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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 45 79 70
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 70 41 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.82% 2.44% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.96% 2.55% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 50 40 45
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,815 £42,100 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £60,000
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
1410 1605 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.11% 95.54% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1166 1409 1609
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 74 (58.27%) Project Management
2 57 (44.88%) PRINCE2
3 39 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (20.47%) Degree
5 25 (19.69%) Risk Management
6 18 (14.17%) Publishing
7 17 (13.39%) MS Project
7 17 (13.39%) PMP
8 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
8 16 (12.60%) Resource Management
8 16 (12.60%) Agile Project Management
9 15 (11.81%) Scrum
9 15 (11.81%) PMI Certification
10 14 (11.02%) E-Commerce
10 14 (11.02%) User Experience
11 13 (10.24%) Java
11 13 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (9.45%) CMS
12 12 (9.45%) Electronics
12 12 (9.45%) Waterfall
13 11 (8.66%) Telecoms
13 11 (8.66%) JavaScript
14 10 (7.87%) B2B
14 10 (7.87%) Games
14 10 (7.87%) Finance
14 10 (7.87%) E-Learning
14 10 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (7.09%) Internet of Things
15 9 (7.09%) Line Management
15 9 (7.09%) Mentoring

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 12 (9.45%) CMS
2 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 17 (13.39%) MS Project
2 5 (3.94%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.57%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) SaaS
1 1 (0.79%) Office 365
1 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) Internet
2 7 (5.51%) SS7
2 7 (5.51%) INAP
2 7 (5.51%) LTE
2 7 (5.51%) VoLTE
3 3 (2.36%) 4G
3 3 (2.36%) Wireless
3 3 (2.36%) 2G
3 3 (2.36%) 3G
4 1 (0.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.79%) MySQL
1 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.79%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.79%) Subversion
2 1 (0.79%) Maven
2 1 (0.79%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (14.17%) Publishing
2 12 (9.45%) Electronics
3 11 (8.66%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.87%) Finance
4 10 (7.87%) Games
5 9 (7.09%) Manufacturing
6 7 (5.51%) Billing
7 6 (4.72%) Marketing
8 5 (3.94%) French Language
8 5 (3.94%) German Language
9 4 (3.15%) Retail
10 3 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (2.36%) Military
11 1 (0.79%) Banking
11 1 (0.79%) Automotive
11 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.09%) HTML
1 9 (7.09%) CSS
2 5 (3.94%) XML
3 1 (0.79%) Flash
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Jena
3 1 (0.79%) Web Services
3 1 (0.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.02%) User Experience
2 10 (7.87%) E-Learning
3 9 (7.09%) Internet of Things
4 4 (3.15%) Kindle
4 4 (3.15%) New Media
5 3 (2.36%) Chemistry
5 3 (2.36%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) Open Source
7 1 (0.79%) Social Media
7 1 (0.79%) Life Science
7 1 (0.79%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.79%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (58.27%) Project Management
2 57 (44.88%) PRINCE2
3 39 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (19.69%) Risk Management
5 16 (12.60%) Resource Management
5 16 (12.60%) Agile Project Management
6 15 (11.81%) Scrum
7 14 (11.02%) E-Commerce
8 13 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (9.45%) Waterfall
10 10 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (7.87%) B2B
11 9 (7.09%) Web Development
11 9 (7.09%) Line Management
11 9 (7.09%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.09%) Coaching
11 9 (7.09%) Performance Improvement
12 8 (6.30%) Kanban
12 8 (6.30%) ITIL
12 8 (6.30%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.24%) Java
2 11 (8.66%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.51%) SQL
4 5 (3.94%) C#
4 5 (3.94%) C++
5 3 (2.36%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (20.47%) Degree
2 17 (13.39%) PMP
3 15 (11.81%) PMI Certification
4 7 (5.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (5.51%) APMP
5 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.79%) SNOMED CT
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (12.60%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.30%) SAP
3 5 (3.94%) Oracle
4 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.79%) Cisco
5 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
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