The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 18 18
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 6323 8318 10803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.18% 8.57% 9.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 9.64% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4631 6695 8316
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +1.06%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79039 86328 97439
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 63711 72121 79644
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Project Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the UK

Project Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Project Management in the UK

Project Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the UK

Project Management
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 Management within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 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 -8 5915 £52,500 - 851
London -7 2736 £60,000 - 342
South East -5 991 £50,000 - 140
West Midlands -6 412 £47,500 +10.46% 77
North West -24 412 £45,000 -5.26% 70
East of England -10 396 £52,500 +5.00% 54
City of London 0 378 £62,500 -2.34% 73
South West -15 367 £47,500 +11.76% 59
Yorkshire -10 349 £43,500 +0.46% 54
West Yorkshire -7 256 £45,000 - 39
Surrey +8 244 £50,000 -4.76% 22
Manchester -28 236 £47,500 +5.55% 47
Berkshire -6 234 £52,500 -6.25% 29
Hampshire -10 191 £47,500 +5.55% 28
East Midlands 0 185 £47,500 - 36
Leeds -13 172 £48,000 +9.09% 30
Scotland -17 171 £50,000 - 23
Birmingham -6 169 £47,500 - 25
Bristol -17 136 £45,000 - 29
Hertfordshire -18 136 £52,500 +5.00% 14
Cambridgeshire -10 105 £52,500 +5.00% 20
Cheshire -11 105 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Buckinghamshire +10 95 £48,500 +7.78% 22
Wales -7 87 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Reading -3 84 £50,000 - 7
Edinburgh -14 84 £53,600 +2.09% 12
Nottinghamshire -3 81 £52,500 +5.00% 17
Gloucestershire +3 80 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Oxfordshire -14 75 £46,000 -8.00% 17
Nottingham +5 74 £52,500 +5.00% 13

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Project Management 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 Management.

1 4406 (34.80%) Finance
2 3924 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3085 (24.37%) PRINCE2
4 2410 (19.04%) Degree
5 2082 (16.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1870 (14.77%) Microsoft
7 1586 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
8 1508 (11.91%) ITIL
9 1398 (11.04%) Business Analysis
10 1388 (10.96%) Retail
11 1361 (10.75%) SQL
12 1258 (9.94%) Scrum
13 1257 (9.93%) SDLC
14 1174 (9.27%) Change Management
15 1141 (9.01%) Banking
16 1091 (8.62%) Waterfall
17 993 (7.84%) Windows
18 949 (7.50%) PMO
19 930 (7.35%) CRM
20 920 (7.27%) SQL Server
21 914 (7.22%) Marketing
22 856 (6.76%) Management Information System
23 839 (6.63%) QA
24 823 (6.50%) SAP
25 814 (6.43%) Risk Management
26 811 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
27 802 (6.33%) .NET
28 783 (6.18%) Microsoft Excel
29 780 (6.16%) Oracle
30 755 (5.96%) Microsoft Office

Project Management
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
1 416 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 262 (2.07%) CMS
3 186 (1.47%) MS Exchange
4 172 (1.36%) IIS
5 135 (1.07%) Confluence
6 123 (0.97%) SAS
7 93 (0.73%) Apache
8 67 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 63 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 61 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
10 61 (0.48%) WebSphere
10 61 (0.48%) WordPress
11 56 (0.44%) Skype for Business
12 54 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
13 49 (0.39%) JBoss
14 43 (0.34%) nginx
15 40 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
16 37 (0.29%) Umbraco
17 36 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 35 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 811 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
2 783 (6.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 755 (5.96%) Microsoft Office
4 492 (3.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 332 (2.62%) MS Visio
6 63 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
7 51 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
8 47 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 35 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
10 34 (0.27%) SPSS
11 21 (0.17%) InDesign
12 15 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 12 (0.095%) AutoCAD
14 10 (0.079%) Open Workbench
15 6 (0.047%) Acrobat
15 6 (0.047%) InfoPath
16 5 (0.039%) Adobe Premiere
16 5 (0.039%) Final Cut Pro
16 5 (0.039%) Niku Workbench
16 5 (0.039%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 186 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 139 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
3 96 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 74 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
5 62 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
6 60 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 59 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
8 55 (0.43%) NetSuite
9 50 (0.39%) Magento
10 49 (0.39%) SAP FI
11 48 (0.38%) Oracle Financials
12 47 (0.37%) SAP ERP
13 42 (0.33%) SAP CO
13 42 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
14 41 (0.32%) Oracle Retail
15 40 (0.32%) SAP HCM
16 35 (0.28%) SAP CRM
17 33 (0.26%) SAP SD
18 30 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
19 29 (0.23%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 367 (2.90%) SaaS
2 329 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 289 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
4 268 (2.12%) Office 365
5 112 (0.88%) IaaS
6 110 (0.87%) PaaS
7 95 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
8 50 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
9 44 (0.35%) Google Analytics
10 42 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
11 41 (0.32%) GitHub
12 37 (0.29%) Force.com
13 36 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
14 19 (0.15%) Amazon S3
15 18 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 18 (0.14%) G Suite
16 17 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
17 15 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
17 15 (0.12%) Google Tag Manager
18 14 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 393 (3.10%) Firewall
2 317 (2.50%) WAN
3 267 (2.11%) LAN
4 259 (2.05%) DNS
5 239 (1.89%) Internet
6 172 (1.36%) SAN
7 169 (1.33%) DHCP
8 167 (1.32%) VPN
9 149 (1.18%) TCP/IP
10 139 (1.10%) Wireless
11 138 (1.09%) VoIP
12 129 (1.02%) Network Security
13 121 (0.96%) Intranet
14 98 (0.77%) Wi-Fi
15 97 (0.77%) VLAN
16 85 (0.67%) Unified Communications
17 82 (0.65%) HTTP
18 74 (0.58%) SSL
19 72 (0.57%) LDAP
20 67 (0.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 920 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 278 (2.20%) Big Data
3 262 (2.07%) MySQL
4 257 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 253 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
6 250 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 213 (1.68%) Relational Database
8 106 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
9 97 (0.77%) QlikView
10 86 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 85 (0.67%) Oracle Database
11 85 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 85 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 71 (0.56%) Power BI
13 66 (0.52%) GIS
14 65 (0.51%) Hadoop
15 61 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 58 (0.46%) NoSQL
16 58 (0.46%) SAP HANA
17 56 (0.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 474 (3.74%) JIRA
2 162 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 145 (1.15%) Visual Studio
4 124 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 108 (0.85%) Subversion
6 101 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 101 (0.80%) Selenium
7 52 (0.41%) Cucumber
8 49 (0.39%) Axure RP
9 48 (0.38%) Eclipse
10 34 (0.27%) JUnit
10 34 (0.27%) TeamCity
11 32 (0.25%) Maven
11 32 (0.25%) WebDriver
12 31 (0.24%) SpecFlow
13 30 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
14 27 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (0.18%) Appium
16 21 (0.17%) Ant
17 20 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4406 (34.80%) Finance
2 1388 (10.96%) Retail
3 1141 (9.01%) Banking
4 914 (7.22%) Marketing
5 649 (5.13%) Telecoms
6 523 (4.13%) Legal
7 481 (3.80%) Manufacturing
8 422 (3.33%) Investment Banking
9 366 (2.89%) Retail Banking
10 239 (1.89%) Advertising
11 228 (1.80%) Law
12 156 (1.23%) Front Office
13 150 (1.18%) Electronics
14 145 (1.15%) Back Office
15 138 (1.09%) Automotive
16 131 (1.03%) Billing
17 126 (1.00%) Publishing
18 105 (0.83%) Games
19 99 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
20 96 (0.76%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4004 (31.63%) Project Manager
2 1917 (15.14%) Analyst
3 1009 (7.97%) IT Manager
4 964 (7.61%) Consultant
5 959 (7.58%) Business Analyst
6 823 (6.50%) Senior Manager
7 701 (5.54%) Developer
8 666 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
9 645 (5.09%) Senior Project Manager
10 542 (4.28%) Architect
11 426 (3.36%) Software Project Manager
12 346 (2.73%) Infrastructure Manager
13 344 (2.72%) Delivery Manager
14 340 (2.69%) Development Manager
15 315 (2.49%) Technical Manager
16 312 (2.46%) Agile Project Manager
17 282 (2.23%) Programme Manager
18 279 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
19 252 (1.99%) Software Manager
20 251 (1.98%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 802 (6.33%) .NET
2 695 (5.49%) HTML
3 482 (3.81%) CSS
4 337 (2.66%) XML
5 324 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 316 (2.50%) Web Services
7 220 (1.74%) AngularJS
8 207 (1.64%) HTML5
9 191 (1.51%) jQuery
10 181 (1.43%) .NET Framework
11 137 (1.08%) Middleware
12 135 (1.07%) REST
13 110 (0.87%) SOAP
14 107 (0.85%) JSON
15 94 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
16 86 (0.68%) CSS3
17 85 (0.67%) Entity Framework
18 78 (0.62%) React
19 61 (0.48%) Sass
20 57 (0.45%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1586 (12.53%) Analytical Skills
2 856 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 643 (5.08%) Computer Science
4 491 (3.88%) User Experience
5 400 (3.16%) Data Centre
6 349 (2.76%) PMI
7 245 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 196 (1.55%) Virtual Team
9 180 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
10 174 (1.37%) Mobile App
11 155 (1.22%) Fintech
12 127 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 126 (1.00%) Derivative
14 105 (0.83%) Equities
15 104 (0.82%) Social Media
16 95 (0.75%) Fixed Income
17 91 (0.72%) Driving Licence
18 89 (0.70%) FMCG
19 83 (0.66%) NHS
20 82 (0.65%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 993 (7.84%) Windows
2 468 (3.70%) Linux
3 417 (3.29%) Windows Server
4 345 (2.73%) Unix
5 221 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 180 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 102 (0.81%) Windows 10
8 99 (0.78%) Android
9 97 (0.77%) Windows 7
10 95 (0.75%) Apple iOS
11 64 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 52 (0.41%) Solaris
13 43 (0.34%) Windows 8
14 42 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 40 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 38 (0.30%) CentOS
17 36 (0.28%) AIX
18 22 (0.17%) Ubuntu
19 20 (0.16%) Windows XP
20 14 (0.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3924 (31.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3085 (24.37%) PRINCE2
3 2082 (16.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 1508 (11.91%) ITIL
5 1398 (11.04%) Business Analysis
6 1258 (9.94%) Scrum
7 1257 (9.93%) SDLC
8 1174 (9.27%) Change Management
9 1091 (8.62%) Waterfall
10 930 (7.35%) CRM
11 814 (6.43%) Risk Management
12 755 (5.96%) Service Delivery
13 742 (5.86%) Programme Management
14 740 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
15 736 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
16 691 (5.46%) Mentoring
17 656 (5.18%) E-Commerce
18 653 (5.16%) ERP
19 633 (5.00%) Coaching
20 630 (4.98%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1361 (10.75%) SQL
2 707 (5.58%) C#
3 694 (5.48%) Java
4 667 (5.27%) JavaScript
5 370 (2.92%) C
6 277 (2.19%) Python
7 266 (2.10%) PHP
8 206 (1.63%) T-SQL
9 182 (1.44%) PowerShell
10 168 (1.33%) C++
11 159 (1.26%) Perl
12 126 (1.00%) VB.NET
13 83 (0.66%) R
14 76 (0.60%) Shell Script
15 75 (0.59%) PL/SQL
16 72 (0.57%) Bash Shell
16 72 (0.57%) VB
17 68 (0.54%) VBA
18 66 (0.52%) Ruby
19 53 (0.42%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 2410 (19.04%) Degree
2 730 (5.77%) PMI Certification
3 668 (5.28%) PMP
4 422 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 407 (3.21%) Security Cleared
6 309 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 304 (2.40%) Computer Science Degree
8 273 (2.16%) SC Cleared
9 244 (1.93%) ISEB
10 237 (1.87%) Cisco Certification
11 202 (1.60%) APMP
12 189 (1.49%) CISSP
13 187 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
14 181 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
15 147 (1.16%) CCNA
16 137 (1.08%) CISM
17 125 (0.99%) Master's Degree
18 121 (0.96%) MCSE
19 114 (0.90%) DV Cleared
20 108 (0.85%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 949 (7.50%) PMO
2 839 (6.63%) QA
3 325 (2.57%) SLA
4 191 (1.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 117 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 99 (0.78%) Data Quality
7 96 (0.76%) MiFID
8 82 (0.65%) GDPR
9 59 (0.47%) ISO 9001
10 50 (0.39%) COBIT
11 31 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 30 (0.24%) EMIR
13 28 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 28 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 25 (0.20%) P3O
15 23 (0.18%) HL7
16 21 (0.17%) Basel III
17 19 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
17 19 (0.15%) ISO 9000
18 14 (0.11%) PMBOK
System Software
1 417 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 327 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (1.13%) Hyper-V
4 95 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
5 52 (0.41%) vSphere
6 46 (0.36%) XenApp
7 42 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
8 36 (0.28%) DFS Replication
9 28 (0.22%) Docker
9 28 (0.22%) XenDesktop
10 21 (0.17%) Firmware
11 18 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
12 16 (0.13%) XenServer
13 14 (0.11%) NFS
13 14 (0.11%) Terminal Services
14 11 (0.087%) Oracle RAC
14 11 (0.087%) Shibboleth
15 9 (0.071%) Virtual Desktop
16 8 (0.063%) Microsoft App-V
17 7 (0.055%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 86 (0.68%) Puppet
2 79 (0.62%) SCCM
3 72 (0.57%) Nagios
4 48 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (0.38%) SCOM
5 47 (0.37%) Ansible
6 32 (0.25%) WSUS
7 28 (0.22%) Backup Exec
8 26 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
9 25 (0.20%) SCVMM
10 23 (0.18%) Tivoli
11 21 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 20 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
12 20 (0.16%) NetBackup
13 16 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
13 16 (0.13%) vCenter Server
14 15 (0.12%) SELinux
14 15 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 13 (0.10%) Control-M
15 13 (0.10%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1870 (14.77%) Microsoft
2 823 (6.50%) SAP
3 780 (6.16%) Oracle
4 523 (4.13%) VMware
5 426 (3.36%) Cisco
6 327 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
7 179 (1.41%) HP
8 173 (1.37%) Citrix
9 150 (1.18%) IBM
10 149 (1.18%) Tableau
11 122 (0.96%) Adobe
12 117 (0.92%) ServiceNow
13 114 (0.90%) Google
14 110 (0.87%) Juniper
15 105 (0.83%) CheckPoint
16 104 (0.82%) Red Hat
17 99 (0.78%) Cognizant
18 85 (0.67%) NetApp
19 78 (0.62%) Murex
20 74 (0.58%) Palo Alto
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