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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 423 468 511
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 647 477 455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.44% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.46% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 549 426 405
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £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
111102 102616 112143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.42% 94.25% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90827 85015 96150
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 £26,500 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +54 600 £50,000 - 55
London +25 256 £55,000 - 21
South East -1 107 £52,500 +10.52% 10
City of London +21 76 £57,500 +2.67% 7
South West +12 53 £45,000 - 3
North West +17 50 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Yorkshire -17 39 £42,500 -15.00% 5
East of England -22 34 £60,000 +9.09% 6
West Yorkshire -25 33 £42,500 -19.04% 4
East Midlands +5 31 £40,500 -7.42% 2
Scotland -22 27 £65,000 +36.84% 4
Berkshire +17 26 £58,000 +18.97% 1
Manchester +17 26 £45,500 +9.63% 1
Surrey +10 25 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands +5 25 £47,500 +26.66% 4
Leeds -20 25 £42,500 -19.04% 3
West Sussex +13 24 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Edinburgh +5 24 £65,000 +39.03% 2
Essex +16 18 £60,000 +179.06% 4
Bristol +6 18 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Hampshire -7 14 £55,000 +21.85% 2
Cheshire +2 11 £45,000 +8.43%
Hertfordshire -28 11 £57,500 +0.87%
Horsham - 11 £52,500 -
Nottinghamshire +3 10 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Derbyshire -6 10 £37,500 -
Colchester - 10 £63,750 -
Oxfordshire - 9 £41,000 -
Lancashire - 9 £42,500 -
Birmingham +6 8 £70,000 +94.44%

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 891 (67.30%) Project Management
2 753 (56.87%) PRINCE2
3 517 (39.05%) Finance
4 306 (23.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 177 (13.37%) Retail
6 167 (12.61%) Microsoft
7 163 (12.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 152 (11.48%) MS Excel
9 151 (11.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 148 (11.18%) PMI Certification
11 141 (10.65%) ITIL
12 137 (10.35%) Degree
13 134 (10.12%) MS Project
14 130 (9.82%) Banking
15 115 (8.69%) Change Management
16 112 (8.46%) E-Commerce
17 108 (8.16%) MS Office
18 104 (7.85%) PMP
19 100 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
20 91 (6.87%) CRM
21 87 (6.57%) Business Analysis
22 84 (6.34%) ERP
23 82 (6.19%) Windows
24 76 (5.74%) Project Planning
25 69 (5.21%) Programme Management
26 68 (5.14%) Migration
26 68 (5.14%) PMI
26 68 (5.14%) Waterfall
27 66 (4.98%) PRINCE
27 66 (4.98%) Scrum

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (3.93%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.06%) MS Exchange
3 9 (0.68%) CMS
3 9 (0.68%) MS Project Server
4 7 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (0.38%) IIS
6 5 (0.38%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.23%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.23%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.23%) Lync
8 2 (0.15%) Confluence
8 2 (0.15%) Drupal
9 1 (0.076%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.076%) Apache
9 1 (0.076%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.076%) SAS
9 1 (0.076%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.076%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 152 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 134 (10.12%) MS Project
3 108 (8.16%) MS Office
4 35 (2.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 31 (2.34%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.38%) Magento
4 5 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.30%) arcHouse
5 4 (0.30%) Academy Housing
5 4 (0.30%) Kondor+
6 3 (0.23%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.15%) Line 500
7 2 (0.15%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.15%) Agresso
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.076%) Temenos T24
8 1 (0.076%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.076%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.076%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.38%) SaaS
2 2 (0.15%) Office 365
2 2 (0.15%) PaaS
2 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.51%) WAN
2 18 (1.36%) LAN
3 16 (1.21%) SAN
4 9 (0.68%) Internet
5 5 (0.38%) Intranet
6 4 (0.30%) VoIP
7 3 (0.23%) Wireless
8 2 (0.15%) VLAN
8 2 (0.15%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.15%) SWIFTNet
8 2 (0.15%) Network Security
8 2 (0.15%) 3G
8 2 (0.15%) Firewall
8 2 (0.15%) Extranet
8 2 (0.15%) HTTP
8 2 (0.15%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.15%) PSTN
9 1 (0.076%) MVNO
9 1 (0.076%) FTP
9 1 (0.076%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.06%) MySQL
2 14 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.38%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.15%) QlikView
6 2 (0.15%) Big Data
6 2 (0.15%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.076%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.076%) MS Access
7 1 (0.076%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.076%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.076%) EDMS
7 1 (0.076%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.076%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.076%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (0.91%) JIRA
2 2 (0.15%) Redmine
2 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.15%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.15%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.076%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.076%) TestComplete
3 1 (0.076%) NUnit
General
1 517 (39.05%) Finance
2 177 (13.37%) Retail
3 130 (9.82%) Banking
4 57 (4.31%) Legal
5 48 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 44 (3.32%) Law
7 39 (2.95%) Telecoms
8 37 (2.79%) Back Office
9 34 (2.57%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.74%) Marketing
11 22 (1.66%) Advertising
12 19 (1.44%) Publishing
12 19 (1.44%) Front Office
13 18 (1.36%) Games
14 17 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
15 7 (0.53%) Billing
16 6 (0.45%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.45%) French Language
17 4 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
17 4 (0.30%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (3.93%) .NET
2 16 (1.21%) HTML
3 14 (1.06%) CSS
4 12 (0.91%) XML
5 8 (0.60%) WPF
6 6 (0.45%) Ajax
6 6 (0.45%) WinForms
7 4 (0.30%) SOAP
7 4 (0.30%) Web Services
7 4 (0.30%) EDI
8 3 (0.23%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (0.15%) Spring
9 2 (0.15%) RESTful
9 2 (0.15%) GWT
9 2 (0.15%) LAMP
9 2 (0.15%) J2EE
10 1 (0.076%) CGI
10 1 (0.076%) SAML
10 1 (0.076%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 68 (5.14%) PMI
2 31 (2.34%) FMCG
3 27 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 22 (1.66%) EPoS
4 22 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 12 (0.91%) Social Media
7 10 (0.76%) Life Science
7 10 (0.76%) iPad
8 9 (0.68%) NHS
9 8 (0.60%) Mobile App
10 7 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.53%) Mathematics
11 6 (0.45%) Statistics
11 6 (0.45%) SCADA
11 6 (0.45%) Open Source
11 6 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.45%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.38%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 82 (6.19%) Windows
2 19 (1.44%) Linux
3 17 (1.28%) UNIX
3 17 (1.28%) Windows 7
4 7 (0.53%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.45%) Android
5 6 (0.45%) Solaris
6 5 (0.38%) Windows 8
7 4 (0.30%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.076%) VMS
9 1 (0.076%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 891 (67.30%) Project Management
2 753 (56.87%) PRINCE2
3 306 (23.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 141 (10.65%) ITIL
5 115 (8.69%) Change Management
6 112 (8.46%) E-Commerce
7 100 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (6.87%) CRM
9 87 (6.57%) Business Analysis
10 84 (6.34%) ERP
11 76 (5.74%) Project Planning
12 69 (5.21%) Programme Management
13 68 (5.14%) Migration
13 68 (5.14%) Waterfall
14 66 (4.98%) PRINCE
14 66 (4.98%) Scrum
15 59 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
16 53 (4.00%) Risk Management
17 50 (3.78%) Time Management
18 47 (3.55%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (3.63%) SQL
2 22 (1.66%) C#
3 17 (1.28%) PHP
4 16 (1.21%) C
5 13 (0.98%) Java
6 12 (0.91%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.45%) PHP5
8 5 (0.38%) VB.NET
8 5 (0.38%) VBA
9 4 (0.30%) VBScript
10 3 (0.23%) Perl
11 2 (0.15%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.15%) VB
11 2 (0.15%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.076%) C++
Qualifications
1 163 (12.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 151 (11.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 148 (11.18%) PMI Certification
4 137 (10.35%) Degree
5 104 (7.85%) PMP
6 56 (4.23%) APMP
7 29 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
8 26 (1.96%) Security Cleared
9 19 (1.44%) SC Cleared
10 13 (0.98%) ISEB
11 11 (0.83%) ISEB Practitioner
12 6 (0.45%) 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%) HNC
16 1 (0.076%) MBA
16 1 (0.076%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.49%) QA
2 10 (0.76%) SLA
3 7 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.30%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.15%) HL7
6 2 (0.15%) Basel III
6 2 (0.15%) TickIT
6 2 (0.15%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.15%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.15%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.076%) COREP
7 1 (0.076%) P3O
7 1 (0.076%) GxP
7 1 (0.076%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.076%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (1.81%) Active Directory
1 24 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (0.91%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.30%) XenApp
4 3 (0.23%) vSphere
5 1 (0.076%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (1.66%) 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 (12.61%) Microsoft
2 58 (4.38%) SAP
3 54 (4.08%) Oracle
4 50 (3.78%) Citrix
5 37 (2.79%) VMware
6 25 (1.89%) Cisco
7 16 (1.21%) IBM
8 13 (0.98%) EMC
9 12 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.83%) HP
11 8 (0.60%) ATG
11 8 (0.60%) CheckPoint
12 7 (0.53%) Sage
13 6 (0.45%) Apple
13 6 (0.45%) NetApp
13 6 (0.45%) Sun
14 5 (0.38%) Capita
14 5 (0.38%) Northgate
14 5 (0.38%) Civica
14 5 (0.38%) Orchard
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £42000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
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West Sussex
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Salary: £40000 to £53000 per annum - + Benefits
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Bath, Avon
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum plus bens
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Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Witham, Essex
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
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Bristol, Avon
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