Period
to 20 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Change Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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

Project Manager - Business Change
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1022 1088 931
Rank change year-on-year +66 -157 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Change Project Manager 135 114 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.064% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.067% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 115 105 309
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £41,850
90th Percentile £76,250 £88,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +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 160,631 169,827 188,471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 96.00% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 129,444 136,110 158,415
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +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%

Business Change Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Business Change Project Manager in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Change Project Manager in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Change Project Manager over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Change Project Manager in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Change Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 20 September 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 +58 135 £55,000 +4.76% 7
London +80 68 £58,750 -21.67% 5
UK excluding London +21 67 £50,000 +5.26% 3
North of England +22 20 £50,000 +2.56% 1
South East +5 19 £52,500 +10.53%
East of England +14 15 £57,480 +9.49%
Yorkshire +30 10 £50,000 +6.95% 1
North West +18 10 £50,000 -4.76%
Midlands +8 10 £46,250 +2.78% 1
West Midlands +24 7 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East Midlands +5 3 £47,500 -
South West -2 3 £47,500 -11.63%

Business Change Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Business Change 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 Business Change Project Manager in the job title.

1 94 (69.63%) Project Management
2 72 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 66 (48.89%) Finance
4 46 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (32.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 26 (19.26%) Waterfall
7 23 (17.04%) Microsoft Project
8 20 (14.81%) Change Management
9 17 (12.59%) PMP
10 16 (11.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 13 (9.63%) Investment Management
11 13 (9.63%) Risk Management
12 12 (8.89%) PMI Certification
12 12 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (8.89%) Decision-Making
13 11 (8.15%) Security Cleared
13 11 (8.15%) JIRA
13 11 (8.15%) Business Analysis
13 11 (8.15%) Advertising
14 10 (7.41%) PMI
14 10 (7.41%) C
14 10 (7.41%) Matrix Management
14 10 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (7.41%) Business Transformation
14 10 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
15 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
15 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
16 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Office

Business Change 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 1 (0.74%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (17.04%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (2.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.48%) Firewall
2 1 (0.74%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (8.15%) JIRA
General
1 66 (48.89%) Finance
2 11 (8.15%) Advertising
3 6 (4.44%) Banking
4 5 (3.70%) Back Office
4 5 (3.70%) Front Office
5 4 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.22%) Retail
7 2 (1.48%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Legal
8 1 (0.74%) Marketing
8 1 (0.74%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) PMI
2 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.44%) Fixed Income
4 2 (1.48%) Derivative
5 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (69.63%) Project Management
2 72 (53.33%) PRINCE2
3 46 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (32.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (19.26%) Waterfall
6 20 (14.81%) Change Management
7 13 (9.63%) Investment Management
7 13 (9.63%) Risk Management
8 12 (8.89%) Decision-Making
8 12 (8.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 11 (8.15%) Business Analysis
10 10 (7.41%) Business Transformation
10 10 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (7.41%) Matrix Management
10 10 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
11 9 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
12 8 (5.93%) Change Control
12 8 (5.93%) Process Improvement
13 7 (5.19%) Coaching
14 6 (4.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.41%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (12.59%) PMP
2 16 (11.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (8.89%) PMI Certification
3 12 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (8.15%) Security Cleared
5 6 (4.44%) Degree
5 6 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.44%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (3.70%) CTC Cleared
7 3 (2.22%) APMG
8 1 (0.74%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.48%) Capita
2 2 (1.48%) Cisco
2 2 (1.48%) Citrix
3 1 (0.74%) Progress
3 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com