Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Digital Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Digital Project Manager
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 678 700 687
Rank change year-on-year +22 -13 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 559 585 723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.31% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.32% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 511 521 608
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

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 171362 183209 211285
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 137432 153366 175465
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%

Digital Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Digital Project Manager in the UK

Digital Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Digital Project Manager in the UK

Digital Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Digital Project Manager in the UK

Digital Project Manager
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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 +20 545 £50,000 - 24
London -28 292 £60,000 +9.09% 12
UK excluding London +71 265 £45,000 +4.65% 13
South East +42 110 £45,000 -8.16% 3
North of England +36 65 £42,500 - 5
Midlands +23 40 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North West +5 40 £42,500 -5.55% 3
East of England +21 30 £52,500 +16.67%
West Midlands +15 29 £42,500 +51.79% 2
Yorkshire +35 21 £31,250 -26.47% 2
South West -25 12 £70,000 +86.67% 1
East Midlands +39 11 £70,000 +16.67% 1
Scotland -16 7 £50,000 +29.87% 1
North East +13 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Wales +18 1 £37,500 +7.14%

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Digital 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 Digital Project Manager in the job title.

1 370 (66.19%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (50.63%) Project Management
3 138 (24.69%) Scrum
4 131 (23.43%) E-Commerce
5 125 (22.36%) Finance
5 125 (22.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 113 (20.21%) PRINCE2
7 108 (19.32%) Marketing
8 90 (16.10%) Retail
9 78 (13.95%) Waterfall
10 76 (13.60%) JIRA
11 70 (12.52%) User Experience
12 69 (12.34%) Mobile App
13 60 (10.73%) Web Development
13 60 (10.73%) CMS
14 56 (10.02%) CRM
15 51 (9.12%) HTML
16 45 (8.05%) QA
17 44 (7.87%) Social Media
18 43 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 41 (7.33%) Android
20 39 (6.98%) User Stories
21 38 (6.80%) WordPress
21 38 (6.80%) Apple iOS
22 36 (6.44%) Banking
23 35 (6.26%) Digital Marketing
24 33 (5.90%) SDLC
25 29 (5.19%) Microsoft
26 28 (5.01%) Degree
27 25 (4.47%) Basecamp

Digital 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 60 (10.73%) CMS
2 38 (6.80%) WordPress
3 19 (3.40%) Confluence
4 18 (3.22%) Drupal
5 11 (1.97%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (1.43%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 5 (0.89%) Liferay
9 2 (0.36%) Kentico
9 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.18%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (4.11%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (4.29%) Magento
2 7 (1.25%) Shopify
3 6 (1.07%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.47%) Basecamp
2 23 (4.11%) Trello
3 11 (1.97%) SaaS
4 9 (1.61%) Slack
5 7 (1.25%) GitHub
6 5 (0.89%) Google Drive
7 4 (0.72%) AdWords
8 3 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.36%) Dropbox
10 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.04%) Internet
2 8 (1.43%) Firewall
3 2 (0.36%) Skype
4 1 (0.18%) Extranet
4 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.07%) Big Data
2 4 (0.72%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.18%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 76 (13.60%) JIRA
2 8 (1.43%) JIRA Agile
3 4 (0.72%) TestRail
4 3 (0.54%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 125 (22.36%) Finance
2 108 (19.32%) Marketing
3 90 (16.10%) Retail
4 36 (6.44%) Banking
5 24 (4.29%) Advertising
6 19 (3.40%) Automotive
7 18 (3.22%) Games
8 13 (2.33%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.97%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.25%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.07%) Front Office
12 5 (0.89%) Electronics
13 4 (0.72%) Publishing
14 3 (0.54%) French Language
15 2 (0.36%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.36%) Law
15 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.18%) Back Office
16 1 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.12%) HTML
2 19 (3.40%) CSS
3 17 (3.04%) .NET
3 17 (3.04%) HTML5
4 15 (2.68%) JSON
4 15 (2.68%) RESTful
5 9 (1.61%) Middleware
6 6 (1.07%) .NET Framework
7 4 (0.72%) Web Services
8 2 (0.36%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.36%) React
8 2 (0.36%) XML
9 1 (0.18%) CGI
9 1 (0.18%) J2EE
9 1 (0.18%) LAMP
9 1 (0.18%) Laravel
9 1 (0.18%) LESS
9 1 (0.18%) REST
9 1 (0.18%) Sass
9 1 (0.18%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.52%) User Experience
2 69 (12.34%) Mobile App
3 44 (7.87%) Social Media
4 15 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.50%) Digital Media
6 13 (2.33%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.61%) Tandem
8 8 (1.43%) Augmented Reality
8 8 (1.43%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
10 6 (1.07%) FMCG
10 6 (1.07%) Robotics
11 4 (0.72%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.54%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.54%) New Media
13 2 (0.36%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.36%) PMI
13 2 (0.36%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 41 (7.33%) Android
2 38 (6.80%) Apple iOS
3 9 (1.61%) Unix
4 3 (0.54%) Linux
5 1 (0.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 370 (66.19%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (50.63%) Project Management
3 138 (24.69%) Scrum
4 131 (23.43%) E-Commerce
5 125 (22.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 113 (20.21%) PRINCE2
7 78 (13.95%) Waterfall
8 60 (10.73%) Web Development
9 56 (10.02%) CRM
10 43 (7.69%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 39 (6.98%) User Stories
12 35 (6.26%) Digital Marketing
13 33 (5.90%) SDLC
14 25 (4.47%) Resource Management
15 24 (4.29%) Agile Project Management
15 24 (4.29%) Coaching
16 21 (3.76%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (3.76%) Software Delivery
17 20 (3.58%) Mobile Application Development
17 20 (3.58%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 22 (3.94%) Java
1 22 (3.94%) JavaScript
2 15 (2.68%) PHP
3 6 (1.07%) C
4 2 (0.36%) Objective-C
4 2 (0.36%) Ruby
4 2 (0.36%) SQL
5 1 (0.18%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.18%) C#
5 1 (0.18%) Perl
5 1 (0.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (5.01%) Degree
2 17 (3.04%) APMP
3 16 (2.86%) PMP
4 7 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.89%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.72%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.72%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.54%) ISEB
8 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (8.05%) QA
2 10 (1.79%) PMO
3 6 (1.07%) PSD2
4 1 (0.18%) SLA
Vendors
1 29 (5.19%) Microsoft
2 21 (3.76%) Google
3 13 (2.33%) Adobe
3 13 (2.33%) Sitecore
4 9 (1.61%) Twitter
5 8 (1.43%) hybris
6 7 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.07%) Progress
8 5 (0.89%) Oracle
9 4 (0.72%) Apple
9 4 (0.72%) Capita
10 2 (0.36%) SAP
11 1 (0.18%) HP
11 1 (0.18%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.18%) Marketo
11 1 (0.18%) Pardot
11 1 (0.18%) Tableau
11 1 (0.18%) WooCommerce
11 1 (0.18%) Xamarin