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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 47 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 51 80 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.64% 7.23% 6.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 7.38% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 51 67 64
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +28.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £59,700
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
1040 1084 1021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.63% 97.92% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 926 935 870
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -23 16 £51,250 +2.50%
Maidstone +6 6 £67,500 +40.62% 1
Dartford 0 3 £45,000 -10.00%
Canterbury - 1 £47,500 -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 64 (71.91%) Project Management
2 54 (60.67%) PRINCE2
3 34 (38.20%) Finance
3 34 (38.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (20.22%) E-Commerce
6 15 (16.85%) Degree
7 14 (15.73%) Matrix Management
7 14 (15.73%) Waterfall
7 14 (15.73%) Retail
8 13 (14.61%) APMP
8 13 (14.61%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (12.36%) Change Control
11 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (11.24%) Supplier Management
12 8 (8.99%) Dependency Management
12 8 (8.99%) IP Telephony
12 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
13 6 (6.74%) Banking
14 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
14 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
14 5 (5.62%) ISEB
14 5 (5.62%) ITIL
15 4 (4.49%) CA
15 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
15 4 (4.49%) Advertising
15 4 (4.49%) Coaching
15 4 (4.49%) Marketing
15 4 (4.49%) Open Workbench

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (4.49%) Open Workbench
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) IP Telephony
2 3 (3.37%) SMS
2 3 (3.37%) SAN
3 2 (2.25%) Wireless
4 1 (1.12%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
General
1 34 (38.20%) Finance
2 14 (15.73%) Retail
3 6 (6.74%) Banking
4 4 (4.49%) Advertising
4 4 (4.49%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.49%) Marketing
5 3 (3.37%) Law
6 1 (1.12%) Legal
6 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.12%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) User Experience
4 1 (1.12%) PMI
4 1 (1.12%) DTV
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (71.91%) Project Management
2 54 (60.67%) PRINCE2
3 34 (38.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (20.22%) E-Commerce
6 14 (15.73%) Matrix Management
6 14 (15.73%) Waterfall
7 11 (12.36%) Change Control
8 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (11.24%) Supplier Management
9 8 (8.99%) Dependency Management
10 5 (5.62%) ITIL
10 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.62%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.49%) Investment Management
11 4 (4.49%) Coaching
12 3 (3.37%) SDLC
12 3 (3.37%) Content Management
12 3 (3.37%) Migration
12 3 (3.37%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 15 (16.85%) Degree
2 13 (14.61%) APMP
3 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (5.62%) ISEB
5 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (3.37%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (8.99%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) CA
3 2 (2.25%) VMware
4 1 (1.12%) SAP
4 1 (1.12%) Cisco
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Whitstable, Kent
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago