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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 383 376 398
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 771 873 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.78% 0.80% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.83% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 670 714 708
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 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £48,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.04%

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
94824 105610 114571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79970 87076 93773
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -20 704 £52,500 +5.00% 85
London +14 269 £57,500 -4.16% 26
South East -19 119 £52,500 +2.43% 14
East of England +25 68 £58,000 +16.00% 9
North West +9 67 £45,000 +5.88% 7
City of London +62 59 £62,500 +4.16% 6
South West +18 50 £45,000 +5.88% 7
West Midlands -31 50 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Yorkshire 0 48 £42,500 -10.52% 7
East Midlands -13 38 £52,500 +10.52% 3
West Yorkshire -10 37 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Scotland +19 35 £56,000 +31.76% 3
Manchester +14 34 £45,000 - 6
Surrey +34 26 £55,000 - 2
Berkshire +11 26 £53,750 -2.27% 4
Hampshire +1 22 £50,000 +5.26%
Leeds -4 22 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Edinburgh +22 21 £65,000 +40.54% 2
Birmingham -6 20 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Buckinghamshire +27 19 £52,500 +10.52% 4
Essex +24 18 £60,000 +29.72% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 18 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Bristol +26 16 £47,500 +31.94% 5
Milton Keynes +35 14 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Suffolk +21 14 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Peterborough +16 14 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Lancashire +5 13 £35,000 -
Northamptonshire +21 12 £52,500 +7.69% 1
Leicestershire -2 12 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Dorset +14 11 £37,500 -11.76% 2

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 1014 (66.89%) Project Management
2 792 (52.24%) PRINCE2
3 537 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
4 452 (29.82%) Finance
5 403 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 228 (15.04%) Retail
7 181 (11.94%) PMI Certification
8 178 (11.74%) Waterfall
9 174 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 173 (11.41%) Degree
11 166 (10.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 160 (10.55%) SDLC
13 146 (9.63%) PMP
14 138 (9.10%) ITIL
15 137 (9.04%) Business Analysis
16 133 (8.77%) MS Project
17 120 (7.92%) Microsoft
17 120 (7.92%) Programme Management
18 114 (7.52%) Banking
19 111 (7.32%) Project Planning
20 107 (7.06%) Change Control
21 105 (6.93%) Matrix Organization
22 104 (6.86%) Data Centre
23 98 (6.46%) Scrum
24 95 (6.27%) Change Management
25 88 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
26 85 (5.61%) E-Commerce
26 85 (5.61%) ERP
27 79 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
28 77 (5.08%) Legal

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 47 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.25%) CMS
3 11 (0.73%) MS Project Server
4 8 (0.53%) SAS
5 7 (0.46%) Skype for Business
6 5 (0.33%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.26%) Confluence
8 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.13%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.066%) JBoss
9 1 (0.066%) Liferay
Applications
1 133 (8.77%) MS Project
2 68 (4.49%) MS Excel
3 49 (3.23%) MS Office
4 31 (2.04%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.066%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 21 (1.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 8 (0.53%) Maximo
3 8 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.46%) Northgate Housing
4 7 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
5 6 (0.40%) SAP hybris
6 5 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.20%) Infor M3
7 3 (0.20%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.066%) Aareon QL
9 1 (0.066%) Academy Housing
9 1 (0.066%) CA PPM
9 1 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.066%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.066%) Orchard Housing
9 1 (0.066%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.066%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.77%) SaaS
2 23 (1.52%) Office 365
3 13 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.13%) IaaS
6 2 (0.13%) PaaS
7 1 (0.066%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.066%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.45%) WAN
2 21 (1.39%) LAN
3 13 (0.86%) Intranet
4 11 (0.73%) Unified Communications
5 10 (0.66%) SAN
5 10 (0.66%) VoIP
6 9 (0.59%) Wireless
7 8 (0.53%) Firewall
7 8 (0.53%) Internet
7 8 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (0.40%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (0.26%) Extranet
9 4 (0.26%) IPv4
10 3 (0.20%) ISDN
10 3 (0.20%) MPLS
10 3 (0.20%) VPN
11 2 (0.13%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.13%) iSCSI
11 2 (0.13%) NAS
11 2 (0.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (2.18%) Big Data
2 23 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 15 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (0.66%) Oracle Database
4 10 (0.66%) Relational Database
5 7 (0.46%) RDBMS
6 6 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.20%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.13%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.13%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (0.13%) GIS
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.13%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.066%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 22 (1.45%) JIRA
2 8 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.26%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (0.13%) Maven
5 1 (0.066%) Git (software)
General
1 452 (29.82%) Finance
2 228 (15.04%) Retail
3 114 (7.52%) Banking
4 77 (5.08%) Legal
5 67 (4.42%) Manufacturing
6 56 (3.69%) Telecoms
7 52 (3.43%) Marketing
8 47 (3.10%) Law
9 32 (2.11%) Advertising
10 29 (1.91%) Front Office
10 29 (1.91%) Investment Banking
11 24 (1.58%) Back Office
12 23 (1.52%) Aerospace
13 20 (1.32%) Electronics
14 14 (0.92%) Games
15 12 (0.79%) French Language
16 10 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
17 9 (0.59%) Private Banking
17 9 (0.59%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.24%) .NET
2 13 (0.86%) Web Services
3 9 (0.59%) 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%) 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
8 2 (0.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 104 (6.86%) Data Centre
2 88 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (4.09%) PMI
4 41 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 28 (1.85%) EPoS
5 28 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 27 (1.78%) Driving Licence
7 26 (1.72%) FMCG
8 22 (1.45%) Life Science
9 18 (1.19%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.19%) iPad
10 15 (0.99%) NHS
11 12 (0.79%) Performance Metrics
12 11 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.53%) User Experience
14 7 (0.46%) Digital Media
15 6 (0.40%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.40%) Fintech
15 6 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
16 5 (0.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 53 (3.50%) Windows
2 21 (1.39%) Windows Server
3 11 (0.73%) Unix
4 7 (0.46%) Linux
5 5 (0.33%) Windows 7
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 1014 (66.89%) Project Management
2 792 (52.24%) PRINCE2
3 537 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
4 403 (26.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 178 (11.74%) Waterfall
6 160 (10.55%) SDLC
7 138 (9.10%) ITIL
8 137 (9.04%) Business Analysis
9 120 (7.92%) Programme Management
10 111 (7.32%) Project Planning
11 107 (7.06%) Change Control
12 105 (6.93%) Matrix Organization
13 98 (6.46%) Scrum
14 95 (6.27%) Change Management
15 85 (5.61%) E-Commerce
15 85 (5.61%) ERP
16 79 (5.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 74 (4.88%) PRINCE
18 73 (4.82%) CRM
18 73 (4.82%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (1.45%) SQL
2 20 (1.32%) Java
3 16 (1.06%) C#
4 13 (0.86%) JavaScript
5 12 (0.79%) C
6 2 (0.13%) PHP
6 2 (0.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.066%) C++
Qualifications
1 181 (11.94%) PMI Certification
2 174 (11.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 173 (11.41%) Degree
4 166 (10.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 146 (9.63%) PMP
6 50 (3.30%) APMP
7 28 (1.85%) Security Cleared
8 22 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
9 15 (0.99%) ISEB
10 14 (0.92%) SC Cleared
11 9 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.20%) CCNA
12 3 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.20%) CISSP
12 3 (0.20%) CITP
12 3 (0.20%) HND
12 3 (0.20%) MBCS
12 3 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.13%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (2.57%) QA
2 11 (0.73%) PMBOK
2 11 (0.73%) SLA
3 6 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.26%) GAMP
4 4 (0.26%) GxP
5 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.066%) DICOM
7 1 (0.066%) HL7
7 1 (0.066%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
3 10 (0.66%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.40%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.26%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.13%) vSphere
6 2 (0.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.066%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 120 (7.92%) Microsoft
2 50 (3.30%) SAP
3 40 (2.64%) Oracle
4 32 (2.11%) Cisco
5 22 (1.45%) VMware
6 21 (1.39%) Citrix
6 21 (1.39%) Remedy
7 17 (1.12%) ServiceNow
8 13 (0.86%) Juniper
9 10 (0.66%) CheckPoint
9 10 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.59%) IBM
11 8 (0.53%) BT
11 8 (0.53%) Capita
11 8 (0.53%) Syclo
11 8 (0.53%) webMethods
12 7 (0.46%) HP
12 7 (0.46%) Northgate
13 6 (0.40%) BMC
13 6 (0.40%) hybris
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 13 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Excellent Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum £6,000 Car Allowance, 25% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Teesside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: £40,000 - 45,000 + to 20% Bonus + Pension + 34 day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £80,000
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Ds Smith Plc
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Company Car and up to 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
FT Select
Salary: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k-45k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £67,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Imperative People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Powys
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £39,999 per annum £35,000 - £40,000 DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: £60,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + car+bonus 30%
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum 15% Bonus, 25 Days Holiday, LI, Other Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum +car / allowance + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Canterbury Christ Church University
Salary: From £37,768 to £46,414 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago