Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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

Software Project Manager
England > London
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 710 655 591
Rank change year-on-year -55 -64 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 130 203 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.27% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 123 203 306
London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +11.11% -2.50%
10th Percentile £42,700 £44,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -

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 71246 73011 85823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.34% 95.97% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56013 63062 72818
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 £31,750
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%

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Project Manager in London

Software Project Manager
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Software Project Manager in London

Software Project Manager
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Project Manager in London over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Project Manager in London

Software 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 Software Project Manager within the London region over the 6 months to 17 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 +4 23 £60,000 -9.43% 4
West London +13 13 £60,000 -22.58%
South London +4 5 £58,750 -21.67%
North London - 5 £62,500 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Software 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 Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 95 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (63.85%) Project Management
3 48 (36.92%) Finance
3 48 (36.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 35 (26.92%) SDLC
6 29 (22.31%) Waterfall
7 28 (21.54%) Scrum
8 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 22 (16.92%) Risk Management
9 22 (16.92%) Microsoft Project
10 20 (15.38%) Software Delivery
11 19 (14.62%) Degree
12 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (12.31%) Coaching
12 16 (12.31%) Microsoft Office
13 15 (11.54%) Law
14 13 (10.00%) PMI Certification
14 13 (10.00%) Java
14 13 (10.00%) .NET
14 13 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
15 12 (9.23%) Change Management
15 12 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
15 12 (9.23%) SC Cleared
15 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared
16 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
16 11 (8.46%) PRINCE
17 10 (7.69%) PMI
17 10 (7.69%) CRM
17 10 (7.69%) Kanban

Software 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 3 (2.31%) CMS
1 3 (2.31%) Confluence
1 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (16.92%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (12.31%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.62%) SaaS
3 2 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.54%) LAN
1 2 (1.54%) VPN
1 2 (1.54%) WAN
1 2 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.77%) Firewall
2 1 (0.77%) Internet
2 1 (0.77%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.15%) Big Data
2 2 (1.54%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.77%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.08%) JIRA
2 1 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (36.92%) Finance
2 15 (11.54%) Law
3 7 (5.38%) Legal
4 5 (3.85%) Banking
4 5 (3.85%) Retail
5 3 (2.31%) Games
5 3 (2.31%) Local Government
5 3 (2.31%) Marketing
5 3 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.77%) Advertising
6 1 (0.77%) Automotive
6 1 (0.77%) Back Office
6 1 (0.77%) Front Office
6 1 (0.77%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.00%) .NET
2 3 (2.31%) HTML
2 3 (2.31%) HTML5
3 2 (1.54%) Java EE
3 2 (1.54%) Middleware
3 2 (1.54%) Velocity
4 1 (0.77%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.77%) CSS
4 1 (0.77%) CSS3
4 1 (0.77%) Grails
4 1 (0.77%) J2EE
4 1 (0.77%) MDX
4 1 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.77%) REST
4 1 (0.77%) RESTful
4 1 (0.77%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (7.69%) PMI
4 6 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.85%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.85%) Reinsurance
5 5 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 4 (3.08%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.08%) User Experience
7 3 (2.31%) FMCG
7 3 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.54%) CCTV
8 2 (1.54%) Fintech
8 2 (1.54%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.54%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (1.54%) NHS
9 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.77%) Derivative
9 1 (0.77%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.54%) Android
1 2 (1.54%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.77%) Linux
2 1 (0.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (73.08%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (63.85%) Project Management
3 48 (36.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 35 (26.92%) SDLC
6 29 (22.31%) Waterfall
7 28 (21.54%) Scrum
8 22 (16.92%) Risk Management
9 20 (15.38%) Software Delivery
10 16 (12.31%) Coaching
11 12 (9.23%) Change Management
12 11 (8.46%) Mentoring
12 11 (8.46%) PRINCE
13 10 (7.69%) CRM
13 10 (7.69%) Kanban
14 9 (6.92%) DevOps
14 9 (6.92%) Web Development
15 8 (6.15%) Change Control
15 8 (6.15%) Process Improvement
16 7 (5.38%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.00%) Java
2 4 (3.08%) C#
2 4 (3.08%) Ruby
3 2 (1.54%) C++
3 2 (1.54%) SQL
4 1 (0.77%) Clojure
4 1 (0.77%) Groovy
4 1 (0.77%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.77%) Scala
4 1 (0.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Degree
2 13 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 12 (9.23%) SC Cleared
3 12 (9.23%) Security Cleared
4 8 (6.15%) PMP
5 6 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.31%) MBA
9 1 (0.77%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.69%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) PMO
2 2 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) Firmware
2 1 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 26 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.92%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.77%) Citrix
3 1 (0.77%) Oracle
3 1 (0.77%) VMware