Period
to 21 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Agile Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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

Agile Project Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 722 740 593
Rank change year-on-year +18 -147 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Agile Project Manager 458 485 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.28% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.29% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 409 441 753
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £76,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 156,873 167,151 184,491
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 95.94% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 126,373 133,833 154,598
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Agile Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Project Manager in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Agile Project Manager in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Project Manager in the UK

Agile Project Manager
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. 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
England +35 437 £57,500 -4.17% 21
London +29 233 £62,500 -2.34% 8
UK excluding London +2 223 £50,000 -9.09% 16
South East +46 94 £55,000 -0.90% 3
Midlands +13 40 £50,000 -16.67% 2
North of England +33 33 £50,000 - 6
West Midlands +34 28 £45,000 -14.29% 2
East of England +22 26 £46,250 -15.91%
Yorkshire +27 19 £48,750 -2.50% 3
North West +2 13 £55,000 - 3
Scotland -5 13 £48,750 -11.36% 1
East Midlands -20 12 £52,500 -25.00%
South West -15 11 £48,750 -2.50% 2
Wales +3 5 £50,000 +5.26% 2
North East - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 -

Agile Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, Agile 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 featuring Agile Project Manager in the job title.

1 458 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (55.90%) Project Management
3 252 (55.02%) Scrum
4 148 (32.31%) Finance
5 113 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 98 (21.40%) SDLC
7 77 (16.81%) PRINCE2
8 70 (15.28%) Waterfall
9 58 (12.66%) Coaching
10 55 (12.01%) Kanban
11 54 (11.79%) JIRA
12 50 (10.92%) Software Delivery
13 49 (10.70%) Mentoring
13 49 (10.70%) QA
14 48 (10.48%) Agile Project Management
15 44 (9.61%) Degree
16 42 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (8.52%) Continuous Improvement
18 38 (8.30%) Fintech
18 38 (8.30%) User Experience
19 35 (7.64%) .NET
20 34 (7.42%) Java
21 32 (6.99%) E-Commerce
21 32 (6.99%) Problem-Solving
22 30 (6.55%) DevOps
22 30 (6.55%) Retail
23 29 (6.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 26 (5.68%) Banking
25 25 (5.46%) SaaS
26 24 (5.24%) Marketing

Agile Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 17 (3.71%) Confluence
2 14 (3.06%) CMS
3 3 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.44%) Liferay
5 1 (0.22%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 18 (3.93%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (1.09%) Chatbot
5 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.46%) SaaS
2 12 (2.62%) PaaS
3 4 (0.87%) IaaS
4 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.22%) GitHub
6 1 (0.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.44%) Firewall
2 1 (0.22%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.87%) Blockchain
3 2 (0.44%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.22%) GIS
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (11.79%) JIRA
2 15 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.09%) JIRA Agile
3 5 (1.09%) VersionOne
4 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 148 (32.31%) Finance
2 30 (6.55%) Retail
3 26 (5.68%) Banking
4 24 (5.24%) Marketing
5 10 (2.18%) Legal
6 8 (1.75%) Back Office
6 8 (1.75%) Games
7 6 (1.31%) Law
8 5 (1.09%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.66%) Advertising
9 3 (0.66%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Automotive
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.44%) Front Office
10 2 (0.44%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.64%) .NET
2 11 (2.40%) Velocity
3 9 (1.97%) HTML
4 7 (1.53%) CSS
5 5 (1.09%) .NET Framework
5 5 (1.09%) React
6 4 (0.87%) J2EE
6 4 (0.87%) jQuery
7 3 (0.66%) HTML5
8 2 (0.44%) Ajax
8 2 (0.44%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.44%) Apache Flex
8 2 (0.44%) Grails
8 2 (0.44%) Middleware
8 2 (0.44%) Node.js
8 2 (0.44%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.22%) CGI
9 1 (0.22%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.22%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (0.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (8.30%) Fintech
2 38 (8.30%) User Experience
3 15 (3.28%) Computer Science
3 15 (3.28%) PMI
4 14 (3.06%) Fixed Income
5 13 (2.84%) Hedge funds
6 12 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.62%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.09%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.09%) FMCG
7 5 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (0.87%) Data Centre
8 4 (0.87%) Reinsurance
9 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.44%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.44%) NHS
10 2 (0.44%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.53%) Apple iOS
2 4 (0.87%) Android
3 2 (0.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 458 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 256 (55.90%) Project Management
3 252 (55.02%) Scrum
4 113 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 98 (21.40%) SDLC
6 77 (16.81%) PRINCE2
7 70 (15.28%) Waterfall
8 58 (12.66%) Coaching
9 55 (12.01%) Kanban
10 50 (10.92%) Software Delivery
11 49 (10.70%) Mentoring
12 48 (10.48%) Agile Project Management
13 39 (8.52%) Continuous Improvement
14 32 (6.99%) E-Commerce
14 32 (6.99%) Problem-Solving
15 30 (6.55%) DevOps
16 24 (5.24%) Risk Management
17 23 (5.02%) Business Transformation
17 23 (5.02%) Project Planning
18 22 (4.80%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.42%) Java
2 14 (3.06%) C#
2 14 (3.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.75%) SQL
4 7 (1.53%) Python
5 6 (1.31%) PHP
6 3 (0.66%) Ruby
7 2 (0.44%) Apple Swift
7 2 (0.44%) Groovy
7 2 (0.44%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.22%) C
8 1 (0.22%) C++
8 1 (0.22%) COBOL
8 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (9.61%) Degree
2 29 (6.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 24 (5.24%) PMI Certification
4 17 (3.71%) PMP
5 8 (1.75%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.53%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.09%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.66%) APMP
10 2 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.22%) APMG
11 1 (0.22%) ISEB
11 1 (0.22%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.70%) QA
2 19 (4.15%) PMO
3 6 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.44%) GDPR
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 23 (5.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (1.53%) SAP
3 5 (1.09%) Adobe
3 5 (1.09%) Atlassian
3 5 (1.09%) CA Agile Central
3 5 (1.09%) hybris
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle
5 3 (0.66%) ServiceNow
5 3 (0.66%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.44%) Cisco
6 2 (0.44%) Citrix
6 2 (0.44%) Google
6 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.22%) IBM
7 1 (0.22%) Xamarin