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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
UK
Rank 25 18 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 6337 9070 10336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.46% 8.78% 9.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.38% 9.92% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4991 7105 8007
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

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 75633 91466 92413
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.55% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62140 75689 74754
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 March 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 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 -7 5902 £52,500 +1.94% 820
London -4 2563 £59,500 +3.47% 317
South East -1 1100 £50,000 - 147
West Midlands -3 456 £47,500 +5.55% 69
City of London +3 450 £60,000 -4.00% 79
East of England -12 405 £47,500 -5.00% 56
South West -2 380 £48,000 +6.66% 65
Yorkshire -9 369 £45,000 - 48
North West -28 351 £47,500 +5.55% 71
West Yorkshire +1 267 £45,000 - 34
Berkshire -1 264 £54,500 -0.90% 22
Hampshire -5 232 £45,000 -10.00% 37
Manchester -30 218 £47,500 - 46
East Midlands -6 202 £47,500 +4.97% 33
Surrey +1 198 £52,500 +6.06% 25
Birmingham -4 184 £50,000 +3.09% 31
Scotland -12 182 £50,000 - 38
Leeds 0 180 £45,000 -5.26% 23
Bristol +9 162 £50,000 +11.11% 28
Hertfordshire -17 156 £50,000 -9.09% 15
Edinburgh -8 118 £54,300 +3.42% 24
East Sussex +44 100 £60,000 +36.36% 2
Oxfordshire -11 85 £47,500 - 16
Cambridgeshire -21 85 £50,000 +5.26% 14
Reading -15 83 £55,000 +4.76% 3
West Sussex +6 78 £52,500 - 12
Wales -3 78 £40,000 - 13
Buckinghamshire -20 75 £55,000 +20.21% 19
Southampton +2 71 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Brighton +41 69 £60,000 +33.33% 1

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 4475 (33.89%) Finance
2 4138 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3337 (25.27%) PRINCE2
4 2454 (18.59%) Degree
5 2258 (17.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 1955 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 1638 (12.41%) MS Excel
8 1536 (11.63%) ITIL
9 1457 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
10 1367 (10.35%) SQL
11 1351 (10.23%) Business Analysis
12 1260 (9.54%) Scrum
13 1167 (8.84%) SDLC
14 1158 (8.77%) Change Management
15 1110 (8.41%) Retail
16 1084 (8.21%) PMO
17 1038 (7.86%) Waterfall
18 1004 (7.60%) SQL Server
19 992 (7.51%) Banking
20 974 (7.38%) CRM
21 953 (7.22%) Windows
22 903 (6.84%) .NET
23 893 (6.76%) Marketing
24 845 (6.40%) Service Delivery
25 833 (6.31%) Telecoms
26 830 (6.29%) HTML
27 824 (6.24%) QA
28 820 (6.21%) SAP
29 812 (6.15%) MS Project
30 811 (6.14%) Oracle

Project Management
Top Related 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
1 472 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 208 (1.58%) IIS
3 205 (1.55%) CMS
4 178 (1.35%) MS Exchange
5 154 (1.17%) Apache
6 114 (0.86%) Tomcat
7 112 (0.85%) Confluence
8 106 (0.80%) SAS
9 86 (0.65%) JBoss
10 85 (0.64%) Skype for Business
11 66 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
12 58 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
13 57 (0.43%) WebSphere
14 56 (0.42%) WordPress
15 49 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
16 43 (0.33%) Umbraco
17 41 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 36 (0.27%) Drupal
18 36 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
19 34 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1638 (12.41%) MS Excel
2 812 (6.15%) MS Project
3 759 (5.75%) MS Office
4 505 (3.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 344 (2.61%) MS Visio
6 46 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
7 41 (0.31%) Photoshop
8 38 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
9 35 (0.27%) SPSS
10 13 (0.098%) Acrobat
10 13 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
11 11 (0.083%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 11 (0.083%) AutoCAD
12 5 (0.038%) Final Cut Pro
12 5 (0.038%) InVision
13 4 (0.030%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (0.030%) Autodesk Inventor
13 4 (0.030%) PTC Creo
13 4 (0.030%) SOLIDWORKS
14 3 (0.023%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 182 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 127 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 72 (0.55%) SAP SCM
4 63 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 54 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 50 (0.38%) SAP FI
7 49 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
8 46 (0.35%) NetSuite
9 45 (0.34%) SAP HCM
10 44 (0.33%) Magento
10 44 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
11 41 (0.31%) SAP ERP
12 40 (0.30%) SAP CO
12 40 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
13 39 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
13 39 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
14 35 (0.27%) SAP R/3
15 34 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
15 34 (0.26%) Oracle Retail
16 31 (0.23%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 377 (2.86%) SaaS
2 303 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 289 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 257 (1.95%) Office 365
5 113 (0.86%) IaaS
6 101 (0.76%) PaaS
7 85 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
8 60 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
9 58 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
10 55 (0.42%) Google Analytics
11 43 (0.33%) GitHub
12 31 (0.23%) Force.com
13 20 (0.15%) G Suite
14 19 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
14 19 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
15 15 (0.11%) Amazon S3
15 15 (0.11%) Trello
16 14 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 12 (0.091%) Google Cloud Platform
17 12 (0.091%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 444 (3.36%) Firewall
2 273 (2.07%) WAN
3 260 (1.97%) LAN
4 235 (1.78%) DNS
5 225 (1.70%) Internet
6 179 (1.36%) SAN
7 159 (1.20%) VPN
8 151 (1.14%) Network Security
8 151 (1.14%) VoIP
9 148 (1.12%) Wireless
10 147 (1.11%) TCP/IP
11 137 (1.04%) Intranet
12 130 (0.98%) DHCP
13 106 (0.80%) HTTP
14 89 (0.67%) VLAN
15 81 (0.61%) LDAP
16 78 (0.59%) Skype
17 76 (0.58%) MPLS
18 70 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
19 68 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1004 (7.60%) SQL Server
2 348 (2.64%) Big Data
3 284 (2.15%) MySQL
4 271 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 269 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
6 257 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 195 (1.48%) Relational Database
8 108 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 99 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
10 90 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 88 (0.67%) GIS
12 85 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 78 (0.59%) QlikView
14 73 (0.55%) Hadoop
15 72 (0.55%) Oracle Database
16 70 (0.53%) DB2
17 69 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
18 64 (0.48%) SAP HANA
19 62 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
20 61 (0.46%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 435 (3.29%) JIRA
2 187 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 136 (1.03%) Jenkins
4 134 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 127 (0.96%) Subversion
6 114 (0.86%) Visual Studio
7 107 (0.81%) Selenium
8 52 (0.39%) Eclipse
9 47 (0.36%) Maven
10 45 (0.34%) Cucumber
11 34 (0.26%) JUnit
12 33 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
13 32 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 31 (0.23%) HP UFT
15 30 (0.23%) TeamCity
16 29 (0.22%) Axure RP
17 27 (0.20%) Hudson
18 26 (0.20%) Appium
19 25 (0.19%) Ant
19 25 (0.19%) Grunt
General
1 4475 (33.89%) Finance
2 1110 (8.41%) Retail
3 992 (7.51%) Banking
4 893 (6.76%) Marketing
5 833 (6.31%) Telecoms
6 491 (3.72%) Legal
7 459 (3.48%) Manufacturing
8 226 (1.71%) Law
9 217 (1.64%) Advertising
10 180 (1.36%) Back Office
11 176 (1.33%) Publishing
12 141 (1.07%) Front Office
13 139 (1.05%) Investment Banking
14 133 (1.01%) Billing
15 125 (0.95%) Automotive
16 121 (0.92%) Electronics
17 114 (0.86%) Financial Institution
18 108 (0.82%) French Language
19 106 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
20 82 (0.62%) Games
Job Titles
1 4171 (31.59%) Project Manager
2 1889 (14.31%) Analyst
3 1113 (8.43%) IT Manager
4 897 (6.79%) Business Analyst
5 896 (6.79%) Consultant
6 840 (6.36%) Developer
7 803 (6.08%) Senior Manager
8 704 (5.33%) IT Project Manager
9 682 (5.17%) Architect
10 644 (4.88%) Senior Project Manager
11 408 (3.09%) Software Project Manager
12 394 (2.98%) Infrastructure Manager
13 354 (2.68%) Agile Project Manager
14 353 (2.67%) Technical Manager
15 351 (2.66%) Solutions Architect
16 340 (2.58%) Delivery Manager
17 311 (2.36%) Programme Manager
18 307 (2.33%) Development Manager
19 282 (2.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
20 270 (2.04%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 903 (6.84%) .NET
2 830 (6.29%) HTML
3 606 (4.59%) CSS
4 383 (2.90%) Web Services
5 371 (2.81%) XML
6 284 (2.15%) AngularJS
7 265 (2.01%) ASP.NET
8 215 (1.63%) jQuery
9 189 (1.43%) HTML5
10 160 (1.21%) Middleware
11 136 (1.03%) .NET Framework
11 136 (1.03%) REST
12 133 (1.01%) SOAP
13 112 (0.85%) React
14 85 (0.64%) Ember.js
14 85 (0.64%) JSON
15 81 (0.61%) ASP.NET MVC
16 80 (0.61%) CSS3
17 79 (0.60%) J2EE
18 73 (0.55%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1457 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
2 779 (5.90%) Management Information System
3 639 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 567 (4.29%) Data Centre
5 468 (3.54%) User Experience
6 384 (2.91%) PMI
7 189 (1.43%) Virtual Team
8 187 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
9 164 (1.24%) Mobile App
10 161 (1.22%) Fintech
11 127 (0.96%) Driving Licence
12 112 (0.85%) Social Media
13 110 (0.83%) NHS
14 91 (0.69%) Replication
15 87 (0.66%) Derivative
16 85 (0.64%) FMCG
17 76 (0.58%) iPad
18 64 (0.48%) CMDB
19 62 (0.47%) Fixed Income
20 57 (0.43%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 953 (7.22%) Windows
2 554 (4.20%) Linux
3 417 (3.16%) Windows Server
4 362 (2.74%) Unix
5 247 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
6 179 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 122 (0.92%) Apple iOS
8 113 (0.86%) Android
9 100 (0.76%) Windows 7
10 85 (0.64%) Windows 10
11 81 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 71 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 61 (0.46%) Solaris
14 41 (0.31%) Windows 8
15 30 (0.23%) SUSE
16 26 (0.20%) Ubuntu
17 23 (0.17%) Mac OS X
18 22 (0.17%) AIX
19 16 (0.12%) Debian
19 16 (0.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4138 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
2 3337 (25.27%) PRINCE2
3 2258 (17.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 1536 (11.63%) ITIL
5 1351 (10.23%) Business Analysis
6 1260 (9.54%) Scrum
7 1167 (8.84%) SDLC
8 1158 (8.77%) Change Management
9 1038 (7.86%) Waterfall
10 974 (7.38%) CRM
11 845 (6.40%) Service Delivery
12 808 (6.12%) Risk Management
13 772 (5.85%) Continuous Improvement
14 734 (5.56%) Programme Management
15 715 (5.42%) Service Management
16 700 (5.30%) Mentoring
17 690 (5.23%) Line Management
18 673 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
19 646 (4.89%) ERP
20 644 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1367 (10.35%) SQL
2 811 (6.14%) Java
3 767 (5.81%) JavaScript
4 708 (5.36%) C#
5 329 (2.49%) C
6 318 (2.41%) PHP
7 268 (2.03%) Python
8 182 (1.38%) Perl
9 160 (1.21%) C++
10 155 (1.17%) T-SQL
11 144 (1.09%) PowerShell
12 133 (1.01%) VB.NET
13 86 (0.65%) Bash Shell
14 85 (0.64%) PL/SQL
15 81 (0.61%) VB
16 69 (0.52%) VBA
17 68 (0.52%) ABAP
18 55 (0.42%) R
18 55 (0.42%) Shell Script
19 54 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2454 (18.59%) Degree
2 785 (5.95%) PMP
3 774 (5.86%) PMI Certification
4 483 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 410 (3.11%) Security Cleared
6 295 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 287 (2.17%) ISEB
8 283 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
9 263 (1.99%) APMP
10 258 (1.95%) SC Cleared
11 207 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
12 168 (1.27%) CISSP
13 150 (1.14%) CCNA
14 144 (1.09%) MCSE
15 141 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
16 127 (0.96%) CCNP
17 122 (0.92%) CISM
18 109 (0.83%) DV Cleared
19 96 (0.73%) ISTQB
20 88 (0.67%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1084 (8.21%) PMO
2 824 (6.24%) QA
3 298 (2.26%) SLA
4 180 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 145 (1.10%) PCI DSS
6 120 (0.91%) MiFID
7 71 (0.54%) COBIT
8 65 (0.49%) Data Quality
9 56 (0.42%) ISO 9001
10 33 (0.25%) GDPR
11 29 (0.22%) EMIR
11 29 (0.22%) PMBOK
12 27 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 26 (0.20%) ISO 9000
13 26 (0.20%) P3O
14 19 (0.14%) ISO 14001
15 16 (0.12%) ISO22301
16 15 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
17 14 (0.11%) FATCA
18 12 (0.091%) WCAG
System Software
1 390 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 359 (2.72%) Active Directory
3 176 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 76 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 57 (0.43%) VMware ESX
6 50 (0.38%) vSphere
7 45 (0.34%) XenApp
8 33 (0.25%) Firmware
9 24 (0.18%) XenDesktop
10 23 (0.17%) Docker
11 21 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
12 20 (0.15%) Terminal Services
13 17 (0.13%) NFS
14 14 (0.11%) XenServer
15 11 (0.083%) Shibboleth
15 11 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
16 10 (0.076%) DFS Replication
16 10 (0.076%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 9 (0.068%) Terminal Server
17 9 (0.068%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 114 (0.86%) Puppet
2 94 (0.71%) SCCM
3 58 (0.44%) SCOM
4 57 (0.43%) Nagios
5 50 (0.38%) SCVMM
6 46 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 39 (0.30%) Ansible
8 36 (0.27%) NetBackup
9 31 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
9 31 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
10 29 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
11 28 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
12 22 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
13 21 (0.16%) Control-M
13 21 (0.16%) WSUS
14 20 (0.15%) OpenView
15 18 (0.14%) SELinux
16 16 (0.12%) Backup Exec
17 14 (0.11%) Tivoli
18 13 (0.098%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1955 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 820 (6.21%) SAP
3 811 (6.14%) Oracle
4 615 (4.66%) VMware
5 533 (4.04%) Cisco
6 327 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
7 311 (2.36%) HP
8 194 (1.47%) Citrix
9 162 (1.23%) IBM
10 146 (1.11%) Juniper
11 144 (1.09%) CheckPoint
12 129 (0.98%) Google
13 126 (0.95%) Tableau
14 121 (0.92%) Red Hat
15 116 (0.88%) NetApp
16 106 (0.80%) EMC
17 85 (0.64%) ServiceNow
18 84 (0.64%) Adobe
19 79 (0.60%) F5
20 73 (0.55%) Cognos
Guildford, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Stonewater
Salary: Circa £50,000 (subject to experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Stonewater
Salary: circa £60,000 (subject to experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vadis People
Salary: c£40,000 - £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum £50-65k + car bens etc.
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + bonus+benefit package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + bonus, holidays, pension and flexi benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
GBL Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 18 hours ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Thatcham, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday