Period
to 12 May 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 12 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > London
6 months to
12 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 50 37 30
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 1,907 2,625 4,389
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.74% 6.42% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.11% 6.84% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,461 1,961 3,407
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £49,853 £48,750 £49,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £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 31,193 38,372 54,753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.97% 93.90% 92.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23,925 31,232 44,684
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £66,750 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.87% +2.69% +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 12 May 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 12 May 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 -24 270 £65,000 - 58
West London +10 91 £65,000 +2.36% 28
South London -30 27 £55,000 +10.00% 8
East London +2 21 £47,500 -20.83% 20
North London +2 4 £53,250 +33.13% 1
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 12 May 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.

1 841 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
2 636 (33.35%) Social Skills
3 528 (27.69%) Finance
4 409 (21.45%) Project Delivery
5 313 (16.41%) Microsoft
6 285 (14.94%) Azure
7 258 (13.53%) PRINCE2
8 254 (13.32%) Scrum
8 254 (13.32%) Degree
9 251 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 250 (13.11%) SQL
11 246 (12.90%) Python
12 244 (12.79%) Analytics
12 244 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
13 209 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
14 208 (10.91%) AWS
15 185 (9.70%) Organisational Skills
16 176 (9.23%) JIRA
17 175 (9.18%) Change Management
18 173 (9.07%) Business Analysis
19 167 (8.76%) DevOps
20 165 (8.65%) Agile Project Management
21 157 (8.23%) Marketing
22 154 (8.08%) SaaS
23 153 (8.02%) CRM
24 144 (7.55%) Migration
25 139 (7.29%) Software Engineering
26 136 (7.13%) ERP
26 136 (7.13%) Waterfall
27 133 (6.97%) Continuous Improvement

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 62 (3.25%) Apache Spark
2 60 (3.15%) Confluence
3 55 (2.88%) CMS
4 53 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 21 (1.10%) SAS
6 18 (0.94%) Apache
7 17 (0.89%) MS Exchange
8 16 (0.84%) WordPress
9 9 (0.47%) Drupal
9 9 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (0.42%) Totara
11 7 (0.37%) IIS
12 6 (0.31%) Moodle
13 5 (0.26%) Alfresco
13 5 (0.26%) Facebook Platform
14 4 (0.21%) Apache Airflow
14 4 (0.21%) Luigi
14 4 (0.21%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 2 (0.10%) Liferay
Applications
1 105 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
2 102 (5.35%) Microsoft Excel
3 73 (3.83%) Microsoft Project
4 46 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 41 (2.15%) MS Visio
6 14 (0.73%) Oracle Smart View
7 13 (0.68%) Sketch
7 13 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
8 10 (0.52%) Adobe XD
9 7 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.37%) Figma
9 7 (0.37%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.31%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (0.31%) Camtasia
10 6 (0.31%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.31%) Stata
11 5 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.26%) Blender
11 5 (0.26%) CINEMA 4D
11 5 (0.26%) InVision
Business Applications
1 43 (2.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.78%) Oracle ERP
3 30 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
4 25 (1.31%) NetSuite
5 22 (1.15%) SAP ERP
6 17 (0.89%) Oracle Applications
6 17 (0.89%) Oracle Payables
6 17 (0.89%) SAP MM
6 17 (0.89%) Shopify
7 16 (0.84%) Oracle Cash Management
7 16 (0.84%) Oracle General Ledger
7 16 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
8 14 (0.73%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 13 (0.68%) Payment Gateway
10 10 (0.52%) FastStats
11 9 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
12 8 (0.42%) Magento
13 7 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
14 6 (0.31%) Dynamics GP
15 5 (0.26%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 285 (14.94%) Azure
2 208 (10.91%) AWS
3 154 (8.08%) SaaS
4 106 (5.56%) GCP
5 97 (5.09%) Power Platform
6 92 (4.82%) Microsoft 365
7 66 (3.46%) Dynamics 365
8 62 (3.25%) Amazon EMR
9 59 (3.09%) IBM Cloud
10 45 (2.36%) Serverless
11 27 (1.42%) PowerApps
12 26 (1.36%) Google App Engine
13 25 (1.31%) Cloud Functions
13 25 (1.31%) Google Compute Engine
13 25 (1.31%) Google Container Engine
14 23 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
15 22 (1.15%) Amazon EKS
16 21 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
17 19 (1.00%) Google Analytics
17 19 (1.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.52%) Firewall
2 34 (1.78%) Internet
3 33 (1.73%) WAN
4 21 (1.10%) Wireless
5 19 (1.00%) DNS
6 18 (0.94%) LAN
7 17 (0.89%) Intranet
7 17 (0.89%) SSL
8 14 (0.73%) TCP/IP
9 13 (0.68%) Network Security
10 12 (0.63%) Broadband
10 12 (0.63%) Unified Communications
11 10 (0.52%) DHCP
11 10 (0.52%) HTTP
11 10 (0.52%) SAN
12 9 (0.47%) SD-WAN
12 9 (0.47%) VPN
13 8 (0.42%) BGP
14 7 (0.37%) Extranet
14 7 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (5.82%) Big Data
2 82 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
3 80 (4.20%) NoSQL
4 70 (3.67%) Power BI
5 67 (3.51%) Amazon Redshift
6 63 (3.30%) SQL Server
7 62 (3.25%) Electronic Patient Records
8 60 (3.15%) Hadoop
9 58 (3.04%) Amazon Athena
9 58 (3.04%) Neo4j
10 40 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (2.05%) Tableau
12 36 (1.89%) MongoDB
12 36 (1.89%) Relational Database
13 30 (1.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
13 30 (1.57%) Redis
14 29 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 29 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
16 22 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 176 (9.23%) JIRA
2 89 (4.67%) Jenkins
3 69 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 65 (3.41%) Vagrant
5 32 (1.68%) Git (software)
6 16 (0.84%) LSMW
7 15 (0.79%) GitLab
8 14 (0.73%) Bitbucket
9 8 (0.42%) Hudson
10 6 (0.31%) Selenium
11 5 (0.26%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.21%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.21%) JUnit
12 4 (0.21%) Oracle APEX
12 4 (0.21%) Postman
12 4 (0.21%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.16%) Cypress.io
13 3 (0.16%) Jasmine
13 3 (0.16%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.16%) WebDriver
General
1 636 (33.35%) Social Skills
2 528 (27.69%) Finance
3 209 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
4 185 (9.70%) Organisational Skills
5 157 (8.23%) Marketing
6 120 (6.29%) Banking
7 97 (5.09%) Retail
8 76 (3.99%) Legal
9 68 (3.57%) Law
10 63 (3.30%) Influencing Skills
11 58 (3.04%) Presentation Skills
12 53 (2.78%) Games
13 50 (2.62%) Public Sector
14 43 (2.25%) Manufacturing
15 41 (2.15%) Telecoms
16 39 (2.05%) Front Office
17 38 (1.99%) Investment Banking
18 37 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
19 34 (1.78%) Advertising
20 29 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 508 (26.64%) Project Manager
2 185 (9.70%) Analyst
3 147 (7.71%) Senior Manager
4 146 (7.66%) Developer
5 132 (6.92%) Consultant
6 106 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 103 (5.40%) IT Manager
8 101 (5.30%) Business Analyst
9 79 (4.14%) Architect
10 72 (3.78%) Digital Project Manager
11 70 (3.67%) Delivery Manager
12 66 (3.46%) IT Project Manager
13 58 (3.04%) Agile Project Manager
14 54 (2.83%) Senior Developer
15 52 (2.73%) Technical Manager
16 49 (2.57%) Data Engineer
17 45 (2.36%) Software Project Manager
18 44 (2.31%) Product Manager
19 42 (2.20%) Applications Manager
19 42 (2.20%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (3.93%) HTML
2 68 (3.57%) .NET
3 67 (3.51%) CSS
4 62 (3.25%) Spark Streaming
5 52 (2.73%) Django
6 46 (2.41%) Node.js
7 40 (2.10%) React
7 40 (2.10%) Web Services
8 35 (1.84%) Kafka
9 27 (1.42%) AngularJS
9 27 (1.42%) RESTful
10 21 (1.10%) Flask
10 21 (1.10%) Redux
11 19 (1.00%) HTML5
11 19 (1.00%) JSON
11 19 (1.00%) WPF
12 18 (0.94%) XML
13 16 (0.84%) SAP Smart Forms
14 15 (0.79%) ASP.NET
15 12 (0.63%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 109 (5.72%) Management Information System
2 89 (4.67%) User Experience
3 67 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
4 44 (2.31%) Social Media
5 43 (2.25%) Data Centre
6 42 (2.20%) PMI
7 41 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 35 (1.84%) Blog
9 34 (1.78%) Derivative
10 32 (1.68%) Greenfield Project
11 30 (1.57%) Digital Media
12 26 (1.36%) Mobile App
13 25 (1.31%) iPad
13 25 (1.31%) Public Cloud
14 20 (1.05%) Fixed Income
14 20 (1.05%) Virtual Team
15 16 (0.84%) Cloud Native
15 16 (0.84%) e-Learning
15 16 (0.84%) FMCG
15 16 (0.84%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 111 (5.82%) Windows
2 54 (2.83%) Linux
3 40 (2.10%) Windows Server
4 29 (1.52%) Windows 10
5 21 (1.10%) Android
6 20 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.05%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (0.79%) Windows 7
7 15 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.79%) Windows Server 2019
8 13 (0.68%) Unix
9 11 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.52%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 7 (0.37%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.26%) Debian
13 5 (0.26%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.052%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 841 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
2 409 (21.45%) Project Delivery
3 258 (13.53%) PRINCE2
4 254 (13.32%) Scrum
5 251 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 244 (12.79%) Analytics
6 244 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
7 175 (9.18%) Change Management
8 173 (9.07%) Business Analysis
9 167 (8.76%) DevOps
10 165 (8.65%) Agile Project Management
11 153 (8.02%) CRM
12 144 (7.55%) Migration
13 139 (7.29%) Software Engineering
14 136 (7.13%) ERP
14 136 (7.13%) Waterfall
15 133 (6.97%) Continuous Improvement
16 130 (6.82%) Data Science
17 126 (6.61%) Mentoring
18 124 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 250 (13.11%) SQL
2 246 (12.90%) Python
3 116 (6.08%) JavaScript
4 75 (3.93%) Java
5 64 (3.36%) C#
6 49 (2.57%) C
7 43 (2.25%) R
8 30 (1.57%) TypeScript
9 26 (1.36%) PowerShell
10 22 (1.15%) C++
11 19 (1.00%) PHP
12 16 (0.84%) ABAP
12 16 (0.84%) SAPscript
13 14 (0.73%) Bash Shell
14 13 (0.68%) Scala
15 11 (0.58%) PL/SQL
16 10 (0.52%) Go
16 10 (0.52%) Kotlin
17 9 (0.47%) VB
18 8 (0.42%) ES6
Qualifications
1 254 (13.32%) Degree
2 81 (4.25%) PMI Certification
3 79 (4.14%) Security Cleared
4 72 (3.78%) PMP
5 43 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 41 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 39 (2.05%) SC Cleared
8 38 (1.99%) CISSP
9 31 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
10 30 (1.57%) CISM
11 29 (1.52%) Oracle Certification
12 25 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 25 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 23 (1.21%) Cisco Certification
14 21 (1.10%) DV Cleared
15 18 (0.94%) MCSE
16 17 (0.89%) CCNA
17 15 (0.79%) CISA
17 15 (0.79%) Master's Degree
18 12 (0.63%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (6.71%) PMO
2 106 (5.56%) QA
3 49 (2.57%) GDPR
4 37 (1.94%) Data Quality
4 37 (1.94%) SLA
5 33 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 24 (1.26%) NIST
7 15 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
8 12 (0.63%) GRC
8 12 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 11 (0.58%) MiFID
10 10 (0.52%) EMIR
11 8 (0.42%) COBIT
11 8 (0.42%) PCI DSS
12 7 (0.37%) PMBOK
13 6 (0.31%) WCAG
14 5 (0.26%) P3O
15 3 (0.16%) ISO 20022
15 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 2 (0.10%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 129 (6.76%) Docker
2 59 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 58 (3.04%) VirtualBox
4 40 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (0.94%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.21%) vSphere
6 4 (0.21%) XenApp
6 4 (0.21%) XenDesktop
7 3 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.052%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.052%) GridGain
9 1 (0.052%) HDFS
9 1 (0.052%) LXC
9 1 (0.052%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.052%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.052%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 111 (5.82%) Kubernetes
2 103 (5.40%) Terraform
3 89 (4.67%) Ansible
4 69 (3.62%) Docker Swarm
5 14 (0.73%) Puppet
6 13 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (0.52%) SCCM
8 9 (0.47%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (0.42%) Nagios
9 8 (0.42%) Packer
10 7 (0.37%) Grafana
10 7 (0.37%) Salt
11 6 (0.31%) Consul
11 6 (0.31%) Graphite
11 6 (0.31%) Opsview
11 6 (0.31%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (0.16%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.16%) Sysprep
13 3 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 313 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 123 (6.45%) Google
3 74 (3.88%) IBM
4 72 (3.78%) Oracle
5 69 (3.62%) Informatica
6 63 (3.30%) SAP
7 62 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
8 61 (3.20%) VMware
9 59 (3.09%) Talend
10 58 (3.04%) Cloudera
10 58 (3.04%) Hortonworks
11 41 (2.15%) Cisco
12 40 (2.10%) ServiceNow
13 34 (1.78%) Apple
14 29 (1.52%) Adobe
15 26 (1.36%) Citrix
16 24 (1.26%) Atlassian
17 16 (0.84%) Bloomberg
17 16 (0.84%) Workday
18 15 (0.79%) JD Edwards