The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 34 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 83 38 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 7.13% 3.08% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.38% 3.26% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 70 28 24
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Project Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1124 1165 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.56% 94.56% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1032 656
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Kent

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Kent

Project Manager
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Dover - 16 £56,250 - 1
Maidstone +8 6 £45,000 -21.73%
Tunbridge Wells +3 5 £40,000 -27.27%
Chatham +11 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Folkestone -12 1 £42,500 - 1
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

1 135 (76.70%) Project Management
2 118 (67.05%) PRINCE2
3 67 (38.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 58 (32.95%) Finance
5 43 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (22.73%) Matrix Management
6 40 (22.73%) E-Commerce
7 26 (14.77%) Marketing
8 23 (13.07%) ITIL
9 22 (12.50%) MS Project
10 20 (11.36%) CRM
10 20 (11.36%) Risk Management
11 18 (10.23%) MS Excel
12 16 (9.09%) Microsoft
12 16 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (9.09%) Change Management
12 16 (9.09%) Business Analysis
13 15 (8.52%) Retail
13 15 (8.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 15 (8.52%) Degree
13 15 (8.52%) SharePoint
14 13 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (7.39%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (6.82%) Workflow
16 11 (6.25%) Advertising
16 11 (6.25%) .NET
17 10 (5.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 10 (5.68%) Publishing
17 10 (5.68%) Scrum
17 10 (5.68%) Relational Database

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 15 (8.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (12.50%) MS Project
2 18 (10.23%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) LAN
1 3 (1.70%) WAN
2 2 (1.14%) SAN
3 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.70%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 58 (32.95%) Finance
2 26 (14.77%) Marketing
3 15 (8.52%) Retail
4 11 (6.25%) Advertising
5 10 (5.68%) Publishing
6 6 (3.41%) Legal
7 4 (2.27%) Banking
8 3 (1.70%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.57%) Electronics
9 1 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.25%) .NET
2 2 (1.14%) EDI
3 1 (0.57%) Visualforce
3 1 (0.57%) CSS
3 1 (0.57%) XML
3 1 (0.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.55%) User Experience
3 7 (3.98%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.41%) Social Media
4 6 (3.41%) New Media
5 5 (2.84%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.27%) NHS
6 4 (2.27%) Informatics
7 3 (1.70%) PMI
8 2 (1.14%) Replication
9 1 (0.57%) DTV
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.57%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.70%) UNIX
1 3 (1.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (76.70%) Project Management
2 118 (67.05%) PRINCE2
3 67 (38.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 43 (24.43%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 40 (22.73%) Matrix Management
6 23 (13.07%) ITIL
7 20 (11.36%) CRM
7 20 (11.36%) Risk Management
8 16 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 16 (9.09%) Change Management
9 13 (7.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (6.82%) Workflow
11 10 (5.68%) Scrum
12 9 (5.11%) DSDM
12 9 (5.11%) Waterfall
12 9 (5.11%) Digital Marketing
13 8 (4.55%) Customer Insight
14 7 (3.98%) Resource Management
14 7 (3.98%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.14%) SQL
2 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.57%) Lingo
2 1 (0.57%) Apex Code
2 1 (0.57%) C
2 1 (0.57%) C#
2 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 15 (8.52%) Degree
2 10 (5.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (1.70%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.57%) ISEB
5 1 (0.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.27%) VMware
3 3 (1.70%) Open Text
4 2 (1.14%) hybris
5 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle
5 1 (0.57%) SAP
5 1 (0.57%) Cisco
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