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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 65 67 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 57 45 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.16% 2.84% 3.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 3.02% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 39 43 57
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
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
1708 1488 1866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.57% 93.88% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1327 1305 1644
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 2 September 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 75 (69.44%) Project Management
2 35 (32.41%) PRINCE2
3 20 (18.52%) SAP
3 20 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (15.74%) Degree
5 16 (14.81%) Project Planning
5 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (13.89%) Telecoms
7 12 (11.11%) Publishing
8 11 (10.19%) Finance
8 11 (10.19%) Wireless
8 11 (10.19%) Oracle
8 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce
9 10 (9.26%) Matrix Management
9 10 (9.26%) Change Control
9 10 (9.26%) SQL
10 9 (8.33%) MS Project
10 9 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (8.33%) Marketing
11 8 (7.41%) PMP
12 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
12 7 (6.48%) Change Management
12 7 (6.48%) MS Excel
12 7 (6.48%) Software Engineering
12 7 (6.48%) Supplier Management
12 7 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (6.48%) Asset Management
12 7 (6.48%) CMS
12 7 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 7 (6.48%) CMS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.93%) nginx
2 1 (0.93%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (8.33%) MS Project
2 7 (6.48%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.19%) Wireless
2 5 (4.63%) Firewall
3 4 (3.70%) TETRA
4 3 (2.78%) LTE
4 3 (2.78%) Internet
5 2 (1.85%) WAN
5 2 (1.85%) SNMP
5 2 (1.85%) 3G
5 2 (1.85%) SS7
5 2 (1.85%) INAP
5 2 (1.85%) Network Security
5 2 (1.85%) VoLTE
6 1 (0.93%) 2G
6 1 (0.93%) 4G
6 1 (0.93%) PABX
6 1 (0.93%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.93%) SSL
6 1 (0.93%) Intranet
6 1 (0.93%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.93%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (1.85%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.93%) Bugzilla
General
1 15 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.11%) Publishing
3 11 (10.19%) Finance
4 9 (8.33%) Marketing
5 5 (4.63%) Legal
6 4 (3.70%) Military
6 4 (3.70%) Aerospace
7 3 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.78%) Billing
8 2 (1.85%) Electronics
8 2 (1.85%) Banking
9 1 (0.93%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) .NET
3 1 (0.93%) JSON
3 1 (0.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.48%) Learning Management System
2 5 (4.63%) Open Source
2 5 (4.63%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (3.70%) Chip and PIN
3 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.85%) Smart Meter
4 2 (1.85%) PMI
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) IPTV
5 1 (0.93%) CCTV
5 1 (0.93%) Statistics
5 1 (0.93%) SCADA
5 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Linux
1 1 (0.93%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (69.44%) Project Management
2 35 (32.41%) PRINCE2
3 20 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (14.81%) Project Planning
5 11 (10.19%) E-Commerce
6 10 (9.26%) Matrix Management
6 10 (9.26%) Change Control
7 9 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (6.48%) Service Delivery
8 7 (6.48%) Change Management
8 7 (6.48%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.48%) Supplier Management
8 7 (6.48%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (6.48%) Asset Management
8 7 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (5.56%) ITIL
10 5 (4.63%) PRINCE
11 4 (3.70%) B2B
11 4 (3.70%) Incident Management
11 4 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.26%) SQL
2 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.63%) Ruby
3 3 (2.78%) Java
4 2 (1.85%) C#
4 2 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) PHP
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (15.74%) Degree
2 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (7.41%) PMP
4 3 (2.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.93%) Squid
2 1 (0.93%) Corosync
Vendors
1 20 (18.52%) SAP
2 11 (10.19%) Oracle
3 9 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.85%) EMC
5 2 (1.85%) Citrix
5 2 (1.85%) Epiphany
5 2 (1.85%) Cadence
5 2 (1.85%) Red Gate
5 2 (1.85%) HubSpot
6 1 (0.93%) NEC
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