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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 49 40 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 44 68 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.46% 5.87% 5.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 6.06% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 42 54 59
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £42,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,750 £60,000
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
938 1122 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.04% 96.81% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 851 946 940
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -17 10 £52,500 +19.31% 5
Maidstone +11 3 £67,500 +22.72%
Dartford - 3 £45,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £72,500 -
Dover +5 1 £52,500 +10.52%
Canterbury - 1 £47,500 -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 72 (74.23%) Project Management
2 64 (65.98%) PRINCE2
3 39 (40.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (36.08%) Finance
5 30 (30.93%) E-Commerce
6 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (24.74%) Matrix Management
7 19 (19.59%) Retail
8 12 (12.37%) Degree
9 11 (11.34%) Waterfall
10 10 (10.31%) Change Control
10 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
12 8 (8.25%) Supplier Management
13 7 (7.22%) APMP
13 7 (7.22%) Risk Management
14 6 (6.19%) ITIL
14 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (5.15%) Dependency Management
15 5 (5.15%) Coaching
15 5 (5.15%) IP Telephony
15 5 (5.15%) Banking
15 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
16 4 (4.12%) Service Delivery
16 4 (4.12%) Change Management
16 4 (4.12%) ISEB
16 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
16 4 (4.12%) Investment Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (3.09%) Open Workbench
1 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.09%) MS Office
2 2 (2.06%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.03%) MS Project
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) CA PPM
2 2 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.15%) IP Telephony
2 3 (3.09%) SAN
3 2 (2.06%) SMS
4 1 (1.03%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
General
1 35 (36.08%) Finance
2 19 (19.59%) Retail
3 5 (5.15%) Banking
3 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.09%) Marketing
4 3 (3.09%) Law
4 3 (3.09%) Advertising
4 3 (3.09%) Publishing
5 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.06%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.06%) DTV
3 2 (2.06%) User Experience
3 2 (2.06%) Statistics
4 1 (1.03%) Informatics
4 1 (1.03%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (74.23%) Project Management
2 64 (65.98%) PRINCE2
3 39 (40.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (30.93%) E-Commerce
5 24 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (24.74%) Matrix Management
6 11 (11.34%) Waterfall
7 10 (10.31%) Change Control
8 8 (8.25%) Supplier Management
9 7 (7.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.19%) ITIL
10 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (5.15%) Dependency Management
11 5 (5.15%) Coaching
12 4 (4.12%) Service Delivery
12 4 (4.12%) Change Management
12 4 (4.12%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (4.12%) Investment Management
13 3 (3.09%) People Management
13 3 (3.09%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 12 (12.37%) Degree
2 9 (9.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (7.22%) APMP
4 4 (4.12%) ISEB
5 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.03%) PMP
6 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.09%) CA
3 2 (2.06%) VMware
3 2 (2.06%) SAP
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + PMI + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 14 hours ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
PAW Associates
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum £54-£60k +Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Excellent Benefits / Work Li
Posted: 6 days ago