Period
to 7 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 7 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Delivery
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 65 115 70
Rank change year-on-year +50 -45 +7
Permanent jobs citing Project Delivery 1,399 235 312
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 4.79% 2.70% 4.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 2.88% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,080 211 281
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
25th Percentile £51,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.70% -4.17%
75th Percentile £85,313 £82,500 £72,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -4.05%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 27,668 8,168 7,145
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 94.82% 93.70% 93.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21,808 7,309 6,257
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.65% +2.73%
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

Project Delivery
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Project Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Project Delivery trend for jobs with a WFH option

Project Delivery
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Project Delivery.

Project Delivery salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Project Delivery
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Project Delivery over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

Project Delivery salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, Project Delivery job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Project Delivery.

1 519 (37.10%) Project Management
2 495 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
3 424 (30.31%) Social Skills
4 405 (28.95%) Finance
5 302 (21.59%) Microsoft
6 270 (19.30%) Azure
7 239 (17.08%) Software Engineering
8 205 (14.65%) PRINCE2
9 190 (13.58%) Scrum
9 190 (13.58%) Product Roadmap
10 188 (13.44%) Technical Architecture
11 185 (13.22%) Greenfield Project
12 182 (13.01%) Fintech
13 180 (12.87%) Technology Roadmap
13 180 (12.87%) AWS
14 177 (12.65%) PHP
15 174 (12.44%) Go
16 172 (12.29%) Analytics
17 171 (12.22%) Degree
18 165 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
19 157 (11.22%) Migration
20 150 (10.72%) SQL
21 143 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
22 142 (10.15%) Presales
23 140 (10.01%) ITIL
24 139 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
25 132 (9.44%) SDLC
26 130 (9.29%) Mentoring
27 125 (8.93%) ERP
28 123 (8.79%) Risk Management

Project Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 87 (6.22%) CMS
2 83 (5.93%) SharePoint
3 41 (2.93%) Confluence
4 39 (2.79%) EPiServer
5 27 (1.93%) Documentum
6 17 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
7 14 (1.00%) IIS
8 11 (0.79%) Apache
8 11 (0.79%) Drupal
9 10 (0.71%) Apache Spark
9 10 (0.71%) Tomcat
10 9 (0.64%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 4 (0.29%) SAS
11 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.21%) Mendix
12 3 (0.21%) MS Project Server
13 2 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 2 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 67 (4.79%) Microsoft Project
2 58 (4.15%) Microsoft Office
3 28 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.71%) Windchill
6 9 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.14%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.14%) Figma
8 2 (0.14%) Oracle Smart View
9 1 (0.071%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.071%) InVision
9 1 (0.071%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.071%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 45 (3.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (3.15%) NetSuite
3 26 (1.86%) Payment Gateway
4 23 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
4 23 (1.64%) Shopify
5 14 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
6 10 (0.71%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 10 (0.71%) TrackWise
7 9 (0.64%) SAP S/4HANA
8 8 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
8 8 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.57%) Social Studio
9 7 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 6 (0.43%) Oracle Clinical
10 6 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.43%) SAP CO
10 6 (0.43%) SAP FI
10 6 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
11 5 (0.36%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 270 (19.30%) Azure
2 180 (12.87%) AWS
3 111 (7.93%) Microsoft 365
4 69 (4.93%) SaaS
5 52 (3.72%) Power Platform
6 41 (2.93%) PaaS
7 38 (2.72%) Dynamics 365
8 32 (2.29%) IaaS
9 27 (1.93%) Azure Active Directory
9 27 (1.93%) Veeva
10 23 (1.64%) GCP
10 23 (1.64%) PowerApps
11 19 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
12 18 (1.29%) Smartsheet
13 16 (1.14%) OneDrive
13 16 (1.14%) Power Automate
14 15 (1.07%) Boomi
15 14 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
16 12 (0.86%) GitHub
17 11 (0.79%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.22%) DNS
2 26 (1.86%) Firewall
2 26 (1.86%) Network Security
2 26 (1.86%) WAN
3 25 (1.79%) VPN
4 23 (1.64%) DHCP
5 22 (1.57%) HTTP
6 18 (1.29%) LAN
7 17 (1.22%) TCP/IP
8 14 (1.00%) Internet
9 12 (0.86%) BGP
9 12 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
9 12 (0.86%) SAN
10 10 (0.71%) OSPF
10 10 (0.71%) SSL
10 10 (0.71%) VLAN
11 9 (0.64%) IPsec
11 9 (0.64%) IPv6
11 9 (0.64%) MPLS
11 9 (0.64%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (2.50%) Power BI
4 30 (2.14%) Big Data
5 21 (1.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 18 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 16 (1.14%) MySQL
9 14 (1.00%) Tableau
10 13 (0.93%) Relational Database
11 11 (0.79%) NoSQL
11 11 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (0.71%) Data Lake
13 9 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.50%) MariaDB
15 6 (0.43%) MongoDB
15 6 (0.43%) SAP HANA
16 5 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
16 5 (0.36%) Metadata
16 5 (0.36%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 57 (4.07%) Git (software)
2 50 (3.57%) JIRA
3 16 (1.14%) Jenkins
4 11 (0.79%) Bitbucket
4 11 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 10 (0.71%) Terragrunt
6 8 (0.57%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.50%) NUnit
8 6 (0.43%) GitLab
8 6 (0.43%) SpecFlow
9 4 (0.29%) Maven
10 3 (0.21%) JUnit
10 3 (0.21%) Mockito
11 2 (0.14%) Artifactory
11 2 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.14%) Burp Suite
11 2 (0.14%) Metasploit
11 2 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.14%) Vagrant
12 1 (0.071%) JIRA Agile
General
1 424 (30.31%) Social Skills
2 405 (28.95%) Finance
3 143 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
4 74 (5.29%) Public Sector
5 66 (4.72%) Marketing
6 65 (4.65%) Organisational Skills
7 63 (4.50%) Retail
8 56 (4.00%) Presentation Skills
9 48 (3.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 47 (3.36%) Telecoms
11 34 (2.43%) Billing
12 31 (2.22%) Banking
13 29 (2.07%) Influencing Skills
14 27 (1.93%) Documentation Skills
14 27 (1.93%) Manufacturing
15 24 (1.72%) Law
15 24 (1.72%) Legal
16 22 (1.57%) Advertising
17 18 (1.29%) Games
17 18 (1.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 335 (23.95%) Project Manager
2 272 (19.44%) Developer
3 146 (10.44%) PHP Developer
4 141 (10.08%) IT Manager
5 138 (9.86%) Architect
6 121 (8.65%) Principal Developer
7 99 (7.08%) IT Project Manager
8 96 (6.86%) Consultant
9 93 (6.65%) Analyst
10 84 (6.00%) Senior Manager
11 74 (5.29%) Senior Project Manager
12 70 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
12 70 (5.00%) Lead Developer
13 58 (4.15%) Team Leader
14 48 (3.43%) Lead PHP Developer
14 48 (3.43%) PHP Team Leader
14 48 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
15 43 (3.07%) Business Analyst
16 42 (3.00%) Delivery Project Manager
17 40 (2.86%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (6.79%) .NET
2 75 (5.36%) Web Services
3 61 (4.36%) HTML
4 56 (4.00%) REST
5 43 (3.07%) AngularJS
5 43 (3.07%) CSS
6 39 (2.79%) JSON
7 35 (2.50%) Node.js
8 34 (2.43%) React
9 25 (1.79%) .NET Core
10 23 (1.64%) HTML5
11 22 (1.57%) .NET Framework
11 22 (1.57%) RESTful
12 21 (1.50%) Entity Framework
13 18 (1.29%) JMS
13 18 (1.29%) Spring
14 17 (1.22%) Middleware
14 17 (1.22%) SOAP
15 16 (1.14%) Spring Boot
16 15 (1.07%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 185 (13.22%) Greenfield Project
2 97 (6.93%) Self-Motivation
3 73 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 72 (5.15%) Data Centre
5 60 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (2.86%) Life Science
7 35 (2.50%) Analytical Mindset
8 34 (2.43%) iPad
9 33 (2.36%) User Experience
10 28 (2.00%) Cloud Native
11 18 (1.29%) PMI
12 17 (1.22%) Public Cloud
13 16 (1.14%) Mobile App
14 14 (1.00%) Driving Licence
14 14 (1.00%) Virtual Team
15 13 (0.93%) Data Structures
16 10 (0.71%) Clustering
17 9 (0.64%) Marketing Technology
17 9 (0.64%) Private Cloud
18 8 (0.57%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 102 (7.29%) Windows
2 77 (5.50%) Linux
3 61 (4.36%) Windows Server
4 20 (1.43%) CentOS
5 15 (1.07%) Windows 10
6 12 (0.86%) Unix
7 10 (0.71%) AIX
7 10 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.71%) Solaris
8 9 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.43%) Android
9 6 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 5 (0.36%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.14%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 519 (37.10%) Project Management
2 495 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
3 239 (17.08%) Software Engineering
4 205 (14.65%) PRINCE2
5 190 (13.58%) Product Roadmap
5 190 (13.58%) Scrum
6 188 (13.44%) Technical Architecture
7 182 (13.01%) Fintech
8 180 (12.87%) Technology Roadmap
9 172 (12.29%) Analytics
10 165 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
11 157 (11.22%) Migration
12 142 (10.15%) Presales
13 140 (10.01%) ITIL
14 139 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
15 132 (9.44%) SDLC
16 130 (9.29%) Mentoring
17 125 (8.93%) ERP
18 123 (8.79%) DevOps
18 123 (8.79%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 177 (12.65%) PHP
2 174 (12.44%) Go
3 150 (10.72%) SQL
4 94 (6.72%) C#
5 84 (6.00%) JavaScript
5 84 (6.00%) Python
6 67 (4.79%) Java
7 54 (3.86%) PowerShell
8 49 (3.50%) TypeScript
9 43 (3.07%) T-SQL
10 14 (1.00%) C
11 12 (0.86%) R
12 9 (0.64%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.57%) Ruby
14 7 (0.50%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.36%) Bicep
16 4 (0.29%) Scala
17 3 (0.21%) C++
17 3 (0.21%) F#
18 2 (0.14%) Lua
Qualifications
1 171 (12.22%) Degree
2 89 (6.36%) Security Cleared
3 61 (4.36%) PMI Certification
4 52 (3.72%) SC Cleared
5 47 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 46 (3.29%) PMP
7 28 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 18 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
8 18 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
10 12 (0.86%) CCNP
10 12 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 10 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (0.57%) APMP
13 7 (0.50%) DBS Check
13 7 (0.50%) RHCE
14 6 (0.43%) CISM
14 6 (0.43%) CISSP
14 6 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
15 4 (0.29%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (7.08%) PMO
2 72 (5.15%) QA
3 42 (3.00%) SLA
4 23 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 19 (1.36%) Accessibility
6 15 (1.07%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.71%) ISO 13485
8 9 (0.64%) GDPR
9 8 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
9 8 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 8 (0.57%) Good Clinical Practice
10 7 (0.50%) COBIT
10 7 (0.50%) NIST
11 6 (0.43%) P3O
12 5 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
12 5 (0.36%) GRC
12 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 5 (0.36%) PCI DSS
13 4 (0.29%) WCAG
14 3 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 91 (6.50%) Active Directory
2 42 (3.00%) Docker
3 34 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.71%) vSphere
5 8 (0.57%) Virtual Desktop
5 8 (0.57%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.50%) XenApp
7 6 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.36%) Hyper-V
9 4 (0.29%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.14%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.14%) zsh
11 1 (0.071%) Firmware
11 1 (0.071%) KVM
11 1 (0.071%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.071%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 54 (3.86%) Ansible
2 34 (2.43%) Kubernetes
3 31 (2.22%) Kibana
4 28 (2.00%) Grafana
5 22 (1.57%) Puppet
5 22 (1.57%) Terraform
6 18 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
7 14 (1.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 14 (1.00%) Nagios
7 14 (1.00%) Single Sign-On
8 12 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.86%) SCCM
9 10 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
10 7 (0.50%) Icinga
10 7 (0.50%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.43%) MIIS
12 5 (0.36%) QRadar
12 5 (0.36%) WSUS
13 2 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
13 2 (0.14%) Fluentd
Vendors
1 302 (21.59%) Microsoft
2 83 (5.93%) Oracle
3 65 (4.65%) SAP
4 61 (4.36%) VMware
5 46 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
6 34 (2.43%) Cisco
7 33 (2.36%) Apple
8 29 (2.07%) Adobe
9 24 (1.72%) Red Hat
10 23 (1.64%) Elastic Path
11 22 (1.57%) Dell
12 17 (1.22%) OpenText
13 16 (1.14%) Citrix
14 15 (1.07%) ServiceNow
14 15 (1.07%) Workday
15 13 (0.93%) Google
16 12 (0.86%) Atlassian
16 12 (0.86%) RedGate
17 11 (0.79%) PTC
18 10 (0.71%) Sun