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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 47 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 60 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.31% 3.14% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 3.32% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 47 39 41
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
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
1318 1715 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.62% 94.49% 94.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1155 1334 1294
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 85 (74.56%) Project Management
2 72 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (56.14%) PRINCE2
4 39 (34.21%) Risk Management
5 31 (27.19%) Agile Project Management
6 28 (24.56%) Degree
6 28 (24.56%) Finance
7 27 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (21.05%) Test Scripting
9 22 (19.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 22 (19.30%) Skype
10 21 (18.42%) Management Information System
11 19 (16.67%) Scrum
11 19 (16.67%) MS Project
11 19 (16.67%) User Experience
12 16 (14.04%) APMP
13 15 (13.16%) Kanban
14 14 (12.28%) Time Management
14 14 (12.28%) Project Planning
14 14 (12.28%) Java
14 14 (12.28%) C
14 14 (12.28%) Mentoring
14 14 (12.28%) Coaching
15 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
15 13 (11.40%) JIRA
15 13 (11.40%) Release Management
16 11 (9.65%) TDD
16 11 (9.65%) Continuous Delivery
17 10 (8.77%) PDCA
17 10 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.63%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 19 (16.67%) MS Project
2 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.75%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 22 (19.30%) Skype
2 5 (4.39%) LTE
2 5 (4.39%) VoLTE
2 5 (4.39%) SS7
2 5 (4.39%) INAP
3 3 (2.63%) Wireless
4 2 (1.75%) NFC
5 1 (0.88%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.75%) SAP BW
1 2 (1.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (11.40%) JIRA
2 10 (8.77%) TeamCity
2 10 (8.77%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (24.56%) Finance
2 10 (8.77%) Marketing
3 8 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.39%) Electronics
4 5 (4.39%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.39%) Billing
5 2 (1.75%) German Language
5 2 (1.75%) Publishing
5 2 (1.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.88%) Front Office
6 1 (0.88%) Games
6 1 (0.88%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) Web Dynpro
2 1 (0.88%) HTML5
2 1 (0.88%) CSS3
2 1 (0.88%) HTML
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
2 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.42%) Management Information System
2 19 (16.67%) User Experience
3 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.63%) Physics
5 2 (1.75%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) FMCG
6 1 (0.88%) Social Media
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Handset
6 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (74.56%) Project Management
2 72 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 64 (56.14%) PRINCE2
4 39 (34.21%) Risk Management
5 31 (27.19%) Agile Project Management
6 27 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 19 (16.67%) Scrum
9 15 (13.16%) Kanban
10 14 (12.28%) Project Planning
10 14 (12.28%) Time Management
10 14 (12.28%) Mentoring
10 14 (12.28%) Coaching
11 13 (11.40%) Release Management
12 11 (9.65%) TDD
12 11 (9.65%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (8.77%) PDCA
13 10 (8.77%) ERP
14 8 (7.02%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.28%) C
1 14 (12.28%) Java
2 8 (7.02%) C#
2 8 (7.02%) C++
3 2 (1.75%) ABAP
4 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (24.56%) Degree
2 22 (19.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 16 (14.04%) APMP
4 7 (6.14%) PMP
4 7 (6.14%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.88%) HNC
7 1 (0.88%) HND
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) QA
1 2 (1.75%) COSO
2 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.77%) Cadence
2 10 (8.77%) Red Gate
3 5 (4.39%) SAP
4 1 (0.88%) Cognos
4 1 (0.88%) PeopleSoft
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