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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 42 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5605 6263 4905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.43% 5.60% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 5.92% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4575 5159 4067
Average salary £52,500 £51,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -2 2329 £57,500 - 343
South East -13 1126 £52,000 +4.00% 187
Yorkshire +5 500 £45,000 - 58
East of England +22 452 £50,500 +1.00% 52
West Midlands +5 375 £50,000 +4.16% 59
North West +13 348 £45,000 - 90
South West +4 305 £47,500 - 57
East Midlands +11 180 £50,000 +8.69% 26
North East -23 26 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Midlands +3 11 £55,000 - 1
South Coast -3 2 £70,000 +27.27%
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6810 (61.44%) Project Management
2 4934 (44.51%) PRINCE2
3 3799 (34.27%) Finance
4 3612 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
5 2301 (20.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1277 (11.52%) Microsoft
7 1276 (11.51%) Scrum
8 1243 (11.21%) Degree
9 1127 (10.17%) Waterfall
10 1123 (10.13%) Retail
11 1099 (9.92%) PMI Certification
12 1087 (9.81%) MS Project
13 970 (8.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 932 (8.41%) Banking
15 919 (8.29%) MS Excel
16 918 (8.28%) E-Commerce
17 823 (7.43%) ITIL
18 815 (7.35%) Change Management
19 791 (7.14%) Telecoms
20 755 (6.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 753 (6.79%) PMP
22 708 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
23 695 (6.27%) Risk Management
24 656 (5.92%) CRM
25 619 (5.58%) Business Analysis
26 602 (5.43%) Project Planning
27 566 (5.11%) Marketing
28 561 (5.06%) PRINCE
29 530 (4.78%) Oracle
30 504 (4.55%) Software Delivery

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 346 (3.12%) SharePoint
2 178 (1.61%) CMS
3 85 (0.77%) Lync
4 64 (0.58%) WebSphere
5 55 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 52 (0.47%) Drupal
7 44 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 44 (0.40%) Confluence
8 32 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
9 30 (0.27%) WorkSite
10 27 (0.24%) SAS
11 24 (0.22%) MS Project Server
12 21 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
13 18 (0.16%) IIS
14 16 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
15 14 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2007
16 13 (0.12%) Umbraco
17 12 (0.11%) WordPress
17 12 (0.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1087 (9.81%) MS Project
2 919 (8.29%) MS Excel
3 471 (4.25%) MS Office
4 265 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 254 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 47 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.13%) Open Workbench
8 10 (0.090%) Niku Workbench
9 8 (0.072%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.054%) Mingle
11 3 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.027%) OmniGraffle
12 2 (0.018%) Windchill
13 1 (0.009%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.009%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.009%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.009%) InDesign
13 1 (0.009%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.009%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 170 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 51 (0.46%) SAP FI
4 45 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 45 (0.41%) SAP CO
5 39 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 33 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 30 (0.27%) Magento
8 28 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
8 28 (0.25%) SAP ERP
9 22 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
9 22 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
10 20 (0.18%) SAP SD
11 19 (0.17%) Primavera
12 17 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
12 17 (0.15%) SAP CRM
13 16 (0.14%) SAP Retail
13 16 (0.14%) Markit EDM
14 15 (0.14%) Oracle HRMS
15 13 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 253 (2.28%) SaaS
2 132 (1.19%) Office 365
3 89 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (0.14%) Basecamp
6 11 (0.099%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.081%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (0.072%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.072%) PaaS
9 6 (0.054%) Silverpop
10 5 (0.045%) Taleo
11 4 (0.036%) Force.com
11 4 (0.036%) IaaS
11 4 (0.036%) eCircle
11 4 (0.036%) MailChimp
12 3 (0.027%) FinancialForce.com
13 2 (0.018%) iPaaS
13 2 (0.018%) Cloud Coach
13 2 (0.018%) Yammer
13 2 (0.018%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 212 (1.91%) WAN
2 146 (1.32%) Internet
3 140 (1.26%) LAN
4 117 (1.06%) Firewall
5 95 (0.86%) Intranet
6 93 (0.84%) Wireless
7 72 (0.65%) SAN
8 57 (0.51%) Unified Communications
9 56 (0.51%) Extranet
10 54 (0.49%) VoIP
11 43 (0.39%) VPN
12 35 (0.32%) MPLS
13 27 (0.24%) IP Telephony
14 23 (0.21%) Structured Cabling
15 20 (0.18%) Network Security
16 19 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
17 15 (0.14%) 4G
18 14 (0.13%) LTE
18 14 (0.13%) 3G
18 14 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 178 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 68 (0.61%) Big Data
4 55 (0.50%) Relational Database
5 33 (0.30%) Oracle Database
6 32 (0.29%) DataStage
7 31 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 26 (0.23%) Oracle BI EE
9 23 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 23 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
10 22 (0.20%) RDBMS
10 22 (0.20%) QlikView
11 20 (0.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 20 (0.18%) MySQL
11 20 (0.18%) Hadoop
12 19 (0.17%) Oracle Exadata
12 19 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (0.17%) SAP BW
13 15 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (0.12%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 242 (2.18%) JIRA
2 37 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (0.099%) Jenkins
4 10 (0.090%) Subversion
5 9 (0.081%) Maven
5 9 (0.081%) Hudson
5 9 (0.081%) Axure RP
6 7 (0.063%) YouTrack
6 7 (0.063%) FitNesse
6 7 (0.063%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (0.054%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (0.036%) SpecFlow
8 4 (0.036%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.027%) Git (software)
9 3 (0.027%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.027%) LabVIEW
9 3 (0.027%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.018%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.018%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.018%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3799 (34.27%) Finance
2 1123 (10.13%) Retail
3 932 (8.41%) Banking
4 791 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 566 (5.11%) Marketing
6 268 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 266 (2.40%) Legal
8 223 (2.01%) Billing
9 200 (1.80%) Advertising
10 184 (1.66%) Games
11 180 (1.62%) Law
12 158 (1.43%) Investment Banking
13 152 (1.37%) Publishing
14 125 (1.13%) Back Office
15 94 (0.85%) Electronics
16 92 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
17 74 (0.67%) Financial Institution
18 73 (0.66%) Front Office
19 61 (0.55%) Retail Banking
20 60 (0.54%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (3.94%) .NET
2 175 (1.58%) HTML
3 105 (0.95%) CSS
4 85 (0.77%) XML
5 61 (0.55%) J2EE
6 52 (0.47%) ASP.NET
7 51 (0.46%) Web Services
8 45 (0.41%) Velocity
9 43 (0.39%) HTML5
10 42 (0.38%) Middleware
11 37 (0.33%) Apache Flex
12 31 (0.28%) .NET Framework
13 23 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
13 23 (0.21%) EDI
13 23 (0.21%) Flash
14 20 (0.18%) FIX Protocol
15 16 (0.14%) SOAP
15 16 (0.14%) WebCenter
16 15 (0.14%) jQuery
17 12 (0.11%) J2ME
Miscellaneous
1 708 (6.39%) Analytical Skills
2 500 (4.51%) PMI
3 269 (2.43%) Management Information System
4 241 (2.17%) Mobile App
5 176 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 167 (1.51%) User Experience
7 154 (1.39%) Computer Science
8 106 (0.96%) EPoS
9 99 (0.89%) Digital Media
10 89 (0.80%) NHS
11 85 (0.77%) FMCG
12 83 (0.75%) Derivative
13 74 (0.67%) Social Media
14 53 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 51 (0.46%) Client/Server
15 51 (0.46%) Equities
16 46 (0.42%) Open Source
17 42 (0.38%) Kindle
18 39 (0.35%) Credit Risk
19 37 (0.33%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 391 (3.53%) Windows
2 99 (0.89%) Linux
3 89 (0.80%) UNIX
4 65 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 55 (0.50%) Android
6 43 (0.39%) Windows XP
7 41 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 34 (0.31%) Solaris
9 33 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 23 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 21 (0.19%) Windows 8
13 14 (0.13%) AIX
14 8 (0.072%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.045%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.018%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.018%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.009%) Windows 2000 Server
17 1 (0.009%) zOS
17 1 (0.009%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6810 (61.44%) Project Management
2 4934 (44.51%) PRINCE2
3 3612 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
4 2301 (20.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1276 (11.51%) Scrum
6 1127 (10.17%) Waterfall
7 918 (8.28%) E-Commerce
8 823 (7.43%) ITIL
9 815 (7.35%) Change Management
10 695 (6.27%) Risk Management
11 656 (5.92%) CRM
12 619 (5.58%) Business Analysis
13 602 (5.43%) Project Planning
14 561 (5.06%) PRINCE
15 504 (4.55%) Software Delivery
16 459 (4.14%) Programme Management
17 452 (4.08%) ERP
18 451 (4.07%) Resource Management
19 448 (4.04%) Change Control
20 427 (3.85%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 407 (3.67%) Java
2 347 (3.13%) SQL
3 187 (1.69%) C#
4 135 (1.22%) C
5 85 (0.77%) JavaScript
6 54 (0.49%) PHP
7 42 (0.38%) C++
8 22 (0.20%) PL/SQL
8 22 (0.20%) VBA
9 20 (0.18%) Python
10 17 (0.15%) Objective-C
10 17 (0.15%) Ruby
11 16 (0.14%) R
12 7 (0.063%) VB
12 7 (0.063%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.054%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.054%) MATLAB
14 5 (0.045%) ABAP
14 5 (0.045%) Perl
15 4 (0.036%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1243 (11.21%) Degree
2 1099 (9.92%) PMI Certification
3 970 (8.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 755 (6.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 753 (6.79%) PMP
6 387 (3.49%) Security Cleared
7 287 (2.59%) SC Cleared
8 128 (1.15%) APMP
9 102 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
10 79 (0.71%) ISEB
11 57 (0.51%) DV Cleared
12 33 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 28 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (0.21%) CCNA
15 20 (0.18%) CISSP
16 18 (0.16%) MAPM
17 17 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 15 (0.14%) MBA
19 14 (0.13%) HND
20 12 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 360 (3.25%) QA
2 77 (0.69%) SLA
3 72 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 51 (0.46%) EMIR
5 41 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 40 (0.36%) PMBOK
7 37 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
8 36 (0.32%) PCI DSS
9 29 (0.26%) MiFID
10 25 (0.23%) FATCA
11 21 (0.19%) ISO 14001
12 20 (0.18%) Solvency II
13 16 (0.14%) Basel III
14 14 (0.13%) ISO 9000
14 14 (0.13%) Basel II
15 10 (0.090%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 10 (0.090%) AIFMD
16 6 (0.054%) UCITS
16 6 (0.054%) Data Quality
16 6 (0.054%) CRD IV
System Software
1 127 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 44 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 18 (0.16%) XenApp
5 7 (0.063%) ISA Server
5 7 (0.063%) VMware ESX
5 7 (0.063%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (0.054%) vSphere
6 6 (0.054%) XenServer
7 5 (0.045%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (0.027%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.027%) IAG
9 2 (0.018%) Varnish
9 2 (0.018%) vCloud
9 2 (0.018%) Firmware
10 1 (0.009%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.009%) Xen
10 1 (0.009%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (0.17%) SCCM
2 16 (0.14%) SCOM
3 11 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
4 10 (0.090%) EMC NetWorker
5 8 (0.072%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.054%) Cisco CUCM
7 4 (0.036%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.036%) Salt
7 4 (0.036%) Puppet
7 4 (0.036%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (0.027%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.018%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.018%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.018%) Control-M
10 1 (0.009%) OpenView
10 1 (0.009%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.009%) WSUS
10 1 (0.009%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.009%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.009%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 1277 (11.52%) Microsoft
2 530 (4.78%) Oracle
3 478 (4.31%) SAP
4 217 (1.96%) VMware
5 162 (1.46%) Cisco
6 140 (1.26%) Citrix
7 102 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 99 (0.89%) IBM
9 85 (0.77%) HP
10 65 (0.59%) hybris
11 45 (0.41%) ATG
12 42 (0.38%) Juniper
13 41 (0.37%) Sage
14 40 (0.36%) Cognos
15 39 (0.35%) Demandware
16 37 (0.33%) NetApp
17 36 (0.32%) Informatica
17 36 (0.32%) JD Edwards
18 32 (0.29%) Sun
19 30 (0.27%) CheckPoint
South West London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benfits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Highly competitive + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000 Per Annum Plus bens and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hove, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £70k - 90k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + car allowance, bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: Yesterday
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus and good flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £42,000 to £53,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday