Project Planning Jobs

Project Planning
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Project Planning skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Project Planning over the 6 months leading up to 19 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
19 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 324 331 468
Rank change year-on-year +7 +137 +9
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 881 957 1,351
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.80% 1.03% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.08% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 496 395 648
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £38,734 £46,401 £44,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -16.67% +4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £65,063 £72,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,293 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -11.82% -4.55% +10.00%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Project Planning falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 90,810 88,242 165,721
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 82.65% 95.42% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 62,635 53,650 83,244
10th Percentile £29,750 £33,818 £33,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £43,896
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +8.81%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Project Planning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in the UK

Project Planning
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Planning.

Salary trend for Project Planning in the UK

Project Planning
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Planning over the 6 months to 19 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Project Planning in the UK

Project Planning
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the UK over the 6 months to 19 June 2024. 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
Jobs
England +10 748 £50,000 -13.42% 257
UK excluding London -23 684 £46,293 -11.82% 191
Work from Home -89 262 £52,500 -4.55% 122
South East -4 212 £46,293 -5.52% 43
London +75 171 £60,000 -7.69% 80
North of England -30 131 £45,000 -14.29% 28
Midlands -65 94 £55,000 -24.14% 54
North West -21 84 £45,000 -18.92% 12
Scotland -44 78 £65,066 +30.13% 13
South West -20 70 £42,043 -22.86% 42
East of England -15 62 £40,000 -33.33% 17
West Midlands -60 52 £55,000 -24.14% 26
Yorkshire +15 42 £56,250 +12.50% 12
East Midlands -14 38 £45,000 - 28
Wales +10 28 £40,553 -4.58% 3
Northern Ireland +2 5 - - 1
North East -15 5 - - 6
Channel Islands - 4 £85,000 -

Project Planning
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (6.13%) Apache
2 36 (4.09%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.38%) Microsoft Exchange
4 9 (1.02%) CMS
4 9 (1.02%) Confluence
5 5 (0.57%) ArcGIS
5 5 (0.57%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.23%) Anypoint
7 1 (0.11%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (8.29%) Microsoft Office
2 70 (7.95%) Microsoft Excel
3 57 (6.47%) Microsoft Project
4 30 (3.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 13 (1.48%) AutoCAD
5 13 (1.48%) MS Visio
6 12 (1.36%) Sketch
7 11 (1.25%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.45%) Revit
9 2 (0.23%) Trello
Business Applications
1 48 (5.45%) Primavera
2 11 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.68%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.34%) Maximo
4 3 (0.34%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.23%) Salesforce CRM
5 2 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.11%) iTrent
6 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.11%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.11%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 75 (8.51%) Azure
2 55 (6.24%) Microsoft 365
3 54 (6.13%) Amazon S3
4 44 (4.99%) Figma
5 39 (4.43%) Power Platform
6 36 (4.09%) AWS
7 32 (3.63%) SurveyMonkey
8 26 (2.95%) GCP
9 15 (1.70%) Dynamics 365
10 12 (1.36%) iTunes
11 10 (1.14%) Entra ID
12 9 (1.02%) Azure DevOps
13 8 (0.91%) SaaS
14 7 (0.79%) Mimecast
15 6 (0.68%) Collibra
15 6 (0.68%) PowerApps
16 5 (0.57%) Miro
16 5 (0.57%) OneDrive
17 4 (0.45%) Serverless
17 4 (0.45%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 93 (10.56%) Firewall
2 61 (6.92%) VPN
3 57 (6.47%) Internet
4 54 (6.13%) IPsec
4 54 (6.13%) SNMP
5 30 (3.41%) VoIP
6 17 (1.93%) LAN
6 17 (1.93%) Network Security
7 15 (1.70%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (1.36%) SSL
9 10 (1.14%) WAN
10 7 (0.79%) Unified Communications
11 6 (0.68%) Broadband
12 5 (0.57%) Wireshark
13 4 (0.45%) DNS
13 4 (0.45%) SAN
14 3 (0.34%) 5G
14 3 (0.34%) VLAN
14 3 (0.34%) WebEx
14 3 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (6.36%) MongoDB
2 54 (6.13%) Elasticsearch
3 32 (3.63%) SQL Server
4 21 (2.38%) Power BI
5 16 (1.82%) MySQL
6 9 (1.02%) Geospatial Data
6 9 (1.02%) GIS
7 8 (0.91%) MariaDB
7 8 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (0.91%) Spatial Data
8 7 (0.79%) SAP HANA
9 6 (0.68%) Amazon QuickSight
9 6 (0.68%) MS Access
9 6 (0.68%) Tableau
10 5 (0.57%) Electronic Patient Records
11 3 (0.34%) Ataccama
12 1 (0.11%) DTS
12 1 (0.11%) Metadata
12 1 (0.11%) QGIS
12 1 (0.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (4.65%) JIRA
2 6 (0.68%) Hudson
3 5 (0.57%) Git
4 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.11%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 305 (34.62%) Social Skills
2 287 (32.58%) Finance
3 187 (21.23%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 134 (15.21%) Manufacturing
5 111 (12.60%) Analytical Skills
6 90 (10.22%) Electronics
7 78 (8.85%) Marketing
8 69 (7.83%) Retail
9 65 (7.38%) Law
10 60 (6.81%) Public Sector
11 54 (6.13%) Presentation Skills
12 43 (4.88%) Legal
12 43 (4.88%) Organisational Skills
13 33 (3.75%) Telecoms
14 32 (3.63%) Social Science
15 25 (2.84%) Banking
16 24 (2.72%) Pharmaceutical
17 16 (1.82%) Police
18 14 (1.59%) Influencing Skills
19 11 (1.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 262 (29.74%) Project Manager
2 94 (10.67%) Consultant
2 94 (10.67%) Lead
3 83 (9.42%) Electronics Engineer
4 77 (8.74%) Junior
5 71 (8.06%) Development Engineer
5 71 (8.06%) Graduate
5 71 (8.06%) Graduate Development Engineer
5 71 (8.06%) Graduate Electronics Engineer
5 71 (8.06%) Junior Electronics Engineer
6 69 (7.83%) Analyst
7 67 (7.60%) Senior
8 54 (6.13%) NetApp Consultant
9 44 (4.99%) Project Planner
10 43 (4.88%) IT Engineer
11 40 (4.54%) IT Manager
12 36 (4.09%) IT Support
13 35 (3.97%) IT Support Engineer
13 35 (3.97%) Support Engineer
14 32 (3.63%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (6.13%) RabbitMQ
1 54 (6.13%) YAML
2 25 (2.84%) .NET
3 12 (1.36%) HTML
4 11 (1.25%) CSS
5 8 (0.91%) EDI
6 7 (0.79%) Middleware
6 7 (0.79%) React
7 6 (0.68%) Node.js
8 5 (0.57%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.57%) ADO
8 5 (0.57%) AngularJS
8 5 (0.57%) React Native
8 5 (0.57%) Vue
9 4 (0.45%) .NET Core
9 4 (0.45%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.45%) Lambda Expressions
9 4 (0.45%) RESTful
9 4 (0.45%) Serverless Framework
9 4 (0.45%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 82 (9.31%) Management Information System
2 68 (7.72%) Data Centre
3 33 (3.75%) Driving Licence
4 30 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
5 22 (2.50%) Fat Client
5 22 (2.50%) Thin Client
6 19 (2.16%) Renewable Energy
7 17 (1.93%) Product Ownership
8 16 (1.82%) Market Risk
9 15 (1.70%) PMI
10 14 (1.59%) NHS
11 13 (1.48%) Legacy Systems
11 13 (1.48%) Onboarding
12 12 (1.36%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
13 10 (1.14%) FMCG
13 10 (1.14%) Freedom of Information
14 9 (1.02%) Analogue Electronics
14 9 (1.02%) Digital Signage
15 7 (0.79%) Team-Oriented Environment
Operating Systems
1 99 (11.24%) Windows
2 78 (8.85%) Linux
3 54 (6.13%) Data ONTAP
4 27 (3.06%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.82%) Android
6 11 (1.25%) Windows 10
7 7 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.11%) Unix
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (48.13%) Project Management
2 221 (25.09%) Project Delivery
3 211 (23.95%) Problem-Solving
4 181 (20.54%) Agile
5 139 (15.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 119 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 112 (12.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 102 (11.58%) Budget Management
9 92 (10.44%) Change Management
10 88 (9.99%) Actionable Insight
11 83 (9.42%) Schematic Capture
12 79 (8.97%) Risk Management
13 77 (8.74%) Mentoring
14 76 (8.63%) Roadmaps
15 70 (7.95%) Requirements Gathering
16 69 (7.83%) User Experience
17 60 (6.81%) Release Management
18 59 (6.70%) Data Management
19 58 (6.58%) Infrastructure Management
19 58 (6.58%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (7.95%) Python
2 41 (4.65%) SQL
3 32 (3.63%) R
4 20 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 18 (2.04%) C#
6 8 (0.91%) PHP
7 6 (0.68%) Apex Code
7 6 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.45%) Java
9 3 (0.34%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.23%) C++
10 2 (0.23%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.11%) ABAP
11 1 (0.11%) C
11 1 (0.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 274 (31.10%) Degree
2 65 (7.38%) Security Cleared
3 41 (4.65%) Master's Degree
4 34 (3.86%) PMI Certification
4 34 (3.86%) PMP
5 32 (3.63%) PhD
6 26 (2.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 21 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (2.38%) SC Cleared
8 15 (1.70%) DBS Check
9 11 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 10 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (1.02%) APMG
12 8 (0.91%) CompTIA Security+
12 8 (0.91%) HNC
12 8 (0.91%) Network+ Certification
12 8 (0.91%) NVQ Level 3
13 5 (0.57%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.57%) DV Cleared
13 5 (0.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (10.33%) QA
2 38 (4.31%) PMO
3 32 (3.63%) SLA
4 20 (2.27%) Accessibility
5 18 (2.04%) GDPR
6 17 (1.93%) Data Quality
7 12 (1.36%) PCI DSS
8 11 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (0.68%) GRC
9 6 (0.68%) NEBOSH
10 5 (0.57%) NCSC
10 5 (0.57%) SEPA
10 5 (0.57%) TARGET2
11 3 (0.34%) HAZOP
11 3 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.34%) NIST
12 2 (0.23%) COBIT
13 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.11%) HIPAA
13 1 (0.11%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 84 (9.53%) Embedded Firmware
1 84 (9.53%) Firmware
2 67 (7.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (6.81%) Docker
4 39 (4.43%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) Lustre
Systems Management
1 60 (6.81%) Kubernetes
2 56 (6.36%) Ansible
3 54 (6.13%) Prometheus
3 54 (6.13%) vCenter Server
4 22 (2.50%) SCCM
5 8 (0.91%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (0.57%) CSIRT
6 5 (0.57%) Graphite
7 4 (0.45%) Terraform
8 3 (0.34%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.11%) CASB
Vendors
1 189 (21.45%) Microsoft
2 86 (9.76%) EMC
3 68 (7.72%) VMware
4 55 (6.24%) Palo Alto
5 54 (6.13%) NetApp
5 54 (6.13%) Red Hat
5 54 (6.13%) SolidFire
6 32 (3.63%) Qualtrics
7 30 (3.41%) SAP
8 16 (1.82%) ServiceNow
9 14 (1.59%) Salesforce
10 13 (1.48%) Sage
11 10 (1.14%) Cisco
12 9 (1.02%) Oracle
13 8 (0.91%) Sophos
13 8 (0.91%) Sun
14 7 (0.79%) Mapbox
14 7 (0.79%) Meraki
15 6 (0.68%) Jitterbit
15 6 (0.68%) Talend