Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Business Change Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 993 1060 972
Rank change year-on-year +67 -88 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Change Project Manager 142 166 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.090% 0.093% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.096% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 118 153 233
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,250 £41,700
90th Percentile £77,500 £89,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 151,510 172,360 178,969
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.05% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 121,415 138,723 149,394
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
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% - +3.03%

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 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Business Change Project Manager in the UK

Business Change Project Manager
Top 14 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 15 December 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 +45 135 £55,000 - 4
UK excluding London +33 78 £50,000 - 5
London +50 64 £60,000 -25.00%
South East +24 21 £55,000 +29.41%
North of England +9 18 £50,000 -4.76%
East of England +37 13 £57,480 +9.49%
Midlands +33 11 £45,000 - 4
West Midlands +43 10 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Yorkshire +26 9 £50,000 -4.76%
North West +19 9 £47,500 -20.83%
South West +5 8 £47,500 -9.52%
Scotland +10 6 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +16 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Wales +2 1 £40,000 -9.19%

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 92 (64.79%) Project Management
2 74 (52.11%) PRINCE2
3 59 (41.55%) Finance
4 57 (40.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (18.31%) Waterfall
7 23 (16.20%) Change Management
8 20 (14.08%) Security Cleared
9 19 (13.38%) PMP
10 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Project
11 15 (10.56%) SC Cleared
12 14 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 14 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 14 (9.86%) Risk Management
13 13 (9.15%) Banking
13 13 (9.15%) Target Operating Model
13 13 (9.15%) Business Analysis
14 12 (8.45%) DV Cleared
14 12 (8.45%) Investment Management
14 12 (8.45%) JIRA
14 12 (8.45%) Coaching
14 12 (8.45%) Advertising
15 11 (7.75%) C
15 11 (7.75%) Performance Improvement
15 11 (7.75%) Change Control
16 10 (7.04%) Project Planning
16 10 (7.04%) PMI Certification
16 10 (7.04%) Decision-Making
17 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification

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 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (12.68%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Firewall
1 1 (0.70%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (8.45%) JIRA
General
1 59 (41.55%) Finance
2 13 (9.15%) Banking
3 12 (8.45%) Advertising
4 3 (2.11%) Retail
4 3 (2.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.70%) Front Office
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Military
6 1 (0.70%) Private Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.93%) PMI
3 1 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (64.79%) Project Management
2 74 (52.11%) PRINCE2
3 57 (40.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (30.99%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (18.31%) Waterfall
6 23 (16.20%) Change Management
7 14 (9.86%) Risk Management
7 14 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 13 (9.15%) Business Analysis
8 13 (9.15%) Target Operating Model
9 12 (8.45%) Coaching
9 12 (8.45%) Investment Management
10 11 (7.75%) Change Control
10 11 (7.75%) Performance Improvement
11 10 (7.04%) Decision-Making
11 10 (7.04%) Project Planning
12 7 (4.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (4.93%) Line Management
12 7 (4.93%) Portfolio Management
13 6 (4.23%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.75%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (14.08%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.38%) PMP
3 15 (10.56%) SC Cleared
4 14 (9.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (8.45%) DV Cleared
6 10 (7.04%) PMI Certification
7 8 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (4.23%) Degree
9 5 (3.52%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (3.52%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.70%) APMG
10 1 (0.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) PMO
2 1 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (4.93%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.70%) CheckPoint
2 1 (0.70%) Cisco
2 1 (0.70%) Citrix
2 1 (0.70%) Progress
2 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com