Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 53 59 33
Rank change year-on-year +6 -26 -4
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 3,130 918 3,652
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 6.25% 4.74% 6.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.54% 5.05% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2,127 738 2,794
10th Percentile £41,394 £45,000 £38,575
25th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £47,734
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £76,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,650 £91,250
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 47,829 18,191 51,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 95.53% 93.88% 93.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31,122 15,378 41,738
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £86,250 £82,500
90th Percentile £106,250 £107,500 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 +9 400 £65,000 -3.70% 120
West London -53 82 £55,000 -15.38% 44
South London +11 58 £55,000 - 11
East London -5 25 £53,750 -17.31% 36
North London +1 21 £60,000 +8.06% 9
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 1,331 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1,262 (40.32%) Social Skills
3 948 (30.29%) Finance
4 656 (20.96%) Project Delivery
5 533 (17.03%) Problem-Solving
6 532 (17.00%) Degree
7 513 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 496 (15.85%) Microsoft
9 468 (14.95%) PRINCE2
10 453 (14.47%) Scrum
11 438 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
12 365 (11.66%) Analytics
13 352 (11.25%) Azure
14 346 (11.05%) Marketing
15 336 (10.73%) AWS
16 313 (10.00%) SQL
17 291 (9.30%) Business Analysis
18 289 (9.23%) Change Management
19 272 (8.69%) Python
19 272 (8.69%) JIRA
20 266 (8.50%) SaaS
21 260 (8.31%) JavaScript
22 252 (8.05%) Organisational Skills
23 251 (8.02%) Waterfall
24 248 (7.92%) SDLC
25 234 (7.48%) Microsoft Office
26 230 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
26 230 (7.35%) Management Information System
27 226 (7.22%) CRM
28 214 (6.84%) Mentoring

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
1 131 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 87 (2.78%) CMS
2 87 (2.78%) Confluence
3 50 (1.60%) Apache Spark
4 45 (1.44%) WordPress
5 39 (1.25%) Documentum
6 35 (1.12%) MS Exchange
7 25 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (0.64%) IIS
9 18 (0.58%) Drupal
9 18 (0.58%) SAS
10 14 (0.45%) Apache Airflow
10 14 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (0.35%) Apache
12 9 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.22%) Joomla!
14 6 (0.19%) Luigi
14 6 (0.19%) Moodle
14 6 (0.19%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 234 (7.48%) Microsoft Office
2 203 (6.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 155 (4.95%) Microsoft Project
4 118 (3.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 96 (3.07%) MS Visio
6 20 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.51%) Chatbot
7 16 (0.51%) Photoshop
8 15 (0.48%) Adobe XD
9 12 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (0.38%) Stata
10 9 (0.29%) Sketch
11 8 (0.26%) Windchill
12 7 (0.22%) Figma
13 6 (0.19%) Oracle Smart View
14 5 (0.16%) AutoCAD
14 5 (0.16%) S-PLUS
14 5 (0.16%) SPSS
15 4 (0.13%) InfoPath
15 4 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 39 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
2 31 (0.99%) TrackWise
3 30 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
4 28 (0.89%) Magento
5 26 (0.83%) NetSuite
6 25 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
7 24 (0.77%) Shopify
8 21 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
8 21 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
9 20 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
10 19 (0.61%) SAP S/4HANA
11 18 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
12 16 (0.51%) Oracle Assets
13 12 (0.38%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 11 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
14 11 (0.35%) Primavera
15 10 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
15 10 (0.32%) R3 Corda
15 10 (0.32%) WebTrends
16 9 (0.29%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 352 (11.25%) Azure
2 336 (10.73%) AWS
3 266 (8.50%) SaaS
4 144 (4.60%) Microsoft 365
5 140 (4.47%) Power Platform
6 122 (3.90%) GCP
7 77 (2.46%) Veeva
8 63 (2.01%) Dynamics 365
9 50 (1.60%) Serverless
10 49 (1.57%) Snowflake
11 48 (1.53%) Google Analytics
12 46 (1.47%) PaaS
13 45 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
14 41 (1.31%) IaaS
15 36 (1.15%) GitHub
16 33 (1.05%) Amazon EMR
16 33 (1.05%) Amazon S3
17 29 (0.93%) PowerApps
18 28 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
19 27 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 104 (3.32%) Firewall
2 88 (2.81%) WAN
3 67 (2.14%) DNS
4 56 (1.79%) LAN
5 49 (1.57%) Internet
6 45 (1.44%) Network Security
7 41 (1.31%) VPN
8 38 (1.21%) Broadband
9 34 (1.09%) SAN
10 28 (0.89%) DHCP
11 26 (0.83%) Intranet
12 24 (0.77%) TCP/IP
13 22 (0.70%) SMS
13 22 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
14 21 (0.67%) SSL
15 20 (0.64%) Wireless
16 19 (0.61%) VLAN
17 18 (0.58%) BGP
17 18 (0.58%) OSPF
18 17 (0.54%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (3.99%) Power BI
2 100 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
3 92 (2.94%) SQL Server
4 89 (2.84%) Tableau
5 83 (2.65%) Big Data
6 77 (2.46%) NoSQL
7 57 (1.82%) MySQL
8 52 (1.66%) Relational Database
9 47 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
10 45 (1.44%) MongoDB
11 43 (1.37%) Hadoop
12 42 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
13 32 (1.02%) Electronic Patient Records
14 27 (0.86%) Amazon Athena
14 27 (0.86%) Metadata
14 27 (0.86%) Neo4j
15 24 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
16 23 (0.73%) Data Mining
17 22 (0.70%) Data Lake
18 21 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 272 (8.69%) JIRA
2 131 (4.19%) Git (software)
3 69 (2.20%) Jenkins
4 49 (1.57%) Bitbucket
5 42 (1.34%) Selenium
6 40 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 36 (1.15%) Vagrant
8 29 (0.93%) webpack
9 26 (0.83%) GitLab
10 25 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
11 19 (0.61%) Cypress.io
11 19 (0.61%) WebDriver
12 18 (0.58%) Cucumber
13 17 (0.54%) Gradle
13 17 (0.54%) Maven
14 14 (0.45%) Jasmine
14 14 (0.45%) Mocha
15 9 (0.29%) Gatling
15 9 (0.29%) PHPUnit
15 9 (0.29%) Travis CI
General
1 1,262 (40.32%) Social Skills
2 948 (30.29%) Finance
3 438 (13.99%) Analytical Skills
4 346 (11.05%) Marketing
5 252 (8.05%) Organisational Skills
6 212 (6.77%) Presentation Skills
7 178 (5.69%) Retail
8 153 (4.89%) Banking
8 153 (4.89%) Legal
9 127 (4.06%) Law
10 104 (3.32%) Public Sector
11 101 (3.23%) Influencing Skills
12 86 (2.75%) Advertising
13 81 (2.59%) Telecoms
14 78 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
15 53 (1.69%) Manufacturing
16 51 (1.63%) Back Office
16 51 (1.63%) Billing
16 51 (1.63%) Documentation Skills
17 50 (1.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 877 (28.02%) Project Manager
2 303 (9.68%) Developer
3 277 (8.85%) Analyst
4 238 (7.60%) Consultant
5 210 (6.71%) IT Manager
6 198 (6.33%) Senior Manager
7 157 (5.02%) Business Analyst
8 156 (4.98%) IT Project Manager
9 154 (4.92%) Senior Project Manager
10 133 (4.25%) Architect
11 105 (3.35%) Digital Project Manager
12 99 (3.16%) Delivery Manager
13 90 (2.88%) Senior Developer
14 85 (2.72%) Technical Manager
15 77 (2.46%) Senior Consultant
16 61 (1.95%) Programme Manager
17 59 (1.88%) Agile Project Manager
18 57 (1.82%) Business Manager
19 56 (1.79%) Applications Manager
19 56 (1.79%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 202 (6.45%) HTML
2 193 (6.17%) CSS
3 168 (5.37%) React
4 145 (4.63%) Node.js
5 118 (3.77%) .NET
6 83 (2.65%) Django
7 72 (2.30%) AngularJS
8 70 (2.24%) REST
9 68 (2.17%) Vue.js
10 55 (1.76%) HTML5
11 50 (1.60%) jQuery
12 49 (1.57%) JSON
13 42 (1.34%) CSS3
14 41 (1.31%) Kafka
15 40 (1.28%) Sass
16 39 (1.25%) Web Services
17 33 (1.05%) Spark Streaming
18 30 (0.96%) Middleware
19 29 (0.93%) RESTful
20 27 (0.86%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 230 (7.35%) Management Information System
2 175 (5.59%) User Experience
3 117 (3.74%) Self-Motivation
4 98 (3.13%) Data Centre
5 83 (2.65%) PMI
6 80 (2.56%) Life Science
7 59 (1.88%) Mobile App
8 57 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 57 (1.82%) Social Media
9 53 (1.69%) Virtual Team
10 52 (1.66%) Algorithms
11 40 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
12 38 (1.21%) Data Structures
13 35 (1.12%) Hedge funds
14 34 (1.09%) Renewable Energy
15 29 (0.93%) Blog
16 27 (0.86%) Digital Media
16 27 (0.86%) Fixed Income
16 27 (0.86%) NHS
17 25 (0.80%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 119 (3.80%) Windows
2 87 (2.78%) Linux
3 52 (1.66%) Windows Server
4 26 (0.83%) Windows 10
5 25 (0.80%) Windows Server 2016
6 22 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (0.64%) Unix
8 18 (0.58%) Windows Server 2019
9 13 (0.42%) Mac OS X
10 11 (0.35%) CentOS
11 9 (0.29%) Apple iOS
11 9 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.19%) Android
13 4 (0.13%) Kali Linux
13 4 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.096%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.096%) VMS
15 1 (0.032%) OpenVMS
15 1 (0.032%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,331 (42.52%) Agile Software Development
2 656 (20.96%) Project Delivery
3 533 (17.03%) Problem-Solving
4 513 (16.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 468 (14.95%) PRINCE2
6 453 (14.47%) Scrum
7 365 (11.66%) Analytics
8 291 (9.30%) Business Analysis
9 289 (9.23%) Change Management
10 251 (8.02%) Waterfall
11 248 (7.92%) SDLC
12 230 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
13 226 (7.22%) CRM
14 214 (6.84%) Mentoring
15 213 (6.81%) Software Engineering
16 212 (6.77%) Risk Management
17 204 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
18 203 (6.49%) DevOps
19 195 (6.23%) Computer Science
20 194 (6.20%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 313 (10.00%) SQL
2 272 (8.69%) Python
3 260 (8.31%) JavaScript
4 160 (5.11%) Java
5 104 (3.32%) TypeScript
6 95 (3.04%) C#
7 84 (2.68%) C
8 68 (2.17%) PHP
9 39 (1.25%) R
10 38 (1.21%) C++
11 35 (1.12%) ES6
12 28 (0.89%) PowerShell
13 23 (0.73%) Kotlin
13 23 (0.73%) T-SQL
14 19 (0.61%) VB
15 16 (0.51%) Perl
15 16 (0.51%) Ruby
15 16 (0.51%) Scala
16 15 (0.48%) Go
17 13 (0.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 532 (17.00%) Degree
2 164 (5.24%) PMI Certification
3 119 (3.80%) Security Cleared
4 111 (3.55%) PMP
5 85 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
6 79 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 65 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 64 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
9 50 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
10 45 (1.44%) CISSP
11 40 (1.28%) CISM
12 35 (1.12%) CCNP
13 34 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
14 33 (1.05%) CCNA
14 33 (1.05%) PhD
15 31 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
15 31 (0.99%) Master's Degree
16 28 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 26 (0.83%) MCSE
18 22 (0.70%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 195 (6.23%) QA
2 181 (5.78%) PMO
3 66 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 62 (1.98%) Accessibility
5 61 (1.95%) GDPR
6 50 (1.60%) SLA
7 45 (1.44%) NIST
8 40 (1.28%) Data Quality
9 16 (0.51%) GRC
10 15 (0.48%) Cyber Essentials
11 14 (0.45%) PCI DSS
12 12 (0.38%) P3O
12 12 (0.38%) WCAG
13 10 (0.32%) GxP
13 10 (0.32%) PMBOK
14 9 (0.29%) ISO 13485
14 9 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 8 (0.26%) HAZOP
16 7 (0.22%) CDISC
17 6 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 105 (3.35%) Docker
2 83 (2.65%) Active Directory
3 33 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (0.99%) Hyper-V
5 27 (0.86%) VirtualBox
6 16 (0.51%) Firmware
7 10 (0.32%) vSphere
8 8 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.13%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 4 (0.13%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.096%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.064%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.064%) vCloud
11 2 (0.064%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.064%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.064%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.064%) XenApp
12 1 (0.032%) KVM
12 1 (0.032%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.032%) zsh
Systems Management
1 104 (3.32%) Terraform
2 74 (2.36%) Kubernetes
3 62 (1.98%) Ansible
4 31 (0.99%) Docker Swarm
5 20 (0.64%) FortiGate
5 20 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
5 20 (0.64%) Nagios
6 11 (0.35%) Puppet
6 11 (0.35%) SCCM
7 10 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
8 9 (0.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 8 (0.26%) ZABBIX
10 6 (0.19%) CASB
11 5 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (0.16%) Icinga
11 5 (0.16%) Salt
12 4 (0.13%) Grafana
12 4 (0.13%) Packer
12 4 (0.13%) QRadar
Vendors
1 496 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 182 (5.81%) Google
3 179 (5.72%) Oracle
4 161 (5.14%) Salesforce.com
5 122 (3.90%) SAP
6 85 (2.72%) Cisco
7 63 (2.01%) VMware
8 52 (1.66%) IBM
9 51 (1.63%) Adobe
10 47 (1.50%) ServiceNow
11 40 (1.28%) SolarWinds
12 39 (1.25%) Workday
13 37 (1.18%) OutSystems
14 34 (1.09%) Informatica
14 34 (1.09%) OpenText
15 33 (1.05%) Talend
16 29 (0.93%) Citrix
17 28 (0.89%) Cloudera
18 27 (0.86%) Hortonworks
19 25 (0.80%) Atlassian