The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 61 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 4403 5324 5006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.65% 5.46% 5.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 5.66% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3698 4395 4069
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Project Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Project Manager
Salary Trend in England

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in England

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in England

Project Manager
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
London -17 1879 £57,500 -4.16% 318
South East -3 940 £50,000 -4.76% 126
West Midlands +6 348 £50,000 - 58
North West +2 332 £45,000 -5.26% 78
East of England -11 313 £52,500 +5.00% 43
Yorkshire -32 251 £45,000 - 39
South West -22 205 £47,500 - 52
East Midlands -17 107 £45,000 - 30
North East -23 14 £39,500 -24.76% 9
Midlands +10 9 £50,000 -16.66% 2
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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 5911 (62.10%) Project Management
2 4126 (43.35%) PRINCE2
3 3418 (35.91%) Finance
4 3367 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1912 (20.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1197 (12.58%) Degree
7 1146 (12.04%) Scrum
8 1079 (11.34%) Retail
9 1000 (10.51%) Microsoft
10 940 (9.88%) Waterfall
11 929 (9.76%) MS Project
12 913 (9.59%) PMI Certification
13 875 (9.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 800 (8.41%) Change Management
15 741 (7.79%) SDLC
16 716 (7.52%) MS Excel
17 699 (7.34%) ITIL
18 688 (7.23%) Banking
19 683 (7.18%) Risk Management
20 681 (7.15%) E-Commerce
21 677 (7.11%) PMP
22 659 (6.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 635 (6.67%) Project Planning
24 599 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
25 582 (6.11%) Telecoms
26 560 (5.88%) Business Analysis
27 537 (5.64%) Data Centre
28 527 (5.54%) CRM
29 502 (5.27%) Marketing
30 496 (5.21%) Programme Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the 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
1 238 (2.50%) SharePoint
2 230 (2.42%) CMS
3 68 (0.71%) Confluence
4 59 (0.62%) Lync
5 53 (0.56%) MS Project Server
6 36 (0.38%) Drupal
7 24 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 23 (0.24%) WordPress
9 22 (0.23%) WebSphere
10 17 (0.18%) MS Exchange
10 17 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
11 12 (0.13%) IIS
11 12 (0.13%) SAS
12 11 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 11 (0.12%) Alfresco
12 11 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
14 9 (0.095%) ColdFusion
14 9 (0.095%) Umbraco
15 8 (0.084%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 929 (9.76%) MS Project
2 716 (7.52%) MS Excel
3 477 (5.01%) MS Office
4 235 (2.47%) MS Visio
5 184 (1.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
7 13 (0.14%) LaTeX
8 7 (0.074%) Open Workbench
9 5 (0.053%) Niku Workbench
10 4 (0.042%) AutoCAD
11 3 (0.032%) SPSS
12 2 (0.021%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.011%) Simulink
13 1 (0.011%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 84 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
3 55 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 39 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 33 (0.35%) SAP FI
6 28 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
7 24 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 24 (0.25%) Magento
8 20 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
8 20 (0.21%) Primavera
9 19 (0.20%) SAP CO
9 19 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
10 18 (0.19%) SAP ERP
11 17 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
12 16 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
12 16 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
13 15 (0.16%) thinkFolio
14 14 (0.15%) SAP Business One
15 13 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 11 (0.12%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 233 (2.45%) SaaS
2 134 (1.41%) Office 365
3 61 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 45 (0.47%) IaaS
5 44 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
7 15 (0.16%) PaaS
8 10 (0.11%) Google Analytics
9 9 (0.095%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (0.095%) GitHub
10 7 (0.074%) Basecamp
11 5 (0.053%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (0.053%) Silverpop
12 4 (0.042%) Force.com
12 4 (0.042%) Trello
13 3 (0.032%) Mimecast
13 3 (0.032%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.021%) AdWords
15 1 (0.011%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 182 (1.91%) WAN
2 121 (1.27%) LAN
3 106 (1.11%) Unified Communications
4 104 (1.09%) Internet
5 98 (1.03%) SAN
6 93 (0.98%) VoIP
6 93 (0.98%) Wireless
7 92 (0.97%) Firewall
8 77 (0.81%) Intranet
9 44 (0.46%) VPN
10 39 (0.41%) MPLS
11 37 (0.39%) GSM
12 34 (0.36%) Extranet
13 32 (0.34%) Skype
14 31 (0.33%) PBX
15 19 (0.20%) DNS
15 19 (0.20%) IPv4
15 19 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
16 18 (0.19%) VLAN
17 17 (0.18%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
2 168 (1.77%) SQL Server
3 148 (1.55%) Big Data
4 56 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 45 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
6 29 (0.30%) GIS
7 25 (0.26%) SAP BW
8 21 (0.22%) Data Mining
9 20 (0.21%) NoSQL
9 20 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 19 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
10 19 (0.20%) Hadoop
10 19 (0.20%) MySQL
10 19 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
11 18 (0.19%) Oracle BI EE
12 15 (0.16%) Oracle Database
12 15 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (0.13%) RDBMS
14 11 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 243 (2.55%) JIRA
2 53 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (0.15%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.13%) JIRA Agile
5 9 (0.095%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.095%) ZenHub
6 8 (0.084%) Subversion
7 6 (0.063%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.042%) Bugzilla
9 3 (0.032%) Ant
9 3 (0.032%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.032%) JBehave
9 3 (0.032%) SpecFlow
9 3 (0.032%) VersionOne
10 2 (0.021%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.021%) Hudson
10 2 (0.021%) RequisitePro
10 2 (0.021%) Selenium
10 2 (0.021%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.011%) QADirector
General
1 3418 (35.91%) Finance
2 1079 (11.34%) Retail
3 688 (7.23%) Banking
4 582 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 502 (5.27%) Marketing
6 260 (2.73%) Legal
7 215 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 178 (1.87%) Back Office
9 160 (1.68%) Investment Banking
10 153 (1.61%) Law
11 149 (1.57%) Advertising
12 147 (1.54%) Games
13 125 (1.31%) Billing
13 125 (1.31%) Publishing
14 120 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
15 119 (1.25%) Electronics
16 107 (1.12%) Front Office
17 88 (0.92%) Retail Banking
18 50 (0.53%) Financial Institution
19 49 (0.51%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 369 (3.88%) .NET
2 117 (1.23%) HTML
3 73 (0.77%) Web Services
4 66 (0.69%) CSS
5 63 (0.66%) ASP.NET
6 59 (0.62%) Middleware
7 58 (0.61%) XML
8 33 (0.35%) Velocity
9 30 (0.32%) HTML5
10 25 (0.26%) .NET Framework
11 24 (0.25%) J2EE
12 21 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
13 20 (0.21%) Ajax
13 20 (0.21%) EDI
14 18 (0.19%) Flash
15 16 (0.17%) JSON
16 13 (0.14%) CSS3
17 12 (0.13%) jQuery
17 12 (0.13%) Mason
18 10 (0.11%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 599 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 537 (5.64%) Data Centre
3 382 (4.01%) PMI
4 260 (2.73%) User Experience
5 200 (2.10%) Management Information System
6 197 (2.07%) Mobile App
7 182 (1.91%) Computer Science
8 135 (1.42%) Driving Licence
9 83 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
10 81 (0.85%) EPoS
11 78 (0.82%) NHS
12 73 (0.77%) Derivative
13 72 (0.76%) Digital Media
14 66 (0.69%) Mathematics
15 60 (0.63%) FMCG
16 57 (0.60%) Social Media
17 54 (0.57%) Fintech
18 52 (0.55%) Fixed Income
19 49 (0.51%) Life Science
20 44 (0.46%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 287 (3.02%) Windows
2 104 (1.09%) Windows Server
3 70 (0.74%) Unix
4 61 (0.64%) Linux
5 52 (0.55%) Android
6 51 (0.54%) Apple iOS
7 18 (0.19%) Windows 7
7 18 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (0.18%) AIX
9 15 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.11%) Windows XP
12 9 (0.095%) Windows Phone
13 8 (0.084%) Solaris
14 7 (0.074%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.063%) Windows 10
15 6 (0.063%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.032%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.032%) VMS
17 1 (0.011%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5911 (62.10%) Project Management
2 4126 (43.35%) PRINCE2
3 3367 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
4 1912 (20.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1146 (12.04%) Scrum
6 940 (9.88%) Waterfall
7 800 (8.41%) Change Management
8 741 (7.79%) SDLC
9 699 (7.34%) ITIL
10 683 (7.18%) Risk Management
11 681 (7.15%) E-Commerce
12 635 (6.67%) Project Planning
13 560 (5.88%) Business Analysis
14 527 (5.54%) CRM
15 496 (5.21%) Programme Management
16 429 (4.51%) Line Management
17 427 (4.49%) Change Control
18 410 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
19 392 (4.12%) ERP
20 352 (3.70%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 325 (3.41%) SQL
2 200 (2.10%) Java
3 176 (1.85%) C#
4 103 (1.08%) JavaScript
5 100 (1.05%) C
6 56 (0.59%) PHP
7 45 (0.47%) Python
8 24 (0.25%) Ruby
9 21 (0.22%) VB.NET
10 20 (0.21%) C++
11 18 (0.19%) Objective-C
12 8 (0.084%) T-SQL
12 8 (0.084%) VBA
13 6 (0.063%) Scala
13 6 (0.063%) VB
14 5 (0.053%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.053%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.053%) R
14 5 (0.053%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.042%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 1197 (12.58%) Degree
2 913 (9.59%) PMI Certification
3 875 (9.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 677 (7.11%) PMP
5 659 (6.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 231 (2.43%) APMP
7 227 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 148 (1.55%) SC Cleared
9 87 (0.91%) ISEB
10 86 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
11 29 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
12 27 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
13 25 (0.26%) DV Cleared
14 21 (0.22%) MBA
15 16 (0.17%) HNC
16 14 (0.15%) HND
17 13 (0.14%) CISSP
17 13 (0.14%) CITP
17 13 (0.14%) Postgraduate
18 12 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 368 (3.87%) QA
2 48 (0.50%) PMBOK
3 47 (0.49%) MiFID
4 42 (0.44%) SLA
5 34 (0.36%) EMIR
6 33 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 33 (0.35%) Dodd-Frank
7 26 (0.27%) ISO 9001
7 26 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 24 (0.25%) Solvency II
9 17 (0.18%) SEPA
10 14 (0.15%) FATCA
11 12 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 12 (0.13%) P3O
11 12 (0.13%) PCI DSS
12 11 (0.12%) COBIT
13 4 (0.042%) ISO 9000
13 4 (0.042%) TickIT
14 3 (0.032%) TARGET2
15 2 (0.021%) Basel III
System Software
1 106 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 82 (0.86%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.17%) XenApp
5 13 (0.14%) vSphere
6 10 (0.11%) Firmware
7 8 (0.084%) Terminal Services
7 8 (0.084%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.053%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (0.042%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.042%) XenServer
10 2 (0.021%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.011%) Varnish
11 1 (0.011%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 12 (0.13%) SCCM
3 6 (0.063%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.042%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.042%) MOM
4 4 (0.042%) ThinApp
5 2 (0.021%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.021%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.021%) Puppet
5 2 (0.021%) SCOM
5 2 (0.021%) Simpana
5 2 (0.021%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.011%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.011%) CA LISA
6 1 (0.011%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.011%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.011%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.011%) OpenView
6 1 (0.011%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.011%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1000 (10.51%) Microsoft
2 396 (4.16%) Oracle
3 373 (3.92%) SAP
4 221 (2.32%) VMware
5 158 (1.66%) Cisco
6 149 (1.57%) Citrix
7 132 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 70 (0.74%) HP
9 54 (0.57%) Google
10 53 (0.56%) hybris
10 53 (0.56%) IBM
11 35 (0.37%) Atlassian
11 35 (0.37%) EMC
12 34 (0.36%) Infor
13 31 (0.33%) Adobe
14 29 (0.30%) Cognos
15 26 (0.27%) NetApp
16 24 (0.25%) ServiceNow
17 23 (0.24%) ATG
17 23 (0.24%) Rally
Chorley, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + extensive bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £56000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £ DOE
Posted: 13 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Benefits + Car
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 13 hours ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £78000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Car and benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 60k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + Car
Posted: 14 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Clarius Solutions Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Extremely Competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Boston Hale
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £75000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago