Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Implementation Project Manager was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Project Manager - Software Implementation
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1170 1205 1208
Rank change year-on-year +35 +3 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Implementation Project Manager 36 38 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.020% 0.020% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.021% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 84
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.89% +1.00% -
10th Percentile £36,750 £45,000 £31,125
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.00% +11.11% +3.45%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
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%

Software Implementation Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Implementation Project Manager in the UK

Software Implementation Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Software Implementation Project Manager in the UK

Software Implementation Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Implementation Project Manager over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Implementation Project Manager in the UK

Software Implementation Project Manager
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Implementation Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +26 36 £45,000 -11.76% 2
UK excluding London +28 22 £40,500 -19.00% 2
London +23 14 £57,500 -17.86%
Midlands +40 9 £38,500 -23.00%
West Midlands +24 9 £38,500 -9.41%
East of England - 6 £70,000 -
Yorkshire +20 4 £40,000 -38.46%
North of England +13 4 £40,000 -38.46%
South East +41 2 - - 2
South West - 1 £75,000 -

Software Implementation Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Software Implementation 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 Software Implementation Project Manager in the job title.

1 27 (75.00%) Project Management
2 13 (36.11%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) SaaS
4 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (25.00%) Presales
5 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (8.33%) CRM
9 2 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
9 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (5.56%) Tableau
9 2 (5.56%) Project Governance
9 2 (5.56%) SDLC
9 2 (5.56%) Reinsurance
9 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (5.56%) Life Science
9 2 (5.56%) Spotfire
9 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.56%) Retail
9 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (5.56%) Logistics
9 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
9 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL

Software Implementation 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 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Primavera
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) MySQL
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (5.56%) Spotfire
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (5.56%) Fixed Income
1 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (5.56%) Life Science
1 2 (5.56%) NHS
1 2 (5.56%) PMI
1 2 (5.56%) Reinsurance
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
2 1 (2.78%) FMCG
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (75.00%) Project Management
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.00%) Presales
3 8 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 8 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (8.33%) CRM
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.56%) Contingency Planning
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL
7 2 (5.56%) Logistics
7 2 (5.56%) Project Governance
7 2 (5.56%) SDLC
7 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.78%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (2.78%) Customer-Centricity
8 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Search
8 1 (2.78%) Innovative Thinking
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.56%) PMP
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.78%) MBA
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle
1 2 (5.56%) SAP
1 2 (5.56%) Tableau
1 2 (5.56%) TIBCO
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft