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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 73 61 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.97% 3.25% 3.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 3.40% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 19
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £33,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
702 795 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.23% 95.78% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 566 640 582
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £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 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
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 4 September 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 +6 6 £55,000 +22.22%
Poole +7 1 £52,500 +16.66%
Project Manager
South West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 24 (85.71%) Project Management
2 20 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 16 (57.14%) ITIL
4 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (32.14%) MS Project
5 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) Project Planning
7 7 (25.00%) Supplier Management
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
8 6 (21.43%) PMI Certification
9 5 (17.86%) CRM
9 5 (17.86%) ERP
10 4 (14.29%) PMI
10 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (10.71%) Scrum
11 3 (10.71%) Finance
11 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint
11 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.71%) SDLC
12 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (7.14%) People Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Project
2 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) SMS
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Local Government
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) PMI
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Project Management
2 20 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 16 (57.14%) ITIL
4 11 (39.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (28.57%) Project Planning
7 7 (25.00%) Supplier Management
7 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
8 6 (21.43%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.86%) ERP
9 5 (17.86%) CRM
10 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (10.71%) SDLC
11 3 (10.71%) Scrum
12 2 (7.14%) Migration
12 2 (7.14%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (7.14%) PMP
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) CISA
4 1 (3.57%) CISM
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) CheckPoint