The median annual salary for a IT Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
London / City of London
Rank 173 213 269
Rank change year-on-year +40 +56  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 50 62 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.99% 0.88% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.91% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 49
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £80,000 £83,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4870 6777 9756
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.94% 95.65% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4470 6059 8310
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in the City of London

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in the City of London

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in the City of London

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, 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 across the City of London region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 46 (48.94%) Finance
2 43 (45.74%) Project Management
3 42 (44.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (32.98%) PRINCE2
6 30 (31.91%) Retail
7 21 (22.34%) Business Transformation
8 19 (20.21%) SDLC
9 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
10 14 (14.89%) EPoS
11 13 (13.83%) CRM
11 13 (13.83%) ITIL
12 12 (12.77%) Change Control
13 11 (11.70%) PMI Certification
14 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 10 (10.64%) Waterfall
15 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
15 9 (9.57%) ETL
15 9 (9.57%) MS Project
16 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
16 8 (8.51%) Back Office
16 8 (8.51%) Banking
16 8 (8.51%) Coaching
17 7 (7.45%) Scrum
17 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
17 7 (7.45%) SQL
17 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
17 7 (7.45%) PMI
18 6 (6.38%) PMP
18 6 (6.38%) Data Modelling

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (5.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Project
2 5 (5.32%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.26%) MS Office
4 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Mimecast
1 2 (2.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) LAN
1 1 (1.06%) SAN
1 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.06%) Big Data
General
1 46 (48.94%) Finance
2 30 (31.91%) Retail
3 8 (8.51%) Back Office
3 8 (8.51%) Banking
4 6 (6.38%) Marketing
5 4 (4.26%) Law
5 4 (4.26%) Legal
5 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.13%) Front Office
6 2 (2.13%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Local Government
7 1 (1.06%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) EPoS
2 7 (7.45%) PMI
3 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.26%) FMCG
4 3 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.13%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.06%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.06%) Robotics
6 1 (1.06%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.74%) Project Management
2 42 (44.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (32.98%) PRINCE2
5 21 (22.34%) Business Transformation
6 19 (20.21%) SDLC
7 15 (15.96%) E-Commerce
8 13 (13.83%) CRM
8 13 (13.83%) ITIL
9 12 (12.77%) Change Control
10 10 (10.64%) Waterfall
11 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
11 9 (9.57%) ETL
12 8 (8.51%) Coaching
13 7 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (7.45%) Scrum
13 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
14 6 (6.38%) Data Modelling
14 6 (6.38%) Migration
15 5 (5.32%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) SQL
2 2 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (11.70%) PMI Certification
2 10 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (6.38%) PMP
4 3 (3.19%) Degree
5 2 (2.13%) PgMP
6 1 (1.06%) APMP
6 1 (1.06%) ISEB
6 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) MiFID
1 2 (2.13%) PMO
1 2 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) Basel III
2 1 (1.06%) CRD IV
2 1 (1.06%) EMIR
2 1 (1.06%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (6.38%) Cognos
2 3 (3.19%) IBM
3 2 (2.13%) Fortinet
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.13%) Sage
3 2 (2.13%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle
4 1 (1.06%) SAP
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