Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Development Project Manager was £59,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Project Manager - Development
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1019 1007 912
Rank change year-on-year -12 -95 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 187 236 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 161 223 345
UK median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £49,823
% change year-on-year - +10.39% -0.36%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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%

Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Development Project Manager in the UK

Development Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Development Project Manager in the UK

Development Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Development Project Manager over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Project Manager in the UK

Development 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 Development Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 -25 183 £59,500 +8.18% 8
UK excluding London -8 118 £55,000 - 6
London +5 72 £62,500 +6.38% 3
South East +35 36 £52,500 -2.33% 2
Midlands +11 25 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East of England +7 21 £62,500 +19.05%
South West +16 16 £46,250 - 1
North of England +11 16 £50,000 +5.26% 1
West Midlands -9 16 £55,000 - 1
Yorkshire +23 12 £50,000 -16.67% 1
East Midlands +39 9 £75,000 +50.00%
North West -2 4 £50,000 +42.86%
Scotland -16 4 £36,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Development 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 Development Project Manager in the job title.

1 146 (78.07%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (63.10%) Project Management
3 68 (36.36%) Finance
4 66 (35.29%) Scrum
5 61 (32.62%) PRINCE2
6 60 (32.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (28.88%) Java
8 44 (23.53%) SDLC
9 39 (20.86%) .NET
10 30 (16.04%) Microsoft
11 27 (14.44%) JIRA
12 26 (13.90%) JavaScript
12 26 (13.90%) Risk Management
13 24 (12.83%) C#
13 24 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (12.30%) Microsoft Project
14 23 (12.30%) Microsoft Office
15 22 (11.76%) Coaching
16 21 (11.23%) Retail
16 21 (11.23%) SQL
17 20 (10.70%) Kanban
18 19 (10.16%) Waterfall
19 18 (9.63%) Degree
20 17 (9.09%) Security Cleared
20 17 (9.09%) Law
20 17 (9.09%) E-Commerce
21 16 (8.56%) SC Cleared
22 15 (8.02%) Mentoring
22 15 (8.02%) Software Delivery
23 14 (7.49%) Python

Development 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 6 (3.21%) Oracle Workflow
1 6 (3.21%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.60%) Confluence
3 1 (0.53%) CMS
3 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.53%) JBoss
3 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 23 (12.30%) Microsoft Office
1 23 (12.30%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.53%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.14%) SaaS
4 2 (1.07%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) HTTP
2 1 (0.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.42%) Big Data
3 7 (3.74%) Couchbase
3 7 (3.74%) Neo4j
4 3 (1.60%) Power BI
5 1 (0.53%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.53%) GIS
5 1 (0.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (14.44%) JIRA
2 6 (3.21%) Maven
3 3 (1.60%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.53%) RStudio
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 68 (36.36%) Finance
2 21 (11.23%) Retail
3 17 (9.09%) Law
4 13 (6.95%) Banking
5 8 (4.28%) Investment Banking
6 6 (3.21%) Retail Banking
6 6 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.67%) Legal
8 3 (1.60%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.07%) Automotive
9 2 (1.07%) Marketing
9 2 (1.07%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.53%) Front Office
10 1 (0.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (20.86%) .NET
2 13 (6.95%) REST
3 9 (4.81%) XML
4 8 (4.28%) AngularJS
5 7 (3.74%) React
5 7 (3.74%) Spring Boot
6 6 (3.21%) .NET Framework
6 6 (3.21%) Spring
6 6 (3.21%) Spring MVC
7 5 (2.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (2.14%) Grails
8 4 (2.14%) HTML
9 3 (1.60%) CSS
10 2 (1.07%) Middleware
10 2 (1.07%) Velocity
11 1 (0.53%) CSS3
11 1 (0.53%) HTML5
11 1 (0.53%) Node.js
11 1 (0.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.83%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.42%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.67%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.67%) N-Tier
5 5 (2.67%) PMI
6 4 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.60%) Reinsurance
7 3 (1.60%) User Experience
7 3 (1.60%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.07%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.53%) CCTV
9 1 (0.53%) Contactless
9 1 (0.53%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.53%) Fintech
9 1 (0.53%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.53%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.28%) Windows
2 5 (2.67%) Android
3 2 (1.07%) Linux
3 2 (1.07%) Solaris
3 2 (1.07%) Unix
4 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (78.07%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (63.10%) Project Management
3 66 (35.29%) Scrum
4 61 (32.62%) PRINCE2
5 60 (32.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (23.53%) SDLC
7 26 (13.90%) Risk Management
8 22 (11.76%) Coaching
9 20 (10.70%) Kanban
10 19 (10.16%) Waterfall
11 17 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 15 (8.02%) Mentoring
12 15 (8.02%) Software Delivery
13 13 (6.95%) CRM
13 13 (6.95%) Line Management
14 12 (6.42%) Agile Project Management
14 12 (6.42%) Web Development
15 11 (5.88%) DevOps
15 11 (5.88%) People Management
16 10 (5.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (28.88%) Java
2 26 (13.90%) JavaScript
3 24 (12.83%) C#
4 21 (11.23%) SQL
5 14 (7.49%) Python
6 4 (2.14%) C
6 4 (2.14%) Groovy
6 4 (2.14%) VBScript
7 3 (1.60%) C++
8 2 (1.07%) Embedded C
8 2 (1.07%) Embedded C++
8 2 (1.07%) Perl
8 2 (1.07%) PHP
8 2 (1.07%) Ruby
9 1 (0.53%) Clojure
9 1 (0.53%) R
9 1 (0.53%) Scala
9 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.53%) VB
9 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (9.63%) Degree
2 17 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 16 (8.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.35%) APMP
5 8 (4.28%) PMI Certification
6 7 (3.74%) PMP
6 7 (3.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (3.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.07%) APMG
7 2 (1.07%) PhD
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.42%) QA
2 2 (1.07%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.53%) PMO
Vendors
1 30 (16.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.28%) Oracle
3 7 (3.74%) SAP
4 2 (1.07%) Concur
4 2 (1.07%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.53%) CA
5 1 (0.53%) Lotus
5 1 (0.53%) Sitecore