Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Project Manager
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 58 49
Rank change year-on-year -35 -9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 2560 3529 4627
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 3.41% 4.65% 5.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 4.84% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2037 3108 3908
London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £84,825
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 70770 72897 85692
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.96% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 55623 62964 72725
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -25 494 £62,500 -3.85% 59
West London -47 100 £55,000 -15.38% 12
South London -38 49 £55,000 +4.76% 1
North London +20 16 £61,500 +53.75% 1
East London -13 6 £65,000 +18.18% 5
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 1579 (61.68%) Project Management
2 1155 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
3 1021 (39.88%) Finance
4 848 (33.13%) PRINCE2
5 623 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
6 403 (15.74%) Banking
7 370 (14.45%) Scrum
8 304 (11.88%) Retail
9 289 (11.29%) Waterfall
10 258 (10.08%) CRM
11 256 (10.00%) Microsoft
12 223 (8.71%) Asset Management
13 221 (8.63%) Investment Banking
14 218 (8.52%) Degree
15 212 (8.28%) SDLC
16 211 (8.24%) Retail Banking
17 209 (8.16%) Wealth Management
18 205 (8.01%) Microsoft Project
19 201 (7.85%) PMI Certification
20 193 (7.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 193 (7.54%) Change Management
21 180 (7.03%) E-Commerce
22 177 (6.91%) Marketing
23 172 (6.72%) PMP
23 172 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
24 166 (6.48%) Business Analysis
25 165 (6.45%) JIRA
26 157 (6.13%) Microsoft Office
27 150 (5.86%) Risk Management
28 149 (5.82%) QA

Project Manager Skill Set
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 63 (2.46%) SharePoint
2 54 (2.11%) CMS
3 48 (1.88%) Confluence
4 16 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (0.35%) Drupal
5 9 (0.35%) Skype for Business
5 9 (0.35%) WordPress
6 8 (0.31%) OpenStack
7 7 (0.27%) SAS
7 7 (0.27%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 6 (0.23%) Liferay
8 6 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (0.23%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.20%) nginx
10 4 (0.16%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.12%) Mule
11 3 (0.12%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 205 (8.01%) Microsoft Project
2 157 (6.13%) Microsoft Office
3 73 (2.85%) MS Visio
4 67 (2.62%) Microsoft Excel
5 48 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.039%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.039%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.039%) Baselight
7 1 (0.039%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 79 (3.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (2.03%) Dynamics AX
3 20 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
4 17 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
5 16 (0.63%) NetSuite
5 16 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 10 (0.39%) Magento
6 10 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
6 10 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.39%) Relativity
7 7 (0.27%) SAP Business One
7 7 (0.27%) thinkFolio
8 6 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.20%) Actimize
9 5 (0.20%) LatentZero
9 5 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
9 5 (0.20%) SAP PM
10 4 (0.16%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.16%) Oracle AML
Cloud Services
1 93 (3.63%) SaaS
2 71 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 65 (2.54%) Office 365
4 61 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
6 25 (0.98%) Trello
7 18 (0.70%) Basecamp
8 10 (0.39%) Dropbox
9 9 (0.35%) Slack
10 8 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.31%) GitHub
11 7 (0.27%) FinancialForce
11 7 (0.27%) IaaS
12 6 (0.23%) PaaS
13 5 (0.20%) Oracle CX
13 5 (0.20%) Taleo
14 4 (0.16%) Google Analytics
14 4 (0.16%) Oracle Service Cloud
15 3 (0.12%) iPaaS
15 3 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 49 (1.91%) WAN
2 39 (1.52%) LAN
3 31 (1.21%) Internet
4 21 (0.82%) VoIP
5 18 (0.70%) Unified Communications
5 18 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
6 14 (0.55%) Firewall
7 12 (0.47%) Skype
7 12 (0.47%) VPN
8 8 (0.31%) Intranet
9 7 (0.27%) SAN
9 7 (0.27%) Wireless
10 6 (0.23%) MPLS
11 5 (0.20%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (0.20%) VLAN
12 4 (0.16%) Network Security
12 4 (0.16%) SSL
13 3 (0.12%) DHCP
13 3 (0.12%) DNS
13 3 (0.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
2 47 (1.84%) Big Data
3 29 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
3 29 (1.13%) SQL Server
4 24 (0.94%) Blockchain
5 11 (0.43%) Data Mart
6 10 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 10 (0.39%) SAP HANA
7 7 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (0.23%) EDRMS
8 6 (0.23%) Neo4j
8 6 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (0.23%) QlikView
9 5 (0.20%) BigQuery
9 5 (0.20%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.20%) MySQL
10 4 (0.16%) SAP BW
11 3 (0.12%) Electronic Patient Records
11 3 (0.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 165 (6.45%) JIRA
2 8 (0.31%) JIRA Agile
3 6 (0.23%) Maven
4 4 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.16%) TestRail
4 4 (0.16%) VersionOne
5 3 (0.12%) Selenium
6 2 (0.078%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.078%) eCATT
6 2 (0.078%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.078%) Hudson
6 2 (0.078%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.078%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.078%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.078%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.078%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.039%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.039%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.039%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.039%) Subversion
General
1 1021 (39.88%) Finance
2 403 (15.74%) Banking
3 304 (11.88%) Retail
4 221 (8.63%) Investment Banking
5 211 (8.24%) Retail Banking
6 177 (6.91%) Marketing
7 124 (4.84%) Legal
8 104 (4.06%) Front Office
9 85 (3.32%) Law
10 83 (3.24%) Advertising
11 75 (2.93%) Telecoms
12 62 (2.42%) Back Office
13 53 (2.07%) Games
14 30 (1.17%) Manufacturing
15 27 (1.05%) German Language
16 23 (0.90%) Electronics
17 22 (0.86%) Publishing
18 18 (0.70%) Financial Institution
19 17 (0.66%) Automotive
20 14 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (2.50%) .NET
2 58 (2.27%) HTML
3 46 (1.80%) FIX Protocol
4 33 (1.29%) Mason
5 25 (0.98%) CSS
5 25 (0.98%) HTML5
6 19 (0.74%) Web Services
7 16 (0.63%) RESTful
7 16 (0.63%) XML
8 15 (0.59%) JSON
9 13 (0.51%) Middleware
10 9 (0.35%) AngularJS
10 9 (0.35%) Java EE
10 9 (0.35%) REST
10 9 (0.35%) Spring
11 8 (0.31%) Spring Boot
11 8 (0.31%) Spring MVC
12 7 (0.27%) J2EE
13 5 (0.20%) Node.js
14 4 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 172 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
2 141 (5.51%) PMI
3 98 (3.83%) Derivative
4 94 (3.67%) User Experience
5 90 (3.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 84 (3.28%) Equities
7 80 (3.13%) Data Centre
8 69 (2.70%) Mobile App
9 60 (2.34%) Virtual Team
10 57 (2.23%) Management Information System
11 54 (2.11%) Fintech
12 39 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
13 36 (1.41%) Reference Data
14 35 (1.37%) Social Media
15 34 (1.33%) EPoS
16 27 (1.05%) CCTV
16 27 (1.05%) Fixed Income
17 26 (1.02%) Credit Risk
18 25 (0.98%) FMCG
19 24 (0.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 50 (1.95%) Windows
2 32 (1.25%) Android
3 31 (1.21%) Apple iOS
4 14 (0.55%) Windows 10
5 13 (0.51%) Linux
6 10 (0.39%) Unix
7 7 (0.27%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.12%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.12%) VMS
9 1 (0.039%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.039%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1579 (61.68%) Project Management
2 1155 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
3 848 (33.13%) PRINCE2
4 623 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 370 (14.45%) Scrum
6 289 (11.29%) Waterfall
7 258 (10.08%) CRM
8 223 (8.71%) Asset Management
9 212 (8.28%) SDLC
10 209 (8.16%) Wealth Management
11 193 (7.54%) Change Management
12 180 (7.03%) E-Commerce
13 166 (6.48%) Business Analysis
14 150 (5.86%) Risk Management
15 148 (5.78%) ITIL
16 144 (5.63%) ERP
17 136 (5.31%) Migration
18 134 (5.23%) Programme Management
19 127 (4.96%) Analytics
20 122 (4.77%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 92 (3.59%) Java
2 53 (2.07%) SQL
3 50 (1.95%) JavaScript
4 44 (1.72%) C
5 29 (1.13%) PHP
6 25 (0.98%) C#
7 19 (0.74%) Python
8 7 (0.27%) Groovy
9 6 (0.23%) Ruby
10 4 (0.16%) Apex Code
10 4 (0.16%) C++
10 4 (0.16%) R
11 3 (0.12%) Objective-C
11 3 (0.12%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.078%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.078%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.078%) VBScript
12 2 (0.078%) XPath
13 1 (0.039%) Clojure
13 1 (0.039%) Scala
Qualifications
1 218 (8.52%) Degree
2 201 (7.85%) PMI Certification
3 193 (7.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 172 (6.72%) PMP
5 99 (3.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 60 (2.34%) APMP
7 38 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
8 35 (1.37%) Security Cleared
9 27 (1.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 27 (1.05%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 22 (0.86%) Master's Degree
10 22 (0.86%) SC Cleared
11 18 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
12 11 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (0.39%) CCNA
14 9 (0.35%) ISEB
15 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (0.16%) APMG
16 4 (0.16%) CFA
16 4 (0.16%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (5.82%) QA
2 99 (3.87%) PMO
3 50 (1.95%) MiFID
4 35 (1.37%) GDPR
5 27 (1.05%) EMIR
6 17 (0.66%) SLA
7 15 (0.59%) AIFMD
8 12 (0.47%) UCITS
9 11 (0.43%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.43%) FATCA
10 8 (0.31%) Solvency II
11 7 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
11 7 (0.27%) SEPA
12 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (0.20%) PSD2
14 4 (0.16%) PMBOK
15 2 (0.078%) Cyber Essentials
15 2 (0.078%) ISO 9001
16 1 (0.039%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (0.43%) Active Directory
2 10 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.12%) Docker
3 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.12%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.078%) Firmware
4 2 (0.078%) KVM
5 1 (0.039%) HDFS
5 1 (0.039%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.039%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (0.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (0.078%) Ansible
2 2 (0.078%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.078%) Puppet
2 2 (0.078%) SCCM
2 2 (0.078%) Terraform
3 1 (0.039%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.039%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 256 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 107 (4.18%) SAP
3 96 (3.75%) Oracle
4 95 (3.71%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (0.98%) Cisco
5 25 (0.98%) Sitecore
5 25 (0.98%) VMware
6 20 (0.78%) hybris
6 20 (0.78%) Mitel
7 19 (0.74%) Infor
8 17 (0.66%) Epicor
8 17 (0.66%) Sage
8 17 (0.66%) Tableau
9 14 (0.55%) IFS
10 13 (0.51%) Workday
11 12 (0.47%) Google
12 10 (0.39%) Avaya
12 10 (0.39%) Charles River
12 10 (0.39%) Citrix
13 9 (0.35%) Adobe