The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 71 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 19 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.62% 0.088% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 0.092% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 4
Average salary £57,500 £21,500 £56,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+167.44% -61.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £21,500 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £21,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
IT Project Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1117 1085 1092
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.23% 95.43% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 929 905 942
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

IT Project Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Essex region.

IT Project Manager Salary Trend in Essex

IT Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

IT Project Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

IT Project Manager
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chelmsford +4 6 £47,500 +120.93%
Colchester - 4 £67,500 -
Basildon - 1 £50,500 -
IT Project Manager
East of England

IT Project Manager
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 39 (97.50%) Project Management
2 28 (70.00%) Finance
3 22 (55.00%) PRINCE2
4 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (32.50%) APMP
6 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (20.00%) Problem Management
8 7 (17.50%) Matrix Management
8 7 (17.50%) IT Governance
8 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.50%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.50%) Change Management
9 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
9 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.50%) MS Office
10 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
10 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Migration
10 2 (5.00%) Retail
11 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
11 1 (2.50%) SQL
11 1 (2.50%) SAP
11 1 (2.50%) PMP
11 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
11 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
11 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma
11 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited IT 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 IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SAP BW
General
1 28 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (97.50%) Project Management
2 22 (55.00%) PRINCE2
3 8 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 7 (17.50%) Matrix Management
4 7 (17.50%) IT Governance
4 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.50%) Supplier Management
5 3 (7.50%) Change Management
6 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.50%) Six Sigma
7 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 13 (32.50%) APMP
3 11 (27.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) SAP