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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 43 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5533 5421 5109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.41% 5.06% 5.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.75% 5.35% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4589 4315 4174
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
London +7 2442 £60,000 +4.34% 381
South East -11 974 £50,000 - 127
East of England +16 447 £53,000 +8.71% 51
Yorkshire +8 423 £45,000 - 49
North West +12 390 £45,000 - 84
West Midlands +13 340 £49,500 +4.21% 42
East Midlands +22 252 £47,500 -5.00% 27
South West -27 233 £47,500 +5.55% 41
Midlands -7 22 £50,000 +8.69%
North East -28 14 £45,000 - 8
South Coast +2 2 - -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6875 (63.56%) Project Management
2 4793 (44.31%) PRINCE2
3 3650 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
4 3642 (33.67%) Finance
5 2292 (21.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 1255 (11.60%) Scrum
7 1230 (11.37%) Degree
8 1170 (10.82%) PMI Certification
9 1165 (10.77%) Microsoft
10 1145 (10.59%) Retail
11 1048 (9.69%) MS Project
12 996 (9.21%) Waterfall
13 974 (9.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 928 (8.58%) SDLC
15 924 (8.54%) Change Management
16 890 (8.23%) Banking
17 856 (7.91%) Risk Management
18 850 (7.86%) PMP
19 835 (7.72%) ITIL
20 833 (7.70%) E-Commerce
21 778 (7.19%) MS Excel
22 744 (6.88%) Project Planning
23 693 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
24 687 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 684 (6.32%) Data Centre
26 617 (5.70%) Telecoms
27 582 (5.38%) CRM
28 576 (5.32%) Software Delivery
29 544 (5.03%) Business Analysis
30 506 (4.68%) Marketing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 318 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 192 (1.77%) CMS
3 96 (0.89%) WebSphere
4 73 (0.67%) Confluence
5 45 (0.42%) MS Project Server
6 42 (0.39%) Lync
7 39 (0.36%) MS Exchange
8 34 (0.31%) Drupal
9 24 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
10 23 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 20 (0.18%) WordPress
12 18 (0.17%) Umbraco
13 17 (0.16%) WorkSite
13 17 (0.16%) IIS
13 17 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
14 16 (0.15%) Tomcat
14 16 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
15 14 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 13 (0.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 1048 (9.69%) MS Project
2 778 (7.19%) MS Excel
3 488 (4.51%) MS Office
4 301 (2.78%) MS Visio
5 221 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 54 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
7 17 (0.16%) Open Workbench
8 8 (0.074%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.055%) AutoCAD
10 5 (0.046%) Niku Workbench
11 4 (0.037%) Mingle
12 3 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.028%) Simulink
13 2 (0.018%) S-PLUS
13 2 (0.018%) SPSS
14 1 (0.009%) SOLIDWORKS
14 1 (0.009%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.009%) InDesign
14 1 (0.009%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.009%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 150 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 47 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 40 (0.37%) Magento
5 39 (0.36%) SAP FI
6 36 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
7 28 (0.26%) SAP ERP
8 26 (0.24%) SAP SD
8 26 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
9 25 (0.23%) Primavera
9 25 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
9 25 (0.23%) SAP CO
9 25 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
10 19 (0.18%) SAP SCM
10 19 (0.18%) SAP CRM
11 18 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
12 17 (0.16%) Endur
13 15 (0.14%) Agresso
13 15 (0.14%) Retail-J
14 14 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 218 (2.02%) SaaS
2 92 (0.85%) Office 365
3 51 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
6 13 (0.12%) PaaS
6 13 (0.12%) IaaS
7 8 (0.074%) Force.com
7 8 (0.074%) Silverpop
8 5 (0.046%) Taleo
9 4 (0.037%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.037%) MailChimp
9 4 (0.037%) eCircle
9 4 (0.037%) iPaaS
10 3 (0.028%) Trello
10 3 (0.028%) Google Drive
11 2 (0.018%) Cloud Coach
11 2 (0.018%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.018%) Veeva
11 2 (0.018%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 320 (2.96%) WAN
2 188 (1.74%) LAN
3 125 (1.16%) Firewall
4 106 (0.98%) Internet
5 92 (0.85%) SAN
6 87 (0.80%) VoIP
7 81 (0.75%) Wireless
8 73 (0.67%) Intranet
9 63 (0.58%) Unified Communications
10 51 (0.47%) VPN
11 49 (0.45%) MPLS
12 36 (0.33%) Extranet
13 32 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
14 30 (0.28%) Skype
15 28 (0.26%) IP Telephony
16 21 (0.19%) DNS
16 21 (0.19%) Structured Cabling
17 19 (0.18%) WLAN
18 17 (0.16%) VLAN
19 16 (0.15%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (2.03%) SQL Server
2 163 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
3 90 (0.83%) Big Data
4 62 (0.57%) Relational Database
5 50 (0.46%) Oracle Database
6 37 (0.34%) MySQL
7 36 (0.33%) RDBMS
8 29 (0.27%) SAP BW
9 26 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
9 26 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
10 24 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 24 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (0.18%) MS Access
13 17 (0.16%) OLAP
13 17 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
14 14 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.12%) Hadoop
16 11 (0.10%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 261 (2.41%) JIRA
2 27 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (0.19%) Git (software)
4 12 (0.11%) Subversion
4 12 (0.11%) Hudson
5 11 (0.10%) Maven
6 10 (0.092%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.074%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.065%) Ant
8 7 (0.065%) Axure RP
9 6 (0.055%) YouTrack
9 6 (0.055%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.046%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.037%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.028%) JUnit
12 3 (0.028%) LSMW
12 3 (0.028%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.028%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (0.028%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.018%) Bugzilla
General
1 3642 (33.67%) Finance
2 1145 (10.59%) Retail
3 890 (8.23%) Banking
4 617 (5.70%) Telecoms
5 506 (4.68%) Marketing
6 292 (2.70%) Legal
7 227 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 188 (1.74%) Back Office
9 185 (1.71%) Investment Banking
10 183 (1.69%) Games
11 182 (1.68%) Law
12 131 (1.21%) Billing
13 130 (1.20%) Publishing
14 122 (1.13%) Front Office
15 97 (0.90%) Electronics
16 96 (0.89%) Advertising
17 85 (0.79%) Retail Banking
18 82 (0.76%) Financial Institution
19 71 (0.66%) French Language
20 70 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 423 (3.91%) .NET
2 172 (1.59%) HTML
3 104 (0.96%) CSS
4 90 (0.83%) Web Services
5 85 (0.79%) XML
6 54 (0.50%) J2EE
6 54 (0.50%) ASP.NET
7 43 (0.40%) Velocity
8 39 (0.36%) LAMP
9 38 (0.35%) Middleware
10 36 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
11 29 (0.27%) .NET Framework
12 26 (0.24%) HTML5
13 21 (0.19%) SOAP
14 20 (0.18%) WCF
15 16 (0.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (0.14%) SAP PI
17 14 (0.13%) Ajax
18 13 (0.12%) EDI
18 13 (0.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 693 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 684 (6.32%) Data Centre
3 486 (4.49%) PMI
4 204 (1.89%) Management Information System
5 174 (1.61%) Mobile App
6 168 (1.55%) Computer Science
7 160 (1.48%) User Experience
8 150 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 104 (0.96%) EPoS
10 87 (0.80%) FMCG
11 73 (0.67%) Digital Media
12 71 (0.66%) Social Media
13 61 (0.56%) Derivative
14 59 (0.55%) Equities
15 57 (0.53%) NHS
16 52 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 50 (0.46%) Fixed Income
18 47 (0.43%) DTV
19 37 (0.34%) Online Games
20 36 (0.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 355 (3.28%) Windows
2 117 (1.08%) Linux
3 84 (0.78%) UNIX
4 40 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (0.36%) Solaris
5 39 (0.36%) Android
6 36 (0.33%) Windows 7
7 34 (0.31%) Windows XP
8 29 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (0.25%) Apple iOS
9 27 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 18 (0.17%) AIX
11 8 (0.074%) Windows 8
12 6 (0.055%) Mac OS X
13 4 (0.037%) VMS
14 3 (0.028%) zOS
15 2 (0.018%) Windows CE
15 2 (0.018%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.018%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.009%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6875 (63.56%) Project Management
2 4793 (44.31%) PRINCE2
3 3650 (33.74%) Agile Software Development
4 2292 (21.19%) Stakeholder Management
5 1255 (11.60%) Scrum
6 996 (9.21%) Waterfall
7 928 (8.58%) SDLC
8 924 (8.54%) Change Management
9 856 (7.91%) Risk Management
10 835 (7.72%) ITIL
11 833 (7.70%) E-Commerce
12 744 (6.88%) Project Planning
13 582 (5.38%) CRM
14 576 (5.32%) Software Delivery
15 544 (5.03%) Business Analysis
16 499 (4.61%) Programme Management
17 474 (4.38%) ERP
18 414 (3.83%) PRINCE
19 410 (3.79%) Change Control
20 389 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 319 (2.95%) Java
2 279 (2.58%) SQL
3 170 (1.57%) C#
4 133 (1.23%) C
5 81 (0.75%) PHP
6 80 (0.74%) JavaScript
7 47 (0.43%) C++
8 17 (0.16%) PL/SQL
8 17 (0.16%) Objective-C
8 17 (0.16%) Ruby
9 12 (0.11%) Python
10 11 (0.10%) ABAP
10 11 (0.10%) Lingo
11 10 (0.092%) VBA
11 10 (0.092%) MATLAB
11 10 (0.092%) Perl
12 9 (0.083%) VB
13 7 (0.065%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.065%) XQuery
13 7 (0.065%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1230 (11.37%) Degree
2 1170 (10.82%) PMI Certification
3 974 (9.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 850 (7.86%) PMP
5 687 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 310 (2.87%) Security Cleared
7 209 (1.93%) SC Cleared
8 204 (1.89%) APMP
9 130 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
10 124 (1.15%) ISEB
11 61 (0.56%) DV Cleared
12 39 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
13 38 (0.35%) CCNA
14 17 (0.16%) HND
15 15 (0.14%) HNC
16 14 (0.13%) APMG
17 13 (0.12%) Microsoft Certification
18 10 (0.092%) MCSE
19 9 (0.083%) MAPM
20 8 (0.074%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (3.14%) QA
2 70 (0.65%) SLA
3 68 (0.63%) MiFID
4 67 (0.62%) EMIR
5 57 (0.53%) Dodd-Frank
6 46 (0.43%) PMBOK
6 46 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 37 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 29 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 24 (0.22%) FATCA
10 20 (0.18%) Solvency II
11 19 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (0.092%) Data Quality
13 8 (0.074%) P3O
13 8 (0.074%) COBIT
14 7 (0.065%) TickIT
14 7 (0.065%) COREP
15 6 (0.055%) FINREP
16 5 (0.046%) ISO 14001
17 4 (0.037%) HL7
System Software
1 109 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 79 (0.73%) Active Directory
3 31 (0.29%) XenApp
4 16 (0.15%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.12%) XenDesktop
6 9 (0.083%) Firmware
6 9 (0.083%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 6 (0.055%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (0.046%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.037%) ISA Server
9 4 (0.037%) vSphere
10 3 (0.028%) RACF
11 2 (0.018%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.018%) XenServer
12 1 (0.009%) vCloud
12 1 (0.009%) KVM
12 1 (0.009%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.009%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 21 (0.19%) SCCM
2 16 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 14 (0.13%) Tivoli
4 12 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (0.092%) Cisco IPCC
5 10 (0.092%) SCOM
6 8 (0.074%) Cisco UCCE
7 5 (0.046%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (0.037%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.028%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 3 (0.028%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.028%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.018%) Puppet
10 2 (0.018%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.009%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.009%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.009%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.009%) MOM
11 1 (0.009%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.009%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1165 (10.77%) Microsoft
2 445 (4.11%) Oracle
3 430 (3.98%) SAP
4 206 (1.90%) Cisco
5 197 (1.82%) VMware
6 115 (1.06%) Citrix
7 96 (0.89%) IBM
8 92 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 87 (0.80%) hybris
10 71 (0.66%) HP
11 58 (0.54%) Cognos
12 50 (0.46%) ATG
13 46 (0.43%) Demandware
14 37 (0.34%) Sitecore
15 33 (0.31%) EMC
16 32 (0.30%) Juniper
17 31 (0.29%) BT
17 31 (0.29%) Computacenter
17 31 (0.29%) Google
18 30 (0.28%) JD Edwards
Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 33 minutes ago
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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