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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 44 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.80% 5.80% 5.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.06% 5.96% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 30
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.05%
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
672 537 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 94.92% 97.28% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 569 421 569
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 £25,000 £24,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 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
Tyne and Wear -23 21 £50,000 +8.69% 8
Durham +18 11 £35,000 -6.66%
Teesside - 2 £55,000 -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 66 (84.62%) Project Management
2 34 (43.59%) PRINCE2
3 32 (41.03%) Finance
4 28 (35.90%) Degree
5 22 (28.21%) Manufacturing
6 19 (24.36%) MS Project
7 18 (23.08%) MS Excel
8 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (16.67%) Electronics
9 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 11 (14.10%) Six Sigma
11 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
12 9 (11.54%) Scrum
13 8 (10.26%) ERP
13 8 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
14 7 (8.97%) Embedded Systems
14 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (8.97%) Budget Control
14 7 (8.97%) Retail
14 7 (8.97%) Critical Path Analysis
14 7 (8.97%) QA
14 7 (8.97%) Matrix Management
14 7 (8.97%) MS Visio
14 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (8.97%) Change Management
15 6 (7.69%) ITIL
15 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
16 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 5 (6.41%) .NET

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.28%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (24.36%) MS Project
2 18 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 9 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (8.97%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.28%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.28%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.28%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Taleo
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Unified Communications
General
1 32 (41.03%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Manufacturing
3 13 (16.67%) Electronics
4 7 (8.97%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (1.28%) Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) Java EE
2 2 (2.56%) HTML5
2 2 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Embedded Systems
3 5 (6.41%) Robotics
4 3 (3.85%) PMI
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (84.62%) Project Management
2 34 (43.59%) PRINCE2
3 14 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.10%) Six Sigma
5 9 (11.54%) Scrum
6 8 (10.26%) ERP
6 8 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.97%) Budget Control
7 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.97%) Change Management
7 7 (8.97%) Critical Path Analysis
7 7 (8.97%) Matrix Management
8 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 6 (7.69%) ITIL
9 5 (6.41%) Logistics
9 5 (6.41%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 4 (5.13%) CRM
11 3 (3.85%) Business Analysis
11 3 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (1.28%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (35.90%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.28%) VCP4
7 1 (1.28%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.28%) TickIT
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.56%) Oracle
2 2 (2.56%) SAP
2 2 (2.56%) Sage
3 1 (1.28%) BT
3 1 (1.28%) IBM
3 1 (1.28%) JD Edwards
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago