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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 52 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 59 55 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.25% 3.06% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 3.24% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 49 41 44
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -18.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £71,750
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
1324 1698 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.32% 94.60% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1365 1353
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £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 £38,500
% 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 31 July 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 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 87 (66.92%) Project Management
2 78 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 62 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (34.62%) Risk Management
5 28 (21.54%) Finance
6 27 (20.77%) Degree
7 26 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
8 24 (18.46%) Test Scripting
9 22 (16.92%) Management Information System
9 22 (16.92%) Skype
10 21 (16.15%) MS Project
10 21 (16.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 21 (16.15%) APMP
11 16 (12.31%) Resource Management
11 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
11 16 (12.31%) Java
12 15 (11.54%) User Experience
13 14 (10.77%) C
13 14 (10.77%) Scrum
13 14 (10.77%) Time Management
14 11 (8.46%) Project Planning
14 11 (8.46%) CRM
15 10 (7.69%) ERP
15 10 (7.69%) B2B
15 10 (7.69%) Telecoms
16 9 (6.92%) PMP
16 9 (6.92%) PMI Certification
16 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
16 9 (6.92%) JIRA

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.31%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 21 (16.15%) MS Project
2 9 (6.92%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.77%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.77%) SaaS
1 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.92%) Skype
2 8 (6.15%) LTE
2 8 (6.15%) VoLTE
2 8 (6.15%) SS7
2 8 (6.15%) INAP
3 3 (2.31%) Wireless
4 2 (1.54%) NFC
5 1 (0.77%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.54%) SAP BW
1 2 (1.54%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (6.92%) JIRA
2 6 (4.62%) TeamCity
2 6 (4.62%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (21.54%) Finance
2 10 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.15%) Billing
4 6 (4.62%) Marketing
4 6 (4.62%) German Language
4 6 (4.62%) Publishing
5 5 (3.85%) Electronics
5 5 (3.85%) French Language
6 3 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.54%) Banking
8 1 (0.77%) Games
8 1 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.77%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.85%) XML
2 2 (1.54%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (0.77%) .NET
3 1 (0.77%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.92%) Management Information System
2 15 (11.54%) User Experience
3 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.31%) Physics
5 2 (1.54%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.77%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.77%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.77%) Life Science
6 1 (0.77%) Social Media
6 1 (0.77%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.77%) Handset
6 1 (0.77%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.77%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (66.92%) Project Management
2 78 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 62 (47.69%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (34.62%) Risk Management
5 26 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
6 24 (18.46%) Test Scripting
7 16 (12.31%) Resource Management
8 14 (10.77%) Time Management
8 14 (10.77%) Scrum
9 11 (8.46%) CRM
9 11 (8.46%) Project Planning
10 10 (7.69%) ERP
10 10 (7.69%) B2B
11 9 (6.92%) Release Management
12 8 (6.15%) Kanban
13 7 (5.38%) TDD
13 7 (5.38%) Business Analysis
13 7 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 7 (5.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.31%) Java
2 14 (10.77%) C
3 8 (6.15%) C#
3 8 (6.15%) C++
4 2 (1.54%) ABAP
5 1 (0.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (20.77%) Degree
2 21 (16.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 21 (16.15%) APMP
3 9 (6.92%) PMP
3 9 (6.92%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.77%) HNC
6 1 (0.77%) HND
6 1 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.77%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 16 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.15%) SAP
3 6 (4.62%) Cadence
3 6 (4.62%) Red Gate
4 1 (0.77%) Cognos
4 1 (0.77%) PeopleSoft
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