Period
to 21 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Digital Project Manager was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

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
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 776 695 716
Rank change year-on-year -81 +21 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Digital Project Manager 388 566 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 347 521 519
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% 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 156,355 173,780 182,471
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 95.97% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 125,862 139,468 152,794
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.29%

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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Digital Project Manager in the UK

Digital Project Manager
Top 14 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 21 November 2018. 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 -68 379 £50,000 - 50
UK excluding London -2 200 £45,000 - 28
London -47 185 £54,250 -9.58% 24
South East +5 94 £45,000 - 9
Midlands +24 35 £45,000 - 8
North of England -12 33 £40,000 -5.88% 5
West Midlands +31 23 £45,000 +5.88% 6
North West -9 23 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South West +20 19 £42,500 -39.29% 3
East of England +17 13 £45,000 -15.49% 1
East Midlands +3 12 £40,000 -42.86% 2
Yorkshire +21 10 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Wales +14 3 £42,500 +13.33%
Scotland +1 3 £45,000 -10.00% 2

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2018, 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.

1 235 (60.57%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (56.19%) Project Management
3 95 (24.48%) E-Commerce
4 87 (22.42%) Waterfall
5 85 (21.91%) PRINCE2
6 76 (19.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 75 (19.33%) Scrum
8 66 (17.01%) CMS
8 66 (17.01%) Marketing
9 63 (16.24%) Finance
10 44 (11.34%) Microsoft
10 44 (11.34%) JIRA
11 34 (8.76%) Retail
12 31 (7.99%) User Experience
13 29 (7.47%) Mobile App
14 28 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
14 28 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
15 27 (6.96%) Project Planning
16 26 (6.70%) PMO
17 24 (6.19%) CRM
18 23 (5.93%) Digital Marketing
18 23 (5.93%) Line Management
18 23 (5.93%) SDLC
19 22 (5.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
19 22 (5.67%) Change Control
20 21 (5.41%) QA
21 20 (5.15%) Wealth Management
21 20 (5.15%) Confluence
21 20 (5.15%) Microsoft Project
21 20 (5.15%) .NET

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 66 (17.01%) CMS
2 20 (5.15%) Confluence
3 18 (4.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.03%) WordPress
5 3 (0.77%) Drupal
6 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.26%) Liferay
7 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 28 (7.22%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (5.15%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (3.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (2.32%) MS Visio
5 7 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Magento
1 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.84%) SaaS
2 10 (2.58%) Office 365
3 6 (1.55%) Google Analytics
4 4 (1.03%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.77%) G Suite
5 3 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.77%) Trello
6 2 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
6 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.52%) Basecamp
6 2 (0.52%) PaaS
7 1 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.58%) Internet
2 4 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (0.77%) Intranet
4 2 (0.52%) Extranet
5 1 (0.26%) Skype
5 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.03%) Big Data
2 2 (0.52%) Blockchain
3 1 (0.26%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.26%) MySQL
3 1 (0.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 44 (11.34%) JIRA
2 3 (0.77%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.26%) Redmine
General
1 66 (17.01%) Marketing
2 63 (16.24%) Finance
3 34 (8.76%) Retail
4 18 (4.64%) Banking
5 12 (3.09%) Games
6 10 (2.58%) Legal
7 6 (1.55%) Law
8 5 (1.29%) Advertising
9 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Back Office
10 2 (0.52%) Electronics
10 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.52%) Publishing
11 1 (0.26%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.26%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (5.15%) .NET
2 19 (4.90%) HTML
3 7 (1.80%) CSS
4 4 (1.03%) HTML5
4 4 (1.03%) REST
4 4 (1.03%) Web Services
5 2 (0.52%) jQuery
6 1 (0.26%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.26%) J2EE
6 1 (0.26%) React
6 1 (0.26%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.99%) User Experience
2 29 (7.47%) Mobile App
3 28 (7.22%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.87%) PMI
5 13 (3.35%) Fintech
6 6 (1.55%) Social Media
7 5 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.03%) Augmented Reality
8 4 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.03%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.03%) Tandem
8 4 (1.03%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.77%) Analytical Mindset
9 3 (0.77%) Animation
9 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.77%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.52%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.52%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 11 (2.84%) Apple iOS
2 8 (2.06%) Android
3 1 (0.26%) Linux
3 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (60.57%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (56.19%) Project Management
3 95 (24.48%) E-Commerce
4 87 (22.42%) Waterfall
5 85 (21.91%) PRINCE2
6 76 (19.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 75 (19.33%) Scrum
8 27 (6.96%) Project Planning
9 24 (6.19%) CRM
10 23 (5.93%) Digital Marketing
10 23 (5.93%) Line Management
10 23 (5.93%) SDLC
11 22 (5.67%) Change Control
11 22 (5.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 20 (5.15%) Wealth Management
13 19 (4.90%) Change Management
13 19 (4.90%) Time Management
14 18 (4.64%) Risk Management
15 17 (4.38%) ERP
15 17 (4.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.35%) Java
2 11 (2.84%) PHP
3 9 (2.32%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.52%) C#
4 2 (0.52%) Python
4 2 (0.52%) Ruby
4 2 (0.52%) SQL
5 1 (0.26%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.26%) C
5 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (4.90%) PMI Certification
2 16 (4.12%) Degree
3 14 (3.61%) PMP
4 10 (2.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (1.55%) APMP
6 5 (1.29%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.70%) PMO
2 21 (5.41%) QA
3 5 (1.29%) GDPR
4 3 (0.77%) PSD2
5 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.52%) SEPA
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (1.03%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 44 (11.34%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.64%) Sitecore
3 12 (3.09%) Google
4 10 (2.58%) SAP
5 6 (1.55%) hybris
6 3 (0.77%) Adobe
6 3 (0.77%) IBM
6 3 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.52%) Apple
7 2 (0.52%) Twitter
8 1 (0.26%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.26%) Tableau
8 1 (0.26%) Wrike
8 1 (0.26%) Zuora