Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Technical Project Manager was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Technical Project Manager
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 839 790 727
Rank change year-on-year -49 -63 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 380 444 677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 340 397 571
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.77% -7.83%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £73,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 172577 182568 211044
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 96.48% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 138473 152713 175380
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +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 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Technical Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Project Manager in the UK

Technical Project Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Project Manager in the UK

Technical Project Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Project Manager in the UK

Technical 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 Technical Project Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 +2 369 £55,000 - 24
UK excluding London +57 224 £50,000 - 15
London -53 155 £65,000 +10.64% 11
Midlands +63 53 £60,000 +9.09%
South East +39 47 £50,000 -4.76% 5
South West +31 44 £46,250 +8.82% 1
North of England +16 44 £47,000 -1.05% 4
East Midlands +54 32 £70,000 +3.70%
East of England -4 26 £55,000 +10.00% 3
North West -14 26 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands +26 21 £55,000 +7.84%
Yorkshire +14 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Scotland -12 6 £57,500 +12.75% 2
North East - 6 £42,500 -
Wales +21 3 £45,000 -23.40%

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Technical 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 Technical Project Manager in the job title.

1 195 (51.32%) Project Management
2 185 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (32.37%) Finance
4 112 (29.47%) PRINCE2
5 91 (23.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 90 (23.68%) Scrum
7 63 (16.58%) Retail
8 53 (13.95%) Degree
9 41 (10.79%) Banking
10 38 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 36 (9.47%) Waterfall
12 33 (8.68%) Java
13 32 (8.42%) .NET
14 31 (8.16%) DevOps
14 31 (8.16%) SDLC
15 29 (7.63%) ITIL
16 28 (7.37%) QA
17 27 (7.11%) Windows
18 26 (6.84%) RUP
18 26 (6.84%) Migration
18 26 (6.84%) Software Delivery
19 25 (6.58%) Computer Science
19 25 (6.58%) Management Information System
20 23 (6.05%) Microsoft Project
20 23 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
21 22 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
21 22 (5.79%) Data Centre
21 22 (5.79%) SaaS
21 22 (5.79%) Change Management
21 22 (5.79%) PMP

Technical 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 8 (2.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (1.84%) CMS
3 6 (1.58%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.05%) SAS
5 3 (0.79%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.53%) Confluence
6 2 (0.53%) Drupal
6 2 (0.53%) GeoServer
6 2 (0.53%) JBoss
6 2 (0.53%) Mule
6 2 (0.53%) Mule ESB
6 2 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (6.05%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.32%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Baselight
7 1 (0.26%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Actimize
1 3 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.79%) Oracle AML
1 3 (0.79%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.53%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.79%) SaaS
2 15 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.37%) Office 365
5 4 (1.05%) IaaS
5 4 (1.05%) PaaS
6 2 (0.53%) Trello
7 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.26%) Force.com
7 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.42%) WAN
2 8 (2.11%) LAN
3 7 (1.84%) HTTP
4 6 (1.58%) Internet
5 5 (1.32%) Firewall
5 5 (1.32%) Skype
6 4 (1.05%) Network Security
6 4 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (1.05%) WLAN
7 3 (0.79%) SAN
7 3 (0.79%) SMS
7 3 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
7 3 (0.79%) VLAN
7 3 (0.79%) Wireless
8 2 (0.53%) DNS
8 2 (0.53%) Extranet
8 2 (0.53%) MPLS
9 1 (0.26%) DHCP
9 1 (0.26%) VoIP
9 1 (0.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.26%) Big Data
2 12 (3.16%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.84%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (0.79%) OLAP
5 3 (0.79%) Power BI
5 3 (0.79%) QlikView
5 3 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.26%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.26%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.26%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.26%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (4.74%) JIRA
2 2 (0.53%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.26%) RStudio
3 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 123 (32.37%) Finance
2 63 (16.58%) Retail
3 41 (10.79%) Banking
4 22 (5.79%) Investment Banking
5 17 (4.47%) Marketing
5 17 (4.47%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.37%) Advertising
8 8 (2.11%) Electronics
9 7 (1.84%) Legal
10 6 (1.58%) Games
10 6 (1.58%) Retail Banking
11 5 (1.32%) Automotive
11 5 (1.32%) Back Office
12 4 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.79%) Front Office
13 3 (0.79%) Law
14 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.26%) Local Government
15 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.42%) .NET
2 12 (3.16%) Web Services
3 11 (2.89%) XML
4 10 (2.63%) HTML
5 8 (2.11%) REST
6 7 (1.84%) .NET Framework
6 7 (1.84%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.84%) HTML5
7 5 (1.32%) Java EE
8 4 (1.05%) CSS
9 3 (0.79%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.79%) CSS3
9 3 (0.79%) Middleware
9 3 (0.79%) Node.js
9 3 (0.79%) React
10 2 (0.53%) Apache CXF
10 2 (0.53%) JAX-WS
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.53%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.58%) Computer Science
1 25 (6.58%) Management Information System
2 22 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.79%) Data Centre
3 20 (5.26%) User Experience
4 12 (3.16%) PMI
5 10 (2.63%) Life Science
6 8 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.84%) Fintech
8 6 (1.58%) FMCG
9 5 (1.32%) CCTV
10 4 (1.05%) Derivative
10 4 (1.05%) EPoS
10 4 (1.05%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.05%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.79%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.53%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.53%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.53%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.11%) Windows
2 10 (2.63%) Windows Server
3 8 (2.11%) Linux
4 4 (1.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.05%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.79%) Android
6 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.26%) Unix
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (51.32%) Project Management
2 185 (48.68%) Agile Software Development
3 112 (29.47%) PRINCE2
4 91 (23.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 90 (23.68%) Scrum
6 36 (9.47%) Waterfall
7 31 (8.16%) DevOps
7 31 (8.16%) SDLC
8 29 (7.63%) ITIL
9 26 (6.84%) Migration
9 26 (6.84%) RUP
9 26 (6.84%) Software Delivery
10 23 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 22 (5.79%) Change Management
11 22 (5.79%) Software Engineering
12 20 (5.26%) Business Analysis
12 20 (5.26%) CRM
12 20 (5.26%) Risk Management
13 19 (5.00%) E-Commerce
14 18 (4.74%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 33 (8.68%) Java
2 17 (4.47%) C#
3 13 (3.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (3.42%) SQL
4 6 (1.58%) C
5 3 (0.79%) PHP
5 3 (0.79%) Python
6 2 (0.53%) C++
6 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
6 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.53%) R
6 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.53%) XPath
7 1 (0.26%) Go
7 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby
7 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (13.95%) Degree
2 22 (5.79%) PMI Certification
2 22 (5.79%) PMP
3 15 (3.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 15 (3.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 11 (2.89%) Security Cleared
5 9 (2.37%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.32%) CCNA
6 5 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.79%) APMP
9 2 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.26%) BICSI Certification
10 1 (0.26%) CISSP
10 1 (0.26%) HNC
10 1 (0.26%) ISEB
10 1 (0.26%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (7.37%) QA
2 6 (1.58%) ISO 9001
2 6 (1.58%) PMO
2 6 (1.58%) SLA
3 5 (1.32%) MiFID
4 4 (1.05%) ISO 14001
4 4 (1.05%) NEBOSH
5 3 (0.79%) SEPA
6 1 (0.26%) GDPR
6 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.05%) SCCM
2 2 (0.53%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 1 (0.26%) Sonobuoy
Vendors
1 38 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.00%) VMware
3 13 (3.42%) Oracle
3 13 (3.42%) SAP
4 9 (2.37%) Citrix
5 7 (1.84%) Cisco
5 7 (1.84%) hybris
6 5 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.05%) ATG
8 3 (0.79%) Epicor
8 3 (0.79%) IBM
8 3 (0.79%) IFS
8 3 (0.79%) Infor
8 3 (0.79%) Pega
8 3 (0.79%) Siebel
8 3 (0.79%) Tableau
8 3 (0.79%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.53%) Demandware
9 2 (0.53%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.53%) Talend