The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 51 35 55
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 60 67 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.73% 5.56% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 5.99% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 46 55 20
Average salary £47,500 £48,700 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.46% +21.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.06%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1218 1119 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.98% 92.94% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 994 940 676
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Project Manager
South East

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells -10 14 £42,500 -15.00%
West Malling +1 5 £44,000 +1.14%
Maidstone -26 5 £46,500 +9.41% 1
Dover - 2 £47,500 -
Folkestone -7 1 - -
Chatham -7 1 £45,000 -25.00%
Sevenoaks - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 £52,500 -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 55 (62.50%) Project Management
2 53 (60.23%) PRINCE2
3 41 (46.59%) Finance
4 23 (26.14%) MS Project
5 20 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 18 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (14.77%) Change Management
8 12 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (13.64%) Programme Management
8 12 (13.64%) Dependency Management
9 11 (12.50%) Resource Management
9 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 11 (12.50%) MS Visio
9 11 (12.50%) Quality Management
9 11 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
10 10 (11.36%) ITIL
11 9 (10.23%) Waterfall
11 9 (10.23%) Degree
12 8 (9.09%) Migration
12 8 (9.09%) Service Management
13 7 (7.95%) Matrix Management
13 7 (7.95%) Supplier Management
13 7 (7.95%) Marketing
13 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
13 7 (7.95%) Mobile App
14 6 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
14 6 (6.82%) Change Control
14 6 (6.82%) Data Migration
14 6 (6.82%) Life Science

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (26.14%) MS Project
2 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 11 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.68%) MS Office
3 5 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) LAN
1 1 (1.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) JIRA
1 1 (1.14%) SilkTest
General
1 41 (46.59%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Marketing
3 6 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.41%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) Military
6 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
6 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) EDI
1 1 (1.14%) HTML
1 1 (1.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.95%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.82%) Life Science
3 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.41%) NHS
4 3 (3.41%) Equities
5 2 (2.27%) PMI
6 1 (1.14%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (62.50%) Project Management
2 53 (60.23%) PRINCE2
3 18 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (14.77%) Change Management
5 12 (13.64%) Programme Management
5 12 (13.64%) Dependency Management
6 11 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 11 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 11 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 10 (11.36%) ITIL
8 9 (10.23%) Waterfall
9 8 (9.09%) Migration
9 8 (9.09%) Service Management
10 7 (7.95%) Matrix Management
10 7 (7.95%) Supplier Management
11 6 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
11 6 (6.82%) Change Control
11 6 (6.82%) Data Migration
11 6 (6.82%) Six Sigma
11 6 (6.82%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.68%) PHP
2 1 (1.14%) C
2 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 12 (13.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (10.23%) Degree
4 7 (7.95%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (2.27%) PMP
6 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.27%) ISEB
7 1 (1.14%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) QA
1 4 (4.55%) TickIT
1 4 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (6.82%) HP
2 4 (4.55%) Symantec
2 4 (4.55%) Dell
3 2 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.14%) hybris
4 1 (1.14%) Citrix
4 1 (1.14%) Informatica
4 1 (1.14%) Borland
4 1 (1.14%) Mercator
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle
4 1 (1.14%) Teradata
4 1 (1.14%) Capita
Ashford, Kent
3R Resource Ltd
Salary: Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ComputAppoint
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Interquest - Sand Resources
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago