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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 69 28 45
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 13 60 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.77% 7.38% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 7.68% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 22
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £53,000 £57,250
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
699 781 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 95.36% 96.06% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 587 648 557
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -31 11 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Durham -3 1 £45,000 - 1
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 51 (91.07%) Project Management
2 29 (51.79%) PRINCE2
3 21 (37.50%) Finance
4 17 (30.36%) Degree
5 14 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (21.43%) MS Project
7 9 (16.07%) Six Sigma
7 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (14.29%) Electronics
9 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
9 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
9 7 (12.50%) QA
9 7 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (10.71%) Web Development
10 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
10 6 (10.71%) ERP
10 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (8.93%) Retail
11 5 (8.93%) Logistics
11 5 (8.93%) Critical Path Analysis
11 5 (8.93%) Robotics
11 5 (8.93%) SaaS
11 5 (8.93%) Budget Control
12 4 (7.14%) Migration
12 4 (7.14%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (21.43%) MS Project
3 7 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 7 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.79%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.79%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.79%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) SaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Taleo
3 1 (1.79%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Unified Communications
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 14 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (14.29%) Electronics
4 5 (8.93%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
2 5 (8.93%) Robotics
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) PMI
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (91.07%) Project Management
2 29 (51.79%) PRINCE2
3 9 (16.07%) Six Sigma
3 9 (16.07%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (10.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (10.71%) Web Development
4 6 (10.71%) E-Commerce
4 6 (10.71%) ERP
4 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.93%) Logistics
5 5 (8.93%) Critical Path Analysis
5 5 (8.93%) Budget Control
6 4 (7.14%) Migration
6 4 (7.14%) Change Management
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum
7 3 (5.36%) ITIL
7 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.57%) SDLC
8 2 (3.57%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (30.36%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.79%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) SAP
3 2 (3.57%) JD Edwards
3 2 (3.57%) Sage
4 1 (1.79%) Sun