The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 492 467
Rank change year-on-year -16 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 69 163 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.39% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.40% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 68 139 176
Median salary £55,000 £61,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.20% +11.36%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.52% -5.50%  

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 32292 40527 41158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.73% 96.11% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 27319 34959 34585
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%  

Software Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 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 +31 15 £75,000 +42.85% 1
Mitcham - 7 £55,000 -
Beckenham - 3 £54,000 -
Croydon +10 2 £55,000 -5.57%
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £70,000 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 92 (65.71%) Project Management
2 79 (56.43%) Finance
3 76 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (36.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (34.29%) PRINCE2
6 35 (25.00%) Banking
7 33 (23.57%) SDLC
8 32 (22.86%) Software Delivery
9 30 (21.43%) Waterfall
9 30 (21.43%) .NET
10 25 (17.86%) PMP
10 25 (17.86%) SQL
11 24 (17.14%) PMI Certification
11 24 (17.14%) Big Data
12 19 (13.57%) Scrum
13 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
14 17 (12.14%) PRINCE
14 17 (12.14%) JIRA
14 17 (12.14%) Degree
15 16 (11.43%) C#
15 16 (11.43%) Telecoms
16 15 (10.71%) ITIL
17 14 (10.00%) MS Excel
18 13 (9.29%) SaaS
19 12 (8.57%) Business Analysis
20 11 (7.86%) Asset Management
20 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
20 11 (7.86%) Wealth Management
21 10 (7.14%) MS Project
21 10 (7.14%) CRM

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 2 (1.43%) CMS
1 2 (1.43%) Confluence
2 1 (0.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.14%) MS Project
3 3 (2.14%) MS Office
4 2 (1.43%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.86%) Sonata
2 3 (2.14%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (2.14%) thinkFolio
3 2 (1.43%) Bankmaster
3 2 (1.43%) CA PPM
3 2 (1.43%) Finacle
3 2 (1.43%) Misys Equation
3 2 (1.43%) Primavera
3 2 (1.43%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.71%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 1 (0.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.29%) SaaS
2 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.14%) Big Data
2 11 (7.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (12.14%) JIRA
2 2 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.43%) VersionOne
General
1 79 (56.43%) Finance
2 35 (25.00%) Banking
3 16 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.57%) Billing
5 5 (3.57%) Marketing
5 5 (3.57%) Retail
5 5 (3.57%) Spanish Language
6 4 (2.86%) Advertising
6 4 (2.86%) French Language
7 3 (2.14%) Back Office
8 2 (1.43%) Electronics
8 2 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.43%) Front Office
8 2 (1.43%) Legal
8 2 (1.43%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (21.43%) .NET
2 4 (2.86%) HTML
3 3 (2.14%) CSS
3 3 (2.14%) HTML5
3 3 (2.14%) Node.js
3 3 (2.14%) XML
4 2 (1.43%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.43%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.43%) CSS3
5 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.71%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.71%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.71%) Fintech
2 7 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.00%) PMI
3 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.14%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.14%) iPad
5 3 (2.14%) User Experience
6 2 (1.43%) BBC
6 2 (1.43%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.43%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.43%) EPoS
6 2 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.43%) NHS
6 2 (1.43%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.43%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.43%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.71%) Android
1 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (65.71%) Project Management
2 76 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (36.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (34.29%) PRINCE2
5 33 (23.57%) SDLC
6 32 (22.86%) Software Delivery
7 30 (21.43%) Waterfall
8 19 (13.57%) Scrum
9 17 (12.14%) PRINCE
10 15 (10.71%) ITIL
11 12 (8.57%) Business Analysis
12 11 (7.86%) Asset Management
12 11 (7.86%) Wealth Management
13 10 (7.14%) Change Management
13 10 (7.14%) CRM
13 10 (7.14%) Data Management
14 8 (5.71%) DevOps
14 8 (5.71%) Matrix Management
15 7 (5.00%) Project Governance
15 7 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.86%) SQL
2 16 (11.43%) C#
3 9 (6.43%) Java
4 4 (2.86%) C++
4 4 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.14%) Scala
6 2 (1.43%) C
6 2 (1.43%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.71%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (17.86%) PMP
2 24 (17.14%) PMI Certification
3 17 (12.14%) Degree
4 3 (2.14%) APMP
4 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.43%) MBA
5 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.71%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) PMO
3 3 (2.14%) MiFID
4 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (12.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.57%) Oracle
3 4 (2.86%) Charles River
3 4 (2.86%) FNZ
4 3 (2.14%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.14%) Eze Castle Integration
4 3 (2.14%) SAP
4 3 (2.14%) SimCorp
5 2 (1.43%) Adobe
5 2 (1.43%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.43%) Avaloq
5 2 (1.43%) CA
5 2 (1.43%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.43%) FIS
5 2 (1.43%) Misys
5 2 (1.43%) Planview
5 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.43%) SunGard
5 2 (1.43%) Temenos
6 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
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