Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 842 775 655
Rank change year-on-year -67 -120 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Analyst 363 468 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.26% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 283 398 674
UK median annual salary £42,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.60% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £27,800 £26,250 £25,575
90th Percentile £76,050 £77,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 172189 180467 210956
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.78% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138171 151048 175187
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Project Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Project Analyst in the UK

Project Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Analyst.

Salary trend for Project Analyst in the UK

Project Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Analyst over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Analyst in the UK

Project Analyst
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
England -48 345 £45,000 -4.26% 17
UK excluding London +3 194 £38,750 +3.33% 16
London -71 166 £57,500 -1.29% 7
South East +28 65 £42,500 -8.60% 2
North of England +1 40 £40,000 +14.29% 4
Midlands +13 34 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands +12 29 £35,000 - 1
Yorkshire -1 25 £41,250 +37.50% 3
East of England -10 20 £32,500 +1.56% 1
South West +9 17 £40,000 +14.29% 2
North West -5 13 £37,500 -
Scotland -16 11 £43,250 +57.27% 5
East Midlands +23 5 £41,000 +95.24%
Northern Ireland - 4 £37,500 -
Wales +14 3 £33,500 +21.82% 1
North East -5 2 £40,000 +6.67% 1

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Project Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 188 (51.79%) Project Management
2 147 (40.50%) Finance
3 117 (32.23%) Business Analysis
4 113 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (24.79%) Banking
6 89 (24.52%) PMO
7 78 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
8 73 (20.11%) Degree
9 67 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 63 (17.36%) Data Analysis
11 54 (14.88%) PRINCE2
12 53 (14.60%) Microsoft Excel
12 53 (14.60%) Investment Banking
12 53 (14.60%) Waterfall
13 47 (12.95%) Asset Management
14 43 (11.85%) Wealth Management
15 41 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
16 36 (9.92%) SDLC
17 35 (9.64%) MS Visio
17 35 (9.64%) Microsoft
18 33 (9.09%) Retail Banking
19 29 (7.99%) User Stories
19 29 (7.99%) Scrum
19 29 (7.99%) Change Management
19 29 (7.99%) Microsoft Project
20 27 (7.44%) SQL
21 26 (7.16%) SharePoint
22 24 (6.61%) Windows
23 20 (5.51%) Retail
24 19 (5.23%) Mentoring

Project Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 26 (7.16%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.93%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.65%) Documentum
4 4 (1.10%) CMS
5 3 (0.83%) Confluence
6 2 (0.55%) Drupal
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 53 (14.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 41 (11.29%) Microsoft Office
3 35 (9.64%) MS Visio
4 29 (7.99%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (4.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (1.38%) Open Workbench
6 5 (1.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.65%) PlanetPress Connect
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle AGIS
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (0.55%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (0.55%) Primavera
2 2 (0.55%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.28%) Shopify
3 1 (0.28%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.03%) Office 365
2 11 (3.03%) SaaS
3 7 (1.93%) IaaS
4 6 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (1.65%) PaaS
4 6 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) AdWords
6 1 (0.28%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.03%) DHCP
1 11 (3.03%) DNS
2 7 (1.93%) Skype
3 6 (1.65%) Kerberos
3 6 (1.65%) LDAP
3 6 (1.65%) PBX
3 6 (1.65%) PSTN
4 5 (1.38%) Firewall
4 5 (1.38%) LAN
4 5 (1.38%) VoIP
4 5 (1.38%) WAN
5 4 (1.10%) SMS
6 3 (0.83%) VLAN
7 2 (0.55%) HTTP
7 2 (0.55%) VPN
7 2 (0.55%) Wireless
8 1 (0.28%) Internet
8 1 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.38%) Big Data
3 4 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.55%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.55%) MySQL
5 2 (0.55%) Power BI
5 2 (0.55%) QlikView
5 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.28%) GIS
Development Applications
1 12 (3.31%) JIRA
General
1 147 (40.50%) Finance
2 90 (24.79%) Banking
3 53 (14.60%) Investment Banking
4 33 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 20 (5.51%) Retail
6 15 (4.13%) Telecoms
7 14 (3.86%) Legal
7 14 (3.86%) Marketing
8 12 (3.31%) Advertising
9 9 (2.48%) Back Office
9 9 (2.48%) Manufacturing
10 8 (2.20%) Law
11 7 (1.93%) Electronics
12 6 (1.65%) Billing
12 6 (1.65%) Financial Institution
13 5 (1.38%) Front Office
13 5 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.55%) German Language
15 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.03%) .NET
2 8 (2.20%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (0.83%) REST
3 3 (0.83%) WCF
3 3 (0.83%) Web Services
3 3 (0.83%) WPF
3 3 (0.83%) XML
4 2 (0.55%) CSS
4 2 (0.55%) HTML
5 1 (0.28%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 78 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (2.48%) BYOD
4 8 (2.20%) Derivative
5 6 (1.65%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.65%) Equities
5 6 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.65%) PKI
5 6 (1.65%) PMI
6 5 (1.38%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.38%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.38%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.10%) e-Learning
7 4 (1.10%) OTC Derivatives
7 4 (1.10%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.10%) Reinsurance
8 3 (0.83%) Hedge funds
8 3 (0.83%) Social Media
8 3 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.61%) Windows
2 14 (3.86%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.83%) Android
4 3 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.83%) Linux
5 2 (0.55%) Unix
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (51.79%) Project Management
2 117 (32.23%) Business Analysis
3 113 (31.13%) Agile Software Development
4 67 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (17.36%) Data Analysis
6 54 (14.88%) PRINCE2
7 53 (14.60%) Waterfall
8 47 (12.95%) Asset Management
9 43 (11.85%) Wealth Management
10 36 (9.92%) SDLC
11 29 (7.99%) Change Management
11 29 (7.99%) Scrum
11 29 (7.99%) User Stories
12 19 (5.23%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (4.68%) Risk Management
15 15 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (4.13%) Programme Management
15 15 (4.13%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 27 (7.44%) SQL
2 12 (3.31%) C#
3 6 (1.65%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.83%) C
4 3 (0.83%) Java
4 3 (0.83%) Python
4 3 (0.83%) VBA
5 2 (0.55%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.55%) PHP
5 2 (0.55%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.55%) R
6 1 (0.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 73 (20.11%) Degree
2 15 (4.13%) ISEB
3 9 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (1.93%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.65%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.65%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (1.10%) APMP
7 4 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.10%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.83%) CEH
8 3 (0.83%) CISM
8 3 (0.83%) CISSP
9 2 (0.55%) CBAP
9 2 (0.55%) CCNA
9 2 (0.55%) CRISC
9 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.55%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (24.52%) PMO
2 14 (3.86%) MiFID
3 11 (3.03%) SLA
4 10 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (2.48%) GDPR
5 9 (2.48%) QA
6 6 (1.65%) PCI DSS
7 5 (1.38%) Solvency II
8 4 (1.10%) COBIT
8 4 (1.10%) EMIR
8 4 (1.10%) GCP
9 3 (0.83%) P3O
9 3 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.55%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.28%) IFRS
11 1 (0.28%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 12 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.48%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.83%) vSphere
5 2 (0.55%) XenApp
5 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.28%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (1.65%) Puppet
1 6 (1.65%) SCCM
1 6 (1.65%) SCOM
1 6 (1.65%) Terraform
2 2 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (9.64%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.13%) VMware
3 9 (2.48%) Oracle
3 9 (2.48%) SAP
4 8 (2.20%) Citrix
5 7 (1.93%) Cisco
6 6 (1.65%) Xerox
7 5 (1.38%) Guidewire
8 4 (1.10%) Sophos
9 3 (0.83%) EMC
9 3 (0.83%) FNZ
10 2 (0.55%) Avaloq
10 2 (0.55%) Charles River
10 2 (0.55%) Tableau
11 1 (0.28%) Google
11 1 (0.28%) Infor
11 1 (0.28%) Planview
11 1 (0.28%) Splunk
11 1 (0.28%) Veeam
11 1 (0.28%) Vermilion