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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 423 473 502
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 615 475 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.46% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 524 425 402
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £38,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +27 566 £50,000 - 56
London +21 243 £55,000 - 20
South East +9 103 £50,000 +5.26% 11
City of London +9 69 £57,500 +2.67% 7
South West +10 50 £45,000 +5.88% 7
North West +18 47 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Yorkshire -21 39 £42,500 -15.00% 4
East of England -20 33 £57,500 +4.54% 4
West Yorkshire -27 33 £42,500 -19.04% 4
West Sussex +12 28 £52,500 +16.66%
Scotland -7 26 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Leeds -22 25 £40,000 -23.80% 1
Edinburgh +1 23 £65,000 +23.80% 2
West Midlands -1 23 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Berkshire +8 22 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Surrey -6 22 £50,000 -1.96% 2
East Midlands -17 22 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Manchester +7 21 £45,500 +9.63% 1
Essex +20 18 £60,250 +180.23% 1
Bristol +5 18 £45,000 +50.00% 1
Hampshire -9 18 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Horsham - 12 £52,500 -
Cheshire +2 11 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Hertfordshire -26 10 £51,250 -6.81% 1
Lancashire - 10 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire +2 9 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £41,000 - 1
Somerset -11 8 £45,000 - 1
Chiswick - 8 £50,000 -
Slough +15 7 £53,000 +0.95%

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 883 (67.00%) Project Management
2 754 (57.21%) PRINCE2
3 515 (39.07%) Finance
4 298 (22.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 178 (13.51%) Retail
6 167 (12.67%) Microsoft
7 161 (12.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 158 (11.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 149 (11.31%) PMI Certification
10 146 (11.08%) MS Excel
11 140 (10.62%) Degree
12 138 (10.47%) ITIL
13 135 (10.24%) Banking
14 133 (10.09%) MS Project
15 110 (8.35%) Change Management
16 109 (8.27%) E-Commerce
17 107 (8.12%) MS Office
17 107 (8.12%) PMP
18 99 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
19 89 (6.75%) CRM
20 86 (6.53%) Business Analysis
21 84 (6.37%) ERP
22 83 (6.30%) Windows
23 77 (5.84%) Project Planning
24 69 (5.24%) PMI
24 69 (5.24%) Programme Management
25 67 (5.08%) Migration
25 67 (5.08%) Waterfall
26 65 (4.93%) Scrum
26 65 (4.93%) PRINCE

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 52 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 13 (0.99%) MS Exchange
3 9 (0.68%) MS Project Server
3 9 (0.68%) CMS
4 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (0.38%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.38%) IIS
6 3 (0.23%) Drupal
6 3 (0.23%) Lync
6 3 (0.23%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.15%) Apache
7 2 (0.15%) Confluence
7 2 (0.15%) WordPress
7 2 (0.15%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.076%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.076%) SAS
8 1 (0.076%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 146 (11.08%) MS Excel
2 133 (10.09%) MS Project
3 107 (8.12%) MS Office
4 35 (2.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 33 (2.50%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.38%) arcHouse
4 5 (0.38%) Academy Housing
4 5 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.38%) Magento
5 4 (0.30%) Kondor+
6 3 (0.23%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.15%) Agresso
7 2 (0.15%) Line 500
8 1 (0.076%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.076%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.076%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.38%) SaaS
2 3 (0.23%) Office 365
3 2 (0.15%) PaaS
3 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.67%) WAN
2 19 (1.44%) LAN
3 16 (1.21%) SAN
4 10 (0.76%) Internet
5 5 (0.38%) Intranet
6 4 (0.30%) Wireless
6 4 (0.30%) VoIP
7 3 (0.23%) SWIFTNet
7 3 (0.23%) Firewall
8 2 (0.15%) 3G
8 2 (0.15%) MPLS
8 2 (0.15%) Extranet
8 2 (0.15%) HTTP
8 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.15%) VPN
8 2 (0.15%) PSTN
8 2 (0.15%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.15%) Network Security
8 2 (0.15%) VLAN
9 1 (0.076%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.21%) MySQL
3 14 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.15%) Big Data
7 2 (0.15%) QlikView
7 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.076%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.076%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.076%) MS Access
8 1 (0.076%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.076%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.076%) EDMS
8 1 (0.076%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (0.99%) JIRA
2 3 (0.23%) Redmine
2 3 (0.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.15%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.076%) NUnit
4 1 (0.076%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.076%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 515 (39.07%) Finance
2 178 (13.51%) Retail
3 135 (10.24%) Banking
4 57 (4.32%) Legal
5 49 (3.72%) Investment Banking
6 46 (3.49%) Law
7 41 (3.11%) Telecoms
8 37 (2.81%) Manufacturing
9 35 (2.66%) Back Office
10 24 (1.82%) Marketing
11 23 (1.75%) Advertising
12 19 (1.44%) Front Office
12 19 (1.44%) Publishing
13 17 (1.29%) Games
13 17 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.46%) Billing
14 6 (0.46%) French Language
14 6 (0.46%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
15 4 (0.30%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (3.87%) .NET
2 18 (1.37%) HTML
3 16 (1.21%) CSS
4 12 (0.91%) XML
5 7 (0.53%) WPF
6 6 (0.46%) WinForms
6 6 (0.46%) Ajax
7 4 (0.30%) SOAP
7 4 (0.30%) Web Services
7 4 (0.30%) EDI
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.23%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.23%) LAMP
9 2 (0.15%) J2EE
9 2 (0.15%) jQuery
9 2 (0.15%) RESTful
9 2 (0.15%) Spring
9 2 (0.15%) GWT
10 1 (0.076%) CGI
10 1 (0.076%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (5.24%) PMI
2 31 (2.35%) FMCG
3 26 (1.97%) Management Information System
4 22 (1.67%) EPoS
4 22 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 12 (0.91%) Social Media
7 10 (0.76%) NHS
7 10 (0.76%) Life Science
7 10 (0.76%) iPad
8 9 (0.68%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.53%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.46%) Open Source
11 6 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.46%) SCADA
12 5 (0.38%) Derivative
12 5 (0.38%) Statistics
12 5 (0.38%) Economics
12 5 (0.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 83 (6.30%) Windows
2 19 (1.44%) Linux
3 18 (1.37%) Windows 7
4 17 (1.29%) UNIX
5 7 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.46%) Solaris
6 6 (0.46%) Android
7 5 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.30%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.076%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 883 (67.00%) Project Management
2 754 (57.21%) PRINCE2
3 298 (22.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 138 (10.47%) ITIL
5 110 (8.35%) Change Management
6 109 (8.27%) E-Commerce
7 99 (7.51%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (6.75%) CRM
9 86 (6.53%) Business Analysis
10 84 (6.37%) ERP
11 77 (5.84%) Project Planning
12 69 (5.24%) Programme Management
13 67 (5.08%) Migration
13 67 (5.08%) Waterfall
14 65 (4.93%) Scrum
14 65 (4.93%) PRINCE
15 59 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
16 53 (4.02%) Risk Management
17 49 (3.72%) Matrix Management
18 48 (3.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (3.79%) SQL
2 21 (1.59%) C#
3 19 (1.44%) PHP
4 17 (1.29%) C
5 12 (0.91%) Java
6 11 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.46%) PHP5
8 4 (0.30%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.30%) VBA
9 3 (0.23%) VBScript
9 3 (0.23%) Perl
10 2 (0.15%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.15%) VB
10 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.076%) C++
Qualifications
1 161 (12.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 158 (11.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 149 (11.31%) PMI Certification
4 140 (10.62%) Degree
5 107 (8.12%) PMP
6 57 (4.32%) APMP
7 30 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (1.97%) Security Cleared
9 19 (1.44%) SC Cleared
10 14 (1.06%) ISEB
11 12 (0.91%) ISEB Practitioner
12 6 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.30%) CAPM
14 3 (0.23%) CISSP
15 2 (0.15%) CISA
15 2 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.15%) HND
16 1 (0.076%) MAPM
16 1 (0.076%) MBA
16 1 (0.076%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (2.43%) QA
2 9 (0.68%) SLA
3 6 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.15%) TickIT
6 2 (0.15%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.15%) Basel III
6 2 (0.15%) HL7
7 1 (0.076%) COBIT
7 1 (0.076%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.076%) GxP
7 1 (0.076%) COREP
7 1 (0.076%) P3O
System Software
1 24 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.23%) XenApp
4 3 (0.23%) vSphere
5 1 (0.076%) Xen
5 1 (0.076%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (1.59%) SCCM
2 9 (0.68%) SCOM
3 4 (0.30%) SAP Afaria
4 3 (0.23%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.23%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.076%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 167 (12.67%) Microsoft
2 57 (4.32%) SAP
3 55 (4.17%) Oracle
4 49 (3.72%) Citrix
5 38 (2.88%) VMware
6 26 (1.97%) Cisco
7 16 (1.21%) IBM
8 13 (0.99%) EMC
9 11 (0.83%) HP
10 10 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.61%) ATG
11 8 (0.61%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.53%) Sage
13 6 (0.46%) NetApp
13 6 (0.46%) Sun
13 6 (0.46%) Northgate
13 6 (0.46%) Civica
13 6 (0.46%) Capita
13 6 (0.46%) Orchard
14 5 (0.38%) Comino
London
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £47,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Resource Management
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Par, Cornwall
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Networking People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Bonus & leading benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Negotiable Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Darlington, County Durham
Catalyst
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £70000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago