Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Applications Project Manager was £58,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Applications Project Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1080 1015 1077
Rank change year-on-year -65 +62 -159
Permanent jobs requiring an Applications Project Manager 97 207 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 81 215 215
UK median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.74% +9.52% -8.70%
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,950
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -9.09%

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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Applications Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Project Manager in the UK

Applications Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Applications Project Manager in the UK

Applications Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Applications Project Manager in the UK

Applications Project Manager
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England -87 87 £57,500 - 4
UK excluding London +35 55 £57,500 +9.52% 2
London -80 42 £60,000 +1.69% 2
South East +22 17 £60,000 +14.29% 1
Midlands +18 11 £45,000 -14.29% 1
East of England +14 11 £55,000 -8.33%
Scotland 0 10 £60,000 +17.65%
West Midlands +16 9 £40,000 -23.81% 1
South West -12 4 £60,000 +33.33%
East Midlands +33 2 £47,500 -9.52%
North of England -9 2 £45,000 -18.18%
Yorkshire +26 1 - -
North West -28 1 £45,000 -18.18%

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Applications 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 featuring Applications Project Manager in the job title.

1 58 (59.79%) Project Management
2 43 (44.33%) Finance
3 34 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (28.87%) PRINCE2
5 24 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (16.49%) Degree
7 14 (14.43%) Mobile App
8 11 (11.34%) Coaching
8 11 (11.34%) .NET
9 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (10.31%) Legal
9 10 (10.31%) Retail
10 9 (9.28%) Scrum
10 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
10 9 (9.28%) People Management
11 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (8.25%) SaaS
11 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
11 8 (8.25%) Change Management
11 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
11 8 (8.25%) Supplier Management
12 7 (7.22%) JIRA
12 7 (7.22%) Time Management
12 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
12 7 (7.22%) Data Architecture
12 7 (7.22%) ITIL
12 7 (7.22%) SQL
12 7 (7.22%) PMO
13 6 (6.19%) SDLC
13 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared

Applications 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 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) CMS
3 1 (1.03%) JBoss
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (2.06%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Extranet
2 1 (1.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) JIRA
2 2 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 43 (44.33%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Legal
2 10 (10.31%) Retail
3 6 (6.19%) Banking
3 6 (6.19%) Law
4 5 (5.15%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.09%) Marketing
6 2 (2.06%) Back Office
7 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.03%) Front Office
7 1 (1.03%) Local Government
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.34%) .NET
2 2 (2.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Mobile App
2 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.15%) User Experience
4 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.09%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.06%) Social Media
7 1 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.03%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.03%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.03%) Tandem
7 1 (1.03%) Video on Demand
7 1 (1.03%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.15%) Android
1 5 (5.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (59.79%) Project Management
2 34 (35.05%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (28.87%) PRINCE2
4 24 (24.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (11.34%) Coaching
6 10 (10.31%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.28%) People Management
7 9 (9.28%) Scrum
8 8 (8.25%) Change Management
8 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (8.25%) Supplier Management
8 8 (8.25%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.22%) Data Architecture
9 7 (7.22%) ITIL
9 7 (7.22%) Time Management
10 6 (6.19%) Resource Management
10 6 (6.19%) SDLC
11 5 (5.15%) Business Analysis
11 5 (5.15%) Collaborative Working
12 4 (4.12%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.22%) SQL
2 4 (4.12%) Java
3 3 (3.09%) C#
3 3 (3.09%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.06%) PHP
5 1 (1.03%) Python
5 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (16.49%) Degree
2 7 (7.22%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.15%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.15%) PMP
5 2 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.03%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) PMO
2 4 (4.12%) QA
3 2 (2.06%) GDPR
4 1 (1.03%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.12%) Oracle
3 2 (2.06%) Google
4 1 (1.03%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco
4 1 (1.03%) Citrix
4 1 (1.03%) IFS
4 1 (1.03%) Reuters
4 1 (1.03%) SAP