The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
London / City of London
Rank 59 57 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 -14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 210 324 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.19% 4.57% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 4.77% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 201 293 437
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 4800 6788 9781
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.88% 95.65% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4408 6071 8330
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 £33,006
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%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in the City of London

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 Project Manager in the City of London.

Salary trend for Project Manager in the City of London

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 241 (59.36%) Project Management
2 155 (38.18%) Finance
3 140 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 123 (30.30%) PRINCE2
5 56 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 55 (13.55%) CRM
7 53 (13.05%) Retail
8 49 (12.07%) MS Excel
9 45 (11.08%) Degree
10 44 (10.84%) MS Project
11 43 (10.59%) Waterfall
12 42 (10.34%) SDLC
13 41 (10.10%) PMI Certification
14 40 (9.85%) Scrum
15 39 (9.61%) Banking
16 37 (9.11%) Business Analysis
17 36 (8.87%) ITIL
17 36 (8.87%) MS PowerPoint
18 35 (8.62%) PMP
18 35 (8.62%) MS Visio
18 35 (8.62%) Legal
19 31 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
20 27 (6.65%) Business Transformation
20 27 (6.65%) PMI
21 26 (6.40%) Law
22 25 (6.16%) E-Commerce
23 24 (5.91%) Migration
23 24 (5.91%) JIRA
24 23 (5.67%) PRINCE2 Certification

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 8 (1.97%) CMS
2 6 (1.48%) Confluence
2 6 (1.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.49%) Apache
3 2 (0.49%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.25%) Drupal
4 1 (0.25%) IIS
4 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 49 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 44 (10.84%) MS Project
3 36 (8.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (8.62%) MS Visio
5 18 (4.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) CaseMap
2 3 (0.74%) Magento
2 3 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.74%) Relativity
2 3 (0.74%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.49%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.49%) Primavera
3 2 (0.49%) Sage CRM
3 2 (0.49%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.49%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.25%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.25%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.71%) SaaS
2 6 (1.48%) Office 365
3 3 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.49%) Asana
4 2 (0.49%) Force.com
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.49%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.23%) SAN
1 5 (1.23%) Unified Communications
1 5 (1.23%) WAN
2 4 (0.99%) LAN
2 4 (0.99%) VoIP
3 2 (0.49%) Internet
4 1 (0.25%) 3G
4 1 (0.25%) HTTP
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) Skype
4 1 (0.25%) WebEx
4 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.19%) MS Access
2 16 (3.94%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.45%) Big Data
4 10 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.49%) MySQL
6 2 (0.49%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (5.91%) JIRA
2 4 (0.99%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.49%) JIRA Agile
General
1 155 (38.18%) Finance
2 53 (13.05%) Retail
3 39 (9.61%) Banking
4 35 (8.62%) Legal
5 26 (6.40%) Law
6 16 (3.94%) Back Office
6 16 (3.94%) Investment Banking
6 16 (3.94%) Publishing
7 15 (3.69%) Advertising
8 13 (3.20%) Marketing
9 7 (1.72%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.48%) Front Office
11 5 (1.23%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.49%) French Language
12 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.25%) German Language
13 1 (0.25%) Local Government
13 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.97%) .NET
2 6 (1.48%) Mason
3 5 (1.23%) HTML
4 4 (0.99%) Web Services
5 2 (0.49%) CSS
5 2 (0.49%) LAMP
5 2 (0.49%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.25%) cXML
6 1 (0.25%) Flash
6 1 (0.25%) SAML
6 1 (0.25%) Visualforce
6 1 (0.25%) XML
6 1 (0.25%) XSD
6 1 (0.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.65%) PMI
3 18 (4.43%) Fintech
4 15 (3.69%) Data Centre
4 15 (3.69%) EPoS
5 11 (2.71%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.46%) Equities
7 8 (1.97%) User Experience
8 6 (1.48%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.23%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.23%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.23%) FMCG
9 5 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.23%) Hedge funds
10 4 (0.99%) Clustering
10 4 (0.99%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (0.74%) Derivative
11 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.23%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.49%) Android
2 2 (0.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (59.36%) Project Management
2 140 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (30.30%) PRINCE2
3 123 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (13.55%) CRM
5 43 (10.59%) Waterfall
6 42 (10.34%) SDLC
7 40 (9.85%) Scrum
8 37 (9.11%) Business Analysis
9 36 (8.87%) ITIL
10 27 (6.65%) Business Transformation
11 25 (6.16%) E-Commerce
12 24 (5.91%) Migration
13 20 (4.93%) Change Control
14 18 (4.43%) IT Strategy
15 17 (4.19%) Asset Management
15 17 (4.19%) Change Management
15 17 (4.19%) Matrix Management
16 16 (3.94%) Project Planning
17 14 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 22 (5.42%) SQL
2 15 (3.69%) C
3 6 (1.48%) C#
3 6 (1.48%) Java
4 3 (0.74%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.74%) PHP
5 2 (0.49%) Apex Code
5 2 (0.49%) Perl
6 1 (0.25%) Python
6 1 (0.25%) R
6 1 (0.25%) SOQL
6 1 (0.25%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 45 (11.08%) Degree
2 41 (10.10%) PMI Certification
3 35 (8.62%) PMP
4 23 (5.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.23%) APMP
8 4 (0.99%) MBA
9 2 (0.49%) CISA
9 2 (0.49%) CISM
9 2 (0.49%) CISSP
9 2 (0.49%) ISEB
9 2 (0.49%) PgMP
10 1 (0.25%) ACCA
10 1 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.25%) CAPM
10 1 (0.25%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.94%) PMO
2 13 (3.20%) MiFID
2 13 (3.20%) QA
3 3 (0.74%) EMIR
3 3 (0.74%) SLA
4 2 (0.49%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.25%) Basel III
5 1 (0.25%) CRD IV
5 1 (0.25%) FATCA
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.25%) SEPA
System Software
1 3 (0.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 56 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (1.72%) SAP
4 6 (1.48%) Cognos
5 5 (1.23%) Oracle
6 4 (0.99%) Avaya
6 4 (0.99%) Cadence
6 4 (0.99%) Cisco
6 4 (0.99%) Mitel
7 3 (0.74%) Bloomberg
7 3 (0.74%) Charles River
7 3 (0.74%) Eze Castle Integration
7 3 (0.74%) IBM
7 3 (0.74%) Progress
7 3 (0.74%) Recommind
8 2 (0.49%) CA
8 2 (0.49%) Google
8 2 (0.49%) Netezza
8 2 (0.49%) Sage
8 2 (0.49%) SimCorp
City, London
GBL Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Haysfm
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60 - 80k plus bonus, plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lebara
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank International
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Technology People UK
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £95,000 + a lucrative package
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 15% Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
TDA Group
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary plus strong benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with strong benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
greywood
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
Altus Analytics
Posted: 18 days ago