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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 49 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 32 32 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 4.28% 5.07% 5.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 5.25% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 32 28 33
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £22,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,150 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
714 610 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.58% 96.67% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 608 507 613
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,950 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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
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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 -19 22 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Durham - 9 £35,000 -
Teesside - 1 £55,000 -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 67 (90.54%) Project Management
2 34 (45.95%) PRINCE2
3 32 (43.24%) Finance
4 26 (35.14%) Degree
5 19 (25.68%) MS Project
5 19 (25.68%) Manufacturing
6 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
7 13 (17.57%) Electronics
8 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
8 11 (14.86%) Six Sigma
9 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (12.16%) MS PowerPoint
11 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (10.81%) Scrum
11 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
12 7 (9.46%) Change Management
12 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.46%) Retail
12 7 (9.46%) Critical Path Analysis
12 7 (9.46%) QA
12 7 (9.46%) Matrix Management
12 7 (9.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (9.46%) Budget Control
12 7 (9.46%) Embedded Systems
12 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
13 6 (8.11%) ERP
14 5 (6.76%) .NET
14 5 (6.76%) Logistics

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) Lync
Applications
1 19 (25.68%) MS Project
2 16 (21.62%) MS Excel
3 9 (12.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (9.46%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Taleo
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
General
1 32 (43.24%) Finance
2 19 (25.68%) Manufacturing
3 13 (17.57%) Electronics
4 7 (9.46%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) Java EE
2 2 (2.70%) HTML5
2 2 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Embedded Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) Robotics
3 3 (4.05%) PMI
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (90.54%) Project Management
2 34 (45.95%) PRINCE2
3 11 (14.86%) Six Sigma
4 10 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.81%) Scrum
5 8 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (9.46%) Budget Control
6 7 (9.46%) Matrix Management
6 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.46%) Critical Path Analysis
6 7 (9.46%) Change Management
7 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.11%) ERP
8 5 (6.76%) Web Development
8 5 (6.76%) Logistics
8 5 (6.76%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (6.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.41%) ITIL
9 4 (5.41%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (35.14%) Degree
2 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (9.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.05%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.35%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 11 (14.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle
2 3 (4.05%) SAP
3 2 (2.70%) JD Edwards
3 2 (2.70%) Sage
4 1 (1.35%) BT
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
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