Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Planning
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 409 370 356
Rank change year-on-year -39 -14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 1245 1445 1863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.74% 0.81% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.91% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 903 1170 1531
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,250 £81,350 £75,000
UK median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -

Project Planning 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 151740 159655 182630
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.41% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 120747 133850 152095
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £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 Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in England

Project Planning
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in England

Project Planning
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Planning in England

Project Planning
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 Planning within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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 -77 449 £64,800 +8.00% 34
Midlands +83 277 £47,500 +10.47% 17
South East +17 232 £50,000 - 29
North of England -12 164 £44,000 -2.22% 24
West Midlands +41 155 £45,000 +4.65% 10
East Midlands +79 122 £52,000 +12.43% 7
North West -36 86 £47,500 - 11
South West +32 68 £47,500 +19.12% 10
Yorkshire -8 56 £44,500 -1.11% 10
East of England -31 54 £51,000 -7.27% 5
North East +16 22 £40,000 -15.79% 3
Project Planning
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 529 (42.49%) Finance
2 499 (40.08%) Project Management
3 427 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
4 316 (25.38%) PRINCE2
5 230 (18.47%) Microsoft
6 193 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 182 (14.62%) Degree
8 170 (13.65%) SDLC
9 169 (13.57%) QA
10 143 (11.49%) ITIL
11 135 (10.84%) Microsoft Project
12 134 (10.76%) SAP
13 131 (10.52%) Retail
13 131 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
14 130 (10.44%) SQL
14 130 (10.44%) Change Management
15 123 (9.88%) Manufacturing
16 122 (9.80%) Software Engineering
16 122 (9.80%) JavaScript
17 118 (9.48%) Banking
18 113 (9.08%) Scrum
19 112 (9.00%) Risk Management
20 109 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
21 107 (8.59%) Integration Testing
22 99 (7.95%) HTML
22 99 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
23 98 (7.87%) Matrix Organization
24 97 (7.79%) Mentoring
24 97 (7.79%) User Stories
25 96 (7.71%) Unit Testing

Project Planning
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 37 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 12 (0.96%) Confluence
3 11 (0.88%) CMS
3 11 (0.88%) SAS
4 8 (0.64%) IIS
5 7 (0.56%) Apache Spark
5 7 (0.56%) NetWeaver
5 7 (0.56%) WordPress
6 6 (0.48%) Apache
6 6 (0.48%) ExpressionEngine
6 6 (0.48%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.48%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.24%) Drupal
8 3 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.16%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.16%) nginx
9 2 (0.16%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.080%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 135 (10.84%) Microsoft Project
2 99 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
3 93 (7.47%) Microsoft Excel
4 50 (4.02%) MS Visio
5 38 (3.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
7 5 (0.40%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 5 (0.40%) PTC Creo
8 3 (0.24%) SPSS
9 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.080%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.080%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.080%) InDesign
10 1 (0.080%) LaTeX
10 1 (0.080%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.080%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.29%) SAP R/3
2 13 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.96%) SAP BPC
3 12 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
4 9 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 8 (0.64%) BPCS
5 8 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 8 (0.64%) Primavera
5 8 (0.64%) SAP EWM
6 7 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.56%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.40%) SAP GTS
9 4 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (0.32%) Workfront
10 3 (0.24%) Magento
10 3 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 3 (0.24%) SAP QM
10 3 (0.24%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 47 (3.78%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.69%) Office 365
3 21 (1.69%) SaaS
4 10 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (0.48%) npm
6 5 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.32%) IaaS
7 4 (0.32%) IBM Blueworks
8 3 (0.24%) GitHub
8 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.16%) Force.com
9 2 (0.16%) PaaS
9 2 (0.16%) Yammer
10 1 (0.080%) AdWords
10 1 (0.080%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.080%) Boomi
10 1 (0.080%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 49 (3.94%) Firewall
2 22 (1.77%) DNS
3 21 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
4 18 (1.45%) IPsec
5 17 (1.37%) FTP
5 17 (1.37%) VPN
5 17 (1.37%) Wireless
6 15 (1.20%) HTTP
6 15 (1.20%) WAN
7 14 (1.12%) Extranet
7 14 (1.12%) LAN
7 14 (1.12%) VLAN
8 13 (1.04%) OSPF
8 13 (1.04%) SSL
9 12 (0.96%) BGP
9 12 (0.96%) Internet
9 12 (0.96%) SMTP
10 11 (0.88%) DHCP
10 11 (0.88%) HTTPS
10 11 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 30 (2.41%) Relational Database
3 25 (2.01%) MySQL
4 23 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 20 (1.61%) RDBMS
6 19 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (1.53%) Oracle Database
7 18 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 16 (1.29%) Big Data
9 15 (1.20%) NoSQL
10 10 (0.80%) SAP BW
11 8 (0.64%) GIS
11 8 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (0.56%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
12 7 (0.56%) SAP Data Services
12 7 (0.56%) SQL Server 2016
12 7 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.48%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.48%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 48 (3.86%) JIRA
2 42 (3.37%) eCATT
2 42 (3.37%) LSMW
3 41 (3.29%) Git (software)
3 41 (3.29%) Subversion
4 25 (2.01%) Selenium
5 19 (1.53%) Cucumber
5 19 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (1.45%) HP UFT
6 18 (1.45%) Visual Studio
7 15 (1.20%) SpecFlow
8 13 (1.04%) Grunt
9 12 (0.96%) gulp
10 9 (0.72%) Ranorex
11 8 (0.64%) Jenkins
12 7 (0.56%) Maven
13 6 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (0.48%) Dreamweaver
13 6 (0.48%) webpack
14 5 (0.40%) VersionOne
General
1 529 (42.49%) Finance
2 131 (10.52%) Retail
3 123 (9.88%) Manufacturing
4 118 (9.48%) Banking
5 69 (5.54%) Marketing
6 48 (3.86%) Publishing
7 47 (3.78%) Legal
7 47 (3.78%) Retail Banking
8 45 (3.61%) Investment Banking
9 41 (3.29%) Front Office
10 39 (3.13%) Billing
11 34 (2.73%) Telecoms
12 31 (2.49%) Back Office
13 25 (2.01%) Law
14 15 (1.20%) Advertising
15 14 (1.12%) Games
16 12 (0.96%) German Language
17 11 (0.88%) French Language
18 10 (0.80%) Automotive
19 9 (0.72%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 407 (32.69%) Project Manager
2 150 (12.05%) Analyst
3 117 (9.40%) Developer
4 108 (8.67%) Consultant
5 98 (7.87%) IT Manager
5 98 (7.87%) Senior Manager
6 85 (6.83%) Senior Project Manager
7 77 (6.18%) IT Project Manager
8 72 (5.78%) Business Analyst
9 59 (4.74%) SAP Consultant
10 48 (3.86%) Software Engineer
11 46 (3.69%) Lead Developer
12 39 (3.13%) Head of Risk Management
12 39 (3.13%) Head of Technology
13 38 (3.05%) Architect
14 35 (2.81%) Senior Developer
15 32 (2.57%) Junior
15 32 (2.57%) Logistics Consultant
16 31 (2.49%) Infrastructure Manager
17 30 (2.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (7.95%) HTML
2 73 (5.86%) CSS
3 67 (5.38%) .NET
4 49 (3.94%) jQuery
4 49 (3.94%) XML
5 48 (3.86%) EDI
6 42 (3.37%) IDoc
7 40 (3.21%) RESTful
8 33 (2.65%) Web Services
9 25 (2.01%) ASP.NET
10 21 (1.69%) HTML5
11 19 (1.53%) REST
12 16 (1.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (1.20%) Node.js
14 14 (1.12%) LAMP
15 13 (1.04%) CSS3
15 13 (1.04%) KnockoutJS
15 13 (1.04%) Razor View Engine
16 12 (0.96%) Gherkin
16 12 (0.96%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 131 (10.52%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (5.86%) Data Centre
3 66 (5.30%) Management Information System
4 50 (4.02%) Computer Science
5 49 (3.94%) Derivative
6 41 (3.29%) Credit Risk
7 40 (3.21%) Fixed Income
8 39 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
8 39 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 37 (2.97%) Market Risk
9 37 (2.97%) PMI
10 35 (2.81%) Virtual Team
11 30 (2.41%) LIMS
12 21 (1.69%) Fintech
13 19 (1.53%) User Experience
14 15 (1.20%) Driving Licence
15 14 (1.12%) NHS
16 13 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (1.04%) Hedge funds
17 12 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 96 (7.71%) Windows
2 72 (5.78%) Linux
3 29 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 13 (1.04%) Windows Phone
4 13 (1.04%) Windows Phone 8
5 11 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (0.72%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (0.56%) Unix
8 6 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
8 6 (0.48%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.48%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.40%) Android
9 5 (0.40%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.24%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.16%) CentOS
13 1 (0.080%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.080%) Solaris
13 1 (0.080%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.080%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (40.08%) Project Management
2 427 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
3 316 (25.38%) PRINCE2
4 193 (15.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 170 (13.65%) SDLC
6 143 (11.49%) ITIL
7 130 (10.44%) Change Management
8 122 (9.80%) Software Engineering
9 113 (9.08%) Scrum
10 112 (9.00%) Risk Management
11 109 (8.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 107 (8.59%) Integration Testing
13 98 (7.87%) Matrix Organization
14 97 (7.79%) Mentoring
14 97 (7.79%) User Stories
15 96 (7.71%) Unit Testing
16 92 (7.39%) Workflow
17 90 (7.23%) Waterfall
18 82 (6.59%) Change Control
19 81 (6.51%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 130 (10.44%) SQL
2 122 (9.80%) JavaScript
3 92 (7.39%) Java
4 75 (6.02%) C#
5 53 (4.26%) C
5 53 (4.26%) PHP
6 45 (3.61%) C++
7 42 (3.37%) ABAP
8 25 (2.01%) Python
9 16 (1.29%) PowerShell
10 15 (1.20%) VB.NET
11 12 (0.96%) ES6
12 11 (0.88%) T-SQL
13 10 (0.80%) Embedded C
13 10 (0.80%) Ruby
14 7 (0.56%) TypeScript
15 6 (0.48%) Embedded C++
15 6 (0.48%) MATLAB
16 5 (0.40%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.40%) R
Qualifications
1 182 (14.62%) Degree
2 61 (4.90%) PMI Certification
3 60 (4.82%) APMP
4 54 (4.34%) PMP
5 52 (4.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 39 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 32 (2.57%) Security Cleared
8 27 (2.17%) ISEB
9 25 (2.01%) ISTQB
10 23 (1.85%) Sun Certification
11 22 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
12 21 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 20 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
13 20 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (1.61%) SC Cleared
14 13 (1.04%) MCSE
15 10 (0.80%) CCIE
15 10 (0.80%) MCSA
16 9 (0.72%) CISSP
17 8 (0.64%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 169 (13.57%) QA
2 95 (7.63%) PMO
3 22 (1.77%) SLA
4 19 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (1.04%) GDPR
6 9 (0.72%) AIFMD
6 9 (0.72%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.72%) UCITS
7 7 (0.56%) PMBOK
7 7 (0.56%) SEPA
8 5 (0.40%) COBIT
8 5 (0.40%) Data Quality
9 4 (0.32%) P3O
10 3 (0.24%) IFRS
10 3 (0.24%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.16%) MiFID
12 1 (0.080%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.080%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.080%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (1.77%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (0.80%) XenApp
4 8 (0.64%) vSphere
5 6 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.24%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.080%) Docker
8 1 (0.080%) Firmware
8 1 (0.080%) LXC
8 1 (0.080%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.080%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (0.88%) SCCM
2 8 (0.64%) Nessus
2 8 (0.64%) Nmap
2 8 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (0.48%) Data Guard
3 6 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.24%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.16%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.16%) SCOM
5 2 (0.16%) WSUS
5 2 (0.16%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.080%) Kibana
6 1 (0.080%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.080%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.080%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.080%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 230 (18.47%) Microsoft
2 134 (10.76%) SAP
3 74 (5.94%) Oracle
4 39 (3.13%) Cisco
5 36 (2.89%) VMware
6 26 (2.09%) Citrix
7 20 (1.61%) Cognizant
8 15 (1.20%) Juniper
9 14 (1.12%) CheckPoint
10 13 (1.04%) Google
11 12 (0.96%) Xerox
12 11 (0.88%) HP
13 10 (0.80%) F5
14 9 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.64%) NetWitness
15 8 (0.64%) Qualys
15 8 (0.64%) Splunk
15 8 (0.64%) Zend
16 6 (0.48%) comScore
16 6 (0.48%) Perfecto Mobile