The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 27 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 7.14% 5.42% 6.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.44% 5.51% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 13
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
Project Manager
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
336 236 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.00% 98.33% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 300 211 268
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Ipswich

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 19 (52.78%) Project Management
2 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 9 (25.00%) Finance
5 9 (25.00%) Analytics
6 8 (22.22%) .NET
6 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
7 7 (19.44%) Project Planning
7 7 (19.44%) Degree
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
8 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 6 (16.67%) Change Management
8 6 (16.67%) ETL
8 6 (16.67%) Java
8 6 (16.67%) CRM
8 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (13.89%) J2EE
9 5 (13.89%) SOA
9 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.89%) Scrum
10 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
10 4 (11.11%) MS Project
10 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
11 3 (8.33%) ITIL

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 2 (5.56%) Documentum
2 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) J2EE
3 3 (8.33%) MDX
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 9 (25.00%) Analytics
5 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
6 7 (19.44%) Project Planning
7 6 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 6 (16.67%) Change Management
7 6 (16.67%) CRM
7 6 (16.67%) ETL
8 5 (13.89%) SOA
8 5 (13.89%) Scrum
9 3 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) Dependency Management
10 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
10 2 (5.56%) Release Management
10 2 (5.56%) Business Process Improvement
10 2 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.56%) PMP
3 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Planview
3 2 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) VMware