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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 72 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 30 83 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.79% 8.32% 5.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 8.57% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25 67 48
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £40,000 £33,050
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,600 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
1023 969 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.99% 97.19% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 932 803 925
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Tunbridge Wells -31 7 £47,500 -9.52%
Maidstone +5 4 £66,250 +215.47% 1
West Malling - 4 £50,000 - 3
Chatham - 1 £20,000 - 1
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 56 (67.47%) Project Management
2 50 (60.24%) PRINCE2
3 28 (33.73%) Finance
4 26 (31.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (18.07%) Degree
7 13 (15.66%) APMP
7 13 (15.66%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (14.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
10 10 (12.05%) Supplier Management
11 9 (10.84%) Retail
11 9 (10.84%) Waterfall
12 8 (9.64%) Dependency Management
12 8 (9.64%) IP Telephony
13 7 (8.43%) Change Control
14 6 (7.23%) Matrix Management
15 5 (6.02%) Marketing
15 5 (6.02%) Games
15 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
15 5 (6.02%) ISEB
15 5 (6.02%) ITIL
15 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
15 5 (6.02%) Risk Management
15 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
15 5 (6.02%) Game Development
15 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 5 (6.02%) Mobile Development
16 4 (4.82%) CA
16 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Certification

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Open Workbench
2 3 (3.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) CA PPM
2 2 (2.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.61%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) IP Telephony
2 3 (3.61%) SMS
2 3 (3.61%) VPN
2 3 (3.61%) Firewall
3 2 (2.41%) Wireless
4 1 (1.20%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (33.73%) Finance
2 9 (10.84%) Retail
3 5 (6.02%) Marketing
3 5 (6.02%) Telecoms
3 5 (6.02%) Games
4 3 (3.61%) Law
5 2 (2.41%) Electronics
5 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.41%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.41%) User Experience
2 2 (2.41%) DTV
3 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.20%) CCTV
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (67.47%) Project Management
2 50 (60.24%) PRINCE2
3 26 (31.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (13.25%) E-Commerce
6 10 (12.05%) Supplier Management
7 9 (10.84%) Waterfall
8 8 (9.64%) Dependency Management
9 7 (8.43%) Change Control
10 6 (7.23%) Matrix Management
11 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (6.02%) ITIL
11 5 (6.02%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.02%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.02%) Mobile Development
11 5 (6.02%) Game Development
12 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
12 3 (3.61%) Migration
12 3 (3.61%) Programme Management
12 3 (3.61%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
1 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) Degree
2 13 (15.66%) APMP
3 12 (14.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (6.02%) ISEB
5 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.41%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (6.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.82%) CA
3 3 (3.61%) Google
4 2 (2.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.20%) Cisco
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Folkestone
Xchanging UK Ltd
Posted: 8 days ago
West Malling
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent and Essex Police
Posted: 16 days ago
West Malling
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Chatham
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago