The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 28 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 4 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.82% 6.08% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 6.43% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 5
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Project Manager
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
142 140 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 100.00% 94.59% 99.10%
Number of salaries quoted 134 113 169
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 Colchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Colchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Colchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Colchester region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Colchester

Project Manager
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 29 (96.67%) Project Management
2 18 (60.00%) Finance
3 13 (43.33%) PRINCE2
3 13 (43.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 13 (43.33%) APMP
4 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
4 9 (30.00%) Matrix Management
5 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 6 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (16.67%) IT Governance
7 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) SAP
8 1 (3.33%) Middleware
8 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.33%) Migration
8 1 (3.33%) SAP XI
8 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (3.33%) LSMW
8 1 (3.33%) Stress Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.33%) Data Protection

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Colchester 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) LSMW
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Middleware
1 1 (3.33%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Project Management
2 13 (43.33%) PRINCE2
3 9 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 9 (30.00%) Matrix Management
4 6 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (16.67%) IT Governance
5 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 13 (43.33%) APMP
2 7 (23.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) SAP