The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 66 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 22 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.81% 4.34% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 4.54% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 13
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,850 £36,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
762 507 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.44% 95.66% 98.37%
Number of salaries quoted 657 413 423
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Dorset

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Dorset

Project Manager
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -29 9 £40,000 -
Poole -17 4 £46,000 -8.00%
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 22 (56.41%) PRINCE2
1 22 (56.41%) Project Management
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) PMI Certification
4 8 (20.51%) MS Project
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.95%) PMI
5 7 (17.95%) Time Management
6 6 (15.38%) Web Development
6 6 (15.38%) Line Management
6 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 5 (12.82%) .NET
7 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
7 5 (12.82%) Change Management
7 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
7 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
7 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.82%) Marketing
8 4 (10.26%) Degree
8 4 (10.26%) Finance
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
9 3 (7.69%) PMP
9 3 (7.69%) ERP
9 3 (7.69%) MS Office
9 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.69%) TDD

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Project
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.69%) MS Office
4 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) FTP
2 1 (2.56%) DNS
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) PMI
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Social Media
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) PRINCE2
1 22 (56.41%) Project Management
2 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.51%) Scrum
4 7 (17.95%) Time Management
5 6 (15.38%) Web Development
5 6 (15.38%) Line Management
6 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.82%) Change Management
7 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 3 (7.69%) ERP
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (5.13%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) PMI Certification
2 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (10.26%) Degree
3 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (7.69%) PMP
4 1 (2.56%) CISA
4 1 (2.56%) CISM
4 1 (2.56%) APMP
4 1 (2.56%) CISSP
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Infor
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Epicor
3 1 (2.56%) Baan
3 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.56%) Sage