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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 46 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5358 5091 5352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.09% 5.07% 4.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.39% 5.38% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4333 4164 4597
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,079 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -1 2258 £60,000 - 360
South East +6 1107 £50,000 - 177
Yorkshire +1 431 £45,000 -5.26% 62
East of England +25 381 £51,500 +8.42% 65
North West +11 371 £45,000 - 72
South West +4 301 £47,500 +5.55% 58
West Midlands -10 285 £50,000 +8.69% 47
East Midlands 0 168 £50,000 +11.11% 21
North East -7 41 £51,250 +13.88% 6
Midlands +11 10 £46,000 -16.36% 1
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 7068 (62.47%) Project Management
2 4848 (42.85%) PRINCE2
3 3757 (33.21%) Finance
4 3624 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
5 2141 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 1459 (12.90%) Scrum
7 1178 (10.41%) Degree
8 1167 (10.31%) Retail
9 1122 (9.92%) Microsoft
10 1104 (9.76%) MS Project
11 1081 (9.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1027 (9.08%) E-Commerce
13 986 (8.71%) PMI Certification
14 917 (8.11%) Waterfall
15 883 (7.80%) MS Excel
16 831 (7.34%) Banking
17 795 (7.03%) Business Analysis
18 772 (6.82%) Telecoms
19 771 (6.81%) Risk Management
20 766 (6.77%) Change Management
21 761 (6.73%) ITIL
22 749 (6.62%) PMP
23 712 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
24 709 (6.27%) Marketing
25 670 (5.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
26 657 (5.81%) CRM
27 601 (5.31%) Project Planning
28 597 (5.28%) MS Office
29 591 (5.22%) PRINCE
30 543 (4.80%) Programme Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 333 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 226 (2.00%) CMS
3 80 (0.71%) MS Project Server
4 77 (0.68%) Drupal
5 59 (0.52%) Lync
6 45 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 43 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 40 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
9 37 (0.33%) MS Exchange
10 32 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 32 (0.28%) Confluence
11 31 (0.27%) Apache
12 22 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
12 22 (0.19%) IIS
13 18 (0.16%) WordPress
14 17 (0.15%) Adobe CQ
15 15 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
16 14 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (0.11%) SharePoint Server
18 12 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1104 (9.76%) MS Project
2 883 (7.80%) MS Excel
3 597 (5.28%) MS Office
4 294 (2.60%) MS Visio
5 189 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 35 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
8 14 (0.12%) InDesign
9 10 (0.088%) Adobe Premiere
10 9 (0.080%) Mingle
11 5 (0.044%) Open Workbench
12 4 (0.035%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 2 (0.018%) SPSS
14 2 (0.018%) FastStats
14 2 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.009%) InCopy
15 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
15 1 (0.009%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 155 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 106 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 68 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 67 (0.59%) Oracle EBS R12
5 54 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 47 (0.42%) Magento
7 39 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
8 29 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 26 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
10 23 (0.20%) Google Analytics
11 21 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
12 20 (0.18%) Agresso
13 19 (0.17%) SAP Business One
14 18 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
15 17 (0.15%) SAP CRM
16 16 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
17 15 (0.13%) SAP ERP
18 14 (0.12%) SAP CO
18 14 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
18 14 (0.12%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 212 (1.87%) SaaS
2 38 (0.34%) Basecamp
3 34 (0.30%) Office 365
4 31 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.080%) PaaS
7 9 (0.080%) IaaS
7 9 (0.080%) Taleo
8 8 (0.071%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.044%) Trello
9 5 (0.044%) GitHub
10 3 (0.027%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 229 (2.02%) Internet
2 202 (1.79%) WAN
3 129 (1.14%) LAN
4 100 (0.88%) Unified Communications
5 85 (0.75%) Firewall
6 83 (0.73%) Wireless
7 76 (0.67%) SAN
8 56 (0.49%) Intranet
9 45 (0.40%) VoIP
10 42 (0.37%) IP Telephony
11 41 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
12 35 (0.31%) Network Security
12 35 (0.31%) MPLS
13 26 (0.23%) 3G
14 21 (0.19%) 4G
14 21 (0.19%) TCP/IP
14 21 (0.19%) HTTP
14 21 (0.19%) Cisco IPT
15 19 (0.17%) VPN
16 17 (0.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
2 146 (1.29%) SQL Server
3 81 (0.72%) MySQL
4 46 (0.41%) Big Data
5 37 (0.33%) Oracle Database
6 30 (0.27%) Oracle BI EE
7 28 (0.25%) Relational Database
8 25 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 25 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
9 24 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 23 (0.20%) QlikView
11 19 (0.17%) Data Mining
11 19 (0.17%) Data Mart
12 18 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 17 (0.15%) Spotfire
14 14 (0.12%) Hadoop
14 14 (0.12%) Oracle Exadata
15 13 (0.11%) EDRMS
16 12 (0.11%) OLAP
17 11 (0.097%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 278 (2.46%) JIRA
2 31 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (0.19%) Cucumber
4 15 (0.13%) Bugzilla
5 11 (0.097%) Git (software)
6 10 (0.088%) Subversion
6 10 (0.088%) Jenkins
7 9 (0.080%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.062%) Axure RP
9 6 (0.053%) Redmine
9 6 (0.053%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.044%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (0.044%) Calabash
10 5 (0.044%) Rational Rose
10 5 (0.044%) Ant
10 5 (0.044%) PowerBuilder
10 5 (0.044%) Maven
11 4 (0.035%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (0.035%) ClearCase
12 3 (0.027%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3757 (33.21%) Finance
2 1167 (10.31%) Retail
3 831 (7.34%) Banking
4 772 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 709 (6.27%) Marketing
6 281 (2.48%) Publishing
7 272 (2.40%) Advertising
8 271 (2.40%) Legal
8 271 (2.40%) Manufacturing
9 231 (2.04%) Games
10 204 (1.80%) Investment Banking
11 200 (1.77%) Law
12 154 (1.36%) Back Office
13 124 (1.10%) Billing
14 110 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
15 102 (0.90%) Automotive
15 102 (0.90%) Front Office
16 94 (0.83%) Retail Banking
17 71 (0.63%) Financial Institution
18 66 (0.58%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 521 (4.60%) .NET
2 281 (2.48%) HTML
3 177 (1.56%) CSS
4 128 (1.13%) XML
5 91 (0.80%) ASP.NET
6 88 (0.78%) J2EE
7 75 (0.66%) Web Services
8 71 (0.63%) HTML5
9 54 (0.48%) .NET Framework
10 50 (0.44%) jQuery
11 47 (0.42%) Middleware
12 35 (0.31%) Velocity
12 35 (0.31%) Oracle Fusion
13 27 (0.24%) EDI
14 25 (0.22%) LAMP
15 19 (0.17%) CSS3
16 18 (0.16%) XHTML
17 16 (0.14%) SOAP
18 15 (0.13%) Ajax
19 14 (0.12%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 712 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 424 (3.75%) PMI
3 353 (3.12%) User Experience
4 301 (2.66%) Management Information System
5 234 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 202 (1.79%) Social Media
7 163 (1.44%) Digital Media
8 162 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 160 (1.41%) Computer Science
10 126 (1.11%) FMCG
11 117 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 107 (0.95%) Derivative
13 106 (0.94%) EPoS
14 97 (0.86%) NHS
15 75 (0.66%) Equities
16 73 (0.65%) E-Learning
17 63 (0.56%) Fixed Income
18 61 (0.54%) Credit Risk
19 48 (0.42%) Data Integration
20 45 (0.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 293 (2.59%) Windows
2 144 (1.27%) Apple iOS
3 126 (1.11%) Android
4 115 (1.02%) UNIX
5 110 (0.97%) Linux
6 47 (0.42%) Windows 7
7 42 (0.37%) Solaris
8 23 (0.20%) Windows 8
9 18 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.097%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.071%) AIX
13 5 (0.044%) VMS
14 4 (0.035%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.035%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.027%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.018%) Windows Phone 8
16 2 (0.018%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.009%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 1 (0.009%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7068 (62.47%) Project Management
2 4848 (42.85%) PRINCE2
3 3624 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
4 2141 (18.92%) Stakeholder Management
5 1459 (12.90%) Scrum
6 1027 (9.08%) E-Commerce
7 917 (8.11%) Waterfall
8 795 (7.03%) Business Analysis
9 771 (6.81%) Risk Management
10 766 (6.77%) Change Management
11 761 (6.73%) ITIL
12 657 (5.81%) CRM
13 601 (5.31%) Project Planning
14 591 (5.22%) PRINCE
15 543 (4.80%) Programme Management
16 513 (4.53%) Matrix Management
17 472 (4.17%) ERP
18 460 (4.07%) Migration
19 416 (3.68%) Change Control
20 372 (3.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 423 (3.74%) Java
2 398 (3.52%) SQL
3 240 (2.12%) C#
4 153 (1.35%) C
5 141 (1.25%) PHP
6 135 (1.19%) JavaScript
7 69 (0.61%) C++
8 29 (0.26%) VBA
9 21 (0.19%) Perl
10 20 (0.18%) Ruby
10 20 (0.18%) Objective-C
11 18 (0.16%) PowerHouse
12 17 (0.15%) PL/SQL
13 12 (0.11%) VB
14 11 (0.097%) Groovy
15 10 (0.088%) VB.NET
16 9 (0.080%) Scala
17 7 (0.062%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.053%) Lingo
18 6 (0.053%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1178 (10.41%) Degree
2 1081 (9.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 986 (8.71%) PMI Certification
4 749 (6.62%) PMP
5 670 (5.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 384 (3.39%) Security Cleared
7 289 (2.55%) SC Cleared
8 196 (1.73%) APMP
9 112 (0.99%) ISEB
10 98 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
11 44 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
12 28 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
12 28 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 25 (0.22%) CCNP
14 24 (0.21%) CCNA
15 21 (0.19%) DV Cleared
16 20 (0.18%) Six Sigma Black Belt
17 15 (0.13%) CISSP
18 14 (0.12%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
18 14 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 479 (4.23%) QA
2 92 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 62 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 53 (0.47%) SLA
5 39 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 27 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 21 (0.19%) Solvency II
7 21 (0.19%) EMIR
7 21 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 17 (0.15%) Data Quality
9 16 (0.14%) Basel III
10 14 (0.12%) Basel II
11 11 (0.097%) ISO 14001
12 10 (0.088%) MiFID
12 10 (0.088%) GCP
13 9 (0.080%) COREP
13 9 (0.080%) TickIT
14 8 (0.071%) ISO 9000
15 7 (0.062%) FINREP
15 7 (0.062%) CRD IV
System Software
1 85 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 85 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (0.22%) Hyper-V
3 13 (0.11%) Firmware
4 10 (0.088%) vSphere
5 7 (0.062%) Oracle RMAN
5 7 (0.062%) Xen
6 6 (0.053%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.053%) VMware ESX
6 6 (0.053%) NFS
6 6 (0.053%) vCloud
7 5 (0.044%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.035%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.035%) KVM
8 4 (0.035%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.018%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.018%) XenApp
9 2 (0.018%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.009%) HDFS
10 1 (0.009%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 36 (0.32%) SCCM
2 19 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.088%) SCOM
3 10 (0.088%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (0.062%) Foglight
5 4 (0.035%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (0.027%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.027%) OpenView
7 2 (0.018%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (0.018%) CA Spectrum
7 2 (0.018%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (0.018%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.009%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.009%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.009%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1122 (9.92%) Microsoft
2 530 (4.68%) Oracle
3 405 (3.58%) SAP
4 220 (1.94%) Cisco
5 183 (1.62%) VMware
6 164 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 161 (1.42%) Citrix
8 118 (1.04%) IBM
9 93 (0.82%) HP
10 90 (0.80%) hybris
11 67 (0.59%) Google
12 64 (0.57%) Sitecore
13 56 (0.49%) Sage
14 49 (0.43%) Fujitsu
15 48 (0.42%) Adobe
16 47 (0.42%) Juniper
17 46 (0.41%) Facebook
18 40 (0.35%) JD Edwards
18 40 (0.35%) NetApp
19 37 (0.33%) EPiServer
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