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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 17 48 60
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 122 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.70% 4.03% 2.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.30% 4.21% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 103 38 19
Average salary £50,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,750 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
1185 1116 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.20% 95.63% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 937 865 747
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Basildon +21 28 £70,000 +12.00% 3
Chelmsford +21 21 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Colchester +4 10 £47,500 +5.55%
Brentwood -3 5 £48,000 +1.05% 1
Witham -2 4 £65,000 -
Harlow - 1 £40,000 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 151 (76.65%) Project Management
2 120 (60.91%) Finance
3 98 (49.75%) PRINCE2
4 40 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (15.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 25 (12.69%) MS Project
7 24 (12.18%) Programme Management
8 22 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (11.17%) Change Management
9 19 (9.64%) Migration
9 19 (9.64%) PMI Certification
10 18 (9.14%) PMP
10 18 (9.14%) Banking
11 16 (8.12%) Microsoft
12 15 (7.61%) Java
13 14 (7.11%) PMI
13 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
14 13 (6.60%) Service Delivery
14 13 (6.60%) Asset Management
14 13 (6.60%) Matrix Management
15 12 (6.09%) Problem Management
15 12 (6.09%) Degree
15 12 (6.09%) IBM
15 12 (6.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 12 (6.09%) Data Migration
15 12 (6.09%) Mentoring
16 11 (5.58%) .NET
16 11 (5.58%) PRINCE
16 11 (5.58%) QA
17 10 (5.08%) Manufacturing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (4.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.51%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (12.69%) MS Project
2 10 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.55%) MS Office
4 3 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (1.02%) Magento
2 2 (1.02%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.55%) Wireless
2 4 (2.03%) VoIP
3 2 (1.02%) HTTP
3 2 (1.02%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.51%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 120 (60.91%) Finance
2 18 (9.14%) Banking
3 14 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.08%) Manufacturing
5 8 (4.06%) Marketing
6 7 (3.55%) Law
7 6 (3.05%) Financial Institution
7 6 (3.05%) Publishing
8 4 (2.03%) Automotive
8 4 (2.03%) Legal
9 2 (1.02%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.02%) Local Government
10 1 (0.51%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.58%) .NET
2 2 (1.02%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.11%) PMI
2 10 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.52%) IVR
4 2 (1.02%) Tandem
4 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.02%) User Experience
5 1 (0.51%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.06%) Windows
2 3 (1.52%) Linux
3 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (76.65%) Project Management
2 98 (49.75%) PRINCE2
3 40 (20.30%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (12.18%) Programme Management
5 22 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (11.17%) Change Management
6 19 (9.64%) Migration
7 13 (6.60%) Service Delivery
7 13 (6.60%) Asset Management
7 13 (6.60%) Matrix Management
8 12 (6.09%) Problem Management
8 12 (6.09%) Data Migration
8 12 (6.09%) Mentoring
9 11 (5.58%) PRINCE
10 9 (4.57%) E-Commerce
10 9 (4.57%) Wealth Management
10 9 (4.57%) Project Planning
10 9 (4.57%) Business Transformation
10 9 (4.57%) Budget Control
11 8 (4.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.61%) Java
2 5 (2.54%) SQL
3 4 (2.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (15.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (9.64%) PMI Certification
3 18 (9.14%) PMP
4 12 (6.09%) Degree
4 12 (6.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (3.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.58%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (8.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.09%) IBM
3 7 (3.55%) Citrix
4 5 (2.54%) Oracle
4 5 (2.54%) VMware
5 4 (2.03%) Cisco
5 4 (2.03%) SunGard
6 2 (1.02%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.02%) SAP
Chelmsford, Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 10-20% bonus, Pension, medical
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Square One Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Technorecruit
Posted: 10 days ago
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 25 days ago
Essex
Annapurna
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago