The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the North East 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 43 25 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 40 51 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 5.26% 8.25% 3.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.57% 8.47% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 14
Average salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £52,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Project Manager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
718 602 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.47% 97.41% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 601 503 537
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Project Manager
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in the North East

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in the North East

Project Manager
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Tyne and Wear -17 31 £52,500 +23.52% 5
Durham -1 7 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Northumberland +4 2 - -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 54 (65.85%) Project Management
2 29 (35.37%) Finance
3 27 (32.93%) PRINCE2
4 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (21.95%) Degree
6 17 (20.73%) Scrum
7 14 (17.07%) MS Project
7 14 (17.07%) Manufacturing
7 14 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
9 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
10 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (10.98%) Project Planning
12 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (8.54%) Change Management
13 7 (8.54%) Retail
13 7 (8.54%) Matrix Management
13 7 (8.54%) Time Management
14 6 (7.32%) ERP
14 6 (7.32%) Electronics
14 6 (7.32%) Critical Path Analysis
14 6 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (7.32%) Budget Control
15 5 (6.10%) ITIL
15 5 (6.10%) Risk Analysis
15 5 (6.10%) SaaS
15 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
15 5 (6.10%) People Management
16 4 (4.88%) CRM
16 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Project
2 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.22%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.22%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) SaaS
General
1 29 (35.37%) Finance
2 14 (17.07%) Manufacturing
3 7 (8.54%) Retail
4 6 (7.32%) Electronics
5 3 (3.66%) Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Billing
7 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) Java EE
2 2 (2.44%) HTML5
2 2 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (1.22%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.88%) PMI
2 4 (4.88%) Robotics
3 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.66%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.22%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (65.85%) Project Management
2 27 (32.93%) PRINCE2
3 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (20.73%) Scrum
5 9 (10.98%) Project Planning
6 8 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.54%) Change Management
7 7 (8.54%) Matrix Management
7 7 (8.54%) Time Management
8 6 (7.32%) Budget Control
8 6 (7.32%) Critical Path Analysis
8 6 (7.32%) ERP
9 5 (6.10%) ITIL
9 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.10%) Risk Analysis
9 5 (6.10%) People Management
10 4 (4.88%) Logistics
10 4 (4.88%) Six Sigma
10 4 (4.88%) CRM
10 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.66%) Java
2 2 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (1.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (21.95%) Degree
2 10 (12.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) PMI Certification
4 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (3.66%) APMP
5 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) TickIT
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.22%) JDA
2 1 (1.22%) Sage
2 1 (1.22%) BT
2 1 (1.22%) RedPrairie
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle
2 1 (1.22%) SAP
2 1 (1.22%) IBM
Durham, County Durham
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne and Wear
Gem Partnership
Posted: 4 days ago
Teeside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Tyneside
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: 6 days ago