Period
to 17 October 2019

The median annual salary for a Digital Project Manager was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 794 781 686
Rank change year-on-year -13 -95 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 279 407 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 230 365 529
UK median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £68,726 £76,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 131,250 157,771 168,081
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.66% 95.93% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 104,620 127,104 134,629
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Digital Project Manager in the UK

Digital 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 Digital Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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 0 273 £52,500 +5.00% 69
London +52 159 £52,500 -4.55% 23
UK excluding London -8 116 £50,000 +11.11% 51
South East -11 50 £47,500 +5.56% 12
North of England +26 36 £52,541 +23.63% 11
North West +37 16 £54,958 +25.62% 5
Yorkshire 0 14 £50,000 +17.65% 5
East of England +48 9 £42,500 -5.56% 4
South West +7 9 £35,000 -22.22% 14
West Midlands +6 7 £50,000 - 4
Midlands 0 7 £50,000 +5.26% 5
North East +13 6 £52,638 +28.38% 1
Scotland +19 5 £42,500 -17.07% 4

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, Digital Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Digital Project Manager in the job title.

1 174 (62.37%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (53.05%) Project Management
3 78 (27.96%) Marketing
4 65 (23.30%) Finance
5 60 (21.51%) CMS
6 57 (20.43%) Scrum
6 57 (20.43%) User Experience
7 56 (20.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 52 (18.64%) JIRA
9 48 (17.20%) Project Delivery
10 47 (16.85%) E-Commerce
11 41 (14.70%) Mobile App
12 40 (14.34%) Retail
13 38 (13.62%) Problem-Solving
14 37 (13.26%) Microsoft
14 37 (13.26%) Waterfall
15 32 (11.47%) Content Management
16 28 (10.04%) PRINCE2
17 27 (9.68%) HTML
18 26 (9.32%) CRM
18 26 (9.32%) Web Development
19 25 (8.96%) WordPress
19 25 (8.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
20 23 (8.24%) Degree
20 23 (8.24%) Digital Marketing
20 23 (8.24%) Advertising
21 22 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
22 21 (7.53%) B2B
22 21 (7.53%) Analytics
23 20 (7.17%) Social Media

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 (21.51%) CMS
2 25 (8.96%) WordPress
3 15 (5.38%) Confluence
3 15 (5.38%) Drupal
3 15 (5.38%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.87%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (2.51%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.72%) Alfresco
8 2 (0.72%) Documentum
8 2 (0.72%) FileNet
8 2 (0.72%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.72%) OnBase
9 1 (0.36%) Podio
Applications
1 22 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (4.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (3.58%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.79%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.43%) InVision
Business Applications
1 10 (3.58%) Magento
2 2 (0.72%) Shopify
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.38%) Trello
2 9 (3.23%) Azure
3 8 (2.87%) Office 365
4 6 (2.15%) AWS
5 5 (1.79%) Basecamp
5 5 (1.79%) MailChimp
6 4 (1.43%) Smartsheet
7 3 (1.08%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.08%) SaaS
7 3 (1.08%) Slack
8 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.36%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.23%) Intranet
2 8 (2.87%) Internet
2 8 (2.87%) Skype
3 4 (1.43%) Extranet
4 1 (0.36%) MPLS
4 1 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.08%) MySQL
3 2 (0.72%) Big Data
4 1 (0.36%) ActiveReports
4 1 (0.36%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 52 (18.64%) JIRA
2 4 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.08%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.72%) Redmine
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 78 (27.96%) Marketing
2 65 (23.30%) Finance
3 40 (14.34%) Retail
4 23 (8.24%) Advertising
5 15 (5.38%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.51%) Banking
6 7 (2.51%) Legal
7 6 (2.15%) Electronics
7 6 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
8 5 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 3 (1.08%) Back Office
9 3 (1.08%) Games
9 3 (1.08%) Local Government
10 2 (0.72%) Law
10 2 (0.72%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.36%) Billing
11 1 (0.36%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.36%) French Language
11 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.68%) HTML
2 18 (6.45%) CSS
3 7 (2.51%) .NET
3 7 (2.51%) HTML5
4 6 (2.15%) JSON
5 4 (1.43%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.72%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.36%) Ajax
7 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.36%) Backbone.js
7 1 (0.36%) jQuery
7 1 (0.36%) Node.js
7 1 (0.36%) RESTful
7 1 (0.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (20.43%) User Experience
2 41 (14.70%) Mobile App
3 20 (7.17%) Social Media
4 17 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.30%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (3.23%) e-Learning
7 7 (2.51%) BBC
8 5 (1.79%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.79%) Learning Management System
8 5 (1.79%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.43%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.08%) Blog
11 2 (0.72%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.72%) Media Streaming
11 2 (0.72%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.72%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
11 2 (0.72%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.36%) Fibre Optics
12 1 (0.36%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.66%) Android
1 13 (4.66%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.43%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (62.37%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (53.05%) Project Management
3 57 (20.43%) Scrum
4 56 (20.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (17.20%) Project Delivery
6 47 (16.85%) E-Commerce
7 38 (13.62%) Problem-Solving
8 37 (13.26%) Waterfall
9 32 (11.47%) Content Management
10 28 (10.04%) PRINCE2
11 26 (9.32%) CRM
11 26 (9.32%) Web Development
12 25 (8.96%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 23 (8.24%) Digital Marketing
14 21 (7.53%) Analytics
14 21 (7.53%) B2B
15 18 (6.45%) Agile Project Management
15 18 (6.45%) Mentoring
16 17 (6.09%) Risk Management
16 17 (6.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (3.94%) PHP
2 6 (2.15%) C#
3 4 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.72%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.36%) C
5 1 (0.36%) Java
5 1 (0.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (8.24%) Degree
2 9 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 9 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.43%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.43%) PMP
4 3 (1.08%) APMP
4 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.36%) CAPM
5 1 (0.36%) CBAP
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB
5 1 (0.36%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.38%) QA
2 7 (2.51%) PMO
3 1 (0.36%) GDPR
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.36%) PSD2
3 1 (0.36%) WAI
3 1 (0.36%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.72%) IAG
Vendors
1 37 (13.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.58%) Adobe
2 10 (3.58%) Sitecore
3 9 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (2.15%) Google
5 5 (1.79%) Sony
6 4 (1.43%) DoubleClick
6 4 (1.43%) Oracle
7 3 (1.08%) SAP
8 2 (0.72%) Hyland
8 2 (0.72%) IBM
8 2 (0.72%) OpenText
8 2 (0.72%) Xero
9 1 (0.36%) hybris
9 1 (0.36%) MuleSoft
9 1 (0.36%) UiPath
9 1 (0.36%) Zuora