The median annual salary for a Project Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 676 668 602
Rank change year-on-year -8 -66  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Analyst 178 287 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.29% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 137 255 338
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Project Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Project Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Analyst in the UK

Project Analyst
Top 30 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -29 176 £42,500 -7.10% 22
London +3 83 £55,000 +5.76% 9
North West -2 23 £38,500 +28.33% 1
South East +51 22 £35,000 -19.54% 4
City of London +38 21 £65,000 +20.37% 1
Yorkshire +36 17 £35,000 - 3
Manchester -15 17 £38,500 +30.50% 1
West Yorkshire +21 14 £37,500 +7.14% 2
East of England +11 13 £46,000 +64.28% 2
Leeds +29 9 £42,500 +13.33%
South West +26 9 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Stockport +6 7 £38,500 -30.00%
Berkshire - 7 £27,500 -
Cambridgeshire +17 6 £47,500 -5.00% 2
Surrey +38 5 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Wiltshire +25 5 £42,500 +30.76%
East Midlands -5 5 £27,500 -35.29% 1
Reading - 5 £27,500 -
Kent +15 4 £70,000 +56.42%
Essex +12 4 £77,500 +192.45%
Peterborough +5 4 £47,500 -5.00%
Bromley - 4 £52,500 -
Northamptonshire - 4 £27,500 -
West Midlands +10 3 £37,500 -9.63%
North Yorkshire +9 3 £22,500 -2.17%
Cheshire +6 3 £36,500 +12.30%
Redhill - 3 £42,500 -
Trowbridge - 3 £42,500 -
Northampton - 3 £27,500 -
Birmingham +20 2 £38,750 -13.88%

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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.

1 179 (46.49%) Project Management
2 134 (34.81%) Finance
3 121 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 92 (23.90%) Business Analysis
5 82 (21.30%) PMO
6 66 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 65 (16.88%) Degree
8 63 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
9 60 (15.58%) PRINCE2
10 58 (15.06%) MS Excel
11 50 (12.99%) Microsoft
12 49 (12.73%) SDLC
12 49 (12.73%) Banking
13 44 (11.43%) MS Project
14 41 (10.65%) Waterfall
15 38 (9.87%) Change Management
16 35 (9.09%) SQL
17 27 (7.01%) Legal
18 24 (6.23%) Marketing
19 23 (5.97%) Investment Banking
19 23 (5.97%) CRM
19 23 (5.97%) SharePoint
20 21 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
20 21 (5.45%) MS Office
20 21 (5.45%) ISEB
20 21 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
20 21 (5.45%) QA
21 20 (5.19%) Project Planning
21 20 (5.19%) Law
22 19 (4.94%) Manufacturing

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 23 (5.97%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.56%) Confluence
3 5 (1.30%) Alfresco
4 4 (1.04%) CMS
5 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.78%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.52%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Drupal
7 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 58 (15.06%) MS Excel
2 44 (11.43%) MS Project
3 21 (5.45%) MS Office
3 21 (5.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.86%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.56%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.04%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.78%) CaseMap
4 3 (0.78%) Relativity
4 3 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.52%) Changepoint
5 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.26%) Lawson
6 1 (0.26%) Magento
6 1 (0.26%) Primavera
6 1 (0.26%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.78%) Office 365
2 2 (0.52%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) Basecamp
3 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.82%) ATM
1 7 (1.82%) Intranet
2 4 (1.04%) Firewall
2 4 (1.04%) SAN
3 3 (0.78%) LAN
3 3 (0.78%) WAN
3 3 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.52%) Extranet
4 2 (0.52%) VPN
5 1 (0.26%) 802.11
5 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.26%) Frame Relay
5 1 (0.26%) Internet
5 1 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.26%) NAS
5 1 (0.26%) Network Security
5 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.26%) VLAN
5 1 (0.26%) VoIP
5 1 (0.26%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.56%) Big Data
1 6 (1.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (1.30%) QlikView
3 4 (1.04%) MS Access
3 4 (1.04%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.78%) SAP HANA
4 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.52%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (2.34%) JIRA
2 3 (0.78%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.52%) Selenium
General
1 134 (34.81%) Finance
2 49 (12.73%) Banking
3 27 (7.01%) Legal
4 24 (6.23%) Marketing
5 23 (5.97%) Investment Banking
6 20 (5.19%) Law
7 19 (4.94%) Manufacturing
8 15 (3.90%) Retail
9 9 (2.34%) Advertising
10 8 (2.08%) Automotive
10 8 (2.08%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.82%) Billing
12 5 (1.30%) Games
13 4 (1.04%) Back Office
13 4 (1.04%) Danish Language
13 4 (1.04%) French Language
13 4 (1.04%) Front Office
14 2 (0.52%) Electronics
14 2 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.34%) .NET
2 4 (1.04%) Web Services
2 4 (1.04%) XML
3 3 (0.78%) XSD
3 3 (0.78%) XSLT
4 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.26%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.26%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.26%) HTML
4 1 (0.26%) MDX
4 1 (0.26%) Middleware
4 1 (0.26%) RESTful
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.26%) SOAP
4 1 (0.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 63 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.16%) Equities
3 13 (3.38%) FMCG
4 12 (3.12%) Derivative
5 11 (2.86%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.60%) Fixed Income
7 8 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.04%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.04%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.78%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.78%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.78%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.78%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (0.78%) Tandem
10 3 (0.78%) User Experience
11 2 (0.52%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.52%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.52%) PMI
11 2 (0.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.86%) Windows
2 7 (1.82%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.04%) Unix
5 1 (0.26%) AIX
5 1 (0.26%) HPUX
5 1 (0.26%) Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Solaris
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (46.49%) Project Management
2 121 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (23.90%) Business Analysis
4 66 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 60 (15.58%) PRINCE2
6 49 (12.73%) SDLC
7 41 (10.65%) Waterfall
8 38 (9.87%) Change Management
9 23 (5.97%) CRM
10 21 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (5.19%) Project Planning
12 19 (4.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 18 (4.68%) Time Management
14 17 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (4.42%) ERP
14 17 (4.42%) Project Governance
14 17 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 17 (4.42%) Workflow
15 16 (4.16%) Change Control
15 16 (4.16%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (9.09%) SQL
2 7 (1.82%) Python
3 4 (1.04%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.78%) C#
4 3 (0.78%) Java
4 3 (0.78%) R
5 2 (0.52%) C++
5 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.52%) VB
6 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.26%) C
6 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (16.88%) Degree
2 21 (5.45%) ISEB
3 13 (3.38%) IIBA
4 12 (3.12%) CISSP
5 11 (2.86%) CEH
5 11 (2.86%) CISA
6 9 (2.34%) PMP
7 7 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (1.56%) PhD
9 4 (1.04%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.52%) CBAP
10 2 (0.52%) CCIE
10 2 (0.52%) CCNA
10 2 (0.52%) CCNP
10 2 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.52%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.26%) CISMP
11 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (21.30%) PMO
2 21 (5.45%) QA
3 14 (3.64%) SLA
4 9 (2.34%) MiFID
5 2 (0.52%) EMIR
5 2 (0.52%) FATCA
5 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.30%) SCCM
2 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.64%) Planview
3 13 (3.38%) SAP
4 10 (2.60%) Oracle
5 8 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.82%) IBM
6 7 (1.82%) VMware
7 5 (1.30%) Cognos
8 4 (1.04%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.04%) CheckPoint
8 4 (1.04%) Citrix
8 4 (1.04%) Xerox
9 3 (0.78%) Cisco
9 3 (0.78%) Recommind
10 2 (0.52%) Adobe
10 2 (0.52%) Avaya
10 2 (0.52%) HP
10 2 (0.52%) Informatica
10 2 (0.52%) Sage
10 2 (0.52%) Sitecore
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