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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 44 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5501 5279 5577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.11% 5.17% 4.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.41% 5.49% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4390 4304 4908
Average salary £51,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.90% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
101684 96224 107055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.23% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83079 80543 92244
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 -3 2463 £57,500 -4.16% 372
South East +1 1135 £50,000 - 131
Yorkshire -6 391 £45,000 -5.26% 57
East of England +22 381 £49,000 -2.00% 55
North West +7 351 £45,000 +3.44% 73
South West +3 300 £45,000 - 66
West Midlands 0 267 £48,000 -4.00% 35
East Midlands -9 153 £50,000 +5.26% 33
North East +6 36 £45,000 +3.44% 10
Midlands +11 17 £46,000 -16.36% 1
South Coast - 2 - -
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 7231 (61.47%) Project Management
2 5000 (42.51%) PRINCE2
3 3923 (33.35%) Finance
4 2189 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 1847 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1511 (12.85%) Scrum
7 1212 (10.30%) Retail
8 1211 (10.29%) Degree
9 1154 (9.81%) Microsoft
10 1109 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1096 (9.32%) MS Project
12 1046 (8.89%) E-Commerce
13 972 (8.26%) PMI Certification
14 915 (7.78%) MS Excel
15 890 (7.57%) Waterfall
16 885 (7.52%) Banking
17 828 (7.04%) Business Analysis
18 818 (6.95%) Telecoms
19 802 (6.82%) Change Management
20 783 (6.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 774 (6.58%) ITIL
22 764 (6.49%) Risk Management
23 719 (6.11%) PMP
24 716 (6.09%) Marketing
25 660 (5.61%) CRM
26 608 (5.17%) Project Planning
27 602 (5.12%) PRINCE
28 593 (5.04%) .NET
29 588 (5.00%) Programme Management
30 574 (4.88%) MS Office

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 364 (3.09%) SharePoint
2 236 (2.01%) CMS
3 85 (0.72%) Drupal
4 63 (0.54%) MS Project Server
5 54 (0.46%) Lync
6 48 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 48 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 40 (0.34%) MS Exchange
8 25 (0.21%) IIS
9 24 (0.20%) Apache
9 24 (0.20%) SAS
10 22 (0.19%) BizTalk Server
11 21 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
11 21 (0.18%) Umbraco
12 20 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (0.16%) WordPress
14 17 (0.14%) WebLogic
15 16 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
15 16 (0.14%) Adobe CQ
16 15 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1096 (9.32%) MS Project
2 915 (7.78%) MS Excel
3 574 (4.88%) MS Office
4 294 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 205 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
6 33 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 21 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 15 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.13%) InDesign
9 13 (0.11%) Mingle
10 11 (0.094%) Adobe Premiere
11 5 (0.043%) Open Workbench
12 4 (0.034%) SPSS
12 4 (0.034%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.026%) FastStats
14 1 (0.009%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.009%) InCopy
14 1 (0.009%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.009%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 148 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 101 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
3 58 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 58 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
4 54 (0.46%) Magento
5 52 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
6 37 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
7 28 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 26 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
9 24 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 21 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
11 20 (0.17%) SAP CRM
11 20 (0.17%) Agresso
11 20 (0.17%) SAP Business One
12 17 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
12 17 (0.14%) SAP FI
12 17 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
12 17 (0.14%) SAP CO
13 14 (0.12%) Maximo
13 14 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 214 (1.82%) SaaS
2 34 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
2 34 (0.29%) Basecamp
3 32 (0.27%) Office 365
4 19 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
6 12 (0.10%) Taleo
7 10 (0.085%) IaaS
7 10 (0.085%) PaaS
8 7 (0.060%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (0.034%) GitHub
9 4 (0.034%) Trello
10 3 (0.026%) Force.com
11 1 (0.009%) Heroku
11 1 (0.009%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.009%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 229 (1.95%) Internet
2 214 (1.82%) WAN
3 138 (1.17%) LAN
4 101 (0.86%) SAN
5 90 (0.77%) Unified Communications
6 73 (0.62%) Wireless
7 72 (0.61%) Intranet
8 71 (0.60%) Firewall
9 47 (0.40%) IP Telephony
10 38 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
10 38 (0.32%) MPLS
11 35 (0.30%) VoIP
12 29 (0.25%) Network Security
13 23 (0.20%) HTTP
14 22 (0.19%) Cisco IPT
15 21 (0.18%) NAS
16 19 (0.16%) TCP/IP
17 18 (0.15%) 3G
18 14 (0.12%) VPN
18 14 (0.12%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 253 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
2 150 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 89 (0.76%) MySQL
4 54 (0.46%) Big Data
5 50 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 49 (0.42%) QlikView
7 38 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 38 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
8 34 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
9 33 (0.28%) Spotfire
10 28 (0.24%) NoSQL
11 23 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (0.20%) Relational Database
12 22 (0.19%) Data Mining
13 18 (0.15%) Oracle Exadata
14 17 (0.14%) Data Mart
14 17 (0.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (0.13%) OLAP
16 14 (0.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 287 (2.44%) JIRA
2 27 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (0.13%) Bugzilla
4 14 (0.12%) Cucumber
5 10 (0.085%) Jenkins
6 9 (0.077%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.060%) Axure RP
7 7 (0.060%) Subversion
8 6 (0.051%) Git (software)
8 6 (0.051%) FogBugz
9 5 (0.043%) Redmine
9 5 (0.043%) Maven
9 5 (0.043%) Eclipse
9 5 (0.043%) Ant
9 5 (0.043%) LSMW
10 4 (0.034%) RequisitePro
10 4 (0.034%) Toad
10 4 (0.034%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.034%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.034%) Rational Rose
General
1 3923 (33.35%) Finance
2 1212 (10.30%) Retail
3 885 (7.52%) Banking
4 818 (6.95%) Telecoms
5 716 (6.09%) Marketing
6 283 (2.41%) Publishing
7 282 (2.40%) Advertising
8 268 (2.28%) Legal
9 260 (2.21%) Manufacturing
10 236 (2.01%) Law
11 234 (1.99%) Investment Banking
12 219 (1.86%) Games
13 187 (1.59%) Back Office
14 129 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
15 121 (1.03%) Billing
16 110 (0.94%) Front Office
17 104 (0.88%) Retail Banking
18 95 (0.81%) Automotive
19 90 (0.77%) Financial Institution
20 69 (0.59%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 593 (5.04%) .NET
2 300 (2.55%) HTML
3 190 (1.62%) CSS
4 135 (1.15%) XML
5 92 (0.78%) J2EE
6 91 (0.77%) ASP.NET
7 79 (0.67%) HTML5
8 78 (0.66%) Web Services
9 50 (0.43%) .NET Framework
10 49 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
10 49 (0.42%) Middleware
11 47 (0.40%) jQuery
12 38 (0.32%) LAMP
13 35 (0.30%) Velocity
14 22 (0.19%) Ajax
15 20 (0.17%) EDI
16 19 (0.16%) XHTML
17 18 (0.15%) COM
17 18 (0.15%) CSS3
18 17 (0.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 424 (3.60%) PMI
2 293 (2.49%) Management Information System
3 241 (2.05%) Mobile App
4 200 (1.70%) Social Media
5 175 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 174 (1.48%) Computer Science
7 157 (1.33%) Digital Media
8 126 (1.07%) FMCG
9 116 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 102 (0.87%) NHS
11 97 (0.82%) Derivative
12 88 (0.75%) E-Learning
13 87 (0.74%) EPoS
14 68 (0.58%) Equities
15 66 (0.56%) Credit Risk
16 61 (0.52%) Open Source
17 56 (0.48%) Fixed Income
18 47 (0.40%) Life Science
19 46 (0.39%) Data Integration
20 39 (0.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 337 (2.86%) Windows
2 159 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 136 (1.16%) Android
4 118 (1.00%) UNIX
5 112 (0.95%) Linux
6 55 (0.47%) Windows 7
7 44 (0.37%) Solaris
8 30 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 17 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (0.060%) AIX
12 7 (0.060%) VMS
13 4 (0.034%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.034%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.026%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.026%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.017%) Windows NT
15 2 (0.017%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.017%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7231 (61.47%) Project Management
2 5000 (42.51%) PRINCE2
3 2189 (18.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 1847 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1511 (12.85%) Scrum
6 1046 (8.89%) E-Commerce
7 890 (7.57%) Waterfall
8 828 (7.04%) Business Analysis
9 802 (6.82%) Change Management
10 774 (6.58%) ITIL
11 764 (6.49%) Risk Management
12 660 (5.61%) CRM
13 608 (5.17%) Project Planning
14 602 (5.12%) PRINCE
15 588 (5.00%) Programme Management
16 500 (4.25%) Matrix Management
17 470 (4.00%) ERP
18 466 (3.96%) Migration
19 429 (3.65%) Change Control
20 378 (3.21%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 457 (3.89%) Java
2 406 (3.45%) SQL
3 274 (2.33%) C#
4 169 (1.44%) PHP
5 153 (1.30%) JavaScript
6 127 (1.08%) C
7 78 (0.66%) C++
8 30 (0.26%) Perl
9 23 (0.20%) VBA
10 20 (0.17%) PL/SQL
10 20 (0.17%) Objective-C
11 19 (0.16%) Ruby
12 18 (0.15%) VB
12 18 (0.15%) VB.NET
13 14 (0.12%) PowerHouse
14 12 (0.10%) Groovy
15 11 (0.094%) VBScript
16 9 (0.077%) Scala
16 9 (0.077%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.060%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1211 (10.29%) Degree
2 1109 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 972 (8.26%) PMI Certification
4 783 (6.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 719 (6.11%) PMP
6 444 (3.77%) Security Cleared
7 355 (3.02%) SC Cleared
8 176 (1.50%) APMP
9 114 (0.97%) ISEB
10 89 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 49 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
12 29 (0.25%) DV Cleared
13 22 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 18 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (0.13%) CCNP
15 15 (0.13%) ACCA
16 14 (0.12%) CCNA
17 13 (0.11%) CIMA
18 11 (0.094%) MBA
18 11 (0.094%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 496 (4.22%) QA
2 107 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 73 (0.62%) SLA
4 62 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 42 (0.36%) PCI DSS
6 30 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 28 (0.24%) EMIR
8 27 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
9 22 (0.19%) Data Quality
10 20 (0.17%) Basel III
11 19 (0.16%) Solvency II
12 14 (0.12%) COREP
12 14 (0.12%) TickIT
13 13 (0.11%) COBIT
14 11 (0.094%) MiFID
14 11 (0.094%) ISO 14001
15 10 (0.085%) GCP
16 9 (0.077%) Basel II
17 8 (0.068%) ISO 9000
17 8 (0.068%) CRD IV
System Software
1 96 (0.82%) Active Directory
1 96 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (0.29%) Hyper-V
3 13 (0.11%) vSphere
4 8 (0.068%) Xen
5 6 (0.051%) NFS
5 6 (0.051%) VMware Server
6 5 (0.043%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.034%) Forefront TMG
7 4 (0.034%) XenApp
7 4 (0.034%) ISA Server
7 4 (0.034%) GPFS
8 3 (0.026%) vCloud
8 3 (0.026%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.017%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.017%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.017%) KVM
10 1 (0.009%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.009%) Corosync
10 1 (0.009%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 52 (0.44%) SCCM
2 20 (0.17%) SCOM
2 20 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.085%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (0.051%) Cisco UCCE
4 6 (0.051%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.043%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.034%) SAP Afaria
7 3 (0.026%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (0.026%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.017%) Puppet
8 2 (0.017%) OpenView
8 2 (0.017%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.017%) CA Spectrum
9 1 (0.009%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1154 (9.81%) Microsoft
2 534 (4.54%) Oracle
3 406 (3.45%) SAP
4 201 (1.71%) Cisco
5 190 (1.62%) VMware
6 184 (1.56%) Citrix
7 161 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
8 124 (1.05%) IBM
9 86 (0.73%) HP
9 86 (0.73%) Google
10 79 (0.67%) hybris
11 68 (0.58%) Sitecore
12 65 (0.55%) Fujitsu
13 57 (0.48%) Sage
14 53 (0.45%) Facebook
15 48 (0.41%) Adobe
16 43 (0.37%) Business Objects
17 42 (0.36%) EMC
17 42 (0.36%) JD Edwards
18 41 (0.35%) EPiServer
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £52500 Per Annum £40-52500 plus bonus + bens
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Horsham, West Sussex
Imperative People
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, health etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, health etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + bonus, health etc
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum £4.2K Car Allowance
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Vadis People
Salary: circ £50k + Attractive Benefits including discounted travel
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
British Airways
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Quindell Plc - Metaskil
Salary: From £50,000 to £57,000 per annum upto £57k plus bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Kent
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago