The median annual salary for a Technical Project Manager was £58,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 686 742 606
Rank change year-on-year +56 -136  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 186 182 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 149 167 325
Median salary £58,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.42% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -18.18%  

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 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
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 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Technical Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Project Manager in the UK

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 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 3 months to 25 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 +52 171 £57,500 +7.47% 25
London -17 70 £63,750 +10.86% 6
South East +74 39 £61,250 +31.01% 5
East of England +17 18 £57,500 +35.29% 3
South West +4 14 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 12 £55,000 +35.80% 2
North West -29 12 £42,250 -0.58% 3
City of London +27 10 £58,750 +4.44% 1
Scotland +19 10 £60,000 +18.81%
Edinburgh +3 10 £60,000 +18.81%
West Midlands +13 9 £52,500 +40.00%
Bristol -10 9 £52,500 +10.52%
West Sussex +10 8 £65,000 +8.33%
Birmingham +9 8 £57,500 +76.92%
Surrey +33 7 £48,750 +8.33% 1
Oxfordshire +21 7 £57,500 -11.53% 1
Peterborough +3 7 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 7 £62,500 +38.88%
Berkshire +35 6 £62,500 +66.66%
East Midlands +29 6 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Nottingham +12 6 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 6 £60,000 +14.28% 2
Manchester - 6 £47,500 - 1
Oxford +10 4 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Hertfordshire -4 4 £75,000 +66.66% 1
Cambridge -11 4 £55,000 +35.80% 2
West Yorkshire +12 3 £75,000 +57.89% 3
Yorkshire +12 3 £75,000 +57.89% 3
Milton Keynes -6 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Amersham - 3 £65,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 229 (59.79%) Project Management
2 224 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (34.99%) Finance
4 103 (26.89%) PRINCE2
5 93 (24.28%) Scrum
6 66 (17.23%) Microsoft
7 62 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 62 (16.19%) Degree
8 49 (12.79%) SDLC
9 47 (12.27%) Waterfall
9 47 (12.27%) JIRA
9 47 (12.27%) .NET
10 44 (11.49%) ITIL
10 44 (11.49%) Microsoft Project
11 43 (11.23%) QA
12 41 (10.70%) Big Data
12 41 (10.70%) Java
13 40 (10.44%) Retail
14 37 (9.66%) DevOps
15 36 (9.40%) Migration
16 32 (8.36%) Marketing
16 32 (8.36%) C#
17 31 (8.09%) Windows
18 29 (7.57%) SQL
19 28 (7.31%) RUP
20 26 (6.79%) Microsoft Office
20 26 (6.79%) Banking
21 25 (6.53%) Business Analysis
21 25 (6.53%) VMware
21 25 (6.53%) User Experience

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 10 (2.61%) MS Exchange
1 10 (2.61%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.09%) CMS
3 5 (1.31%) SAS
4 4 (1.04%) Confluence
4 4 (1.04%) Drupal
4 4 (1.04%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.78%) IIS
5 3 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.26%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.26%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.26%) IPython
7 1 (0.26%) Jupyter
7 1 (0.26%) Kentico
7 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (11.49%) Microsoft Project
2 26 (6.79%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (1.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.78%) SPSS
7 1 (0.26%) Baselight
7 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.52%) Magento
4 1 (0.26%) Actimize
4 1 (0.26%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle AML
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.26%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.22%) SaaS
2 7 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.04%) IaaS
4 4 (1.04%) Office 365
4 4 (1.04%) PaaS
5 1 (0.26%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.61%) Internet
2 9 (2.35%) VoIP
2 9 (2.35%) WAN
3 7 (1.83%) Firewall
4 6 (1.57%) Extranet
5 5 (1.31%) LAN
5 5 (1.31%) SAN
5 5 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (1.31%) Wireless
6 4 (1.04%) BGP
6 4 (1.04%) DNS
6 4 (1.04%) Intranet
6 4 (1.04%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (1.04%) VLAN
6 4 (1.04%) WLAN
7 3 (0.78%) Network Security
7 3 (0.78%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.52%) HTTP
8 2 (0.52%) MPLS
8 2 (0.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (10.70%) Big Data
2 19 (4.96%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.87%) Data Mining
4 8 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.57%) QlikView
5 6 (1.57%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.04%) Star Schema
8 3 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.78%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.78%) Riak
8 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.26%) FileMaker
10 1 (0.26%) GIS
10 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (12.27%) JIRA
2 9 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.04%) CA Flowdock
4 2 (0.52%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 134 (34.99%) Finance
2 40 (10.44%) Retail
3 32 (8.36%) Marketing
4 26 (6.79%) Banking
5 21 (5.48%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.61%) Electronics
8 8 (2.09%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.57%) Advertising
9 6 (1.57%) Publishing
10 5 (1.31%) Legal
11 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.78%) Back Office
12 3 (0.78%) Games
12 3 (0.78%) Law
12 3 (0.78%) Local Government
12 3 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.52%) Avionics
13 2 (0.52%) Front Office
13 2 (0.52%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (12.27%) .NET
2 17 (4.44%) HTML
3 15 (3.92%) HTML5
4 12 (3.13%) Java EE
5 8 (2.09%) ASP.NET
6 6 (1.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (1.31%) XML
8 4 (1.04%) CSS
8 4 (1.04%) jQuery
9 3 (0.78%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.78%) React
9 3 (0.78%) REST
9 3 (0.78%) WCF
10 2 (0.52%) AngularJS
11 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (0.26%) Entity Framework
11 1 (0.26%) LINQ
11 1 (0.26%) Pandas
11 1 (0.26%) TensorFlow
11 1 (0.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 25 (6.53%) User Experience
2 24 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (4.70%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.13%) PMI
7 8 (2.09%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.57%) NHS
9 5 (1.31%) Clustering
9 5 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.04%) BBC
10 4 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.04%) Credit Risk
10 4 (1.04%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.04%) Fintech
10 4 (1.04%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.78%) Life Science
12 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (8.09%) Windows
2 15 (3.92%) Linux
2 15 (3.92%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.57%) Unix
3 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.78%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.78%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.52%) Android
5 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (59.79%) Project Management
2 224 (58.49%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (26.89%) PRINCE2
4 93 (24.28%) Scrum
5 62 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (12.79%) SDLC
7 47 (12.27%) Waterfall
8 44 (11.49%) ITIL
9 37 (9.66%) DevOps
10 36 (9.40%) Migration
11 28 (7.31%) RUP
12 25 (6.53%) Business Analysis
13 22 (5.74%) Analytics
14 20 (5.22%) Kanban
15 19 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
16 18 (4.70%) Programme Management
16 18 (4.70%) Project Planning
17 17 (4.44%) CRM
17 17 (4.44%) PRINCE
17 17 (4.44%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (10.70%) Java
2 32 (8.36%) C#
3 29 (7.57%) SQL
4 15 (3.92%) Python
5 14 (3.66%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.35%) C++
7 7 (1.83%) C
8 5 (1.31%) PHP
9 4 (1.04%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.04%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.26%) Julia
10 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.26%) R
10 1 (0.26%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) VBA
10 1 (0.26%) XAML
Qualifications
1 62 (16.19%) Degree
2 24 (6.27%) PMI Certification
3 21 (5.48%) PMP
4 19 (4.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (1.57%) CCNA
7 6 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.31%) PhD
9 4 (1.04%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.78%) APMP
10 3 (0.78%) ISEB
10 3 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.78%) SC Cleared
10 3 (0.78%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.52%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.26%) CCENT
12 1 (0.26%) CCNP
12 1 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.26%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (11.23%) QA
2 7 (1.83%) PMO
3 2 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.26%) GDPR
4 1 (0.26%) ISAE 3402
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.26%) MiFID
4 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) MOM
1 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 66 (17.23%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.53%) VMware
3 21 (5.48%) Cisco
4 12 (3.13%) SAP
5 10 (2.61%) Citrix
6 7 (1.83%) HP
6 7 (1.83%) Oracle
7 6 (1.57%) Teradata
8 5 (1.31%) Juniper
9 4 (1.04%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.78%) IBM
10 3 (0.78%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.52%) Avaya
11 2 (0.52%) Cadence
11 2 (0.52%) Mitel
11 2 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.52%) Siebel
11 2 (0.52%) SonicWALL
12 1 (0.26%) MikroTik
12 1 (0.26%) Pega
London
Source Technology
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Hiring People
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum (Plus Shares and Benefits)
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum benefits and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Waterstons
Salary: plus benefits (negotiable subject to experience & proven track record)
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Tiro Partners
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Templecombe
Thales
Posted: 9 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits+Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesex
FT Select
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Alton, Hampshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Epiq Systems Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Transition Partners
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus Excellent Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago