The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 57 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Project Manager 16 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.57% 5.10% 5.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 5.42% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 16
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Project Manager
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
597 609 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.98% 94.13% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 521 536 331
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Northampton

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Project Manager
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Project Manager Salary Trend in Northampton

Project Manager
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Project Manager Salary Histogram in Northampton

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 20 (54.05%) Project Management
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (35.14%) Banking
4 13 (35.14%) Retail
5 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
6 11 (29.73%) Change Management
6 11 (29.73%) Retail Banking
7 9 (24.32%) Project Planning
8 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.22%) UNIX
9 6 (16.22%) ITIL
9 6 (16.22%) LAN
9 6 (16.22%) WAN
9 6 (16.22%) Migration
10 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
11 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
11 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
11 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
12 3 (8.11%) PMI
12 3 (8.11%) PMP
12 3 (8.11%) SAP
12 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.11%) Process Management
12 3 (8.11%) Scrum
12 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Project
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.41%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) LAN
1 6 (16.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Banking
2 13 (35.14%) Retail
3 11 (29.73%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) PMI
3 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Project Management
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (32.43%) PRINCE2
4 11 (29.73%) Change Management
5 9 (24.32%) Project Planning
6 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.22%) Migration
7 6 (16.22%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
9 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
9 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
10 3 (8.11%) Budget Control
10 3 (8.11%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (8.11%) Time Management
10 3 (8.11%) Process Management
10 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 3 (8.11%) Risk Assessment
11 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.41%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
1 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (8.11%) PMP
2 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (5.41%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) SAP
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.70%) IBM