Period
to 5 March 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 5 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Project Management
England > London
6 months to
5 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 36 29
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 0
Permanent jobs citing Project Management 1,535 3,376 4,733
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.39% 6.63% 7.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 7.10% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,369 2,646 3,841
Median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £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 26,684 47,580 58,278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.70% 93.51% 92.87%
Number of salaries quoted 21,734 38,549 47,767
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £35,750
90th Percentile £103,750 £100,000 £95,000
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -26 258 £65,000 - 47
West London +22 77 £65,000 +13.04% 17
East London +2 20 £47,500 -9.52% 23
South London -27 18 £53,250 -1.39% 6
North London -4 4 £51,500 +21.18% 2
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

1 709 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (30.42%) Finance
3 298 (19.41%) Project Delivery
4 267 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 219 (14.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 214 (13.94%) Azure
7 206 (13.42%) Scrum
8 197 (12.83%) Degree
9 195 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
10 190 (12.38%) PRINCE2
11 183 (11.92%) Python
12 171 (11.14%) Agile Project Management
13 168 (10.94%) SQL
14 159 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
15 155 (10.10%) Business Analysis
16 153 (9.97%) Analytics
17 147 (9.58%) JIRA
18 146 (9.51%) AWS
19 138 (8.99%) DevOps
20 129 (8.40%) Banking
21 128 (8.34%) Waterfall
22 125 (8.14%) Migration
22 125 (8.14%) Change Management
23 114 (7.43%) CRM
24 111 (7.23%) Marketing
25 110 (7.17%) PMO
26 109 (7.10%) Mentoring
27 108 (7.04%) Windows
28 105 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
29 102 (6.64%) Workflow

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 52 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 51 (3.32%) Confluence
3 38 (2.48%) CMS
4 23 (1.50%) Apache
5 19 (1.24%) SAS
6 18 (1.17%) WordPress
7 14 (0.91%) Apache Spark
8 12 (0.78%) MS Exchange
9 9 (0.59%) IIS
10 8 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (0.46%) Drupal
12 5 (0.33%) Alfresco
12 5 (0.33%) Facebook Platform
13 3 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.20%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.13%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.13%) Liferay
14 2 (0.13%) Totara
15 1 (0.065%) OpenStack
Applications
1 78 (5.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 67 (4.36%) Microsoft Office
3 61 (3.97%) Microsoft Project
4 44 (2.87%) MS Visio
5 38 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.52%) Sketch
7 7 (0.46%) Adobe XD
8 6 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.33%) InVision
9 5 (0.33%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.26%) Chatbot
11 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.20%) Figma
11 3 (0.20%) Zeplin
12 2 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.13%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.13%) Camtasia
12 2 (0.13%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.065%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 37 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.50%) SAP ERP
3 22 (1.43%) NetSuite
4 21 (1.37%) SAP MM
5 16 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
5 16 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
6 13 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
6 13 (0.85%) Shopify
7 8 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
7 8 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle Cash Management
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
8 7 (0.46%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
8 7 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
9 6 (0.39%) Magento
10 5 (0.33%) Eikon
11 4 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
12 3 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.20%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 214 (13.94%) Azure
2 146 (9.51%) AWS
3 96 (6.25%) Power Platform
4 94 (6.12%) SaaS
5 74 (4.82%) Microsoft 365
6 49 (3.19%) GCP
7 39 (2.54%) Dynamics 365
8 31 (2.02%) Serverless
9 26 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
9 26 (1.69%) PowerApps
10 20 (1.30%) Amazon ECS
11 19 (1.24%) PaaS
12 17 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
12 17 (1.11%) IaaS
13 14 (0.91%) Amazon EKS
13 14 (0.91%) Azure Data Factory
14 13 (0.85%) Logic Apps
14 13 (0.85%) Trello
15 12 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
15 12 (0.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.74%) Firewall
2 25 (1.63%) Internet
2 25 (1.63%) WAN
3 18 (1.17%) LAN
3 18 (1.17%) SSL
4 15 (0.98%) DNS
4 15 (0.98%) Wireless
5 14 (0.91%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.78%) Unified Communications
6 12 (0.78%) VPN
7 11 (0.72%) Network Security
8 10 (0.65%) HTTP
9 7 (0.46%) BGP
9 7 (0.46%) DHCP
9 7 (0.46%) HTTPS
9 7 (0.46%) Intranet
9 7 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.46%) VoIP
10 6 (0.39%) SAN
11 5 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (4.63%) Power BI
2 70 (4.56%) Data Warehouse
3 53 (3.45%) Big Data
4 51 (3.32%) SQL Server
5 32 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 26 (1.69%) NoSQL
6 26 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (1.69%) Tableau
7 24 (1.56%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 23 (1.50%) Relational Database
9 21 (1.37%) MySQL
10 19 (1.24%) QlikView
11 18 (1.17%) MongoDB
12 17 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 14 (0.91%) Electronic Patient Records
14 13 (0.85%) Qlik Sense
14 13 (0.85%) Redis
15 12 (0.78%) Hadoop
16 11 (0.72%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 147 (9.58%) JIRA
2 40 (2.61%) Git (software)
2 40 (2.61%) Jenkins
3 19 (1.24%) LSMW
4 17 (1.11%) GitLab
5 15 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (0.72%) Vagrant
7 8 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
8 6 (0.39%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.33%) Visual Studio
10 4 (0.26%) CircleCI
10 4 (0.26%) Cucumber
10 4 (0.26%) JUnit
10 4 (0.26%) Subversion
11 3 (0.20%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.20%) CodeSonar
11 3 (0.20%) GoogleTest
11 3 (0.20%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.20%) Karma Test Runner
11 3 (0.20%) Travis CI
General
1 467 (30.42%) Finance
2 129 (8.40%) Banking
3 111 (7.23%) Marketing
4 74 (4.82%) Retail
5 50 (3.26%) Front Office
6 49 (3.19%) Legal
6 49 (3.19%) Public Sector
7 43 (2.80%) Manufacturing
8 40 (2.61%) Law
9 37 (2.41%) Investment Banking
10 33 (2.15%) Games
11 29 (1.89%) Telecoms
12 26 (1.69%) Electronics
13 24 (1.56%) Financial Institution
14 21 (1.37%) Advertising
15 19 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.91%) Private Banking
17 13 (0.85%) Local Government
18 12 (0.78%) Back Office
19 11 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 402 (26.19%) Project Manager
2 176 (11.47%) Analyst
2 176 (11.47%) Developer
3 107 (6.97%) Senior Manager
4 105 (6.84%) Business Analyst
5 82 (5.34%) Consultant
6 79 (5.15%) IT Manager
6 79 (5.15%) Senior Developer
7 76 (4.95%) Senior Project Manager
8 57 (3.71%) Delivery Manager
9 50 (3.26%) Digital Project Manager
10 49 (3.19%) IT Project Manager
11 47 (3.06%) Agile Project Manager
12 45 (2.93%) Architect
12 45 (2.93%) Business Manager
12 45 (2.93%) Software Project Manager
13 40 (2.61%) Python Developer
14 39 (2.54%) Salesforce Developer
15 36 (2.35%) Junior
15 36 (2.35%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (3.65%) .NET
2 50 (3.26%) HTML
3 44 (2.87%) Web Services
4 43 (2.80%) Django
5 38 (2.48%) CSS
6 36 (2.35%) React
7 30 (1.95%) Node.js
8 27 (1.76%) AngularJS
9 25 (1.63%) RESTful
10 23 (1.50%) Flask
11 22 (1.43%) Vue.js
12 19 (1.24%) SAP Smart Forms
12 19 (1.24%) XML
13 18 (1.17%) GraphQL
13 18 (1.17%) HTML5
13 18 (1.17%) Kafka
14 16 (1.04%) Middleware
15 15 (0.98%) ASP.NET
16 13 (0.85%) .NET Core
17 12 (0.78%) Apache NiFi
Miscellaneous
1 159 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
2 91 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 80 (5.21%) User Experience
4 51 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
5 46 (3.00%) Greenfield Project
6 38 (2.48%) Derivative
7 37 (2.41%) Data Centre
8 33 (2.15%) PMI
9 28 (1.82%) Mobile App
10 27 (1.76%) Social Media
11 26 (1.69%) Fixed Income
12 25 (1.63%) iPad
12 25 (1.63%) Public Cloud
13 23 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
14 21 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 20 (1.30%) Hedge funds
16 19 (1.24%) Blog
17 17 (1.11%) Equities
18 14 (0.91%) Virtual Team
19 13 (0.85%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 108 (7.04%) Windows
2 63 (4.10%) Linux
3 37 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 28 (1.82%) Windows 10
5 20 (1.30%) Android
6 18 (1.17%) Apple iOS
6 18 (1.17%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.85%) Windows Server 2019
9 12 (0.78%) Windows 7
10 11 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.59%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.52%) Unix
14 7 (0.46%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.33%) Debian
15 5 (0.33%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.20%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 2 (0.13%) VMS
18 1 (0.065%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (46.19%) Agile Software Development
2 298 (19.41%) Project Delivery
3 219 (14.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 206 (13.42%) Scrum
5 195 (12.70%) Problem-Solving
6 190 (12.38%) PRINCE2
7 171 (11.14%) Agile Project Management
8 155 (10.10%) Business Analysis
9 153 (9.97%) Analytics
10 138 (8.99%) DevOps
11 128 (8.34%) Waterfall
12 125 (8.14%) Change Management
12 125 (8.14%) Migration
13 114 (7.43%) CRM
14 109 (7.10%) Mentoring
15 105 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
16 102 (6.64%) Workflow
17 98 (6.38%) ITIL
18 97 (6.32%) Fintech
19 96 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 183 (11.92%) Python
2 168 (10.94%) SQL
3 84 (5.47%) JavaScript
4 60 (3.91%) Java
5 53 (3.45%) C
6 44 (2.87%) C#
7 32 (2.08%) R
8 29 (1.89%) PowerShell
9 19 (1.24%) ABAP
9 19 (1.24%) SAPscript
10 18 (1.17%) PHP
11 17 (1.11%) Bash Shell
12 14 (0.91%) C++
12 14 (0.91%) TypeScript
13 12 (0.78%) Go
14 7 (0.46%) Ruby
14 7 (0.46%) VB
15 6 (0.39%) Kotlin
15 6 (0.39%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 197 (12.83%) Degree
2 74 (4.82%) PMI Certification
3 70 (4.56%) Security Cleared
4 64 (4.17%) PMP
5 38 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (2.48%) SC Cleared
6 33 (2.15%) DV Cleared
7 32 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 28 (1.82%) CISSP
9 20 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 18 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (1.04%) CISA
11 16 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 13 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
12 13 (0.85%) CCNA
12 13 (0.85%) Master's Degree
13 12 (0.78%) CISM
13 12 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
14 11 (0.72%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (7.17%) PMO
2 86 (5.60%) QA
3 35 (2.28%) GDPR
4 34 (2.21%) SLA
5 33 (2.15%) Data Quality
6 20 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (0.91%) NIST
8 11 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.59%) COBIT
9 9 (0.59%) EMIR
9 9 (0.59%) MiFID
9 9 (0.59%) WCAG
10 7 (0.46%) P3O
11 6 (0.39%) PCI DSS
11 6 (0.39%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 4 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.13%) Def Stans
14 2 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 66 (4.30%) Docker
2 53 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 37 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.72%) Firmware
5 11 (0.72%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.26%) XenApp
7 4 (0.26%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.13%) vSphere
9 1 (0.065%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.065%) GridGain
9 1 (0.065%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.065%) Squid
9 1 (0.065%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 45 (2.93%) Kubernetes
2 39 (2.54%) Ansible
3 38 (2.48%) Terraform
4 16 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (0.72%) Microsoft Intune
5 11 (0.72%) SCCM
6 8 (0.52%) Puppet
7 6 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (0.33%) Nagios
9 3 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.13%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.13%) CASB
10 2 (0.13%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.13%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.13%) Nexpose
10 2 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.13%) WSUS
10 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.065%) AssetCenter
11 1 (0.065%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 267 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 67 (4.36%) Salesforce.com
3 58 (3.78%) SAP
4 57 (3.71%) Google
5 51 (3.32%) VMware
6 44 (2.87%) Oracle
7 29 (1.89%) Apple
8 27 (1.76%) Cisco
8 27 (1.76%) ServiceNow
9 25 (1.63%) Citrix
10 22 (1.43%) Bloomberg
11 20 (1.30%) Informatica
12 18 (1.17%) IBM
13 16 (1.04%) Adobe
14 13 (0.85%) Talend
15 12 (0.78%) Elastic Path
16 11 (0.72%) BT
16 11 (0.72%) Cloudera
16 11 (0.72%) Hortonworks
16 11 (0.72%) Teradata