The median annual salary for a Business Project Manager was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

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

Business Project Manager
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 825 804 782
Rank change year-on-year -21 -22  
Permanent jobs requiring a Business Project Manager 55 164 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.16% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 40 144 185
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,350 £38,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £59,750 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.63% +15.78%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83969 99568 107222
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.30% 96.34% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69775 83625 87443
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Business Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Business Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Business Project Manager in the UK

Business Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Business Project Manager in the UK

Business Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Business Project Manager over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Business Project Manager in the UK

Business Project Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Business Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 51 £62,500 +13.63% 15
London -11 19 £75,000 +15.38% 10
South East +66 11 £59,875 +19.75% 1
East of England +11 9 £44,500 -11.00%
City of London +32 8 £71,250 +1.78% 2
West Sussex +19 6 £59,875 -
Hertfordshire +20 5 £67,500 -10.00%
Yorkshire +13 5 £55,000 +22.22%
Crawley - 5 £59,750 -
South West +20 4 £62,500 +66.66%
Kent - 4 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire +22 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Wiltshire +18 3 £62,500 +38.88%
East Midlands +20 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Norfolk - 2 £41,000 -
Dartford - 2 £70,000 -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Scarborough - 2 - -
Norwich - 2 £41,000 -
Northampton - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Hatfield - 2 - -
Bedfordshire +21 1 - -
Oxfordshire +12 1 £57,500 +9.52%
Luton +12 1 - -
Leeds +10 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Cheshire -10 1 £36,500 -33.63%

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Business 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 Business Project Manager in the job title.

1 92 (66.67%) Project Management
2 41 (29.71%) Finance
3 37 (26.81%) Business Analysis
4 36 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (26.09%) PRINCE2
5 27 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (18.84%) Business Transformation
7 25 (18.12%) Change Management
8 22 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
10 18 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (11.59%) Banking
12 15 (10.87%) QA
13 14 (10.14%) Programme Management
13 14 (10.14%) Scrum
13 14 (10.14%) Manufacturing
13 14 (10.14%) ERP
13 14 (10.14%) SAP
13 14 (10.14%) PMI Certification
13 14 (10.14%) People Management
14 13 (9.42%) PMP
15 11 (7.97%) Process Management
15 11 (7.97%) Workflow
15 11 (7.97%) Risk Management
15 11 (7.97%) Degree
15 11 (7.97%) Big Data
15 11 (7.97%) FMCG
15 11 (7.97%) Coaching
16 10 (7.25%) Time Management
16 10 (7.25%) Waterfall

Business 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 (3.62%) Apache
1 5 (3.62%) Confluence
2 2 (1.45%) CMS
2 2 (1.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (5.80%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (5.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.45%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) Skype
2 1 (0.72%) Intranet
2 1 (0.72%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.97%) Big Data
2 9 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (5.80%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.35%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.45%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.72%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.72%) QlikView
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 41 (29.71%) Finance
2 16 (11.59%) Banking
3 14 (10.14%) Manufacturing
4 9 (6.52%) Retail
5 7 (5.07%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.90%) Marketing
7 3 (2.17%) Back Office
7 3 (2.17%) French Language
7 3 (2.17%) Legal
7 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.45%) Electronics
9 1 (0.72%) Advertising
9 1 (0.72%) Billing
9 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.72%) Front Office
9 1 (0.72%) Games
9 1 (0.72%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) .NET
2 2 (1.45%) Middleware
3 1 (0.72%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.97%) FMCG
3 8 (5.80%) Equities
4 5 (3.62%) Fixed Income
4 5 (3.62%) PMI
5 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.45%) Derivative
6 2 (1.45%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.45%) Hedge funds
6 2 (1.45%) Tandem
7 1 (0.72%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.72%) Contract for Difference
7 1 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.72%) Linux
1 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (66.67%) Project Management
2 37 (26.81%) Business Analysis
3 36 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 36 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (18.84%) Business Transformation
6 25 (18.12%) Change Management
7 22 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (10.14%) ERP
8 14 (10.14%) People Management
8 14 (10.14%) Programme Management
8 14 (10.14%) Scrum
9 11 (7.97%) Coaching
9 11 (7.97%) Process Management
9 11 (7.97%) Risk Management
9 11 (7.97%) Workflow
10 10 (7.25%) Logistics
10 10 (7.25%) Time Management
10 10 (7.25%) Waterfall
10 10 (7.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.07%) SQL
2 3 (2.17%) Python
2 3 (2.17%) R
3 2 (1.45%) C++
4 1 (0.72%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (10.14%) PMI Certification
2 13 (9.42%) PMP
3 11 (7.97%) Degree
4 5 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.45%) CBAP
5 2 (1.45%) IIBA
5 2 (1.45%) ISEB
5 2 (1.45%) MBA
5 2 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) PMO
2 2 (1.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) MiFID
Vendors
1 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.14%) SAP
3 5 (3.62%) Oracle
4 4 (2.90%) Atlassian
4 4 (2.90%) Netezza
5 2 (1.45%) Planview
5 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.72%) Calypso
6 1 (0.72%) Cognos
6 1 (0.72%) FNZ
6 1 (0.72%) Google
6 1 (0.72%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.72%) IBM
6 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.72%) Murex
6 1 (0.72%) Progress
6 1 (0.72%) Teradata
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