Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 24 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 99 127 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 7.81% 8.14% 11.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.42% 9.41% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 87 104 182
Essex median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 1,051 1,350 1,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 82.95% 86.48% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 837 1,102 1,464
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.11% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,550 £24,300
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £67,675
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +20 43 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Colchester +3 14 £60,000 +14.29% 2
Harlow +8 8 £51,500 +3.00% 4
Southend-on-Sea -12 2 £37,500 -41.18%
Grays - 2 £60,000 -
Basildon - 1 £45,000 - 1
Epping - 1 £26,500 -
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 41 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (40.40%) Finance
4 24 (24.24%) SDLC
5 20 (20.20%) Change Management
6 18 (18.18%) Degree
7 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
8 14 (14.14%) Risk Management
8 14 (14.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (13.13%) Change Control
9 13 (13.13%) Decision-Making
10 12 (12.12%) DevOps
10 12 (12.12%) Waterfall
10 12 (12.12%) ITIL
10 12 (12.12%) Oracle
11 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (11.11%) Scrum
11 11 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (10.10%) PMO
13 9 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
13 9 (9.09%) Kanban
13 9 (9.09%) JIRA
13 9 (9.09%) Coaching
14 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (8.08%) Programme Management
15 7 (7.07%) Active Directory

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 (5.05%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.01%) CMS
2 1 (1.01%) Confluence
2 1 (1.01%) Drupal
2 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.01%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.01%) SAS
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (10.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.02%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.01%) Magento
2 1 (1.01%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) SaaS
2 3 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle CX
3 2 (2.02%) Oracle Service Cloud
3 2 (2.02%) PaaS
4 1 (1.01%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.06%) FTP
2 5 (5.05%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.02%) LAN
3 2 (2.02%) WAN
4 1 (1.01%) 2G
4 1 (1.01%) 3G
4 1 (1.01%) 4G
4 1 (1.01%) LTE
4 1 (1.01%) NAS
4 1 (1.01%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (7.07%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (7.07%) QlikView
2 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.06%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.06%) RDBMS
3 6 (6.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.02%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 40 (40.40%) Finance
2 7 (7.07%) Marketing
3 5 (5.05%) Legal
4 4 (4.04%) Automotive
4 4 (4.04%) Local Government
5 2 (2.02%) Billing
5 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
6 1 (1.01%) Advertising
6 1 (1.01%) Back Office
6 1 (1.01%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (42.42%) Project Manager
2 18 (18.18%) IT Manager
3 17 (17.17%) IT Project Manager
4 12 (12.12%) Agile Project Manager
5 11 (11.11%) Analyst
6 10 (10.10%) Business Change Manager
6 10 (10.10%) Business Change Project Manager
7 9 (9.09%) Agile Scrum Master
7 9 (9.09%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 9 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
7 9 (9.09%) Scrum Master
7 9 (9.09%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
8 7 (7.07%) IT Director
9 6 (6.06%) Architect
9 6 (6.06%) IT Architect
9 6 (6.06%) Programme Manager
9 6 (6.06%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.05%) Operations Director
10 5 (5.05%) Senior Manager
10 5 (5.05%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) CSS
1 1 (1.01%) CSS3
1 1 (1.01%) HTML
1 1 (1.01%) HTML5
1 1 (1.01%) jQuery
1 1 (1.01%) Laravel
1 1 (1.01%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.06%) Data Structures
3 5 (5.05%) CCTV
3 5 (5.05%) Smartphone
3 5 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (4.04%) Cyberthreat
4 4 (4.04%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.04%) NHS
4 4 (4.04%) Social Media
5 3 (3.03%) Analytical Mindset
5 3 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.03%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.03%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.03%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.01%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) Life Science
6 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.06%) Windows
1 6 (6.06%) Windows 10
1 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
2 5 (5.05%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 41 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (24.24%) SDLC
4 20 (20.20%) Change Management
5 14 (14.14%) Risk Management
6 13 (13.13%) Change Control
6 13 (13.13%) Decision-Making
7 12 (12.12%) DevOps
7 12 (12.12%) ITIL
7 12 (12.12%) Waterfall
8 11 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (11.11%) Scrum
8 11 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (9.09%) Coaching
10 9 (9.09%) Kanban
10 9 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (8.08%) Programme Management
12 7 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (6.06%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) Java
2 5 (5.05%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.04%) VBA
4 3 (3.03%) SQL
5 1 (1.01%) C
5 1 (1.01%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (18.18%) Degree
2 14 (14.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (7.07%) PMP
4 6 (6.06%) MCSA
4 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (5.05%) MOS
5 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (5.05%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 4 (4.04%) PhD
7 3 (3.03%) PMI Certification
8 2 (2.02%) ISEB
9 1 (1.01%) ACCA
9 1 (1.01%) APMP
9 1 (1.01%) CCENT
9 1 (1.01%) CCNA
9 1 (1.01%) CIMA
9 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.01%) HNC
9 1 (1.01%) MCP
9 1 (1.01%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) PMO
2 1 (1.01%) IFRS
2 1 (1.01%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.12%) Oracle
3 5 (5.05%) Apple
3 5 (5.05%) Samsung
4 3 (3.03%) VMware
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco
5 2 (2.02%) SAP
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
6 1 (1.01%) Avaya
6 1 (1.01%) Citrix
6 1 (1.01%) Epicor
6 1 (1.01%) Google
6 1 (1.01%) Infor
6 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.01%) Mitel
6 1 (1.01%) Sage