Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 34 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 +3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 91 127 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 6.14% 6.48% 12.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 7.62% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 74 99 199
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £31,625 £33,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,000 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% -3.00% +5.26%

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 1,249 1,667 1,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 84.22% 85.01% 90.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,048 1,287 1,480
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,962 £26,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,850
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Colchester +16 29 £52,500 - 1
Chelmsford +12 24 £68,750 -4.51% 4
Southend-on-Sea -8 7 £46,000 -3.06% 1
Basildon -9 5 £65,000 -10.34% 6
Brentwood +15 2 - - 2
Witham +5 2 £45,000 +24.14%
Loughton -1 1 - -
Harlow -20 1 £27,500 -45.00% 2
Waltham Abbey - 1 - -
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 42 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 39 (42.86%) Finance
3 31 (34.07%) Degree
4 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
6 17 (18.68%) Change Management
7 16 (17.58%) PMP
7 16 (17.58%) SDLC
8 14 (15.38%) SQL
8 14 (15.38%) PMO
9 13 (14.29%) Mathematics
10 12 (13.19%) JIRA
10 12 (13.19%) JIRA Agile
10 12 (13.19%) Oracle
10 12 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (12.09%) IT Strategy
11 11 (12.09%) PMI Certification
11 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (12.09%) ERP
11 11 (12.09%) Test Automation
11 11 (12.09%) Process Improvement
12 10 (10.99%) Driving Licence
12 10 (10.99%) People Management
12 10 (10.99%) SAP
12 10 (10.99%) HNC
12 10 (10.99%) Numerate Degree
12 10 (10.99%) Commercial Awareness
13 9 (9.89%) Banking
13 9 (9.89%) .NET
13 9 (9.89%) Reinsurance

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 7 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.20%) CMS
2 2 (2.20%) Drupal
2 2 (2.20%) WordPress
3 1 (1.10%) Confluence
3 1 (1.10%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (5.49%) MS Visio
5 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (1.10%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Workfront
2 2 (2.20%) BPCS
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle CX
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 2 (2.20%) PaaS
3 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) FTP
2 2 (2.20%) Broadband
2 2 (2.20%) Internet
3 1 (1.10%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.40%) GIS
1 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.30%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.10%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (13.19%) JIRA
1 12 (13.19%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.20%) Grunt
2 2 (2.20%) gulp
2 2 (2.20%) webpack
3 1 (1.10%) Selenium
General
1 39 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Banking
3 6 (6.59%) Marketing
4 3 (3.30%) Automotive
4 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.20%) Billing
5 2 (2.20%) Law
5 2 (2.20%) Legal
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.10%) Electronics
6 1 (1.10%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 45 (49.45%) Project Manager
2 16 (17.58%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 12 (13.19%) IT Manager
4 11 (12.09%) Development Manager
5 10 (10.99%) Agile Project Manager
5 10 (10.99%) Software Project Manager
6 9 (9.89%) Development Team Manager
7 8 (8.79%) Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Development Project Leader
7 8 (8.79%) Development Team Leader
7 8 (8.79%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (8.79%) Project Leader
7 8 (8.79%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.59%) ERP Manager
8 6 (6.59%) ERP Project Manager
9 5 (5.49%) Senior Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (4.40%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) Apache Flex
2 2 (2.20%) CSS
2 2 (2.20%) HTML
2 2 (2.20%) jQuery
2 2 (2.20%) Laravel
3 1 (1.10%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Driving Licence
2 9 (9.89%) Reinsurance
3 5 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.10%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) iPhone
6 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.10%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.10%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.30%) Windows
2 2 (2.20%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (18.68%) Change Management
4 16 (17.58%) SDLC
5 13 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 12 (13.19%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (12.09%) ERP
7 11 (12.09%) IT Strategy
7 11 (12.09%) Process Improvement
7 11 (12.09%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.99%) Commercial Awareness
8 10 (10.99%) People Management
9 9 (9.89%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (8.79%) Resource Allocation
10 8 (8.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (7.69%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
12 6 (6.59%) Project Governance
13 5 (5.49%) Agile Project Management
13 5 (5.49%) Change Control
13 5 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.38%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) Java
3 3 (3.30%) C
4 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (34.07%) Degree
2 16 (17.58%) PMP
3 11 (12.09%) PMI Certification
4 10 (10.99%) HNC
4 10 (10.99%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.20%) ISEB
8 1 (1.10%) CCENT
8 1 (1.10%) CCNA
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.10%) MBA
8 1 (1.10%) MCP
8 1 (1.10%) MCSA
8 1 (1.10%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (15.38%) PMO
2 7 (7.69%) QA
3 2 (2.20%) GDPR
4 1 (1.10%) IFRS
4 1 (1.10%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (26.37%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.19%) Oracle
3 10 (10.99%) SAP
4 6 (6.59%) JD Edwards
4 6 (6.59%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (5.49%) Capita
6 2 (2.20%) Epicor
6 2 (2.20%) IBM
6 2 (2.20%) IFS
6 2 (2.20%) Infor
6 2 (2.20%) Sage
7 1 (1.10%) Avaya
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco
7 1 (1.10%) Citrix
7 1 (1.10%) Civica
7 1 (1.10%) Kofax
7 1 (1.10%) Mitel
7 1 (1.10%) Northgate
7 1 (1.10%) VMware