Budgeting
UK

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Budgeting skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Budgeting over the 6 months to 2 March 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
2 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 503 524 543
Rank change year-on-year +21 +19 +35
Permanent jobs citing Budgeting 376 612 790
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.55% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.57% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 273 358 440
10th Percentile £36,050 £40,850 £42,949
25th Percentile £43,750 £48,875 £51,406
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,000 £65,000 £68,750
Median % change year-on-year -9.23% -5.45% +14.58%
75th Percentile £72,500 £85,000 £100,313
90th Percentile £91,250 £127,500 £162,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £57,000 £53,112
% change year-on-year -7.89% +7.32% +1.17%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Budgeting 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 71,817 107,039 135,025
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 88.23% 95.57% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53,056 64,206 82,276
10th Percentile £29,440 £34,514 £33,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,750 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +5.77% +9.47%

Budgeting
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Budgeting as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Budgeting in the UK

Budgeting
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Budgeting.

Salary trend for Budgeting in the UK

Budgeting
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Budgeting over the 6 months to 2 March 2024.

Salary histogram for Budgeting in the UK

Budgeting
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Budgeting within the UK over the 6 months to 2 March 2024. 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
Jobs
England +39 329 £57,500 -11.54% 314
UK excluding London +41 254 £52,500 -7.89% 166
London +59 106 £70,000 -5.41% 147
Work from Home +47 96 £65,000 - 104
North of England +114 75 £47,500 -5.00% 49
Midlands +62 59 £53,500 -6.96% 36
North West +73 46 £55,000 -4.35% 30
West Midlands +60 40 £53,500 -6.96% 18
South East -12 39 £52,500 -6.67% 36
East of England +59 36 £50,000 -23.08% 20
Scotland -27 22 £57,500 -8.00% 10
East Midlands +25 19 £44,250 -26.25% 18
Yorkshire +92 15 £37,500 -11.76% 14
North East +16 13 £47,500 +26.67% 6
South West +21 12 £47,500 -9.52% 17
Wales +12 7 £67,500 - 2
Northern Ireland +18 2 £43,750 -2.78% 2
Channel Islands - 2 £85,000 -

Budgeting
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (3.19%) Confluence
2 11 (2.93%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Exchange
4 4 (1.06%) CMS
5 2 (0.53%) ArcGIS
5 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 44 (11.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (6.65%) Microsoft Project
3 17 (4.52%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.33%) AutoCAD
5 4 (1.06%) Oracle Smart View
6 3 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (3.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.86%) Elite 3E
3 5 (1.33%) HFM
3 5 (1.33%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (1.33%) Primavera
4 4 (1.06%) IBM Planning Analytics
5 3 (0.80%) Cognos Controller
6 2 (0.53%) Cognos Planning
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.53%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.53%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.53%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.27%) Endur
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle FAH
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 42 (11.17%) Azure
2 41 (10.90%) Power Platform
3 28 (7.45%) Microsoft 365
4 23 (6.12%) AWS
5 16 (4.26%) SaaS
6 9 (2.39%) OCI
7 8 (2.13%) WhatsApp
8 7 (1.86%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.86%) IaaS
8 7 (1.86%) PaaS
9 5 (1.33%) Entra ID
9 5 (1.33%) PowerApps
10 4 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.06%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.80%) Nutanix
12 2 (0.53%) Azure Logic Apps
13 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.27%) Asana
13 1 (0.27%) Azure Stack
13 1 (0.27%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.32%) Firewall
2 15 (3.99%) Network Security
3 11 (2.93%) WAN
4 10 (2.66%) LAN
5 7 (1.86%) DNS
5 7 (1.86%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.33%) SAN
6 5 (1.33%) VPN
7 4 (1.06%) DHCP
7 4 (1.06%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (1.06%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.80%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (0.80%) SD-WAN
8 3 (0.80%) WLAN
9 2 (0.53%) HTTP
9 2 (0.53%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.53%) NAS
9 2 (0.53%) VoIP
10 1 (0.27%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (10.64%) Power BI
2 9 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (1.86%) Big Data
3 7 (1.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.60%) MySQL
5 5 (1.33%) Tableau
6 4 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.06%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.06%) MS Access
6 4 (1.06%) Power Query
7 3 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.80%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.53%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon Athena
9 1 (0.27%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.27%) GIS
9 1 (0.27%) Metadata
9 1 (0.27%) Spatial Data
9 1 (0.27%) Tableau Desktop
Development Applications
1 14 (3.72%) JIRA
2 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 207 (55.05%) Finance
2 173 (46.01%) Social Skills
3 79 (21.01%) Analytical Skills
4 58 (15.43%) Legal
5 43 (11.44%) Marketing
6 34 (9.04%) Law
7 29 (7.71%) Presentation Skills
7 29 (7.71%) Telecoms
8 26 (6.91%) Manufacturing
9 25 (6.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 25 (6.65%) Organisational Skills
10 22 (5.85%) Retail
11 15 (3.99%) Influencing Skills
12 13 (3.46%) Public Sector
13 10 (2.66%) Environmental Health
14 8 (2.13%) Billing
14 8 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (1.86%) Games
15 7 (1.86%) General Ledger
16 5 (1.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 72 (19.15%) Project Manager
2 71 (18.88%) Analyst
3 45 (11.97%) Senior
4 39 (10.37%) IT Manager
5 26 (6.91%) Consultant
6 25 (6.65%) Lead
7 23 (6.12%) Financial Analyst
8 21 (5.59%) Senior Manager
9 17 (4.52%) Commercial Analyst
10 15 (3.99%) Head of IT
11 13 (3.46%) Technical Manager
12 11 (2.93%) Data Analyst
12 11 (2.93%) Systems Analyst
13 10 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 10 (2.66%) Network Manager
14 9 (2.39%) Architect
14 9 (2.39%) Business Analyst
14 9 (2.39%) Senior Analyst
14 9 (2.39%) Senior Project Manager
14 9 (2.39%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.66%) REST
2 8 (2.13%) SOAP
3 6 (1.60%) .NET
4 4 (1.06%) CSS
4 4 (1.06%) HTML
5 3 (0.80%) EDI
5 3 (0.80%) Web Services
6 2 (0.53%) .NET Core
6 2 (0.53%) Flash
6 2 (0.53%) LDAP
6 2 (0.53%) SAML
6 2 (0.53%) ServiceStack
6 2 (0.53%) Velocity
7 1 (0.27%) J2EE
7 1 (0.27%) jQuery
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.27%) PostGIS
7 1 (0.27%) XML
7 1 (0.27%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.69%) Management Information System
2 19 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (2.66%) Data Centre
3 10 (2.66%) NHS
3 10 (2.66%) Onboarding
3 10 (2.66%) Virtual Team
4 9 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (2.39%) SCADA
5 7 (1.86%) Driving Licence
5 7 (1.86%) Market Risk
6 5 (1.33%) e-Learning
6 5 (1.33%) FMCG
7 4 (1.06%) Product Ownership
7 4 (1.06%) Social Media
8 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.80%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.80%) Renewable Energy
9 2 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.53%) Team-Oriented Environment
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.85%) Windows
2 12 (3.19%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.33%) Windows Server 2019
4 4 (1.06%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.53%) Linux
5 2 (0.53%) Unix
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.27%) Android
6 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.27%) Solaris
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (35.11%) Project Management
2 103 (27.39%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 76 (20.21%) Problem-Solving
4 71 (18.88%) Decision-Making
5 68 (18.09%) Agile
6 64 (17.02%) Project Delivery
7 59 (15.69%) Budget Management
7 59 (15.69%) Roadmaps
8 58 (15.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 51 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (11.70%) Business Intelligence
11 42 (11.17%) Risk Management
12 37 (9.84%) Mentoring
13 35 (9.31%) Migration
14 34 (9.04%) Resource Allocation
15 32 (8.51%) Customer Service
15 32 (8.51%) Financial Analysis
15 32 (8.51%) Information Security
16 29 (7.71%) ERP
17 28 (7.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (9.57%) SQL
2 18 (4.79%) Python
3 8 (2.13%) VBA
4 6 (1.60%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.60%) T-SQL
5 5 (1.33%) Java
5 5 (1.33%) R
6 3 (0.80%) Bash
6 3 (0.80%) C#
6 3 (0.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.53%) Perl
7 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.27%) AWK
8 1 (0.27%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.27%) C
8 1 (0.27%) Julia
8 1 (0.27%) Korn
8 1 (0.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 85 (22.61%) Degree
2 19 (5.05%) DBS Check
3 17 (4.52%) ACCA
3 17 (4.52%) CIMA
4 13 (3.46%) Master's Degree
5 10 (2.66%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.66%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.13%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 7 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (1.86%) PMP
8 6 (1.60%) CISSP
8 6 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.33%) Azure Certification
9 5 (1.33%) CISM
9 5 (1.33%) HNC
10 4 (1.06%) MCP
10 4 (1.06%) MCSE
10 4 (1.06%) MRICS
11 3 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.78%) GDPR
2 17 (4.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (2.93%) ITGC
4 8 (2.13%) PMO
5 7 (1.86%) QA
6 6 (1.60%) ISO 9001
6 6 (1.60%) SLA
7 5 (1.33%) NIST
8 4 (1.06%) COSHH
8 4 (1.06%) Cyber Essentials
8 4 (1.06%) IEC 62304
8 4 (1.06%) ISO 13485
9 3 (0.80%) Actionable Recommendations
9 3 (0.80%) NEBOSH
10 2 (0.53%) COBIT
10 2 (0.53%) Data Quality
10 2 (0.53%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.27%) GAAP
11 1 (0.27%) HIPAA
System Software
1 10 (2.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.86%) Hyper-V
2 7 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.53%) NFS
3 2 (0.53%) vSphere
4 1 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (1.06%) Jamf Pro
1 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (0.80%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.53%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (0.27%) Ansible
4 1 (0.27%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.27%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.27%) Terraform
4 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.27%) yum
Vendors
1 76 (20.21%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.99%) SAP
3 14 (3.72%) Oracle
4 11 (2.93%) Citrix
4 11 (2.93%) VMware
5 10 (2.66%) Hyperion
6 4 (1.06%) Cognos
6 4 (1.06%) IBM
6 4 (1.06%) ServiceNow
7 3 (0.80%) Aderant
7 3 (0.80%) Cisco
7 3 (0.80%) Fortinet
7 3 (0.80%) iManage
7 3 (0.80%) Intapp
7 3 (0.80%) Meraki
7 3 (0.80%) Ruckus Wireless
7 3 (0.80%) Tanium
8 2 (0.53%) Brocade
8 2 (0.53%) Google
8 2 (0.53%) Xero