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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 44 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 5420 5612 5283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.30% 5.13% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.62% 5.43% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4519 4495 4306
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +1 2274 £60,000 +4.34% 357
South East -1 1038 £50,000 - 117
East of England +14 456 £53,000 +7.07% 61
Yorkshire +9 454 £47,500 +5.55% 53
North West +12 393 £45,000 - 101
West Midlands +5 355 £50,000 +4.71% 51
East Midlands +31 235 £47,500 - 29
South West -22 208 £45,000 - 51
Midlands -9 19 £50,000 +8.69% 1
North East -42 8 £45,000 - 4
South Coast 0 2 - -
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Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6999 (63.06%) Project Management
2 4959 (44.68%) PRINCE2
3 3747 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3734 (33.64%) Finance
5 2407 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 1287 (11.60%) Scrum
7 1242 (11.19%) Degree
8 1237 (11.15%) Microsoft
9 1228 (11.06%) PMI Certification
10 1170 (10.54%) Retail
11 1098 (9.89%) MS Project
12 1039 (9.36%) Waterfall
13 1012 (9.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 977 (8.80%) SDLC
15 938 (8.45%) Banking
16 888 (8.00%) PMP
17 877 (7.90%) Change Management
18 876 (7.89%) E-Commerce
19 862 (7.77%) MS Excel
20 861 (7.76%) Risk Management
21 860 (7.75%) ITIL
22 748 (6.74%) Project Planning
23 725 (6.53%) Data Centre
24 701 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 697 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
26 651 (5.87%) Telecoms
27 620 (5.59%) CRM
28 605 (5.45%) Software Delivery
29 580 (5.23%) Business Analysis
30 511 (4.60%) Programme Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 338 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 187 (1.68%) CMS
3 104 (0.94%) WebSphere
4 79 (0.71%) Confluence
5 53 (0.48%) Lync
6 41 (0.37%) Drupal
7 38 (0.34%) MS Exchange
8 35 (0.32%) MS Project Server
9 27 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 22 (0.20%) WorkSite
10 22 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 18 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (0.16%) WordPress
12 17 (0.15%) IIS
12 17 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
13 16 (0.14%) Tomcat
13 16 (0.14%) Umbraco
14 14 (0.13%) SAS
14 14 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1098 (9.89%) MS Project
2 862 (7.77%) MS Excel
3 509 (4.59%) MS Office
4 300 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 222 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 61 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.14%) Open Workbench
8 10 (0.090%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.045%) AutoCAD
10 4 (0.036%) Mingle
11 3 (0.027%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.027%) Niku Workbench
11 3 (0.027%) Simulink
12 2 (0.018%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.018%) SPSS
12 2 (0.018%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.009%) SOLIDWORKS
13 1 (0.009%) Adobe Illustrator
13 1 (0.009%) InDesign
13 1 (0.009%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 162 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 50 (0.45%) SAP FI
4 41 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 38 (0.34%) Magento
5 38 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
5 38 (0.34%) SAP CO
6 35 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
7 30 (0.27%) SAP ERP
8 27 (0.24%) SAP SD
9 26 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
10 24 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
11 23 (0.21%) Primavera
12 21 (0.19%) SAP CRM
13 18 (0.16%) SAP SCM
14 17 (0.15%) SAP IS-U
15 16 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
15 16 (0.14%) Orchard Housing
16 15 (0.14%) Endur
16 15 (0.14%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 201 (1.81%) SaaS
2 119 (1.07%) Office 365
3 70 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (0.099%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.090%) PaaS
7 9 (0.081%) Google Analytics
8 8 (0.072%) Silverpop
9 7 (0.063%) Force.com
9 7 (0.063%) Basecamp
9 7 (0.063%) IaaS
10 5 (0.045%) Taleo
11 4 (0.036%) Trello
11 4 (0.036%) MailChimp
11 4 (0.036%) eCircle
11 4 (0.036%) iPaaS
11 4 (0.036%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.027%) Google Drive
13 2 (0.018%) Cloud Coach
13 2 (0.018%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 305 (2.75%) WAN
2 183 (1.65%) LAN
3 130 (1.17%) Firewall
4 112 (1.01%) Internet
5 95 (0.86%) Wireless
6 92 (0.83%) SAN
7 83 (0.75%) VoIP
8 82 (0.74%) Intranet
9 61 (0.55%) Unified Communications
10 42 (0.38%) VPN
11 40 (0.36%) Extranet
12 37 (0.33%) MPLS
13 35 (0.32%) IP Telephony
14 27 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
15 26 (0.23%) Skype
16 20 (0.18%) Structured Cabling
17 17 (0.15%) VLAN
17 17 (0.15%) WLAN
18 16 (0.14%) TCP/IP
18 16 (0.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (2.11%) SQL Server
2 174 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
3 80 (0.72%) Big Data
4 58 (0.52%) Relational Database
5 50 (0.45%) Oracle Database
6 36 (0.32%) RDBMS
7 35 (0.32%) MySQL
8 31 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 29 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
10 28 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
12 26 (0.23%) Oracle Database 11g
13 25 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
14 23 (0.21%) SAP BW
15 20 (0.18%) Hadoop
15 20 (0.18%) Oracle Exadata
16 18 (0.16%) MS Access
16 18 (0.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (0.14%) OLAP
18 14 (0.13%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 279 (2.51%) JIRA
2 23 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (0.14%) Git (software)
4 14 (0.13%) Subversion
5 11 (0.099%) Maven
6 10 (0.090%) Hudson
7 9 (0.081%) Jenkins
8 7 (0.063%) Oracle Forms
8 7 (0.063%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.063%) Axure RP
9 6 (0.054%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (0.054%) Visual Studio
9 6 (0.054%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.054%) YouTrack
10 5 (0.045%) SpecFlow
10 5 (0.045%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.045%) Ant
11 3 (0.027%) JUnit
11 3 (0.027%) Eclipse RCP
12 2 (0.018%) HP UFT
General
1 3734 (33.64%) Finance
2 1170 (10.54%) Retail
3 938 (8.45%) Banking
4 651 (5.87%) Telecoms
5 508 (4.58%) Marketing
6 296 (2.67%) Legal
7 243 (2.19%) Manufacturing
8 194 (1.75%) Law
9 182 (1.64%) Investment Banking
10 176 (1.59%) Games
11 165 (1.49%) Back Office
12 152 (1.37%) Billing
13 143 (1.29%) Publishing
14 120 (1.08%) Advertising
15 103 (0.93%) Front Office
16 94 (0.85%) Electronics
17 81 (0.73%) Financial Institution
17 81 (0.73%) Retail Banking
18 76 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
19 65 (0.59%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 458 (4.13%) .NET
2 185 (1.67%) HTML
3 122 (1.10%) CSS
4 83 (0.75%) XML
5 81 (0.73%) Web Services
6 56 (0.50%) J2EE
7 50 (0.45%) ASP.NET
8 41 (0.37%) Velocity
9 39 (0.35%) LAMP
10 27 (0.24%) Oracle Fusion
10 27 (0.24%) HTML5
11 25 (0.23%) Middleware
12 24 (0.22%) Apache Flex
13 20 (0.18%) .NET Framework
14 18 (0.16%) WCF
14 18 (0.16%) SOAP
15 15 (0.14%) Ajax
15 15 (0.14%) SAP PI
16 14 (0.13%) jQuery
17 13 (0.12%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 725 (6.53%) Data Centre
2 697 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
3 499 (4.50%) PMI
4 222 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 176 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 169 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 165 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 157 (1.41%) User Experience
9 102 (0.92%) EPoS
10 80 (0.72%) FMCG
11 78 (0.70%) Digital Media
12 74 (0.67%) Social Media
13 69 (0.62%) NHS
14 57 (0.51%) Derivative
15 53 (0.48%) Equities
16 52 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 39 (0.35%) DTV
17 39 (0.35%) Fixed Income
18 35 (0.32%) Mainframe
18 35 (0.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 384 (3.46%) Windows
2 133 (1.20%) Linux
3 91 (0.82%) UNIX
4 52 (0.47%) Windows 7
5 45 (0.41%) Windows XP
6 43 (0.39%) Android
7 38 (0.34%) Solaris
8 34 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (0.24%) Apple iOS
9 27 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
10 26 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (0.12%) AIX
12 9 (0.081%) Windows 8
13 6 (0.054%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.036%) zOS
14 4 (0.036%) Windows Mobile
15 3 (0.027%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.018%) VMS
17 1 (0.009%) SUSE
17 1 (0.009%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6999 (63.06%) Project Management
2 4959 (44.68%) PRINCE2
3 3747 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2407 (21.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1287 (11.60%) Scrum
6 1039 (9.36%) Waterfall
7 977 (8.80%) SDLC
8 877 (7.90%) Change Management
9 876 (7.89%) E-Commerce
10 861 (7.76%) Risk Management
11 860 (7.75%) ITIL
12 748 (6.74%) Project Planning
13 620 (5.59%) CRM
14 605 (5.45%) Software Delivery
15 580 (5.23%) Business Analysis
16 511 (4.60%) Programme Management
17 482 (4.34%) ERP
18 434 (3.91%) PRINCE
18 434 (3.91%) Resource Management
19 426 (3.84%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 352 (3.17%) Java
2 290 (2.61%) SQL
3 185 (1.67%) C#
4 150 (1.35%) C
5 84 (0.76%) JavaScript
6 83 (0.75%) PHP
7 52 (0.47%) C++
8 17 (0.15%) PL/SQL
9 16 (0.14%) Objective-C
9 16 (0.14%) Ruby
10 13 (0.12%) Python
11 12 (0.11%) VBA
12 11 (0.099%) Lingo
13 10 (0.090%) Perl
14 9 (0.081%) VB
14 9 (0.081%) ABAP
14 9 (0.081%) MATLAB
14 9 (0.081%) R
15 8 (0.072%) VB.NET
16 7 (0.063%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1242 (11.19%) Degree
2 1228 (11.06%) PMI Certification
3 1012 (9.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 888 (8.00%) PMP
5 701 (6.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 318 (2.87%) Security Cleared
7 226 (2.04%) SC Cleared
8 180 (1.62%) APMP
9 122 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
10 114 (1.03%) ISEB
11 61 (0.55%) DV Cleared
12 40 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
13 39 (0.35%) CCNA
14 14 (0.13%) HND
15 13 (0.12%) HNC
15 13 (0.12%) APMG
16 12 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (0.099%) MAPM
18 10 (0.090%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 10 (0.090%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 348 (3.14%) QA
2 70 (0.63%) SLA
3 60 (0.54%) EMIR
4 57 (0.51%) MiFID
5 50 (0.45%) PMBOK
5 50 (0.45%) Dodd-Frank
5 50 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 44 (0.40%) PCI DSS
7 33 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 24 (0.22%) FATCA
9 16 (0.14%) Solvency II
10 10 (0.090%) ISO 14001
11 9 (0.081%) ISO 9000
12 8 (0.072%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 8 (0.072%) COBIT
12 8 (0.072%) COREP
13 7 (0.063%) FINREP
13 7 (0.063%) Data Quality
13 7 (0.063%) TickIT
14 5 (0.045%) HL7
System Software
1 132 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 76 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 28 (0.25%) XenApp
4 16 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 13 (0.12%) XenDesktop
6 10 (0.090%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.081%) Firmware
7 9 (0.081%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (0.054%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (0.036%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.027%) RACF
10 3 (0.027%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.027%) vSphere
11 2 (0.018%) XenServer
11 2 (0.018%) IAG
12 1 (0.009%) Varnish
12 1 (0.009%) vCloud
12 1 (0.009%) KVM
12 1 (0.009%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (0.23%) SCCM
2 15 (0.14%) Tivoli
3 12 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
4 11 (0.099%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 10 (0.090%) Cisco IPCC
5 10 (0.090%) SCOM
6 8 (0.072%) Cisco UCCE
7 5 (0.045%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (0.036%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.027%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (0.027%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 3 (0.027%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (0.018%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.009%) Puppet
11 1 (0.009%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.009%) Oracle EDQ
11 1 (0.009%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (0.009%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (0.009%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.009%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1237 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 442 (3.98%) SAP
3 440 (3.96%) Oracle
4 206 (1.86%) VMware
5 197 (1.77%) Cisco
6 127 (1.14%) Citrix
7 101 (0.91%) IBM
8 87 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 83 (0.75%) hybris
10 64 (0.58%) HP
11 57 (0.51%) Cognos
12 51 (0.46%) ATG
13 44 (0.40%) Demandware
14 42 (0.38%) Juniper
15 37 (0.33%) Sitecore
16 34 (0.31%) Computacenter
16 34 (0.31%) Google
16 34 (0.31%) JD Edwards
17 29 (0.26%) Sage
17 29 (0.26%) BT
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