Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 28 16
Rank change year-on-year +5 -12 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 94 101 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.95% 7.25% 11.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.59% 8.37% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 80 75 171
Essex median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% -16.67% +25.58%
10th Percentile £32,450 £30,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £75,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 980 1,207 1,877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 82.91% 86.65% 91.87%
Number of salaries quoted 735 1,008 1,408
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,847
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -1.85% +14.62%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Essex

Project Management
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Project Management in Essex

Project Management
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Essex over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Management in Essex

Project Management
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Essex region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Chelmsford +15 41 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Harlow +13 6 £27,500 -62.84% 2
Colchester -5 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Southend-on-Sea -7 5 £44,000 -45.85% 2
Basildon -12 2 £30,000 -
Brentwood +9 1 - - 2
Braintree - 1 £33,000 -
Epping - 1 £26,500 -
Grays - 1 £60,000 -
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 39 (41.49%) Finance
1 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (39.36%) PRINCE2
3 22 (23.40%) SDLC
4 18 (19.15%) Change Management
5 17 (18.09%) Degree
6 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
7 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 14 (14.89%) Decision-Making
9 13 (13.83%) DevOps
9 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Project
10 12 (12.77%) Waterfall
10 12 (12.77%) Change Control
10 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (11.70%) Oracle
11 11 (11.70%) Risk Management
12 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (10.64%) Scrum
12 10 (10.64%) ITIL
12 10 (10.64%) Windows
13 9 (9.57%) Product Management
13 9 (9.57%) Web Development
13 9 (9.57%) JIRA
14 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
14 8 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (8.51%) Coaching
14 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (8.51%) Marketing
14 8 (8.51%) Kanban

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (5.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.06%) CMS
2 1 (1.06%) Drupal
2 1 (1.06%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.06%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.06%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.06%) Magento
1 1 (1.06%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.26%) SaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.06%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle CX
3 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.19%) FTP
3 2 (2.13%) LAN
3 2 (2.13%) WAN
4 1 (1.06%) 2G
4 1 (1.06%) 3G
4 1 (1.06%) BGP
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.06%) Firewall
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) Network Security
4 1 (1.06%) OSPF
4 1 (1.06%) TETRA
4 1 (1.06%) VoIP
4 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.06%) Wireless
4 1 (1.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (7.45%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (7.45%) QlikView
2 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.19%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.13%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.06%) GIS
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) JIRA
General
1 39 (41.49%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Marketing
3 7 (7.45%) Automotive
4 4 (4.26%) Legal
4 4 (4.26%) Local Government
5 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.06%) Advertising
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.06%) Billing
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (38.30%) Project Manager
2 16 (17.02%) IT Manager
3 15 (15.96%) IT Project Manager
4 10 (10.64%) Agile Project Manager
4 10 (10.64%) Analyst
5 9 (9.57%) Business Change Manager
5 9 (9.57%) Business Change Project Manager
5 9 (9.57%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 9 (9.57%) IT Services Manager
6 8 (8.51%) Agile Scrum Master
6 8 (8.51%) Scrum Master
6 8 (8.51%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
7 7 (7.45%) Graduate
7 7 (7.45%) IT Graduate
8 6 (6.38%) IT Director
8 6 (6.38%) Programme Manager
9 5 (5.32%) IT Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Service Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Service Desk Analyst
10 4 (4.26%) Group IT Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.06%) CSS
1 1 (1.06%) CSS3
1 1 (1.06%) HTML
1 1 (1.06%) HTML5
1 1 (1.06%) jQuery
1 1 (1.06%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.45%) Cyberthreat
2 7 (7.45%) Mobile App
2 7 (7.45%) Social Media
3 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.32%) CCTV
4 5 (5.32%) NHS
4 5 (5.32%) Smartphone
4 5 (5.32%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (4.26%) Driving Licence
6 3 (3.19%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.19%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.13%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.13%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.13%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.06%) Life Science
8 1 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.64%) Windows
2 5 (5.32%) Windows 10
2 5 (5.32%) Windows Server
2 5 (5.32%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (41.49%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (39.36%) PRINCE2
3 22 (23.40%) SDLC
4 18 (19.15%) Change Management
5 14 (14.89%) Decision-Making
6 13 (13.83%) DevOps
7 12 (12.77%) Change Control
7 12 (12.77%) Waterfall
8 11 (11.70%) Risk Management
9 10 (10.64%) ITIL
9 10 (10.64%) Scrum
9 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (9.57%) Product Management
10 9 (9.57%) Web Development
11 8 (8.51%) Coaching
11 8 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.51%) Kanban
11 8 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (7.45%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (7.45%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.26%) VBA
3 3 (3.19%) Java
3 3 (3.19%) SQL
4 2 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (1.06%) C
5 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) Degree
2 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (7.45%) PhD
4 5 (5.32%) MCSA
4 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.32%) MOS
4 5 (5.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 4 (4.26%) PMP
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.13%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.06%) ACCA
7 1 (1.06%) APMP
7 1 (1.06%) CIMA
7 1 (1.06%) HNC
7 1 (1.06%) ISEB
7 1 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) PMO
2 3 (3.19%) QA
3 2 (2.13%) SLA
4 1 (1.06%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.70%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) Apple
3 5 (5.32%) Samsung
4 2 (2.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.06%) Adobe
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco
5 1 (1.06%) Epicor
5 1 (1.06%) Google
5 1 (1.06%) Infor
5 1 (1.06%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.06%) Juniper
5 1 (1.06%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.06%) Sage
5 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.06%) SolarWinds