The median annual salary for a Project Planner was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Project Planner
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 858 879 967
Rank change year-on-year +21 +88  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Planner 12 34 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.035% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.036% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 12 30 16
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £43,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +38.88%  

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 85523 94943 107102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.54% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69945 79998 88268
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Planner in the UK

Project Planner
Top 15 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 23 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 +34 12 £35,000 -26.31% 2
London +9 5 £30,000 -45.45%
Yorkshire +8 3 £35,000 -41.66%
West Midlands +14 2 £32,250 -23.21%
West Yorkshire +12 2 £36,250 -39.58%
Leeds +4 2 £36,250 -39.58%
Birmingham +11 1 £42,500 +1.19%
Warwickshire - 1 £22,000 -
South West - 1 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £32,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £35,000 -
Rugby - 1 £22,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £32,500 -

Project Planner Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 30 (65.22%) Microsoft Project
2 29 (63.04%) PMO
3 27 (58.70%) Finance
4 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 19 (41.30%) Project Management
5 19 (41.30%) Project Planning
6 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
7 12 (26.09%) Coaching
8 11 (23.91%) Earned Value Management
9 10 (21.74%) Programme Management
10 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
10 8 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
11 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
11 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
11 7 (15.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 7 (15.22%) Work Breakdown Structure
12 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
13 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
13 5 (10.87%) Budget Control
13 5 (10.87%) Demand Management
13 5 (10.87%) ANOVA
13 5 (10.87%) Change Control
13 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
14 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (8.70%) Change Management
15 3 (6.52%) Primavera
15 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
15 3 (6.52%) MS Visio

Project Planner 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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (65.22%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (15.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Primavera
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.35%) SAP ERP
General
1 27 (58.70%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Avionics
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Project Management
1 19 (41.30%) Project Planning
2 12 (26.09%) Coaching
3 11 (23.91%) Earned Value Management
4 10 (21.74%) Programme Management
5 8 (17.39%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (15.22%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
8 5 (10.87%) ANOVA
8 5 (10.87%) Budget Control
8 5 (10.87%) Change Control
8 5 (10.87%) Demand Management
8 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.70%) Change Management
9 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.52%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (63.04%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) JD Edwards
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) SAP
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