| Project manager salary by UK regions
Project management salary remains strong across UK, with the East of England, Northern Ireland, South West of England, and Yorkshire and the Humber all increasing their average salaries by £5,000. The only areas that decreased were the East Midlands, which reduced from £52,500 to £47,500, and the North East, which reduced from £47,500 to £42,500.
In London and the South East, the average salaries stayed at the same levels as 2021, along with Wales, the North East and Scotland. However, while Wales and the North East showed a marked decrease in the numbers of project professionals earning £70,000+, the South East increased its number of high earners to the same level as London.
Outside the UK, there’s been a significant decrease in project management salary growth rate, dropping 22% from £67,500 to £52,500. After three years of strong growth, the pay of the top overseas earners (£70,000+) has also decreased from 43% to 35%.
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