The median annual salary for a Development Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager - Development
UK
Rank 719 770 694
Rank change year-on-year +51 -76  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 145 179 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 137 149 223
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

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 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Development Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Development Project Manager in the UK

Development 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 Development Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +64 145 £55,000 +4.76% 14
South East +61 32 £47,000 -10.47% 5
London +46 32 £55,000 -8.33% 3
South West +46 23 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands +21 21 £60,000 +9.09%
Bristol +20 20 £57,500 +43.75%
East of England +39 16 £60,000 +41.17% 2
Coventry +8 11 £62,500 +13.63%
Hampshire +26 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Peterborough - 9 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 9 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +5 8 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Surrey +35 7 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Leeds +21 7 £55,000 +43.79% 2
West Yorkshire +19 7 £55,000 +22.22% 2
North West -8 7 £36,000 -2.70% 1
Berkshire +40 6 £47,500 -26.92% 1
Hertfordshire +26 6 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Merseyside - 6 £36,000 - 1
Liverpool - 6 £36,000 - 1
East Grinstead +21 5 £45,000 -
West Sussex +9 5 £45,000 +16.12%
Bracknell - 5 £47,500 -
Farnborough - 5 £42,500 -
East Midlands +6 4 £72,500 +45.00%
Potters Bar - 4 £47,500 -
City of London +46 3 £45,000 -14.28%
Warwickshire +30 3 £55,000 +22.22%
Staffordshire +11 3 £60,000 +71.42%
Beckenham - 3 £54,000 -

Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 148 (62.18%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (60.08%) Project Management
3 87 (36.55%) Finance
4 72 (30.25%) Scrum
5 70 (29.41%) SDLC
6 66 (27.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 60 (25.21%) PRINCE2
8 46 (19.33%) Java
9 36 (15.13%) Project Governance
10 33 (13.87%) .NET
11 32 (13.45%) SQL
12 31 (13.03%) QA
12 31 (13.03%) CRM
13 30 (12.61%) HTML
14 29 (12.18%) JavaScript
14 29 (12.18%) Banking
14 29 (12.18%) Retail
15 26 (10.92%) Telecoms
15 26 (10.92%) E-Commerce
15 26 (10.92%) MS Excel
16 25 (10.50%) Microsoft
17 23 (9.66%) OO
17 23 (9.66%) JIRA
18 22 (9.24%) DevOps
19 21 (8.82%) Line Management
19 21 (8.82%) Big Data
20 20 (8.40%) C#
21 19 (7.98%) People Management
21 19 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
22 18 (7.56%) Waterfall

Development Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (0.84%) Confluence
4 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 26 (10.92%) MS Excel
2 17 (7.14%) MS Project
3 4 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.26%) MS Office
4 3 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.52%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.26%) SaaS
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (1.68%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (1.68%) Firewall
2 4 (1.68%) HTTP
2 4 (1.68%) SSL
2 4 (1.68%) VPN
2 4 (1.68%) Wireless
3 2 (0.84%) CTI
3 2 (0.84%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.82%) Big Data
2 6 (2.52%) NoSQL
2 6 (2.52%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.26%) Riak
4 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (9.66%) JIRA
2 8 (3.36%) JIRA Agile
3 7 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Blend
5 5 (2.10%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.84%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.42%) Phabricator
7 1 (0.42%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.42%) Vagrant
General
1 87 (36.55%) Finance
2 29 (12.18%) Banking
2 29 (12.18%) Retail
3 26 (10.92%) Telecoms
4 11 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 11 (4.62%) Marketing
5 5 (2.10%) Billing
5 5 (2.10%) Games
6 3 (1.26%) Back Office
6 3 (1.26%) Electronics
6 3 (1.26%) French Language
6 3 (1.26%) German Language
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Front Office
7 2 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.84%) Publishing
8 1 (0.42%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) Law
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.87%) .NET
2 30 (12.61%) HTML
3 18 (7.56%) CSS
4 15 (6.30%) jQuery
4 15 (6.30%) Velocity
5 13 (5.46%) HTML5
6 10 (4.20%) REST
7 8 (3.36%) XML
8 7 (2.94%) CGI
9 6 (2.52%) JSON
9 6 (2.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (2.52%) WinForms
9 6 (2.52%) WPF
10 4 (1.68%) ASP.NET
11 3 (1.26%) .NET Framework
11 3 (1.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.84%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.84%) CSS3
12 2 (0.84%) Java EE
12 2 (0.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.30%) Management Information System
2 13 (5.46%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.20%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (3.36%) PMI
5 7 (2.94%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.68%) User Experience
7 3 (1.26%) NHS
7 3 (1.26%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.84%) BBC
8 2 (0.84%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.84%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.84%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.84%) IVR
8 2 (0.84%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.42%) AS400
9 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.42%) Contactless
9 1 (0.42%) Fintech
9 1 (0.42%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.94%) Unix
2 2 (0.84%) Android
2 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.42%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (62.18%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (60.08%) Project Management
3 72 (30.25%) Scrum
4 70 (29.41%) SDLC
5 66 (27.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 60 (25.21%) PRINCE2
7 36 (15.13%) Project Governance
8 31 (13.03%) CRM
9 26 (10.92%) E-Commerce
10 23 (9.66%) OO
11 22 (9.24%) DevOps
12 21 (8.82%) Line Management
13 19 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (7.98%) People Management
14 18 (7.56%) TDD
14 18 (7.56%) Waterfall
15 17 (7.14%) Project Planning
16 15 (6.30%) Web Development
17 14 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
17 14 (5.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.33%) Java
2 32 (13.45%) SQL
3 29 (12.18%) JavaScript
4 20 (8.40%) C#
5 7 (2.94%) Perl
6 6 (2.52%) PHP
6 6 (2.52%) VB
6 6 (2.52%) XAML
7 3 (1.26%) Scala
8 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.42%) RPG
Qualifications
1 13 (5.46%) Degree
1 13 (5.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (3.36%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.52%) PMP
5 4 (1.68%) APMP
5 4 (1.68%) CCNA
5 4 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (13.03%) QA
2 4 (1.68%) PMO
3 3 (1.26%) MiFID
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) KVM
2 1 (0.42%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 4 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.42%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (10.50%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.36%) Oracle
3 7 (2.94%) Google
4 6 (2.52%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.68%) CheckPoint
5 4 (1.68%) Cisco
5 4 (1.68%) Juniper
5 4 (1.68%) SAP
5 4 (1.68%) VMware
6 3 (1.26%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.84%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Health, Pension, Free Breakfast
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Extensive Training & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Estio Technology Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Middlesex
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Salt
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Ringwood
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago