Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > London
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 39 33
Rank change year-on-year -17 -6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 2,631 1,799 4,108
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.84% 6.11% 7.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 6.53% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,813 1,329 3,196
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,000 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £78,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 42,783 27,567 53,747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 94.98% 93.70% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28,451 22,583 44,156
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £68,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in London

Project Management
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Project Management in London

Project Management
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Project Management in London over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Project Management in London

Project Management
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the London region over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. 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
Central London -20 332 £65,000 -3.70% 111
West London -17 108 £62,500 - 31
South London -22 43 £52,500 +10.53% 11
East London -7 20 £50,001 -23.08% 31
North London 0 8 £57,500 +34.73% 3
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 London region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 1,111 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
2 944 (35.88%) Social Skills
3 754 (28.66%) Finance
4 560 (21.28%) Project Delivery
5 426 (16.19%) Degree
6 416 (15.81%) Microsoft
7 398 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
8 368 (13.99%) Scrum
9 366 (13.91%) PRINCE2
10 365 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 347 (13.19%) Analytics
12 342 (13.00%) Azure
13 339 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
14 306 (11.63%) SQL
15 293 (11.14%) AWS
16 274 (10.41%) Python
17 251 (9.54%) Marketing
18 241 (9.16%) Business Analysis
19 239 (9.08%) Software Engineering
20 231 (8.78%) SaaS
21 228 (8.67%) Organisational Skills
22 225 (8.55%) JIRA
23 222 (8.44%) Change Management
24 219 (8.32%) JavaScript
25 202 (7.68%) Agile Project Management
26 199 (7.56%) CRM
27 192 (7.30%) Microsoft Office
28 186 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
29 185 (7.03%) Waterfall
30 181 (6.88%) Migration

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 84 (3.19%) Confluence
2 82 (3.12%) SharePoint
3 77 (2.93%) Apache Spark
4 65 (2.47%) CMS
5 30 (1.14%) MS Exchange
6 27 (1.03%) WordPress
7 24 (0.91%) SAS
8 14 (0.53%) Documentum
8 14 (0.53%) Drupal
9 13 (0.49%) IIS
10 11 (0.42%) Apache
10 11 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
12 8 (0.30%) Totara
13 7 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
13 7 (0.27%) Joomla!
13 7 (0.27%) Luigi
13 7 (0.27%) Moodle
14 6 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
15 5 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 192 (7.30%) Microsoft Office
2 157 (5.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 108 (4.10%) Microsoft Project
4 71 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 66 (2.51%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.80%) Adobe XD
7 18 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
8 16 (0.61%) Photoshop
9 15 (0.57%) Chatbot
9 15 (0.57%) Oracle Smart View
9 15 (0.57%) Sketch
10 12 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
11 11 (0.42%) Figma
12 10 (0.38%) Stata
13 6 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
13 6 (0.23%) Camtasia
14 5 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 5 (0.19%) AutoCAD
14 5 (0.19%) Blender
14 5 (0.19%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 50 (1.90%) Oracle ERP
2 30 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
3 29 (1.10%) Oracle Cash Management
3 29 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
3 29 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
4 28 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
5 25 (0.95%) NetSuite
6 24 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
7 20 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
8 17 (0.65%) FastStats
9 15 (0.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 15 (0.57%) Shopify
10 14 (0.53%) Oracle Assets
11 13 (0.49%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 13 (0.49%) SAP ERP
12 11 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
12 11 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
13 10 (0.38%) TrackWise
14 9 (0.34%) Primavera
14 9 (0.34%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 342 (13.00%) Azure
2 293 (11.14%) AWS
3 231 (8.78%) SaaS
4 123 (4.68%) GCP
5 122 (4.64%) Microsoft 365
6 100 (3.80%) Power Platform
7 75 (2.85%) Amazon EMR
8 69 (2.62%) IBM Cloud
9 67 (2.55%) Snowflake
10 56 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
10 56 (2.13%) Serverless
11 40 (1.52%) Veeva
12 30 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
12 30 (1.14%) Cloud Functions
12 30 (1.14%) Google Analytics
12 30 (1.14%) Google App Engine
12 30 (1.14%) Google Compute Engine
12 30 (1.14%) Google Container Engine
13 29 (1.10%) PaaS
14 24 (0.91%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 65 (2.47%) Firewall
2 56 (2.13%) WAN
3 44 (1.67%) Internet
4 40 (1.52%) LAN
5 32 (1.22%) DNS
6 31 (1.18%) Intranet
7 23 (0.87%) Broadband
7 23 (0.87%) TCP/IP
7 23 (0.87%) Wireless
8 22 (0.84%) SMS
9 20 (0.76%) SAN
10 19 (0.72%) SSL
11 17 (0.65%) VPN
12 14 (0.53%) DHCP
12 14 (0.53%) Extranet
12 14 (0.53%) Network Security
13 13 (0.49%) FTP
14 12 (0.46%) IPsec
15 11 (0.42%) Ethernet
15 11 (0.42%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (4.64%) Big Data
2 105 (3.99%) NoSQL
3 85 (3.23%) Power BI
4 83 (3.15%) Amazon Redshift
5 79 (3.00%) SQL Server
6 73 (2.77%) Electronic Patient Records
7 72 (2.74%) Hadoop
8 68 (2.58%) Amazon Athena
8 68 (2.58%) Neo4j
9 63 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
10 62 (2.36%) MongoDB
11 61 (2.32%) Relational Database
12 59 (2.24%) Tableau
13 54 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
14 49 (1.86%) MySQL
15 38 (1.44%) Redis
16 33 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
16 33 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 25 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 21 (0.80%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 225 (8.55%) JIRA
2 99 (3.76%) Jenkins
3 92 (3.50%) Git (software)
4 80 (3.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 78 (2.96%) Vagrant
6 26 (0.99%) Bitbucket
7 25 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (0.87%) webpack
9 20 (0.76%) Selenium
10 17 (0.65%) GitLab
11 11 (0.42%) Cypress.io
11 11 (0.42%) WebDriver
12 9 (0.34%) Cucumber
12 9 (0.34%) Hudson
13 8 (0.30%) LSMW
14 7 (0.27%) Balsamiq
14 7 (0.27%) Gradle
14 7 (0.27%) Maven
14 7 (0.27%) Visual Studio
15 6 (0.23%) Jasmine
General
1 944 (35.88%) Social Skills
2 754 (28.66%) Finance
3 339 (12.88%) Analytical Skills
4 251 (9.54%) Marketing
5 228 (8.67%) Organisational Skills
6 132 (5.02%) Retail
7 127 (4.83%) Banking
8 117 (4.45%) Presentation Skills
9 115 (4.37%) Legal
10 94 (3.57%) Influencing Skills
11 87 (3.31%) Public Sector
12 80 (3.04%) Law
13 68 (2.58%) Pharmaceutical
14 64 (2.43%) Advertising
14 64 (2.43%) Telecoms
15 62 (2.36%) Games
16 53 (2.01%) Manufacturing
17 50 (1.90%) Inclusion and Diversity
18 48 (1.82%) Back Office
19 43 (1.63%) Billing
Job Titles
1 690 (26.23%) Project Manager
2 259 (9.84%) Developer
3 222 (8.44%) Analyst
4 214 (8.13%) Consultant
5 171 (6.50%) Senior Manager
6 163 (6.20%) IT Manager
7 128 (4.87%) Business Analyst
8 126 (4.79%) Senior Project Manager
9 122 (4.64%) Architect
10 110 (4.18%) IT Project Manager
11 96 (3.65%) Digital Project Manager
12 79 (3.00%) Senior Developer
13 74 (2.81%) Delivery Manager
14 68 (2.58%) Technical Manager
15 63 (2.39%) Senior Consultant
16 62 (2.36%) Data Engineer
17 59 (2.24%) Agile Project Manager
18 58 (2.20%) Django Developer
19 54 (2.05%) Product Manager
20 50 (1.90%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (6.04%) HTML
2 155 (5.89%) CSS
3 143 (5.44%) React
4 127 (4.83%) .NET
5 115 (4.37%) Node.js
6 84 (3.19%) Django
7 75 (2.85%) Spark Streaming
8 74 (2.81%) AngularJS
9 49 (1.86%) Vue.js
10 45 (1.71%) Web Services
11 42 (1.60%) JSON
12 41 (1.56%) HTML5
13 39 (1.48%) REST
14 38 (1.44%) Kafka
15 34 (1.29%) Redux
16 30 (1.14%) jQuery
17 29 (1.10%) Sass
18 28 (1.06%) CSS3
19 26 (0.99%) Flask
20 23 (0.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 149 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 135 (5.13%) User Experience
3 85 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
4 69 (2.62%) PMI
5 59 (2.24%) Data Centre
6 56 (2.13%) Social Media
7 54 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (1.94%) Mobile App
9 49 (1.86%) Blog
10 46 (1.75%) Virtual Team
11 40 (1.52%) Algorithms
11 40 (1.52%) Life Science
12 39 (1.48%) Digital Media
13 35 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
14 31 (1.18%) Data Structures
15 28 (1.06%) Derivative
15 28 (1.06%) Public Cloud
15 28 (1.06%) Renewable Energy
16 27 (1.03%) Cyberattack
17 24 (0.91%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 98 (3.72%) Windows
2 61 (2.32%) Linux
3 40 (1.52%) Windows Server
4 25 (0.95%) Windows 10
5 19 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.68%) Unix
6 18 (0.68%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (0.57%) Android
7 15 (0.57%) Windows Server 2019
8 14 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 8 (0.30%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.15%) Debian
13 4 (0.15%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.15%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.11%) CentOS
15 1 (0.038%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,111 (42.23%) Agile Software Development
2 560 (21.28%) Project Delivery
3 398 (15.13%) Problem-Solving
4 368 (13.99%) Scrum
5 366 (13.91%) PRINCE2
6 365 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 347 (13.19%) Analytics
8 241 (9.16%) Business Analysis
9 239 (9.08%) Software Engineering
10 222 (8.44%) Change Management
11 202 (7.68%) Agile Project Management
12 199 (7.56%) CRM
13 186 (7.07%) Business Intelligence
14 185 (7.03%) Waterfall
15 181 (6.88%) Migration
16 173 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
17 170 (6.46%) Artificial Intelligence
18 169 (6.42%) DevOps
19 168 (6.39%) Data Science
19 168 (6.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 306 (11.63%) SQL
2 274 (10.41%) Python
3 219 (8.32%) JavaScript
4 136 (5.17%) Java
5 90 (3.42%) C#
6 87 (3.31%) TypeScript
7 67 (2.55%) C
8 41 (1.56%) R
9 39 (1.48%) ES6
10 35 (1.33%) C++
11 31 (1.18%) PHP
12 23 (0.87%) VB
13 22 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 21 (0.80%) Scala
15 20 (0.76%) Kotlin
16 15 (0.57%) Go
17 14 (0.53%) Clojure
18 13 (0.49%) Ruby
18 13 (0.49%) T-SQL
19 10 (0.38%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 426 (16.19%) Degree
2 138 (5.25%) PMI Certification
3 112 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 100 (3.80%) PMP
5 57 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 54 (2.05%) SC Cleared
7 49 (1.86%) CISSP
8 48 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 46 (1.75%) CISM
11 45 (1.71%) BPSS Clearance
12 43 (1.63%) Oracle Certification
13 36 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
14 26 (0.99%) PhD
15 25 (0.95%) MCSE
16 24 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 23 (0.87%) Master's Degree
18 21 (0.80%) CCNA
19 16 (0.61%) CCNP
20 15 (0.57%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 157 (5.97%) PMO
2 147 (5.59%) QA
3 66 (2.51%) GDPR
4 53 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 48 (1.82%) SLA
6 42 (1.60%) Accessibility
7 40 (1.52%) NIST
8 36 (1.37%) Data Quality
9 21 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
10 15 (0.57%) GRC
11 13 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (0.42%) WCAG
13 10 (0.38%) PCI DSS
14 8 (0.30%) HAZOP
14 8 (0.30%) PMBOK
15 6 (0.23%) IEC 61508
15 6 (0.23%) MiFID
16 5 (0.19%) COBIT
16 5 (0.19%) EMIR
16 5 (0.19%) GxP
System Software
1 157 (5.97%) Docker
2 68 (2.58%) VirtualBox
3 61 (2.32%) Active Directory
4 33 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (0.72%) Hyper-V
6 9 (0.34%) vSphere
7 7 (0.27%) Firmware
8 3 (0.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.076%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.038%) GridGain
10 1 (0.038%) HDFS
10 1 (0.038%) LXC
10 1 (0.038%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.038%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.038%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.038%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.038%) XenApp
10 1 (0.038%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 127 (4.83%) Kubernetes
2 119 (4.52%) Terraform
3 95 (3.61%) Ansible
4 79 (3.00%) Docker Swarm
5 16 (0.61%) FortiGate
6 15 (0.57%) Puppet
7 14 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
7 14 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
8 12 (0.46%) SCCM
9 9 (0.34%) Nagios
9 9 (0.34%) Packer
10 8 (0.30%) Salt
11 7 (0.27%) Consul
11 7 (0.27%) Grafana
12 6 (0.23%) Graphite
12 6 (0.23%) Opsview
12 6 (0.23%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.15%) WSUS
14 3 (0.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 416 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 176 (6.69%) Google
3 133 (5.06%) Oracle
4 98 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
5 96 (3.65%) IBM
6 94 (3.57%) SAP
7 75 (2.85%) Informatica
8 71 (2.70%) Talend
9 68 (2.58%) Cloudera
9 68 (2.58%) Hortonworks
10 64 (2.43%) Cisco
11 54 (2.05%) VMware
12 52 (1.98%) ServiceNow
13 51 (1.94%) Adobe
14 37 (1.41%) OutSystems
15 32 (1.22%) Apple
16 27 (1.03%) Atlassian
17 23 (0.87%) Citrix
17 23 (0.87%) SolarWinds
17 23 (0.87%) Workday