The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 49 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 54 78 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.64% 6.23% 5.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 6.45% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 39 56 42
Average salary £42,500 £51,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £68,750 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1125 1209 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.65% 96.57% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 860 986 743
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Essex

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Essex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Essex

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 Project Manager within the Essex region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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 +22 17 £36,000 -40.00% 3
Brentwood +3 9 £80,000 +33.33% 1
Basildon -21 5 £55,000 -12.00%
Billericay - 4 £40,000 -
Colchester -19 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 68 (61.82%) Project Management
2 66 (60.00%) Finance
3 35 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (29.09%) PRINCE2
5 27 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (20.91%) Degree
7 22 (20.00%) SDLC
8 18 (16.36%) SQL
9 17 (15.45%) Wealth Management
10 16 (14.55%) Driving Licence
11 15 (13.64%) MS Project
12 14 (12.73%) Mandarin Language
13 10 (9.09%) Workflow
13 10 (9.09%) Risk Management
13 10 (9.09%) QA
13 10 (9.09%) Mobile App
14 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
14 9 (8.18%) Process Management
14 9 (8.18%) Java
14 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
15 8 (7.27%) .NET
15 8 (7.27%) Regression Testing
15 8 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
15 8 (7.27%) Straight-Through Processing
15 8 (7.27%) System Testing
15 8 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (6.36%) Project Planning
16 7 (6.36%) Scrum
16 7 (6.36%) IBM

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex 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 3 (2.73%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (13.64%) MS Project
2 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.64%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.91%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) VoIP
2 1 (0.91%) Firewall
2 1 (0.91%) Intranet
2 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 66 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (12.73%) Mandarin Language
3 3 (2.73%) Automotive
3 3 (2.73%) Banking
3 3 (2.73%) Law
4 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.82%) Legal
4 2 (1.82%) Retail
5 1 (0.91%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.27%) .NET
2 2 (1.82%) CSS
2 2 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.55%) Driving Licence
2 10 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.73%) iPad
3 3 (2.73%) User Experience
3 3 (2.73%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.73%) VLE
4 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.82%) EPoS
4 2 (1.82%) IVR
4 2 (1.82%) PMI
5 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.73%) Windows
2 2 (1.82%) Linux
2 2 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (61.82%) Project Management
2 35 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (29.09%) PRINCE2
4 27 (24.55%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (20.00%) SDLC
6 17 (15.45%) Wealth Management
7 10 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 10 (9.09%) Workflow
8 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
8 9 (8.18%) E-Commerce
8 9 (8.18%) Process Management
9 8 (7.27%) Regression Testing
9 8 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (7.27%) Straight-Through Processing
9 8 (7.27%) System Testing
10 7 (6.36%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.36%) Scrum
11 6 (5.45%) Asset Management
11 6 (5.45%) Information Security
11 6 (5.45%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 18 (16.36%) SQL
2 9 (8.18%) Java
3 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (20.91%) Degree
2 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 5 (4.55%) PMP
4 1 (0.91%) APMP
4 1 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.09%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (6.36%) IBM
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.82%) Cisco
3 2 (1.82%) Oracle
3 2 (1.82%) VMware
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