The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 28 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.74% 2.10% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 2.19% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £49,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% -6.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109 137 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 94.78% 95.80% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 42 115 143
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Belfast

Project Manager
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (40.00%) GIS
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP