The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 417 497 504
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 691 432 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.57% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.41% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 555 369 409
Average salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.84% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,300 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114665 105124 119149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.68% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 92969 87480 102132
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +73 628 £54,000 +2.85% 66
London -62 165 £62,500 +4.16% 18
South East +41 163 £55,000 +12.93% 12
East of England +32 81 £55,000 +10.00% 11
West Midlands +48 58 £47,500 -9.52% 5
South West +18 49 £45,000 +20.00% 7
North West +30 48 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Scotland +24 48 £56,000 +17.89% 2
Edinburgh +21 44 £56,000 -13.84% 1
City of London -18 41 £62,500 -3.84% 6
Berkshire +22 40 £62,500 +25.00% 4
Surrey +6 35 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Yorkshire -9 35 £40,000 +3.89% 6
East Midlands -11 34 £41,000 +9.33% 4
Hertfordshire +27 33 £55,000 - 6
Birmingham - 33 £53,000 - 1
Manchester +27 30 £43,750 -16.66% 2
Hampshire +7 24 £50,000 - 1
West Sussex +21 20 £50,000 -9.09%
West Yorkshire -13 20 £41,250 -13.15% 3
Essex -11 18 £60,000 +14.28%
Buckinghamshire +13 17 £55,000 +25.71% 2
Cambridgeshire +13 16 £65,000 +33.33% 2
Leeds -10 15 £42,500 - 2
Wiltshire +4 13 £43,250 +15.33%
Bristol +1 13 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Staines +6 12 £62,500 +19.04%
South Yorkshire -2 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Watford -8 12 £55,000 - 2
Nottinghamshire -2 11 £41,000 +13.88% 1

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 739 (65.34%) Project Management
2 602 (53.23%) PRINCE2
3 427 (37.75%) Finance
4 280 (24.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 148 (13.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 131 (11.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 130 (11.49%) MS Project
8 126 (11.14%) ITIL
9 125 (11.05%) Microsoft
10 115 (10.17%) Retail
11 110 (9.73%) MS Excel
12 109 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
13 103 (9.11%) Waterfall
14 95 (8.40%) Degree
15 93 (8.22%) Windows
16 90 (7.96%) Change Management
17 89 (7.87%) Banking
18 85 (7.52%) PMI Certification
19 71 (6.28%) Programme Management
20 67 (5.92%) E-Commerce
21 65 (5.75%) PRINCE
22 63 (5.57%) MS Office
23 61 (5.39%) CRM
24 60 (5.31%) Scrum
25 59 (5.22%) Project Planning
26 57 (5.04%) PMP
27 54 (4.77%) Citrix
28 52 (4.60%) Risk Management
28 52 (4.60%) Business Analysis
29 49 (4.33%) .NET

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (3.89%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.24%) CMS
3 12 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 9 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (0.62%) WebLogic
5 7 (0.62%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.44%) Lync
6 5 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (0.35%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.35%) Confluence
7 4 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.18%) Drupal
8 2 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.18%) IIS
9 1 (0.088%) FileNet
9 1 (0.088%) SAS
9 1 (0.088%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.088%) WorkSite
Applications
1 130 (11.49%) MS Project
2 110 (9.73%) MS Excel
3 63 (5.57%) MS Office
4 28 (2.48%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (2.21%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.62%) Niku Workbench
7 4 (0.35%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 10 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.35%) Kondor+
2 4 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.18%) Line 500
3 2 (0.18%) Magento
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.088%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.088%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.088%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.088%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.088%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.088%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.088%) Office 365
1 1 (0.088%) SaaS
1 1 (0.088%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.33%) LAN
2 14 (1.24%) SAN
3 13 (1.15%) WAN
4 10 (0.88%) Intranet
5 8 (0.71%) Internet
6 6 (0.53%) VoIP
6 6 (0.53%) Wireless
7 3 (0.27%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.27%) VLAN
8 2 (0.18%) Extranet
8 2 (0.18%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.18%) PSTN
9 1 (0.088%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.088%) Firewall
9 1 (0.088%) FTP
9 1 (0.088%) HTTP
9 1 (0.088%) 3G
9 1 (0.088%) MPLS
9 1 (0.088%) MVNO
9 1 (0.088%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (3.01%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (0.97%) MySQL
4 9 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (0.44%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.18%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.18%) EDMS
8 2 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.18%) OLAP
9 1 (0.088%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.088%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.088%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.088%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.088%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.088%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.088%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (0.44%) JIRA
2 1 (0.088%) NUnit
2 1 (0.088%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.088%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.088%) Redmine
2 1 (0.088%) TestComplete
General
1 427 (37.75%) Finance
2 115 (10.17%) Retail
3 89 (7.87%) Banking
4 39 (3.45%) Back Office
5 38 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 29 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 24 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 21 (1.86%) Legal
9 17 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 17 (1.50%) Games
10 15 (1.33%) Marketing
10 15 (1.33%) Retail Banking
11 14 (1.24%) Front Office
12 13 (1.15%) Advertising
13 12 (1.06%) Law
14 8 (0.71%) Publishing
15 6 (0.53%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.53%) Local Government
15 6 (0.53%) Billing
16 5 (0.44%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.33%) .NET
2 10 (0.88%) HTML
2 10 (0.88%) CSS
3 7 (0.62%) XML
4 6 (0.53%) WPF
4 6 (0.53%) Ajax
4 6 (0.53%) WinForms
5 4 (0.35%) EDI
5 4 (0.35%) J2EE
5 4 (0.35%) Web Services
5 4 (0.35%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.18%) COM
7 1 (0.088%) LAMP
7 1 (0.088%) CGI
7 1 (0.088%) SAML
7 1 (0.088%) Middleware
7 1 (0.088%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.088%) RESTful
7 1 (0.088%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.088%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 39 (3.45%) PMI
2 27 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (1.86%) Management Information System
4 20 (1.77%) iPad
5 18 (1.59%) FMCG
6 16 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 13 (1.15%) Open Source
8 12 (1.06%) EPoS
8 12 (1.06%) NHS
9 11 (0.97%) Social Media
9 11 (0.97%) Life Science
10 8 (0.71%) SCADA
11 7 (0.62%) Client/Server
11 7 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (0.62%) Computer Science
12 6 (0.53%) Credit Risk
12 6 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.44%) Equities
13 5 (0.44%) EFT
13 5 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 93 (8.22%) Windows
2 23 (2.03%) Windows 7
3 17 (1.50%) Apple iOS
4 10 (0.88%) Android
5 9 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.71%) Windows 8
7 6 (0.53%) Linux
8 5 (0.44%) Solaris
9 4 (0.35%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.27%) UNIX
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.088%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 739 (65.34%) Project Management
2 602 (53.23%) PRINCE2
3 280 (24.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 126 (11.14%) ITIL
5 109 (9.64%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (9.11%) Waterfall
7 90 (7.96%) Change Management
8 71 (6.28%) Programme Management
9 67 (5.92%) E-Commerce
10 65 (5.75%) PRINCE
11 61 (5.39%) CRM
12 60 (5.31%) Scrum
13 59 (5.22%) Project Planning
14 52 (4.60%) Risk Management
14 52 (4.60%) Business Analysis
15 48 (4.24%) ERP
16 47 (4.16%) Migration
17 42 (3.71%) Supplier Management
18 41 (3.63%) Change Control
19 39 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (3.18%) SQL
2 21 (1.86%) C#
3 13 (1.15%) Java
4 12 (1.06%) PHP
5 10 (0.88%) JavaScript
6 8 (0.71%) VBA
7 6 (0.53%) PHP5
7 6 (0.53%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.44%) C
9 4 (0.35%) Perl
9 4 (0.35%) VBScript
10 2 (0.18%) VB
11 1 (0.088%) C++
Qualifications
1 148 (13.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 131 (11.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 95 (8.40%) Degree
4 85 (7.52%) PMI Certification
5 57 (5.04%) PMP
6 32 (2.83%) APMP
7 24 (2.12%) Security Cleared
8 21 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (1.59%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.80%) ISEB
11 5 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
12 3 (0.27%) CISA
12 3 (0.27%) HNC
13 2 (0.18%) CAPM
13 2 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.18%) CCNP
13 2 (0.18%) HND
14 1 (0.088%) CIMA
14 1 (0.088%) MBA
14 1 (0.088%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.03%) QA
2 19 (1.68%) SLA
3 13 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.27%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.18%) COBIT
6 2 (0.18%) FATCA
6 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.088%) TickIT
7 1 (0.088%) GxP
7 1 (0.088%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.088%) HL7
System Software
1 32 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 26 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.44%) vSphere
5 4 (0.35%) XenApp
6 1 (0.088%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (1.95%) SCCM
2 9 (0.80%) SCOM
3 4 (0.35%) SAP Afaria
4 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.27%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.088%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 125 (11.05%) Microsoft
2 54 (4.77%) Citrix
3 41 (3.63%) Oracle
3 41 (3.63%) SAP
4 35 (3.09%) VMware
5 28 (2.48%) Cisco
6 14 (1.24%) EMC
6 14 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
7 12 (1.06%) NetApp
7 12 (1.06%) HP
8 10 (0.88%) Apple
9 7 (0.62%) Sage
9 7 (0.62%) Niku
10 6 (0.53%) Pega
10 6 (0.53%) ATG
11 5 (0.44%) IBM
11 5 (0.44%) Sun
12 4 (0.35%) RedPrairie
12 4 (0.35%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.35%) CheckPoint
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Surrey
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Includes Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus car and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum +bonus and benefits (including 5k ca
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £52000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £36000 - £38000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, discounts,medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Remit Resources
Salary: £50000 - £57500 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago