Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 34 17
Rank change year-on-year +13 -17 -3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 109 116 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 8.01% 6.43% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.40% 7.42% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 98 94 186
Essex median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +11.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,500 £66,875
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 1,160 1,563 1,817
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.29% 86.64% 89.02%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1,252 1,448
Essex median annual salary £43,278 £45,000 £43,625
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.83% +3.15% +9.06%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,025 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £65,375
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +37 46 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Colchester +16 21 £52,500 - 1
Harlow +4 7 £58,250 +16.50% 1
Southend-on-Sea -9 5 £46,000 -8.00%
Grays - 2 £60,000 -
Basildon - 1 £45,000 - 3
Epping - 1 £26,500 -
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 45 (41.28%) Finance
2 44 (40.37%) PRINCE2
3 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (23.85%) SDLC
5 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
6 22 (20.18%) Degree
7 21 (19.27%) Change Management
8 15 (13.76%) PMO
8 15 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (11.93%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (11.93%) PMP
9 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Excel
10 12 (11.01%) ITIL
11 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (9.17%) Scrum
12 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (8.26%) Change Control
13 9 (8.26%) DevOps
13 9 (8.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (8.26%) Kanban
13 9 (8.26%) Programme Management
13 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Project
13 9 (8.26%) SQL
13 9 (8.26%) Oracle
14 8 (7.34%) Commercial Awareness
14 8 (7.34%) Decision-Making
14 8 (7.34%) Java
14 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
14 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification

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 (4.59%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.92%) CMS
2 1 (0.92%) Confluence
2 1 (0.92%) Drupal
2 1 (0.92%) Joomla!
2 1 (0.92%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.92%) SAS
2 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (8.26%) Microsoft Project
3 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (5.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (3.67%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.83%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.92%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.75%) Workfront
2 2 (1.83%) BPCS
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (1.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.92%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.50%) SaaS
2 3 (2.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (0.92%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle CX
4 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.34%) FTP
2 5 (4.59%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.83%) LAN
3 2 (1.83%) WAN
4 1 (0.92%) 2G
4 1 (0.92%) 3G
4 1 (0.92%) 4G
4 1 (0.92%) LTE
4 1 (0.92%) NAS
4 1 (0.92%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (7.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 8 (7.34%) Relational Database
2 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
3 5 (4.59%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.75%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.75%) QlikView
4 3 (2.75%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.83%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (1.83%) GIS
6 1 (0.92%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.92%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) JIRA
2 3 (2.75%) JIRA Agile
General
1 45 (41.28%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Marketing
3 5 (4.59%) Banking
3 5 (4.59%) Legal
3 5 (4.59%) Local Government
4 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Retail
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.92%) Billing
6 1 (0.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 47 (43.12%) Project Manager
2 15 (13.76%) Agile Project Manager
2 15 (13.76%) IT Manager
3 13 (11.93%) Analyst
4 11 (10.09%) IT Project Manager
5 9 (8.26%) Agile Scrum Master
5 9 (8.26%) Scrum Master
5 9 (8.26%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 8 (7.34%) Architect
6 8 (7.34%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.42%) IT Architect
7 7 (6.42%) IT Director
8 6 (5.50%) Data Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) IT Services Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Business Change Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Business Change Project Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Development Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Operations Director
9 5 (4.59%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.59%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) .NET
2 1 (0.92%) CSS
2 1 (0.92%) CSS3
2 1 (0.92%) HTML
2 1 (0.92%) HTML5
2 1 (0.92%) jQuery
2 1 (0.92%) Laravel
2 1 (0.92%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Data Structures
2 5 (4.59%) CCTV
2 5 (4.59%) Driving Licence
2 5 (4.59%) Reinsurance
2 5 (4.59%) Smartphone
2 5 (4.59%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.67%) NHS
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (2.75%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.75%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.75%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.75%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.92%) Life Science
6 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) Windows
1 7 (6.42%) Windows 10
2 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.59%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.37%) PRINCE2
2 35 (32.11%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (23.85%) SDLC
4 21 (19.27%) Change Management
5 15 (13.76%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (11.93%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (11.01%) ITIL
8 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (9.17%) Scrum
9 10 (9.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (8.26%) Change Control
10 9 (8.26%) DevOps
10 9 (8.26%) Kanban
10 9 (8.26%) Programme Management
11 8 (7.34%) Commercial Awareness
11 8 (7.34%) Data Extraction
11 8 (7.34%) Decision-Making
11 8 (7.34%) Risk Management
11 8 (7.34%) Service Delivery
11 8 (7.34%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.26%) SQL
2 8 (7.34%) Java
3 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.67%) VBA
5 2 (1.83%) C
6 1 (0.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (20.18%) Degree
2 13 (11.93%) PMP
3 9 (8.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.50%) MCSA
5 6 (5.50%) PMI Certification
6 5 (4.59%) MOS
6 5 (4.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (2.75%) HNC
8 3 (2.75%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (1.83%) ISEB
10 1 (0.92%) ACCA
10 1 (0.92%) APMP
10 1 (0.92%) CCENT
10 1 (0.92%) CCNA
10 1 (0.92%) CIMA
10 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.76%) PMO
2 1 (0.92%) GDPR
2 1 (0.92%) IFRS
2 1 (0.92%) IFRS 9
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.42%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 25 (22.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.26%) Oracle
3 7 (6.42%) Capita
4 5 (4.59%) Apple
4 5 (4.59%) Samsung
4 5 (4.59%) SAP
5 3 (2.75%) Epicor
5 3 (2.75%) Infor
5 3 (2.75%) Sage
5 3 (2.75%) VMware
6 2 (1.83%) Cisco
6 2 (1.83%) IFS
7 1 (0.92%) Adobe
7 1 (0.92%) Avaya
7 1 (0.92%) Citrix
7 1 (0.92%) Civica
7 1 (0.92%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.92%) Kofax
7 1 (0.92%) Mitel
7 1 (0.92%) Northgate