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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 87 69 84
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 30 49 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.99% 2.95% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 3.05% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 27
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,609 £33,740 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £53,800
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1460 1607 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.95% 96.87% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1131 1279 1204
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 54 (72.97%) Project Management
2 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.54%) PRINCE2
4 18 (24.32%) Agile Project Management
4 18 (24.32%) Degree
5 17 (22.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (20.27%) MS Project
6 15 (20.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (18.92%) C
7 14 (18.92%) Test Scripting
7 14 (18.92%) Skype
8 13 (17.57%) Time Management
8 13 (17.57%) Finance
9 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
9 8 (10.81%) MS Office
9 8 (10.81%) Marketing
10 7 (9.46%) QA
10 7 (9.46%) User Experience
11 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
11 6 (8.11%) Coaching
11 6 (8.11%) Kanban
11 6 (8.11%) Product Management
11 6 (8.11%) PMI Certification
11 6 (8.11%) PhD
11 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
11 6 (8.11%) Programme Management
11 6 (8.11%) Scrum
12 5 (6.76%) Legal
12 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.76%) ERP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (2.70%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) MS Project
2 8 (10.81%) MS Office
3 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.05%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Basecamp
3 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) Skype
2 3 (4.05%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) LTE
2 3 (4.05%) VoLTE
3 2 (2.70%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.70%) INAP
3 2 (2.70%) NFC
3 2 (2.70%) SS7
3 2 (2.70%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (1.35%) 3GPP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.35%) JIRA
1 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (17.57%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Marketing
3 6 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.76%) Legal
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
6 2 (2.70%) Billing
7 1 (1.35%) Electronics
7 1 (1.35%) German Language
7 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) CSS
2 2 (2.70%) CSS3
2 2 (2.70%) HTML
2 2 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) User Experience
2 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.05%) iPad
3 3 (4.05%) Life Science
3 3 (4.05%) PMI
4 2 (2.70%) Biotechnology
4 2 (2.70%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.35%) Biology
5 1 (1.35%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (72.97%) Project Management
2 34 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.54%) PRINCE2
4 18 (24.32%) Agile Project Management
5 17 (22.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (18.92%) Test Scripting
7 13 (17.57%) Time Management
8 6 (8.11%) Coaching
8 6 (8.11%) Kanban
8 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.11%) Product Management
8 6 (8.11%) Programme Management
8 6 (8.11%) Scrum
9 5 (6.76%) ERP
9 5 (6.76%) Line Management
9 5 (6.76%) Performance Management
9 5 (6.76%) Re-Platforming
9 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.41%) CRM
11 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.92%) C
2 4 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (24.32%) Degree
2 15 (20.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (8.11%) PhD
3 6 (8.11%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.05%) PMP
5 1 (1.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) COBIT
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) SAP
3 3 (4.05%) Twitter
4 2 (2.70%) Facebook
4 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.35%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.35%) Cadence
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) Red Gate
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