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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 25 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 77 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.70% 3.42% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.04% 3.58% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 69 32 34
Average salary £55,000 £42,725 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.73% +13.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £54,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
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
1093 1033 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.13% 95.38% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 906 854 897
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 £27,500 £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%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 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
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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
Chelmsford +10 18 £48,750 +36.36%
Basildon +6 10 £60,000 +50.00%
Colchester -3 6 £65,000 +47.81%
Witham - 4 £65,000 -
Brentwood +1 3 - -
Harlow - 3 £40,000 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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.

1 129 (75.88%) Project Management
2 114 (67.06%) Finance
3 79 (46.47%) PRINCE2
4 25 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (14.12%) Programme Management
6 20 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (11.18%) MS Project
8 17 (10.00%) Migration
9 16 (9.41%) Degree
9 16 (9.41%) Matrix Management
9 16 (9.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (8.82%) Microsoft
10 15 (8.82%) PMI Certification
10 15 (8.82%) Business Analysis
11 14 (8.24%) PMI
12 13 (7.65%) PMP
12 13 (7.65%) Service Delivery
12 13 (7.65%) Change Management
12 13 (7.65%) Data Migration
12 13 (7.65%) APMP
13 12 (7.06%) MS Excel
13 12 (7.06%) E-Commerce
13 12 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (7.06%) Marketing
13 12 (7.06%) Resource Management
13 12 (7.06%) Problem Management
14 11 (6.47%) Financial Institution
15 10 (5.88%) Asset Management
15 10 (5.88%) Waterfall
16 9 (5.29%) Java

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (11.18%) MS Project
2 12 (7.06%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.94%) MS Office
4 3 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.76%) VisionPLUS
1 3 (1.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.94%) Wireless
2 3 (1.76%) VoIP
3 2 (1.18%) HTTP
3 2 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.59%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (1.76%) LSMW
2 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 114 (67.06%) Finance
2 12 (7.06%) Marketing
3 11 (6.47%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.53%) Publishing
4 6 (3.53%) Banking
5 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.76%) Retail
6 3 (1.76%) Legal
7 2 (1.18%) Local Government
7 2 (1.18%) Automotive
7 2 (1.18%) Law
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.94%) .NET
2 3 (1.76%) SAP XI
3 2 (1.18%) CGI
3 2 (1.18%) Middleware
4 1 (0.59%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.59%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.24%) PMI
2 3 (1.76%) IVR
2 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.18%) Tandem
4 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.94%) Windows
2 3 (1.76%) Linux
2 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (75.88%) Project Management
2 79 (46.47%) PRINCE2
3 25 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (14.12%) Programme Management
5 17 (10.00%) Migration
6 16 (9.41%) Matrix Management
7 15 (8.82%) Business Analysis
8 13 (7.65%) Service Delivery
8 13 (7.65%) Change Management
8 13 (7.65%) Data Migration
9 12 (7.06%) E-Commerce
9 12 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (7.06%) Problem Management
9 12 (7.06%) Resource Management
10 10 (5.88%) Asset Management
10 10 (5.88%) Waterfall
11 9 (5.29%) Scrum
12 8 (4.71%) PRINCE
12 8 (4.71%) Project Planning
12 8 (4.71%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.29%) Java
2 6 (3.53%) PHP
2 6 (3.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 16 (9.41%) Degree
2 16 (9.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 15 (8.82%) PMI Certification
4 13 (7.65%) APMP
4 13 (7.65%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.71%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.12%) SAP
3 6 (3.53%) Oracle
4 5 (2.94%) IBM
4 5 (2.94%) VMware
5 3 (1.76%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.76%) Cisco
6 2 (1.18%) Citrix
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