Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Project Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Governance over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Governance
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 760 731 673
Rank change year-on-year -29 -58 +58
Permanent jobs citing Project Governance 466 540 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.32% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 367 409 590
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,550 £31,475
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -5.26%

Project Governance 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.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 162655 168863 192975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.39% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 128479 140408 158967
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Project Governance
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Project Governance as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Project Governance in the UK

Project Governance
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Project Governance in the UK

Project Governance
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Governance over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Governance in the UK

Project Governance
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 Governance within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 -39 440 £55,000 -8.33% 30
UK excluding London -29 261 £50,000 -9.09% 20
London -4 191 £59,000 -12.59% 12
South East +5 86 £50,000 -13.04% 8
North of England +26 72 £50,000 -16.61% 6
Midlands +8 43 £55,000 +29.41% 2
North West 0 34 £45,000 -27.42% 1
Yorkshire +34 32 £53,500 +12.63% 5
West Midlands -5 29 £50,000 +29.87% 1
East of England -4 23 £55,000 -26.67% 2
South West +21 22 £45,000 -5.26%
East Midlands +34 14 £55,000 +29.41%
Scotland -19 12 £42,500 -22.73% 1
North East +10 6 £52,500 +56.72%
Wales +18 4 £38,000 +24.59% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Project Governance also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Project Governance.

1 292 (62.66%) Project Management
2 239 (51.29%) Finance
3 189 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
4 183 (39.27%) PRINCE2
5 152 (32.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 131 (28.11%) PMO
7 89 (19.10%) Microsoft Project
8 83 (17.81%) Change Management
9 75 (16.09%) Microsoft
10 70 (15.02%) Waterfall
11 68 (14.59%) Microsoft Excel
12 65 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
13 59 (12.66%) Programme Management
13 59 (12.66%) SDLC
14 55 (11.80%) Change Control
15 53 (11.37%) MS Visio
15 53 (11.37%) Mentoring
16 52 (11.16%) Scrum
17 50 (10.73%) Banking
18 49 (10.52%) Coaching
19 48 (10.30%) Degree
19 48 (10.30%) ITIL
20 47 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
21 45 (9.66%) Risk Management
22 43 (9.23%) PMP
23 41 (8.80%) PMI Certification
24 38 (8.15%) SharePoint
24 38 (8.15%) Project Planning
25 35 (7.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
25 35 (7.51%) Process Improvement

Project Governance
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 38 (8.15%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.72%) Confluence
3 3 (0.64%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.21%) CMS
5 1 (0.21%) Drupal
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.21%) SAS
5 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 89 (19.10%) Microsoft Project
2 68 (14.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 65 (13.95%) Microsoft Office
4 53 (11.37%) MS Visio
5 35 (7.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.86%) Magento
3 4 (0.86%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.43%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.43%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Aareon QL
5 1 (0.21%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.21%) Kypera Housing
5 1 (0.21%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.21%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.21%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.21%) Orchard Housing
5 1 (0.21%) Primavera
5 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.15%) Office 365
2 8 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.29%) IaaS
3 6 (1.29%) PaaS
4 5 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.07%) SaaS
5 3 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.21%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.65%) SAN
2 16 (3.43%) LAN
3 12 (2.58%) Firewall
4 11 (2.36%) WAN
5 8 (1.72%) VPN
6 6 (1.29%) Ethernet
6 6 (1.29%) Skype
6 6 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 5 (1.07%) BGP
7 5 (1.07%) DHCP
7 5 (1.07%) DNS
7 5 (1.07%) ICMP
7 5 (1.07%) IPv4
7 5 (1.07%) IPv6
7 5 (1.07%) Multicast
7 5 (1.07%) OSPF
7 5 (1.07%) SSL
8 4 (0.86%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.43%) SMS
10 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.72%) Geospatial Data
3 8 (1.72%) GIS
3 8 (1.72%) Spatial Data
4 7 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.21%) Big Data
7 1 (0.21%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.21%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 19 (4.08%) JIRA
2 4 (0.86%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (0.86%) TestRail
3 3 (0.64%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.21%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 239 (51.29%) Finance
2 50 (10.73%) Banking
3 35 (7.51%) Legal
4 27 (5.79%) Retail
5 16 (3.43%) Law
6 13 (2.79%) Marketing
7 12 (2.58%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.36%) French Language
9 8 (1.72%) German Language
9 8 (1.72%) Spanish Language
10 7 (1.50%) Back Office
10 7 (1.50%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.50%) Telecoms
11 6 (1.29%) Advertising
12 5 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.86%) Financial Institution
13 4 (0.86%) Games
14 3 (0.64%) Billing
15 2 (0.43%) Local Government
16 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 238 (51.07%) Project Manager
2 71 (15.24%) IT Manager
3 64 (13.73%) IT Project Manager
4 54 (11.59%) Senior Manager
5 48 (10.30%) Senior Project Manager
6 39 (8.37%) Analyst
7 33 (7.08%) PMO Manager
8 29 (6.22%) PMO Analyst
9 26 (5.58%) Consultant
10 21 (4.51%) Programme Manager
11 19 (4.08%) Software Project Manager
12 15 (3.22%) Finance Manager
12 15 (3.22%) Senior PMO
13 14 (3.00%) Senior IT Manager
13 14 (3.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
14 13 (2.79%) PMO Lead
15 12 (2.58%) Designer
15 12 (2.58%) Digital Project Manager
15 12 (2.58%) Finance Project Manager
15 12 (2.58%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.22%) .NET
2 6 (1.29%) CSS
2 6 (1.29%) HTML
3 5 (1.07%) JSON
3 5 (1.07%) WAP
3 5 (1.07%) Web Services
4 3 (0.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.64%) Velocity
5 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (0.43%) CSS3
5 2 (0.43%) HTML5
5 2 (0.43%) J2EE
5 2 (0.43%) jQuery
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.21%) COM
6 1 (0.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (6.87%) Management Information System
3 17 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (3.00%) PMI
5 12 (2.58%) Clustering
5 12 (2.58%) EMC VMAX
5 12 (2.58%) EMC VNX
5 12 (2.58%) Virtual Team
6 10 (2.15%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.29%) PKI
8 4 (0.86%) Life Science
9 3 (0.64%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.43%) e-Health
10 2 (0.43%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.43%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.43%) Minimum Viable Product
10 2 (0.43%) NHS
10 2 (0.43%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.43%) User Experience
10 2 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.94%) Windows
2 20 (4.29%) Linux
3 13 (2.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.64%) Unix
5 3 (0.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (62.66%) Project Management
2 189 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (39.27%) PRINCE2
4 152 (32.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 83 (17.81%) Change Management
6 70 (15.02%) Waterfall
7 59 (12.66%) Programme Management
7 59 (12.66%) SDLC
8 55 (11.80%) Change Control
9 53 (11.37%) Mentoring
10 52 (11.16%) Scrum
11 49 (10.52%) Coaching
12 48 (10.30%) ITIL
13 45 (9.66%) Risk Management
14 38 (8.15%) Project Planning
15 35 (7.51%) Process Improvement
16 34 (7.30%) CRM
17 33 (7.08%) People Management
18 30 (6.44%) Portfolio Management
19 26 (5.58%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.65%) SQL
2 13 (2.79%) C
3 9 (1.93%) C#
4 5 (1.07%) PowerShell
5 4 (0.86%) Java
6 2 (0.43%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.43%) Perl
6 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (10.30%) Degree
2 43 (9.23%) PMP
3 41 (8.80%) PMI Certification
4 32 (6.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.93%) Security Cleared
8 6 (1.29%) APMP
9 5 (1.07%) CCIE
9 5 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.86%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.64%) ACCA
12 2 (0.43%) CIMA
12 2 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
12 2 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.43%) MAPM
12 2 (0.43%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.21%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.21%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (28.11%) PMO
2 33 (7.08%) QA
3 13 (2.79%) GDPR
4 6 (1.29%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.86%) P3O
6 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.43%) COBIT
7 2 (0.43%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.43%) MiFID
8 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.21%) EMIR
8 1 (0.21%) GxP
8 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (5.15%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (1.29%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 12 (2.58%) Microsoft Clustering
1 12 (2.58%) SCCM
1 12 (2.58%) SCOM
1 12 (2.58%) SCOrch
1 12 (2.58%) Simpana
2 2 (0.43%) Control-M
2 2 (0.43%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 75 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.86%) VMware
3 17 (3.65%) SAP
4 14 (3.00%) Cisco
5 13 (2.79%) HP
5 13 (2.79%) Oracle
6 12 (2.58%) CommVault
6 12 (2.58%) EMC
6 12 (2.58%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.07%) Capita
8 4 (0.86%) IFS
8 4 (0.86%) Informatica
8 4 (0.86%) Talend
9 3 (0.64%) Progress
9 3 (0.64%) TSYS
10 2 (0.43%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.43%) New Relic
10 2 (0.43%) Riverbed
10 2 (0.43%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.43%) Tableau