Work Breakdown Structure Jobs

Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring Work Breakdown Structure skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Work Breakdown Structure over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 840 721 1124
Rank change year-on-year -119 +403 -180
Permanent jobs citing Work Breakdown Structure 64 201 139
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.22% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.23% 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 45 17 104
10th Percentile £37,500 £49,750 £33,786
25th Percentile £42,500 £51,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £70,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -32.14% +33.33% -12.50%
75th Percentile £52,500 £84,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £64,500 - £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,293 £81,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -43.20% +59.80% +12.71%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

Work Breakdown Structure 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%

Work Breakdown Structure
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Work Breakdown Structure as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Work Breakdown Structure in the UK

Work Breakdown Structure
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Work Breakdown Structure.

Salary trend for Work Breakdown Structure in the UK

Work Breakdown Structure
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Work Breakdown Structure over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for Work Breakdown Structure in the UK

Work Breakdown Structure
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Work Breakdown Structure within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 -40 63 £47,500 -32.14% 16
UK excluding London -158 56 £46,293 -43.20% 11
South East -22 29 £45,000 -44.79% 6
Work from Home -139 17 £60,000 -10.45% 6
South West -52 9 £64,000 -5.19% 1
Midlands -42 8 £50,000 - 2
London +74 7 £47,500 -26.92% 6
East Midlands -35 7 £50,000 - 1
East of England - 7 £45,000 - 1
North of England -35 2 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Yorkshire +47 1 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Wales +2 1 - -
North West -50 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 1

Work Breakdown Structure
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 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (17.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (9.38%) Simulink
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.56%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Primavera
2 2 (3.13%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.56%) CA PPM
3 1 (1.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Azure
1 2 (3.13%) Power Automate
1 2 (3.13%) Power Platform
1 2 (3.13%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Data Lake
2 2 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (3.13%) Power BI
3 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 43 (67.19%) Social Skills
2 16 (25.00%) Finance
3 10 (15.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 7 (10.94%) Manufacturing
5 6 (9.38%) Military
6 5 (7.81%) Aerospace
6 5 (7.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (6.25%) Law
7 4 (6.25%) Telecoms
8 2 (3.13%) Electronics
8 2 (3.13%) Legal
8 2 (3.13%) Retail
9 1 (1.56%) Local Government
9 1 (1.56%) Marketing
9 1 (1.56%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 15 (23.44%) Project Manager
2 10 (15.63%) Senior
3 8 (12.50%) Project Planner
4 7 (10.94%) Architect
4 7 (10.94%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Architect
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.81%) Lead
7 4 (6.25%) Coordinator
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Principal Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Principal Software Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
7 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Data Manager
9 2 (3.13%) Business IT Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Facilities Manager
9 2 (3.13%) IT Business Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) EDI
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (7.81%) PMI
3 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (68.75%) Project Management
2 21 (32.81%) PRINCE2
3 17 (26.56%) Project Delivery
4 16 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 14 (21.88%) Agile
6 12 (18.75%) Critical Path Analysis
6 12 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (17.19%) Time Management
8 10 (15.63%) Change Management
8 10 (15.63%) Innovative Thinking
8 10 (15.63%) Systems Engineering
9 9 (14.06%) Risk Management
10 8 (12.50%) Community of Practice
10 8 (12.50%) Economics
10 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 7 (10.94%) Business Case
11 7 (10.94%) Thought Leadership
12 6 (9.38%) ArchiMate
12 6 (9.38%) Requirements Management
12 6 (9.38%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
1 6 (9.38%) MATLAB
2 2 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions
2 2 (3.13%) Python
2 2 (3.13%) R
2 2 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (40.63%) Degree
2 23 (35.94%) Security Cleared
3 13 (20.31%) SC Cleared
4 8 (12.50%) APMG
4 8 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (12.50%) DBS Check
5 7 (10.94%) PMI Certification
5 7 (10.94%) PMP
6 2 (3.13%) CIMA
6 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.56%) MAPM
7 1 (1.56%) Master's Degree
7 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.63%) PMO
Vendors
1 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Sun
3 5 (7.81%) SAP
4 4 (6.25%) IFS
5 3 (4.69%) Oracle
6 1 (1.56%) Adobe
6 1 (1.56%) Ariba
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.56%) Workday