Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 45 22
Rank change year-on-year +9 -23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 54 84 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.77% 5.70% 8.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 6.47% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 41 65 127
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £61,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% -14.63% +68.49%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,950 £34,200
90th Percentile £86,250 £70,000 £90,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +1.01%

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 753 1,298 1,804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 80.45% 88.06% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 566 1,104 1,322
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £28,374
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 -8 12 £62,500 -1.96% 3
Southend-on-Sea +5 8 £47,500 +3.26% 3
Basildon +5 5 £31,000 -52.31% 2
Brentwood +6 4 - - 1
Braintree - 3 £34,000 - 1
Colchester +4 2 £45,750 -12.86%
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) Degree
3 17 (31.48%) Finance
4 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (20.37%) Time Management
4 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 10 (18.52%) Windows
6 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 9 (16.67%) SDLC
6 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 8 (14.81%) Product Management
7 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
7 8 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (14.81%) Decision-Making
7 8 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (14.81%) Web Development
7 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (14.81%) SQL
8 7 (12.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (12.96%) Scrum
9 6 (11.11%) Automotive
9 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
9 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 6 (11.11%) PhD
9 6 (11.11%) Sprint Retrospective
9 6 (11.11%) Sprint Planning
9 6 (11.11%) Confluence
9 6 (11.11%) Social Media

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 6 (11.11%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (12.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.85%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) DNS
2 4 (7.41%) BGP
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (7.41%) Ethernet
2 4 (7.41%) FabricPath
2 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 4 (7.41%) Internet
2 4 (7.41%) LAN
2 4 (7.41%) Network Security
2 4 (7.41%) OSPF
2 4 (7.41%) VoIP
2 4 (7.41%) WAN
2 4 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (7.41%) Wireless
2 4 (7.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.85%) GIS
1 1 (1.85%) QlikView
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 6 (11.11%) Automotive
2 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.81%) IT Manager
3 7 (12.96%) IT Project Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Senior Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (11.11%) Graduate
4 6 (11.11%) IT Graduate
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Coordinator
5 4 (7.41%) Deployment Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Deployment Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (5.56%) Applications Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Applications Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Software Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Applications Development Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Development Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) IT Development Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) CSS
3 1 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 8 (14.81%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
4 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 6 (11.11%) Social Media
5 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
6 4 (7.41%) IVR
6 4 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Android
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) Time Management
3 10 (18.52%) PRINCE2
4 9 (16.67%) SDLC
4 9 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 8 (14.81%) Computer Science
5 8 (14.81%) Decision-Making
5 8 (14.81%) Product Management
5 8 (14.81%) Web Development
6 7 (12.96%) Scrum
7 6 (11.11%) Analytics
7 6 (11.11%) Change Control
7 6 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
7 6 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.11%) Sprint Planning
7 6 (11.11%) Sprint Retrospective
8 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.81%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) PHP
3 2 (3.70%) C
3 2 (3.70%) C++
3 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Degree
2 8 (14.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (11.11%) PhD
4 3 (5.56%) PMP
4 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.85%) CCA
6 1 (1.85%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.85%) HNC
6 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) QA
3 2 (3.70%) PMO
4 1 (1.85%) GDPR
4 1 (1.85%) P3O
4 1 (1.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Cisco
2 4 (7.41%) Juniper
2 4 (7.41%) Palo Alto
2 4 (7.41%) ServiceNow
2 4 (7.41%) SolarWinds
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe
4 1 (1.85%) Citrix
4 1 (1.85%) Sage
4 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com