Period
to 21 May 2019

The median annual salary for a Project Manager was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

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

Project Manager
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 83 83
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 46 43 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.96% 2.73% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 2.81% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 41
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% -12.24% +3.16%
10th Percentile £38,500 £28,589 £27,675
90th Percentile £64,250 £59,500 £58,750
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% -7.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,465 1,531 1,628
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.39% 97.14% 97.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,090 1,217 1,310
Milton Keynes median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,346 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,230 £62,500 £62,500
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Milton Keynes

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Project Manager in Milton Keynes

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Project Manager in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 24 (52.17%) Project Management
2 22 (47.83%) PRINCE2
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (19.57%) Finance
6 9 (19.57%) Commercial Awareness
7 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 8 (17.39%) PMP
7 8 (17.39%) PMO
8 7 (15.22%) SDLC
9 6 (13.04%) People Management
9 6 (13.04%) Degree
10 5 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
10 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
10 5 (10.87%) Logistics
11 4 (8.70%) B2B
11 4 (8.70%) CRM
11 4 (8.70%) ERP
11 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
11 4 (8.70%) Marketing
11 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
11 4 (8.70%) Local Government
11 4 (8.70%) Office 365
11 4 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
12 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
12 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
12 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
1 2 (4.35%) LAN
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Local Government
2 4 (8.70%) Marketing
3 3 (6.52%) Military
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Law
4 2 (4.35%) Multimedia
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
1 3 (6.52%) NHS
1 3 (6.52%) PMI
2 2 (4.35%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Project Management
2 22 (47.83%) PRINCE2
3 16 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (19.57%) Commercial Awareness
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 7 (15.22%) SDLC
8 6 (13.04%) People Management
9 5 (10.87%) Logistics
9 5 (10.87%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (8.70%) B2B
10 4 (8.70%) CRM
10 4 (8.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 4 (8.70%) ERP
10 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
10 4 (8.70%) Service Delivery
11 3 (6.52%) Change Management
11 3 (6.52%) ITIL
11 3 (6.52%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (17.39%) PMP
3 6 (13.04%) Degree
4 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
5 3 (6.52%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.39%) PMO
2 2 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.17%) Sitecore