The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 382 358 399
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 750 928 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.84% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.87% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 652 777 698
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

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 24 July 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -22 691 £52,500 +5.00% 73
London +16 270 £57,500 -4.16% 24
South East -30 103 £50,000 - 12
North West +13 73 £45,000 +5.88% 10
East of England +38 68 £59,000 +18.00% 4
Yorkshire +20 64 £42,500 -10.52% 7
City of London +54 49 £62,500 +2.88% 8
South West +40 48 £45,000 +5.88% 11
West Yorkshire +12 48 £43,750 -7.89% 4
East Midlands -23 39 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Manchester 0 37 £50,000 - 4
Scotland +27 31 £56,000 +24.44% 1
West Midlands -57 30 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Surrey +36 24 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Leeds +6 22 £43,750 -7.89% 1
Berkshire +2 22 £51,250 -12.76% 4
Essex +20 21 £60,000 +60.00% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 20 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +25 17 £51,500 +21.17% 3
Edinburgh +17 17 £65,500 +24.76%
Peterborough +15 16 £60,000 +14.28%
Hampshire -30 15 £48,750 +2.63% 1
North Yorkshire +28 14 £38,125 -22.19%
Cheshire +20 13 £47,500 +11.76% 2
Dorset +15 13 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Suffolk +12 12 £41,250 +3.12%
Lancashire +8 12 £35,000 - 1
Bristol +19 11 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Bradford +2 11 £47,500 - 2
Poole -5 11 £37,500 -11.76% 1

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 1026 (67.02%) Project Management
2 827 (54.02%) PRINCE2
3 539 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
4 471 (30.76%) Finance
5 397 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 249 (16.26%) Retail
7 183 (11.95%) Degree
8 182 (11.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 170 (11.10%) Waterfall
10 164 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 153 (9.99%) PMP
12 146 (9.54%) SDLC
13 141 (9.21%) Business Analysis
14 138 (9.01%) PMI Certification
15 137 (8.95%) MS Project
16 131 (8.56%) ITIL
17 128 (8.36%) Microsoft
18 117 (7.64%) Programme Management
19 114 (7.45%) Change Control
20 113 (7.38%) Banking
21 108 (7.05%) Data Centre
22 99 (6.47%) Change Management
23 98 (6.40%) Project Planning
24 97 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
25 94 (6.14%) Matrix Organization
26 88 (5.75%) Scrum
26 88 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
27 83 (5.42%) Risk Management
27 83 (5.42%) E-Commerce
28 79 (5.16%) ERP

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 48 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.18%) CMS
3 11 (0.72%) SAS
4 7 (0.46%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.39%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.33%) Confluence
6 5 (0.33%) Skype for Business
7 4 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.065%) JBoss
9 1 (0.065%) Liferay
Applications
1 137 (8.95%) MS Project
2 67 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 46 (3.00%) MS Office
4 31 (2.02%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.065%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 19 (1.24%) Remedy ITSM
2 17 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
4 9 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.52%) Maximo
5 8 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.46%) Northgate Housing
6 7 (0.46%) SAP hybris
7 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.20%) Infor M3
8 3 (0.20%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
9 2 (0.13%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.13%) Workday HCM
10 1 (0.065%) Academy Housing
10 1 (0.065%) CA PPM
10 1 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.065%) MIS ActiveH
10 1 (0.065%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.065%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.09%) SaaS
2 21 (1.37%) Office 365
3 12 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.065%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.065%) Force.com
5 1 (0.065%) IaaS
5 1 (0.065%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (1.89%) LAN
1 29 (1.89%) WAN
2 17 (1.11%) Intranet
3 16 (1.05%) Unified Communications
4 11 (0.72%) Firewall
4 11 (0.72%) VoIP
5 9 (0.59%) Internet
5 9 (0.59%) SAN
6 8 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (0.52%) Wireless
7 6 (0.39%) Extranet
7 6 (0.39%) MPLS
7 6 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
8 4 (0.26%) IPv4
9 3 (0.20%) ISDN
9 3 (0.20%) VPN
10 2 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.13%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.13%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (2.22%) Big Data
2 27 (1.76%) SQL Server
3 16 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (0.65%) Relational Database
5 8 (0.52%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.46%) RDBMS
7 6 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.26%) GIS
8 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.13%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.13%) Electronic Patient Records
10 2 (0.13%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.13%) SAP BI
11 1 (0.065%) EDRMS
11 1 (0.065%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (1.44%) JIRA
2 7 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.26%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (0.13%) Maven
5 1 (0.065%) Git (software)
General
1 471 (30.76%) Finance
2 249 (16.26%) Retail
3 113 (7.38%) Banking
4 71 (4.64%) Legal
5 63 (4.11%) Manufacturing
6 58 (3.79%) Telecoms
7 48 (3.14%) Marketing
8 46 (3.00%) Law
9 38 (2.48%) Advertising
10 29 (1.89%) Front Office
10 29 (1.89%) Investment Banking
11 23 (1.50%) Aerospace
11 23 (1.50%) Back Office
12 17 (1.11%) Electronics
13 12 (0.78%) French Language
14 11 (0.72%) Games
15 9 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
16 8 (0.52%) Private Banking
16 8 (0.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (2.16%) .NET
2 13 (0.85%) Web Services
3 8 (0.52%) Middleware
4 7 (0.46%) HTML
5 5 (0.33%) Velocity
5 5 (0.33%) XML
6 4 (0.26%) REST
6 4 (0.26%) SOAP
6 4 (0.26%) Spring
7 3 (0.20%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.20%) CSS
7 3 (0.20%) EDI
8 2 (0.13%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.13%) DWR
8 2 (0.13%) Ext JS
8 2 (0.13%) Java EE
8 2 (0.13%) JDBC
8 2 (0.13%) WCF
8 2 (0.13%) XMPP
8 2 (0.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 108 (7.05%) Data Centre
2 97 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (3.59%) PMI
4 45 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 31 (2.02%) EPoS
6 30 (1.96%) FMCG
6 30 (1.96%) Virtual Team
7 25 (1.63%) Driving Licence
8 22 (1.44%) iPad
8 22 (1.44%) Life Science
9 17 (1.11%) Computer Science
10 14 (0.91%) NHS
11 12 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (0.72%) User Experience
13 9 (0.59%) Performance Metrics
14 8 (0.52%) Client/Server
15 7 (0.46%) Digital Media
16 6 (0.39%) Fintech
16 6 (0.39%) Reinsurance
16 6 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 60 (3.92%) Windows
2 22 (1.44%) Windows Server
3 10 (0.65%) Unix
4 8 (0.52%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.46%) Linux
6 4 (0.26%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.26%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.20%) VMS
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
8 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.065%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1026 (67.02%) Project Management
2 827 (54.02%) PRINCE2
3 539 (35.21%) Agile Software Development
4 397 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 170 (11.10%) Waterfall
6 146 (9.54%) SDLC
7 141 (9.21%) Business Analysis
8 131 (8.56%) ITIL
9 117 (7.64%) Programme Management
10 114 (7.45%) Change Control
11 99 (6.47%) Change Management
12 98 (6.40%) Project Planning
13 94 (6.14%) Matrix Organization
14 88 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
14 88 (5.75%) Scrum
15 83 (5.42%) E-Commerce
15 83 (5.42%) Risk Management
16 79 (5.16%) ERP
17 71 (4.64%) PRINCE
18 60 (3.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 23 (1.50%) SQL
2 16 (1.05%) C
3 15 (0.98%) Java
4 13 (0.85%) C#
5 12 (0.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.13%) PHP
7 1 (0.065%) C++
Qualifications
1 183 (11.95%) Degree
2 182 (11.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 164 (10.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 153 (9.99%) PMP
5 138 (9.01%) PMI Certification
6 55 (3.59%) APMP
7 27 (1.76%) Security Cleared
8 22 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 21 (1.37%) ISEB
10 15 (0.98%) SC Cleared
11 9 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.33%) CCNA
12 5 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.26%) MCSE
14 3 (0.20%) CISSP
14 3 (0.20%) MAPM
15 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
15 2 (0.13%) CAPM
15 2 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (2.42%) QA
2 12 (0.78%) SLA
3 11 (0.72%) PMBOK
4 6 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.26%) GAMP
5 4 (0.26%) GxP
6 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.065%) DICOM
7 1 (0.065%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (0.65%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (0.33%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.065%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 128 (8.36%) Microsoft
2 53 (3.46%) SAP
3 37 (2.42%) Oracle
4 31 (2.02%) Cisco
5 26 (1.70%) Citrix
6 25 (1.63%) VMware
7 19 (1.24%) Remedy
8 14 (0.91%) ServiceNow
9 11 (0.72%) CheckPoint
10 9 (0.59%) IBM
10 9 (0.59%) Juniper
11 8 (0.52%) BT
11 8 (0.52%) Capita
11 8 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.52%) Syclo
11 8 (0.52%) webMethods
12 7 (0.46%) hybris
12 7 (0.46%) Northgate
13 6 (0.39%) BMC
14 5 (0.33%) Hyperion
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUS
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £6,000 Car Allowance, 25% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + flexible working
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000 - £60,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000 - £60,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000 - £60,000 with an impressive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus Bonus Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £35k - 52k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Yoh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Yoh
Salary: £49 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
XPO Logistics
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + car allowance + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago