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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 46 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5639 5034 5549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.37% 4.92% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.67% 5.20% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4649 4073 4762
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £73,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +4 2354 £57,500 - 289
South East +5 1104 £52,500 +5.00% 138
East of England +21 456 £52,500 +8.24% 39
North West +23 453 £47,500 +5.55% 60
Yorkshire -7 410 £45,000 -10.00% 50
West Midlands +12 322 £50,000 +11.11% 43
South West +26 302 £50,000 - 67
East Midlands +13 149 £45,000 -5.26% 28
North East -16 41 £52,500 +23.52% 5
Midlands +3 12 £60,000 +41.17% 5
South Coast +3 3 £65,000 +18.18%
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 7040 (63.56%) Project Management
2 4959 (44.77%) PRINCE2
3 3699 (33.39%) Finance
4 3402 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2152 (19.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 1264 (11.41%) Scrum
7 1241 (11.20%) Degree
8 1143 (10.32%) Microsoft
9 1101 (9.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1088 (9.82%) MS Project
11 1056 (9.53%) PMI Certification
12 996 (8.99%) Waterfall
13 938 (8.47%) Retail
14 929 (8.39%) E-Commerce
15 847 (7.65%) MS Excel
16 831 (7.50%) Telecoms
17 822 (7.42%) Change Management
18 820 (7.40%) Banking
19 782 (7.06%) ITIL
20 763 (6.89%) PMP
21 678 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 670 (6.05%) Marketing
23 659 (5.95%) Risk Management
24 643 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
25 628 (5.67%) Business Analysis
26 606 (5.47%) CRM
27 567 (5.12%) PRINCE
28 558 (5.04%) Project Planning
29 552 (4.98%) Oracle
30 524 (4.73%) MS Office

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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
1 344 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 182 (1.64%) CMS
3 73 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
4 71 (0.64%) MS Project Server
5 70 (0.63%) Lync
6 54 (0.49%) Drupal
7 49 (0.44%) MS Exchange
8 37 (0.33%) Confluence
9 32 (0.29%) Umbraco
10 30 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 27 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
12 26 (0.23%) WebSphere
13 25 (0.23%) SAS
14 24 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
15 22 (0.20%) Apache
16 21 (0.19%) IIS
17 17 (0.15%) WordPress
18 16 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
19 13 (0.12%) Oracle Workflow
20 12 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1088 (9.82%) MS Project
2 847 (7.65%) MS Excel
3 524 (4.73%) MS Office
4 234 (2.11%) MS Visio
5 207 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
6 30 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.14%) Niku Workbench
8 12 (0.11%) Open Workbench
9 6 (0.054%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.018%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.018%) Mingle
10 2 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.018%) InDesign
11 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.009%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.009%) InCopy
11 1 (0.009%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 143 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 88 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 78 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 61 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 43 (0.39%) Magento
6 39 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 30 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
8 27 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
9 25 (0.23%) SAP ERP
9 25 (0.23%) Agresso
10 23 (0.21%) SAP FI
10 23 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
10 23 (0.21%) SAP CO
11 22 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
12 18 (0.16%) Google Analytics
13 17 (0.15%) Dynamics GP
14 14 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
15 13 (0.12%) SAP CRM
16 11 (0.099%) HFM
16 11 (0.099%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 259 (2.34%) SaaS
2 61 (0.55%) Office 365
3 43 (0.39%) Basecamp
4 37 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (0.063%) IaaS
8 6 (0.054%) PaaS
9 5 (0.045%) GitHub
10 3 (0.027%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.018%) Trello
11 2 (0.018%) Taleo
12 1 (0.009%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 223 (2.01%) WAN
2 185 (1.67%) Internet
3 147 (1.33%) LAN
4 97 (0.88%) Firewall
5 89 (0.80%) Unified Communications
6 85 (0.77%) Wireless
7 77 (0.70%) SAN
8 68 (0.61%) Intranet
9 56 (0.51%) VoIP
10 51 (0.46%) MPLS
11 39 (0.35%) IP Telephony
11 39 (0.35%) VPN
12 34 (0.31%) Network Security
13 33 (0.30%) 3G
14 30 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
14 30 (0.27%) Extranet
15 29 (0.26%) 4G
16 28 (0.25%) DNS
17 24 (0.22%) 2G
18 18 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (1.62%) SQL Server
2 163 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
3 50 (0.45%) Relational Database
4 47 (0.42%) Big Data
5 42 (0.38%) MySQL
6 30 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (0.25%) Oracle Database
8 27 (0.24%) DataStage
9 23 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 17 (0.15%) Oracle Database 11g
12 16 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (0.14%) Data Mining
13 15 (0.14%) SAP BW
14 14 (0.13%) BusinessObjects
14 14 (0.13%) Data Mart
15 13 (0.12%) Oracle BI EE
15 13 (0.12%) RDBMS
16 12 (0.11%) Hadoop
16 12 (0.11%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 212 (1.91%) JIRA
2 40 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (0.15%) Cucumber
4 11 (0.099%) Subversion
5 10 (0.090%) Jenkins
5 10 (0.090%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.063%) Bugzilla
7 6 (0.054%) Maven
7 6 (0.054%) PowerBuilder
7 6 (0.054%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.054%) Axure RP
7 6 (0.054%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (0.045%) Calabash
9 4 (0.036%) Redmine
9 4 (0.036%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.027%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.027%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.027%) LabVIEW
10 3 (0.027%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (0.027%) Visual Studio
General
1 3699 (33.39%) Finance
2 938 (8.47%) Retail
3 831 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 820 (7.40%) Banking
5 670 (6.05%) Marketing
6 297 (2.68%) Manufacturing
7 279 (2.52%) Legal
8 234 (2.11%) Advertising
9 218 (1.97%) Games
10 199 (1.80%) Billing
11 184 (1.66%) Publishing
12 169 (1.53%) Law
13 157 (1.42%) Investment Banking
14 121 (1.09%) Back Office
15 114 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
16 91 (0.82%) Automotive
17 90 (0.81%) Front Office
18 73 (0.66%) Electronics
19 72 (0.65%) Retail Banking
20 67 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (3.91%) .NET
2 226 (2.04%) HTML
3 130 (1.17%) CSS
4 85 (0.77%) XML
5 78 (0.70%) ASP.NET
6 66 (0.60%) J2EE
7 59 (0.53%) Middleware
8 56 (0.51%) HTML5
9 55 (0.50%) Web Services
10 45 (0.41%) .NET Framework
11 33 (0.30%) EDI
12 29 (0.26%) jQuery
13 28 (0.25%) Velocity
14 25 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
15 24 (0.22%) FIX Protocol
16 17 (0.15%) Java EE
17 16 (0.14%) CSS3
18 14 (0.13%) LAMP
19 13 (0.12%) WCF
20 12 (0.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 643 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
2 476 (4.30%) PMI
3 299 (2.70%) User Experience
4 280 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 229 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 156 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 145 (1.31%) Social Media
8 144 (1.30%) Computer Science
9 137 (1.24%) Digital Media
10 112 (1.01%) EPoS
11 110 (0.99%) Derivative
12 109 (0.98%) NHS
13 106 (0.96%) FMCG
14 101 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 69 (0.62%) Equities
16 68 (0.61%) Fixed Income
17 46 (0.42%) Data Integration
17 46 (0.42%) Open Source
18 45 (0.41%) Mathematics
19 43 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 313 (2.83%) Windows
2 105 (0.95%) UNIX
3 92 (0.83%) Linux
4 78 (0.70%) Apple iOS
4 78 (0.70%) Android
5 47 (0.42%) Windows 7
6 44 (0.40%) Solaris
7 28 (0.25%) Windows 8
8 24 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.17%) Windows XP
10 17 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (0.12%) AIX
12 10 (0.090%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.063%) Windows Mobile
14 5 (0.045%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.018%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.018%) VMS
16 1 (0.009%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7040 (63.56%) Project Management
2 4959 (44.77%) PRINCE2
3 3402 (30.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2152 (19.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 1264 (11.41%) Scrum
6 996 (8.99%) Waterfall
7 929 (8.39%) E-Commerce
8 822 (7.42%) Change Management
9 782 (7.06%) ITIL
10 659 (5.95%) Risk Management
11 628 (5.67%) Business Analysis
12 606 (5.47%) CRM
13 567 (5.12%) PRINCE
14 558 (5.04%) Project Planning
15 496 (4.48%) Programme Management
16 482 (4.35%) Matrix Management
17 462 (4.17%) ERP
18 432 (3.90%) Migration
19 426 (3.85%) Change Control
20 391 (3.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 385 (3.48%) SQL
2 363 (3.28%) Java
3 169 (1.53%) C#
4 138 (1.25%) C
5 109 (0.98%) JavaScript
6 74 (0.67%) PHP
7 44 (0.40%) C++
8 30 (0.27%) VBA
9 19 (0.17%) PL/SQL
9 19 (0.17%) Ruby
10 12 (0.11%) Python
11 8 (0.072%) VB.NET
12 7 (0.063%) VB
13 6 (0.054%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.054%) Objective-C
13 6 (0.054%) Lingo
14 4 (0.036%) Perl
15 3 (0.027%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (0.027%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.027%) R
Qualifications
1 1241 (11.20%) Degree
2 1101 (9.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1056 (9.53%) PMI Certification
4 763 (6.89%) PMP
5 678 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 361 (3.26%) Security Cleared
7 259 (2.34%) SC Cleared
8 170 (1.53%) APMP
9 132 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
10 101 (0.91%) ISEB
11 66 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
13 26 (0.23%) CCNA
14 25 (0.23%) MAPM
15 24 (0.22%) CCNP
15 24 (0.22%) CISSP
16 21 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
17 19 (0.17%) DV Cleared
18 16 (0.14%) HND
19 15 (0.14%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 409 (3.69%) QA
2 82 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 59 (0.53%) SLA
4 46 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 35 (0.32%) EMIR
6 31 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 27 (0.24%) Solvency II
8 24 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
9 20 (0.18%) Basel III
9 20 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 18 (0.16%) MiFID
11 15 (0.14%) Basel II
12 14 (0.13%) ISO 14001
13 13 (0.12%) FATCA
14 8 (0.072%) CRD IV
15 7 (0.063%) Data Quality
15 7 (0.063%) ISO 9000
16 6 (0.054%) COBIT
16 6 (0.054%) COSO
16 6 (0.054%) P3O
System Software
1 97 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 70 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 36 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 13 (0.12%) vSphere
5 10 (0.090%) Firmware
6 7 (0.063%) Oracle RMAN
6 7 (0.063%) vCloud
7 6 (0.054%) XenApp
7 6 (0.054%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.045%) KVM
9 4 (0.036%) Xen
9 4 (0.036%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.027%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.027%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.027%) XenServer
11 2 (0.018%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.018%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.018%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.018%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.009%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 17 (0.15%) SCCM
1 17 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (0.090%) SCOM
3 7 (0.063%) Foglight
4 6 (0.054%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (0.045%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (0.036%) Cisco IPCC
7 3 (0.027%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (0.027%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.018%) OpenView
8 2 (0.018%) Control-M
9 1 (0.009%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.009%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.009%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.009%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.009%) Salt
9 1 (0.009%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.009%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.009%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.009%) MOM
Vendors
1 1143 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 552 (4.98%) Oracle
3 496 (4.48%) SAP
4 202 (1.82%) VMware
5 199 (1.80%) Cisco
6 165 (1.49%) Citrix
7 128 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 105 (0.95%) HP
9 91 (0.82%) IBM
10 66 (0.60%) hybris
11 52 (0.47%) Juniper
12 51 (0.46%) NetApp
13 48 (0.43%) Sage
14 47 (0.42%) Sitecore
15 42 (0.38%) F5
16 40 (0.36%) CheckPoint
17 39 (0.35%) Google
18 36 (0.32%) JD Edwards
19 34 (0.31%) ION Trading
20 33 (0.30%) Informatica
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London
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City, London
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