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 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 386 394 395
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 771 856 874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.75% 0.76% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.79% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 658 710 723
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,800 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
99119 108062 116837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 83362 88174 94782
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 2 May 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 2 May 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
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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 -29 714 £55,000 +10.00% 58
London -5 286 £60,000 +9.09% 16
South East -28 124 £55,000 +10.00% 8
North West +15 65 £42,500 -3.95% 10
West Midlands -22 63 £47,500 -5.00% 2
City of London +56 58 £60,000 -5.88% 6
East of England +10 56 £55,000 +10.00% 6
East Midlands +32 54 £55,000 +10.00% 2
South West 0 35 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Hampshire +22 33 £55,000 +25.71%
Scotland +23 31 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Manchester +10 30 £45,000 +1.12% 5
Yorkshire -25 30 £44,298 -4.22% 4
Birmingham -21 27 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Yorkshire -14 26 £43,596 -8.22% 3
Hertfordshire +28 22 £55,000 -1.78%
Berkshire +17 22 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Surrey -16 22 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Edinburgh +17 21 £55,000 +15.78%
Buckinghamshire +15 21 £52,500 +16.66% 2
Northamptonshire +26 20 £55,000 +22.22%
Leeds -14 19 £43,596 -3.12% 1
Northampton +28 18 £55,000 +57.14%
Bristol +9 18 £47,500 - 3
Cheshire +20 17 £36,000 -17.24% 1
Milton Keynes +28 16 £53,750 +19.44%
Leicestershire +15 16 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Essex +11 13 £58,000 +22.10% 1
Nottinghamshire +3 13 £47,500 -17.39% 1
Warwickshire 0 12 £40,500 -19.00%

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 1002 (66.40%) Project Management
2 788 (52.22%) PRINCE2
3 530 (35.12%) Agile Software Development
4 476 (31.54%) Finance
5 359 (23.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 212 (14.05%) Retail
7 200 (13.25%) Waterfall
8 184 (12.19%) Degree
9 171 (11.33%) PMI Certification
10 169 (11.20%) SDLC
11 168 (11.13%) ITIL
12 165 (10.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 147 (9.74%) Business Analysis
14 145 (9.61%) MS Project
15 139 (9.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 127 (8.42%) PMP
17 122 (8.08%) Data Centre
18 119 (7.89%) Banking
19 118 (7.82%) Project Planning
20 117 (7.75%) Microsoft
21 116 (7.69%) Programme Management
22 106 (7.02%) Change Management
23 103 (6.83%) Change Control
24 94 (6.23%) E-Commerce
25 91 (6.03%) Scrum
26 87 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
27 86 (5.70%) CRM
28 82 (5.43%) Risk Management
29 81 (5.37%) ERP
30 78 (5.17%) MS Excel

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 57 (3.78%) SharePoint
2 16 (1.06%) CMS
3 12 (0.80%) MS Project Server
4 11 (0.73%) Skype for Business
5 7 (0.46%) SAS
6 5 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.20%) SAP Portal
8 2 (0.13%) Drupal
8 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.066%) Confluence
9 1 (0.066%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.066%) Liferay
9 1 (0.066%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 145 (9.61%) MS Project
2 78 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 53 (3.51%) MS Office
4 32 (2.12%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 21 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
1 21 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.53%) Maximo
4 5 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.20%) Infor M3
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.13%) SAP FI-GL
7 1 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.066%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.066%) PeopleSoft HCM
7 1 (0.066%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 44 (2.92%) SaaS
2 26 (1.72%) Office 365
3 14 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.20%) IaaS
7 2 (0.13%) PaaS
8 1 (0.066%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.066%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (2.25%) SAN
2 33 (2.19%) WAN
3 31 (2.05%) LAN
4 17 (1.13%) Firewall
5 15 (0.99%) Wireless
6 12 (0.80%) Intranet
7 10 (0.66%) Internet
7 10 (0.66%) Unified Communications
8 9 (0.60%) VoIP
9 5 (0.33%) iSCSI
9 5 (0.33%) NAS
10 4 (0.27%) IPv4
10 4 (0.27%) MPLS
10 4 (0.27%) Structured Cabling
10 4 (0.27%) VPN
11 3 (0.20%) Broadband
11 3 (0.20%) Skype
12 2 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (0.13%) Extranet
12 2 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (2.32%) Big Data
2 26 (1.72%) SQL Server
3 15 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (0.99%) Relational Database
4 10 (0.66%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.53%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (0.33%) GIS
8 4 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.20%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.13%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.13%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.066%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.066%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 14 (0.93%) JIRA
2 6 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.20%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.13%) Subversion
5 1 (0.066%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.066%) MSI
General
1 476 (31.54%) Finance
2 212 (14.05%) Retail
3 119 (7.89%) Banking
4 78 (5.17%) Legal
5 67 (4.44%) Telecoms
6 63 (4.17%) Manufacturing
7 60 (3.98%) Marketing
8 36 (2.39%) Investment Banking
9 35 (2.32%) Back Office
10 33 (2.19%) Front Office
11 31 (2.05%) Advertising
12 30 (1.99%) Law
13 26 (1.72%) Electronics
14 16 (1.06%) Aerospace
15 13 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.80%) Billing
16 12 (0.80%) Games
17 9 (0.60%) Corporate Banking
17 9 (0.60%) Private Banking
18 8 (0.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (1.86%) .NET
2 11 (0.73%) Middleware
2 11 (0.73%) Web Services
3 9 (0.60%) HTML
4 3 (0.20%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.20%) CSS
4 3 (0.20%) EDI
5 2 (0.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.13%) CSS3
5 2 (0.13%) HTML5
5 2 (0.13%) jQuery
5 2 (0.13%) Spring
5 2 (0.13%) WPF
5 2 (0.13%) XML
6 1 (0.066%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.066%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 122 (8.08%) Data Centre
2 87 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 67 (4.44%) PMI
4 45 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 32 (2.12%) Driving Licence
6 27 (1.79%) EPoS
7 23 (1.52%) FMCG
8 18 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 16 (1.06%) Life Science
9 16 (1.06%) NHS
10 13 (0.86%) iPad
11 11 (0.73%) Derivative
12 8 (0.53%) Performance Metrics
13 7 (0.46%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.46%) Equities
14 6 (0.40%) Reinsurance
15 4 (0.27%) Enterprise Software
15 4 (0.27%) Fintech
15 4 (0.27%) Social Media
15 4 (0.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 66 (4.37%) Windows
2 40 (2.65%) Windows Server
3 21 (1.39%) Unix
4 10 (0.66%) Linux
5 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.13%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.066%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1002 (66.40%) Project Management
2 788 (52.22%) PRINCE2
3 530 (35.12%) Agile Software Development
4 359 (23.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 200 (13.25%) Waterfall
6 169 (11.20%) SDLC
7 168 (11.13%) ITIL
8 147 (9.74%) Business Analysis
9 118 (7.82%) Project Planning
10 116 (7.69%) Programme Management
11 106 (7.02%) Change Management
12 103 (6.83%) Change Control
13 94 (6.23%) E-Commerce
14 91 (6.03%) Scrum
15 86 (5.70%) CRM
16 82 (5.43%) Risk Management
17 81 (5.37%) ERP
18 75 (4.97%) PRINCE
19 72 (4.77%) Project Governance
20 68 (4.51%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 28 (1.86%) SQL
2 20 (1.33%) C#
3 15 (0.99%) Java
4 12 (0.80%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.27%) C
5 4 (0.27%) PHP
6 2 (0.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.066%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.066%) C++
7 1 (0.066%) Python
7 1 (0.066%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 184 (12.19%) Degree
2 171 (11.33%) PMI Certification
3 165 (10.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 139 (9.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 127 (8.42%) PMP
6 42 (2.78%) APMP
7 30 (1.99%) Security Cleared
8 18 (1.19%) ISEB
9 17 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
10 13 (0.86%) SC Cleared
11 12 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (0.40%) CITP
13 5 (0.33%) HND
14 4 (0.27%) HNC
14 4 (0.27%) ISTQB
15 3 (0.20%) APMG
15 3 (0.20%) CISSP
15 3 (0.20%) MBCS
15 3 (0.20%) Postgraduate
16 2 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (2.32%) QA
2 17 (1.13%) SLA
3 14 (0.93%) PMBOK
4 5 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.27%) GAMP
5 4 (0.27%) GxP
6 3 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.20%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.066%) DICOM
7 1 (0.066%) HL7
7 1 (0.066%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 38 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.53%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.46%) vSphere
5 4 (0.27%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.13%) XenServer
7 1 (0.066%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (0.13%) Backup Exec
1 2 (0.13%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 117 (7.75%) Microsoft
2 48 (3.18%) SAP
3 43 (2.85%) VMware
4 42 (2.78%) Cisco
4 42 (2.78%) Oracle
5 26 (1.72%) Citrix
6 21 (1.39%) Remedy
7 17 (1.13%) ServiceNow
8 14 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (0.86%) Juniper
10 12 (0.80%) HP
11 10 (0.66%) CheckPoint
12 9 (0.60%) IBM
13 8 (0.53%) RedPrairie
13 8 (0.53%) Syclo
13 8 (0.53%) webMethods
14 6 (0.40%) BMC
14 6 (0.40%) BT
14 6 (0.40%) Capita
14 6 (0.40%) Qualys
Wokingham, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + uncapped bonus & benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + 20% Bonus, 11% Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
nGAGE Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 15% Bonus, 25 Days Holiday, LI, Other Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £52,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £44K plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Car
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Denbighshire
FT Select
Salary: £30,000 per annum - company car/allowance included + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: Salary £30-40k DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-70,000k + a brilliant package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c. £56k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c. £56k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cumbria
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
High Wycombe
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Superb Bens
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
Nottingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Anchor
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Anchor
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 10 days ago