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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 20 54 59
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 84 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 7.65% 3.44% 2.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.05% 3.58% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 70 32 22
Average salary £52,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £52,500 £55,000
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
1044 1062 947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.08% 96.02% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 833 850 821
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 £24,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +16 21 £70,000 +75.00% 3
Chelmsford +12 15 £47,500 +5.55% 3
Witham - 4 £65,000 -
Brentwood +2 2 - - 1
Colchester -10 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Harlow - 1 £40,000 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 133 (76.44%) Project Management
2 118 (67.82%) Finance
3 86 (49.43%) PRINCE2
4 33 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (14.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (13.22%) MS Project
6 23 (13.22%) Programme Management
7 20 (11.49%) Change Management
8 19 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (9.77%) Migration
9 17 (9.77%) Microsoft
10 14 (8.05%) Java
10 14 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 13 (7.47%) Data Migration
11 13 (7.47%) E-Commerce
11 13 (7.47%) Service Delivery
11 13 (7.47%) Matrix Management
12 12 (6.90%) QA
12 12 (6.90%) Problem Management
12 12 (6.90%) Business Analysis
12 12 (6.90%) Marketing
12 12 (6.90%) PMI Certification
12 12 (6.90%) MS Excel
13 11 (6.32%) PMI
13 11 (6.32%) PMP
13 11 (6.32%) Asset Management
13 11 (6.32%) Degree
13 11 (6.32%) Waterfall
14 10 (5.75%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.75%) APMP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 7 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.15%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (13.22%) MS Project
2 12 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.87%) MS Office
4 3 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.72%) VisionPLUS
1 3 (1.72%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.72%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.02%) Wireless
2 3 (1.72%) VoIP
3 2 (1.15%) SAN
3 2 (1.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.57%) LSMW
General
1 118 (67.82%) Finance
2 12 (6.90%) Marketing
3 10 (5.75%) Banking
4 8 (4.60%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.02%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.45%) Publishing
7 4 (2.30%) Legal
8 3 (1.72%) Law
9 2 (1.15%) Retail
9 2 (1.15%) Local Government
9 2 (1.15%) Automotive
10 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.75%) .NET
2 2 (1.15%) CGI
3 1 (0.57%) Middleware
3 1 (0.57%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.32%) PMI
2 7 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.87%) User Experience
4 3 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.72%) IVR
5 2 (1.15%) Tandem
6 1 (0.57%) NHS
6 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.87%) Windows
2 3 (1.72%) Linux
2 3 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (76.44%) Project Management
2 86 (49.43%) PRINCE2
3 33 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (13.22%) Programme Management
5 20 (11.49%) Change Management
6 19 (10.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (9.77%) Migration
8 13 (7.47%) Data Migration
8 13 (7.47%) E-Commerce
8 13 (7.47%) Service Delivery
8 13 (7.47%) Matrix Management
9 12 (6.90%) Problem Management
9 12 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 11 (6.32%) Asset Management
10 11 (6.32%) Waterfall
11 10 (5.75%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.17%) Scrum
13 8 (4.60%) Resource Management
14 7 (4.02%) CRM
14 7 (4.02%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.05%) Java
2 7 (4.02%) SQL
3 5 (2.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (14.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (6.90%) PMI Certification
4 11 (6.32%) PMP
4 11 (6.32%) Degree
5 10 (5.75%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 17 (9.77%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.75%) IBM
3 6 (3.45%) Oracle
4 5 (2.87%) SAP
4 5 (2.87%) VMware
5 3 (1.72%) Cisco
5 3 (1.72%) SunGard
5 3 (1.72%) JD Edwards
6 2 (1.15%) Citrix
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Essex
Annapurna
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Essex Police
Salary: From £43,065 to £45,912 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Essex Police
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £70000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Pension, Health, Holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, etc
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £57000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Basildon, Essex
IFDS
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Basildon
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + 10-20% bonus, Pension, medical
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridgeshire Essex Hertfordshire
Questor Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary according to experience
Posted: 21 days ago