The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
England / London
Rank 73 62 46
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 1325 1936 2277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.94% 4.64% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.12% 4.83% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1153 1661 1952
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32198 40075 40268
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.13% 95.99%
Number of salaries quoted 27217 34571 33828
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in London

Project Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in London

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in London

Project Manager
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 Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
City of London -1 213 £60,000 -4.00% 50
Wimbledon +22 15 £57,500 +15.00%
Uxbridge +12 15 £60,000 -17.24% 1
West End of London +5 10 £51,500 -14.16% 12
Barnet - 8 £50,500 - 2
Mitcham - 8 £55,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +13 6 £67,500 +30.43%
Croydon -2 4 £55,000 +4.76%
Beckenham +6 3 £54,000 +8.00%
Hammersmith -9 3 £65,000 +44.44% 1
Greenford +7 2 £50,500 -3.80%
Hayes +7 2 £75,000 -
Heathrow -12 2 £42,500 -22.72%
Feltham - 2 £58,750 -
Ilford - 2 £42,500 -
West Drayton - 2 £50,000 - 1
Ealing - 2 £43,500 -
Lewisham - 2 £45,500 -
Teddington +5 1 £62,500 +127.27%
Wembley 0 1 £36,250 -23.68%
Brentford -4 1 £67,500 +28.57%
Westminster -9 1 £39,500 -16.84% 1
Chiswick -10 1 £64,500 -11.03%
Bromley -12 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf -17 1 £50,000 -32.88%
Paddington - 1 - -
Chessington - 1 - -
Mayfair - 1 - -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 London region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 1672 (58.98%) Project Management
2 1216 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
3 1052 (37.11%) Finance
4 1021 (36.01%) PRINCE2
5 772 (27.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 494 (17.43%) Scrum
7 416 (14.67%) Retail
8 350 (12.35%) Banking
9 315 (11.11%) PMI Certification
10 298 (10.51%) Waterfall
11 295 (10.41%) Microsoft
12 294 (10.37%) PMP
12 294 (10.37%) Degree
13 266 (9.38%) CRM
14 265 (9.35%) SDLC
15 255 (8.99%) MS Project
16 247 (8.71%) E-Commerce
17 229 (8.08%) MS Excel
18 211 (7.44%) Change Management
19 202 (7.13%) Marketing
20 200 (7.05%) Business Analysis
21 189 (6.67%) Project Planning
22 188 (6.63%) Risk Management
23 185 (6.53%) Migration
23 185 (6.53%) Telecoms
24 184 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
25 183 (6.46%) QA
26 178 (6.28%) ITIL
27 173 (6.10%) PMI
28 172 (6.07%) JIRA

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 95 (3.35%) Confluence
2 93 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 62 (2.19%) CMS
4 20 (0.71%) WebSphere
5 10 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (0.35%) Apache
6 9 (0.32%) Drupal
7 8 (0.28%) Liferay
8 5 (0.18%) MS Project Server
8 5 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.18%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.18%) WordPress
9 4 (0.14%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.11%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.11%) SAS
10 3 (0.11%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.11%) TPMS
11 2 (0.071%) Kentico
11 2 (0.071%) Tomcat
Applications
1 255 (8.99%) MS Project
2 229 (8.08%) MS Excel
3 107 (3.77%) MS Visio
4 99 (3.49%) MS Office
5 96 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.035%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.035%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.035%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 65 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.63%) SAP R/3
4 17 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 16 (0.56%) Magento
6 14 (0.49%) thinkFolio
7 13 (0.46%) SAP FI
8 12 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.42%) NetSuite
9 11 (0.39%) BASE24
10 10 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
11 8 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 7 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
13 6 (0.21%) Oracle Retail
13 6 (0.21%) Relativity
13 6 (0.21%) SAP Business One
13 6 (0.21%) SAP CO
13 6 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
14 5 (0.18%) CA PPM
14 5 (0.18%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 90 (3.17%) SaaS
2 52 (1.83%) Office 365
3 32 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (0.39%) SuccessFactors
6 8 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 6 (0.21%) Basecamp
8 4 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.11%) Force.com
9 3 (0.11%) IaaS
9 3 (0.11%) PaaS
10 2 (0.071%) Asana
10 2 (0.071%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.035%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.035%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.035%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.035%) Google Drive
11 1 (0.035%) Silverpop
11 1 (0.035%) Slack
11 1 (0.035%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (1.83%) Internet
2 40 (1.41%) WAN
3 31 (1.09%) LAN
4 21 (0.74%) SAN
4 21 (0.74%) Wireless
5 18 (0.63%) Intranet
6 15 (0.53%) VoIP
7 14 (0.49%) Unified Communications
8 11 (0.39%) ATM
8 11 (0.39%) VPN
9 10 (0.35%) Firewall
10 9 (0.32%) IP Telephony
10 9 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.18%) WebEx
12 4 (0.14%) DNS
13 3 (0.11%) Ethernet
13 3 (0.11%) HTTP
13 3 (0.11%) IPv4
13 3 (0.11%) IPv6
13 3 (0.11%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
2 75 (2.65%) Big Data
3 53 (1.87%) SQL Server
4 19 (0.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 17 (0.60%) MS Access
6 16 (0.56%) Data Mart
7 14 (0.49%) MySQL
8 13 (0.46%) Hadoop
9 12 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (0.39%) LogicBlox
10 11 (0.39%) Relational Database
10 11 (0.39%) SAP BW
11 10 (0.35%) Oracle ODI
12 9 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.25%) QlikView
14 6 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
15 5 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.18%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 172 (6.07%) JIRA
2 15 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (0.35%) JIRA Agile
4 6 (0.21%) Microsoft Blend
5 5 (0.18%) Axure RP
5 5 (0.18%) Eclipse
5 5 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.18%) ProC
6 4 (0.14%) ProtoShare
7 2 (0.071%) VersionOne
8 1 (0.035%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.035%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.035%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.035%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.035%) Maven
8 1 (0.035%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.035%) Subversion
8 1 (0.035%) Toad
General
1 1052 (37.11%) Finance
2 416 (14.67%) Retail
3 350 (12.35%) Banking
4 202 (7.13%) Marketing
5 185 (6.53%) Telecoms
6 145 (5.11%) Legal
7 89 (3.14%) Investment Banking
8 73 (2.57%) Front Office
9 71 (2.50%) Law
10 68 (2.40%) Advertising
11 66 (2.33%) Back Office
12 65 (2.29%) Manufacturing
12 65 (2.29%) Publishing
13 35 (1.23%) Financial Institution
14 31 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
15 28 (0.99%) Games
16 25 (0.88%) Automotive
17 24 (0.85%) Electronics
18 20 (0.71%) French Language
19 18 (0.63%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (2.79%) .NET
2 69 (2.43%) HTML
3 35 (1.23%) XML
4 31 (1.09%) HTML5
5 28 (0.99%) CSS
6 24 (0.85%) JSON
7 15 (0.53%) SAML
8 13 (0.46%) Mason
9 12 (0.42%) Spring
10 11 (0.39%) Web Services
10 11 (0.39%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (0.35%) LAMP
12 9 (0.32%) REST
13 8 (0.28%) jQuery
14 7 (0.25%) AngularJS
14 7 (0.25%) Flash
14 7 (0.25%) Middleware
15 6 (0.21%) CSS3
15 6 (0.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (0.21%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 173 (6.10%) PMI
2 151 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (3.77%) Fintech
4 96 (3.39%) User Experience
5 94 (3.32%) Data Centre
6 60 (2.12%) Computer Science
7 54 (1.90%) Derivative
8 51 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 51 (1.80%) Virtual Team
9 50 (1.76%) Mobile App
10 45 (1.59%) EPoS
11 43 (1.52%) Equities
12 29 (1.02%) Reinsurance
13 27 (0.95%) FMCG
14 26 (0.92%) Fixed Income
15 25 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 21 (0.74%) Exotic Derivative
16 21 (0.74%) Hedge funds
17 20 (0.71%) iPad
18 18 (0.63%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (1.41%) Linux
2 31 (1.09%) Windows
3 27 (0.95%) Apple iOS
4 24 (0.85%) Android
5 11 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.28%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.21%) Unix
8 5 (0.18%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.14%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.11%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (0.11%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.071%) VMS
12 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.035%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.035%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1672 (58.98%) Project Management
2 1216 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
3 1021 (36.01%) PRINCE2
4 772 (27.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 494 (17.43%) Scrum
6 298 (10.51%) Waterfall
7 266 (9.38%) CRM
8 265 (9.35%) SDLC
9 247 (8.71%) E-Commerce
10 211 (7.44%) Change Management
11 200 (7.05%) Business Analysis
12 189 (6.67%) Project Planning
13 188 (6.63%) Risk Management
14 185 (6.53%) Migration
15 178 (6.28%) ITIL
16 134 (4.73%) PRINCE
16 134 (4.73%) Programme Management
17 128 (4.51%) Change Control
17 128 (4.51%) Matrix Management
18 126 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 141 (4.97%) SQL
2 60 (2.12%) Java
3 40 (1.41%) C
4 36 (1.27%) C#
4 36 (1.27%) JavaScript
5 23 (0.81%) PHP
6 17 (0.60%) Python
7 16 (0.56%) C++
7 16 (0.56%) PL/SQL
8 10 (0.35%) Perl
9 6 (0.21%) XAML
10 4 (0.14%) R
10 4 (0.14%) Scala
11 3 (0.11%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.11%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.071%) ABAP
12 2 (0.071%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.035%) COBOL
13 1 (0.035%) VB
13 1 (0.035%) VBA
Qualifications
1 315 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 294 (10.37%) Degree
2 294 (10.37%) PMP
3 184 (6.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 101 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 67 (2.36%) APMP
6 29 (1.02%) Security Cleared
7 18 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (0.56%) SC Cleared
9 14 (0.49%) ISEB
10 11 (0.39%) CISA
11 10 (0.35%) CISSP
12 6 (0.21%) CISM
12 6 (0.21%) MBA
13 5 (0.18%) HNC
14 4 (0.14%) AWS Certification
15 3 (0.11%) ACCA
15 3 (0.11%) CIMA
15 3 (0.11%) DV Cleared
16 2 (0.071%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (6.46%) QA
2 135 (4.76%) PMO
3 86 (3.03%) MiFID
4 19 (0.67%) EMIR
5 17 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.49%) Solvency II
7 13 (0.46%) FATCA
8 11 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 11 (0.39%) SLA
9 10 (0.35%) ISO 9001
9 10 (0.35%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.28%) Dodd-Frank
10 8 (0.28%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.11%) GDPR
12 2 (0.071%) COBIT
12 2 (0.071%) IFRS
12 2 (0.071%) IFRS 9
13 1 (0.035%) Basel III
13 1 (0.035%) CRD IV
13 1 (0.035%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.071%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.035%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (0.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (0.11%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (0.11%) MOM
3 2 (0.071%) EnCase
3 2 (0.071%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.035%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.035%) QRadar
4 1 (0.035%) WMI
Vendors
1 295 (10.41%) Microsoft
2 113 (3.99%) Oracle
3 111 (3.92%) SAP
4 73 (2.57%) Salesforce.com
5 29 (1.02%) Cisco
6 27 (0.95%) hybris
7 24 (0.85%) Atlassian
8 22 (0.78%) IBM
9 20 (0.71%) Adobe
10 19 (0.67%) Bloomberg
10 19 (0.67%) Charles River
11 16 (0.56%) Progress
12 13 (0.46%) Google
13 12 (0.42%) Sage
13 12 (0.42%) VMware
14 11 (0.39%) Demandware
14 11 (0.39%) Epicor
14 11 (0.39%) JD Edwards
14 11 (0.39%) Solace
15 10 (0.35%) Cognizant
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Haysfm
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £80000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
GBL Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum - plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Boston Hale
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + pension, holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6.5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 65k per year + generous benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6.5k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digital Gurus
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ebury
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Bluetownonline
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Networkers
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £90000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + TBC
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000 + a brilliant package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benerfits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £75k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Massive Interactive
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday