The median annual salary for a Development Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 750 757 747
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Development Project Manager 133 166 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 116 157 202
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +26 132 £55,000 - 9
London -20 31 £60,000 - 3
South East +46 25 £45,000 -6.73% 2
South West +25 22 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Yorkshire +18 16 £55,000 +37.50%
West Midlands -4 16 £52,500 -4.54%
East of England +5 13 £57,500 +24.32%
West Yorkshire +25 12 £55,000 +51.72%
Surrey +31 11 £45,000 +9.09%
Bristol -9 11 £42,500 -8.10%
Leeds +18 10 £55,000 +69.23%
City of London +22 7 £45,000 -26.53% 1
Coventry -20 7 £62,500 +13.63%
Berkshire +32 5 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Midlands +19 5 £75,000 +30.43% 1
Birmingham +12 5 £47,500 +35.71%
Nottinghamshire +8 5 £75,000 +62.16% 1
Nottingham +7 5 £75,000 +62.16% 1
Walton-on-Thames - 5 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £65,000 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire +18 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Gloucestershire 0 4 £50,000 -9.09%
Sheffield - 4 £60,000 -
Oxford - 4 £52,500 -
Watford - 4 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 -
Wiltshire - 4 £60,000 -
Suffolk +2 3 £57,500 +35.29%
North West -39 3 £36,000 +2.85% 2

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 195 (71.17%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (60.58%) Project Management
3 98 (35.77%) Finance
4 90 (32.85%) Scrum
5 83 (30.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 81 (29.56%) PRINCE2
7 64 (23.36%) SDLC
8 52 (18.98%) Java
9 46 (16.79%) .NET
10 44 (16.06%) QA
11 37 (13.50%) Project Governance
12 34 (12.41%) CRM
13 33 (12.04%) JavaScript
14 32 (11.68%) Coaching
15 29 (10.58%) C#
15 29 (10.58%) SQL
16 28 (10.22%) E-Commerce
16 28 (10.22%) Retail
17 26 (9.49%) Greenfield Project
17 26 (9.49%) Banking
17 26 (9.49%) JIRA
18 25 (9.12%) DevOps
18 25 (9.12%) Waterfall
19 24 (8.76%) Microsoft
20 23 (8.39%) Big Data
21 22 (8.03%) Degree
22 20 (7.30%) Line Management
22 20 (7.30%) HTML
23 19 (6.93%) Telecoms
24 18 (6.57%) SQL Server

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 (2.19%) Confluence
2 5 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.46%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.36%) JBoss
Applications
1 18 (6.57%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (2.55%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.46%) Internet
1 4 (1.46%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.73%) CTI
3 1 (0.36%) Intranet
3 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.39%) Big Data
2 18 (6.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.55%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.09%) Couchbase
4 3 (1.09%) Riak
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (9.49%) JIRA
2 9 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.82%) JIRA Agile
3 5 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.73%) VersionOne
General
1 98 (35.77%) Finance
2 28 (10.22%) Retail
3 26 (9.49%) Banking
4 19 (6.93%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.65%) Marketing
6 7 (2.55%) Billing
7 6 (2.19%) Games
7 6 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.82%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.82%) Automotive
9 4 (1.46%) Legal
10 3 (1.09%) Electronics
11 2 (0.73%) Advertising
12 1 (0.36%) Back Office
12 1 (0.36%) French Language
12 1 (0.36%) German Language
12 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (16.79%) .NET
2 20 (7.30%) HTML
3 11 (4.01%) Velocity
4 10 (3.65%) CSS
5 9 (3.28%) jQuery
6 6 (2.19%) HTML5
6 6 (2.19%) WinForms
7 4 (1.46%) CGI
8 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET
8 3 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (1.09%) React
9 2 (0.73%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.73%) Java EE
9 2 (0.73%) Web Services
10 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.36%) CSS3
10 1 (0.36%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.49%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.01%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 9 (3.28%) User Experience
5 8 (2.92%) PMI
6 6 (2.19%) NHS
6 6 (2.19%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.46%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.46%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.09%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.09%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.73%) BBC
9 2 (0.73%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.73%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.73%) Fintech
9 2 (0.73%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.73%) IVR
9 2 (0.73%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.84%) Windows
2 9 (3.28%) Unix
3 5 (1.82%) Linux
3 5 (1.82%) Solaris
4 4 (1.46%) Android
4 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (71.17%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (60.58%) Project Management
3 90 (32.85%) Scrum
4 83 (30.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 81 (29.56%) PRINCE2
6 64 (23.36%) SDLC
7 37 (13.50%) Project Governance
8 34 (12.41%) CRM
9 32 (11.68%) Coaching
10 28 (10.22%) E-Commerce
11 25 (9.12%) DevOps
11 25 (9.12%) Waterfall
12 20 (7.30%) Line Management
13 18 (6.57%) Kanban
13 18 (6.57%) People Management
14 17 (6.20%) OO
15 16 (5.84%) Agile Project Management
15 16 (5.84%) Continuous Improvement
16 15 (5.47%) Change Management
16 15 (5.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (18.98%) Java
2 33 (12.04%) JavaScript
3 29 (10.58%) C#
3 29 (10.58%) SQL
4 9 (3.28%) C++
4 9 (3.28%) Perl
4 9 (3.28%) PHP
5 8 (2.92%) VB
6 6 (2.19%) VBScript
7 5 (1.82%) C
7 5 (1.82%) Embedded C
7 5 (1.82%) Embedded C++
7 5 (1.82%) Python
7 5 (1.82%) Ruby
8 4 (1.46%) Scala
9 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (8.03%) Degree
2 17 (6.20%) PMI Certification
3 16 (5.84%) PMP
3 16 (5.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 14 (5.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.82%) APMG
6 3 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.73%) APMP
8 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.36%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (16.06%) QA
2 4 (1.46%) PMO
3 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 24 (8.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.92%) Oracle
3 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
3 5 (1.82%) SAP
4 4 (1.46%) CA
4 4 (1.46%) Lotus
5 3 (1.09%) Concur
6 2 (0.73%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (0.73%) IBM
7 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
Wokingham, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Genius
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary with additional variable bonus based on KPIs
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Experian
Salary: Competitive + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Nottingham
Experian
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago