The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South East / Kent
Rank 60 70 55
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 25 30 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.94% 2.73% 4.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.79% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 41
Median salary £56,250 £44,500 £58,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.40% -23.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £38,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £58,400 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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
826 1074 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.29% 97.73% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 645 927 881
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -6 12 £46,250 +5.71%
Dartford -5 2 £72,500 +61.11%
Folkestone - 2 - -
Sevenoaks - 2 £55,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +14 1 £60,000 -
Chatham -8 1 £45,500 +2.24%
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Project Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 40 (71.43%) Project Management
2 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
4 17 (30.36%) MS Office
5 14 (25.00%) Finance
5 14 (25.00%) Degree
6 13 (23.21%) Line Management
7 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
8 11 (19.64%) MS Project
9 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
10 8 (14.29%) Project Planning
10 8 (14.29%) SDLC
10 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 7 (12.50%) Manufacturing
11 7 (12.50%) FMCG
11 7 (12.50%) Logistics
12 6 (10.71%) Business Transformation
13 4 (7.14%) ITIL
13 4 (7.14%) ERP
14 3 (5.36%) PMI Certification
14 3 (5.36%) CRM
14 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
14 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
14 3 (5.36%) Magento
15 2 (3.57%) Budget Control
15 2 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
15 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 17 (30.36%) MS Office
3 12 (21.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (19.64%) MS Project
5 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Magento
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.79%) Infor LN
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Asana
1 1 (1.79%) G Suite
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.79%) OLTP
2 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) .NET
1 2 (3.57%) EDI
2 1 (1.79%) COM
2 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) FMCG
3 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.57%) PMI
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Project Management
2 13 (23.21%) Line Management
3 9 (16.07%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.07%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 8 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 8 (14.29%) SDLC
4 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.50%) Logistics
6 6 (10.71%) Business Transformation
7 4 (7.14%) ERP
7 4 (7.14%) ITIL
8 3 (5.36%) CRM
8 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.57%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (3.57%) Change Management
9 2 (3.57%) OOP
9 2 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (3.57%) User Stories
9 2 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PMP
3 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) PMO
1 2 (3.57%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.57%) Infor
3 1 (1.79%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Citrix
3 1 (1.79%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
3 1 (1.79%) VMware