Period
to 28 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Project Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Delivery over the 6 months to 28 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
UK > Wales
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 69 62 60
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +27
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 47 35 68
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 3.34% 3.09% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 3.46% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 40 34 54
10th Percentile £30,491 £27,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,793 £32,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -9.55%
75th Percentile £54,574 £50,000 £54,375
90th Percentile £57,950 " £61,750
UK median annual salary £56,000 £58,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +5.45% -

Project Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,277 1,011 1,628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 90.70% 89.15% 91.51%
Number of salaries quoted 908 864 1,414
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,434 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £51,000
90th Percentile £61,475 £62,500 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Project Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Project Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Project Delivery in Wales

Project Delivery
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Project Delivery in Wales

Project Delivery
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Delivery in Wales over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Project Delivery in Wales

Project Delivery
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Delivery within the Wales region over the 6 months to 28 July 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +3 38 £47,500 +11.76% 7
West Wales -20 8 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Mid Wales - 1 £40,000 -
Project Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, IT jobs citing Project Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Project Delivery.

1 19 (40.43%) Social Skills
2 18 (38.30%) Azure
3 17 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (34.04%) Finance
5 15 (31.91%) Project Management
5 15 (31.91%) DevOps
6 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (27.66%) Windows
7 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
8 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
9 10 (21.28%) Advertising
9 10 (21.28%) Linux
9 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Project
10 9 (19.15%) VMware
10 9 (19.15%) vSphere
10 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
10 9 (19.15%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (17.02%) Docker
11 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.02%) ITIL
11 8 (17.02%) Business Continuity
11 8 (17.02%) Service Management
11 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (14.89%) CentOS
12 7 (14.89%) XenApp
12 7 (14.89%) XenDesktop
12 7 (14.89%) Hadoop

Project Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (14.89%) Apache
1 7 (14.89%) Apache Spark
1 7 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (8.51%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.13%) Figma
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) Azure
2 7 (14.89%) OpenShift
3 4 (8.51%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (2.13%) Azure Synapse Analytics
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) NetScaler
2 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.38%) DHCP
3 3 (6.38%) Firewall
3 3 (6.38%) VLAN
3 3 (6.38%) WAN
4 1 (2.13%) FTP
4 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Hadoop
2 4 (8.51%) GIS
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.13%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) OLAP
4 1 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.51%) JIRA
3 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (40.43%) Social Skills
2 16 (34.04%) Finance
3 10 (21.28%) Advertising
4 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.64%) Public Sector
6 2 (4.26%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Project Manager
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (14.89%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Business Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Developer
5 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.38%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support Technician
5 3 (6.38%) IT Technician
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.26%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) JMS
2 2 (4.26%) REST
3 1 (2.13%) RESTful
3 1 (2.13%) SOAP
3 1 (2.13%) Spring
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) NHS
2 3 (6.38%) User Experience
2 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.26%) Life Science
4 1 (2.13%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.13%) mPOS
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
1 13 (27.66%) Windows Server
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
3 7 (14.89%) CentOS
4 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (31.91%) DevOps
2 15 (31.91%) Project Management
3 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (19.15%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (19.15%) PRINCE2
5 8 (17.02%) Business Continuity
5 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (17.02%) ITIL
5 8 (17.02%) Service Management
6 7 (14.89%) Antivirus Management
6 7 (14.89%) Application Performance Monitoring
6 7 (14.89%) Capacity Management
6 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 7 (14.89%) Patch Management
7 6 (12.77%) Analytics
7 6 (12.77%) Business Case
7 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) Python
2 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) Scala
3 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) RHCE
2 6 (12.77%) Degree
3 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) LFCE
5 1 (2.13%) LFCS
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) PMO
2 4 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (6.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.13%) GDPR
4 1 (2.13%) NIST
4 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 9 (19.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (19.15%) vSphere
3 8 (17.02%) Docker
4 7 (14.89%) XenApp
4 7 (14.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
2 7 (14.89%) Ansible
2 7 (14.89%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) VMware
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.89%) F5
3 7 (14.89%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco
4 1 (2.13%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) SAP