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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 46 46 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5431 5002 5391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.09% 5.09% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.39% 5.40% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4349 4119 4652
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,990
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
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 18 September 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 18 September 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 2325 £57,500 -4.16% 358
South East +2 1142 £50,000 - 155
Yorkshire -1 429 £45,000 -1.09% 54
North West +6 363 £45,000 +2.85% 79
East of England +18 359 £50,000 +3.84% 54
South West +3 315 £47,000 +4.44% 58
West Midlands -12 270 £50,000 +5.26% 53
East Midlands -2 170 £50,000 +11.11% 24
North East +3 42 £50,000 +17.64% 6
Midlands +17 14 £46,000 -16.36%
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7128 (62.14%) Project Management
2 4914 (42.84%) PRINCE2
3 3816 (33.27%) Finance
4 3651 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
5 2147 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 1459 (12.72%) Scrum
7 1208 (10.53%) Degree
8 1185 (10.33%) Retail
9 1133 (9.88%) Microsoft
10 1089 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1084 (9.45%) MS Project
12 1028 (8.96%) E-Commerce
13 984 (8.58%) PMI Certification
14 904 (7.88%) Waterfall
15 887 (7.73%) MS Excel
16 840 (7.32%) Banking
17 815 (7.10%) Business Analysis
18 792 (6.90%) Risk Management
19 785 (6.84%) Change Management
20 781 (6.81%) Telecoms
21 765 (6.67%) ITIL
22 749 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
23 739 (6.44%) PMP
24 722 (6.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 707 (6.16%) Marketing
26 667 (5.81%) CRM
27 595 (5.19%) MS Office
27 595 (5.19%) Project Planning
28 592 (5.16%) PRINCE
29 557 (4.86%) Programme Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 224 (1.95%) CMS
3 82 (0.71%) Drupal
4 75 (0.65%) MS Project Server
5 55 (0.48%) Lync
6 44 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 43 (0.37%) WebSphere
8 39 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 35 (0.31%) MS Exchange
10 32 (0.28%) Confluence
11 28 (0.24%) Apache
12 26 (0.23%) Umbraco
13 21 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
14 19 (0.17%) WordPress
14 19 (0.17%) IIS
15 17 (0.15%) Adobe CQ
16 15 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
16 15 (0.13%) SharePoint Server
17 14 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (0.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1084 (9.45%) MS Project
2 887 (7.73%) MS Excel
3 595 (5.19%) MS Office
4 300 (2.62%) MS Visio
5 185 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
6 32 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
7 20 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 15 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.13%) InDesign
9 11 (0.096%) Adobe Premiere
10 10 (0.087%) Mingle
11 5 (0.044%) Open Workbench
12 4 (0.035%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.026%) FastStats
13 3 (0.026%) SPSS
14 1 (0.009%) InCopy
14 1 (0.009%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.009%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.009%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.009%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 158 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 110 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 67 (0.58%) Oracle EBS R12
4 65 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 55 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 46 (0.40%) Magento
7 40 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
8 27 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 26 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
10 24 (0.21%) Google Analytics
11 21 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
12 20 (0.17%) Agresso
13 19 (0.17%) SAP Business One
13 19 (0.17%) Oracle Financials
14 18 (0.16%) SAP CRM
15 17 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
16 15 (0.13%) SAP ERP
17 14 (0.12%) Maximo
18 13 (0.11%) SAP CO
18 13 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 218 (1.90%) SaaS
2 36 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 32 (0.28%) Basecamp
4 31 (0.27%) Office 365
5 19 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (0.096%) PaaS
6 11 (0.096%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (0.078%) IaaS
7 9 (0.078%) Taleo
8 8 (0.070%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.035%) Trello
9 4 (0.035%) GitHub
10 3 (0.026%) Force.com
11 1 (0.009%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.009%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 232 (2.02%) Internet
2 216 (1.88%) WAN
3 138 (1.20%) LAN
4 94 (0.82%) Unified Communications
5 82 (0.71%) SAN
6 81 (0.71%) Wireless
7 80 (0.70%) Firewall
8 61 (0.53%) Intranet
9 43 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
10 41 (0.36%) IP Telephony
10 41 (0.36%) VoIP
11 34 (0.30%) MPLS
12 32 (0.28%) Network Security
13 24 (0.21%) 3G
14 21 (0.18%) TCP/IP
15 20 (0.17%) Cisco IPT
16 19 (0.17%) 4G
16 19 (0.17%) HTTP
17 17 (0.15%) VPN
18 16 (0.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
2 147 (1.28%) SQL Server
3 83 (0.72%) MySQL
4 53 (0.46%) Big Data
5 43 (0.37%) Oracle Database
6 33 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 30 (0.26%) QlikView
8 28 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
8 28 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 27 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 25 (0.22%) Relational Database
11 21 (0.18%) Spotfire
12 20 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 19 (0.17%) Data Mining
14 18 (0.16%) Data Mart
15 17 (0.15%) Oracle Exadata
16 16 (0.14%) NoSQL
17 14 (0.12%) Hadoop
18 13 (0.11%) OLAP
18 13 (0.11%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 284 (2.48%) JIRA
2 27 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (0.18%) Cucumber
4 13 (0.11%) Bugzilla
5 10 (0.087%) Jenkins
5 10 (0.087%) Git (software)
6 9 (0.078%) Subversion
7 8 (0.070%) Visual Studio
8 6 (0.052%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.044%) Redmine
9 5 (0.044%) Calabash
9 5 (0.044%) Maven
9 5 (0.044%) Rational Rose
9 5 (0.044%) Ant
9 5 (0.044%) PowerBuilder
10 4 (0.035%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (0.035%) ClearCase
10 4 (0.035%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (0.035%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.026%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3816 (33.27%) Finance
2 1185 (10.33%) Retail
3 840 (7.32%) Banking
4 781 (6.81%) Telecoms
5 707 (6.16%) Marketing
6 281 (2.45%) Publishing
7 273 (2.38%) Legal
8 271 (2.36%) Advertising
9 264 (2.30%) Manufacturing
10 236 (2.06%) Games
11 211 (1.84%) Law
12 207 (1.80%) Investment Banking
13 166 (1.45%) Back Office
14 126 (1.10%) Billing
15 111 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
16 107 (0.93%) Front Office
17 102 (0.89%) Automotive
18 100 (0.87%) Retail Banking
19 87 (0.76%) Financial Institution
20 65 (0.57%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 537 (4.68%) .NET
2 282 (2.46%) HTML
3 177 (1.54%) CSS
4 135 (1.18%) XML
5 91 (0.79%) J2EE
6 88 (0.77%) ASP.NET
7 77 (0.67%) Web Services
8 72 (0.63%) HTML5
9 50 (0.44%) .NET Framework
10 49 (0.43%) jQuery
11 47 (0.41%) Middleware
12 38 (0.33%) Oracle Fusion
13 31 (0.27%) Velocity
14 26 (0.23%) LAMP
15 25 (0.22%) EDI
16 19 (0.17%) XHTML
17 18 (0.16%) SOAP
17 18 (0.16%) CSS3
18 16 (0.14%) Ajax
19 15 (0.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 749 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
2 429 (3.74%) PMI
3 344 (3.00%) User Experience
4 299 (2.61%) Management Information System
5 237 (2.07%) Mobile App
6 203 (1.77%) Social Media
7 165 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 160 (1.39%) Computer Science
9 157 (1.37%) Digital Media
10 125 (1.09%) FMCG
11 109 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 102 (0.89%) EPoS
13 100 (0.87%) NHS
13 100 (0.87%) Derivative
14 79 (0.69%) E-Learning
15 69 (0.60%) Equities
16 66 (0.58%) Credit Risk
17 60 (0.52%) Fixed Income
18 47 (0.41%) Data Integration
19 46 (0.40%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 307 (2.68%) Windows
2 152 (1.33%) Apple iOS
3 132 (1.15%) Android
4 116 (1.01%) UNIX
5 108 (0.94%) Linux
6 49 (0.43%) Windows 7
7 45 (0.39%) Solaris
8 25 (0.22%) Windows 8
9 18 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.078%) AIX
13 5 (0.044%) VMS
14 4 (0.035%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.035%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.026%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.026%) Windows Mobile
16 2 (0.017%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.017%) Windows Phone 8
17 1 (0.009%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7128 (62.14%) Project Management
2 4914 (42.84%) PRINCE2
3 3651 (31.83%) Agile Software Development
4 2147 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 1459 (12.72%) Scrum
6 1028 (8.96%) E-Commerce
7 904 (7.88%) Waterfall
8 815 (7.10%) Business Analysis
9 792 (6.90%) Risk Management
10 785 (6.84%) Change Management
11 765 (6.67%) ITIL
12 667 (5.81%) CRM
13 595 (5.19%) Project Planning
14 592 (5.16%) PRINCE
15 557 (4.86%) Programme Management
16 511 (4.45%) Matrix Management
17 468 (4.08%) ERP
18 466 (4.06%) Migration
19 435 (3.79%) Change Control
20 383 (3.34%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 440 (3.84%) Java
2 398 (3.47%) SQL
3 247 (2.15%) C#
4 147 (1.28%) PHP
5 144 (1.26%) C
6 138 (1.20%) JavaScript
7 71 (0.62%) C++
8 27 (0.24%) VBA
9 24 (0.21%) Perl
10 20 (0.17%) Objective-C
10 20 (0.17%) Ruby
11 17 (0.15%) PL/SQL
11 17 (0.15%) PowerHouse
12 15 (0.13%) VB
13 14 (0.12%) VB.NET
14 11 (0.096%) Groovy
15 9 (0.078%) Scala
15 9 (0.078%) VBScript
16 6 (0.052%) Lingo
16 6 (0.052%) Python
Qualifications
1 1208 (10.53%) Degree
2 1089 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 984 (8.58%) PMI Certification
4 739 (6.44%) PMP
5 722 (6.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 410 (3.57%) Security Cleared
7 315 (2.75%) SC Cleared
8 192 (1.67%) APMP
9 113 (0.99%) ISEB
10 90 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 47 (0.41%) ISEB Practitioner
12 25 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
13 24 (0.21%) DV Cleared
14 22 (0.19%) CCNP
14 22 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 21 (0.18%) CCNA
15 21 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (0.12%) ACCA
17 13 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
17 13 (0.11%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 501 (4.37%) QA
2 99 (0.86%) ISO 9001
3 63 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 63 (0.55%) SLA
4 39 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 28 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 23 (0.20%) EMIR
7 22 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
8 19 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 19 (0.17%) Solvency II
9 14 (0.12%) Basel III
10 13 (0.11%) Basel II
11 12 (0.10%) TickIT
12 11 (0.096%) ISO 14001
13 10 (0.087%) GCP
14 9 (0.078%) COREP
15 8 (0.070%) ISO 9000
15 8 (0.070%) COBIT
15 8 (0.070%) MiFID
16 7 (0.061%) FINREP
System Software
1 89 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (0.72%) Active Directory
3 27 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.078%) vSphere
5 7 (0.061%) Xen
5 7 (0.061%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (0.052%) NFS
6 6 (0.052%) VMware Server
7 5 (0.044%) vCloud
7 5 (0.044%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.035%) ISA Server
8 4 (0.035%) KVM
8 4 (0.035%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.017%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.017%) XenApp
9 2 (0.017%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.009%) Corosync
10 1 (0.009%) Squid
10 1 (0.009%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 43 (0.37%) SCCM
2 18 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.12%) SCOM
4 10 (0.087%) Cisco CUCM
5 7 (0.061%) Foglight
6 4 (0.035%) SAP Afaria
7 3 (0.026%) ZABBIX
7 3 (0.026%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (0.026%) OpenView
7 3 (0.026%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.017%) Cisco IPCC
8 2 (0.017%) CiscoWorks
8 2 (0.017%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.017%) Puppet
9 1 (0.009%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.009%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.009%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 1133 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 539 (4.70%) Oracle
3 394 (3.43%) SAP
4 215 (1.87%) Cisco
5 188 (1.64%) VMware
6 172 (1.50%) Citrix
7 164 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
8 125 (1.09%) IBM
9 92 (0.80%) HP
10 84 (0.73%) hybris
11 74 (0.65%) Google
12 64 (0.56%) Sitecore
13 56 (0.49%) Sage
14 55 (0.48%) Fujitsu
15 49 (0.43%) Adobe
16 48 (0.42%) Facebook
17 45 (0.39%) Juniper
18 43 (0.37%) NetApp
19 40 (0.35%) JD Edwards
20 37 (0.32%) EPiServer
Swindon, Wiltshire
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: £50k - 65k per year + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Westek Recruitment
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum + great company!
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Unspecified 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Car allowance + bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
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Posted: 15 hours ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: £34000.00 - £53000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + banking bonus + bens
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Salary: £47000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
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