 (0.36%) Maven
15 39 (0.33%) Postman
15 39 (0.33%) Subversion
16 38 (0.32%) Polyspace
17 36 (0.30%) REST Assured
18 34 (0.28%) git-flow
19 33 (0.28%) Appium
General
1 4,829 (40.26%) Social Skills
2 3,740 (31.18%) Finance
3 1,932 (16.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1,405 (11.71%) Marketing
5 1,035 (8.63%) Presentation Skills
6 830 (6.92%) Organisational Skills
7 811 (6.76%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 799 (6.66%) Retail
9 712 (5.94%) Public Sector
10 704 (5.87%) Influencing Skills
11 585 (4.88%) Legal
12 511 (4.26%) Law
13 502 (4.18%) Automotive
14 462 (3.85%) Banking
15 372 (3.10%) Manufacturing
16 335 (2.79%) Advertising
17 312 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
18 298 (2.48%) Games
18 298 (2.48%) Telecoms
19 296 (2.47%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 3,201 (26.68%) Project Manager
2 1,328 (11.07%) Analyst
3 879 (7.33%) IT Manager
4 869 (7.24%) Senior Manager
5 682 (5.69%) Senior Project Manager
6 678 (5.65%) IT Project Manager
7 543 (4.53%) Architect
8 538 (4.48%) Developer
9 516 (4.30%) Business Analyst
10 508 (4.23%) Consultant
11 309 (2.58%) Delivery Manager
12 280 (2.33%) Product Manager
13 269 (2.24%) Software Engineer
14 248 (2.07%) Programme Manager
15 242 (2.02%) Technical Manager
16 224 (1.87%) Programmer
17 214 (1.78%) Product Owner
18 205 (1.71%) Statistical Programmer
19 192 (1.60%) Technical Project Manager
20 186 (1.55%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 519 (4.33%) HTML
2 410 (3.42%) CSS
3 385 (3.21%) .NET
4 341 (2.84%) React
5 226 (1.88%) AngularJS
6 215 (1.79%) HTML5
6 215 (1.79%) REST
7 193 (1.61%) Node.js
8 189 (1.58%) XML
9 171 (1.43%) Spring
10 167 (1.39%) Web Services
11 148 (1.23%) CSS3
12 138 (1.15%) JSON
13 121 (1.01%) Spring Boot
14 120 (1.00%) Sass
15 108 (0.90%) RESTful
16 107 (0.89%) Vue.js
17 101 (0.84%) LAMP
18 98 (0.82%) Laravel
19 97 (0.81%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 949 (7.91%) Management Information System
2 800 (6.67%) User Experience
3 579 (4.83%) Self-Motivation
4 307 (2.56%) Data Centre
5 294 (2.45%) Virtual Team
6 280 (2.33%) PMI
7 205 (1.71%) NHS
8 187 (1.56%) Life Science
9 185 (1.54%) Cyberattack
10 184 (1.53%) Social Media
11 182 (1.52%) Public Cloud
12 176 (1.47%) Algorithms
13 162 (1.35%) Mobile App
14 156 (1.30%) Driving Licence
15 129 (1.08%) Cyber Defence
16 127 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
17 121 (1.01%) Cloud Native
18 100 (0.83%) Podcast
19 97 (0.81%) Biotechnology
20 92 (0.77%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 775 (6.46%) Windows
2 514 (4.28%) Linux
3 262 (2.18%) Windows Server
4 153 (1.28%) Unix
5 117 (0.98%) Android
6 110 (0.92%) Apple iOS
6 110 (0.92%) Windows 10
7 93 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 65 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 65 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
9 40 (0.33%) Mac OS
10 36 (0.30%) Windows Server 2019
11 29 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
12 25 (0.21%) Mac OS X
13 24 (0.20%) Solaris
14 18 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
15 14 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (0.067%) VMS
17 7 (0.058%) OpenVMS
17 7 (0.058%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,242 (43.70%) Agile
2 2,234 (18.62%) Problem-Solving
3 2,199 (18.33%) Project Delivery
4 1,898 (15.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 1,843 (15.36%) PRINCE2
6 1,644 (13.70%) Scrum
7 1,337 (11.15%) Analytics
8 1,311 (10.93%) Waterfall
9 1,277 (10.65%) Mentoring
10 1,248 (10.40%) Change Management
11 1,119 (9.33%) Coaching
12 1,087 (9.06%) Decision-Making
13 991 (8.26%) ITIL
14 977 (8.14%) DevOps
15 974 (8.12%) Business Analysis
16 896 (7.47%) Continuous Improvement
17 836 (6.97%) Risk Management
18 825 (6.88%) Programme Management
19 793 (6.61%) Service Delivery
20 790 (6.59%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 1,136 (9.47%) SQL
2 998 (8.32%) Python
3 641 (5.34%) Java
4 591 (4.93%) JavaScript
5 505 (4.21%) C
6 406 (3.38%) C#
7 237 (1.98%) R
8 233 (1.94%) C++
9 208 (1.73%) PHP
10 206 (1.72%) TypeScript
11 167 (1.39%) PowerShell
12 115 (0.96%) T-SQL
13 87 (0.73%) MATLAB
14 84 (0.70%) VBA
15 79 (0.66%) Bash
16 66 (0.55%) Ruby
17 64 (0.53%) Perl
18 59 (0.49%) Scala
19 51 (0.43%) Shell Script
20 43 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 2,709 (22.58%) Degree
2 892 (7.44%) Security Cleared
3 620 (5.17%) PMI Certification
4 534 (4.45%) SC Cleared
5 462 (3.85%) PMP
6 292 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 247 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 225 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 201 (1.68%) Master's Degree
10 168 (1.40%) DV Cleared
11 160 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 127 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
13 126 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
14 110 (0.92%) CISSP
15 106 (0.88%) ISEB
16 100 (0.83%) PhD
17 98 (0.82%) APMP
18 82 (0.68%) DBS Check
19 71 (0.59%) CISM
20 63 (0.53%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 958 (7.99%) PMO
2 792 (6.60%) QA
3 231 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 223 (1.86%) Good Clinical Practice
5 204 (1.70%) Data Quality
6 201 (1.68%) SLA
7 189 (1.58%) GDPR
8 159 (1.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 159 (1.33%) CDISC
9 156 (1.30%) Accessibility
10 92 (0.77%) NIST
11 68 (0.57%) Automotive SPICE
12 65 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
13 55 (0.46%) COBIT
14 42 (0.35%) GxP
15 38 (0.32%) MISRA
16 36 (0.30%) PCI DSS
17 34 (0.28%) ISO 9001
18 33 (0.28%) P3O
19 31 (0.26%) AUTOSAR
System Software
1 351 (2.93%) Active Directory
2 277 (2.31%) Docker
3 226 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 130 (1.08%) Hyper-V
5 76 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
6 57 (0.48%) Firmware
7 36 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
8 30 (0.25%) vSphere
9 26 (0.22%) XenApp
10 25 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
11 18 (0.15%) Terminal Server
12 12 (0.10%) ProxySG
13 9 (0.075%) BitLocker
14 7 (0.058%) XenDesktop
15 6 (0.050%) Snort
15 6 (0.050%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.050%) zsh
16 5 (0.042%) Oracle RAC
16 5 (0.042%) Slurm Workload Manager
17 4 (0.033%) NFS
Systems Management
1 215 (1.79%) Kubernetes
2 194 (1.62%) Ansible
3 177 (1.48%) Terraform
4 102 (0.85%) SCCM
5 91 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
6 39 (0.33%) WSUS
7 38 (0.32%) SCOM
8 32 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
9 26 (0.22%) Puppet
10 25 (0.21%) SCSM
11 20 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
12 18 (0.15%) Jamf Pro
13 15 (0.13%) FortiGate
14 14 (0.12%) vCenter Server
15 13 (0.11%) Active Directory Federation Services
16 11 (0.092%) Backup Exec
17 9 (0.075%) Autotask
17 9 (0.075%) Bugsnag
17 9 (0.075%) Nagios
18 8 (0.067%) Nessus
Vendors
1 2,052 (17.11%) Microsoft
2 539 (4.49%) Google
3 463 (3.86%) Salesforce.com
4 435 (3.63%) SAP
5 424 (3.53%) Oracle
6 294 (2.45%) VMware
7 257 (2.14%) Cisco
8 191 (1.59%) Adobe
9 141 (1.18%) ServiceNow
10 124 (1.03%) Workday
11 120 (1.00%) IBM
12 107 (0.89%) Atlassian
13 90 (0.75%) Apple
13 90 (0.75%) Citrix
14 89 (0.74%) Sage
15 84 (0.70%) Meraki
16 78 (0.65%) Palo Alto
17 74 (0.62%) Splunk
18 68 (0.57%) Northgate
19 66 (0.55%) Sun