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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 39 78 51
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 74 24 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.80% 2.17% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.07% 2.30% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 63 15 25
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £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
1047 1044 688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.23% 94.57% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 947 903 595
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 - 14 £65,000 -
Maidstone +11 5 £45,000 -21.73% 2
Tunbridge Wells +9 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Chatham +9 2 £40,000 -11.11%
Folkestone -4 1 £42,500 - 1
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 118 (78.67%) Project Management
2 105 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 56 (37.33%) Finance
4 45 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (24.67%) E-Commerce
5 37 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (20.00%) Matrix Management
7 25 (16.67%) ITIL
8 18 (12.00%) Retail
9 15 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (8.00%) Marketing
11 12 (8.00%) Degree
11 12 (8.00%) Change Management
11 12 (8.00%) Workflow
12 11 (7.33%) Advertising
12 11 (7.33%) .NET
13 10 (6.67%) Publishing
13 10 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (6.67%) Scrum
13 10 (6.67%) Relational Database
14 9 (6.00%) MS Project
15 8 (5.33%) Risk Management
16 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
16 7 (4.67%) Service Management
16 7 (4.67%) DSDM
16 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
16 7 (4.67%) Resource Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (6.00%) MS Project
2 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) LAN
1 3 (2.00%) WAN
2 2 (1.33%) SAN
3 1 (0.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 56 (37.33%) Finance
2 18 (12.00%) Retail
3 12 (8.00%) Marketing
4 11 (7.33%) Advertising
5 10 (6.67%) Publishing
6 6 (4.00%) Legal
7 4 (2.67%) Banking
7 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.67%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Electronics
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.33%) .NET
2 1 (0.67%) HTML
2 1 (0.67%) CSS
2 1 (0.67%) XML
2 1 (0.67%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.67%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.00%) New Media
4 5 (3.33%) Social Media
5 4 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.67%) Informatics
5 4 (2.67%) NHS
6 2 (1.33%) Replication
6 2 (1.33%) Statistics
7 1 (0.67%) DTV
7 1 (0.67%) Blog
7 1 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.00%) UNIX
1 3 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (78.67%) Project Management
2 105 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 45 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 37 (24.67%) E-Commerce
4 37 (24.67%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (20.00%) Matrix Management
6 25 (16.67%) ITIL
7 15 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 14 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 12 (8.00%) Change Management
9 12 (8.00%) Workflow
10 10 (6.67%) Scrum
11 8 (5.33%) Risk Management
12 7 (4.67%) Service Management
12 7 (4.67%) DSDM
12 7 (4.67%) Resource Management
13 6 (4.00%) Information Architecture
13 6 (4.00%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (4.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.33%) SQL
2 1 (0.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (0.67%) C#
2 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 12 (8.00%) Degree
2 10 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.67%) VMware
3 1 (0.67%) Cisco
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle
3 1 (0.67%) SAP
3 1 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
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