The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
UK
Rank 373 323 343
Rank change year-on-year -50 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Project Planning 641 989 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.96% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.09% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 502 727 691
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £31,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -  

Project Planning 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 75650 91140 91950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.53% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62160 75461 74357
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 Planning
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in the UK

Project Planning
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Project Planning in the UK

Project Planning
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Planning in the UK

Project Planning
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 Planning within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -32 608 £52,500 +5.00% 77
London -17 257 £60,000 - 28
South East -12 122 £50,000 +8.69% 15
West Midlands +7 48 £42,500 +8.36% 9
Yorkshire +26 47 £47,500 +10.46% 1
West Yorkshire +31 41 £47,500 +9.19% 1
East Midlands +24 41 £47,500 +18.01% 4
East of England +7 34 £55,000 +7.31% 5
City of London +29 31 £70,000 +3.70% 6
Bradford +24 29 £45,000 +4.65% 1
North West -61 28 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Birmingham +9 26 £40,000 - 4
Surrey -15 25 £55,000 +19.56% 4
South West -7 24 £38,000 -8.43% 8
Berkshire +30 22 £48,750 -11.36% 2
Hertfordshire +15 20 £55,000 +25.71% 1
Hampshire +11 17 £50,000 -10.71% 3
West Sussex +8 16 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Oxfordshire +1 16 £37,500 -30.23%
Manchester -36 16 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Nottingham +13 15 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +9 15 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Watford +2 12 £55,000 +59.42%
Bristol -8 12 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Lincolnshire - 12 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +3 11 £45,000 +2.85% 2
Leeds +5 10 £50,000 -
Somerset -4 10 £32,500 +51.16%
Rickmansworth - 10 £55,000 -
Egham +10 8 - -

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 554 (41.53%) Project Management
2 487 (36.51%) Finance
3 376 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
4 360 (26.99%) PRINCE2
5 297 (22.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 274 (20.54%) Microsoft
7 272 (20.39%) MS Excel
8 201 (15.07%) MS Project
9 174 (13.04%) Degree
10 165 (12.37%) Scrum
11 159 (11.92%) PMO
12 146 (10.94%) Change Management
13 141 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
14 138 (10.34%) Retail
15 134 (10.04%) SQL
16 131 (9.82%) SAP
17 114 (8.55%) Change Control
18 110 (8.25%) ITIL
19 108 (8.10%) Programme Management
20 106 (7.95%) MS Office
21 105 (7.87%) Windows
22 100 (7.50%) CRM
23 98 (7.35%) SDLC
24 97 (7.27%) Risk Management
25 96 (7.20%) Waterfall
26 94 (7.05%) Manufacturing
27 93 (6.97%) Banking
28 91 (6.82%) QA
29 88 (6.60%) PMP
30 85 (6.37%) PMI Certification

Project Planning
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 53 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 27 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 21 (1.57%) CMS
3 21 (1.57%) Confluence
4 17 (1.27%) IIS
5 14 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (1.05%) SAS
6 13 (0.97%) Apache
7 10 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (0.60%) NetWeaver
9 7 (0.52%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.45%) JBoss
10 6 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.45%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
12 4 (0.30%) MQSeries
12 4 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.30%) WordPress
13 3 (0.22%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 272 (20.39%) MS Excel
2 201 (15.07%) MS Project
3 106 (7.95%) MS Office
4 78 (5.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 45 (3.37%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.15%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.15%) SPSS
8 1 (0.075%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.075%) Zemax
Business Applications
1 31 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.57%) SAP PM
3 20 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (1.35%) SAP R/3
5 16 (1.20%) SAP QM
6 14 (1.05%) BASE24
7 12 (0.90%) SAP SCM
8 11 (0.82%) Workday HCM
9 10 (0.75%) SAP ERP
9 10 (0.75%) SAP FI
10 7 (0.52%) Postilion
10 7 (0.52%) SAP Retail
10 7 (0.52%) Workfront
11 6 (0.45%) Bankmaster
11 6 (0.45%) CA PPM
11 6 (0.45%) Finacle
11 6 (0.45%) Misys Equation
11 6 (0.45%) Primavera
11 6 (0.45%) Temenos T24
12 5 (0.37%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (1.95%) SaaS
3 25 (1.87%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (1.27%) Office 365
5 10 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.52%) Yammer
7 5 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.22%) Basecamp
8 3 (0.22%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.22%) PaaS
8 3 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.15%) GitHub
9 2 (0.15%) IaaS
10 1 (0.075%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.075%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.075%) G Suite
10 1 (0.075%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.075%) Slack
10 1 (0.075%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.37%) Firewall
2 38 (2.85%) WAN
3 37 (2.77%) LAN
4 30 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 24 (1.80%) DNS
5 24 (1.80%) Internet
6 22 (1.65%) DHCP
7 21 (1.57%) VoIP
8 19 (1.42%) VPN
9 16 (1.20%) SSL
10 15 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (0.97%) ATM
12 12 (0.90%) MPLS
13 10 (0.75%) SAN
13 10 (0.75%) Wireless
14 9 (0.67%) VLAN
15 8 (0.60%) LDAP
15 8 (0.60%) Network Security
16 7 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
16 7 (0.52%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (5.02%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (1.65%) MySQL
5 18 (1.35%) Big Data
6 15 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
7 13 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (0.90%) MS Access
8 12 (0.90%) Relational Database
9 10 (0.75%) GIS
9 10 (0.75%) Hadoop
9 10 (0.75%) Oracle Database
9 10 (0.75%) SAP HANA
10 9 (0.67%) Power BI
11 8 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
11 8 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
11 8 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (0.52%) Base SAS
12 7 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 57 (4.27%) JIRA
2 32 (2.40%) Git (software)
3 23 (1.72%) LSMW
3 23 (1.72%) Subversion
4 19 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (1.20%) Cucumber
6 14 (1.05%) SpecFlow
7 10 (0.75%) Visual Studio
8 9 (0.67%) HP UFT
9 8 (0.60%) Jenkins
9 8 (0.60%) Selenium
10 6 (0.45%) JUnit
10 6 (0.45%) VersionOne
11 5 (0.37%) WebDriver
12 4 (0.30%) Ant
12 4 (0.30%) gulp
12 4 (0.30%) JMeter
12 4 (0.30%) LoadRunner
12 4 (0.30%) Maven
13 3 (0.22%) Liquibase
General
1 487 (36.51%) Finance
2 138 (10.34%) Retail
3 94 (7.05%) Manufacturing
4 93 (6.97%) Banking
5 82 (6.15%) Marketing
6 59 (4.42%) Telecoms
7 34 (2.55%) Legal
8 24 (1.80%) Billing
8 24 (1.80%) German Language
9 22 (1.65%) Automotive
10 21 (1.57%) Publishing
11 20 (1.50%) French Language
12 19 (1.42%) Law
13 17 (1.27%) Back Office
14 14 (1.05%) Financial Institution
15 13 (0.97%) Electronics
16 11 (0.82%) Advertising
16 11 (0.82%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.75%) Front Office
17 10 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 479 (35.91%) Project Manager
2 215 (16.12%) Analyst
3 139 (10.42%) Senior Manager
4 121 (9.07%) Business Analyst
5 118 (8.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 108 (8.10%) IT Manager
7 105 (7.87%) Consultant
8 79 (5.92%) IT Project Manager
9 71 (5.32%) Developer
10 57 (4.27%) SAP Manager
11 49 (3.67%) Architect
12 42 (3.15%) PMO Analyst
13 40 (3.00%) SAP Project Manager
14 37 (2.77%) Infrastructure Manager
15 33 (2.47%) Development Manager
16 31 (2.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 31 (2.32%) SAP Consultant
17 29 (2.17%) PMO Manager
18 28 (2.10%) Business Change Manager
18 28 (2.10%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (5.92%) .NET
2 49 (3.67%) HTML
3 35 (2.62%) CSS
4 32 (2.40%) AngularJS
5 30 (2.25%) Web Services
6 26 (1.95%) EDI
6 26 (1.95%) XML
7 25 (1.87%) ASP.NET
7 25 (1.87%) jQuery
8 16 (1.20%) HTML5
9 14 (1.05%) Node.js
10 13 (0.97%) CSS3
11 12 (0.90%) Middleware
12 11 (0.82%) Ajax
12 11 (0.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (0.75%) REST
13 10 (0.75%) SAP Fiori
14 9 (0.67%) J2EE
14 9 (0.67%) RESTful
15 8 (0.60%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 141 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 85 (6.37%) Data Centre
3 58 (4.35%) PMI
4 57 (4.27%) Computer Science
5 36 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 27 (2.02%) User Experience
7 19 (1.42%) Credit Risk
8 18 (1.35%) LIMS
9 16 (1.20%) Social Media
10 15 (1.12%) EFT
10 15 (1.12%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.05%) Fintech
11 14 (1.05%) FMCG
12 12 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (0.90%) NHS
12 12 (0.90%) Virtual Team
13 11 (0.82%) Clustering
14 9 (0.67%) Driving Licence
14 9 (0.67%) Mainframe
14 9 (0.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 105 (7.87%) Windows
2 61 (4.57%) Linux
3 53 (3.97%) Unix
4 42 (3.15%) Windows Server
5 17 (1.27%) Android
6 15 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 12 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (0.52%) Solaris
9 7 (0.52%) SUSE
9 7 (0.52%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.37%) Windows 10
11 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.37%) zOS
12 4 (0.30%) Windows Phone
12 4 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
13 3 (0.22%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.15%) Debian
14 2 (0.15%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 554 (41.53%) Project Management
2 376 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
3 360 (26.99%) PRINCE2
4 297 (22.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 165 (12.37%) Scrum
6 146 (10.94%) Change Management
7 114 (8.55%) Change Control
8 110 (8.25%) ITIL
9 108 (8.10%) Programme Management
10 100 (7.50%) CRM
11 98 (7.35%) SDLC
12 97 (7.27%) Risk Management
13 96 (7.20%) Waterfall
14 81 (6.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 80 (6.00%) ERP
15 80 (6.00%) Migration
16 78 (5.85%) E-Commerce
17 75 (5.62%) Business Analysis
17 75 (5.62%) Mentoring
18 74 (5.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 134 (10.04%) SQL
2 82 (6.15%) Java
3 61 (4.57%) C#
3 61 (4.57%) JavaScript
4 34 (2.55%) Python
5 31 (2.32%) ABAP
6 29 (2.17%) C
7 25 (1.87%) C++
8 23 (1.72%) PHP
9 22 (1.65%) Perl
10 17 (1.27%) Ruby
11 14 (1.05%) Shell Script
12 13 (0.97%) VB
12 13 (0.97%) VC++
13 12 (0.90%) VBA
14 11 (0.82%) Bash Shell
15 9 (0.67%) T-SQL
16 8 (0.60%) Scala
17 7 (0.52%) VB.NET
17 7 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 174 (13.04%) Degree
2 88 (6.60%) PMP
3 85 (6.37%) PMI Certification
4 70 (5.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 62 (4.65%) APMP
6 34 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (2.32%) ISTQB
8 29 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 27 (2.02%) Security Cleared
10 25 (1.87%) SC Cleared
11 24 (1.80%) CCNP
12 23 (1.72%) CCNA
13 22 (1.65%) ISEB
14 21 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
15 19 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 15 (1.12%) CISSP
16 15 (1.12%) MCSE
17 10 (0.75%) CISM
18 9 (0.67%) SAP Certification
18 9 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 159 (11.92%) PMO
2 91 (6.82%) QA
3 14 (1.05%) P3O
3 14 (1.05%) SLA
4 12 (0.90%) PMBOK
5 10 (0.75%) Basel III
5 10 (0.75%) COBIT
6 8 (0.60%) IFRS
6 8 (0.60%) Solvency II
7 6 (0.45%) IFRS 9
8 5 (0.37%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.37%) IAS 39
9 4 (0.30%) COSHH
9 4 (0.30%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.22%) EMIR
10 3 (0.22%) FATCA
10 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.22%) MiFID
11 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 39 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.82%) vSphere
4 10 (0.75%) Docker
4 10 (0.75%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.60%) XenDesktop
6 6 (0.45%) Snort
7 5 (0.37%) Terminal Services
7 5 (0.37%) vCloud
7 5 (0.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 5 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.30%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 4 (0.30%) Time Sharing Option
8 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.30%) XenApp
9 3 (0.22%) KVM
9 3 (0.22%) Sendmail
9 3 (0.22%) Xen
10 2 (0.15%) LXC
Systems Management
1 12 (0.90%) SCCM
2 10 (0.75%) Ansible
3 9 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.67%) Puppet
4 8 (0.60%) Nagios
5 7 (0.52%) Graphite
5 7 (0.52%) WSUS
5 7 (0.52%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.37%) Cacti
6 5 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 4 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
7 4 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (0.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.22%) MIMEsweeper
8 3 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (0.22%) Proventia
8 3 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 274 (20.54%) Microsoft
2 131 (9.82%) SAP
3 78 (5.85%) Oracle
4 59 (4.42%) Cisco
5 54 (4.05%) VMware
6 36 (2.70%) Citrix
7 21 (1.57%) Cognizant
8 19 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
9 17 (1.27%) Mitel
9 17 (1.27%) Planview
10 16 (1.20%) HP
11 15 (1.12%) Avaya
12 14 (1.05%) Juniper
13 11 (0.82%) Peoplefluent
13 11 (0.82%) Workday
14 10 (0.75%) CA
14 10 (0.75%) IBM
15 8 (0.60%) Cadence
15 8 (0.60%) CheckPoint
15 8 (0.60%) Remedy
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £ competitive + 15 % bonus, health, pension
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Strong bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Red10
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £competitive+15% bonus+pension+ health
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £72000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Potters Bar, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
international baccalaureate
Salary: £45000 - £49000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum salary will be given based on experi
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Highams
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: NA
Posted: 7 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Salmon Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago