Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Business Project Manager was £50,198 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Business Project Manager
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 986 947 946
Rank change year-on-year -39 -1 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 177 262 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 133 230 301
England median annual salary £50,198 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.34% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £38,350 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £90,000 £88,000
UK median annual salary £50,198 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.34% +9.09% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161568 172325 198595
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130662 145385 166655
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Business Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Business Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Business Project Manager in England

Business Project Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Business Project Manager in England

Business Project Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Project Manager in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Project Manager in England

Business Project Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Project Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -14 94 £63,750 -5.56% 4
Midlands +36 27 £45,000 -25.00% 1
West Midlands +19 21 £43,750 -27.08% 1
North of England -5 19 £52,500 +5.00% 1
South East +32 16 £47,500 -13.64%
South West +24 11 £42,500 -10.53%
North West -18 11 £60,000 +9.09%
East of England -18 10 £50,000 -42.86%
Yorkshire +2 7 £42,500 -10.53% 1
East Midlands +31 6 £45,000 -18.18%
North East - 1 - -
Business Project Manager
UK

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Business 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 England region featuring Business Project Manager in the job title.

1 132 (74.58%) Project Management
2 98 (55.37%) Finance
3 61 (34.46%) Banking
4 54 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (29.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 43 (24.29%) Investment Banking
7 42 (23.73%) Business Analysis
8 40 (22.60%) PRINCE2
9 35 (19.77%) Wealth Management
10 34 (19.21%) Retail Banking
10 34 (19.21%) Asset Management
11 30 (16.95%) Migration
12 26 (14.69%) Waterfall
13 25 (14.12%) SDLC
13 25 (14.12%) Risk Management
14 20 (11.30%) MS Visio
15 14 (7.91%) Scrum
15 14 (7.91%) Retail
15 14 (7.91%) Microsoft
15 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (7.34%) User Stories
16 13 (7.34%) Change Management
17 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
18 11 (6.21%) Advertising
18 11 (6.21%) Project Planning
18 11 (6.21%) Matrix Management
18 11 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
19 10 (5.65%) Business Transformation
19 10 (5.65%) Programme Management
19 10 (5.65%) Business Intelligence

Business Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.56%) CMS
2 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (11.30%) MS Visio
2 12 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (5.08%) Microsoft Project
4 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.13%) Extranet
2 1 (0.56%) Intranet
2 1 (0.56%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.13%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.56%) Big Data
3 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.56%) MySQL
3 1 (0.56%) QlikView
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 98 (55.37%) Finance
2 61 (34.46%) Banking
3 43 (24.29%) Investment Banking
4 34 (19.21%) Retail Banking
5 14 (7.91%) Retail
6 11 (6.21%) Advertising
7 9 (5.08%) Marketing
8 6 (3.39%) Back Office
9 4 (2.26%) Front Office
10 3 (1.69%) Legal
10 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.13%) Automotive
11 2 (1.13%) Electronics
11 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.56%) Law
12 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.69%) .NET
1 3 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.82%) Derivative
3 4 (2.26%) e-Learning
3 4 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.26%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.26%) Reinsurance
4 2 (1.13%) Equities
4 2 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.56%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.56%) FMCG
5 1 (0.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 1 (0.56%) iPad
5 1 (0.56%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (0.56%) PMI
5 1 (0.56%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.56%) Unix
1 1 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (74.58%) Project Management
2 54 (30.51%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (29.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 42 (23.73%) Business Analysis
5 40 (22.60%) PRINCE2
6 35 (19.77%) Wealth Management
7 34 (19.21%) Asset Management
8 30 (16.95%) Migration
9 26 (14.69%) Waterfall
10 25 (14.12%) Risk Management
10 25 (14.12%) SDLC
11 14 (7.91%) Scrum
12 13 (7.34%) Change Management
12 13 (7.34%) User Stories
13 11 (6.21%) Matrix Management
13 11 (6.21%) Project Planning
13 11 (6.21%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (5.65%) Business Transformation
14 10 (5.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.39%) SQL
2 3 (1.69%) C#
3 2 (1.13%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.56%) C++
4 1 (0.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (3.95%) Degree
2 7 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (3.39%) APMP
4 4 (2.26%) APMG
4 4 (2.26%) Master's Degree
5 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.39%) GDPR
1 6 (3.39%) MiFID
2 5 (2.82%) QA
3 4 (2.26%) PMO
3 4 (2.26%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.56%) EMIR
4 1 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) HDFS
Vendors
1 14 (7.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.82%) Guidewire
3 4 (2.26%) SAP
4 3 (1.69%) FNZ
5 1 (0.56%) Murex
5 1 (0.56%) Oracle
5 1 (0.56%) Splunk
5 1 (0.56%) Tableau