Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 849 860 773
Rank change year-on-year +11 -87 -120
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Analyst 286 353 483
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 236 279 402
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -8.60% +3.33%
10th Percentile £26,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £36,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% +4.79% +4.29%

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 153,074 172,554 178,525
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 96.04% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 122,874 138,839 149,066
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Analyst in the UK

Project Analyst
Top 13 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 13 December 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
England -1 280 £45,000 +5.88% 17
UK excluding London +23 158 £40,000 +4.58% 14
London +24 123 £52,500 -4.55% 5
South East +16 58 £38,500 -9.41% 7
North of England +42 46 £42,500 +6.25% 1
North West +34 30 £46,250 +23.33% 1
East of England +31 19 £47,500 +47.29% 1
South West +17 17 £27,000 -32.50% 1
Yorkshire +24 16 £36,404 -8.99%
Midlands +23 15 £37,500 +2.74% 2
West Midlands +7 12 £37,500 +4.90% 1
East Midlands +19 3 £32,500 -20.73% 1
Scotland -4 3 £48,000 +12.94% 2

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Project Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Project Analyst in the job title.

1 138 (48.25%) Project Management
2 102 (35.66%) Finance
3 88 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (23.78%) Business Analysis
5 51 (17.83%) PRINCE2
6 50 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
7 49 (17.13%) Microsoft
8 45 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 45 (15.73%) PMO
8 45 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
9 38 (13.29%) Change Management
9 38 (13.29%) Degree
10 34 (11.89%) SQL
11 31 (10.84%) Waterfall
12 30 (10.49%) Banking
13 27 (9.44%) Legal
14 25 (8.74%) Risk Management
14 25 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
15 24 (8.39%) Project Planning
15 24 (8.39%) SDLC
16 23 (8.04%) CRM
16 23 (8.04%) Microsoft Office
17 22 (7.69%) Service Management
17 22 (7.69%) Office 365
17 22 (7.69%) Decision-Making
18 21 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
19 20 (6.99%) User Stories
19 20 (6.99%) Time Management
19 20 (6.99%) ITIL
20 19 (6.64%) Change Control

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 15 (5.24%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.15%) Alfresco
3 4 (1.40%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.05%) Confluence
5 2 (0.70%) Appian
6 1 (0.35%) IIS
6 1 (0.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (8.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (8.04%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (5.94%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (5.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.35%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (4.20%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (2.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (2.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.70%) Maximo
4 2 (0.70%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.70%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.70%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.70%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.70%) SAP PS
4 2 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.70%) thinkFolio
5 1 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.35%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.35%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.35%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (0.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (7.69%) Office 365
2 5 (1.75%) Mimecast
3 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.05%) Dropbox
4 3 (1.05%) Slack
5 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.70%) SaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Apigee
6 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
6 1 (0.35%) PaaS
6 1 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.80%) Firewall
2 4 (1.40%) VPN
3 1 (0.35%) Broadband
3 1 (0.35%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.35%) Internet
3 1 (0.35%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.35%) LAN
3 1 (0.35%) SAN
3 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.75%) Big Data
2 5 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.05%) Power BI
3 3 (1.05%) QlikView
4 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.35%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.35%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (3.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.35%) JMeter
2 1 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 102 (35.66%) Finance
2 30 (10.49%) Banking
3 27 (9.44%) Legal
4 17 (5.94%) Marketing
5 13 (4.55%) Retail
6 11 (3.85%) Advertising
6 11 (3.85%) Front Office
7 7 (2.45%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.75%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.40%) Back Office
9 4 (1.40%) Law
9 4 (1.40%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.05%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Billing
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
11 1 (0.35%) Games
11 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (0.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.35%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (0.35%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.35%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (0.35%) SOAP
2 1 (0.35%) Velocity
2 1 (0.35%) Web Services
2 1 (0.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (17.48%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (2.45%) Derivative
2 7 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (1.75%) Equities
3 5 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (1.75%) User Experience
4 3 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (1.05%) Fixed Income
4 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.05%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (0.70%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.70%) Driving Licence
5 2 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (0.70%) Market Risk
5 2 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.35%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.35%) Fintech
6 1 (0.35%) FMCG
6 1 (0.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.24%) Windows
2 7 (2.45%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.10%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.40%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.40%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.05%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.35%) Linux
6 1 (0.35%) Unix
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (48.25%) Project Management
2 88 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (23.78%) Business Analysis
4 51 (17.83%) PRINCE2
5 45 (15.73%) Problem-Solving
5 45 (15.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (13.29%) Change Management
7 31 (10.84%) Waterfall
8 25 (8.74%) Risk Management
9 24 (8.39%) Project Planning
9 24 (8.39%) SDLC
10 23 (8.04%) CRM
11 22 (7.69%) Decision-Making
11 22 (7.69%) Service Management
12 21 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
13 20 (6.99%) ITIL
13 20 (6.99%) Time Management
13 20 (6.99%) User Stories
14 19 (6.64%) Change Control
15 17 (5.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (11.89%) SQL
2 5 (1.75%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.40%) Bash Shell
3 4 (1.40%) C++
3 4 (1.40%) Java
3 4 (1.40%) VBScript
4 2 (0.70%) C#
4 2 (0.70%) VBA
5 1 (0.35%) C
5 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (13.29%) Degree
2 10 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (2.45%) ISEB
4 5 (1.75%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.75%) PMP
5 4 (1.40%) CEH
5 4 (1.40%) CISA
5 4 (1.40%) CISMP
5 4 (1.40%) CISSP
5 4 (1.40%) IIBA
5 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.05%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.70%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.70%) MBA
7 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.35%) HND
8 1 (0.35%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (15.73%) PMO
2 17 (5.94%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) MiFID
4 2 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.70%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.35%) EMIR
5 1 (0.35%) GDPR
5 1 (0.35%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.35%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.75%) vSphere
3 4 (1.40%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 49 (17.13%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.20%) Remedy
2 12 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (2.80%) IBM
3 8 (2.80%) SAP
4 7 (2.45%) Cognos
5 5 (1.75%) Oracle
5 5 (1.75%) VMware
6 4 (1.40%) Apple
6 4 (1.40%) Progress
6 4 (1.40%) Sophos
7 2 (0.70%) Cognizant
7 2 (0.70%) Ivanti
7 2 (0.70%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.70%) Tableau
8 1 (0.35%) Epicor
8 1 (0.35%) Fidessa
8 1 (0.35%) HP
8 1 (0.35%) Peregrine
8 1 (0.35%) Siemens