The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 60 70 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 48 51 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.29% 2.89% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 3.08% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 44 45 44
Average salary £49,750 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.55% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,600 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1389 1658 1572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.27% 94.04% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1364 1418
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Cambridge

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 76 (64.41%) PRINCE2
2 74 (62.71%) Project Management
3 49 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (29.66%) Risk Management
5 25 (21.19%) Finance
6 21 (17.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (16.10%) Degree
8 18 (15.25%) Test Scripting
8 18 (15.25%) APMP
8 18 (15.25%) MS Project
9 17 (14.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (14.41%) Management Information System
9 17 (14.41%) Agile Project Management
9 17 (14.41%) Skype
10 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
10 16 (13.56%) Java
10 16 (13.56%) Resource Management
11 11 (9.32%) PMP
11 11 (9.32%) PMI Certification
12 10 (8.47%) ERP
12 10 (8.47%) CRM
12 10 (8.47%) Telecoms
12 10 (8.47%) B2B
12 10 (8.47%) Time Management
12 10 (8.47%) User Experience
13 9 (7.63%) C
13 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
14 8 (6.78%) ITIL
14 8 (6.78%) C#
14 8 (6.78%) C++

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 18 (15.25%) MS Project
2 9 (7.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.85%) SaaS
1 1 (0.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.41%) Skype
2 8 (6.78%) SS7
2 8 (6.78%) INAP
2 8 (6.78%) LTE
2 8 (6.78%) VoLTE
3 3 (2.54%) Wireless
4 2 (1.69%) NFC
4 2 (1.69%) Internet
5 1 (0.85%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.85%) SAP BW
1 1 (0.85%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) JIRA
General
1 25 (21.19%) Finance
2 10 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.78%) Billing
4 6 (5.08%) German Language
4 6 (5.08%) Electronics
4 6 (5.08%) Publishing
5 5 (4.24%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.24%) French Language
6 3 (2.54%) Games
6 3 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.69%) Banking
8 1 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.85%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) XML
2 1 (0.85%) Flash
2 1 (0.85%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (0.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) Management Information System
2 10 (8.47%) User Experience
3 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.69%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.69%) Smartcard
4 2 (1.69%) Physics
5 1 (0.85%) Life Science
5 1 (0.85%) Social Media
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.85%) Handset
5 1 (0.85%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (64.41%) PRINCE2
2 74 (62.71%) Project Management
3 49 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (29.66%) Risk Management
5 21 (17.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (15.25%) Test Scripting
7 17 (14.41%) Agile Project Management
8 16 (13.56%) Resource Management
9 10 (8.47%) Time Management
9 10 (8.47%) CRM
9 10 (8.47%) ERP
9 10 (8.47%) B2B
10 8 (6.78%) Scrum
10 8 (6.78%) ITIL
11 7 (5.93%) Business Analysis
12 6 (5.08%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.08%) Service Management
12 6 (5.08%) E-Commerce
13 5 (4.24%) DSDM
13 5 (4.24%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.56%) Java
2 9 (7.63%) C
3 8 (6.78%) C#
3 8 (6.78%) C++
4 1 (0.85%) SQL
4 1 (0.85%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 19 (16.10%) Degree
2 18 (15.25%) APMP
3 17 (14.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (9.32%) PMP
4 11 (9.32%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) HNC
6 1 (0.85%) HND
6 1 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.85%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (13.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.93%) SAP
3 1 (0.85%) Cognos
3 1 (0.85%) PeopleSoft
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