The median annual salary for a Software Project Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 556 506 513
Rank change year-on-year -50 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 60 138 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.36% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 57 130 137
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £77,500 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.55% -10.00%  

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 34367 38431 43064
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.84% 95.93% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 27870 33422 36403
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +29 20 £53,250 -31.29% 3
Barnet - 1 £62,500 - 1
Chiswick - 1 £72,000 -
Software Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 98 (74.81%) Project Management
2 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (42.75%) Finance
4 37 (28.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (27.48%) PRINCE2
6 32 (24.43%) SDLC
7 31 (23.66%) Waterfall
8 23 (17.56%) Scrum
8 23 (17.56%) .NET
9 20 (15.27%) Big Data
10 19 (14.50%) SQL
10 19 (14.50%) Banking
11 17 (12.98%) Degree
12 15 (11.45%) PMI Certification
13 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
13 14 (10.69%) JIRA
14 13 (9.92%) Coaching
14 13 (9.92%) ITIL
14 13 (9.92%) PMP
14 13 (9.92%) Greenfield Project
15 12 (9.16%) PRINCE
15 12 (9.16%) Java
15 12 (9.16%) Risk Management
15 12 (9.16%) Business Analysis
15 12 (9.16%) Software Delivery
16 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Project
16 11 (8.40%) E-Commerce
17 10 (7.63%) C#
17 10 (7.63%) Kanban
17 10 (7.63%) Amazon AWS

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 5 (3.82%) Confluence
2 1 (0.76%) CMS
2 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.53%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.05%) Sonata
2 3 (2.29%) Bloomberg AIM
2 3 (2.29%) SimCorp Dimension
2 3 (2.29%) thinkFolio
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.76%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.05%) SaaS
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) Firewall
1 1 (0.76%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (15.27%) Big Data
2 9 (6.87%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (10.69%) JIRA
2 2 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.53%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 56 (42.75%) Finance
2 19 (14.50%) Banking
3 6 (4.58%) Legal
4 5 (3.82%) Billing
4 5 (3.82%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.82%) Spanish Language
5 4 (3.05%) French Language
5 4 (3.05%) Marketing
6 3 (2.29%) Advertising
6 3 (2.29%) Games
6 3 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.29%) Retail
6 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.76%) Local Government
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.56%) .NET
2 3 (2.29%) HTML
2 3 (2.29%) HTML5
2 3 (2.29%) MDX
3 2 (1.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.53%) Java EE
4 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.76%) CakePHP
4 1 (0.76%) CSS
4 1 (0.76%) CSS3
4 1 (0.76%) LAMP
4 1 (0.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (6.11%) Fintech
3 6 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.82%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.05%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.29%) PMI
6 3 (2.29%) User Experience
7 2 (1.53%) BBC
7 2 (1.53%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.53%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.53%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.53%) EPoS
7 2 (1.53%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.53%) NHS
8 1 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (0.76%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (74.81%) Project Management
2 78 (59.54%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (28.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (27.48%) PRINCE2
5 32 (24.43%) SDLC
6 31 (23.66%) Waterfall
7 23 (17.56%) Scrum
8 13 (9.92%) Coaching
8 13 (9.92%) ITIL
9 12 (9.16%) Business Analysis
9 12 (9.16%) PRINCE
9 12 (9.16%) Risk Management
9 12 (9.16%) Software Delivery
10 11 (8.40%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.63%) DevOps
11 10 (7.63%) Kanban
11 10 (7.63%) Wealth Management
12 9 (6.87%) Asset Management
12 9 (6.87%) Change Management
13 8 (6.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.50%) SQL
2 12 (9.16%) Java
3 10 (7.63%) C#
4 6 (4.58%) C++
5 4 (3.05%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.53%) C
6 2 (1.53%) PHP
6 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) Embedded C++
7 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (12.98%) Degree
2 15 (11.45%) PMI Certification
3 13 (9.92%) PMP
4 5 (3.82%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.29%) MBA
6 2 (1.53%) APMP
6 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.87%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) PMO
Vendors
1 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle
3 4 (3.05%) FNZ
4 3 (2.29%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.29%) Charles River
4 3 (2.29%) Eze Castle Integration
4 3 (2.29%) SimCorp
5 2 (1.53%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.53%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.76%) Adobe
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.76%) Baan
6 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (0.76%) SAP
North London
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car allowance + benefits.
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with additional variable bonus based on KPIs
Posted: 3 days ago
Barnet, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago