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 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 31 54 32
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 28 20 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 6.57% 3.53% 9.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.81% 3.67% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 26
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -23.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £28,000 £42,128
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,100 £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
411 545 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.48% 96.12% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 356 479 332
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,080 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Leicester

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (76.19%) Project Management
2 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 17 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (19.05%) Change Control
7 7 (16.67%) Scrum
8 6 (14.29%) Retail
8 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.90%) Oracle
9 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
9 5 (11.90%) People Management
10 4 (9.52%) hybris
10 4 (9.52%) Demandware
10 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
10 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (9.52%) Magento
10 4 (9.52%) .NET
10 4 (9.52%) SAP
10 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
10 4 (9.52%) B2B
10 4 (9.52%) B2C
10 4 (9.52%) PMP
10 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
11 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
11 3 (7.14%) MS Project
11 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
11 3 (7.14%) Project Planning

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 5 (11.90%) WebSphere
2 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) MS Project
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Magento
2 1 (2.38%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.38%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SAN
1 1 (2.38%) LAN
1 1 (2.38%) VoIP
1 1 (2.38%) WAN
1 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.38%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JIRA
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 6 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
1 4 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) CSS
2 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) EPoS
3 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) UNIX
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) Project Management
2 17 (40.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
4 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.05%) Change Control
6 7 (16.67%) Scrum
7 6 (14.29%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.90%) People Management
9 4 (9.52%) B2B
9 4 (9.52%) B2C
10 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
10 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
10 3 (7.14%) Logistics
10 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.76%) Document Management
11 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
11 2 (4.76%) TDD
11 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
11 2 (4.76%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 4 (9.52%) PMP
1 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) hybris
3 4 (9.52%) Demandware
3 4 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) VMware
4 1 (2.38%) Google