The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 28 41 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 27 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.65% 4.09% 2.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.84% 4.19% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 9
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
395 453 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.29% 97.63% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 311 396 331
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £23,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Leicester region.

Project Manager Salary Trend in Leicester

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Leicester

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 43 (75.44%) Project Management
2 26 (45.61%) Finance
3 25 (43.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (36.84%) PRINCE2
5 17 (29.82%) Change Control
6 16 (28.07%) Retail
7 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (21.05%) EPoS
8 11 (19.30%) Project Planning
9 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
10 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
10 9 (15.79%) SAP
10 9 (15.79%) WebSphere
10 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (14.04%) Marketing
11 8 (14.04%) Oracle
11 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
12 7 (12.28%) ERP
12 7 (12.28%) PMP
12 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification
12 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
12 7 (12.28%) People Management
13 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (10.53%) Scrum
13 6 (10.53%) Change Management
14 5 (8.77%) Programme Management
14 5 (8.77%) IBM
14 5 (8.77%) Windows
14 5 (8.77%) MS Project
14 5 (8.77%) Logistics

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
1 9 (15.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.77%) MS Project
3 4 (7.02%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Magento
2 3 (5.26%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.75%) Primavera
3 1 (1.75%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) LAN
1 4 (7.02%) VoIP
1 4 (7.02%) WAN
1 4 (7.02%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.75%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Retail
3 8 (14.04%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) .NET
1 3 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.51%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.05%) EPoS
2 9 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) PMI
3 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (75.44%) Project Management
2 25 (43.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (36.84%) PRINCE2
4 17 (29.82%) Change Control
5 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (19.30%) Project Planning
7 10 (17.54%) E-Commerce
8 7 (12.28%) ERP
8 7 (12.28%) People Management
9 6 (10.53%) Scrum
9 6 (10.53%) Change Management
10 5 (8.77%) Programme Management
10 5 (8.77%) Logistics
10 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
11 4 (7.02%) Line Management
11 4 (7.02%) B2B
11 4 (7.02%) B2C
12 3 (5.26%) SDLC
12 3 (5.26%) Waterfall
13 2 (3.51%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) PMP
1 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification
2 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (15.79%) SAP
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.77%) IBM
5 4 (7.02%) hybris
5 4 (7.02%) Demandware
6 1 (1.75%) Planview