The median annual salary for an NHS Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 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 - NHS
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 887 930 980
Rank change year-on-year +43 +50  
Permanent jobs requiring an NHS Project Manager 3 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.002% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 2
Median salary £45,000 £47,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.25% -8.29%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year -4.25% -8.29%  

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 85544 95045 105654
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.95% 96.52% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 69856 80154 87088
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 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

NHS Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for NHS Project Manager in the UK

NHS Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for NHS Project Manager in the UK

NHS Project Manager
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NHS Project Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +46 3 £45,000 -4.25% 1
South East +45 2 £45,000 -4.25%
Surrey - 2 £45,000 -
East of England - 1 £57,500 -
Suffolk - 1 £57,500 -
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £57,500 -

NHS Project Manager Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, NHS 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 NHS Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) NHS
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
4 6 (50.00%) SDLC
5 5 (41.67%) Driving Licence
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
5 5 (41.67%) VBA
5 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
5 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
6 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (25.00%) Billing
6 3 (25.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (25.00%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (8.33%) PMI
7 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management

NHS 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:

Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 3 (25.00%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) NHS
2 5 (41.67%) Driving Licence
3 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
3 6 (50.00%) SDLC
4 5 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (41.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Change Control
5 3 (25.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
1 5 (41.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft