The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 35 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 461 376 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 6.04% 4.39% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.29% 4.59% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 370 321 300
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7329 8188 8152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.61% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 6013 6827 7099
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in the East of England

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in the East of England

Project Manager
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
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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
Hertfordshire +10 138 £59,500 +19.00% 19
Cambridgeshire +22 123 £49,500 -5.71% 15
Essex +8 109 £50,000 -9.09% 9
Bedfordshire +27 68 £52,500 +8.24% 13
Suffolk +13 24 £47,500 +18.75% 5
Norfolk +9 9 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 522 (59.39%) Project Management
2 434 (49.37%) PRINCE2
3 255 (29.01%) Finance
4 208 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
5 174 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 122 (13.88%) Scrum
6 122 (13.88%) Microsoft
7 118 (13.42%) Degree
8 106 (12.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 98 (11.15%) Risk Management
10 92 (10.47%) MS Project
11 82 (9.33%) PMI Certification
12 80 (9.10%) MS Excel
13 78 (8.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 66 (7.51%) Retail
15 63 (7.17%) PMP
16 62 (7.05%) Programme Management
16 62 (7.05%) People Management
17 60 (6.83%) ITIL
18 59 (6.71%) SAP
19 55 (6.26%) Project Planning
20 54 (6.14%) E-Commerce
20 54 (6.14%) Change Management
21 53 (6.03%) Business Analysis
22 52 (5.92%) Security Cleared
23 51 (5.80%) Java
24 50 (5.69%) SharePoint
25 49 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
26 48 (5.46%) CRM
27 46 (5.23%) PMI

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 50 (5.69%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.37%) WorkSite
2 12 (1.37%) MS Exchange
3 8 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (0.91%) CMS
4 7 (0.80%) Lync
5 5 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (0.34%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.34%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.23%) Content Management Server
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.11%) SugarCRM
8 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 92 (10.47%) MS Project
2 80 (9.10%) MS Excel
3 21 (2.39%) MS Office
4 15 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (1.25%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.11%) Windchill
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
3 5 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.34%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.34%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.23%) SAP Retail
5 2 (0.23%) Primavera
6 1 (0.11%) Maximo
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.11%) Infor CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 26 (2.96%) SaaS
2 9 (1.02%) Office 365
3 6 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.93%) Internet
2 14 (1.59%) Firewall
2 14 (1.59%) VPN
3 11 (1.25%) Wireless
4 10 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (1.14%) WAN
5 8 (0.91%) LTE
5 8 (0.91%) VoLTE
5 8 (0.91%) LAN
5 8 (0.91%) SSL
5 8 (0.91%) INAP
5 8 (0.91%) SS7
6 7 (0.80%) Unified Communications
7 6 (0.68%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 6 (0.68%) Ethernet
7 6 (0.68%) VoIP
8 5 (0.57%) MPLS
8 5 (0.57%) SAN
9 4 (0.46%) Skype
10 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.14%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.02%) OLAP
3 9 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 8 (0.91%) Big Data
5 6 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 5 (0.57%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.34%) Neo4j
7 3 (0.34%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.23%) MySQL
9 1 (0.11%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.11%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.11%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.11%) DB2
9 1 (0.11%) MS Access
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.34%) LabVIEW
3 2 (0.23%) JIRA
4 1 (0.11%) Subversion
4 1 (0.11%) Maven
4 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.11%) Apache Continuum
General
1 255 (29.01%) Finance
2 66 (7.51%) Retail
3 41 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 34 (3.87%) Manufacturing
5 32 (3.64%) Electronics
6 25 (2.84%) Banking
7 17 (1.93%) Games
8 16 (1.82%) Marketing
9 13 (1.48%) Publishing
9 13 (1.48%) Automotive
10 12 (1.37%) Aerospace
11 11 (1.25%) Law
12 8 (0.91%) Billing
12 8 (0.91%) Legal
13 7 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.68%) French Language
15 5 (0.57%) German Language
16 4 (0.46%) Military
17 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
18 1 (0.11%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (5.01%) .NET
2 27 (3.07%) J2EE
3 16 (1.82%) HTML
4 13 (1.48%) ASP.NET
5 9 (1.02%) CSS
6 6 (0.68%) SAP Business Workflow
6 6 (0.68%) XML
6 6 (0.68%) Middleware
7 3 (0.34%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.23%) Ajax
9 1 (0.11%) COM
9 1 (0.11%) XSL
9 1 (0.11%) JSP
9 1 (0.11%) Web Services
9 1 (0.11%) Flash
9 1 (0.11%) Web Dynpro
9 1 (0.11%) Apache Jena
9 1 (0.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (5.23%) PMI
3 31 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 15 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (1.59%) User Experience
6 10 (1.14%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.02%) Internet of Things
7 9 (1.02%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.02%) Kindle
8 7 (0.80%) E-Learning
8 7 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (0.80%) Robotics
8 7 (0.80%) Smartphone
9 6 (0.68%) Physics
9 6 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 6 (0.68%) IVR
10 5 (0.57%) EPoS
10 5 (0.57%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.34%) NHS
11 3 (0.34%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (3.19%) Windows
2 12 (1.37%) Linux
3 5 (0.57%) Solaris
4 4 (0.46%) UNIX
5 2 (0.23%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.11%) Android
6 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 522 (59.39%) Project Management
2 434 (49.37%) PRINCE2
3 208 (23.66%) Agile Software Development
4 174 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 122 (13.88%) Scrum
6 98 (11.15%) Risk Management
7 62 (7.05%) Programme Management
7 62 (7.05%) People Management
8 60 (6.83%) ITIL
9 55 (6.26%) Project Planning
10 54 (6.14%) E-Commerce
10 54 (6.14%) Change Management
11 53 (6.03%) Business Analysis
12 48 (5.46%) CRM
13 45 (5.12%) User Acceptance Testing
14 44 (5.01%) Coaching
15 41 (4.66%) Agile Project Management
15 41 (4.66%) Waterfall
16 39 (4.44%) ERP
17 35 (3.98%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (5.80%) Java
2 40 (4.55%) SQL
3 29 (3.30%) C
4 18 (2.05%) C#
5 15 (1.71%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.80%) C++
7 3 (0.34%) MATLAB
7 3 (0.34%) Ruby
8 1 (0.11%) ABAP
8 1 (0.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 118 (13.42%) Degree
2 106 (12.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 82 (9.33%) PMI Certification
4 78 (8.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 63 (7.17%) PMP
6 52 (5.92%) Security Cleared
7 45 (5.12%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
8 13 (1.48%) CCNA
8 13 (1.48%) APMP
9 12 (1.37%) ISEB
10 9 (1.02%) HNC
10 9 (1.02%) HND
11 7 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.34%) MBA
12 3 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.02%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.46%) QA
2 4 (0.46%) SLA
3 3 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.11%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.34%) vSphere
4 3 (0.34%) XenServer
5 1 (0.11%) Firmware
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (0.11%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.11%) Oracle EDQ
1 1 (0.11%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 122 (13.88%) Microsoft
2 59 (6.71%) SAP
3 42 (4.78%) Cisco
4 36 (4.10%) VMware
5 33 (3.75%) Oracle
6 16 (1.82%) Citrix
7 14 (1.59%) IBM
8 13 (1.48%) HP
9 11 (1.25%) CheckPoint
9 11 (1.25%) Tableau
10 10 (1.14%) Juniper
11 8 (0.91%) Siebel
12 6 (0.68%) Cognos
12 6 (0.68%) Intel
13 5 (0.57%) Kofax
13 5 (0.57%) Nintex
14 4 (0.46%) Sun
15 3 (0.34%) Avaya
15 3 (0.34%) Meraki
16 2 (0.23%) Infor
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens - bonus, shares, pens+
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £58000 - £63000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Robert Walters
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 15% bonus & Excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Candidate Source
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 10% bonus scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £43000 - £52000 per annum + Bonus + Car Allowance + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + up to £10k bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Salt
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits +27 days + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£50k - £85k DoE
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago