The median annual salary for a Project Planner was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planner
UK
Rank 833 942 920
Rank change year-on-year +109 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Planner 34 22 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.021% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.022% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 24
Median salary £33,500 £38,750 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.54% -1.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,450 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -14.10% +11.42%  

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 81759 99530 102645
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67832 83314 83806
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Planner
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planner in the UK

Project Planner
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Project Planner in the UK

Project Planner
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Project Planner in the UK

Project Planner
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planner 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 +105 33 £33,500 -10.66% 1
West Midlands +38 11 £30,000 -28.57%
Yorkshire +33 9 £32,500 -10.34%
Bradford - 9 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £32,500 -
Birmingham +16 7 £32,500 -22.61%
East Midlands +11 5 £47,500 +143.58%
Lincolnshire - 5 £47,500 -
South East +76 3 £40,000 -5.88%
South West +16 3 £52,500 +114.28%
Bristol +6 3 £52,500 +114.28%
Lincoln - 3 £47,500 -
London +71 2 £65,000 +67.74% 1
Hampshire +23 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Farnborough - 2 £40,000 -
Smethwick - 2 £30,000 -
Surrey +35 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Redhill - 1 £45,000 -
South Wales - 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £32,500 -
Wales - 1 - -

Project Planner Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Project Planner 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 Planner in the job title.

1 42 (62.69%) MS Project
2 41 (61.19%) Finance
3 35 (52.24%) PMO
4 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
5 28 (41.79%) MS Excel
6 25 (37.31%) Project Management
7 21 (31.34%) Project Planning
7 21 (31.34%) Coaching
8 16 (23.88%) PRINCE2
8 16 (23.88%) Programme Management
9 13 (19.40%) Earned Value Management
10 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
11 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared
11 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
11 11 (16.42%) MS Office
12 10 (14.93%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (13.43%) Degree
13 9 (13.43%) Risk Management
13 9 (13.43%) Risk Analysis
14 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (8.96%) Logistics
15 6 (8.96%) Software Delivery
15 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (8.96%) Primavera
16 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
16 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
16 5 (7.46%) ANOVA
16 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
16 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
16 5 (7.46%) iPad

Project Planner Skill Set
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 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (62.69%) MS Project
2 28 (41.79%) MS Excel
3 11 (16.42%) MS Office
4 10 (14.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Primavera
General
1 41 (61.19%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Marketing
3 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Avionics
4 1 (1.49%) French Language
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.46%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Project Management
2 21 (31.34%) Coaching
2 21 (31.34%) Project Planning
3 16 (23.88%) PRINCE2
3 16 (23.88%) Programme Management
4 13 (19.40%) Earned Value Management
5 12 (17.91%) Mentoring
6 9 (13.43%) Risk Analysis
6 9 (13.43%) Risk Management
7 7 (10.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.96%) Logistics
8 6 (8.96%) Software Delivery
9 5 (7.46%) ANOVA
9 5 (7.46%) Budget Control
9 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.97%) Resource Management
11 3 (4.48%) Change Control
11 3 (4.48%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.99%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) SC Cleared
1 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.43%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (52.24%) PMO
2 2 (2.99%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
3 1 (1.49%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.49%) SAP
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