Period
to 16 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 60 32 31
Rank change year-on-year -28 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 226 576 785
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.61% 6.86% 7.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 7.30% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 186 476 682
10th Percentile £46,875 £39,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £49,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +12.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £86,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £91,250 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £66,000 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% -7.14% +16.67%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,668 7,891 9,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.21% 94.02% 92.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4,130 6,896 8,474
10th Percentile £43,750 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +5.69%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the City of London

Project Management
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Project Management in the City of London.

Salary trend for Project Management in the City of London

Project Management
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Project Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, IT jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 101 (44.69%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (35.84%) Finance
3 45 (19.91%) Python
3 45 (19.91%) Agile Project Management
4 42 (18.58%) Microsoft
5 40 (17.70%) Banking
6 31 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (13.72%) Problem-Solving
7 30 (13.27%) Django
7 30 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 30 (13.27%) Business Analysis
8 29 (12.83%) CRM
9 28 (12.39%) Degree
10 26 (11.50%) Microsoft Excel
11 25 (11.06%) PRINCE2
12 24 (10.62%) Project Delivery
13 22 (9.73%) Data Management
14 20 (8.85%) Migration
14 20 (8.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 19 (8.41%) Azure
15 19 (8.41%) Strategic Roadmap
16 18 (7.96%) Validation
16 18 (7.96%) SQL
17 17 (7.52%) Front Office
17 17 (7.52%) Power BI
17 17 (7.52%) Power Platform
18 16 (7.08%) Flask
18 16 (7.08%) Data Governance
18 16 (7.08%) Change Management
18 16 (7.08%) Dynamics CRM

Project Management
Co-occurring 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 3 (1.33%) SAS
2 2 (0.88%) CMS
2 2 (0.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (11.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.54%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.54%) MS Visio
3 6 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (7.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) Magento
3 1 (0.44%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 19 (8.41%) Azure
2 17 (7.52%) Power Platform
3 10 (4.42%) SaaS
4 9 (3.98%) AWS
5 6 (2.65%) GCP
6 5 (2.21%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (1.33%) GitHub
8 2 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.88%) IaaS
8 2 (0.88%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.88%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.44%) Google Data Studio
9 1 (0.44%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) PaaS
9 1 (0.44%) Serverless
9 1 (0.44%) Slack
9 1 (0.44%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.77%) Unified Communications
2 2 (0.88%) 2G
2 2 (0.88%) 3G
2 2 (0.88%) 4G
2 2 (0.88%) 5G
2 2 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (0.88%) DNS
2 2 (0.88%) LTE
2 2 (0.88%) MIMO
2 2 (0.88%) SAN
2 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.88%) VLAN
2 2 (0.88%) VoLTE
3 1 (0.44%) LAN
3 1 (0.44%) PSTN
3 1 (0.44%) VPN
3 1 (0.44%) WAN
3 1 (0.44%) WebEx
3 1 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.52%) Power BI
2 14 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.10%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.77%) Data Lake
5 3 (1.33%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.33%) HDInsight
5 3 (1.33%) Tableau
6 2 (0.88%) Big Data
6 2 (0.88%) Redis
7 1 (0.44%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.44%) Ingres
7 1 (0.44%) Looker
7 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.44%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (4.87%) GitLab
2 7 (3.10%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.10%) JIRA
3 4 (1.77%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.88%) CircleCI
4 2 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.44%) Maven
5 1 (0.44%) Postman
5 1 (0.44%) Travis CI
General
1 81 (35.84%) Finance
2 40 (17.70%) Banking
3 17 (7.52%) Front Office
4 13 (5.75%) Private Banking
5 8 (3.54%) Legal
5 8 (3.54%) Marketing
6 7 (3.10%) Law
7 6 (2.65%) Advertising
8 5 (2.21%) Back Office
8 5 (2.21%) Local Government
8 5 (2.21%) Retail
9 4 (1.77%) Investment Banking
10 3 (1.33%) Financial Institution
10 3 (1.33%) International Banking
10 3 (1.33%) Mandarin Language
10 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.88%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.88%) German Language
11 2 (0.88%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.88%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 60 (26.55%) Project Manager
2 47 (20.80%) Developer
3 29 (12.83%) Senior Developer
4 23 (10.18%) Analyst
5 20 (8.85%) Python Developer
6 19 (8.41%) Business Analyst
7 14 (6.19%) CRM Manager
8 13 (5.75%) Applications Manager
8 13 (5.75%) Senior Manager
9 12 (5.31%) Senior Python Developer
10 10 (4.42%) Django Developer
10 10 (4.42%) IT Manager
10 10 (4.42%) Senior Project Manager
11 9 (3.98%) React Developer
12 8 (3.54%) Digital Project Manager
12 8 (3.54%) IT Project Manager
12 8 (3.54%) Python Developer - Fintech
13 7 (3.10%) Senior React Developer
14 6 (2.65%) Delivery Manager
14 6 (2.65%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.27%) Django
2 16 (7.08%) Flask
3 11 (4.87%) Celery
4 9 (3.98%) .NET
5 6 (2.65%) GraphQL
5 6 (2.65%) React
5 6 (2.65%) Web Services
6 5 (2.21%) RESTful
7 4 (1.77%) .NET Core
7 4 (1.77%) CSS
7 4 (1.77%) Entity Framework
7 4 (1.77%) HTML
7 4 (1.77%) WPF
8 3 (1.33%) ADO.NET
8 3 (1.33%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.33%) ASP.NET Core
8 3 (1.33%) Dapper ORM
8 3 (1.33%) SOAP
8 3 (1.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 31 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.31%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (4.42%) PMI
4 9 (3.98%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (2.65%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.21%) Robotics
7 4 (1.77%) Derivative
7 4 (1.77%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.33%) CMDB
8 3 (1.33%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.33%) FMCG
8 3 (1.33%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.33%) User Experience
9 2 (0.88%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.88%) Equities
9 2 (0.88%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.42%) Windows
2 9 (3.98%) Linux
3 4 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.33%) Android
5 2 (0.88%) Unix
5 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (44.69%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (19.91%) Agile Project Management
3 31 (13.72%) Problem-Solving
4 30 (13.27%) Business Analysis
4 30 (13.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (12.83%) CRM
6 25 (11.06%) PRINCE2
7 24 (10.62%) Project Delivery
8 22 (9.73%) Data Management
9 20 (8.85%) Migration
9 20 (8.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 19 (8.41%) Strategic Roadmap
11 18 (7.96%) Validation
12 16 (7.08%) Change Management
12 16 (7.08%) Data Governance
13 15 (6.64%) Computer Science
14 14 (6.19%) Cybersecurity
14 14 (6.19%) Waterfall
14 14 (6.19%) Wealth Management
14 14 (6.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 45 (19.91%) Python
2 18 (7.96%) SQL
3 10 (4.42%) C#
3 10 (4.42%) JavaScript
4 8 (3.54%) Java
5 2 (0.88%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.88%) C
5 2 (0.88%) R
5 2 (0.88%) VBA
6 1 (0.44%) C++
6 1 (0.44%) ES6
6 1 (0.44%) F#
6 1 (0.44%) Kotlin
6 1 (0.44%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 28 (12.39%) Degree
2 12 (5.31%) PMI Certification
3 8 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.65%) CISM
5 5 (2.21%) CISSP
6 4 (1.77%) PMP
7 3 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.33%) IIBA
7 3 (1.33%) Master's Degree
7 3 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.88%) CREST Certified
8 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) PhD
8 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.44%) CHECK Team Leader
9 1 (0.44%) Cyber Scheme
9 1 (0.44%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.87%) PMO
2 10 (4.42%) QA
3 6 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.21%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (2.21%) NIST
5 3 (1.33%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.33%) SLA
6 2 (0.88%) EMIR
6 2 (0.88%) GDPR
6 2 (0.88%) MiFID
6 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (5.75%) Docker
2 5 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.65%) Ansible
2 5 (2.21%) Terraform
3 2 (0.88%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.88%) Packer
4 1 (0.44%) AssetCenter
4 1 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.87%) VMware
3 6 (2.65%) Cisco
3 6 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.21%) Citrix
4 5 (2.21%) GoldenSource
4 5 (2.21%) IBM
5 4 (1.77%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.33%) Databricks
6 3 (1.33%) Google
6 3 (1.33%) Kofax
6 3 (1.33%) Oracle
7 2 (0.88%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.88%) Splunk
7 2 (0.88%) Workday
8 1 (0.44%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.44%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.44%) Aruba
8 1 (0.44%) Demandware
8 1 (0.44%) Facebook