Period
to 14 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Project Analyst was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 863 845 803
Rank change year-on-year -18 -42 -141
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Analyst 309 360 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 248 265 425
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -9.57% +4.44%
10th Percentile £30,350 £27,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,325 £77,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -4.09%

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 163,107 170,225 191,964
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 96.10% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 131,422 137,390 161,434
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Project Analyst in the UK

Project Analyst
Top 14 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 14 August 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 +23 299 £45,000 +3.45% 28
London -6 153 £52,500 -10.64% 11
UK excluding London -18 151 £40,000 +6.67% 17
North of England +34 53 £42,500 +13.33% 1
South East -18 42 £44,000 +7.98% 7
North West +24 36 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Midlands +19 21 £34,000 +4.62% 4
Yorkshire +30 17 £40,000 +6.67%
East of England +27 17 £40,000 -10.11% 2
West Midlands +25 17 £32,500 -4.41% 3
South West -1 10 £32,500 -16.13% 3
Scotland -14 7 £40,000 -
East Midlands +3 4 £47,500 +65.22% 1
Wales - 1 £37,000 -

Project Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 153 (49.51%) Project Management
2 118 (38.19%) Finance
3 105 (33.98%) Business Analysis
4 98 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (24.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 56 (18.12%) PRINCE2
7 52 (16.83%) PMO
8 51 (16.50%) Microsoft
9 49 (15.86%) Legal
10 44 (14.24%) Degree
11 42 (13.59%) Change Management
12 40 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
13 38 (12.30%) Banking
14 35 (11.33%) Microsoft Office
15 34 (11.00%) Waterfall
16 33 (10.68%) SDLC
16 33 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel
16 33 (10.68%) Scrum
17 32 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
18 30 (9.71%) Marketing
19 27 (8.74%) Project Planning
20 26 (8.41%) SAP
20 26 (8.41%) User Stories
21 25 (8.09%) SQL
22 24 (7.77%) CRM
22 24 (7.77%) SharePoint
22 24 (7.77%) ETL
22 24 (7.77%) Risk Management
23 23 (7.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
24 22 (7.12%) E-Commerce

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 24 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.21%) Alfresco
3 8 (2.59%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.65%) Confluence
4 2 (0.65%) Drupal
5 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.32%) IIS
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 35 (11.33%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (10.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (7.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.24%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (2.91%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 6 (1.94%) SAP CO
2 6 (1.94%) SAP FI
2 6 (1.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 6 (1.94%) SAP PS
3 5 (1.62%) SAP MM
3 5 (1.62%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (1.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.97%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.32%) Magento
7 1 (0.32%) Maximo
7 1 (0.32%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.32%) Primavera
7 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.32%) Sage 1000
7 1 (0.32%) Sage 500
7 1 (0.32%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.15%) Office 365
2 5 (1.62%) SaaS
2 5 (1.62%) Trello
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.32%) IaaS
4 1 (0.32%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.24%) Firewall
1 10 (3.24%) VPN
2 8 (2.59%) Wireless
3 7 (2.27%) LAN
3 7 (2.27%) WAN
4 4 (1.29%) HTTP
5 3 (0.97%) Broadband
5 3 (0.97%) Internet
6 2 (0.65%) Intranet
6 2 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.32%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.32%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.32%) SAN
7 1 (0.32%) SMS
7 1 (0.32%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.91%) Big Data
2 4 (1.29%) Blockchain
2 4 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (1.29%) Power BI
3 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.97%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.65%) MySQL
5 1 (0.32%) QlikView
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (1.29%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) PeopleTools
General
1 118 (38.19%) Finance
2 49 (15.86%) Legal
3 38 (12.30%) Banking
4 30 (9.71%) Marketing
5 20 (6.47%) Retail
6 17 (5.50%) Back Office
7 14 (4.53%) Front Office
8 13 (4.21%) Investment Banking
9 10 (3.24%) Manufacturing
10 8 (2.59%) Financial Institution
10 8 (2.59%) Telecoms
11 7 (2.27%) Law
12 6 (1.94%) Advertising
13 4 (1.29%) Billing
13 4 (1.29%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (1.29%) Games
13 4 (1.29%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.97%) Electronics
15 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
15 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.97%) .NET
1 3 (0.97%) RESTful
1 3 (0.97%) SOAP
2 2 (0.65%) CSS
2 2 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.32%) Mason
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (4.53%) User Experience
3 9 (2.91%) Computer Science
3 9 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.59%) Cyberthreat
5 7 (2.27%) Fintech
5 7 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.29%) BYOD
6 4 (1.29%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.29%) PMI
7 3 (0.97%) BBC
7 3 (0.97%) FMCG
7 3 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.65%) Derivative
8 2 (0.65%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.65%) Equities
8 2 (0.65%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.65%) Social Media
9 1 (0.32%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.24%) Windows
2 9 (2.91%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.65%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (49.51%) Project Management
2 105 (33.98%) Business Analysis
3 98 (31.72%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (24.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (18.12%) PRINCE2
6 42 (13.59%) Change Management
7 40 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (11.00%) Waterfall
9 33 (10.68%) Scrum
9 33 (10.68%) SDLC
10 27 (8.74%) Project Planning
11 26 (8.41%) User Stories
12 24 (7.77%) CRM
12 24 (7.77%) ETL
12 24 (7.77%) Risk Management
13 22 (7.12%) Decision-Making
13 22 (7.12%) E-Commerce
14 21 (6.80%) Investment Management
15 19 (6.15%) Analytics
16 17 (5.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.09%) SQL
2 8 (2.59%) C
3 6 (1.94%) C#
4 3 (0.97%) C++
5 2 (0.65%) PHP
6 1 (0.32%) Java
6 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 44 (14.24%) Degree
2 13 (4.21%) ISEB
3 10 (3.24%) CISSP
3 10 (3.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (2.91%) CEH
5 7 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 5 (1.62%) CISA
6 5 (1.62%) CISM
6 5 (1.62%) CISMP
6 5 (1.62%) IIBA
6 5 (1.62%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 4 (1.29%) CCSP
7 4 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.29%) CRISC
7 4 (1.29%) DBS Check
7 4 (1.29%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.29%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (16.83%) PMO
2 13 (4.21%) QA
3 7 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.62%) GDPR
5 4 (1.29%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.97%) SLA
7 2 (0.65%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.65%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.65%) MiFID
8 1 (0.32%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
System Software
1 20 (6.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.27%) WSUS
2 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 51 (16.50%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.41%) SAP
3 15 (4.85%) Workday
4 10 (3.24%) PeopleSoft
5 7 (2.27%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.94%) Capita
7 5 (1.62%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.29%) Cognos
8 4 (1.29%) FactSet
8 4 (1.29%) IBM
8 4 (1.29%) Progress
9 3 (0.97%) Arqiva
9 3 (0.97%) Tableau
10 2 (0.65%) Citrix
10 2 (0.65%) HP
10 2 (0.65%) Ivanti
10 2 (0.65%) Sage
10 2 (0.65%) VMware
11 1 (0.32%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.32%) Remedy