The median annual salary for an IT Project Manager was £53,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

IT Project Manager
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 436 383 371
Rank change year-on-year -53 -12  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 532 702 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.63% 0.77% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.80% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 470 613 702
Median salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,209 £37,500 £38,875
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,750
% change year-on-year - +4.71%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80714 88007 100448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 66430 75068 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in England

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for IT Project Manager in England

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for IT Project Manager in England

IT 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 IT Project Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
London -26 213 £57,500 - 19
East of England +4 75 £53,500 -6.95%
South East +14 72 £52,500 - 9
West Midlands +10 46 £50,000 - 8
South West -15 39 £45,000 - 6
North West -71 33 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Yorkshire -15 32 £50,000 +17.64% 5
East Midlands +6 21 £45,000 -14.28% 5
IT Project Manager
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 634 (61.49%) Project Management
2 528 (51.21%) PRINCE2
3 395 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
4 330 (32.01%) Finance
5 255 (24.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 164 (15.91%) Retail
7 163 (15.81%) Waterfall
8 144 (13.97%) Change Management
9 122 (11.83%) PMP
10 113 (10.96%) SDLC
11 108 (10.48%) PMI Certification
12 95 (9.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 94 (9.12%) ITIL
14 80 (7.76%) E-Commerce
14 80 (7.76%) Scrum
14 80 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 78 (7.57%) Microsoft Project
16 74 (7.18%) CRM
17 72 (6.98%) Microsoft
17 72 (6.98%) Risk Management
18 69 (6.69%) Degree
19 67 (6.50%) ERP
20 63 (6.11%) Business Transformation
20 63 (6.11%) Project Planning
21 57 (5.53%) Marketing
22 56 (5.43%) Change Control
22 56 (5.43%) Programme Management
23 53 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
23 53 (5.14%) PMO
24 49 (4.75%) Business Analysis

IT 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 14 (1.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.78%) CMS
2 8 (0.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (0.48%) Confluence
5 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.29%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.29%) WordPress
6 2 (0.19%) OpenROAD
6 2 (0.19%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.097%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.097%) WebSphere
Applications
1 78 (7.57%) Microsoft Project
2 37 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.48%) Niku Workbench
6 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.07%) SAP ERP
2 7 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.19%) Sage CRM
4 2 (0.19%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.097%) Actimize
5 1 (0.097%) Bloomberg AIM
5 1 (0.097%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.097%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.097%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.097%) Maximo
5 1 (0.097%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.097%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.097%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.097%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.097%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.097%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.52%) Office 365
2 17 (1.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.07%) SaaS
4 5 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.39%) IaaS
6 3 (0.29%) PaaS
7 2 (0.19%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.19%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.097%) Mavenlink
8 1 (0.097%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.097%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (2.52%) WAN
2 17 (1.65%) LAN
3 9 (0.87%) Internet
3 9 (0.87%) Intranet
4 6 (0.58%) DAB
5 5 (0.48%) Unified Communications
5 5 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.29%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.29%) SAN
6 3 (0.29%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.19%) CTI
7 2 (0.19%) Skype
8 1 (0.097%) GoToMeeting
8 1 (0.097%) MPLS
8 1 (0.097%) SMS
8 1 (0.097%) WebEx
8 1 (0.097%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 5 (0.48%) SAP HANA
4 4 (0.39%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.19%) DTS
6 2 (0.19%) MySQL
6 2 (0.19%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.097%) Big Data
7 1 (0.097%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.097%) Data Mart
7 1 (0.097%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.097%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.097%) QlikView
7 1 (0.097%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.097%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (1.94%) JIRA
2 11 (1.07%) JIRA Agile
3 3 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.097%) VersionOne
General
1 330 (32.01%) Finance
2 164 (15.91%) Retail
3 57 (5.53%) Marketing
4 41 (3.98%) Banking
5 32 (3.10%) Legal
6 29 (2.81%) Advertising
7 28 (2.72%) Back Office
8 22 (2.13%) Front Office
9 18 (1.75%) Manufacturing
10 15 (1.45%) Law
11 12 (1.16%) Investment Banking
12 10 (0.97%) Automotive
13 9 (0.87%) French Language
14 8 (0.78%) Telecoms
15 5 (0.48%) Games
16 4 (0.39%) Billing
16 4 (0.39%) Publishing
17 3 (0.29%) Electronics
17 3 (0.29%) German Language
17 3 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.13%) .NET
2 14 (1.36%) Web Services
3 5 (0.48%) ASP.NET
4 4 (0.39%) HTML
5 3 (0.29%) Velocity
6 2 (0.19%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.19%) CGI
6 2 (0.19%) COM
6 2 (0.19%) Middleware
7 1 (0.097%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.097%) CSS
7 1 (0.097%) CSS3
7 1 (0.097%) EDI
7 1 (0.097%) HTML5
7 1 (0.097%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.097%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (4.07%) PMI
3 37 (3.59%) EPoS
4 31 (3.01%) Data Centre
5 30 (2.91%) Management Information System
6 19 (1.84%) FMCG
7 12 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 10 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (0.97%) Virtual Team
9 9 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 9 (0.87%) NHS
10 6 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.48%) Driving Licence
11 5 (0.48%) Fintech
11 5 (0.48%) iPad
12 4 (0.39%) Chip and PIN
12 4 (0.39%) Fixed Income
12 4 (0.39%) User Experience
13 3 (0.29%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (1.45%) Windows
2 12 (1.16%) Windows Server
3 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.29%) Unix
5 2 (0.19%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 634 (61.49%) Project Management
2 528 (51.21%) PRINCE2
3 395 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
4 255 (24.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 163 (15.81%) Waterfall
6 144 (13.97%) Change Management
7 113 (10.96%) SDLC
8 94 (9.12%) ITIL
9 80 (7.76%) E-Commerce
9 80 (7.76%) Scrum
10 74 (7.18%) CRM
11 72 (6.98%) Risk Management
12 67 (6.50%) ERP
13 63 (6.11%) Business Transformation
13 63 (6.11%) Project Planning
14 56 (5.43%) Change Control
14 56 (5.43%) Programme Management
15 53 (5.14%) Continuous Improvement
16 49 (4.75%) Business Analysis
17 45 (4.36%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (2.04%) C
2 18 (1.75%) SQL
3 13 (1.26%) C#
4 9 (0.87%) Java
5 5 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.39%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.19%) Perl
8 1 (0.097%) PHP
Qualifications
1 122 (11.83%) PMP
2 108 (10.48%) PMI Certification
3 95 (9.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 80 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 69 (6.69%) Degree
6 30 (2.91%) APMP
7 13 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 12 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (1.07%) ISEB
10 10 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (0.48%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.39%) CISA
12 4 (0.39%) CISSP
12 4 (0.39%) PgMP
13 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
13 2 (0.19%) HND
14 1 (0.097%) CCNA
14 1 (0.097%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.097%) HNC
14 1 (0.097%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.14%) PMO
2 16 (1.55%) QA
3 12 (1.16%) SLA
4 9 (0.87%) MiFID
5 3 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.29%) EMIR
5 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.19%) AIFMD
6 2 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.19%) GDPR
7 1 (0.097%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.097%) Basel III
7 1 (0.097%) CRD IV
7 1 (0.097%) GxP
7 1 (0.097%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.097%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.097%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.097%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.097%) Ansible
1 1 (0.097%) MOM
Vendors
1 72 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 30 (2.91%) SAP
3 17 (1.65%) Oracle
4 16 (1.55%) IBM
5 10 (0.97%) Cisco
5 10 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (0.97%) VMware
6 8 (0.78%) Citrix
6 8 (0.78%) Computacenter
7 7 (0.68%) HP
8 5 (0.48%) hybris
8 5 (0.48%) Niku
9 4 (0.39%) Northgate
10 3 (0.29%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.29%) Sage
11 2 (0.19%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.19%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.19%) JDA
11 2 (0.19%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.19%) Remedy
London
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and extras!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Package, Health Care, Bonus, Pension, Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum + £5k Car Allowance + Bonus + Good B
Posted: 3 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £85000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000-60,000 plus an incredible package
Posted: 2 days ago
West End
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Washington Frank
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum UPTO £60,000 PLUS BENS
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
West Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago